About Lee Majors
It has been stated that the overall estimate of Lee Majors net worth today is as much as 15 million dollars. Lee Majors is known to the public mostly because of his career as an American actor. He was born in 1939 in Wyandotte, Michigan and his full birth name is Harvey Lee Yeary. In the 1960s, Lee Majors became a well known name because of his appearance on the TV series called “The Big Valley”, where he got the role of Heath Barkley. In the 1970s, he was chosen to appear in another TV show called “The Six Million Dollar Man”, where he was appearing as Colonel Steve Austin. Thus, these appearances made his name more known and also increased the overall amount of Lee Majors net worth. In the 1980s, Lee Majors appeared in “The Fall Guy”, where he got the part of Colt Seavers.
When he finished college, Lee Majors could have got involved into football as he got an offer to attend university in St. Louis, where he was invited to join the St. Louis Cardinals football team. However, instead of taking this offer, Lee Majors decided to move to Los Angeles, where he made friends with well known actors and professionals in cinema industry. He was encouraged to attend acting school, which he did.
When he was attending it, Lee Majors was already appearing in auditions, as well. Lee Majors decided to make this name his stage name because of a football player which he liked a lot, Johnny Majors. In 1964, Lee Majors got an uncredited role in “Strait-Jacket”, where he appeared as Joan Crawford. After that, he got more small roles in various TV productions. He became mostly known when he appeared in the western TV series called “The Big Valley”, and for his role in it Lee Majors beat as much as 400 other actors. One of them was a well known actor Burt Reynolds. In the show, Lee Majors appeared with such well known actresses as Linda Evans and Barbra Stanwyck. Thus, the series have also added up to the overall size of Lee Majors net worth.
In the 60s, Lee Majors adopted a nickname of a blonde Elvis Presley because he resembled a lot the popular rock and roll singer. Lee Majors has been married four times. In the period of 1973-1982 Lee Majors was married to Farrah Fawcett, who was an actress, too.