Russell Simmons Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Family, Net Worth, Facts & More

Russell Simmons

Full NameRussell Wendell Simmons
ProfessionEntrepreneur, Co-founder of Def Jam and founder of Phat Farm, All Def Digital, Global Grind, Def Pictures, Argyleculture, Tantris, American Classics, Music Producer, Author
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters - 175 cm
in meters - 1.75 m
in feet inches - 5’ 9”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms - 75 kg
in Pounds - 165 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)-Chest: 48 Inches
-Waist: 34 Inches
-Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorSalt & Pepper
Personal Life
Date of BirthOctober 4, 1957
Age (as in 2017)60 Years
Birth PlaceQueens, New York, U.S.
Zodiac sign/Sun signLibra
HometownQueens, New York, U.S.
School August Martin High School, Queens, New York
College/University City College of New York, Harlem, New York City, New York
Educational QualificationHonorary Doctorate Degree in Humane Letters
DebutKurtis Blow (1977)
FamilyFather- Daniel Simmons (School administrator)
Mother- Evelyn Simmons (Teacher)
Brother- Danny Simmons (Painter)
Danny Simmons
Joseph Simmons (DJ)
Joseph Simmons
Sister- Not Known
ReligionChristian Yogi
AddressRussell Simmons
XXXX N Doheny Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90069
HobbiesTraveling, Doing Yoga
ControversiesHe was accused of harassment and sexual assault allegation recently which was all over in the news and social media.
Girlfriends, Affairs and More
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusDivorced
Girlfriends/AffairsHana Nitsche (2012 - 2013)
Melissa George (2011 - 2012)
Melissa George
Angela Martini (2011)
Angela Martini
Heidy Allende (2010)
Heidy Allende
Jaslene Gonzalez (2010)
Jaslene Gonzalez
Paige Butcher (2010)
Paige Butcher
Noémie Lenoir (2009)
Noémie Lenoir
Julie Henderson (2009)
Julie Henderson
Sophie Monk (2009)
Sophie Monk
Katie Rost (2008 - 2009)
Katie Rost
Porschla Coleman (2007 - 2008)
Porschla Coleman
Amber Smith (1996)
Amber Smith
Veronica Webb (1993 - 1994)
Veronica Webb
Marita Stavrou (1990 - 1991)
Marita Stavrou
Cynthia Bailey (1988)
Cynthia Bailey
Karin Taylor
Karin Taylor
Wife/SpouseKimora Lee Simmons (Former Wife)
Marriage DateDecember 20, 1998
ChildrenSon- Jamel Simmons
Daughters- Aoki Lee Simmons
 Aoki Lee Simmons
Ming Lee Simmons
Ming Lee Simmons
Style Quotient
Car CollectionMini Cooper
Assets Saddle River Home
Money Factor
Salary/Fees$42 million
Net Worth$340 million

Russell Simmons

Some Lesser Known Facts About Russell Simmons

  • Does Russell Simmons smoke?: No
  • Does Russell Simmons drink alcohol: Not Known
  • Russell Simmons heads a domain worked by rap music. As a prime supporter of the spearheading record named Def Jam in the 1980s, he helped dispatch the professions of various critical artisans, for example, Run-D.M.C. What’s more, the Beastie Boys.
  • His realm includes a dress line and even a caffeinated drink, yet it is his social activism that has made some say he may one day make a perfect chairperson of New York City.
  • Simmons is frequently portrayed as the man who made dark urban culture a piece of the standard.
  • He is currently developing as the most believable and viable pioneer of the post-civil rights age.
  • In 1975, at the age of eighteen, Simmons started taking classes at Manhattan City College. He found work at an Orange Julius outlet in Greenwich Village, however sooner or later he additionally financed his club-going way of life by offering false cocaine.
  • The 1985 film Krush Groove was created in the memory of Russell Simmons’ life. 1985 Film Krush Groove
  • Simmons went ahead to shepherd entertainers such as Will Smith in 1968 when he was as yet the rapper known as “New Prince,” and also the public enemy to a standard achievement.
  • In 1992, Simmons established Phat Fashions, a garments line, which started developing at a rate of around 30% yearly finished the following decade. Phat Fashions
  • Rush Communications turned into the umbrella gathering for the more significant part of Simmons efforts. Rush Communications
  • He launched the Def Poetry Jam, which was additionally conveyed by HBO and even turned into a Tony-Award-winning Broadway appear in 2003, and he fills in a board seat of the Hip-Hop Summit Action Network. Def Poetry Jam

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