|Birth Day||July 15, 1931|
|Birth Place||Aurora, IL|
|Clive Cussler age||92 YEARS OLD|
Clive Cussler, a renowned author, and oceanographer, is estimated to have a net worth of $80 million in the year 2023. Apart from being an accomplished writer, Cussler's expertise in oceanography has contributed to his success and recognition in the field. With his vast knowledge of the ocean and maritime history, Cussler has been able to captivate readers with his thrilling adventures that often intertwine elements of underwater exploration. His financial success is a testament to his talent and dedication, solidifying his position as a prominent figure in the literary and scientific communities.
He became an Eagle Scout at the young age of fourteen. He briefly studied at Pasadena City College before serving in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.
The film, Raise the Titanic!, was based on one of his novels. A passionate Oceanographer, he founded the National Underwater and Marine Agency (NUMA), which uncovered numerous shipwreck sites.
He married Barbara Knight in 1955. The couple subsequently had three children: Teri, Dirk, and Dayna.
Fans often compare his novels to those of Michael Crichton.