Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola
Celebrated Name: Francis Ford Coppola
Real Name/Full Name: Francis Ford Coppola
Gender: Male
Age: 85 years old
Birth Date: 7 April 1939
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.82 m
Weight: 76 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Eleanor Coppola (m. 1963)
Children: Yes (Sofia Coppola, Roman Coppola, Gian-Carlo Coppola)
Profession: Film director, producer, screenwriter, film composer, and vintner
Net Worth in 2024: $320 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Francis Ford Coppola is one of the most significant filmmakers that have been able to make a name for himself. Among the careers, he combined include film directing, screenwriter, film composer, and producer. Coppola is the guy that is that gets credit for the new Hollywood wave of film-making.

Maybe you know about Francis Ford Coppola very well But do you know how old and tall is he, and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Francis Ford Coppola’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

Francis was born in 1939 on 7th April as Francis Ford Coppola to Carmine and Italia Coppola. He was born in Detroit, Michigan. He was a child of Carmine Coppola and Italia Coppola. He has one brother and one sister.

His elder brother was August Coppola, and his young sister, who is an actress, is known as Talia Shire. After he was born, his family was forced to move to New York and settled in Woodlands, Queens, when he grew up. The reason they had to move to this new place is, his father got named principal flutist for the NBC Symphony Orchestra. His childhood was not as rosy as he contracted polio and was bedridden for some time.

At that moment, he got involved with homemade puppets theater productions. He was interested in Engineering and technology. Coppola won a scholarship to the New York Military Academy. He graduated from Great Neck North High School. Coppola then joined Hofstra College. He studied there until he graduated with a major in theatre arts. Coppola has only one wife. Together, they have three children. The names of the three children are Gian-Carlo, Roman as well as Sofia Coppola.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 7 April 1939, Francis Ford Coppola is 85 years old as of today’s date 19th June 2024. His height is 1.82 m tall, and his weight is 76 kg.


His career started in the year 1960. Coppola worked at UCLA Film School for graduate work in a movie. In the year 1962, He directed a short horror movie named The Two Christophers. Corman made him his assistant, and the first thing he did for him was simple.

He had to dub as well as modify Nebo Zovyot, which is a science fiction movie film. After doing an excellent job, Corman hired him as a dialogue director on Tower London, Soundman for the Young Racers, and in addition to that an Assistant producer of the Terror. Even as he worked in films, Coppola ventured into other businesses.

Francis started the winemaking industry in Napa Valley, California. He also invested in Uptown Theater, California refurbishment. He is the founder Francis Ford Coppola Presents, a lifestyle brand. With this, he quickly markets products from companies he possesses or even manages. It has resorts, winery, movies, a literary magazine, videos, pasta as well as pasta sauces by the name Mammarella Foods.

Awards & Achievements

Francis Ford Coppola has been able to win multiple prizes for his excellent work. During the Venice Film festival, he received a Golden Lion Honorary Award. That was in the year 1992. He has also been able to earn a Lifetime Achievement in 1998 at the Directors Guild of America Awards.

In the year 2002, he was honored at the San Sebastian International Film Festival for his successful career in the film industry. He has been able to win the Lifetime Achievement Award, just to mention a few.

Net Worth & Salary of Francis Ford Coppola in 2024

Francis Ford Coppola Net Worth 2019As of June 2024, Francis Ford Coppola has an estimated net worth of over $320 million. His primary source of this wealth has been from his career profession in directing, screenwriting, and producing. He has also been able to invest in other business ventures, including a winery, real estate, among many others.

Francis Ford Coppola’s hunger for success, the hard work he puts into everything he does, has majorly contributed to this current net worth. He is currently among the prosperous and wealthiest Americans’ personalities.


  1. I have enjoyed Mr. Coppola’s work since the ‘Outsiders’. I’m from Tulsa, well acquainted with the West Side (West of The Arkansas River) I went to General MclLain High School (North Side, working class, American Airlines, Douglas Aircraft, etc.) We Beat up the Southside Soc’s for weekend fun, never contested the West Side Greasers, nor Booker T, All Black 1960’s. My sister was the Hotel Concierge for cast and crew, Excelsior as I recall. I was a Tank Commander with The Big Red One, Vietnam 69-70. Quarter Cav, A Trp. Patton Series M48 A1, 90mm .50 on Top, Jungle Buster. Good Ride for a 20 yr old Buck Sgt. youngest ever I was told and suspected. Born December 1, 1949, same day as Pablo Escobar, in the lobby of The Mason Hotel, home to the largest gun collection in the world, next to The Will Rogers Hotel, Claremore, just north of Tulsa, dad said roads were bad didn’t drive in the hospital until after the fact. All Mr. Coppola’s work is very personal to me, as if he knows me quite well. Wonderful every time. I was a Carpenter (still some) and a very good one. Biomedical Electronic Engineer (retired Air Force Academy trained in Manitou Springs, CO. 1972-), Armored Intelligence Reconnaissance, 11 Delta, US Army 68-70. Married Candy Canterbury, Lansing, MI. Waikiki, August 21, 1971 (Hawai’i Statehood Day*) Divorced Maui, 1981. One Son T.J. General McLain (G.I. Joe) I was class president in 67. Unblemished Military Record, handsomely decorated . My dad, J Leon Mason, B-17, S. Pacific, DFC, DSC, bucket of stars. Mother a Jew, didn’t like men much, especially me and dad. one sister, cruel witch, murdering thug. Please let Mr. Coppola know of my affection, and I’m ready, if he would enjoy, to bring the goddamn house down. I know who I am and I know what I’m doing, well educated, and well rehearsed. It’s damn hard to lose a gunfight when early a day or two. Donald J
    Delta 1 Alpha
    King of Scots/Senior Chief (duty specific) Cherokee
    Jungian at heart (Synchronicity, I have a truckload or two of hard irrefutable evidence)
    Live here Colorado Springs, Manitou, Garden of the Gods, just straight down from Will Rogers Shine, here on 8th St. A-1 Village, RV and Add-On.
    Einstein said it best “It’s ALL about Goddamn TIME” it was, Universal Oscillation, Mother’s day (to beat hell) 2019. Let the world know, IF you’ve got something to shoot; SHOOT IT! I’m ‘IT’
    Donald IV


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