Dorothy Jo Gideon – Age, Height, Career, Biography, Wiki, Boyfriend, Net worth, Husband, Salary & more

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Dorothy Jo Gideon - Age, Height, Career, Biography, Wiki, Boyfriend, Net worth, Husband, Salary
NameDorothy Jo Gideon
Age97 Years (Died)
Height1.69 m
Net Worth$11 Million
Table of Contents
1. Biography / Wiki
2. Physical Appearance
3. Personal Life
4. Career
5. Family
6. Relationships and More

Dorothy Jo Gideon Biography/Wiki

Full NameDorothy Jo Gideon
ProfessionsActor’s Wife
Date of Birth25 February 1924
Age97 Years (Died)
Birth PlaceAmerica
School (s)Not Known
CollegeNot Known
QualificationWell Known Actor’s Wife

Dorothy Jo Gideon husband has graced our small screens for decades as the host of The Price Is Right, but when Bob Barker wasn’t handing out prizes to contestants on the hit game show, he was spending time with his late wife, Dorothy Jo Gideon. The couple made tons of incredible memories together throughout their 36-year marriage.

Dorothy was born on February 25, 1924, in Springfield, Missouri, USA. She was the daughter of Jack Oliver Gideon and Dorothy L Evans Gideon. The American native belonged to white ethnicity. However, there are no many details regarding her childhood and educational background.

Physical Appearance Of Dorothy Jo Gideon

Height1.69 mts
169 cms
5 feet 2 inches
Weight49 Kg
MeasurementsBody Shape – Slim
Dress Size – Not Known
Shoe Size – 00
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Skin ColourWhite

Besides being a famous celebrity he is also a model, he is very possessive about about his health and body, Given above is the body measurement of Gideon.

Gideon is a Famous celebrity by profession and therefore needs to maintain a good psyche and health, talking about his exact weight as per reports its specified that his weight is 49kgs.

In Addition to the reports the estimated height of Gideon can be 6’2′ and he may weigh around 49kgs approximately.

Personal Life Of Dorothy Jo Gideon

Zodiac SignGemini
SignatureNot Known
Blood GroupNot Known
Food HabitsNot Known

Gideon has not kept himself away from the limelight. Even he is not far away from social networking sites like Instagram, Twitter, and so on.

Because of this, it has made us easy to track out the details about both her personal and professional life comprising, career and awards.


Just like her husband, Dorothy also worked in the entertainment industry. She did singing and voice covers for commercials. Similarly, she also appeared on game shows like It’s Your Bet and Tattletales. Besides this, she was an animal rights activist. She advocated for the protection of animals and was against the brutality toward animals for human benefit. Her husband Bob quotes, “She was ahead of her time.” Even back then, she became vegetarian and even stopped wearing fur clothes.” Moreover, she even inspired Bob to speak for animal rights.


ParentsFather: N/A
Mother : Not Revealed
Husband/SpouseBob Barker
SiblingsCharlie Carver
ChildrenNot Yet

Gideon has not specified neither about his favorites nor about his personified selection of things. He prefers to keep his favorites profile low. We are on it to collect some more personified information about the same please stay connected with us

In the early years of their marriage, Bob pursued a career as a TV star while Dorothy was also working in the entertainment industry. In 1956, the Bonanza actor landed the spot as TV host of Truth or Consequences. He starred on the game show for nearly two decades until 1974. Two years before saying goodbye to Truth or Consequences, Bob started hosting The Price is Right in 1972. The Emmy Award winner also appeared on a handful of other shows at the beginning of his career, including The Family Game, That’s My Line and more.

Tragically, Bob suffered a devastating loss in his personal life just as he was cementing his status as a Hollywood icon. In 1981, the WWE Raw producer’s beloved spouse died at age 57. Dorothy’s death came six months after being diagnosed with lung cancer.

Relationships and more

Late Gideon and his husband Bob were high school sweethearts. For their first date, Bob took Dorothy Jo to an Ella Fitzgerald concert in Missouri. The love story that began at the age of 15, only grew stronger with time. She stood by Bob even though the days of his struggle. On January 12, 1945, the two officially tied knots. The couple lived together for 36 years, until the death of Gideon. However, they did not have any children.

In April of 1981, Dorothy was diagnosed with lung cancer. Just within 6 months of diagnosis, she passed away on October 19, 1981. She died in Los Angeles, California at the age of 67. Moreover, her place of burial is located in Forest Lawn, Los Angeles, California. Recently, in 2017, Bob visited her headstone to offer her beautiful flowers. It was on the 36th anniversary of her death.

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