Oliver Hardy Net Worth
Oliver Hardy net worth: Oliver Hardy was an American comic actor who had a net worth of $500 thousand. Oliver Hardy was born in Harlem, Georgia in January 1892 and passed away in August 1957. He was best known for being one of half of the duo Laurel and Hardy with Stan Laurel.
Laurel and Hardy had great success during the silent film era from 1927 to 1951. The duo appeared in more than 100 films, shorts, and cameo roles. Hardy's first credit was in the 1914 film Outwitting Dad and he has more than 400 acting credits to his name. Hardy was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1960 at 1500 Vine Street. He is celebrated annually at the Oliver Hardy Festival in his hometown which also features the Laurel and Hardy Museum. Oliver Hardy passed away on August 7, 1957 at 65 years old from cerebral thrombosis. Unfortunately, Oliver and Stan never really were able to benefit financially from their massive success. At the end of his life in the early 1960s, Stan Laurel was living in a cheap Santa Monica apartment out of necessity. The duo claims that much of their money went to producers and managers who technically owned their image. For Stan Laurel, he also lost much of his fortune in several divorces.
|Net Worth:||$500 Thousand|
|Date of Birth:||Jan 18, 1892 - Aug 7, 1957 (65 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft (1.85 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|