Jason Robards Net Worth (2024): Height, Age At Death, Cause Of Death, Full Name, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On March 19th, 2022

The legendary actor and the most popular name of the Showbiz industry, ‘Jason Robards’, took birth in a beautiful city of United states named ‘Chicago.’ He was the most famous film star and stage actor who gave her marvelous performances in different characters. Jason was a multitalented actor and was very fond of acting and sports from his childhood. At a young age, he was a known athlete and served in U.S Navy during World War 2. Unfortunately, in 2000 Jason Robards died because of Lung Cancer.

Jason Robards' Net Worth

As of 2024, Jason Robards' net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million.

Net Worth$1.5 million
Given NameJason Nelson Robards Jr.
Famous NameJason Robards
Source(s) of FameActor
Date of BirthJuly 26, 1922
Place of BirthChicago, United States
Age At Death78
Date of DeathDecember 26, 2000
Cause of DeathLung Cancer
RelationshipsDivorced, Eleanor Pittman, (1948 - 1985)Divorced, Rachel Taylor, (1959 - 1961)Divorced, Lauren Bacall, (1961 - 1969)Divorced, Lois O Connor, (1970 - 2000)

Early Life

Jason Robards spent most of his childhood in Chicago and struggled hard along with his studies to get a good start in his acting career. After giving his services in the U.S Navy, Robards returned to the civilian state and joined the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. The young man continued taking acting training classes along with his studies and joined a local New York Theatre and a radio station to get some skills and experience.

Career Highlights

One of the successful projects of Jason Robards was a New York stage show named ‘The Iceman Cometh’ where he portrayed the role as ‘Hackey.’ It became the great source of his fame in the industry. After that, Jason appeared in another stage show named ‘Long Day’s Journey into Night as ‘Alcoholic Jamie Tyrone.’ In 1959, the great young man made an excellent start in feature films, and firstly appeared in a film named ‘The Journey’ and soon became able to be known as a famous film star.

Moreover, he achieved the awards of ‘Best Supporting Actor on behalf of his amazing performances as ‘President’s Men’ and ‘Julia’ in the years 1976 and 1977 respectively. After that, the superstar continued performing on different stage shows and got high rankings both in terms of wealth and fame. In 1991, Jason gave voice over for different leading documentaries named ‘Empire of the air’ and ‘The Men who made Radio.’ Moreover, in 1994, he availed the opportunity to narrate a public radio documentary named ‘Schizophrenia’ which later appeared as an immense source of his excellence.

Personal Life

The known film star married four times in his life. In 1948, Jason married the famous actress named ‘Eleanor Pittman,’ but they got divorced in 1958. A year later, in 1959, he married Rachel Taylor, and they got divorced too in 1961. In 1961, Jason married a third time Lauren Bacall, and again they got divorced in 1969. Finally, Jason made a good future connection with Lois O’ Connor in 1970 and successfully led that throughout his life.

Social Media

Jason Robards was a very popular celebrity and earned huge fame and a large fanbase on account of his distinctions and frequent appearance on television. It was the source of his income too, but most of the earnings consisted of acting projects merely. However, as social media wasn’t so common before, he didn’t really have a social media presence.


The primary cause of his death was severe lung cancer. The great man fought with the disease for many years along with his career. Unfortunately, he could not survive, for too long and took his last breaths on December 26, 2000.


The devotion of Jason Robards to the entertainment field and his friendly communications with the audiences made him rank higher in the entertainment industry. The intense enthusiasm, passion, and hard work for the profession made him able to enjoy per year income of $40000, per month income of $32,000, per week income of $8000, per day income of $1120, hourly income of $19 and on the average net worth of about $4 million during his bright career duration.

Jason Robards has sometimes been associated with other Actors such as Joy Boushel, Delia Razon, Robert Reed, Adwoa Smart, Millicent Simmonds, Anand Desai-Barochia, Rey 'PJ' Abellana, Larry B. Scott, and Moisés Arizmendi.