Celebrated Name: Sinbad
Real Name/Full Name: David Adkins
Gender: Male
Age: 67 years old
Birth Date: 10 November 1956
Birth Place: Benton Harbor, Michigan, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.92 m
Weight: 70 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Meredith Adkins (m. 2002), Meredith Adkins (m. 1985–1992)
Children: Yes (Royce Beckly Adkins, Paige Adkins)
Profession: American stand-up comedian and actor
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Sinbad is an American Comedian who is also known as ‘Red’ and ‘Sinbad not the Sailor’ amongst his fans. He started off as a great standup comedian, but lost his charm in the way; he was reported bankrupted in 2013. You can recognize him from movies like ‘Good Burger,’ ‘First Kid,’ ‘Houseguest,’ ‘Jingle All the Way,’ and ‘Necessary Roughness.’

Maybe you know about Sinbad 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 Sinbad’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

David Adkins was born in 1956 on 10th November to a Baptist Dr. Donald Beckley Adkins and Louise Adkins. He has two sisters named Dorothea and Donna, and three brothers named Donald, Michael, and Mark.

Sinbad completed his graduation from Benton Harbor High School. Later he graduated from the University of Denver, where he also lettered for two seasons with the college basketball team.

Personal Life

He has married twice to the same person twice in his life. He first married his wife Meredith Adkins in 1985; however, the couple separated in 1992.

Later the two rekindled their love in early 2002 and got married by the end of the year. The couple has two kids together.

He likes to keep his personal life very private, and since the whole Tax case scandal, he has made sure to keep his lay low-key in the entertainment business.

It’s been ages since Sinbad had appeared in any show or movie; however, he can still be seen doing stand-ups from time to time in New York.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 10 November 1956, Sinbad is 67 years old as of today’s date 13th April 2024. His height is 1.92 m tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


He entered the world of comedy in 1978. He became so big during the 1980s that he was being considered as the most influential stand-up comedian of all time.

Sinbad has also appeared in several movies like ‘Good Burger,’ ‘First Kid,’ ‘Planes,’ ‘The Cherokee,’ ‘The Meteor Man,’ ‘Coneheads,’ ‘Necessary Roughness,’ ‘’Crazy as Hell, ‘Stompin’’, and ‘Club Med.’

Most of his stand-ups revolved around genres like Observational comedy, black comedy, political satire, character comedy pop music, and surreal humor.

He also makes satires around subjects like Everyday life, parenting, self-deprecation, marriage, American politics, friend, pop culture, current events, family, race relations, relationships, aging, and racism.

Sinbad is also popular for his ability to work with music; he can play multiple musical instruments and made the most of his talent, by using them in his shows. He has also played for several artists like Memphis Red and Journell Henry (J. Henry).

Awards & Achievements

Sinbad was nominated for the NAACP Image Award in the category of ‘Outstanding Performance in an Animated/Live-Action/Dramatic Youth or Children’s Series/Special’ for his work in 1996 ‘Happily Ever After Fairy Tales for Every Child.’

In 2009, he was also ranked in the ten worst tax debtor cases, in which he owed over $2.5 million to the government of California.

Net Worth & Salary of Sinbad in 2024

Sinbad Net Worth
Sinbad Net Worth

As of April 2024, Sinbad has an estimated net worth of more than $5 million.

Sinbad is amongst the most popular and stand-up lover comedian of America. People loved him in his time; all his shows were always houseful. Sadly the times have changed, and he has lost his charm on the stage. He is struggling to make a comeback.


  1. Sinbad will ALWAYS remain the best in my lifetime. He can make me laugh just by walking across the floor. He is just the best.

  2. I love his style of comedy. He was my mother’s favorite and I’m so sad that I didn’t get to take her to see him person.


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