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Richard Gill

Facts of Richard Gill

Full NameRichard Gill
First NameRichard
Last NameGill
ProfessionCelebrity Father
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight

Richard Gill is known to be a father of an English professional footballer, Jamie Vardy, who plays as a striker for premier league club Leicester City and is also a member of England national team.

Was in a relationship with Lisa Vardy

When Richard Gill was young, he met Lisa Vardy, who was almost six years junior. They both met each other in the old crown Inn on London road. 

It was in the year 1980. After some time, they both started dating each other.

Richard Gill's ex-girlfriend, Lisa Vardy.
Richard Gill's ex-girlfriend, Lisa Vardy. Source:

And in a few months, Lisa Vardy got pregnant with their child. After nine months, she delivered a beautiful baby boy in this world. 

They both named their child as Jamie Vardy. Soon after the birth of the baby, they shifted to Lisa Vardy’s parent’s house. 

Earlier everything was fine, but her parents somehow did not like him to be the husband of their daughter. They did not approve him for Lisa Vardy.

Although he loved his child as a father. He even used to do all the daddy duties, but his in-laws never liked him as a son-in-law. 

In a few months, he fell in love with another woman, and she got pregnant with his child. After that, he left Lisa Vardy and his baby boy like that only. 

He never even tried to get in touch with his ex-girlfriend and child.

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He is a laborer.

He is in mid-fifty and works as a laborer. All this year, he had no idea about his child and his ex-girlfriend. 

He didn’t even know how his son looks and where he is and what he is doing. 

It’s been only a few years when he learned about the famous footballer player Jamie Vardy is none other than his son.

He told in an interview that he is happy for him and would love to meet him one day if he wants. 

Also, he was not a football fan, and now after knowing that his son is a footballer, he said he is undoubtedly going to watch football matches from now on.

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Married life and children.

His son Jamie Vardy is grown up and settled in his life. He has one daughter named Ella Vardy from his past relationship. 

He married his longtime girlfriend, Rebekah Nicholson, on May 25th, 2016, at Peckforton Castle in Cheshire

They both met each other in 2014 while she was employed as a night club promoter.

Wedding picture of Richard Gill's son, Jamie Vardy, and his wife.
Wedding picture of Richard Gill's son, Jamie Vardy, and his wife. Source: Instagram

With his wife, Rebekah Nicholson, together, they have three children, which includes one son and a daughter. 

Their names are Sofia Vardy (2014) and Finely Jaiden Vardy (2017).  Their third child, who is a daughter, was born on December 28th, 2019

Her name is not revealed yet. Her father announced the news of her birth in his twitter handle. 

His wife, Rebekah Nicholson, too, has two children from a previous relationship. Their names are Megan and Taylor.

Richard Gill's son, Jamie Vardy, with his family.
Richard Gill's son, Jamie Vardy, with his family. Source: Instagram

Net Worth 

YearNet Worth Annual Income
2020$12 MillionNot Known

The net Worth of Richard Gill is not out yet. Since he was working as a laborer, it can be assumed that he would be living a very simple lifestyle. 

However, his son Jamie Vardy is estimated to have a net worth of $12 Million, vast. His annual salary is under review.

See: Russell Bamford, Father of Patrick Bamford

Source of income

He acquainted his wealth, being a professional football player. His other sources of income would be brand collaborations, deals, and endorsement.

Age and birthday.

  1. His son Jamie Vardy is 33 years old. He was born on January 11th, 1987.

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Updated On Wed Oct 12 2022 Published On Sun Sep 20 2020 By shaumya

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