Ginny Newhart - Updated Feb 2024

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Ginny Newhart

Ginny Newhart is an American Socialite and homemaker who is well known as the wife of American actor and Comedian,Bob Newhart. Ginny Newhart is also famous as the daughter of late American actor Bill Quinn. Likewise, Ginny is best known for creating the final episode of his CBS sitcom ‘Newhart’ titled Newhart.

Early life

Ginny Newhart was born on 9th December 1940 in New York City, United States. Currently, Ginny is 81 years old and her birth sign is Sagittarius. . Her birth name is Virginia Quinn.

Likewise, she belongs to the American nationality and follows Christianity. Ginny’s father is Bill Quinn who is an actor and her mother Mary Catherine Roden is a homemaker.

Also, Newhart has two sisters named Eileen Quinn and Mary Ellen Wire. Moreover, she has not disclosed her educational background to date.


Professionally, Ginny Newhart is an American actress and Socialite. In 1982, she appeared in the final episode of Newhart. The series was based on DR. Bob Hartley’s dream from The Bob Newhart Show. After that, in 1990, Ginny came up with the concept of Newhart: The Last Newhart.

Likewise, in 1986 and 1988, Newhart appeared on Super Password as a celebrity contestant. Also, she played in tv shows such as It’s Your Bet in 1970, and Tattletales in 1971.

Similarly, Ginny is multitalented as she has consistently supported her husband’s work. After her marriage to Bob Newhart, Ginny has taken on the role of homemaker and mother to her children.

Health Isuues

Ginny Newhart is a cancer survivor who received a liver cancer diagnosis in 2008. In December 2008, Ginny had to have a liver transplant in Los Angeles, California. Since then she recovered well and feels that the ordeal has brought her and her husband closer.

Newhart told ‘City and Shore magazine’ that while the incident made them more aware of their mortality and also it made them appreciate the days they had left.

When Ginny was in the hospital, recovering from her operation, she became a fan of the action police procedural tv series ‘NCIS’ which was broadcast there regularly.

Net worth 2023

Moving on, an American socialite has a net worth of around $1 million US dollars. As she does not have a job and she is most at home. Besides that, her husband Bob has a net worth of around $65 million US dollars.

Personal life

Talking about her marital status, Ginny is married. He tied the not with Bob Newhart on 12th January 1963. They met on a blind date in 1962. During their blind date journey, the couple has dinner together and played pool at Hackett’s house.

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Caption: Ginny with her husband Bob Newhart (Source:

The couple was blessed with four children, Robert, Timothy, Jennifer, and Courtney, and has ten grandchildren. Similarly, Ginny and Bob are Roman Catholic and raised their children as such.

Their kids have also worked as actors and production helpers in the entertainment industry. Moreover, there are no controversies regarding their divorce or an extramarital affair.

Ginny Newhart – Body Measurements 2022

Ginny Newhart stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.73 m and her weight is around 65 kg or 143 lbs. Similarly, she has black-colored hair and a pair of green eyes. The other body measurements such as chest-waist-hip are not disclosed to the public.

Ginny Newhart – Social Media 2022

Talking about her social media presence, she does not seem to have personal or official profiles on any social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, etc.