Carson Wayne Newton is a popular American singer and entertainer. He is also known by his nicknames, such as Mr. Entertainer, The Midnight Idol, and Mr. Las Vegas. Wayne is one of the best-known entertainers in Las Vegas and wins the heart of lots of people with his amazing performances. He is also a famous singer and well known for his songs include the ‘Years’ and ‘Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast.’
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Wayne Newton Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Wayne Newton was born on 3rd April 1042. He is one best-known entertainer and singer of all time and gains high name and fame in his career. He starts singing from a very young age and acquires the name and wealth with his hard work.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Carson Wayne Newton|
|Age:||77 years old|
|Birth Date:||3 April 1942|
|Birth Place:||Norfolk, Virginia, United States|
|Parents:||Evelyn Marie and Patrick Newton|
|Spouse:||Kathleen McCrone (m. 1994), Elaine Okamura (m. 1968–1985)|
|Children:||Erin Newton, Lauren Ashley Newton|
|Height:||6 feet 2 inches|
|Profession:||American singer, entertainer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$150 Million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Wayne Newton is 77 years old. He has 6 feet 2 inches height and weighs 90 kg that is perfectly suitable with his tall personality. Wayne’s eye color is dark brown while his hair has black color.
Education, School/College University
When Wayne was a child, then his family moved to Newark, Ohio. Because Wayne is suffering from asthma, his family moved to Phoenix, where he joined the North High School and later left the school before finishing his junior year. He did not continue his high school and start focusing on his singing career.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Wayne is the son of Patrick Newton and Evelyn Marie ‘Smith.’ His father was an auto mechanics. His father serves the U.S. Navy during World War II, and at that time, Newton spends his time learning guitar, piano, and steel guitar. He has an older brother named Jerry Newton. Wayne has an American nationality, and he lives a perfect life as an entertainer and singer.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Wayne married to Elaine Okamura in the year 1968. They together have one daughter named Erin Newton. But the couple divorced in the year 1985. Later, Newton got married to Kathleen McCrone in the year 1994. They both have one child together named Lauren Ashley Newton.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||9 April 1994|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is WAYNE NEWTON Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Kathleen McCrone|
|Kids:||Erin Newton, Lauren Ashley Newton|
Professional Life and Career
Wayne starts singing in the local clubs, along with his older brother. The brothers appear in the Grand Ole Opry roadshows. In the year 1958, a Las Vegas booking agent saw the Newton brothers performing on a local TV show and took them back for an audition. The brothers signed for two weeks but eventually performed five years. in the year 1963, Wayne was signed to the Capitol Records and released his first album. He hit all records with ‘Danke Schoen,’ and it reached number 13 on the Billboard Magazine Hot 100 chart.
Later, he starts his career as an entertainer and plays several entertainment icons such as Bobby Darin, George Burns, Lucille Ball, and Danny Thomas lent Newton their support. Benny also hired Wayne as an opening act for his show, and later, he got the job open for another comic at the Flamingo Hotel. In the year 1997, Wayne’s recording ‘Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast’ sold over a million copies. The recording breaks all records and helps Wayne to increase his name and popularity worldwide. After that, Wayne performs thousands of shows, and it helps to increase his fame and popularity among people.
Awards & Nominations
Wayne was awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A. in the year 1972 for his recording ‘Daddy, Don’t You Walk So Fast.’ In the year 2008, Wayne also received the Woodrow Wilson Award for Public Service.
Wayne Newton Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of February 2020, The total of Wayne’s net worth is estimated at over $150 million. Although he lost lots of his money in business deals and declared as bankrupt in the year 1992, he is gone on to recover all his losses and establish himself among the wealthiest people of the world.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Wayne Newton completely focuses on his professional life, and there is no information about any rumor and controversy about him.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 3280 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 7,419 followers. On Instagram account, he has around 3,922 followers.
Wayne Newton is one popular and known entertainer and singer in America. He performs lots of shows to entertain people, yet he starts his career as a singer. His roles and skills allow him to gain the heart of lots of people throughout the world.