Don Francisco Net Worth is $200 Million (as of 2019)
It has been reported that the overall size of Don Francisco net worth is as high as 100 million dollars. Don Francisco has earned his net worth and fame because of his career as a TV show host from Chile. Don Francisco became famous as a personality from Univision channel, which is the biggest network in the United States for Spanish speaking audiences. Don Francisco has hosted many shows on this channel, such as “Don Francisco Presenta” and “Sabado Gigante”, which also added up a lot to the total sum of Don Francisco net worth.
|Net Worth:||$200 Million|
|Age:||78 years old|
|Height:||5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)|
|Date of birth:||Dec 28, 1940|
|Occupation:||Journalist, Presenter, Talk show host, Actor, Television producer|
Don Francisco was born in 1940 in Chile. His full birth name is Mario Luis Kreutzberger Blumenfeld. His parents were Jewish, who moved to Chile to escape Nazis. When he was young, Don Francisco moved to New York, where he intended to learn how to be a tailor, but instead he spent much of his time watching TV shows. In 1962, Don Francisco began to appear on TV screens in Chile. At that time, TV was just beginning to be popular in Chile. The show was called “Sabados Gigantes” and aired on Canal 13. This show was based on an American TV show format which he has seen before in the United States. The show soon became a huge hit and it aired in Chile for 50 years. Thus, during this time a huge part of Don Francisco net worth was also accumulated.
In 1986, the show was picked up in the United States. It first aired in Miami, Florida on Univision. The name of it was changed to “Sabado Gigante”. Thus, soon, Don Francisco became a well known man for Spanish speaking people in the United States. Also, this show included many segments, such as travelling camera, because of which Don Francisco was able to see as much as 185 countries in the world. Also, many well known people appeared on the show, such as Bill Clinton, Roberto Duran, Sussan Taunton, Barack Obama, Bill Gates and many others.
In addition to hosting this show, Don Francisco has also worked on some other shows, such as “Deal or no Deal”, “Quien Merece Ser Millionario?”, “Atrapa los Milones” and some others, which have made his name more known and also added up to the overall size of Don Francisco net worth. Thus, he has made his name as a popular TV show host not only in his home in Chile but also in different countries.