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Chris Rock Bio, Childhood, Family, and Education

Chris Rock was born on 7th February 1965, in Andrews, South Carolina. His full name is Christopher Julius Rock III. His father, Christopher Julius Rock Jr., was a truck driver and newspaper deliveryman and his mother, Rosalie was a teacher and social worker for the mentally handicapped. Likewise, his father died in 1988 after his ulcer surgery. He has three brothers named Tony, Kenny, and Jordan who are also in the entertainment business. In 2006, his older half-brother, Charles died after a long struggle with alcoholism.

Chris has said that he was influenced by the performing style of his paternal grandfather, Allen Rock, a preacher. His great-great-grandfather, Julius Caesar Tingman, was a slave for 21 years before serving in the American Civil War as part of the United States Colored Troops. There is no information about his educational achievements and subjects on which he has focused.

Chris Rock Career


Chris Rock has dropped out and received his GED, and served at fast food restaurants after being battered and has dominated by white students in high school. In 1984, she has begun doing stand-up comedy in New York City’s Catch a Rising Star. In 1987, Chris has encouraged Eddie Murphy and was yielded a small character in Beverly Hills Cop II while performing stand up at New York City’s Catch a Rising Star in the ‘80s. He has become a cast member of the popular sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live in 1990.  From 1993 to 1994, Chris has performed in six episodes of In Living Color after his occupation on Saturday Night Live. He has performed the Television series Everbody Hates Chris, which has starred Tyler James Williams in the title character.

Chris Rock Relationship


Chris Rock is still unmarried. He has dated his longtime girlfriend named Malaak Compton-Rock.  On November 23, 1996, they were married.  They have two daughters together, Lola Simone and Zahra Savannah. In December 2014, due to some reason they were divorced. He has a straight sexual orientation.

Chris Rock Net Worth

Chris Rock has earned the decent income from his career. He has a net worth of $100 million USD. He is active on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram respectively.