Quick Facts of Jaime Royal Robertson
- Date of Birth07 May, 1943
- First NameRobbie
- Last Name Robertson
Robbie Robertson is a Canadian musician, songwriter, film composer, producer, actor, and author. He was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics and Outstanding Individual Achievement- Cultural for Robbie Robertson: Going Home. He also worked as a music producer for movies including The Departed, The Wolf of Wall Street, and The Irishman.
Born In Toronto Ontario
Robbie Robertson was born Jaime Royal Robertson on 5th July 1943, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He holds Canadian nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
He is the only child of Rosmarie Dolly Chrysler and James Patrick Robertson. He was raised in his home town in Ontario. After the divorce, Robbie’s mother told him that his biological father was a gambler Alexander David Klegerman. His biological father was killed in a hit and run accident.
Married Life Of Robbie Robertson
Robbie Robertson was previously married to Canadian journalist Dominique Bourgeois. The couple dated for sometimes and tied knot in 1967.
Robertson also welcomed three children two daughters Alexandra and Delphine and a son Sebastian Robertson.
Neither Robbie and Dominique revealed any information about their sudden divorce.
After Divorce Robbie Dated Susan Anspach
Robbie Robertson dated Susan Anspach after his separation with Dominique Bourgeois. Robbie and Susan started to date in the year in the year 1978.
The couple dated for two years and went to their separate ways in 1980. After his separation, he has not officially dated anyone or involved in any affairs.
He kept his relationship and love life only to himself. Robertson is active on Instagram and Twitter where he often posts about his concerts and new music.
Robbie Robertson Career Highlights
Robbie Robertson started his music career from the band Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks and recorded two songs Hey Baba Lau and Someone Like You. The band changed their name to the Band and toured with Hawkings throughout 1962 and 1963.
Robbie performed a world tour with Bob Dylan from 1965 to 1966. He also worked for the movie and started his career as a music producer for the movie The Last Waltz.
In 1995, he was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Music and Lyrics and Outstanding Individual Achievement- Cultural Programming for Robbie Robertson; Going Home.
The 75-year-old musician worked as a music producer for the movie including Gangs of New York, The Departed, Shutter Island, The Wolf of Wall Street, and 2019 movie The Irishman.
Net Worth And Charity Works
Robbie Robertson has a net worth of around $40 million, as of 2020. He earned a massive wealth from his career as a music director and musician.
Robbie also auctioned guitar played by Bob Dylan and himself for the price of $490k at Julien’s Auctions. He also added
Whoever ends up with this guitar, you have to treat her with love. She has been an incredible workhorse.
He also owns a house in Santa Monica, California. To own that house the music director has spent a good amount of money to own the house.
Robbie is also active in charity work and an active member of the Canadian charity Artist Against Racism. This organization deals with youth and the future of the global community about the basic human rights of equality and funds to reach out to the community.
Robertson is one of the artists along with Nelly Furtado, Celine Dion, Aerosmith, Ellen Degeneres, and Jacksoul.