Robert Kraft Biography, Age, Wiki, Height, Weight, Girlfriend, Family & More

Robert Kraft

Biography / Wiki

Robert Kraft is the chairman and chief executive officer of ‘The Kraft Group,’ an American business giant. He owns sports teams such as the National Football League’s ‘New England Patriots and Major League Soccer’s ‘New England Revolution.’ He established the ‘Kraft Group’ as a holding company to manage his various business interests.

He is a huge football fan and has many sports holdings. In 1994, he made headlines when he purchased the ‘Patriots,’ who had won just 19 games in the previous five seasons, prompting speculation that he had made a major blunder.

The ‘New England Patriots,’ on the other hand, went on to become one of the most successful teams in NFL history, proving Robert Kraft’s critics incorrect. Robert is also a well-known philanthropist who has given more than $100 million to various charitable causes.

Height / Weight / Age

Born on the 5th of June 1941, Robert Kraft is currently 81 years old. Robert is tall and his height measures 5 feet 7 inches while his weight is 79 kg approximately.

Even at this age he appears to be fit and has a body figure measurement of 42-35-37, he wears number 8 in the shoe size, and his biceps measure 16 inches. Kraft has white-colored hair and has a rare set of blue-colored eyes.

Net Worth

After starting to work as an executive for his father-in-law’s company, Robert Kraft used his talent and skills and formed his own business. Soon he spread his business ventures nationwide and has now become one of the topmost business giants in the United States.

Kraft owns several companies and has made quite a lot of wealth through it. The total net worth estimated for Robert Kraft is $6.6 billion US dollars as of now.

Education / Family

The native of Massachusetts, Robert Kraft was born and raised in Brookline, Massachusetts, United States. Robert is the son of Harry Kraft and Sarah Kraft and grew up along with his brother and sister. After studying at Brookline High School, he attended Harvard Business School as well as Columbia University.

Name

Robert Kenneth Kraft

Nickname Robert
Birth Place Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Date Of Birth June 5, 1941
Age 81 Years
Height In Centimetres – 170 cm

In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″

Weight In Kilograms – 79 Kg
In Pounds – 174 lbs
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color White
Profession Chairman, Chief Executive Officer of the Kraft Group, Businessman, and Investor
Sexual Orientation Straight
School Brookline High School
College Harvard Business School, Columbia University
Religion Judaism
Nationality American
Home Town Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Fathers Name Harry Kraft
Mothers Name Sarah Kraft
Brothers Avram Rachmiel Kraft
Sister Elizabeth Rachel Kraft

Career / Fashion And Style

Robert Kraft started working for his father-in-law’s packaging company, the Rand-Whitney Group, in Worcester. He was also involved in politics, serving as chairman of the ‘Newton Democratic City Committee.’ Robert Kraft, an enterprising individual, did not waste any time in forming his own company, International Forest Products.

In 1983, he became a director of the board of ‘New England Television Corp,’ which acquired control of WNAC-TV. He bought the New England Patriots, a professional American football team for $175 million in 1994, proving his love for the sport.

He founded ‘Kraft Group LLC’ in 1998 as the holding company for his various business ventures in professional sports manufacturing, and real estate production.

Kraft was appointed Honorary Chairman of the Board of Directors for the competitive joint Canadian-Mexican-American bid for the 2026 “FIFA World Cup” in 2017. In 2019, Kraft was awarded Israel’s coveted “Genesis Prize,” a $1 million prize offered to individuals who are committed to Jewish ideals.

Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife, and More

Kraft was married to Myra Nathalie Hiatt for a long time and the couple had four sons but after the death of his wife, he dated Ricki Noel Lander for 6 years.

Girlfriend Ricki Noel Lander (2012-2018)

Robert Kraft with his girlfriend
Robert Kraft with his girlfriend
Marital Status Married
Wife Myra Nathalie Hiatt (m. 1964-2011)

Robert Kraft with his late wife
Robert Kraft with his late wife
Children Son – Daniel A. Kraft, David Kraft, Joshua Kraft, Jonathan A. Kraft

 

Robert Kraft with his late wife & sons
Robert Kraft with his late wife & sons

Daughter – None

Favorite Things

Here we provide you a list of Robert Kraft’s favorite things.

Favorite Actors Tom Hanks
Favorite Actress Meryl Streep
Favorite Colour Black
Favorite Holiday Destinations Italy
Favorite Food Italian Cuisine
Favorite Things To Do Listening to music and Reading

Robert Kraft

Some Interesting Facts About Robert Kraft

  • When he helped his lover Lander create an audition tape in 2012, the businessman sparked a media storm of controversies.
  • His video went viral after it was posted on the Barstool Sports website.
  • Ricki gave birth to her child in 2017, but the child’s biological father is not Robert.
  • As the owner of the New England Patriots, he won six Super Bowl championships.
  • Kraft was the class president of his senior year. He was unable to participate in any sports during high school because his attention was on his after-school Hebrew studies and Sabbath observance.
  • Roberts’ father encouraged him to pursue a career as a rabbi.
  • Daniel A. Kraft, the second son of the former couple, is the president of International Forest Products.
  • Kraft’s wife died of ovarian cancer on July 20, 2011, at the age of 68.
  • Harry Kraft, Robert’s father, was a clothing manufacturer and a Jewish leader at Brookline’s Congregation Kehillath Israel.