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Don Francisco is a Chilean-born television host and a popular personality on the Univision network reaching Spanish-Speaking viewers in the United States. According to current estimation about his total wealth possession, he is an owner of $100 million dollars.
Don Francisco was born on December 28th, 1940 as by original name of Mario Luis Kreutzberger Blumenfeld to a Jewish family who had to flee persecution from Nazi Germans during World War II. He is best known for hosting the variety of shows at a time like Sabado, Gigante and Don Francisco Presenta. Besides that he is also a host of popular show called Who Wants to be a Millionaire which is in Spanish version. Along with it he is also a part of the show called Deal or No Deal.
At his childhood in New York he used to be very studious but soon his passion ended up with watching TV most of the time. When he returned to Chile, he successfully set out to create a television program for a local audience based on all his favorite American TV show and hence in 1962 Sabado Gigante was initiated. The show holds the Guinness World Record for longest running television variety program with 50+ seasons till the end. The show also had more than 2000 episodes.
Studying about his net salary and all the sources of the income it seems he has been making money from hosting for various shows. His shows are most famous ones and also have been successful in keeping records. As a result he is making quite enough money for his living. Till now he is connected to TV shows in official way but it has been enough for him to get paid with worthy value of salary. He has been listed as one of the richest celebrities of all time. As he is still connected to his hosting career and which has been paying him well, it seems will get his net worth raised to higher level in coming years.