Michael Landon Net Worth
Michael Landon net worth and salary: Michael Landon was an American actor, writer, producer, and director who had a net worth equal to $40 million in today's dollars at the time of his death in 1991. Michael Landon was born in Queens, New York in October 1936 and passed away in July 1991. If Michael was alive today, he would be 81 years old and could be worth well over $100 million.
He was best known for starring as Joseph "Little Joe" Cartwright in the television series Bonanza from 1959 to 1973, Charles Ingalls in the TV series Little House on the Prairie from 1974 to 1983, and Jonathan Smith in the series Highway to Heaven from 1984 to 1989. He appeared on the cover of TV Guide 22 times which put him in second place behind Lucille Ball. In 1979 he was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Television Series – Drama for Little House on the Prairie. Landon received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 1500 N. Vine Street in 1984. He was married three times and had nine children. Michael Landon passed away on July 1, 1991 at 54 years of age from pancreatic cancer.
Real Estate: Michael Landon owned several pieces of valuable real estate during his time. He owned a seven bedroom mansion in Malibu that featured 70 feet of ocean frontage. He sold that house in 1989 for $6 million which is equal to around $11 million today. In 2014, an updated version of that home sold for $40 million. Michael owned another mansion in Malibu canyon that was much more private. This second property is an equestrian compound that has a 9000 square foot home. His surviving family still owns that property today. In 2015, Michael's widow Cindy Landon spent $7.5 million on a mansion above Malibu's Broad Beach. She proceeded to renovate the property to the studs. She listed the home for sale in 2018 for $18 million but did not find a buyer. She proceeded to rent the house for $100,000 per month until, in 2019, she found a buyer for $15.7 million. The buyer? Television tycoon Seth MacFarlane.
|Net Worth:||$40 Million|
|Date of Birth:||1936-10-31|
|Height:||5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)|
|Profession:||Actor, Screenwriter, Television Producer, Television Director|
|Nationality:||United States of America|