Who is Robert Bigelow? Wiki, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Height

Robert Bigelow

Robert Thomas Bigelow is a businessman from the United States. He founded Bigelow Aerospace and owns the Budget Suites of America hotel chain. Bigelow built approximately 15,000 units and purchased another 8,000 during his real estate career.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name:Robert Bigelow
Real Name/Full Name:Robert Thomas Bigelow
Age:78 years old
Birth Date:May 12, 1945
Birth Place:Nevada, United States
Height:1.70 m
Weight:70 kg
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Single
Wife/Spouse (Name):N/A
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):N/A
Dating/Girlfriend (Name):N/A
Is Robert Bigelow Gay?:No
Net Worth $1 billion

Robert Bigelow Biography

Robert Bigelow attended Highland Elementary School in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he grew up. He became acquainted with science after witnessing several nuclear weapon tests conducted about 70 miles northwest of the city. He entered the University of Nevada, Reno, in 1962 to study banking and real estate. In 1967, he graduated from Arizona State University. Despite his limitations, he was only interested in this profession to become wealthy. It is also said that when he was 12, he decided that space travel was his future.


Robert Bigelow age
Robert Bigelow

Robert Bigelow’s Age, Height, Weight

Robert Bigelow was born on March 12, 1945, and is 78 years old as of 2023. His height is 1.7 m, and he weighs 70 kg.


Robert Bigelow is a well-known businessman who has participated in expedition research in space and science. His Aerospace has successfully launched two experimental space modules, Genesis I and Genesis II. According to Bigelow’s plan, he will spend up to $500 million to build the first commercial space station, roughly 33 percent of the $1.5 billion spent by NASA on a single space shuttle mission. He also intends to construct full-scale manned space habitats for use as orbital hotels, research laboratories, and factories. Bigelow stated in 2013 that he got into commercial real estate to raise funds to fund a team that could develop space destinations.

Bigelow established the National Institute for Discovery Science in 1995 to conduct research and advanced studies on various fringe and paranormal topics, most notably ufology.

Achievements and Awards

Robert Bigelow is a well-known businessman who has accomplished many remarkable things. He founded the National Institute for Discovery Science.

 Robert Bigelow’s Net Worth in 2023

Robert Bigelow’s net worth is $1 billion as of November 2023. He made most of his money through research and his business skills to establish some of the most successful universities.

Undoubtedly, Robert Bigelow is one of the most successful businessmen and researchers. He had such incredible thinking power that he used his business skills to become one of America’s best researchers. He is also an inspiration to all of us, and all credit goes to his dedication and hard work, as well as his belief in himself and following his passion despite his limitations and boundaries.

 Robert Bigelow’s Wife, Marriage

Bigelow’s personal life is largely unknown. He developed commercial real estate hotels and apartments for many years, from the late 1960s to the 1990s. Bigelow Aerospace was founded in 1999 by him.

On April 8, 2016, on the eighth SpaceX cargo resupply mission, the Bigelow BEAM module was launched to the International Space Station.