Pablo Escobar Net Worth

Pablo Escobar Net Worth is
$2 billion

Pablo Escobar Biography

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Quick Facts

Full NamePablo Escobar
Net Worth$2 billion
Date Of BirthDecember 1, 1949
DiedDecember 2, 1993, Medellín, Colombia
Height1.67 m
ProfessionDrug lord
SpouseMaria Victoria Henao
ChildrenSebastián Marroquín, Manuela Escobar
ParentsAbel de Jesús Escobar Echeverri, Hermilda de los Dolores Gaviria Berrío
SiblingsRoberto Escobar, Luz María Escobar, Alba Marina Escobar, Luis Fernando Escobar, Argemiro Escobar, Gloria Inés Escobar

Interesting Facts

1 Girlfriend was Virginia Vallejo.
2 Tracked down by a joint US/Colombian task force, Escobar attempted to escape by climbing up on the roof of his house when the police burst through his front door. He was spotted by a Colombian police captain, who ordered him to halt, then shot him when he didn't. The officer's identity has never been made public. In addition, after he was killed the officers in the unit trimmed his mustache--the normally clean-shaven Escobar had grown a thick, bushy mustache and a beard to disguise his identity--to make him look like Adolf Hitler, then gleefully posed for pictures with his dead, bloody body.
3 Like most cocaine traffickers, Escobar himself rarely used the drug and was only a moderate drinker. His lifelong recreational drug of choice was marijuana.
4 Married his wife when she was 15; he obtained a special dispensation from the local bishop (such dispensations were routinely offered by the Church for a fee)).
5 By the mid-'80s Escobar owned 19 different residences in Medellín alone, each with a helipad. There was so much money rolling into his enterprise that figuring out how to invest it was more than he could handle; millions were simply buried.
6 In 1978, he was elected as a substitute city council member in Medellín. In 1982, he was elected to Congress. As a congressman, Escobar had automatic judicial immunity and could no longer be prosecuted for crimes under Colombian law. He was also entitled to a diplomatic visa, which he used to take trips with his family to the United States.
7 Forbes magazine listed him as the seventh richest man in the world in 1989.




Ciudadano Escobar 2004 Documentary Himself

Archive Footage

The '80s: The Decade That Made Us 2013 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Pecados de mi padre 2009 Documentary Himself
Underworld Histories 2007 TV Series Himself
Zero Hour 2004 TV Series documentary Himself - Drug Lord
The True Story of Killing Pablo 2002 TV Movie documentary Himself
Mugshots 2000 TV Series documentary Himself
Reputations 1995 TV Series documentary Himself
CNN Presents 1994 TV Series documentary Himself

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