Katherine Ross
Katharine Ross
Celebrated Name: Katharine Ross
Real Name/Full Name: Katharine Juliet Ross
Gender: Female
Age: 84 years old
Birth Date: January 29, 1940
Birth Place: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 5’5″ (165 cm)
Weight: 60 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Joel Fabiani (m. 1960; div. 1962), John Marion (m. 1964; div. 1967), Conrad Hall (m. 1969; div. 1974), Gaetano Lisi (m. 1974; div. 1979), Sam Elliott (m. 1984)
Husband/Spouse (Name): Sam Elliott
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Cleo Rose Elliott
Dating/Boyfriend (Name): No
Is Katharine Ross Lesbian/Gay?: No
Profession: Actress
Salary: NA
Net Worth in 2024: $6 million
Last Updated: February 2024

Katharine Ross is an accomplished US stage and film actress. She rose to stardom with her role in a comedy-drama movie, ‘The Graduate. Her performance was globally admired and got her nomination for an Oscar. She appeared in another Oscar-winning movie ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.’ The film was a grand success and established Katharine as a professional actress in the US film industry. She performed in a horror thriller, ‘The Stepford Wives’, that gathered a huge appreciation. In addition to the movie, she has also appeared in various television shows like ‘Run for Your Life,’ ‘The Road West,’ and ‘The Alfred Hitchcock Hour.’

Her most recent film was the American drama named ‘The Hero.’ She has also been an author of various books for kids that includes ‘Grover, Grover come on over!’, ‘The Fuzzytail Friends,’ and ‘The Great Egg Hunt.’

Maybe you know about Katharine Ross 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 Katharine Ross’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 & Biography

Katharine was born in Hollywood, California. Her father, Dudley Ross, has served in the Navy and for the Associated Press. Her mother, Katharine Hall, was a homemaker. Due to her dad was into the Navy, their family had to move to different places. She, along with her family, moved to Walnut Creek, California, where she spent her childhood. She did her graduation from Las Lomas High School in the year 1957.

She then went to Diablo Valley College for pursuing higher studies. She got the opportunity to work onscreen on a student film. She enrolled at Santa Rosa Junior College in 1957 and studied acting for one year under the production house of The King and I. She did not complete the course and dropped out after a year. As she wanted to make her full-time career in acting, she moved to San Francisco.  Ross was an avid horse rider in her teenage years.

On reaching San Francisco, she had joined “The Actors “workshop for three years from 1959 to 1962. She appeared nude on stage for the movie “The Balcony” by Jean Genet. In 1964, she got cast by John Houseman in the production of “King Lear.”

Personal Life

Katharine had been in several marriages. From 1960 to 1962, she was married to actor Joel Fabiani. Unfortunately, her marriage didn’t succeed. From 1964 to 1967, she was married to John Marion. In 1969, she tied a wedding knot with cinematographer Conrad Hall, but it ended in 1973. She again got married to Gaetano “Tom” Lisi in 1975. The couple got separated in 1979. Ross got married to actor Sam Elliot in May 1984. The couple has a daughter Cleo Rose Elliott.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on January 29, 1940, Katharine Ross is 84 years old as of today’s date 23rd February 2024. Her height is 5’5″ (165 cm) tall, and her weight is 60 kg.


Katharine has dozen numerous movies, some of her major works that got her immense fame are:

Katharine got to perform in one of the successful American comedy films ’The Graduate.’ This movie was based on a novel by Charles Webb that has the same name. This film had been a significant success. It won the “Academy Award” for Best Director.

In 1969, Katharine was seen in another film ‘Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.’ This film was highly successful and has made a massive collection at the Box office. It received countless positive reviews and numerous awards that include the most prestigious award “Oscars” for four times.

Her other significant film, The Stepford Wives’ was released in 1975. Though the film got mixed reviews, her performance in the movie was very much appreciated.

Awards & Achievements

Katharine has been honored with several awards throughout her career span:

Golden Globe Awards

  • In 1977 Best Actress in a Supporting Role – Motion Picture For The Movie Voyage of the Damned released in 1976
  • In 1968 Most Promising Newcomer – Female For The Movie The Graduate released in 1967

BAFTA Awards

  • In 1971 Best Actress For The Movie “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” released in 1969
  • In 1971 Best Actress For The Movie “Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here” released in 1969

Net Worth & Salary of Katharine Ross in 2024

Katherine Ross Net Worth
Katharine Ross Net Worth

Katharine Ross is an acclaimed US actress that is known for her notable acting performances in “The Graduate,” “the Sundance Kid,” “Butch Cassidy,” “Voyage of the Damned,” and “The Stepford Wives.” As of February 2024, she has an estimated net worth of $6 million.

Katharine Ross is a multi-faceted personality and a talented artist. Throughout her career, she has performed in Oscar-winning movies, and several popular television series and stage shows. She has also written a few books that have gained worldwide recognition.  The recognition and fame, she has received on a global level, has established her as a successful American actress.


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