Carly Simon
Carly Simon
Celebrated Name: Carly Simon
Real Name/Full Name: Carly Elisabeth Simon
Gender: Female
Age: 79 years old
Birth Date: 25 June 1945
Birth Place: The Bronx, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.79 m
Weight: 58 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
James Hart (m. 1987–2007), James Taylor (m. 1972–1983)
Children: Yes (Sally Taylor, Ben Taylor)
Profession: American singer-songwriter, musician, and children’s author
Net Worth in 2024: $80 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Carly Simon is a very popular American singer, songwriter, and author of children’s books. She gained popularity in the early 1970s after the release of several singles that became hits. Carly Simon has had a very successful career in music bagging the most coveted awards. She has a total of 39 albums in her name. Apart from music, Carly has featured in several films and television films.

Maybe you know about Carly Simon very well But do you know how old and tall is she, and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Carly Simon’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early life

Carly was born in the year 1945 on June 25th. She was born in New York in the United States of America. Her parents were Richard Simon and Andrea Heinemann Simon. Her father founded ‘Simon&Schuster.’ Her mother used to work as a rights activist.

Carly began to experience stuttering, which was very severe. Then she was only eight years old. A certain psychiatrist did all that was possible, but it proved quite difficult. Carly found solace in singing and songwriting. Funny enough, she could sing very well with no staggering.

Carly grew up in Riverdale, New York City. She has two sisters. The name of the two sisters is Joanna and Lucy. Joanna was born in the year 1943, while Lucy was born in the year 1947. Their parents raised them as Catholics. She did attend Riverdale Country School. Carly Simon did complete her studies in this school. She later joined Sarah Lawrence College. Carly did not succeed in completing her studies in college as she dropped out to follow her passion. Her passion was to make music. She came to be a successful musician.

Personal Life

Simon wed James Taylor, who was a singer also. Together they had two children. The names of the children were: Sarah Maria Taylor and Benjamin Simon Taylor. Their marriage hit bedrock, and they got divorced in the year 1983. Simon remarried James Hart in 1987, and they too divorced in 2007.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 25 June 1945, Carly Simon is 79 years old as of today’s date 11th July 2024. Her height is 1.79 m tall, and her weight is 58 kg.


Carly Simon began her career in music in the 1960s. She stated as a group together with her sister Lucy Simon. They adopted the name ‘The Simon Sisters’. However, after the marriage of Lucy, Lucy did quit music to focus on her marriage. During their working together, they were able to release three albums. Carly did not give up on music. She launched her solo career as a musician. Her career rose and shone to become among the most successful singers and songwriters in the history of music.

In the year 1971, that’s when she was able to release her first album. The album was entitled ‘Carly Simon.’ This album had a single that took position ten on the Billboard Top Chart. In the same year, Carly went on to release her second album. Her career rose, and in the 1980s, she received multiple awards for her song ‘Let The River Run.’

Among the awards, the song won included, Grammy awards, Oscar Award, and the Golden Globe Awards. In her career as a musician, she has been able to release a record 39 albums. She has also had quite an impressive career as an actress.

Awards and Achievements

Carly Simon has been to receive numerous awards and nominations. Among the awards she has received Academy Awards, Boston Music Awards, CableAce Awards, Golden Globe Awards, and Grammy awards. She has received tens of nominations for various awards. Her songs were able to receive various certifications.

Net Worth & Salary of Carly Simon in 2024

Carly Simon Net Worth
Carly Simon Net Worth

As of July 2024, Carly Simon has a net worth of over $80 million. Her wealth has mainly come from her career as a musician. Carly has authored several children’s books that also added a good amount of income to her bank account. She did feature in various movies and television films. This contributed to her huge current net worth.

Carly Simon has proven that talent, combined with hard work and determination, can propel you to higher heights.


  1. Have liked and followed he since 70’s. Have all her recorded music as well as her books. Hope to see her in person, in Fall of 2020 at Radio City Music Hall. Had tickets for 2019 concert that was cancelled due to Carina Virus. Since I am almost 84 I hope it is rescheduled soon.


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