Carole Baskin (Activist), born on June 6, 1961 in Bexar County, Texas, USA. Carole Baskin's age 59 years & Zodiac Sign Gemini, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is White. Let's check, How Tall is Carole Baskin?
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Carole Baskin Height
5 Feet 4.5 Inches (163.83 cm)
|Height & Weight|
|Height (in Feet-Inches)||5 Feet 4.5 Inches|
|Height (in Centimeters)||163.83 cm|
|Weight (in Kilograms)||57 kg|
|Weight (in Pounds)||125.66 lbs|
Carole Baskin Body Measurements
Carole Baskin's full body measurements are 38 inches (96.52 cm) - 36D - 27 inches (68.58 cm) - 36 inches (91.44 cm) .
|Measurements||38-27-36 inches/ 96.52-68.58-91.44 cm|
|Bust Size||38 inches (96.52 cm)|
|Waist Size||27 inches (68.58 cm)|
|Hips Size||36 inches (91.44 cm)|
Bio And Wiki
Carole Baskin is one of the most famous and trending Activist in whole world right now. Carole Baskin was born on June 6, 1961 in Bexar County, Texas, United States. She was born as Carole Stairs Jones, but best known as Carole Baskin.
Family, Childhood, and Education
Her father name is Vernon Charles Stairs and mother name is Mary Barbara Jean Norris Stairs. She belongs to a very poor family and is the only child of her parents.
During her childhood, she told her parents that she does not want to attend as it is causing the financial suffering but her parents told her not to worry about it. One day she ran away from home and started living on her own. She found herself a job and started living in a rental apartment.
At age 14, Baskin reports having been gang raped by three men who lived across the street from her house, claiming that she received no emotional support from her conservative Christian family. She later dropped out of high school and left home with a local roller rink employee. Baskin then hitchhiked back and forth between Florida and Bangor, Maine, sleeping under parked cars. Likewise, she later purchased a Datsun truck and slept in the back with her pet cat.
Carole Baskin started her career as a zoo-keeper. At the age of 17, Lewis worked at a Tampa department store. To make money, she began breeding show cats. She also began rescuing bobcats, and used llamas for a lawn trimming business. Later, in January 1981, she married her second husband and joined his real estate business.
After her marriage with Lewis, she started a zoo named "Big Cat Rescue" in Tampa, Florida. The zoo protects thousands of animals including cheetah, caracal, puma, lions, and tigers.
Currently, Baskin serves as the CEO and founder of the park. However, due to the 2020 global pandemic of COVID 19, her zoo, Big Cat Rescue is temporarily closed to the public.
In 2020, Carole was featured in the crime documentary series, "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness". She also appeared in the series "the big cat version of Blackfish".
Husband And Childrens
Carole Baskin was married thrice throughout her life. She was first married to Mike Murdock with whom Carole met when she ran away from her home. Baskin got married at the age of 17 and had a daughter named Jamie Veronica Murdock.
However, Mike was reportedly possessive and abusive to her that he didn't even let her go out. But one night, 19-year-old Carole escaped from the place and while being on street, she met a man Bob Martin with whom she spent the night platonically at a motel.
Baskin soon fell in love with him who was later identified as Jack Donald Lewis. Lewis was a self-made millionaire and was also an animal lover. However, to marry Carole, Lewis divorced his first wife. Lewis was 22 years older than Baskin and at the time they got married, Lewis was 42 and Baskin was 20. They got married in 1991 and moved to Tampa, Florida.
However, Lewis got lost and he was never found declaring him to be dead. There were rumors that Baskin was the one who killed him. Joe Exotic, her clash partner, even made a video song in which he showcased a woman killing her husband, in order to tease Baskin. After Lewis wasn't found, Baskin inherited all his properties.
Currently, she is married to her third husband, Howard Baskin. Howard is a management consultant with whom Carole met in 2002. They began dating and after 2 years, they got married in a beach ceremony and honeymooned in the Virgin Islands.
Carole Baskin Net Worth And Salary
As of 2020, the estimated Carole Baskin's net worth is $65 million USD. She has quite a great earning through her career as an animal rights activist and zookeeper.
Social Media Profile
She is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts. She has more than 71k followers on Facebook, around 37k followers on Instagram and more than 21k subscriber on her own YouTube channel.
Trivia: Carole Baskin Facts
* She ran away from her house alone when she was of the age of 15 years old.
* She rose to fame for her role in a 2020 Netflix documentary Tiger King :Murder, Mayhem and Madness.
* She founded Big Cat Rescue with her then-husband Don Lewis.
* Once her husband reported that she wants to kill him and that she also hid his handgun.
* She has also created a website for her zoo.
* She launched a successful YouTube channel called The Cat Chat.
* In 2020, she appeared in the hit Netflix documentary Tiger King.
* She married her husband Howard Baskin in 2004. She was previously married to Don Lewis.
Now she ranked in the list of most popular American activist.Read Full Biography Wikipedia