Billy Busch Biography & Net Worth
|Popular Name:||Billy Busch|
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
|Net Worth:||$200 Million|
|Last Updated:||December, 2020|
Billy Busch is an American businessman and reality television star. He became famous for his role on the MTV reality television series ‘Busch Family Brewed’. He is the founder of the now defunct brewing company William K. Busch. He is also the great-grandson of Adolphus Busch, a prominent business tycoon who co-founded the Anheuser-Busch. After founding and running his William K. Busch Brewing Company for a brief time, Billy Busch announced the closure of his business as he intended to stop the production of his Kräftig beer. If you keep on with reading the article below, you will discover interesting and intriguing facts about Billy Busch’s biography, businesses, personal life and financial status.
Billy Busch’s Early Life
Billy Busch (Billy Busch Sr.) was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, in the United States. He is a member of the prominent Busch family best known for beer. His great-grandfather was the renowned Adolphus Busch. He is the half-uncle of Billy Busch IV who has worked as the chief executive officer of Anheuser-Busch.
Billy Busch’s Career
Although Billy Busch Sr. is a member of the Busch family that is prominent for their beer business, he has never worked for his family business. Instead, he established his own beer company in the year 2011 and called it Kraftig. However, he ran his business for a period of eight years before it closed in 2019.
Personal Life & Family
At the moment, very little information exists about this man since he would rather keep his private life private indeed instead of pop up in the media every now and then granting interviews. He is currently married to Christi Busch, with whom he has seven children. However, he was embroiled in a custody battle in 1988 with Angela Whitson, his ex-partner who was the mother of his daughter and only known child.
In 2018, Billy pleaded guilty to a charge of peace disturbance labeled against him after he was accused of grabbing and pushing an 11 year old boy into a wall.
The Busches are well known for their extravagant and grand style of living. Their primary residence is a 6,300-square-foot mansion in a St. Louis community that was named among of the richest towns in the United States of America. The family patriarch, Billy Busch Sr., has a daughter from a previous relationship. Her name is Scarlett, and the pair has a controversial relationship, with Scarlett having accused him of neglecting and abandoning her, according to an article in St. Louis Magazine.
The Busch family that invented several popular and iconic beers that were enjoyed in America and a few other parts of the world may no longer be in control the brewing company that bears their trademark family name, but they are still living on the multibillion-dollar fortune that they amassed from running the company for more than a century. The Busch family has spent part of their $13.7 billion fortune on luxury vacations, a large farm outside St. Louis, a failed attempt to open another brewery, and expensive private school educations for all their seven children. The family are also know as stars in the popular reality television series on MTV titled “The Busch Family Brewed.”
The Busch family is considered to be one of the richest in the United States. That’s according to a ranking from Forbes magazine, which estimates the family’s current fortune to be worth nearly $14 billion, or reasonable enough to be among the 50 richest families in the United States. Currently ranked at 18th position, the Busch family is down one place from last year’s ranking. The family owned or had a stake in the Anheuser-Busch company from the 19th Century to 2008.
Billy Busch Net Worth
Billy Busch Sr. is an American businessman and reality television personality who has a net worth of $200 million. He is best known for starring on the MTV reality show Busch Family Brewed, along with his family. The show concentrates on the lives of Billy, his wife Christi, and their seven as they navigate through love and adulthood.