Gordon Macrae Net Worth, Age, Nationality, Wife, Height, Career

Gordon Macrae

Gordon MacRae was an American actor, singer, and radio/television presenter who performed in the film adaptations of two Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals, Oklahoma! and Carousel, and who starred alongside Doris Day in On Moonlight Bay and its sequel, By the Light of the Silvery Moon.

Quick Facts

Full NameGordon Macrae
Famous asActor, Singer
Birth DateMarch 12, 1921
Age64 years old
Birth PlaceEast Orange, Essex County, northern New Jersey
Father’s NameN/A
Mother’s NameN/A
Height5 ft 8 in
Weight58 kg
Body MeasurementsN/A
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
SpouseSheila MacRae

Elizabeth Lambert Schrafft

Net Worth $7 million

Gordon Macrae Age & Early Life

MacRae was born to Scottish parents on March 12, 1921, in East Orange, Essex County, northern New Jersey. He graduated in 1940 from Deerfield Academy in Deerfield, Massachusetts, and later served as a navigator in the United States Army Air Forces during World War II. He previously attended Nottingham High School in Syracuse, New York. Gordon was a member of the Clan MacRae.

Height & Weight

Gordon Macrae is 5 feet 8 inches tall. He weighs approximately 58 kg (121 lbs). He has lovely warm black eyes and Black locks. His body measurements are 36-28-34 inches.

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Gordon Macrae Net Worth 2024

How much is Gordon Macrae’s net worth?  According to Wikipedia, Forbes, IMDb, and other online sources, Gordon MacRae’s net worth was $7 million before his death. He made his money as a professional movie actor.


  • After winning the sweepstakes, MacRae was able to perform with the Harry James and Les Brown orchestras in the 1939 New York World’s Fair.
  • He made his Broadway debut in 1942 and signed his first recording deal shortly after. Many of his chart-topping singles were produced with Jo Stafford. He appeared as a stand-in on Junior Miss.
  • In 1947, MacRae secured a deal with Warner Bros. In 1948, he made his cinematic debut in The Big Punch, a boxing drama. Backfire, a film noir starring Virginia Mayo, was his next project (made in 1948, released in 1950).
  • MacRae appeared as a guest star on McCloud. He appeared in Zero to Sixty (1978) and The Pilot (1979) as a supporting actor (1980)

Gordon Macrae Wife & Marriage

Who is Gordon Macrae’s Wife? From 1941 until 1967, he was married to Sheila MacRae, and the pair had four children: Heather and Meredith MacRae, as well as sons William Gordon MacRae and Robert Bruce MacRae. Sheila separated from Gordon to marry producer Ronald Wayne.

On September 25, 1967, MacRae married Elizabeth Lambert Schrafft; they had one daughter, Amanda Mercedes MacRae, in 1968. They wedded till he died. For many years, he struggled with alcoholism, but by the late 1970s, he had overcome it.