Richard Benjamin Harrison: His full name is Richard Benjamin Harrison, Jr. He was born on 4 March 1941, his birthplace is Danville, Virginia, United States. Sadly he died on 25 June 2018. He was a Businessman and reality television personality. His nationality is American. In this article we will talk about everything regarding him you can read the full article to know what happened to him and how he died. If you want to get more updates you can follow thecelebography

Richard Benjamin Harrison Biography

Richard Benjamin Harrison

Richard Benjamin Harrison Jr., an American businessman in Las Vegas and a well-known television figure, refers to him as “the old man.” He now owns a well-known pawn business in Las Vegas. Harrison was now appearing on the History TV Channel’s popular show ‘Pawn Stars.’

The pawnshop has two owners: Harrison himself and Richard Harrison’s son, Rick Harrison. Both of them officially opened the pawn shop in 1989. Because he was the oldest of all the shop members and therefore the show, Harrison had earned the moniker “The Old Man.”

Richard Benjamin Harrison Early Life

On March 4, 1941, Richard Benjamin Harrison was born into an impoverished household. They moved to Lexington, North Carolina, when he turned one. Lexington High School in Lexington, North Carolina was his alma mater.

He had to drop out of school when he was in his junior year since his parents were unable to pay his school fees, so when he was 14, he began driving a school bus for which he was paid approximately six to seven dollars per week.

He had to park the school bus in his backyard and wake up early in the morning to pick up and drop off the students at their respective schools. He met Joanne Rhue at a barn dance and fell in love with her.

Joanne Rhue was his present wife, and they had been married for around 58 years. Joseph, Rick (co-owner of Pawnshop), and Chris are their three children.

Richard Benjamin Physical Appearance

At the time of his death, Richard Benjamin Harrison was 77 years old. He stood 1.82 meters tall and weighed 92 kilograms.

His Achievements

Oscar Goodman bestowed the key to the city of Las Vegas on him and other shop members, including his son, grandson, and “Chumlee.” For his outstanding performance, he was awarded a key to the city of Lexington, his hometown, in 2012. The most significant victory for him was the proclamation of July 17, 2012, as “Pawn Stars/Gold & Silver Pawn Day.”

His Net Worth

Richard Benjamin Harrison’s net worth was estimated to be $8 million. He had spent over two decades in the United States Navy, where he had been a huge success.

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