Born on August 17, 1943, Robert Anthony De Niro is a renowned American actor known for his impactful collaborations with Martin Scorsese.
He is celebrated as one of the most influential actors of his era.
De Niro has amassed a collection of prestigious awards, including two Academy Awards, a Golden Globe Award, the Cecil B.
DeMille Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award.
His achievements also extend to the Kennedy Center Honor in 2009 and a Presidential Medal of Freedom presented by U.S. President Barack Obama in 2016
Robert De Niro Age
Born on August 17, 1943, Robert marked his 80th birthday in 2023.
He was the sole offspring of Virginia Admiral and Robert De Niro Sr, both artists.
Robert was born and brought up in Manhattan, New York, and initiated his acting training at the tender age of 10.
In Hollywood, Robert is renowned for his appearances in some of the most legendary and iconic films of all time.
Robert De Niro’s initial partnership with Martin Scorsese commenced with the 1973 movie “Mean Streets.”
He got his first Oscar award for his portrayal of Vito Corleone in “The Godfather Part II” (1974).
It was followed by another win for Best Actor in Martin Scorsese’s gripping drama “Raging Bull” (1980).
Robert De Niro Other Oscar Award Nominations
The Deer Hunter (1978)
Cape Fear (1991)
Silver Linings Playbook (2012).
Robert De Niro Marriage
De Niro was previously married to his first wife, Diahnne Abbott, from 1976 to 1988.
Following their divorce, he was in a relationship with his former partner, Toukie Smith, starting around 1988, but they eventually separated in 1996.
Robert subsequently tied the knot with his second wife, fellow actor Grace Hightower, in 1997.
However, reports suggest they separated around 2018.
As for his current relationship, there is no official confirmation.
Nevertheless, there are rumors that he may be dating Tai Chi instructor Tiffany Chen, whom he reportedly met on the set of “The Intern” in 2015.
Robert De Niro Children
In an interview in May 2023, Robert De Niro disclosed that he had become a father for the seventh time.
His eldest children, Drena, aged 51, and Raphael, aged 46, are from his first marriage to Diahnne Abbott.
He is also the father of twin sons, Julian and Aaron, aged 27, from his previous relationship with Toukie Smith.
Besides,he has a son named Elliot aged 25 and a daughter named Helen aged 11, from his second marriage to Grace Hightower.
De Niro net worth
Robert ‘s net worth stands at an impressive $500 million.
FULL NAME: Robert Anthony De Niro Jr.
BORN: August 17, 1943
BIRTHPLACE: New York City, New York
SPOUSES: Diahnne Abbott (1976-1988) and Grace Hightower (1997-2018)
CHILDREN: Drena, Raphael, Julian, Aaron, Elliot, Helen, and Gia
ASTROLOGICAL SIGN: Leo