Robert Bigelow
Robert Bigelow
Celebrated Name: Robert Bigelow
Real Name/Full Name: Robert Thomas Bigelow
Gender: Male
Age: 78 years old
Birth Date: May 12, 1945
Birth Place: Nevada, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.70 m
Weight: 70 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Wife/Spouse (Name): N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): N/A
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Robert Bigelow Gay?: No
Profession: Businessman
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $1 billion
Last Updated: April 2024

Robert Thomas Bigelow is an American businessman. He is the founder of Bigelow Aerospace and also owns the hotel chain Budget Suites of America. In his real estate career, Bigelow built approximately 15,000 units and purchased another 8,000.

Maybe you know about Robert Bigelow 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 Robert Bigelow’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

Robert Bigelow grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada, and attended Highland Elementary School. He was exposed to science by witnessing a number of nuclear weapon tests and conducted about 70 miles northwest in the city. He entered the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1962 to study banking and real estate. He graduated from Arizona State University in 1967. It is also heard that at the age of 12, he decided that his future lay in space travel. Despite his limitation, he was only eager to choose this profession to get rich.

Personal Life

A very little is known about Bigelow’s personal life. Many years from the late 1960s through the 1990s, he developed commercial real estate hotels and apartments. He founded Bigelow Aerospace in 1999.

Bigelow BEAM module was launched to the international space station on April 8, 2016, on the eighth SpaceX cargo resupply mission.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 12 March 1945 , Robert Bigelow is 79 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is  1.7 m tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


He is one of the most famous businessmen with some of the expedition research in space and science.

Bigelow’s plan has indicated that he spends upto $500 million to develop the first commercial space station, which is around 33% of the $1.5 billion that NASA expended on a single space shuttle mission. His Aerospace has launched two experimental space modules, namely Genesis I and Genesis II. He also has plans for full-scale manned space habitats to be used as orbital hotels, research labs, and factories.

In 2013 Bigelow indicated that the reason he got into the commercial real estate business was to obtain the resources to be able to fund a team that could develop space destinations.

In 1995, Bigelow founded the National Institute for Discovery Science for the purpose of research and advance studies of various fringe and paranormal topics, most notably ufology.

Awards & Achievements

Robert Bigelow is one of the most famous businessmen with some of the most remarkable achievements.

He founded the National Institute for Discovery Science.

Net Worth & Salary of Robert Bigelow in 2024

Robert Bigelow Net Worth
Robert Bigelow Net Worth

The net worth of Robert Bigelow is $1 billion as of April 2024. He earned most of this money through his research and also by using his business skills by founding some of the most successful universities.

Robert Bigelow is, no doubt, one of the most successful businessmen and researchers.  He had such amazing thinking power that he used his business skills to become one of the finest researchers of America. He is also an inspiration for all of us, and all credit for that is for his hard work devotion and also for believing in himself and following his passion despite his limitations and boundaries.


  1. You can experience for yourself what happens after death. It’s call Dying While Living


  2. Robert what is more important, saving the people of earth or dealing with other terrestrials? I make you this offer. We can cure cancer in 4 days per person. I will accept no salary you will own the program. Your accountant can control the money. I will manage. This cannot be done in the US as no one wants to cure cancer, it does not pay unless they can avoid curing it. I have the plan and a confidential record. My only reason for contacting you is seeing how you feel about the human race and the pain and great loss with cancer. The current plan would cure several people a day up to 100+ I also have a story for you. When 6 years old I stood on the balcony of our house and say a light moving away I said why did you leave me here. I am a Mensa member. There is no death, I have seen the sole leave the body in an electric form and spoken with the person as she left. The cancer program would be in the Bahamas if you wanted a broader market we can do the same with as many farms as you would want. The world problem is lack of nutrition. Your body can do the work. Joel Wallach agrees. There is also no reason to die that is another project with stem cells.


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