Robert Ballard Net Worth
Robert Ballard made money by Authors niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Robert Ballard earned $10 Million. Exact sum is $10300000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: June 30, 1942
Birth place: Wichita, Kansas, United States
Profession: Professor, Film Producer, Film Director, Television Producer
Education: University of Rhode Island (1974)
Nationality: United States of America
Spouse: Barbra Ballard (m. 1991)
Children: Emily Ballard, Doug Ballard, Ben Ballard, Todd Ballard
Parents: Harriet Nell Ballard, Terry Ballard, Chet Ballard
Wikipedia Source: Robert Ballard
Robert Duane Ballard is a former United States Navy officer and a professor of oceanography at the University of Rhode Island who is most noted for his work in underwater archaeology: maritime archaeology and archaeology of shipwrecks. He is most known for the discoveries of the wrecks of the RMS Titanic in 1985, the battleship Bismarck in 1989, and the aircraft carrier USS Yorktown in 1998. He discovered the wreck of John F. Kennedys PT-109 in 2002 and visited Biuku Gasa and Eroni Kumana, who saved its crew. Ballard leads ocean exploration on E/V Nautilus.