Who is Heimo Korth? Bio and Wiki
Heimo Korth was born on 17 April 1955 in Wisconsin, USA, which means that he is 63 years old and his zodiac sign is Aries. Heimo, whose nationality is American, is best known as a reality TV star who appeared in “The Last Alaskans” and “Flying Wild Alaska”. Thanks to his hard work, Korth was able to rise to fame, but some questions about his early and family life, as well as his income have been posed, and are covered in this article.
So just how rich is Heimo Korth as of late-2019? According to authoritative sources, this outdoorsman and reality star has an estimated net worth of close to $150,000, accumulated from his career in the previously mentioned fields. However, Korth hasn’t spoken about his assets, such as vehicles and houses.
Ethnicity and Background
Korth is Caucasian and has grey hair and blue eyes, photos on the internet indicate a fit figure, probably as he often works outdoors.
Unfortunately, he hasn’t spoken about his early life, his parents nor has he shared any information about his education.
Edna Korth and Daughters
Despite being a public figure, Korth prefers keeping some things behind closed doors, remaining secretive on some subjects. However, we do know that he’s married to Edna, with whom he has three daughters. Edna and Heimo originally met in Yupik, Alaska when Heimo came there to hunt with the Eskimos.
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As they stated, they fell in love immediately, and their first daughter was born in May 1982, and they have two more daughters. The family, which includes Edna’s daughter from her previous marriage, seem to be living a happy if not prosperous life together, judging by the way that they present themselves and their lives on television. One person on Twitter even wrote that Heimo and his wife are “relationship goals”, and others agreed.
Career and “The Last Alaskans”
Korth is mostly known for appearing in “Surviving Alone in Alaska”, a VBS documentary in which he showed his and his family’s life. In addition, he is known for appearing in “Flying Wild Alaska”, a Discovery Channel documentary series which made its debut in 2011, and ended in the following year. However, the impact it made on both Heimo and his family, as well as the audience, remains visible. The series also displayed the life of a Unalakleet, Alaska-based family, as they operate the hub operations.
It has had three seasons and received a positive response from the audience. As of 2015, Korth appeared in “The Last Alaskans”, which in addition to the Korth family, featured four more families. They all have one thing in common – they are among the last people living in that area. Produced by Half Yard Productions, the series aired on both Animal Planet and Discovery Channel – its first season had eight episodes, the second season aired from April to May 2016, whereas the third and final season debuted on 22 March 2019 and ended on 17 May.
Heimo can also be seen on YouTube, as he has been featured in videos such as “Surviving Alone in Alaska”, uploaded by Vice, a worldwide-known entertainment platform. The video was watched by 6.4 million people who seem to have loved it as they left numerous positive comments about Heimo. One person went on to call him “far from a stereotype, friendly, knowledgeable, and smart” and others thanked Vice for the documentary. Besides that, he has been featured in “The Last Alaskans – Nomads” and “Last Alaskans, I ran into Heimo & Edna on a Caribou Adventure”.
Korth isn’t active on any social media, which makes it harder for his fans to keep in touch with him. However, he has a page dedicated to him on Facebook, and people behind it often share photos and information from his private life, allowing the fans and supporters to take a closer look at what’s going on behind the scenes. Some of their most recent posts include a little update on the Korth family.
“Haven’t had the chance to get on and update in a bit. Heimo and Colby enjoyed their birthday on the 17th, they share the same birthday along with Colby’s other gramma too”, the post read. They shared a set of photos of Edna, along with the caption “Edna was super excited to send out all the items this morning. A big thank you to all those who participated and bid on her items.” The mentioned post has been ‘liked’ by 1,800 people.