Ralph Hubert “Sonny” Barger is better known as Sonny Barger. He is an American actor and author too. Sonny Barger net worth reaches at $500.000. He successfully reach that much money from his career as an author.
He is the author of some popular books including “Hell’s Angel” (2000), “Dead in Five heartbeats”(2004), “Freedom: Credos from the Road” (2005), “Six Chambers, One Bullet”(2006), and “Let’s Ride: Sonny Barger’s Guide to Motorcycling” (2010)
Of course, nothing is instant. Sonny also got difficult times, especially when he was young. He was left by his mother when he was just four. And he must live with his alcoholic father. Unlike other common kids, he needed to work hard in early age.
In 1960s, He began his writing under an American author and journalist, Hunter Thompson. At the time he ghost-wrote many books under Thompson’s name. Surprisingly most of them became best-selling books.
In 1980s, he has ever been diagnosed having a throat cancer due to having too much smoking. Based on the sources, he trained his muscle in his throat to vocalize.
The source of Sonny Barger Net Worth
Surely, most of his income was from his talent in writing. He has worked for Hunter Thompson as a ghost writer.Besides, he also appear in smome TV shows and movies. Some of them including : Hell’s Angels on Wheels (1967), Hell’s Angels ’69 (1969), Gimme Shelter (1970), Hell’s Angels Forever (1983). He got recurring character in Sons of Anarchy television series. This TV show ran for 3 years. His roles in several Movies in TV show has increased the mount of money in his bank account. So far Sonny Barger net worth has reached more than $500.000.
As a living-legend of biker, Sonny Barger ever got controversial moment in the past. In 1988, Barger was found guilty and sent to jail for conspiring to blow up the motorcycle club, The Outlaws in Louisville, Kentucky. As you know that this motorclub is his rival. For his poor decision he must spend almost 4 years in federal prison in Arizona