Rene Angelil Net Worth, Wiki-How Did Rene Angelil Build His Net Worth Up To $400 Million?

Rene Angelil Net Worth, Wiki-How Did Rene Angelil Build His Net Worth Up To $400 Million?

Facts of Rene Angelil Net Worth, Wiki-How Did Rene Angelil Build His Net Worth Up To $400 Million?

Net worth$400 million
Date of Birth:1942 January 16
First NameRene
Last NameAngelil
NationalityCanadian
Age:77 years old
Birth Nation: Canada
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch

Rene Angelil was a Canadian musical producer, talent manager, and singer who died on January 14, 2016. He had an estimated net worth of $400 million which helped him to live a pleasurable and delightful lifestyle till he survived.

How Did Rene Angelil Manage To Earn This Huge Net Worth of $400 Million? Know About His Sources of Income

Rene Angelil in his career has remained incredible. His praiseworthy performance has honored him with a huge net worth as well as a recognizable name in the industry.

Rene earned most of his net worth from his Filmography such as, “Omerta”, “Celine Dion”, “L’apparition”, “Sex in the Snow”.

He has appeared in “Omerta”, “L’apparition”, and “Sex in the Snow”.

He also had produced the documentary movie, “Céline Dion: The Colour of My Love Concert”.

In addition to these, he also directed the television show, "Star Academie".

His earning from these filmographies added a great contribution to our heavenly Rene’s total net worth.

In the beginning, Rene was a part of a pop group in the 60s, named "The Baronets”. His salary from the group also has a few contribution in his net worth.

After the group broke up, Mr. Angelil and another member of the group shifted their focus to working as managers for other artists. Later in the early 80’s they again got split.

Rene then began managing a roster of stars as a solo manager. Thus became his another source of income.

Rene along with her wife shared their house in Florida, which they bought for $75 million which has 13 bedrooms, 14 bathrooms, a guest house, golf simulator, and over 400 feet of ocean frontage and a water park.

Similarly, they share a $20 million home with his wife, son Rene Charles and now with her twins. The house is constructed with an aquatic wonderland including two water slides, two swimming pool, and a lazy river.

Celine Dion and Rene Angelil are selling their residence in Laval. The house is going to be marketed for $ 29.5 million.

He also used to share a white 1995 Rolls Royce Corniche. The car is said to have an estimated price of $70,000.

Know About Rene Angelil Early Life And Career

Rene Angelil was born to father, Joseph Angelil, and mother, Alice Sara, on January 16, 1942, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  His parents were members of the Melkite Greek Catholic Church.

For his high school education, he attended College Saint-Viateur, and for college study, he went to College Andre-Grasset (post-secondary), in Montreal.

He started his career in 1961, from a pop rock group, "Les Baronets", as a pop singer in Montreal. The band has some hits during the 1960’s, such as, as "C'est fou, Mais c'est tout" in 1964.

After the group was dissolved in the year 1972, Angelil and best friend Guy Cloutier began managing artists.

Working together, they managed the career of two successful Quebec entertainers Rene Simard and Ginette Reno. But in 1981, they also parted away.

After that, he worked as a manager until he was battling cancer in June 2014.

He became one of the several co-owners of Montreal's iconic Schwartz's Deli in 2012.

Know About Rene Angelil Personal Life, Dating History, Marriage, And Children

Rene Angelil tied his knot with his first wife, Denyse Duquette, in 1966. But later got divorced in 1972, after 6 years of their married life. The couple shared a son, Patrick (born 1968).

He married his second wife, Manon Kirouac, a singer better known as Anne Renée. The couple divorced in 1988. Rene and Manon shared 2 children, Jean Pierre, and Anne Marie Angélil.

Rene Angelil and Celine Dion started their personal relationship in 1988 when she was 20 years old and he was 46. The couple married on December 17, 1994. They welcomed their first son Rene-Charles Angelil, on January 25, 2001. Despite the fact that, Dion had a miscarriage in 2009, she gave birth to twin boys, Eddy, and Nelson Angélil, on October 23, 2010.

Has Rene Angelil Got Himself In Any Rumors Or Controversies? Let's Know

Rene was once accused by Yun Kyeong Kwon Sung of sexual assault in 2000, Los Vegas. Rene never admitted wrongdoing, however, he paid $2 million to settle the case. He said that he only paid the money to stop the negative publicity which might upset her wife, Celine Dion.

Later in 2003, Yun and her husband, Ae Ho Kwon were arrested and charged with trying to extort money from Rene Angélil over a false claim of rape.

Similarly, the couple, Rene and Dion, were filed a $5 million defamation lawsuit against the Quebec tabloid Allo Vedettes.

Rene was a professional poker player. He was also qualified for the 2005 World Series of Poker Tournament of Champions.

Rene was claimed that he gambled $1 million a week in 2007 by Jan Jones and the former mayor of Las Vegas. But later they retracted the statement.

Awards And Achievements of Rene Angelil

  •     1987 and 1988: Félix Award for Manager of the Year
  •     July 2013: Awarded the Order of Canada
  •     January 22, 2016: Canadian flags flew at half-mast on all government buildings in his Memoriam and national funeral service in Notre-Dame Basilica (Montreal)
  •     February 15, 2016: Honoured by Grammy Award during its annual "In Memoriam" tribute

When And How Did Rene Angelil Die? Know About His Cause Behind His Death

Rene Angelil had a heart attack back in 1991 at age 49.

In 1990, he was diagnosed with throat cancer and made a full recovery after treatment.

In 2009, Rene went through a heart-related medical procedure to deal with arterial blockage.

Rene in June 2014, stepped down as Dion’s manager when his health condition was going down.

In 2015, it was reported that Rene’s cancer was in it extremes situation and he has only a few months to live. His cancer became the reason behind his death. He died on January 14, 2016, just two days before his 74th birthday and the death of his own brother-in-law, Daniel Dion.

Rene received a national funeral service from the government of Quebec on January 22.


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