Joe Ragon is a notable American stand-up comedian and podcast host. He also worked as an martial arts color commentator.
What Is the Net Worth of Joe Ragon?
The net worth of the famous stand-up comedian, Joe Ragon, is around $30 million. He is one of the richest comedians of America. In 2009, Joe Ragon, with another comedian, named, Brian Redban, conducted an online talk show. The name of the talk show was The Joe Ragon Experience. This show became so popular and has got around 300 million viewers. This show has got millions of down-loaders. The popularity of Joe Ragon began from this show.
How Was the Early Life of Joe Ragon?
Joe Ragon was born on August 11, 1967 in Bridgewater, New Jersey. His father was a angry young police officer. After some years, his father and mother separated from each other and divorced. At that time, Ragon was just 5. After that he moved to San Francisco with his mother. Joe completed his school education from Newton South High School in 1985.
How Did Joe Ragon Become Martial Artist?
Joe was very fond of martial art since his childhood. He learned Tae-Kwon Do martial art. This art was a Korean Martial art. He took part in various martial art competitions and he succeeds in those competitions. Joe won the US Open Championship Tae-Kwon Do tournament when he was just 19. After learning a martial art, he learned boxing as well. After some months, he left boxing and studied the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Stand-up comedy was the passion of Joe Ragon. He has done his first stand-up comedy in the year 1980. Richard Pryor and Sam Kinison were the ideals of Joe. He worked very hard to gain fame and popularity.
Joe, along with his best friends, Brain Redban and Ari Shaffir, established “Death Squad”. In the year 2001, Joe became the host of the famous television show, Fear Factor. In 2011, he worked as a leading character for the film, Zookeeper. His work in the filed of acting is very worthy and remarkable. Additionally, his martial arts made the people his die-hard fans.
Coming to Joe’s personal life, he married a girl, named, Jessica Ditzel. She was a waitress in 2009. This couple has got two daughters. Joe Ragon earned black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Tae-Kwon Do. He also earned a blue belt in judo. Joe Ragon worked very hard for his success. Currently, his age is 52 now. Joe Ragon wrote a quote ” When someone comes along and expresses him or herself as freely as they think, people flock to it. They enjoy it.”