George Harrison Net Worth: George Harrison was an English musician, singer and songwriter who had a net worth of $400 million dollars. A musician, singer-songwriter, producer, and actor, George Harrison is most widely recognized for being a member of The Beatles. He also had a very successful solo career, and founded the supergroup, The Traveling Wilburys, with Bob Dylan, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, and Roy Orbison in the late 80′s.
Born on 25 February 1943, in Los Angeles, California, US, he achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. A gifted musician, guitarist, film producer, key board player and song writer as he was, Harrison started his career back in late 1956, shortly after his father bought him a Dutch Egmond flat top acoustic guitar. The interest in music was what united Harrison with John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr in the formation of the Beatles in 1960. Soon, this best-known lineup became the greatest and most influential act of the rock era. Although, John Lennon and Paul McCartney were the band's primary songwriters, George Harrison gave his contribution in such singles like "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", "Here Comes the Sun", as well as Beatles' second most-covered song "Something". Once the band broke up in 1970, he released the triple album All Things Must Pass, which spawned two hit singles. That he was a gemstone to music proves George Harrison's number eleven position in the list of the greatest guitarists of all times. But music was not the only thing he was good at. Harrison was also a producer who co-founded the HandMade films production company in 1974 and co-founded HandMade Films in 1978. As for his private life, he was married twice and he had a son from his second marriage. In 2001, he died from lung cancer at the age of 58.