Roman Mars Net Worth, Family, Education & Career

Roman Mars | Net Worth, Family, Education & Career

Roman Mars, born in 1974, on 16th October, is a talented American radio producer, host, and author.  He gained popularity and success as a radio show and podcast producer named ‘99% Invisible’. He has contributed a lot in the media industry, in radio to be more specific.

Roman also founded a podcast collective called ‘Radiotopia’. Besides being involved in radio, he has also been known for his role as a journalist of the TED main stage speaker.

Roman Mars: Age

Born in 1974, the 16th of October, Roman is currently 49 years old.

According to astrology and stuff, his zodiac sign is Libra. Libras are tended have the nature of being extroverts and friendly people. Roman surely is one of them.

Roman Mars’ Real Name

His real name is Keith Roman Marecek.

Later, when he left to pursue his career, he changed his name to Roman Mars and is well-known by this name now.

Roman Mars: Early Life and Family Details

Aged 49, Roman was born and brought up in Somerville, New Jersey, United States.

There are not many details about Roman’s childhood days and about his parents or siblings, however, in an interview, he revealed that as a teen, he loved listening to DC hardcore punk. He also said that he was into books and literature from an early age.

Roman Mars: Educational Background

Roman attended Bard College located at Simon’s Rock, and later joined Oberlin College. Similarly, he also joined the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia in 1994. 

Roman Mars: Career

As mentioned earlier, Roman Mars is the creator and the founder of the radio show ‘99% Invisible’. It is a KALW radio show and podcast that podcasts about the unnoticed and unappreciated architecture present in the world.

99% Invisible is one of the most popular and most downloaded, by over 500 million, podcasts worldwide.  He used Kickstarter crowdfunding for this show and has created history by raising over 4 million dollars and being the highest-funded journalist.

Roman has also co-founded a collective of independent podcasts named ‘Radiotopia’. 

Moreover, in the year 2015, he joined TED as the main stage speaker. The episode that featured him is currently the most popular TED Talk about design as it has gained more than 5 million views. 

Besides, radio and podcasting, Roman has also co-authored a book titled ‘The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design’. It is rumored to be one of the best-selling books about designs in New York. 

Roman Mars: Net Worth

The famous and talented radio producer has a whopping net worth of approximately 8 million US Dollars. He earns a handsome fortune through his profession as a podcast show producer, journalist, and host. He has also raised millions through his shows and campaigns. 

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Who is Roman Mars’s Wife?

Keith Roman is married to his beautiful wife Mae Mars. They were married on October 27, 2002.

Keith and Mae have been married for around two decades now.

His Kids

Roman and Mae are blessed with two adorable boys, namely Mazlo Rocket Mars and Carver Atomic Mars. They are fraternal twins and they were born on December 04, 2006.

He claims he gave them amazing middle names so that they could feel like a superheroes.

The family lives a happy and lavish life.

According to sources, it has been known that they currently reside in East Bay, CA, the United States of America.

Quick Facts/Wiki About Roman Mars

Full NameKeith Roman Marecek
Nick NameRoman Mars
Date of BirthOctober 16, 1974
Birth PlaceSomerville, New Jersey, USA
Zodiac SignLibra
EducationBard College at Simon’s RockOberlin College, University of Georgia
WifeMae Mars
ChildrenCarver and Mazlo
MomMary Marecek
Career American radio producer, host, co-author
Net WorthOver 8 million US Dollars

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