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Is Paul Teutul Sr Death? His Bio, Net Worth 2022, Wife, Kids

Is Paul Teutul Sr Death? His Bio, Net Worth 2022, Wife, Kids

Facts of Paul John Teutul

Full Name: Paul John Teutul
Birth Date: May 1, 1949
Age: 74 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Television Producer
Country: America
Horoscope: Taurus
Height: 6 feet 1 inches (1.85m)
DivorceBeth Ann Santos (m. 2007–2015), Paula Teutul (m. 1969–1995)
Net Worth$500 million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorGray
Birth PlaceYonkers, New York
EducationPearl River High School
FatherPaul Teutul, Sr.
KidsPaul Teutul Jr., Michael Teutul, Daniel Teutul, Cristin Teutul
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Known as a manufacturer of motorcycles and the focus of the reality television series American Chopper and the founder of Orange County Choppers. He first appeared on the show with his sons Paul Teutul Jr. and Michael Teutul.

Who are the Parents of Teutul Sr?

Paul Teutul was born on May 1, 1949, in Yonkers, New York in the United States of America. Paul John Teutul is his full birth name. Currently, he is 73 years old under the birth sign Taurus. He is the son of Paul Teutul, Sr.

Paul has an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Similarly, he follows the Christianity religion. His childhood was really great. His parents raised him in a loving and friendly environment since his childhood days.

Schooling of Teutul Sr.

Moreoverin his early days, Teutul sailed during the war as a member of the Merchant Navy. It is still unknown in which board department he served. He attends Pearl River High School in New York after that no information on his educational qualification.


Who is Paul Teutul Sr. Married to? His Wife

Paul Teutul married twice. He married Paula Teutul for the first time in 1969. They share four children, one daughter Cristin Teutul and the three sons Daniel Teutul, Michael Teutul, and Paul Teutul Jr. All his sons work in the same profession. His daughter Christin Teutul is a nurse.

His eldest son Teutul Jr. was dismissed from the business because of regular disagreements with his brothers and father. Since then he has become self-employed as Paul Jr. Designs. The couple divorced in 1995.

Paul Teutul Sr. with his ex-wife
Caption: Paul Teutul Sr. with his ex-wife

Teutul again married Beth Ann Santos in July 2007. However, he could not last long with his second wife. Later, the couple broke up in 2012. They were officially divorced in February 2015.

What is Paul Teutul Sr’s Net Worth as of 2022?

The net worth of Paul Teutul Sr in 2022 was $15 million. He is known for his classic car collection from the years 1940-to 1960. He also has a number of Corvettes; each worth $79,000. Paul Teutul’s current net worth is estimated at $500 million.

Teutul earns a lot with his work. He generated $100k per episode of American Choppers. In 2009, he earned his highest income of $16,500,000. He earns $ 1 million annually.

Moreover, in March 2018, he filed for bankruptcy of Chapter 13 in New York as his Discovery Channel show is to be televised again, Daily Mail reported. He claimed that his creditors owed over $ 1 million and were worth $1.8 million. Paul earns over $15,000 a month and spends 12,612 dollars a month, according to the website.

He also has medical bills worth more than $2,000. In this paper, he listed that his job is still Fabricator, with a monthly salary of $ 13,398. He did not mention TV work there.

Cars collection of Paul Teutul Sr

Teutul owns over 20 classic cars from the 50s of the 1940s. In 2017, he listed his luxury home in Montogomery, New York, worth $2.9 million. The house is set on 38 acres of grounds with a hot tub, pool house, gazebo, volleyball court, and water features.

What is the eye color of Paul Teutul Sr?

Paul’s Teutul Sr. is a bodybuilder and physically fit. He stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs 98 kg. He has gray hair color and brown eyes color. However, the other body measurements including waist size, dress size, shoe size, etc yet not provided on media.

Is Paul Teutul Sr Death or Alive?

In April 2016, social media flooded the news of former American chopper celebrity Paul Teutul Sr.’s death.  In April 2016, the website of gasoline Iron Demons published an article about his death. According to this article, he was killed in a motorcycle accident in Louisiana. His motorcycle was hit in Greta by an SUV.

Paul Teutul Sr. with his ex-wife
Caption: Paul Teutul Sr. with his ex-wife

Afterward, his fans posted the news on Twitter, and sometimes it was a frenzy. After this rumor, Orange County Choppers made it clear on his official site that Teutul’s dying hell is false news. According to his statement:

There are a lot of rumors floating around that Paul Sr. was in an accident and is either in critical condition or has passed away. These are false and Paul Sr. is alive and well! Thanks to everybody for all your concern and messages.

After this statement, soon, he also stated on his public Facebook page, which he clarified that he was still alive and it is a false rumor.

Paul Teutul Sr’s Career Journey

  • John Teutul founded his own company Orange County Ironworks.
  • His son Daniel Teutul served as a manager.
  • Teutul started to build custom bikes for his pleasure.
  • He was inspired by many custom bikes that appeared on the street and in movies as well.
  • Therefore, in 1999, Teutul left the Orange County Ironworks and built the Orange County Choppers
  • He offered his son Teutul Jr. And started selling custom bikes.
Paul Teutul Sr. with his friends
Caption: Paul Teutul Sr. with his friends
  • Later, in 2006, he released his first book, Orange County Choppers, with his son Paul Teutul Senior.
  • He published his second book The Ride of Lifetime in 2009.
  • Paul has also produced and starred in some Hollywood movies and series such as Wild Hogs and My Name is Earl.
  • He has also appeared in numerous TV series.
  • Furthermore, he produced his own documentary series American Chopper from 2009-10.
  • In 2010 he appeared in a short documentary “American Chopper: Senior vs. Junior” next to his son.
  • From 2015 to 16 he featured in another reality series by Orange County Choppers: American Made.