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Richard Matheson was born on 20 February, 1926 in Allendale, New Jersey, USA, is a Writer, Miscellaneous, Actor. Discover Richard Matheson'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 Richard Matheson networth?

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Occupation writer,miscellaneous,actor
Age 87 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born 20 February 1926
Birthday 20 February
Birthplace Allendale, New Jersey, USA
Date of death 23 June, 2013
Died Place Calabasas, California, USA
Nationality USA

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Who Is Richard Matheson's Wife?

His wife is Ruth Ann Woodson (1 July 1952 - 23 June 2013) ( his death) ( 4 children)

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Wife Ruth Ann Woodson (1 July 1952 - 23 June 2013) ( his death) ( 4 children)
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Richard Matheson Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Richard Matheson worth at the age of 87 years old? Richard Matheson’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from USA. We have estimated Richard Matheson's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

House of Usher (1960)$5,000
Master of the World (1961)$5,000
Pit and the Pendulum (1961)$5,000
Night of the Eagle (1962)$5,000

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His short story "Steel" was the first inspiration for the screenplay to Real Steel (2011).


He has claimed that the film that came closest to capturing the spirit of his novel "I Am Legend" was Night of the Living Dead (1968), even though that film was not an intentional adaptation of his book.


Born in New Jersey and raised in Brooklyn, Richard Burton Matheson first became a published author while still a child, when his stories and poems ran in the "Brooklyn Eagle". A lifelong reader of fantasy tales, he made his professional writing bow in 1950 when his short story "Born of Man and Woman"? appeared in "The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction"; Matheson turned out a number of highly regarded horror, fantasy and mystery stories throughout that decade.