Source of Wealth:Television personality
Chilean television personality, Don Francisco has an estimated net worth of $100 million. He is best known to Spanish-speaking viewers in the United States for hosting the variety shows Sábado Gigante and Don Francisco Presenta on the Univision network. Born Mario Luis Kreutzberger Blumenfeld on December 28, 1940 in Talca, Chile to German-Jewish immigrants who fled to Chile to escape Nazi persecution. As a youth, he traveled to New York to study to be a tailor, but he spent most of the time watching TV. When he returned to Chile, he set out to create a television program for local audiences based on all his favorite American TV shows and thus, in 1962 Sabado Gigante was launched. Sabado Gigante holds the Guinness World record for longest running television variety program with 50+ seasons and more than 2000 episodes.