Bill Hudson

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Musician, actor (1949)
Tue Jun 23 2020
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Bill Hudson is an American musician and actor who is best known for being the vocalist of the band The Hudson Brothers. The band was formed in 1965 with his two younger brothers, Brett Hudson and Mark Hudson. Their hit singles include So You Are a Star (1974), Rendezvous (1975), Lonely School Year(1975), and Help Wanted (1976).

William Louis  Hudson Jr. was born on October 17, 1949, in Portland, Oregon. He is the eldest son of three to the parents of William Louis Hudson and Eleanor. He holds American citizenship and is of Italian American ethnicity. 

His First Wife Is Goldie Hawn 

Throughout his life, Hudson has been married two times. And actress, and producer, Goldie Jeanne Hawn who was born on November 21, 1945, is known as the first wife of Bill.

Bill Hudson And His Actress Wife, Goldie Hawn, Whom He Was Married From 1976 to 1982
Photo: Bill Hudson And His Actress Wife, Goldie Hawn, Whom He Was Married From 1976 to 1982
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Hudson, 71, and Hawn, 75, who first met on a first-class flight from New York to L.A were married on July 3, 1976. Their marriage took place in Takoma Park, Maryland in the presence of family members. 

From their union, the couple welcomed two children, one son, and one daughter. Bill and Goldie's firstborn child is Oliver Hudson who was born on September 7, 1976, and daughter Kate Hudson is the youngest one who was born on April 19, 1979.

Bill Hudson and Goldie Hawn shared two kids, Oliver Hudson, and Kate Hudson from their marital bond.
Image: Bill Hudson and Goldie Hawn shared two kids, Oliver Hudson, and Kate Hudson from their marital bond.
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But, unfortunately, the couple who were in a marital relationship for four years filed for divorce on August 15, 1980. And two years later, their divorce was finalized in March 1982. After the judicial separation, Bill's kids Kate and Oliver were raised by Goldie and her husband, Kurt Russell, the ex-husband of Season Hubley.

Goldie and Bill's two adorable kids are also a part of the Hollywood Film Industry. Their second-born child Kate is the Golden Globe Award-winning actress, who is attracting many fans with her incredible acting skills. 

ill Hudson's daughter, Kate Hudson is in a relationship with an actor Danny Fujikawa
Snap: Bill Hudson's daughter, Kate Hudson is in a relationship with an actor Danny Fujikawa.
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The 41 aged actress Kate, who has starred in films and series such as Almost Famous, Glee, Kung Fu Panda 3, Deepwater Horizon, is in a romantic relationship with a musician, actor, Danny Fujikawa. They have a daughter named Rani Rose Hudson Fujikawa (b. 2018). Moreover, Kate shared two sons Ryder Russell Robinson (2004) and Bingham Hawn Bellamy (b. 2011), with her former partner Chris Robinson and Matt Bellamy respectively.

On the other hand, Bill & Goldie's elder child Oliver, who has made his appearance in films and TV series like Nashville, Rules of Engagement, Splitting Up Together, is in a marital relationship with his beloved wife Erinn Bartlett since June 9, 2006. Erin and Oliver have three kids together. 

Second Marriage with Cindy Williams

After getting a divorce from Hawn, Bill went to marry an American actress, Cynthia Jane Williams. Cynthia is popular for her character as Shirley Feeney on the ABC TV show, Laverne & Shirley between 1976 to 1982.

 Bill Hudson Was Married To Actress,Cindy Williams From 1982 Until 2000
Snap: Bill Hudson and Cindy Williams were married from 1982 to 2000.
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Hudson and Williams tied the knot in 1982 in a private function. From their matrimony, they have two children Emily Hudson (born 1982) and a son, Zachary Hudson (born 1986). However, Bill and Cynthia ended their marriage in divorce in 2000 after 8 years.

Similarly, the entertainment personality also shared  a daughter named Lalania Hudson in 2006 with his ex-girlfriend, Caroline Graham. But Lalania's mother's identity still remains private.

How Much is Bill Hudson's Total Net Worth?

Working in the entertainment industry since 1965, Bill Hudson has accumulated a huge amount of money. He has a net worth of around $5 million as of June early 2021. His most fortunes acquire from his musical career as a lead vocalist in The Hudson Brothers band, and from his various roles as an actor in films and TV series.

Bill Hudson With The Hudson Brothers' Band Member, Brett Hudson, and Mark Hudson
Picture: Bill Hudson With The Hudson Brothers' Band Member, Brett Hudson, and Mark Hudson
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Meanwhile, his daughter, Kate Hudson holds an impressive net value of $80 Million. She has earned that wealth throughout her acting and film producing gigs. On the other hand, his first wife, Goldie Hawn also has amassed $90 million worth. Whereas his second partner, Kate has $10 million in assets, now.

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