How rich is David Suzuki?
David Suzuki Net Worth:
David Suzuki Net Worth:David Takayoshi Suzuki, CC OBC (born March 24, 1936) is a Canadian academic, science broadcaster and environmental activist. Suzuki earned a Ph.D in zoology from the University of Chicago in 1961, and was a professor in the genetics department at the University of British Columbia from 1963 until his retirement in 2001. Since the mid-1970s, Suzuki has been known for his TV and radio series, documentaries and books about nature and the environment. He is best known as host of the popular and long-running CBC Television science program, The Nature of Things, seen in over forty nations. He is also well known for criticizing governments for their lack of action to protect the environment.A long time activist to reverse global climate change, Suzuki co-founded the David Suzuki Foundation in 1990, to work "to find ways for society to live in balance with the natural world that does sustain us." The Foundation's priorities are: oceans and sustainable fishing, climate change and clean energy, sustainability, and Suzuki's Nature Challenge. The Foundation also works on ways to help protect the oceans from large oil spills such as the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Suzuki has also served as a director of the Canadian Civil Liberties Association from 1982 to 1987.Suzuki was awarded the Right Livelihood Award in 2009. His 2011 book, The Legacy, won the Nautilus Book Award. He is a Companion of the Order of Canada. In 2004, David Suzuki ranked fifth on the list of final nominees in a CBC Television series that asked viewers to select the greatest Canadian of all time. Suzuki was the top finalist still alive.
|Birth date:||March 24, 1936|
|Birth place:||Vancouver, Canada|
|Height:||5 ft 3 in (1.62 m)|
|Profession:||Social activist, Author, Professor, Geneticist, Television Show Host, Actor, Environmentalist|
|Education:||University of Chicago, Amherst College, London Central Secondary School|
|Spouse:||Tara Elizabeth Cullis (m. 1972), Setsuko Joane Sunahara (m. 1958–1965)|
|Children:||Severn Cullis-Suzuki, Laura Suzuki, Troy Suzuki, Sarika Cullis-Suzuki, Tamiko Suzuki|
|Parents:||Kaoru Carr Suzuki, Setsu Nakamura|
|Siblings:||Geraldine Suzuki, Dawn Suzuki, Jenny Suzuki, Marcia Suzuki|
|Awards:||Gemini Award for Best Anchor or Interviewer, Gemini Award for Best Host in a Light Information, Variety or Performing Arts Program or Series, Gemini Award for Best Host in a Lifestyle/Practical Information, or Performing Arts Program or Series, Canadian Screen Award for Best Host or Interviewer in a News Information Program or Series|
|Nominations:||Gemini Award for Best Host or Interviewer in a News or Talk/General Information Program or Series, Gemini Award for Best Host or Interviewer in a News Information Program or Series|
|Movies:||, The Nature of Things, Suzuki on Science, more|
|TV shows:||The Nature of Things, Suzuki on Science, Science Magazine, The Nature Connection with David Suzuki, Just Ask, Inc.|