Carlos Ray Norris known as Chuck Norris and Ground Norris is an American Martial Artist, screen writer, musician, politician, author and producer who was born in March 10, 1940. Norris is considered to be one of the richest celebrities of US. He achieved lots of international awards on martial arts. His net worth is valued $70 million.
Chuck Norris began to earn after starting acting and also hourgh teaching Martial arts.He gained world wide fame and appreciation by acting in several movies and TV series.
Chuck Norris was a Martial artist before starting his career as an actor. In the year 1958 he joined the Air Force as an Air Policeman in United States Air force. Subsequently he in the foundation of Republic of Korea and he was nicknamed as Chuck. There he started his training in Tang Soo Do, it's a form of karate. He eventually achieved the black belt. Later on in Tae Kwon Do he was awarded as 8th degree Black Belt Grand Master.
Chuck started his career in Karate tournament in 1964. The founder of his own school of martial art, Chun Kuk Do, was defeated in his first two tournaments with Lewis and Allen Steen. He also was defeated in other three matches at International Karate Championships. He scored victories over lots of players including Lewis by 1967. For the most tournament wins of the year he won Karate's Triple Crown in 1969.
Black Belt Chuck Norris
Norris's martial skills also gave him an opportunity be an actor. In 1969, he gave his debut in the movie, 'The Wrecking Crew' (uncredited). He also appeared in Bruce Lee's super hit directorial debut, 'The Wrecking Crew'.
Bruce Lee And Chuck Norris
Chuck's net worth is beyond anybody's imagination. He was born in the ordinary family where he had to face lots of problem. Though his father was not supportive of his martial and acting skills he made it as one of the 10th richest celebrities. His net worth is $70 million.
It's unbelievable to know that Chuck Norris's salary per movie was $10000 in 1977 for the movie 'Breaker'. Now he is the owner of million dollars. He lives in Northwest hill, Dallas house worth $1.2 million. He has car 'Ford Mustang', its value is $33200.
Chuck Norris also got involved in politics. Since, 1988 he has reportedly denoted $32000 to 'A Noted Republic Party' to the party members. He also has the endorsement in of Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee for president from October 22, 2007.