Kitty O’Neill is a famous American stunt woman, racer, and actress, known for her movies like The Fastest Woman on Earth, The Bishop’s Wife, Back Street, Isle of Missing Men, and Kathleen Mavourneen.
She has been honored with the title of “the fastest woman in the world and later in 2019, Her women’s absolute land speed record was broken by Jessi Combs.
Kitty O’Neill was diagnosed with an illness in childhood due to the fact that she lost her listening ability and left her deaf, and later in adulthood competitive diving career was shortened due to the illness.
After achieving a lot in her life she died on November 2, 2018, at the age of 72 years.
After four years Google Doodle has Honored her by featuring her on the Google Doodle page on her 77th birthday and in this article, we will read about Kitty O’Neill’s husband, Height, death, net worth, and radio career.
Kitty O’Neill Husband
Kitty O’Neill was a married woman till November 2, 2018. Kitty O’Neill first married Ronald “Duffy” Hambleton in the 1970s.
Kitty O’Neill’s husband, Ronald “Duffy” Hambleton was a bank executive turned stunt performer after that they divorced and later Kitty O’Neill again married and that also ended with divorce.
Kitty O’Neill had two children with her husband. Apart from her married life she also had several other relationships but there are no names of her other boyfriends.
Kitty O’Neill Cause Of Death
Kitty O’Neill died on November 2, 2018, in Eureka, South Dakota at the age of 72 years after battling with pneumonia fewer.
Kitty O’Neill was a lucky woman to pass away due to an infection because she served two rounds of cancer in her 20s and constantly put herself in harm as a stunt woman way as a daredevil.
Kitty O’Neill Net Worth
Kitty O’Neill has earned a million-dollar wealth from her career by performing stunts, Racing, and working in television films. Kitty O’Neill has an estimated net worth of around $1.2 Million.
As per sources Kitty O’Neill was getting around $50K from racing and from doing stunts she used to earn around $20K but these numbers are just estimations.
Kitty O’Neill Career
Kitty O’Neill started her career as a competitive 10-meter platform diver when she was a teenager and as a 3-meter springboard diver and in this field she won Amateur Athletic Union diving championships.
Kitty O’Neill also participated in the 100m freestyle swimming and 100m backstroke at the 1965 Summer Deaflympics after that she quit diving and started water skiing, scuba diving, skydiving and hang gliding, stating.
After her career in stunt and racing, she was called and cast for the movies and there also impressed everyone.
Kitty O’Neill Height
Kitty O’Neill had a small-sized body and her Height is approx 5 feet 2 inches which is around 157.48 centimeters. Kitty O’Neill’s weight is approx around 44 kg (97 pounds or lbs). Kitty O’Neill has brown hair and brown eyes.
Kitty O’Neill Age and Birthday
Kitty O’Neill’s real name is Kitty Linn O’Neil. Kitty O’Neill was born on March 24, 1946, in Corpus Christi, Texas, United States, and as of 2018, Kitty O’Neill is 72 years old.
Kitty O’Neill was living in South Dakota, United States at the time of her death due to the fewer. Kitty O’Neill’s date of death is November 2, 2018, and her cause of death is pneumonia.
Kitty O’Neill Family
Kitty O’Neill is the daughter of John R. O’Neil (father) and Patsy Linn Compton (mother).
Kitty O’Neill’s mother was a Cherokee Native American and she was a speech therapist and co-founding a school for students with hearing impairment in Wichita Falls, Texas.
She only taught Kitty O’Neill lip-reading and speech, meanwhile, her father was an officer in the United States Army Air Forces and he has been an oil wildcatter.
Kitty O’Nacci’s father died in an airplane accident. Kitty O’Neill was raised with her brother named John O’Neil III, who was born on May 1, 1947.
How Old Is Kitty O’Neill?
Kitty O’Neill is 40 years Old.
Who is Kitty O’Neill’s Husband?
Kitty O’Neill’s husband’s name is Ronald “Duffy” Hambleton.
How Did Kitty O’Neill Became Deaf?
When she was a child she was diagnosed with multiple diseases and which resulted in a high fever that left her deaf.