Greg Giraldo

Greg Giraldo Net Worth was $100, 000



$100, 000


$100, 000



Greg Giraldo net worth

Nickname: Gregory C. Giraldo

Date of birth: the 10th of December, 1965

Date of death: the 29th of September, 2010

Profession: standup comedian, lawyer

Nationality: United States of America

Source of wealth: comedy, law

Greg Giraldo was a famous stand-up comedian, who accumulated $100, 000 net worth during the years of his career. His main source of income was television. He appeared in many popular TV shows like “Late Show with David Letterman”, “Late Friday”, “Just for Laughs” etc.

Now it is hard to believe, but a comic Greg Giraldo started to earn his net worth as a lawyer and was quite successful in that area. He was educated at Harvard Law School and during his admission test he gained 99% of correct answers, which made him the most successful enrollee.

Having graduated from Harvard Law School, Greg started to work at Skadden (an international law company) and only in 1992 he began doing standup comedy. In fact, Greg hated to discuss his career of a lawyer and when he gained popularity as a comic, he had never mentioned about it. Just once he appeared in Esquire magazine as Harvard Law School graduate.

Greg Giraldo tried his hand as a comic at Comedy Cellar Club in New York for the first time. Three years later he found an agent, with the help of which Greg made first appearances on TV. He became popular due to such screen works as “Late Night with Conan O'Brien”, where he featured numerous times, “Late Show with David Letterman”, “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” etc. In 2005 he started his own comedy show, named “Friday Night Stand-Up with Greg Giraldo”.

He died in September, 2010 because of drug overdose. The comic was prescribed some medications, but he didn’t calculate its dose right. He was in comma for 4 days and then the members of his family insisted to turn off life-support system.

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