Rush Limbaugh Biography

Rush Hudson Limbaugh III, prominently known as Rush Limbaugh is a famous American radio character, political observer and creator.

Rush Limbaugh right now has his own television show on ABC Radio Networks called ‘The Rush Limbaugh Show‘ the most unique evaluated talk-radio program in the United States.

In 2008, he marked an agreement augmentation through 2016, worth $400 million. The agreement broke records for any communication and put him directly among the most generously compensated individuals in the U.S. media.

Starting the career in radio was a test for Limbaugh. He had a place with a group of expert legal counselors, and his dad sought for him to get into a similar association as every other person in the family.

Be that as it may, he demonstrated reliable enthusiasm towards radio from a young age and worked many radio racer employments in different urban areas of America. It was his activity as an anchorperson at KFBK in Sacramento, California.

It made him one of the top radio hosts of the city, which is the reason ABC Radio procured him. Limbaugh’s traditionalist perspectives and reliable analysis of liberal strategies and government officials is amazingly renowned among his audience members, and he has advanced his feelings through radio as well as through TV and books — ‘The Way Things Ought to Be (1992)’ and ‘See, I Told You So (1993)’.

 Quick Facts

Birth Date January 12, 1951
Place Cape Girardeau, Missouri, U.S
Nickname Rush Hudson Limbaugh III
Nationality American
Occupation Radio Personality, Author
Zodiac Capricorn
Ethnicity Not Mentioned
Education Southeast Missouri State University
Active Years Present
Relationship Status Married
Spouse Marta Fitzgerald (m. 1994–2004), Michelle Sixta (m. 1982–1990), Roxy Maxine McNeely (m. 1977–1980)

Body Measurements

Height 1.8m
Weight 210 pounds
Hair Color Grey
Eye Color Light Brown

Family Members

Father Rush Limbaugh Sr.
Mother Mildred Limbaugh

Early Life

Rush Limbaugh was conceived in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, to Mildred Carolyn ‘Millie’ and Rush Hudson Limbaugh, Jr. His dad was a legal counselor and a military pilot. He had a place with a group of expert legal counselors.

At 8, Limbaugh was resolved to have a vocation on the radio. Even though his dad was against his interests, he purchased a Remco Caravelle, a toy radio that could transmit on AM frequencies up to 500 feet away.

His expert radio vocation began in 1967, while he was still in secondary school. He utilized the alias ‘Corroded Sharpe’ and filled in as a DJ for the neighborhood station KGMO, which was co-claimed by his dad.

He joined Southeast Missouri State University however left his school contemplates halfway in 1971 to seek after a vocation on the radio. Limbaugh moved to Pennsylvania and turned into a Top 40 music DJ on WIXZ.


In 1973, Limbaugh moved to Pittsburgh radio broadcast KQV. He was terminated from the activity inside a year. He was informed that he was bad enough for the radio and ought to consider a profession in deals.

For the following decade, Limbaugh took a stab at different other radio broadcasts. He was believed to be unreasonably disputable for the radio. In 1979, he began functioning as chief of advancements with the Kansas City Royals.

He again thought to be a vocation in radio in 1984 when he was enlisted as an anchorperson at KFBK in Sacramento. After being pronounced as Sacramento’s top radio host, Limbaugh moved to New York to begin his national radio show profession.

After the Federal Communications Commission revoked, the Fairness Doctrine rule was at long last gone in 1987, which helped in getting down to business Limbaugh’s politically preservationist radio style. At ABC Radio Network, he got celebrated his stable right-winged belief systems.

All his acclaim and emphatically contradictory perspectives on American governmental issues helped ‘The Rush Limbaugh Show’ to turn into the most elevated appraised American syndicated program, by ABC Radio in 1988. This show has been running for two decades now.

He differentiated his profession in amusement and took a stab at TV broadcasting by doing a syndicated half-hour network show from 1992-96, a program that was created by Roger Ailes. The show was an expansion of his radio show.

Limbaugh claims the lion’s share of The Rush Limbaugh Show, which is syndicated by the Premiere Radio Networks. In 2008, he marked an agreement expansion through 2016, worth $400 million every year, which broke records for any communication.

In 2003, he filled in as a football pundit with ESPN for a short timeframe, before he was approached to leave.

In 2010, Chicago’s Second City delivered ‘Rush Limbaugh: The Musical’— a melodic spoof of Limbaugh, which incorporated an impersonation of a few Broadway musicals. Around the same time, he was a judge for the 2010 Miss America expo, Las Vegas.

Highlights and Achievements

  • In 1992, Limbaugh distributed his first book, The Way Things Ought to Be, trailed by See, I Told You So, the next year. The two titles were number one on the New York Times Best Seller list for 24 weeks. His first book was directed without anyone else and interpreted and altered by Wall Street Journal essayist John Fund.
  • In 2013, Limbaugh wrote his first youngsters’ book entitled, Rush Revere and the First Patriots: Time-Travel with Exceptional Americans. He got the Author of the Year Award from the Children’s Book Council.
  • Limbaugh’s subsequent youngsters’ book was discharged the next year, entitled, Rush Revere and the First Patriots: Time-Travel with Exceptional Americans. This book was named as a writer of-the year finalist for the yearly Children’s and Teen Choice Book Awards.

Rush Limbaugh Net Worth

The net worth of Limbaugh is $500 million dollars.

Salary Not Mentioned
Source of Income Radio work, books
Net Worth $500 million dollars


Limbaugh has married four times. Her better halves of times are Roxy Maxine McNeely (1977-1980), Michelle Sixta (1983-1990), Marta Fitzgerald (1994-2004), and Kathryn Rogers (2010-present). He does not have any children.

Social Media Profile

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