Don Cherry Net Worth

Don Cherry Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Don Cherry net worth is
$12 Million

Don Cherry Wiki Biography

Don Cherry is a well known commentator of ice hockey and also a former hockey player. He is mostly known as one of the hosts of the show called Coach’s Corner, and also as the commentator on Sportsnet Radio Network. In addition to this, Don has also had a movie created about him, called ‘Keep Your Head Up, Kid: The Don Cherry Story’ and its sequel ‘The Wrath of Grapes: The Don Cherry Story II’. So how rich is Don Cherry? It has been estimated that Don’s net worth is 12 million dollars. This sum of money has mainly come from his career as a hockey player as well as a commentator. There is also a chance that Don Cherry’s net worth will become higher in the future as he continues working as a commentator of ice hockey.

Don Cherry Net Worth $12 Million

Donald Stewart Cherry, better known to the world as Don Cherry, was born in 1934, in Ontario. Don’s father and brother were involved in sports so Cherry was familiar with that from a very young age. At the beginning of his career as a hockey player Don was a part of the team called the Windsor Spitfires. Later, in 1954 Don started to play in another team, the Hershey Bears. From that time Don Cherry’s net worth started to grow. Don was quite successful at playing hockey and this made him more popular and noticeable. He had also played in such teams as th Rochester Americans, Vancouver Canucks and Springfield Indians. With the Springfield Indians Don even won the Calder Cup championship several times. This also added to Cherry’s net worth.

When Don’s career as a hockey player was over he decided to try the career of a coach. At first he was the couch for the Rochester Americans. Later he became a coach of another team, the Boston Bruins. As Cherry had played hockey for many years he was also successful in the position of the coach and it had a huge impact on the growth of Don Cherry’s net worth.

As mentioned before, Don is not only known as a hockey player and coach but also as a commentator. In 1981 CBC hired him and this is when his career as a commentator of ice hockey began. Later Don also became one of the hosts of Coach’s Corner, where he worked together with Dave Hodge. Don even had his own show, entitled ‘Don Cherry’s Grapevine’. This of course added a lot to Don’s net worth. Don also had another show, called ‘Don Cherry’s This Week in Hockey’. What is more, Don has also appeared on different shows as an actor. Some of them include ‘Holmes on Homes’, ‘Goosebumps’, ‘Power Play’ and others. This also made his net worth grow.

All in all, it could be said that Don Cherry is a popular former ice hockey player and also a successful commentator. Many activities allowed him to become well known and acclaimed. As mentioned before, there is a chance that Don’s net worth will grow in the future as he continues his career as a commentator.

Net Worth$12 Million
Date Of BirthFebruary 5, 1934
Place Of BirthKingston, Canada
Height5 ft 10 in (1.8 m)
Weight180 lbs (81.6466266 kg)
ProfessionSports commentator, Coach, Ice hockey player, Actor
SpouseLuba Cherry (m. 1999), Rosemarie Cherry (m. 1957–1997)
ChildrenTim Cherry, Cindy Cherry
SiblingsDick Cherry
NicknamesDonald Stewart Cherry , Grapes
1Collaborated with his close friend Willie Nelson for two CD releases.
2Had his first hit single in 1955, "Band of Gold", which reached #5 on the Billioard chart and sold more than a million copies. It was featured on an episode of AMC's Mad Men (2007).
3Inducted into the Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame in 1995.
4Jazz cornetist and flutist.
5Stepfather of singers Neneh Cherry & Titiyo Jah. Father of Eagle Eye Cherry.


The Brontes at the BBC2016TV Movie documentary performer: "Band Of Gold" - uncredited
Mad Men2007-2013TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Pastor Mike Online2011TV Series performer - 1 episode
Restless City2011performer: "Roland Alphonso" / writer: "Roland Alphonso"
Bobo Stenson Trio2009music: "Don's Coralet"
Neal Cassady2007performer: "Psycho Drama", "Medley 2", "Teo-Teo Can" / writer: "Psycho Drama", "Medley 2", "Teo-Teo Can"
Nudi verso la follia2004Documentary performer: "Jam Session"
Lipstick on Your Collar1993TV Mini-Series performer - 1 episode
In the Soup1992writer: "Roland Alphonso"
Will Penny1967performer: "Lonely Rider, The"


Die Ratte1993
Zan Boko1988music by
The Holy Mountain1973
Amore, amore1968
Don Cherry1967Documentary short
Zero in the Universe1966as Donald Cherry
New York Eye and Ear Control1964Short

Music Department

Le départ1967musician: pocket trumpet


Back Nine at Cherry Hills: The Legends of the 1960 U.S. Open2008TV MovieHimself
Magic Moments: The Best of 50's Pop2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
Rising Tones Cross1985DocumentaryDon Cherry & The Sound Unity Festival Orchestra: conductor, piano
Ornette: Made in America1985DocumentaryHimself
Il Festival del proletariato giovanile al Parco Lambro1976DocumentaryHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1963-1971TV SeriesHimself - Pro Golfer / Himself / Himself - Singer / ...
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1962-1970TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Noon in Tunisia1969Documentary
The Joey Bishop Show1968-1969TV SeriesHimself
The Dean Martin Show1966-1968TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Dean Martin Summer Show Starring Your Host Vic Damone1967TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Don Cherry1967Documentary shortHimself
The Jack Paar Tonight Show1958-1962TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show1962TV SeriesHimself - Vocalist
The Lux Show1958TV SeriesHimself
The Ed Sullivan Show1957TV SeriesHimself
The Walter Winchell Show1956TV SeriesHimself
The Russ Morgan Show1956TV SeriesHimself
The Colgate Comedy Hour1953TV SeriesHimself - Singer
A Sporting Oasis1952Documentary shortHimself
Songs for Sale1951-1952TV SeriesHimself
Penthouse Party1950-1951TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Singer

Archive Footage

Don Cherry's Rock'em Sock'em 252013VideoHimself
Nudi verso la follia2004DocumentaryHimself

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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