Frank Buck Net Worth
Frank Buck made money by Actors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Frank Buck earned $30 Million. Exact sum is $30000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: March 17, 1884, Gainesville, Texas, United States
Death date: March 25, 1950, Houston, Texas, United States
Birth place: Gainesville, Texas, USA
Profession: Actor, Writer, Producer
Spouse: Muriel Reilly (m. 1928), Nina Boardman (m. 1914), Amy Leslie (m. 1901)
Books: Bring Em Back Alive, Jungle Animals, Wild Cargo
Wikipedia Source: Frank Buck
Frank Howard Buck was an American hunter, animal collector, and author, as well as a film actor, director, and producer. Beginning in the 1910s he made many expeditions into Asia for the purpose of hunting and collecting exotic animals, bringing over 100,000 live specimens back to the United States and elsewhere for zoos and circuses and earning a reputation as an adventurer. He co-authored seven books chronicling or based on his expeditions, beginning with 1930s Bring Em Back Alive which became a bestseller. Between 1932 and 1943 he starred in seven adventure films based on his exploits, most of which featured staged fights to the death with various wild beasts. He was also briefly a director of the San Diego Zoo, displayed wild animals at the 1933Р 34 Century of Progress exhibition and 1939 New York Worlds Fair, toured with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, and co-authored an autobiography, 1941s All in a Lifetime. The Frank Buck Zoo in Bucks hometown of Gainesville, Texas is named after him.