Net Worth: $12 Million
Don Cherry was born on February 5th 1934 in Kingston, ON, CAN. He is a Canadian ice hockey commentator, and he has a net worth of $12 Million. Don’s fame and wealth comes from working for the CBC Television channel.
Don has also worked as the co-host of “Coach’s Corner” on the Canadian Sports program “Hockey Night in Canada”. He was once a National Hockey League player and coach himself. He is also a part of the Fan Radio Network. Don has worked for ESPN in the United States as a commentator during the latter stages of the Stanley Cup playoffs. He is known for his flamboyant dress, outspoken manner, and staunch Canadian nationalism.
He is also a well known author, celebrity endorser, creator of the Rock’em Sock’em Hockey video series and a radio commentator for the Sportsnet Radio Network. Cherry was voted as the eleventh greatest Canadian on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s television special, “The Greatest Canadian”. That was a huge honor. Don has worked as an occasional actor too. His first work was “Power Play” in which he played the role of Jake Nelson. His voice was used in Disney’s animated feature “The Wild”. In 2008, he appeared on one episode of “Holmes”, which was a popular home improvement show.
On November 14, 2005, he was granted honorary membership of the Police Association of Ontario. He once aspired to be a police officer, and he has been a long time supporter of the police services. He has done a lot of charity work to selected charitable causes – mostly for organ donation awareness.