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Date of Birth: 1955 , May-10
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Name Rick Steves
Birth Name Richard Steves
Nick Name Rick
Father Dick Steves
Mother June Erna Steves
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Edmonds, Washington
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Profession Author
Net Worth $10 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Blonde
Famous for Rick Steves' Europe
Married Yes
Married to Anne Steves
Children Jackie Steves, Andy Steves
Divorce Anne Steves (m. 2010)
Education University of Washington
Awards Not Yet
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Wiki, Instagram
Movies Rick Steves: Greece and Turkey 2000-2009
TV Show Rick Steves' Europe
Sisters Jan Steves

Quick Timeline of Rick Steves

1955 Born in Barstow, California, the United States
2017 Rick Steve's Net worth
2010 Divorced Anne Steves
2017 Decided to Donate
2010 Spoke about Legalizing Marijuana

Detail Timeline of Rick Steves

May 10 , 1955

Born in Barstow, California, the United States

An American author and television personality, who hosts the American Public Television series, Rick Steves Europe, Richard Rick Steves was born on May 10, 1955, in Barstow, California, the United States. His parent's names are Dick Steves, father, and mother, June Erna Steves.  

2017

Rick Steve's Net worth

Rick Steve is one of the listed personality to be noticed at the current time. According to 2017, his net worth is estimated at around $10 million.

           

2010

Divorced Anne Steves

Rick Steves got married to a long-dated girlfriend named Anne Steves and the couple got two children named Andy Steves and Jackie Steves. However, the couple got divorced in the year of 2010. The reason behind their separation still hidden from the public.  

2017

Decided to Donate

Rick Steves has decided to donate $1 for every $1 spent on his website in the year of 2017. Likewise, he is also a kind-hearted man who has supported numbers of homeless people by providing transitional housing. 

2010

Spoke about Legalizing Marijuana

Rick Steve spoke about legalising marijuana in the year of 2010, where he describes that marijuana is a soft drug just like tobacco and alcohol. Besides, he also served on the non-profit organization, Advisory Board of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. 

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Rick Steves is an American author and television personality, who hosts the American Public Television series, Rick Steves Europe. He is also best-known for writing travel guides and for having a public radio travel show called Travel with Rick.

Rick Steves was born as Richard Rick Steves on May 10, 1955, in Barstow, California, the United States, to Dick Steves, father, and June Erna Steves, mother. He is an elder sister named Jan Steves, who by profession is an Iditarod racer. He is an American by nationality and his ethnicity is white.

Rick Steves graduated from the University of Washington where he received a degree in Business Administration and European History. He then started his career by teaching travel classes and working as a tour guide in the summer. Likewise, Rick Steves used to assist his father in his piano workshop as a child through which he learned much about the piano.

Afterward, Rick commenced storefront business in Edmonds, Washington, north of Seattle, as a travel center and a piano teaching studio. Likewise, Rick Steves also started publishing travel books and country guidebooks addressing various adventures and travels of his own, which became the bestselling international guidebooks in the United States.

Talented Rick has spoken about legalizing the marijuana and served on the non-profit organization, Advisory Board of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws. Moreover, he also supported homeless people providing transitional housing. Currently, Rick Steves has stated about donating $1 for every dollar spent on his website.

Moving towards his personal life, Rick got married to a long-dated girlfriend named Anne Steves. The couple got married in St. Thomas of Villanova. They have two children including a son named Andy Steves and daughter, Jackie Steves. The couple was having a magnificent time, but suddenly, Anne Steves filed divorce against him and separated in 2010. The reason behind Rick Steve and Anne Steves separation is yet to be revealed.   

Rick Steves is one of the listed personality to be noticed at the current time. He earns a good amount of salary from his traveling professions. As of 2017, his net worth is estimated at around $10 million. A large part of his net worth comprises of his earnings and salary from the networking channels, which pay from his traveling shows.