Dinesh D’Souza is an Indian-American political commentator, filmmaker, and an author. He is best known as the author of ‘The Roots of Obama’s Rage’. He is also the producer of ‘Hillary’s America: Imagine The World Without Her’ documentary. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of Dinesh D’Souza in 2019.
Early life and Biography
Dinesh Joseph D’Souza was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on 25th April 1961. He was the son of Allan D’Souza and Margaret D’Souza. His parent were devoted Roman Catholics from Goa, Western India.
He started his schooling at Jesuit St Stanislaus high school up to 1976. He then joined Sydenham college at Bombay. He went to America under a student exchange program in 1978. He enrolled at a local school in Arizona.
He later joined Dartmouth college and graduated with a degree in Bachelor of Arts in English in 1983. Later in 1991, he acquired a naturalized American citizenship.
Dinesh married Dixie Brubaker in 1992. The two had met when he was working in Washington. In 1995, the couple was blessed with a daughter named Daniella D’Souza. They later broke up in 2012 after Dinesh was involved in an affair with Denise Odie Joseph who was married by then.
His indiscretion became public, and he was suspended as the King’s college president. He later filed for a divorce from Brubaker. He started dating a mother of two who was a political analyst named Deborah Francher. They got married on 19th March 2016.
Career, Awards, and Nominations
His career began in 1985 as an editor of ‘The Prospect’ which was a monthly magazine. He became a policy advisor of president Ronald Regard from 1987 to 1988. He has written countless magazines through his career.
As an author, he has written several books as well. They include ‘Enemy at Home’, ‘What’s so Great About Christianity’, ‘Life After Death’ and a best seller ‘The Roots of Obama’s Rage’ released in 2010.
Dinesh is also in film production. He has produced documentaries that involve prominent Democrats. He did ‘Hillary’s America: Imagine the World Without Her’. He also did ‘Obama’s America’ based on his book ‘The Roots of Obama’s Rage’. The latter film became the highest grossing documentary ever produced in the US.
Although Dinesh has never won notable awards or nominations, his work is a big achievement so far. He was made the president of the King’s college from 2010 to 2012.
Net worth & Earnings
Up to date, the political commentator, author and filmmaker has accumulated a net worth of $5.5 Million. His documentaries have netted into millions as well as the sale of his books. He also made a lot when he was the president’s consultant. All this has contributed to his fortune today.
Dinesh D’Souza has come a long way to get where he is today. From his native land, India as be a successful person that he is today has taken a lot of dedication, hard work, and commitment. His work is astounding, and he does his best to keep us entertained.