5 Fast Facts about Pawn Star Rick Harrison

An American businessman Richard Kevin Harrison is best known as the co-owner of the World Famous' Gold & Silver Pawn Shop. He rose to fame after he started a show Pawn Star on History Channel. Today we present five interesting facts which you should know about pawn Star Rick Harrison.


Rick is known as the man for the job and is an expert when it comes to spotting anything fake or stolen. Besides being a businessman, he is also a reality television personality. Let's just know personally and professionally in detail about the businessman Rick Harrison. 

Five facts you should know about Rick Harrison

Rick Harrison was born on 22 March 1965 in North Carolina as Richard Kevin Harrison. He is the third child of Richard Benjamin Harrison and Joanne Rhue Harrison. He attended Taft Middle School but dropped out during his 10th grade.  

Rick Harrison- Got married at the age of 17

When Rick was 17 years old, his girlfriend became pregnant and despite a subsequent miscarriage, the couple decided to marry and their first child was born on 27 April 1983. After two years, the couple gave birth to their second child.

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But soon after the birth of their child, the couple got separated with assuming the responsibility of raising their children.

Rick Harrison- Known as Pawn Broker

Rick and his father opened the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop in 1989 and in 2006, he was known as a Pawnbroker having a special item which came complete with a story which includes: 2001 New England Patriots Super Bowl ring which belonged to American Football cornerback Brock William.

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Rick Harrison- Pawn Stars was the highest rated program

There is no need of introduction about Pawn Star but if in case you are new to the show name Pawn Star, then it is an American reality television series. It is a 24-hrs family business show which was opened in 1989 by Richard Harrison.

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In the year 2011, Pawn Star was the highest rated program on the History Channel. Rick appeared himself along with his son Corey and Chumlee. In 2014, he became the spokesperson for the Micro Touch One Razor.

Rick Harrison- Blames Obama For Business Woes

Back in 2017, Rick took Fox News to express his feeling about Obama, who created a Nightmare for his business- Pawn Star. As per the reports, The administration of Obama may be out of the office but the literally a nightmare for the owner of Gold and Silver Pawn Shop owner Rick Harrison.

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Youtube: Pawn Star, Rick Harrison Breaks His Silence, Reveals THIS About Obama

Harrison said that it was a death by thousands of cuts- just his in Business-Pawn. The Obama administration made an illegal for him to take any money to anyone in the military.

It’s everything from Homeland Security, FBI, the local police department, IRS and all those regulations he had to keep an eye on constantly and it’s just overwhelming for a small business.

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Rick Harrison- Living a happy married life with third wife Deanna Burditt 

Rick is living a happy married to the third wife Deanna Burditt. They tied the knot on 21st July 2013 in  Laguna Beach California as the wedding was attended by dignitaries and business world.

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Rick and Deanna is now living a blissful married life without any rumors of divorce or separation issues. Deanna has three children from her previous relationship.