Rick Lagina is widely recognized for appearing on the History Channel’s series, ‘The Curse of Oak Island,’ alongside his brother Marty Lagina.
He is a retired U.S. postal worker from Kingsford, Michigan.
He had dreamt of solving Oak Island mystery after reading about it in 1965 January issue of Reader’s Digest at the age of 11.
In 2005, Lagina brothers purchased the 50% stake in Oak Island Tours Inc. and resumed the treasure hunt in 2006.
After learning about the brothers’ effort, History Channel commissioned them a show named ‘The Curse of Oak Island’ and documented their project.
‘The Curse of Oak Island’ first premiered on January 5, 2014, and recently completed its fifth season.
The show features Rick, his brother, Marty and their team attempting to discover buried treasure in Oak Island.
The show became highly acclaimed among the fans, and the show’s popularity significantly uplifted the economy of the brothers.
Rick has banked an estimated net worth of $2 million in 2018.