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How Much is Bill Cosby net worth? Know about his Career and Awards

Ashmita Karki Wed Jun, 2017
How Much is Bill Cosby net worth? Know about his Career and Awards

Bill Cosby counted as one of the most successful artists of all time is considered as one of the best comedian and television star of his day. Cosby has had an incredible career, and there’s no doubt in his success as he was a very talented man with strong dedication and passion in whatever he did. His prosperity is known by many as Cosby had everyone’s eyes on him when he was in fame. 

If you are wondering about the amount of money the star made on during his career, then here’s something that’ll make your jaw drop. Bill Cosby has an amazing net worth of $400 million. Read more about the superstar:

Bill Cosby entry in the world of fame

Philadelphia raised Cosby left school at an early age to pursue his career in Navy. However, he graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a doctorate in Education. 

Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby

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He performed his first stand-up act a club in Philadelphia which eventually became a door opener for Cosby. He got featured on ‘The Tonight Show’ and later produced series of comedy albums in the 60s which became super successful. 

Bill Cosby glorious career

Cosby also started to appear in TV series including ‘The Dick Van Dyke Show’ and the action series ‘I Spy.' Later he launched his show named ‘The Cosby Show’ which became one of his most successful steps. It remained at the top of the Nielsen ratings for five consecutive years as they show started from 1984 and ended in 1992. 


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In 1996, he released his another sitcom named ‘Cosby’ which lasted till 2000. Apart from that, he hosted various other shows including ‘Kids Say the Darndest Things’ and hit game shows. He got many brand endorsement offers in his lap. He represented some famous brands like ‘Kodak,' ‘Coca-cola,' ‘Jell-O’ and ‘Ford.' 

Bill Cosby long list of awards

In between 1965 and 1987, Cosby won Grammy Awards for Best Comedy Performance seven times. His roles on ‘The Dick Van Dyke Show ‘and ‘I Spy’ made him win three consecutive awards. 

Bill Cosby Posing with Bob Hope Humanitarian Award

Bill Cosby Posing with Bob Hope Humanitarian Award

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Honestly, Cosby’s list of awards is long. His other awards include Golden Globe Award, NAACP for Image Award, Daytime Emmy Award, Kids’ Choice Award, Primetime Emmy Award, People’s Choice Award, and so on.

Bill Cosby house and car

In case you are wondering about the man with $400 net worth’s houses, then we are delighted to inform you that Cosby lives in his gorgeous mansions in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts and Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. Apart from that, he also owns another huge house in Los Angeles, California.

Also read: Bill Cosby rape allegation and what his daughters have to say about him.

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Bill Cosby’s career has been quite a ride. Having an intense look at his amazing work, it’s clear how he earned such a huge net worth of $400 million. However, it is not just about the money he made; he has been recognized and honored for his unbelievable talents as well making him win so many awards.