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Dick Cavett Net Worth, Wealth, and Annual Salary

Dick Cavett net worth and salary: Dick Cavett is a former American television talk show host who has a net worth of $100 million. Dick Cavett earned fame thanks to his regular appearances on nationally broadcasted television talk shows in the United States from the 1960s through the 2000s. Cavett was born on November 19, 1936 in Nebraska to parents Erabel “Era” Richards and Alva B. Cavett who both worked as educators. Cavett was married to Caroline Nye McGeoy from 1964 until her death on July 14, 2006. He married author Martha Rogers in 2010. Cavett attended Yale University where he acted in and directed drama plays on campus. During his senior year at Yale he changed his major from English to Drama. He routinely took any opportunity he could to meet stars, even hanging out backstage pretending to be a member of the media. Cavett had many odd jobs while pursuing his career such as store detective, label typist for a Wall Street firm and also as a copy boy.

Dick Cavett Wealth Stats: Salary, Net Worth, and More

Dick Cavett's net worth, salary and other interesting facts:

Dick Cavett Wealth Info
Net Worth$100 Million
Date of BirthNovember 19, 1936 (age 87 years)
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
ProfessionActor, Comedian, Presenter, Screenwriter, Voice Actor
NationalityUnited States of America

Inspirational Quotes by Dick Cavett

When I was a kid in Nebraska, a cantankerous farmer, known for plinking with his '22 at passing cars in which he perceived enemies, ingeniously rigged up a shotgun in his house, trained on the inside of his front door so as to widely distribute any intruder.

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I would not ever try to be a show intellectual, which I was accused of doing a while on ABC. I thought you were supposed to read the guests' books.

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Can you picture yourself at the age 60 doing what you do now?

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I've actually gotten so I don't associate television with entertainment very much.

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The brain process that results in a joke materializing where no joke was before remains a mystery. I'm not aware of any scholarly, scientific or neurological studies on the subject.

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