Facts of Si Robertson
|Full Name:||Si Robertson|
|Age:||72 years 11 months|
|Birth Date:||April 27, 1948|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Virgo, Cancer, Capricorn|
|Marital Status:||Not Known|
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Most famously known as Uncle Si, a 70-year-old, Silas Merritt Robertson is an American TV personality, a hunter, a preacher, an outdoor man, and a former U.S. Army soldier. It’s best known for staring at A&E’s reality show ‘Duck Dynasty.’ Did you know that he was drawn up during the Vietnam War in the 1960s? He starred in a variety of other TV shows that made his name more recognizable.
As of now, it is believed to have a net worth of around $8 million. How was he amassing such net worth? Stay in the article to learn more about his work as well as his personal life.
Si Robertson: Bio, Age, Nationality, Ethnicity
Si Robertson was born on April 27, 1948, in Vivian, Louisiana, USA, to James Harold Robertson’s father and Merritt B. Thurman’s mother. He’s 70 years old now. He’s the sixth of seven brothers. He also has four brothers named Jimmy Frank, Tommy, Phil and Harold, and two sisters named Jan and Judy.
Speaking of his early life, Robertson spent his childhood in poverty. Well, he spent most of his childhood in harsh circumstances and enjoyed only a few comforts. The financial conditions, however, did not revive him from attending North Caddo High School. He also studied at the Louisiana Tech University in Ruston. He dropped out of college, however, without finishing his degree to enter the army.
Talking about his personal life, he married his long-standing, beautiful girlfriend, Christine Robertson, in 1971. He and his wife, Christine, have been dating for a few years. In an interview, he made a heartfelt, touching remark about his girlfriend.
“One woman has my spirit, we’ve been married for 43 years, and her name is Miss Christine Robertson.”
The married couple’s got a son named Scott and a daughter named Trasa. Ok, this lovely couple has eight grandchildren. Simply put, Robertson’s son was in the U.S. Army. His son was diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder for information. This condition prompted Robertson to campaign for better treatment for veterans.
Once in a while, Si Robertson thought he was a very fortunate man to put his death aside. Since witnessing death so closely, he wanted to pursue his dream until it was too late. So, he’s made a list of his life buckets.
Career and Professional Life
Robertson began his career after leaving Louisiana Tech University without finishing his studies. Si Robertson entered the U.S. Army and also served in the Vietnam War in the 1960s. He finally retired from the U.S. Army in 1993 with great prestige and fame.
After he announced his retirement from the U.S. Army, he began working with Brother Phil’s Duck Commander Company. He has also made many TV shows to date. He was also highlighted in shows such as ‘The Duckmen of Louisiana’ and ‘Buck Commander.’ His character was one of the most famous on the hit show. Robertson is still very concerned with music and has formed up a band called ‘Uncle Si and The Psychotics.’
Net Worth and Salary
As of 2019, Si Robertson had a net value of over $8 million. In addition, much of his money comes from his reality television shows. He also won more than $1 million from the Duck Dynasty in 2013 and 2014.