Bess Myerson Net Worth

Bess Myerson Net Worth is
$3 Million

Bess Myerson Biography

Bess Myerson was created in The Bronx, NY in July 1924 and passed on in December 2014.Bess Myerson net value: Bess Myerson was an American model, celebrity, politician, and civil privileges activist who had a net value of $3 million.S. Myerson appeared often on tv in the 1950s and 1960s. As an celebrity she made an appearance in the 1959 film IT JUST HAPPENED to Jane. Bess also made an appearance often on it series The Name’s the Same and The Match Video game. She became a normal on the superstar quiz Television series I’ve Got a Top secret from 1959 to 1967. Myerson co-hosted Candid Surveillance camera and appeared on it series The Jackie Gleason Present, The Philco-Goodyear Tv Playhouse, and Frasier. As a politician she was commission in the brand new York City federal government during two administrations and in addition had an unsuccessful operate for U. Myerson was Miss America in 1945 and during her loss of life she was the just Jewish Miss America. Senate from NY condition in 1980. Her profession became overshadowed by scandal referred to as the “Bess Mess” which pressured her to resign her placement although she was acquitted. Bess Myerson passed on on December 14, 2014 at age 90.

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Quick Facts

Full NameBess Myerson
Net Worth$3 Million
Date Of BirthJuly 16, 1924
DiedDecember 14, 2014, Santa Monica, California, United States
Height1.77 m
ProfessionPolitician, Actor, Model
EducationHunter College
SpouseArnold Grant, Allan Wayne
ChildrenBarra Grant
ParentsBella Podell, Louis Myerson
MoviesMiss America
TV ShowsCandid Camera, I've Got a Secret, The Big Payoff

Interesting Facts

1 She can play the flute.
2 In 1988, Bess Myerson was arrested in Pennsylvania for shoplifting $44 in goods from a drug store. She was fined. At the time, she was involved in a stressful lawsuit over a different matter. She was facing charges for bribery and conspiracy stemming from hiring a judge's daughter, presumably to influence the judge to rule favorably toward Myerson's lover in his divorce case. The scandal became known as the "Bess Mess".
3 Served as Commissioner of Cultural Affairs for New York City (1983-1987).
4 Served as Commissioner of Consumer Affairs for the city of New York (1969-1973) and was responsible for passing the best consumer protection legislation in the U.S. at that time.
5 Has been appointed to various conferences and commissions over the years by Presidents Lyndon Johnson, Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter.
6 Entered the Miss America pageant in 1945 in order to win the scholarship (the first year they offered one) with the aim of pursuing a career as a symphony conductor.
7 Daughter: Barra Grant.
8 Is an ovarian cancer survivor.
9 Miss America 1945. The first and only Jewish woman to ever win the pageant to date (2014).




Frasier 1998 TV Series Mary
It Happened to Jane 1959 Bess Myerson (uncredited)
The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse 1954 TV Series
The Jackie Gleason Show 1954 TV Series Announcer


The Howard Stern Show 1991 TV Series Herself
Today 1982 TV Series Herself
80th Tournament of Roses Parade 1969 TV Movie Herself - Host
The Match Game 1963-1968 TV Series Herself - Team Captain
The Mike Douglas Show 1968 TV Series Herself
Personality 1967 TV Series Herself
To Tell the Truth 1965-1967 TV Series Herself - Panelist
I've Got a Secret 1958-1967 TV Series Herself - Panelist
78th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade 1967 TV Movie Herself - CBS Hostess
Candid Camera 1966 TV Series Herself - Host / Herself - Hostess
76th Annual Tournament of Roses Parade 1965 TV Movie Herself - Hostess
Password All-Stars 1962 TV Series Herself - Celebrity Contestant
The Jack Paar Tonight Show 1960-1962 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show 1962 TV Series Herself - TV Personality
Here's Hollywood 1962 TV Series Herself
The Ed Sullivan Show 1960 TV Series Herself
The Name's the Same 1954-1955 TV Series Herself - Panelist
Miss America Pageant 1954 TV Special Herself - Co-Hostess
Look Up and Live 1954 TV Series Herself
The Colgate Comedy Hour 1952-1953 TV Series Herself
Beat the Clock 1952 TV Series Herself
The Big Payoff 1951 TV Series Herself - Hostess
Help Yourself 1950 TV Series Herself
The Jacques Fray Music Room 1949 TV Series Herself
Look Upon a Star 1947 TV Series Herself - Host

Archive Footage

Candid Camera: 5 Decades of Smiles 2005 Video Herself
American Experience 2002 TV Series documentary Miss America 1945

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