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Howard Spira was born on 1959 in The Bronx, is a journalist. Discover Howard Spira's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 64 years old?

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Occupation Gangster gambler journalist
Age 64 years old
Zodiac Sign
Born 1959, 1959
Birthday 1959
Birthplace The Bronx

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Howard Spira Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Howard Spira worth at the age of 64 years old? Howard Spira’s income source is mostly from being a successful journalist. He is from . We have estimated Howard Spira's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Spira was the subject of a 2016 film, The Rise and Fall of Howie Spira.


As of 2011, Spira lived with his parents in The Bronx.


Howard "Howie" Spira is an American gambler and convicted felon who was central to Fay Vincent's decision to ban George Steinbrenner from baseball during the 1990s. In 1991 he was convicted of trying to extort $110,000 from Steinbrenner and spent over two years in prison.


During the 1980s, Spira was an informant for the Federal Bureau of Investigation against the Five Families.

In the late 1980s Spira, working as an unpaid publicist for Dave Winfield's foundation was in debt and contacted Steinbrenner, who was in a conflict with Winfield over payments to Winfield's charitable foundation. Spira offered to provide proof Winfield was misusing charitable funds in exchange for Steinbrenner paying him $150,000, giving him a job, and providing him a room in a hotel owned by Joan Steinbrenner. In January of 1990, Steinbrenner paid him $40,000.


Howard Spira was born in 1959 in the Bronx to poor parents. Spira attended New York University, studying broadcast journalism, but dropped out in 1980.