|Real Name/Full Name:
|79 years old
|19 August 1944
|Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
|Judith Ohlbaum (m, 1971; d, 1976)
Georgia Lee Noble (m, 1978; d, 1999)
Inga Marie Mahoney (m, 2001)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (Oran Canfield, Kyle Dania Canfield, Christopher N. Canfield, Travis Mahoney, and Riley Jane Mahoney)
|Is Jack Canfield Gay?:
|Author, Motivational Speaker, Corporate Trainer, and Entrepreneur.
|Net Worth in 2024:
Jack Canfield is a popular American author and motivational speaker, corporate trainer, and entrepreneur. He is most well known for being the co-author of the “Chicken Soup for the Soul series, which has upwards of 250 titles and 500 million copies in print in over 40 languages. He is also the co-author of “The Success Principles: How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be.”
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Early Life & Biography
Jack Canfield was born on 19th of August 1944 in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S. but spent his teen years in Wheeling, West Virginia. When it comes to his education, he has attended Linsly Military Institute from where he graduated in 1962. He received an A.B. in Chinese History from Harvard University in 1966. He then joined the University of Massachusetts Amherst from where he completed his M.Ed. in 1973. He has also been the recipient of an honorary Ph.D. from the University of Santa Monica in 1981.
Jack Canfield married Judith Ohlbaum in 1971 and had two children with her, before getting divorced in 1976. A couple of years later, he married Georgia Lee Noble in 1978 and had a child with her before getting divorced in 1999. He then married Inga Marie Mahoney in 2001 and has two children with her.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 19 August 1944, Jack Canfield is 79 years old as of 21st February 2024. His height and weight is currently not available.
Jack Canfield’s career began in 1967 when he taught a year of high school in Chicago, Illinois. He has also worked at the Clinton Job Corps Center in Iowa and the W. Clement and Jessie V. Stone Foundation in Chicago. He has also co-authored the 1976 book “100 Ways to Enhance Self-Concept in the Classroom”. He has run a residential Gestalt center called the New England Center for Personal and Organizational Development in the period between 1971 and 1979.
He is the founder and the CEO of The Canfield Training Group in Santa Barbara, California, and founder of The Foundation for Self-Esteem in Culver City, California. He hosts a radio program and writes a column for a newspaper as well. He is a great writer as 7 of his books have been a New York Times Best Seller. His most popular books include “The Power of Focus,” “The Aladdin Factor,” “Dare to Win,” and “The Success Principles: How to Get from Where You Are to Where You Want to Be.”
In 1993, he co-authored the book “Chicken Soup for the Soul” with Mark Victor Hansen, which became the 3rd best-selling book during the 90s. He has also co-authored dozens of books in the same series. In his widely popular book, “The Success Principles: How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Be,” he detailed the lessons for achieving goals and leading a successful life. In January of 2015, a 10th Anniversary edition of “Success Principles” was released, in which he detailed the ways by which one can overcome the challenges and grab opportunities in today’s digital age.
Awards & Achievements
Here is a list covering the Awards and Achievements earned by Jack Canfield:
- He was named one of the Ten Outstanding Young Men of America (TOYA) by the U.S. Jaycees in 1978.
- He holds a Guinness World Record for having seven books on the New York Times best-seller list at the same time.
Net Worth & Salary of Jack Canfield in 2024
As of February 2024, Jack Canfield has gathered a net worth of $25 Million. He has accumulated most of his earnings from his career as a writer. He is most popular for creating the book series, Chicken soup for the Soul. He even holds a Guinness World Record for having seven books on the New York Times best-seller list at the same time. Also, he hosts a radio program and writes a column for a newspaper as well. Also, he is the founder of The Canfield Training Group and The Foundation for Self-Esteem, both of which are based in California.
Jack Canfield is a man of many talents. He is the founder of The Canfield Training Group and The Foundation for Self-Esteem in addition to being a writer and hosting a radio show. Before that, he had even taught in high school. This proves how hardworking and dedicated he is, something which we can all take from his life. Here’s wishing him the best of luck for all his future endeavors and hope he keeps inspiring us like he always has.