|Robert F Kennedy Jr
|Real Name/Full Name:
|Robert Francis Kennedy, Jr.
|70 years old
|17 January 1954
|Washington DC USA
|Emily Black (m. 1982; div. 1994) Mary Richardson (m. 1994; died 2012) Cheryl Hines (m. 2014)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Is Robert F Kennedy Jr Gay?:
|Environmental Lawyer and Activist
|Net Worth in 2024:
Robert F Kennedy is a renowned Environmental Lawyer, author, and activist. He is the son of Robert F Kennedy` who is the brother of the former US president John F. Kennedy. He is also the board president of a non- profit environmental group called Waterkeeper Alliance, which was founded in 1999. Robert Francis has had a very successful career. He served as a senior attorney for the Natural Resources Défense Council, Board Member and Chief prosecuting attorney, Professor for Environmental Law at a University, among others.
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Early Life & Biography
Kennedy was born to Robert. Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy on 17 January 1954 in Washington, D.C. He is the third born among the eleven children of Robert. F Kennedy. He is the nephew of former US president John. F. Kennedy, Joseph P. Kennedy, and senator P. Kennedy.
He was 14 years old when his father was assassinated, and he learned about the shooting while at the preparatory school he studied, at that time, the Georgetown Preparatory School. He also lost his uncle John. F. Kennedy to the assassination in 1963 when he was just nine years old.
Kennedy went to High School Palfrey Street School in Massachusetts, he then joined Harvard and the London School of Economics. He graduated from Harvard in 1976 with a Bachelor of Arts History and Literature. He then went to the University of Virginia to earn a Juris Doctor and then Master of Laws from Pace University.
Kennedy has been married three times, and his first wife was Emily Ruth Black, they met at Virginia School of Law, together they were blessed with two children Robert Francis Kennedy III and Kathleen Alexandra Kennedy. The couple separated in 1992 and finally divorced in 1994.
His second marriage was to Mary Kathleen Richardson, they had four children together, on May 2012 Kennedy filed for divorce from Mary and after four days she was found dead in her home. He is currently married to Cheryl Hines.
Kennedy has been faced with several controversies, in 1971 he was arrested and charged with loitering, and in 1970 he was charged for Marijuana possession.
He suffers from Spasmodic dysphonia, which makes his voice quaver, thus making speech difficult.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 17 January 1954, Robert F Kennedy Jr is 70 years old as of today’s date 21st February 2024. His height is 1.75m tall, and his weight is 75 kg.
Kennedy has had a lot of careers throughout his life; here are some of the things he has been involved in.
Kennedy served as an Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan, a year later he joined River Keeper as an investigator and after a while was promoted to the senior prosecuting attorney after being admitted to the New York bar.
He is also a partner in Morgan &Morgan PA, Kennedy &Madonna, and LLP law firms, where he serves as an environmental law specialist, additionally he is an advocate who deals with environmental justice.
Kennedy is also an activist who has advocated for the protection of Indigenous rights, waterways, and Renewable energy through teaching, public campaigns, litigation, and lobbying.
Awards & Achievements
Kennedy has had a very successful career and has accomplished a lot, some of the awards he has received include:
Kennedy and his trial team were awarded by the National Trial Lawyers Association in 2018 for their work. They won a $289 million Jury Verdict.
In 2017 he was awarded the Moms Across America Healthy Communities Award, Earth Justice Mountain Heroes, and Foro La Region Award for “La Proteccion de Los Recursos Naturales.
In 2014, he was awarded the Rolling Stone”100 Agents of change” and many others.
Net Worth & Salary of Robert F Kennedy Jr in 2024
As of February 2024, Robert F. Kennedy Jr net worth is estimated at approximately $60 million. Kennedy has had a very successful law career over the years. He has served in a lot of powerful posts like the Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan, among others. His wealth is believed to have come from his long career in law and other ventures. His net worth keeps on increasing over the years because he is still active in his works.
Robert F Kennedy Jr had had a very successful career, despite his father being assassinated when he was very young, he strived to succeed and make a name for himself. He has won multiple awards over the years for his good work as an advocate of environmental Justice. Although he didn’t follow in his father’s footsteps of a political career, he has totally excelled in what he does.