Jacques Pepin bio, Recipes, Wife, Heart & Soul, Art, Daughter, Net worth, Childhood, Facts

March 8, 2019Jacques Pepin bio, Recipes, Wife, Heart & Soul, Art, Daughter, Net worth, Childhood, Facts

Who is Jacques Pepin?

Jacques Pepin is an author, chef and television personality and is recognized as a French chef worldwide. He has written numerous cookbooks, including More Fast Food My Way, The  Apprentice: My Life in the Kitchen, etc., and appeared on American and French television.

In the Early life of Jacques Pepin

He was born on 18 December 1935 in Bourg-en-Bresse, France. He has a Saggitarus birth sign. The name of his father is Jean Victor Pepin, and the name of his mother is Jeannette Pepin. His parents were running a restaurant called Le Pelican.He was raised in France along with his two siblings. He's his parents ' second child. His ethnicity is European and holds French citizenship. He left his school life at the age of 13 to learn to cook. He attended the University of Columbia and completed his master's degree in French in 1972. He is a doctorate from the University of Boston with an honorary degree in Humane Letters on 22 May 2011.

In the Career(Recipes) of Jacques Pepin

 Jacques Pepin as a master chef

Fig: Jacques Pepin as a master chef

He used to work in his parent's restaurant on the starting day of his career and later discovered his love for food. He was also trained under Lucien Diat at Plaza Athenee. He also worked in the military for about 2 years until 1958. Pepin moved to the United States where he worked at Le Pavillon restaurant. In 1961, he was hired to work with Pierre Franey to develop food for the restaurants of Howard Johnson. He earned a master's degree in French literature at Columbia in 1972.

He began to be featured in many television shows with the success of his book La Technique. Pepin made his appearance at Home in 1999 in the PBS series Julia and Jacques Cooking. He also won Daytime Emmy for the program in 2001. He made his appearance in the television show called Essential Pepin in 2011, which he runs until 2012. Jacques Pepin was also featured in the television show entitled Julia Jacques More Cooking In Concert and the cooking techniques of Jacques Pepin. He has published several books from time to time and has also been honored with several awards, namely L'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (1997), a Chevalier de L'Ordre du Mérite Agricole (1992) and many others.

How much is the net worth of Jacques Pepin?

 Jacques Pepin delivering speech

Fig: Jacques Pepin delivering speech

The net worth of Jacques Pepin is currently $ 20 million. He, even at the age of 80, has maintained his health perfectly for which he does regular exercise and spends his time in gyms. He's earned a huge amount of salary from his career.

In the Personal life(Wife & Daughter) of Jacques Pepin

Jacques Pepin with his wife Gloria Pepin

Fig: Jacques Pepin with his wife Gloria Pepin

He was 81 and maintained a perfect television career and a celebrity image. His sexual orientation is straight and his current relationship status is straight. And in the past, he has no dating listed other than his current wife. In 1966, Jacques Pepin was married to his current spouse, Gloria Pepin. They share a long marriage relationship of about half a century. Talking about their children they have a daughter called Claudine Pepin. His wife is also often featured in his television shows and several other programs. There is no listed affair related to him. They are frequently spotted attending social programs and social events. Jacques Pepin has been actively involved in various social works and social welfare programs. He also makes a personal donation in many social acts.

Facts of Jacques Pepin

He has about 15.3k followers on Instagram, over 24k followers on Twitter and around 281k  followers on Facebook.


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