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Ron White Biography
Ron White (Ronald Dee White) nicknamed “Tater Salad” is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is famously known as a charter member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour. White has authored the book I Had the Right to Remain Silent But I Didn’t Have the Ability. He also served in the United States Navy since he was 17 years.
Ron White Age
He is 65 years old as of 2022. White was born on 18th December 1956 in Fritch, Texas, the U.S. He celebrates his birthday on the 18th of December every year.
Ron White Height
He stands on an average height of 5 Feet 4 inches and weighs around 70kgs.
Ron White Family
He is the son of Charles Don White and Barbara Joan Craig. However, he has not revealed information regarding his family members, this information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Ron White Wife
Marriage life for White has not been all rosy. For a man who has married three times, things are tough but probably not too hard for a comedian! He has been married three times. His third and latest wife was singer Margo Rey who he married in 2013 but four years down the line things got stormy. They divorced in 2017 and there is no news of whether he is currently dating or not.
Their second wife was Barbara Dobbs, with whom they married in 2004. Still, their marriage lasted for only 4 years before hitting the rock bottom and capsizing. His first and longest marriage was with Lori Brice. They got married in the year 1981 and lasted up to 1983.
Ron White Children
He has one son called Marshall White but he has not revealed information regarding his kid. This information is currently under review and will be updated soon.
Ron White Career
White joined the service at the age of 17 years and served on the rescue and salvage ship USS conserver near the end of the Vietnam war. However, his dream was to become a comedian. White lived in Mexico for a brief time and bought a pottery factory there, then he later returned to the U.S to pursue comedy. He made seven guest appearances on Blue Collar TV. In 2005, The WB Television Network aired the pilot for The Ron White Show, a variety show that combined a number of celebrity cameos, cartoons, and sketches. He is known for drinking Scotch as part of his act, as well as smoking cigars or cigarettes.
As part of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, he toured, with Jeff Foxworthy, Bill Engvall, and Larry the Cable Guy from January 2000 to March 2003 across the United States. The tour covered over 90 cities and grossed over $15 million. He made seven guest appearances on Blue Collar TV. He has appeared in the TV shows Kath & Kim, Reno 911!, 12 Miles of Bad Road, the films Sex and the City 2 and Horrible Bosses, and a cameo in a Rascal Flatts music video, “Why Wait”.
In 2010, He and producer Michael Blakey (Media Executive) formed Organica Music Group (OMG) 2010. OMG promotes both emerging and established musicians and comedians. In November 2015, he announced that he was running for President of the United States as an independent candidate in 2016.
Ron White Tour Dates 2019
- Thursday 4th April 2019- (8:00p) El Paso, TX – The Plaza Theatre Performing Arts Center
- Friday 5th April, 2019- (8:00p) Sahuarita, AZ – Desert Diamond Casino – Sahuarita
- Saturday 6th April 2019 (5:00p)- Scottsdale, AZ – Talking Stick Resort
- Saturday 6th April 2019 (8:00p)- Scottsdale, AZ – Talking Stick Resort
- Thursday 18th April 2019 (8:00p)- Yakima, WA – Capitol Theatre-WA
- Thursday 25th April 2019 (8:00p)- Bakersfield, CA – Bakersfield Fox Theater
- Saturday 27th April, 2019 (7:00p)- Napa, CA – Uptown Theatre Napa
- Saturday 27th April, 2019 (9:45p)- Napa, CA – Uptown Theatre Napa
- Thursday, 9th May 2019 (8:00p)- Columbia, SC – Township Auditorium
- Saturday 11th May 2019 (8:00p)- North Charleston, SC – North Charleston Performing Arts Center
- Saturday, 18th May 2019 (8:00p)- Deadwood, SD – Deadwood Mountain Grand
- Friday, 14th June 2019 (8:00p)- Park City, KS – Hartman Arena
- Saturday 22nd June (8:00p)- Lincoln, CA – Thunder Valley Casino Resort
- Friday, 28th June 2019 (10:00p)- Las Vegas, NV – Terry Fator Theatre at Mirage Hotel and Casino
- Saturday, 29th June 2019 (10:00p)- Las Vegas, NV – Terry Fator Theatre at Mirage Hotel and Casino
- Friday, 5th July 2019 (8:00p)- Robinsonville, MS – Horseshoe Casino’s Bluesville
- Saturday 6th July 2019 (8:00p)- Bossier City, LA – Riverdome at Horseshoe Casino & Hotel – Bossier City
- Friday 12th July 2019 (8:00p)- Verona, NY – Turning Stone Resort Casino Event Center
- Friday 26th July 2019 (8:00p)- Bangor, ME – Cross Insurance Center
- Friday, 16th August 2019 (10:00p)- Las Vegas, NV – Terry Fator Theatre at Mirage Hotel and Casino
- Saturday, 17th August 2019 (10:00p)- Las Vegas, NV – Terry Fator Theatre at Mirage Hotel and Casino
- Friday 23rd August 2019 (9:00p)- Atlantic City, NJ – Ovation Hall at Ocean Resort Casino
- Saturday 24th August 2019 (8:00p)- Mashantucket, CT – The Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino
- Friday, 11th October 2019 (8:00p)- Albany, NY – The Palace Theatre Albany
- Saturday 12th October 2019 (8:00p)- Rochester, NY – Rochester Auditorium Theatre
Ron White Scotch
White is known for drinking Scotch as part of his act. During his You Can’t Fix Stupid show, he said, “Somebody asked what I was drinking. If the company that made the stuff I was drinking were paying me, I’d have it in their bottle and not mine. But it’s the kind of scotch that people drink that is going to die penniless. It’s good though!”
Ron White Comedy
- Tater Salad aka. Busted in Des Moines (1990) (CD)
- Drunk in Public (2003) (CD)
- They Call Me “Tater Salad” (2004) (DVD)
- You Can’t Fix Stupid (2006) (DVD & CD)
- Behavioral Problems (2009) (DVD & CD)
- A Little Unprofessional (2012) (DVD)
- If You Quit Listening, I’ll Shut Up (2018) (Netflix)
Ron White Salary/Net Worth
He has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which he earns from his acting career.