Michael Crichton net worth

Michael Crichton net worth

Net Worth: $175 Million

About Michael Crichton

Michael Crichton net worth

It has been estimated that the total sum of Michael Crichton net worth reaches 175 million dollars, as of right now. Michael Crichton was a well known author, who was born in 1942 and passed away in 2008. In addition to his career as an author, Michael Crichton was a producer, director, screenwriter and physician. All of these involvements, thus, have added up a lot of revenues to the total size of Michael Crichton net worth.
As a writer, Michael Crichton was mostly known for his science fiction works and thriller books. He also wrote some medical fiction books. More than 200 million copies of his written works have been sold internationally and such high sales have also added up to the overall amount of Michael Crichton net worth. Many of his books were adapted to films, too. In 1994, Michael Crichton made history when he became the first artist ever to have works placing in the 1st position at the same time, which was the show “ER” on TV, “Jurassic Park” film and “Disclosure” book sales.
Michael Crichton has published many books, the most popular of which became “The Andromeda Strain”, “Jurassic Park”, “Rising Sun”, “Congo”, “Disclosure”, “Sphere”, “The Lost World”, “Travels”, “Airframe”, “Prey”, “Timeline”, “State of Fear”, “Pirate Latitudes”, “Micro” and “Next”, the latter being published in 2006, which became the last book published before he passed away.

Thus, the sales of all of these books have also added up to the overall estimate of Michael Crichton net worth.
The author was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1942. He grew up in New York. When he was young, he was already interested in writing. When he was 14 years old, his first article, which was about traveling, was published in The New York Times. In 1960, with the aim to become a writer, Michael Crichton enrolled at Harvard College. Michael Crichton later was studying at Harvard Medical School.
At the same time, he began to publish his written works. In 1969, Michael Crichton was awarded the Edgar Award for Best Novel for his work called “A Case of Need”, which he wrote under the name of Jeffrey Hudson. In 1970, he and his brother Douglas wrote a book called “Dealing: or the Berkeley-to-Boston Forty-Brick Lost-Bag Blues”. The back of the book included a photo of the boys, taken by their mother when they were little. In 1969, Michael Crichton earned his MD from Harvard. However, he has never practiced medicine as he decided to focus on his work as a writer, which became a huge source not only of his fame, but also of increasing the overall sum of Michael Crichton net worth. In 1988, Michael Crichton was a visiting writer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Talking about his career as a novelist more, the first published novel of his was called “Odds On”. He published the book under the name of John Lange. The novel is about an attempted robbery in an isolated hotel in Costa Brava.

Now you have an idea why Michael Crichton net worth is this huge

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