Jamie Oliver is an American-born restaurateur, executive chef, and media personality best known for his appearances on television shows and restaurants serving English cuisine. Oliver has also published numerous cookbooks and acted in his television show, The Naked Chef, which has several series, including The Naked Chef, Happy Days with The Naked Chef, and Return of the Naked Chef.
Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education
Jamie Oliver was born on May 27, 1975, to restaurant owners Trevor and Sally Oliver. He was born in the Essex town of Clavering. Oliver has two brothers and sisters.
He and his siblings attended Newport Free Grammar School. He dropped out of school after two GSCEs in Art and Geology. He was only sixteen at the time.
He went on to Westminster Technical College, which is now Westminster Kingsway College. His next qualification was the City & Guilds National Vocation Qualifications in Home Economics (NVQ).
Jamie Oliver’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions
Jamie Oliver, who was born on May 27, 1975, is 47 years old as of today, June 28, 2022. His height is 1.78 m and he weighs 80 kg.
Jamie Oliver’s Profession & Career
Oliver worked as a pastry chef at Antonio Carluccio’s Neal Street restaurant. This was his fast-paced job where he gained experience preparing Italian cuisine. Gennaro Contaldo was his mentor, and he later hired him to help run his restaurant Jamie’s Italian.
His next step was to work as a sous chef at Fulham’s The River Cafe. Jamie appeared in the documentary Christmas at the River Cafe in 1997. It had something to do with the restaurant.
1999 was even better. The Naked Chef, Oliver’s BBC show, premiered. Furthermore, his cookbook was the most popular, and he was invited to prepare Prime Minister Tony Blair’s lunch at 10 Downing Street.
After three seasons, he dropped Naked Chef, and Jamie’s Kitchen debuted. Jamie Oliver Holdings Ltd is the name of his holding company.
Oliver debuted his first restaurant, Jamie’s Italian, in June 2008. It was in the English city of Oxford. It currently consists of more than thirty restaurants.
He had opened a chain of cooking schools in the UK called Recipease, but they were all closed by 2015. Oliver has appeared in advertisements and was a former host of Jamie’s 15 Minute Meals.
Achievements and Awards
Oliver was awarded the MBE in the 2003 Queen’s Birthday Honours. As of July 2010, he was regarded as the most powerful and influential person in the United Kingdom. His efforts to combat childhood obesity were recognized with an Honorary Fellowship from the Royal College of General Practitioners. Richtopia ranked Oliver second among the 100 Most Influential British Entrepreneurs.
Jamie Oliver’s Wife, Marriage & Relationship
In July of 2000, Oliver married Juliette Norton. They have five children: Poppy, Daisy, Petal, Maurice, and Rocket. Clavering, Essex, is where the family resides.
Jamie Oliver’s Salary and Net Worth
Jamie Oliver’s net worth is estimated to be over $400 million as of June 2022. Commercials, cookbooks, television shows, and restaurants are among his sources of income. One of his cookbooks was best-selling in the UK. He has also appeared on a number of television shows. Oliver’s contract with Sainsbury’s supermarket paid him £1.2 million per year. All of the foregoing have contributed significantly to his current net worth.
Jamie Oliver is a well-known chef. He owns more than thirty-five restaurants in various locations around the world. Oliver also published cookbooks and appeared in numerous advertisements. He has served as a host and has appeared in other television series. Jamie is also active in charities and campaigns.
|Celebrated Name||Jamie Oliver|
|Real Name/Full Name||James Trevor Oliver MBE|
|Age||47 years old|
|Birth Date||27 May 1975|
|Birth Place||Clavering, United Kingdom|
|Wife/Spouse (Name)||Juliette Norton|
|Children||Yes (Poppy Honey Rosie Oliver, Petal Blossom Rainbow Oliver, River Rocket Blue Dallas, Daisy Boo Pamela Oliver, Buddy Bear Maurice Oliver)|
|Net Worth||$400 million|