Frank Buck Net Worth

Frank Buck Net Worth is
$15 Million

Frank Buck Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Frank Howard Buck (March 17, 1884 – March 25, 1950) was a hunter and collector of wild animals, as well as a movie actor, director, writer and producer. He is known for his book Bring 'Em Back Alive and his 1930s and 1940s jungle adventure movies including: Wild Cargo, Jungle Cavalcade, Jacare, Killer of the Amazon, many of which included staged "fights to the death" between formidable beasts.
IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthMarch 17, 1884, Gainesville, Texas, United States
DiedMarch 25, 1950, Houston, Texas, United States
Place Of BirthGainesville, Texas, USA
ProfessionActor, Writer, Producer
SpouseMuriel Reilly (m. 1928), Nina Boardman (m. 1914), Amy Leslie (m. 1901)
Star SignPisces
1The lung ailment that killed him was lung cancer.
2Quit school after the 7th grade and worked at a variety of different jobs, including cow-punching and selling songs to vaudeville singers.
3Won a substantial sum of money in a poker game, which financed his first expedition to Brazil. For several years, he supplied zoos in the U.S. with exotic animals. He lost most of his money in the stock market crash of 1929, then became director of the San Diego Zoo. The following year, he wrote his best-seller "Bring 'em back alive" which revived his fortunes. He subsequently worked at Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus and had a lucrative spell in movies.
4For many years the Frank Buck zoo was located in Massapequa Park, New York
5His slogan regarding the hunt for ferocious beasts: "Bring 'em back alive!"
6Outdoor adventurer and so-called "lion-tamer."


Africa Screams1949Frank Buck
Tiger Fangs1943Frank Buck
Jacaré1942DocumentaryFrank Buck
Jungle Cavalcade1941DocumentaryNarrator / Himself
Jungle Menace1937Frank Hardy


Your Jeweler's Showcase1952TV Series story - 1 episode
Jungle Cavalcade1941Documentary book
Fang and Claw1935Documentary book - uncredited
Wild Cargo1934Documentary based on the fanous book by
Bring 'Em Back Alive1932Documentary book


Fang and Claw1935Documentary producer - as Frank Buck's Fang and Claw
Wild Cargo1934Documentary co-producer - uncredited


Fang and Claw1935Documentary


Jacaré1942Documentary presenter


We, the People1949TV SeriesHimself
Fang and Claw1935DocumentaryHimself / As Told by
Wild Cargo1934DocumentaryHimself / Voice of Narrator: as Frank Buck's Wild Cargo
Bring 'Em Back Alive1932DocumentaryHimself and narrator

Archive Footage

Jungle Terror1946Frank Hardy

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