Kenneth Brumley Net Worth (2024): Height, Age, Bio

Alex | Last Updated On May 9th, 2022

Many people do not consider weight a considerable problem and do not take any measures to reduce it until they reach when things go out of their control. The list includes Kenneth Brumley, who was forced to stay in bed for fifteen years because of having a whopping 468 kilograms body.

Kenneth Brumley's Net Worth

As of 2024, Kenneth Brumley's net worth is estimated to be $2 million.

Net Worth$2 million
Famous NameKenneth Brumley
Source(s) of FameOne of the World's heaviest people
Date of BirthAugust 25, 1968
Place of BirthTexas, United States
RelationshipsSingle, ,

Early Life

In Texas, USA, Kenneth Brumley was born a normal baby on August 25, 1968. Nothing is known about his parents and siblings. As a kid, Kenneth Brumley was a talented athlete. But at the age of 19, he started to gain weight.

In the start, he used to keep himself in shape by his sports activities. But then, he moved to California city and stopped playing, so his weight increased at an alarming rate. He would take about 30,000 calories daily, and his weight increased to 468 kilograms.

Career Highlights

Kenneth Brumley doesn’t have a career on his own, but his massive weight has made him famous as he is considered one of the heaviest people on Earth.

For his massive body weighing 468 kilograms, Kenneth Brumley was featured on the Channel 4 BodyShock documentary.

But he wasn’t always that fat as he used to be an athlete when he was a kid. But his body started to gain weight at the age of 19 years as he stopped playing and had an approximate calorie intake of 30,000 cal.

Brumley could not walk and not even go out of his door. So when he was to be admitted at the Renaissance Hospital in Houston, a fire crew had to break a wall to get him out. The specialist team treated Brumley at the Renaissance Hospital that treated the world’s heaviest woman of her time, Renee Williams.

Brumley’s treatment started, and his diet was composed of 1200 calories per day, resulting in a weight loss of 76 kilograms in just 40 days.

Before he was admitted to the hospital, he could not even clean himself or take care of himself. So, keeping his wounds free of poop and urine was a challenging task. But the dedicated staff at the hospital took care of his cleanliness and weight.

During the next few weeks, he lost a further 95 kilograms, and now he could close his legs after more than four years.

The first phase involved reducing his calorie intake. He underwent surgery to remove fatty deposits from his abdomen and legs. During this procedure, Brumley ended up weighing 241 kilograms. Now he could go through gastric bypass surgery as his weight could withstand the surgery.

Personal Life

No details are known regarding the personal life of Kenneth Brumley. But since he was featured in the documentary “Half Ton Dad”, it is known that he is a father of four children. But nothing else is known at this time.

Social Media

Kenneth is not a social media personality, but in 2021, it was in the reports that he opened a Twitter account. But the rumors soon disappeared, and the account’s media remained empty. The profile photo just slightly resembles Kenneth Brumley. Otherwise, he is not found on any other social media platforms.


Kenneth Brumley is famous worldwide for being one of the heaviest people on Earth. When his weight was 468 kilograms, he was featured in the documentary “Half Ton Dad” by Channel 4 BodyShock.

Kenneth Brumley has sometimes been associated with other Personalities such as Vaneza Pitynski, Clint Howard, Robert Horton, John Hopkins, Cécile Paoli, Steven Arnold, Hayden Kho, Robert Shaye, and Joey D. Vieira.