Betsy Arakawa Wiki, Age, Height, Nationality, Husband, Kids, Net Worth

Born Name Betsy Arakawa
Birth PlaceHawaii, USA
Eye ColorBlack
Zodiac SignSagittarius
NationalityAmerican
ProfessionFormer painter and Businesswoman
HusbandGene Hackman
Net Worth$2 million
Age57 years

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Betsy Arakawa is a former painter and now businessman who came to limelight after marrying the legendary actor and novelist Gene Hackman.

The four Golden Globes winning actor Gene Hackman is living a blissful married like his wife Betsy Arakawa. His fans are curious as to when did it all began for the couple? How did they first met? Do they share any Children? Also take a look at her Wiki-Bio.

Betsy Arakawa Married Life with Husband Gene Hackman; Share any Children?

Betsy Arakawa is blissfully spending her married life with her boyfriend turned husband, Gene Hackman since they tied the knot in 1991.

Betsy Arakawa Married Life
Betsy Arakawa with her husband Gene Hackman.
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As of now, the husband and wife are proud parents of three children. Nevertheless, the duo has kept their name and date of the children confidential.

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Arakawa first met her partner in the early 80s when she used to work as a part-time worker in a California fitness center. After seeing each other for few times duo started dating in 1984.

As a matter of fact, their closeness became a key reason in Hackman divorcing his then-wife. Well, who was his previous wife? Let us briefly take a look!

Betsy Arakawa’ Husband Gene Hackman Past Marriage Life

This is the first marriage for Betsy Arakawa her husband, however, was formerly married to Faye Maltese on January 1, 1956.

Gene Hackman past marriage
Gene Hackman with his first wife Faye Maltese.
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The pair dated about a year before getting married. They first met on at a Y.M.C.A. dance classes in New York in 1955.

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The lover welcomed the three children; a son and two daughters namely, Christopher Allen Hackman, 58, Elizabeth Jean Hackman, 56, and Leslie Anne Hackman, 52. Unfortunately, the duo ended up their three-decade-long marital relationship in 1986 which later folded the story with Betsy Arakawa.

How Much Is Betsy Arakawa Net Worth?

The former pianist Betsy Arakawa has a net worth of around $2 million, as of 2019. She primarily accumulates her fortune as businesswomen. As of now, Arakawa serves as a co-owner of Pandora’s Inc. a home furnishings store in Santa Fe with her friend Barbara Lenihan.

Betsy Arakawa Net Worth
Gene Hackman and Betsy Arakawa during 66th Annual Academy Awards.
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In contrast, the five Academy awards nominated actor, Gene Hackman has an estimated net worth of $80 million. His lucrative wealth credits go to his over five decades of devotion in Hollywood. Let’s check out some of the revealed salary of the former actor from some of the movies:

Movies Salary Year
 The French Connection$100,0001971
 Lucky Lady$1,350,0001975
 Superman$2,000,0001978
 The Quick and the Dead$1,300,0001995

In addition,  the actor adds a decent amount of wealth from his publication of eight books. Some of the names of his books are listed below :

  • Payback at Morning Peak = Kindle – $6.99, Paperback – $7.99
  • Wake of the Perdido Star: A Novel =Kindle – $10.99, Hardcover – $15
  • Pursuit = Kindle – $6.99, Hardcover = $265.42
  • Justice For None: A Novel = Hardcover – $18.50
  • Escape from Andersonville: A Novel of the Civil War = Hardcover – from $2.74, Paperback –$29.99

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Moving on towards the couple assets, the duo currently owns a house in Santa Fe. In 1993 he bought the house and two other two neighboring properties in California purchased which was recently sold at $27 million in 2015.

Quick Facts About Betsy Arakawa

How old is Betsy Arakawa?

57 years

What is Betsy Arakawa birth sign?

Sagittarius

Where is Betsy Arakawa birthplace?

Hawaii, USA

What is Betsy Arakawa nationality?

American