Jordan Belfort Biography

Published On Dec 29, 2016
Facts of Jordan Belfort
Date of Birth: 1962 , July-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
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Belfort spent 22 months in prison as part of an agreement under which he gave testimony against numerous partners and subordinates in his fraud scheme. Jordan Belfort published his memoir, The Wolf of Wall Street, using one of his nicknames as the title in 2008.

His nationality is American and belongs to white ethnicity. Belfort divorce his first life partner Denise Lombardo and later got married for the second time with Nadine Caridi, a British-born model whom he met at a party. He has two children with Nadine. His net worth is estimated more than $100 million in 2016.

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Jordan Ross Belfort Birth

July 9 , 1962

Jordan Ross Belfort born in Queens, New York, on July 9, 1962 is an American author, motivational speaker, and former stockbroker. His parents Leah and Max Belfort are both accountants and he was raised in Bayside, Queens.

Jordan Ross Belfort Career


In his early childhood he earned $20,000 selling Italian ice from styrofoam coolers to people at a local beach. In the starting of his career he became a door-to-door meat and seafood salesman on Long Island, New York. A movie based on his books The Wolf of Wall Street and Catching the Wolf of Wall Street opened in 2013 starring DiCaprio as Belfort, Jonah Hill, and Margot Robbie.

Jordan Ross Belfort Marriage


Belfort was married twice and is the father of two children. Denise Lombardo became his first wife in 1985 when he was still trying to make it in the stock market business.
Nadine and Belfort started an affair while he was still married to Denise. Then the couple married in 1991 in the Caribbean, had two children together daughter Chandler and son Carter.

Jordan Ross Belfort Divorce


His first wife is Denise Lombardo they latter get divorce in 1991. Cause of their divorce is he had started an affair with Nadine Caridi. Jordan and Nadine got married to Nadine in 1991 in the Caribbean, from her he got two children.

Jordan Ross Belfort Net Worth


Jordan Belfort is a Motivational Speaker,former stockbroker and Author. His net worth is in the negative as he’s indebted to the tune of more than $100 million. His source of net worth is his motivational speech and being a former stockbroker he makes enough money to increase his net worth.

Jordan Ross Belfort Graduation


Belfort has  graduate from American University with a degree in biology. Again he planned on using the money earned with Loewenstern to pay for dental school and he enrolled at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, the oldest dental school in the United States.

Jordan Ross Belfort Film


he wrote two books named The Wolf of Wall Street and Catching the Wolf of Wall Street  which is related to his life story. His life events like fraud, drug abuse and multiple affairs was taken to the big screen in the 2013 movie The Wolf of Wall Street, starring Leonardo DiCaprio.