Kris Kristofferson is a retired American songwriter, singer, and actor born in 1936, and he is 86 years old. His full name is Kristoffer Kristofferson. He has brown eyes and brown hair. The parents of Kris Kristofferson are Lars Henry Kristofferson (father) and Mary Ann Ashbrook (mother). Kris Kristofferson has two siblings, one brother and one sister. More so, Kris Kristofferson graduated from West point, and he became a helicopter pilot and finished his service in the military as the Vietnam war was unfolding.
Kris Kristofferson’s brother’s name is Kraighter Kristofferson, and his sister’s name is Karen Kirschenbauer. He told his relation with Janis Joplin that he spent a month up in her house living, and after her death, he had occasion to hear her version of Kris Kristofferson’s song. He selected a difficult path. However, his parents were so distressed and upset by his judgment that Kris Kristofferson did not speak to his mom for more than twenty years. Besides this, Kris Kristofferson is ill as he has Lyme disease. Now he is retired after a 55-year career, and the net worth of Kris Kristofferson is about $170 million.
Kris Kristofferson Early life and Education
He was born on 22nd June 1936 in Brownsville, Texas, and his father was in the military serving in US army air chops. In addition to this, Kris Kristofferson joined Pomona college, and he graduated from college and earned a degree in Bachelor of Arts. Moreover, he received to Oxford University, graduated from college in 1960, and received a B.Phil degree in English literature.
As of 2022, Kris Kristofferson’s net worth is estimated at $170 million.
Kris Kristofferson career
Kris Kristofferson joined the army in the early 1960s, and he was assigned to west point military academy as an instructor of English subjects in 1965. More so, Kris Kristofferson created his acting in ‘the last movie,’ and he starred with James Coburn in1973. Besides this, he starred in the Peckinpah movie title ‘Convoy’ in 1978, and in 1985, Kris Kristofferson joined Johnny cash, willie nelson, and Waylon Jennings to create the supergroup ‘the Highwaymen. In 2010 he released the demos and got a Grammy Award nomination for best album.
Kris Kristofferson Spouse
Kris Kristofferson has three wives his first wife was Fran Beer, his second wife was Rita Coolidge, and his third wife was Lisa Meyers. Rita Coolidge and Kris Kristofferson’s marriage deteriorated after Rita miscarried her 2nd kid in 1977, and they separated. H is still married, and his recent wife is Lisa Meyers.
Kris Kristofferson Children
Kris Kristofferson has eight children and he has five sons and three daughters. The name of his sons is Johnny Robert Kristofferson (Lawyer, born in 1988), Blake Cameron Kristofferson (lawyer, born in 1994), Kris Kristofferson (Musician, born in 1968), Jody Ray Kristofferson (Artist, wrestler, born in 1985) and Jesse Turner Kristofferson (Actor, born in 1983). The name of his daughters are Kelly Marie Kristofferson ( actor, singer, born in 1991), Tracy Kristofferson ( actress, producer, born in 1962), and Casey Kristofferson (Artist, born in 1974).