David Bale was a famous English entrepreneur, environmentalist and animal rights activist. David Bale is also famous as celebrity husband of Gloria Steinem and celebrity father of Christian Bale.
David Bale was born on September 2, 1941 and he was 62 years old at the time of his death on December 30, 2003. At the time of his birth, his parents lived in South Africa. Likewise, his nationality was English while his zodiac sign was Virgo.
Also, his full name is David Charles Howard Bale. Growing up, he lived with his family in different countries, including England, Egypt and the Channel Islands. Then he lived in Santa Monica, California, USA at the time of his death.
Speaking of parents, his father’s name was Philip Bale and he was a Royal Air Force pilot. Beyond that, there is no further information about other family members and personal details of this personality.
Working life, career and wealth
Professionally, David Bale was an entrepreneur, environmentalist and animal rights activist. Besides his own career, he is also popular as the late father of actor Christian Bale. Christian is a famous actor known for his versatility and recurring physical transformations.
In addition, he is also famous as the late husband of Gloria Steinem. His wife is a well-known American feminist journalist. She is also a socio-political activist. People know her as the leader and spokeswoman for the American feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
As an activist, he raised voices and worked on environmental and animal rights issues. Likewise, this late personality was a board member of The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund and the Ark Trust. The latter became the Hollywood branch of the Humane Society of the United States in 2002.
In addition, this late celebrity father was also a board member of World Education, Inc. This is an international non-profit organization known for its work in educational development. In addition, this personality was also a commercial pilot. Later he also managed a commuter airline in England.
In addition, this late personality also conducted some business activities such as marketing imported jeans and skateboards. He was also an actor. His acting achievements include Little Dorrit 1987 & The rising of the moon in 2002. The late activist and celebrity father had one net worth of around 18 million US dollars. Likewise, his actor son has a net worth of $120 million while his wife has a net worth of $3 million.
David Bale was a married man when he died. His wife at the time was Gloria Steinem. Gloria is a famous feminist activist, writer, journalist and political leader from the United States. The two married on September 3, 2000. They had a private wedding in Oklahoma at Gloria’s boyfriend’s home. That friend was Wilma Mankiller, the first female chief chief of the Cherokee Nation.
When they tied the knot, Mr Bale faced deportation after overstaying his visa. However, the couple denied that his immigration status was the motivation for their marriage.
Prior to his marriage to Gloria, he had previously been married twice. His first wife is Sandra Kreunen and they tied the knot in South Africa. Unfortunately, that marriage ended in 1964 after Sandra filed for divorce while Bale was visiting his mother in England. He shared a daughter with Sandra named Erin Bale Kreunen.
He then married Jenny James. Although that marriage also ended in divorce, the ex-couple have three children together, namely Louise, Sharon and Christian Bale.
Body Measurements and Social Media
There is no verified information on David Bale’s body measurements such as weight, height, biceps, dress size, chest-waist-hips measurements, etc. Likewise, this late activist had brown eyes and hair of the same color that turned gray with age.
At the time of his death, social media platforms were not as widespread as they are today. Hence, this late activist does not appear to have a profile on social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Instagram, Tiktok, etc.