|Real Name/Full Name||Uri Geller|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Uri Geller|
|Birth Place:||Tel Aviv Yafo, Israel|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||20 December 1946|
|Age/How Old:||76 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187.3 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father – Itzhaak Geller
Mother – Manzy Freud
|Nationality:||British and Israeli|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Hannah Geller|
|Kids/Children Name:||Natalie Geller and Daniel Geller|
|Profession:||Illusionist, magician, television personality, and self-proclaimed psychic|
|Net Worth:||$25 million|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Uri Geller is a well-known television personality, magician, illusionist and self-proclaimed psychic. Most people knew him from trademark television performances such as spoon bending which was an illusion and many other illusions. Geller has conjured tricks that have simulated the effects of telepathy and psychokinesis. His entertainment career has spanned for a very long time which is about more than four decades. This had him appearing in many countries and television shows.
From his entertainment career, he performs spoon bending, making watches run faster or stop, and describing hidden drawings, and many more. However, it is said that Geller is not true as he has been caught cheating and his performances can as well be duplicated by stage magic tricks. He as well held a show once in Israel where he had his contestants display natural superpowers. However, the Israeli magicians criticized Gellers idea of the show claiming that it was all magic tricks.
Well, how well do you know about Uri Geller? If not much, here is what we know about Uri Geller to date.
Biography and Early Life
Geller was born in Tel Aviv on the 20th of September in 1946. Tel Aviv was to be part the British administered mandatory Palestine. He had a very supportive family who went through with him in his career journey. His father Itzhak who was from an Australian-Jewish was an army sergeant by profession while his mother Margaret Freud a Hungarian Jewish was a supportive mother coming from the Sigmund Freud family. However, a distant relative.
Geller was not raised as an only child as he had a sister by the name Hannah. Being an Austrian Jewish and Hungarian Jewish Geller did not know how to speak English at a young age, he, therefore, moved with his family to Nicosia, Cyprus where he got learn English. When he turned 18 Geller joined the Israeli army which he served in a six-day war in 1967 and got wounded during the war. Due to his love for magic, he began by performing in small audiences where he worked as a nightclub entertainer which had him gain fame and recognition.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Uri Geller in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Uri Geller’s age is 76 years old as of today’s date 15th March 2023 having been born on 20 December 1946. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187.3 lbs in Pound and 85kg in Kilograms.
When gellers family moved to Nicosia, Cyprus, he got to attend his high school levels. Afterward, he proceeded with his studies to terra Santa College where he learned English. We however do not know what he majored in while in college. Other than that information, we have no more details concerning his education. It will however be updated as soon as it is known and confirmed.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
Apart from his career life, Geller has taken time to concentrate more on his personal life which includes his family. Geller is not only a career man but as well as a father, and a husband. H has been married to Hannah Geller for a good span of years now. Together they have two beautiful kids by the name Natalie Geller and Daniel Geller.
In 2001 when Geller renewed his marriage vows, being good friends with Michael Jackson, Michael as his best man. His family aside, Geller once admitted in a TV show that he had suffered from anorexia nervosa and bulimia for a good number of years but is now doing better. His career has also influenced him to write books, 16 books of two genres, that is the fiction and nonfiction books.
Is Uri Geller Gay?
No, Geller is not gay and his wife and children is enough to prove that he is straight.
His professional career had him go through so many challenges as he many people against it. Geller’s career was more of magic and describing hidden drawings and as well as making watches run fast or stop. He performed this feat to his audiences through the willpower and strength of his mind. With the help of his manager, they tried to enhance and entice his audience more by adding a magic trick in order to have his performances last longer. It involved Geller guessing the audience’s car registration numbers.
This was however not genuine as his manager had given him prior the show. This are some of the things that had Geller’s career being ridiculed as it was said he was cheating. Geller did not let this get to him as he claimed that his feats were through paranormal powers from extraterrestrials given to him.
Geller has not yet received any awards as far as his career is concerned. However, we cannot ignore the fact that he has been able to write 16 books, fictional and non-fictional. He has been able to get a lot of recognition, having him getting featured in many shows. We can consider this very huge achievement as t has earned him something from it.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Uri Geller in 2023
It is clear that Geller gets his income from his career. He has worked with highly garnered shows and magicians who have been a strong bridge to getting to greater heights. According to research, his net worth has not been confirmed to be the actual but just an estimation. As of 2023, It is therefore estimated to be $25 million.
As much as Geller has received a lot of criticism in his career he has not stopped from doing what he wants. He has served as a good example to many people and gets hate in what they do that they should not give but put more effort into. All in all we wish him all the best in his career endeavors.