Adam Rich: Wiki, Bio, Age, Death, Profession, Birthday, Net Worth

Adam Rich: Wiki, Bio, Age, Death, Profession, Birthday, Net Worth, Cause of death, Birthday, Birthplace, Height, Weight, Education, Nationality, Marital Status: Adam Rich was a well-known actor of America who got the recognition after his role in the 1977’s American comedy-drama TV series, Eight is Enough. He played a character of a child star with a pageboy haircut and got tremendous fame as “America’s Little Brother”. Adam had an extensive and fortunate career in the film industry and had done several movies and television shows.

Adam Rich dies at 54

Adam Rich Bio, Age, Height, Weight, and Nationality

Adam Rich was an American national born on the lands of Brooklyn, New York, USA. He entered this world on 12th October 1968 and was 54 years old when he left this planet for his heavenly abode. He was known to be a great actor and performer, who had shown his skills and talent as an actor, at a very young age. Adam was a mid-height person with a measured height of 5 feet and 5 inches. Rich has done many blockbuster series and movies and his best-known work includes Eight s Enough, Code Red, and Dungeons and Dragons.

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Adam Rich Early Life and Parents

Rich had taken birth in the house of a Jewish couple named as Francine Rich and Rob Rich. Being born in Brooklyn New York, the Rich family shifted to Granada Hills, Los Angeles, California and entire childhood of Adam spent there. However, for a short period, the family also lived in Florida and from there, Adam learned the way to act at the gym. Adam has a younger brother and they play with each other. He was a bright and active child interested in lots of sports. He likes to play football and baseball and was also involved in various other activities including swimming, skateboarding, and bicycle riding.

Adam Rich Education, Bad habits, and Mischievous Addictions

Rich was a bright child but due to his mischievous actions he got into many troublesome actions. When he was just 14 years old, he got involved in inhaling marijuana. This directly affected his education and in 1985 he left his school without graduation, which resulted in his indulgence in many more improprieties. Although he joined a drama school, Chatsworth High School in San Fernando.

Adam Rich

In 1989, he became a valium addict and survived a valium overdose calamity. He had also attempted a robbery in a pharmacy store in 1991 for which he got arrested as he smashed the glass of the window. Dick Van Patten(his on-screen dad) paid for his bail.  He was also got arrested for driving under influence in 2002.

Mr. Rich’s Profession and Career

As said earlier, Adam was a bright and active kid. Due to his talent and zeal, he got selected for the American science fiction series, Six Billion Dollar Man in 1977. Although he appeared only in one episode but he left his impression. Then he got the chance to appear in a television film, The City.

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Then in 1977, he was signed for an American comedy-drama, Eight is Enough and played a role of the youngest son of the Bradford family. His character’s name was Nicholas Bradford. He appeared as a main cast of the series in 13 episodes. The pageboy haircut of Nicholas Bradford had become iconic in that era and inspired millions of parents to acquire the same haircut for their young sons. This distinctive feature of Adam’s character has made him live n the hearts of millions of his fans. After his successful role, people started to known as “America’s Little Brother”.

Then he was signed for Code Red, which was a short-lived TV series of 1981 and aired on ABC. Adam also appeared in 1983’s sitcom Gun Shy which was telecasted on CBS.

In 1983, Adam also did a voice work for Dungeons and Dragons, a cartoons series and has got extreme appreciation. He made several guest appearances in a number of TV series including CHiPS, The Love Boat, Fantasy Island, Baywatch, Small wonder, Silver Spoon, and many more. In 2003, he was featured in a feature film, “Dickie Roberts: Former Child Star”.

Adam Rich Wife, Girlfriend

Adam Rich was a handsome man but he maintained his marital status as unmarried, till the time of his death. He never married in his lifetime. There is no information related to his past relationships and affairs. He died as bachelor man. He also didn’t had any child.

Adam Rich’s Death and Its Cause

The Eight is Enough fame, Adam Rich is no more present in this world. He left this world for his heavenly abode on 7th January 2023 at his Los Angeles residence. His closed family members informed about his departure from this planet but they doesn’t revealed the reason of the actor’s death yet.

Adam Rich’s Net Worth

The famous child star of Eight is Enough has done tremendous memorable works during his lifetime. His estimated net worth at the time of his death is around $1 million.

Below are the key details about the late Adam Rich, his age, birthdate, death date, birthplace, death place, profession, net worth, height, weight, nationality, gender, zodiac sign, marital status, girlfriend, children, net worth, affairs, education, school, and more.

Information Table

Real name Adam Rich
Gender  Male
Age(at the time of death)  54
Date of birth 12th July 1968
Birthplace  Brooklyn, New York
Nationality  American
Profession  Actor
Height  feet: 5 feet 5 inches

meters: 1.65 m

centimeters: 165 cm

Death Date 7th January 2023
Death Place Los Angeles, California
Hair Color Dark Brown
Ethnicity  White
Zodiac sign Libra
Marital status Unmarried
Alma mater Chatsworth High School
Parents  Francine Rich and Rob Rich
Children None 
Net worth $1 million

Adam posted on his Instagram account.

Social Media Accounts of the TV Actor

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Lesser Known Facts About Rich

  • In 1996, a media hoax about Adam Rich’s murder was laid out with the consent of Adam.
  • Adam has gone to drug rehabilitation center for 3 time in his life.
  • He has also done some TV commercials.

FAQs on Adam

1)What was the name of Adam’s wife?

Adam Rich had never married in his entire life.

2)What was his age at the time of his death?

He was 54 years old, when he died.

3)Was he born in Los Angeles?

No, he had taken birth at New York’s Brooklyn.

4)What was the mane of Adam Rich’s character n Eight is Enough?

His character’s name was Nicholas Bradford.

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