Annie Duke Net Worth

Annie Duke Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Annie Duke net worth is
$8 Million

Annie Duke Wiki Biography

Anne LaBarr Lederer was born on 13 September 1965, in Concord, New Hampshire USA, and is a professional poker player and author, best known for being the previous leading money winner among women in the World Series of Poker (WSOP). She holds a gold bracelet from 2004, and all of her efforts have helped put her net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Annie Duke? As of mid-2016, sources estimate a net worth that is at $8 million, mostly earned through success in professional poker. She’s won two major tournaments, and has written numerous poker instructional books; she also does philanthropic work. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will increase.

Annie Duke Net Worth $8 million

Annie’s parents were both card players and thanks to this, she became interested in cards at an early age. She attended St Paul’s School, and after matriculating went to Columbia University, graduating with a degree in English and Psychology. Afterwards, she pursued a Ph.D. in Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, and thanks to her studies she was given a National Science Foundation fellowship.

However, she then decided to stop pursuing a career in the academia, and at the age of 22, Duke started playing Texas hold’em poker.
Annie was encouraged by her brother to play professionally, and she had a successful year which led to the 1994 World Series of Poker (WSOP) in Las Vegas; she won $70,000 during her first month, and decided to move to Las Vegas. She continued to play throughout the 1990s, and in the year 2000 she already had 16 money finishes at WSOP events.

Annie Duke had become a high profile poker player. In 2000 she placed 10th out of 512 players, despite being nine months pregnant. In 2004, she received a WSOP gold bracelet, and would then become the top female money winner in WSOP, earning a total of $650,000, including winning the WSOP Tournament of Champions, beating her brother and other world championship winners for the $2 million prize. In 2010 she won the National Heads-Up Poker Championship, netting $500,000. She has won a total of $4.27 million in live tournaments, boosting her net worth significantly.

Aside from playing tournaments, she promotes online gambling and its regulation as part of the Poker Players Alliance. She’s also taught at the WSOP Poker School, including celebrities such as Ben Affleck, who would go on to win the 2004 California State Poker Championship.

She also founded the Epic Poker League, and would also write numerous poker strategy books, among them “Decide to Play Great Poker” and “No Middle Zone”. She has also released an instructional DVD series entitled “Annie Duke’s Advanced Texas Hold’em Secrets: How to Beat the Big Boys”. She also wrote an autobiography entitled “Annie Duke: How I Raised, Folded, Bluffed, Flirted, Cursed, and Won Millions at the World Series of Poker” – all have contributed to her net worth.

For her personal life, it is known that she married Ben Duke in 1992 and they had four children before their marriage ended in 2004. The following year, Annie and her children moved to Hollywood Hills, California. She founded the non-profit Ante Up for Africa in 2007 alongside actor Don Cheadle. The organization raises money through poker tournaments, and donates to various charities.

Full NameAnnie Duke
Net Worth$8 Million
Date Of BirthSeptember 13, 1965
Place Of BirthConcord, New Hampshire, United States
EducationUniversity of Pennsylvania, Columbia University
SpouseBen Duke (m. 1991–2004)
ChildrenNell Duke, Maud Duke, Leo Duke, Lucy Duke
ParentsRichard Lederer
SiblingsHoward Lederer, Katy Lederer
NicknamesAnnie Lederer , Anne LaBarr Lederer
MoviesHoward Lederer: Poker Fantasy Reality, World Poker Tour: Ladies' Night
TV ShowsThe Apprentice, National Heads-Up Poker Championship, Poker After Dark, Poker Superstars Invitational Tournament, Annie Duke Takes On The World, Best Damn Poker Challenge, Doubles Poker Championship, World Series of Poker 2003
1Won a bracelet at World Series of Poker in Omaha Hi-Lo Split (2004).
2Younger sister of professional poker player Howard Lederer.
3Children: (with Ben Duke) Maud Duke (b. 1995), Leo Duke (b. 1998), Lucy Duke (b. 2000) and Nell Duke (b. 2002).
4Graduate from Columbia University in New York City, New York in 1987 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English.


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Premier League Poker2008TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Commentator
The River2008TV SeriesHerself
The Split2008TV SeriesHerself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2008TV Mini-SeriesHerself
Deal or No Deal2008TV SeriesHerself
Best Damn Poker Show2008TV SeriesHerself
Poker After Dark2007TV SeriesHerself
The Montel Williams Show2007TV SeriesHerself
1 vs. 1002006-2007TV SeriesHerself - Mob Member
The Ultimate Bet Aruba Poker Classic2006TV MovieHerself - Host
A Jester's Tale2006Herself
No Limit: A Search for the American Dream on the Poker Tournament Trail2006DocumentaryHerself
Annie Duke Takes on the World2006TV MovieHerself - Host
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2006TV SeriesHerself
Poker Superstars III2006TV SeriesHerself - Special Guest Commentator
The Colbert Report2006TV SeriesHerself
Advanced Texas Hold em Secrets: How to Beat the Big Boys2005VideoHerself
Las Vegas2005TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Poker Showdown2005TV SeriesHerself
Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List2005TV SeriesHerself
World Series of Poker2003TV SeriesHerself (2003)
Post Oak Bluff2015DocumentaryHerself
Post Oak Bluff: The Politics of Poker2015DocumentaryHerself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2006-2011TV SeriesHerself - Guest / Herself
What's Trending2011TV SeriesHerself
Cupcake Wars2011TV SeriesHerself - Judge / World Series of Poker Champion
The Hour2011TV SeriesHerself
The Annie Duke Show2010TV SeriesHerself - Host
2010 World Series of Poker2010TV SeriesHerself
Undateable2010TV Mini-Series documentary
Kevin Pollak's Chat Show2010TV SeriesHerself
Poker2Nite2010TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Liar2010TV SeriesHerself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2010TV SeriesHerself (2010
2009 World Series of Poker2009TV SeriesHerself
All In: The Poker Movie2009DocumentaryHerself
2009 Game Show Awards2009TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
GSN Live2009TV SeriesHerself
The Apprentice2009TV SeriesHerself - Poker Champion / Herself - Finalist
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009TV SeriesHerself

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The Apprentice2015TV SeriesHerself
Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work2010DocumentaryHerself
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