Anthony Frank Hawk popularly known as Tony Hawk is a professional American skateboarder, entrepreneur. Tony Hawk is the owner of the skateboard brand Birdhouse.
Table of Biography
Hawk was born on 12th May 1968 in California, San Diago, US. He is currently 53 years old and holds an American nationality. Likewise, he follows the Christian religion and his birth sign is Taurus. He was born to his parents Nancy Hawk (mother) and Frank Peter Rupert Hawk (father). Hawk was very talented from his childhood and always tried to do something new.
Likewise, from an early age, he was very interested in skateboarding. He used to watch popular skateboarders like Steve Caballero and Christian Hosoi. Moreover, he used to take them as inspiration. Hawk attended three different high schools in California. and graduated from Torrey Pines High School.
Career and Professional life
Hawk first started his career as a skateboarder in his time in high school. Moreover, in 1982 he professionally started to work as a skateboarder. He used to show his skills and earned for living. Moreover, Hawk is the first person to ever land a 900 flip. Likewise, he was successful in his 12th attempt. He stated it was the once-in-a-lifetime moment.
Moreover, popular brands like Independent, Bones, Nixon, Vans, and Birdhouse have also sponsored Hawk. When Hawk was still at his high school he bought his first house from the money he made from skateboarding. In June 2009, Hawk was invited by former American President Barak Obama for the fathers day celebration. Likewise, The skateboarding hall of fame mentioned Hawk in 2009.
Moreover, he has participated in and won many competitions like Spring Nationals Contest, NSA Summer Series, NSA Summer Series, NSA/Variflex Rage, Skateboard Plus Pro Contest, NSA Contest, X Games, MTV Sports and Music Festival, and 57 others. Hawk also owns his own skateboarding brand titled Birdhouse. He has also worked in many television shows and movies as a double. Likewise, he debuted his television career with the movie Thrashin’ which was released in 1986. Hawk has also appeared in movies like Drake & Josh Go Hollywood, The New Guy, Jackass Number Two, Lords of Dogtown, and many others.
Achievements and Net worth
Talking about his achievements, he has had a successful career. Likewise, he has been able to win many awards. , he has participated in and won many competitions like Spring Nationals Contest, NSA Summer Series, NSA Summer Series, NSA/Variflex Rage, Skateboard Plus Pro Contest, NSA Contest, X Games, MTV Sports and Music Festival, and 57 others.
Hawk is a professional American skateboarder, entrepreneur, and the owner of the skateboard brand Birdhouse. Talking about his net worth, 140 million USD is the estimated net worth of Hawk.
Talking about his relationship status, he is married. Moreover, he has been married four times till now. Hawk first married Cindy Dunbar in April 1990. Likewise, he married Erin Lee in 1996 and divorced in 2004. Similarly, he married Lhotse Merriam from 2006 to 2011, and finally got married to his fourth wife, Catherine Goodman, on June 27, 2015. Moreover, he has four children from three different mothers.
Hawk has never been a part of controversies or scandals. Likewise, he has successfully been able to maintain distance with controversies and scandals.
Hawk is a tall and handsome guy. talking about his body measurements, he stands 6 feet and 3 inches and weighs about 80 kg. Likewise, he has a pair of grey eyes and has light brown hair.
Talking about his social media, he is very active. He often posts his photos and skateboards on his Instagram account. Moreover, he has over 7 million followers on Instagram. Likewise, he has over 6 million followers on Facebook and over 5 million followers on Twitter.