American Magazin Publisher Hugh Hefner
Net Worth $43 Million USD
Hugh Marston Hefner born April 9, 1926 is an American magazin publisher, founder and Chief Creative Officer of Playboy Enterprises. He later graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaig with a B.A. in psychology with a double minor in creative writing and art in 1949, earning his degree in two and a half years. After graduation, he took a semester of graduate courses in sociology at Northwestern University but dropped out soon after.
According to divorce paperwork filed in September 2009, Hugh Hefner estimates his own net worth at $43 million. He recently filed for divorce from his wife whom he has not lived with in over a decade. His net worth has taken a pretty heavy hit as Playboy’s stock has lost over 80% of its value. Interestingly, most people assume Hugh himself actually owns the famous Playboy mansion, but in fact he does not. Here is how he breaks down his own finances in a recent court filing: