Goldie Hawn - Updated May 2024

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Goldie Hawn

Goldie Hawn is an actress and singer who rose to fame for her presence on “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In“. Goldie Hawn is also recognized for being the mom of the famous artists Oliver Hudson, Kate Hudson, and Wyatt Russell.

Early Life

Goldie Jeanne Hawn’s birthdate is 21st November 1945 and her birthplace is Washington D.C. The name of her parents is Laura and Edward Rutledge Hawn. Her dad was a band musician whereas her mom was running a jewelry shop as well as a dance school. Likewise, the name of her elder sister is Patti Hawn who has been working as an entertainment publicist. She even has a brother who sadly passed away in infancy. As of 2022, the age of the actress is seventy-eight years old and her zodiac sign is Scorpio.

As for her educational background, she first went to Montgomery Blair High School, in Silver Spring, Maryland. She was just three years old when she started training for ballet and tap dancing. At the age of ten, she was dancing in the corps de ballet of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo production of The Nutcracker. Slowly, Hawn started gaining some interest in acting and joined the American University, majoring in drama. However, she wasn’t able to get her degree and was eventually out of the university.

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Caption: Goldie Hawn when she was young (Source: 1stDibs)

Career and Professional Life

Even without a degree, Goldie Hawn began she started to teach ballet lessons to earn some money. In 1964, she made her 1st stage appearance as protagonist Juliet in the production of the Virginia Shakespeare Festival, “Romeo and Juliet”. Likewise, she made her debut as a dancer by performing in the New York World’s musical Fair, ‘Can-Can’. After just one year, the actress started working as a go-go dancer in New York City and also at the Peppermint Box in New Jersey. She went to California for a dance gig in the latter half of the 1960s.

In the meantime, she started her career as an actress being present in CBS’s sitcom ‘Good Morning, World’. She then got successful in earning international recognition after being a part of an everyday series, ‘Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In’. ‘Laugh-In’ unlocked the doorway to her first appearance on the large screen for Goldie. In 1968, she got the character of a bubbly dancer in ‘The One and Only, Genuine, Original Family Band’. Through the start of the 1970s, her ‘Laugh-In’ role brought her several additional movie characters.

She was present in the movie ‘Cactus Flower’ in 1969 due to which she got the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. The actress was present in ‘There’s a Girl in My Soup’, ‘$’ and even ‘Butterflies are Free’. Between the years 1974 and 1975, the actress’s movies, ‘The Girl from Petrovka,’ ‘The Sugarland Express’, and ‘Shampoo’ hit the office box. In 1976, she was present in ‘The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox’. After 1976, she left movies for 2 years and got back in 1978, being the host of the TV show, ‘The Goldie Hawn Special’.


The same TV show went on to be a huge success and even earned a Primetime Emmy nomination. She was present in the movie, ‘Foul Play’ which was a box office hit. In addition, she tried singing in 1972, recording and bringing out a single country LP, ‘Goldie’, for Warner Brothers. She was present in the show, ‘Goldie and Liza Together’ in 1980 which received 4 significant Emmy nominations. The American actress then acted and co-produced, ‘Private Benjamin in the same year. With her work, she was able to earn her 2nd Academy nomination for the category of best actress.

Some other comedies are, ‘Protocol’, ‘Seems Like Old Times’, and ‘Wildcats’ and dramas ‘Best Friends’ and ‘Swing Shift’. At the end of the 1980s, she came up with the film, ‘Overboard’. As for the 1990s, her hit movies include, ‘CrissCross’, ‘Deceived’, and ‘Death Becomes Her’, and Judgmentally criticized one is ‘Bird on a Wire’. Hawn again took a break in the early years of the 1990s so that she could look after her mom. She then got back to being a movie producer of ‘Something to Talk About. In 1997, she brought out her first film, ‘Hope’ working as a director.

Goldie was present as an actress in the super hit movie, ‘The First Wives Club’ in 1996. In the same year, she came up with the super-successful musical, Everyone Says I Love You. However, her movies, ‘The Out-of-towner’s and ‘Town & Country didn’t get success which brought Hawn down. In 2002, the actress came up with her final movie, ‘The Banger Sisters more than a decade and a half. After fifteen years, she finally was cast, ‘Snatched’ in 2017 as the mother of Amy Schumer’s character.

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Caption: Goldie Hawn with her partner at an event (Source: Instagram)

Goldie Hawn – Net Worth 2024

Goldie Hawn has been making a good amount of money from her professional career to this day. Her primary source of income is from her professional career as an actress, director, and TV personality. The estimated net worth is approximately $90 million as of 2021. As of now, she has been living a luxurious and happy life in the USA together with her family. Additionally, the actress has also been active in several charitable works. In the year 2003, she originated the NGO, Hawn Foundation which has been providing youth education programs. At present, she is not signed as a brand ambassador for any brands or products. Nevertheless, she will surely be involved in the brand endorsement of major brands in the coming future.

Relationship Status

Goldie Hawn has been in several romantic relationships in her whole life. Her first husband was a dancer turned director, Gus Trikoni, and their wedding took place in May 1969, in Honolulu, Hawaii. Sadly, they got separated in April 1973 and their divorce was finalized in 1975. After that, she dated Ted Grossman, Bruno Wintzell, and even the Italian actor, Franco Nero. She was once engaged to the musician, Bill Hudson with whom she got married in July 1976.

They are the parents of their 2 kids, Oliver and Kate. In August 1980, their relationship came to an end. Again, the actress started dating other popular personalities like Yves Rénier, Tom Selleck, and Victor Drai. From Valentine’s Day of the year 1983, Hawn has been in a romantic relationship with the actor, Kurt Russell. Together they are the parents of their son, Wyatt. It has been over thirty-five years since Goldie and Kurt have been together.

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Caption: Goldie Hawn with her partner (Source: Hola)

Goldie Hawn – Body Measurements

Talking about her body measurements, Goldie Hawn has an attractive body type and an amazing personality. The American actress has been very healthy and looks after her health a lot. Similarly, Goldie has a good height of 5 feet 6 inches, and her bra cup size is 34 A. The actress has a slim body type with body measurements of 34 inches, 24 inches, and 36 inches. Hawn has a pair of beautiful green eyes and long blonde hair with a fair complexion. Furthermore, her shoe size is 5 US and her dress size is 4 US.

Goldie Hawn – Social Media

As for her appearance on social media platforms, Goldie Hawn has been highly active there for a long time. She has been very popular all over the Hollywood industry. Hawn has a Facebook page with 1.2 million followers as of November 2021.  Likewise, the American actress has an Instagram account where she has already gained 3 million followers. She even has a Twitter account with 788.2 thousand followers. Moreover, the actress has numerous fan pages on every social media account.