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Simon Cowell net worth in 2020

Simon Cowell is a famous British personality with a net worth of $600 million dollars. He is an entrepreneur, music executive, and television producer. Simon is famous for British Television shows like The X factor, Pop Idol, America’s got talent and many more. He is not just a television personality, he is more than that. He had done a lot of hard work in his career and now reached the place where everyone wants to be.

As a famous personality, many people want to know the Net Worth of Simon Cowell. So today in this blog we will tell you the Net worth of Simon Cowell.

Simon Cowell Net Worth

Real NameSimon Phillip Cowell
Famous NameSimon Cowell
Birth DateOctober 7 1959
Birth PlaceLambeth, London, United Kingdom
Height5ft 9in (1.75m)
Weight83 Kg
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseLauren Silverman
Girlfriend/DatingLauren Silverman
Children/KidsEric Cowell
ProfessionA&R executive, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Screenwriter, Presenter, Critic, Record producer, Businessperson, Actor, and TV Personality.
Net Worth$600 Million Dollars
Last Updated18 July 2020

Early Life & Biography

Simon Cowell was born on 7th October 1959 in Lambeth, London. His father worked as a property agent and a music executive in EMI Music production and his mother had worked as a Ballet dancer.

He had completed his school education from Radlett Preparatory school and had taken admission to Windsor Technical College where he had studied GCE in Sociology.

Simon has one younger brother, three half brothers and a half-sister.

He had tried for jobs after that but was not happy with jobs because he was not getting promotions there.

His father working in EMI Music Publishing, get him a job in the mailroom.

Personal Life

Simon was engaged to his makeup artist Mezhgan Hussainy in 2010 but before he dated an English Television host Terry Seymour from 2002 to 2008.

But in 2003, he started dating an American married woman Lauren Silverman. After some time, Lauren’s husband filed a divorce case because of their relationship. After completion of their divorce case, Simon and Lauren want a baby and in some time, Lauren got pregnant and had given birth to their son on 14 February 2014.

Simon had done a lot of charity for the peoples who have short lives or who have some disease and have a short life. He had also participated in a video for PETA where he had given some tips for caring for their animals in the summer season.

During the lockdown, Simon had given $1.5 million to the government of Britain as a fund. He has also donated $1,20,000 to Israeli Defense services.

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Career

After joining EMI Music he wants to create his own music. That’s why he left EMI Music and started his own E&S Music. He had launched his first song in 1986. After getting some success, in 1989 he became bankrupt and his company fell down.

Then he started a job in BMG by creating novelty records. In 1995, he started to work with two persuaded actors Robson Green and Jerome Flynn who recorded the song ‘Unchained Melody’. The song get great success at that time and was at the top in the list for up to seven weeks.

After working in this field for some years, in 2001 he was given the role of a judge in the show Pop Idol. In 2002 he also became a judge of the first series of American Idol. After working for continuing seven years as a judge in American Idol, he decided to move on.

In 2011 he decided to start work with Syco TV to release records from its sister company. Syco TV is famous for its popular shows The X factor, Britain’s Got Talent, America’s Got Talent. Simon had done a deal with ITV in December 2019 for staying with ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ up to 2024.

He was named in Time magazine in 2004 and 2010 for Most influencing people in the world.

He had also worked in games show ‘Red or Black’ in 2011. In April 2020 he had also judged ‘Canada’s Got Talent’ in Canada with the broadcaster CityTV. The show was held during the pandemic.

Net Worth of Simon Cowell in 2020

As per reports, we get to know that the worth of Simon Cowell is around $600 million. Simon has not a single earning source, he earns from many other sources.

If we add all incomes from his business ventures, he earns $95 million annually. In 2017, he had purchased an oceanfront house of $27 million which is about 10,000 sq. feet area on the Malibu coast. This home has seven rooms from where you can see the beauty of nature. He has also a $40 million property in Barbados. The main thing is that the income earned by Simon doesn’t go to his bank account, he invests in real estate.

He is a very successful person in the television industry and music from the past many years. He is one of the highest-paid personalities of Britain for the past 2 or 3 decades.

Simon is earning his main income by judging and producing the shows like Britain’s Got Talent, The X factor, and America’s Got Talent.

Conclusion

So this is all about Simon Cowell, his net worth, early life, career, and personal life. We hope you will like this informative article about Simon Cowell’s net worth and will appreciate our efforts in the comment section below. Thanks 🙂

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James Smith is the writer for Munchkin Press. He is a young American writer from California and is currently traveling around the world. He has a passion for helping people and motivates others.

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