Net Worth $1 million
Date of Birth: January 26, 1960
Gender: Male
Height: 1.70 m
Profession: Author, former drug trafficker
Nationality: American


Do you know Freeway Rick Ross? Richard Donnell “Freeway” Rick Ross was born on January 26, 1960, in Troup, Texas, USA. He is an author and businessman who is mostly recognized for his involvement in the drug trade during the 1980s. We’ve covered the details of this drug trafficker and writer in past parts. If you’re looking for more information on Ricky Donnell Ross, you’ve come to the proper place. In the next part, you’ll learn everything there is to know about Ricky Donnell Ross' height, age, relationships, wealth, and other facts. Let us proceed to part 2 now.


Ricky Donnell Ross was born on January 26, 1960, in the town of Troup, Texas.

Thеrе wаѕ a drug remedies thаt was brought thousands of shivers to many when taken, the leader of the cartel was no one other than Ricky Donnell Ross. It’s estimated that he made millions of dollars in profits every day through drug trafficking. Before spreading to other countries in West Africa, it began in L’Angelle, California, and has spread across the United States since then. Drug traffickers had tens of thousands of people all over the United States.

In 1988, Ross was pulled over for driving a white Lamborghini without a license plate. The police found cocaine inside the car, and Ross was subsequently arrested. Later that year, he was pulled over again in his Rolls-Royce Corniche and arrested on suspicion of possessing cocaine. In 1990, he was convicted of trafficking cocaine and sentenced to life imprisonment. He continued to run his drug empire from prison, using smuggled cell phones and other contraband. After being released from prison in 2009, Ross revealed that he had lost all his assets due to government forfeiture proceedings.

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Ricky Donnell Ross Early Life/Personal life:

On January 26, 1960, Ricky Donnell Ross was born in Troup, Texas, to Sonny and Annie Mae Mauldin. His mother was a farmer; his father has not been found. In 1963, he and his mother relocated to Los Angeles. The family lived next to Interstate 110, which earned him the moniker “Freeway.” He attended Susan Miller Dorsey High School in Baldwin Hills and was a tennis and football player. Because he was functionally illiterate, he was unable to obtain a college scholarship. He briefly enrolled at the L.A. Trade Technical School.

Ricky Donnell Ross Professional Career:

  • Ricky Donnell Ross began his professional career as a drug dealer in South Central Los Angeles during the early 1980s. He soon became known as one of the most successful and prominent dealers in the area, and came to be known as “Freeway Rick”.
  • In 1985, Ross was arrested and charged with conspiracy to distribute cocaine. He was eventually sentenced to life imprisonment, but was released in 2009 after serving 18 years. Since his release, Ross has given several interviews discussing his experiences as a drug dealer, and has spoken out against the War on Drugs.

Ricky Donnell Ross Facts:

  • At the hour of Rick Ross' Drug Empire, he was making more than $3 million per year.

  • He would typically buy one ounce of cocaine for $1800 and resell it for $3000. As a result, he made a $1200 profit on one ounce of cocaine by selling it.

  • Additionally, Freeway Rick Ross assisted black and brown people in acquiring employment in the Cannabis sector in Los Angeles, Detroit, and Chicago.

  • Freeway Rick Ross is now a member of the National Diversity & Inclusion Cannabis Alliance (NDICA), after spending much of his life in jail.

  • Freeway Rick Ross is known for:

    1-From Nothing (2020)  

    2-16 Bars the Movie

    3-Secrets of Deception (2017)

How Old is Ricky Donnell Ross ?

He is 62 years old.

Ricky Donnell Ross Net Worth

Ricky estimated net worth is $1 million.

Ricky Donnell Ross Salary:

Currently, Rick Ross makes around $700k per year. He was earning $300 million a year in profits! In 1986, he was apprehended while running an unlawful Drug Empire.

Ricky Donnell Ross Height

He is 1.70 m in height.

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Is Ricky Donnell Ross Single?  

Ricky Donnell Ross is a married man and father of two children. His wife’s name is Mychosia Nightingale. They appear to be a marriage made in heaven, with no whispers of divorce or breakup.

Ricky Donnell Ross Achievements:

  • The book was nominated for the 2014 IndiFab Best Book of the Year Award in the true crime category, sponsored by ForeWord Review. In June 2015, the winners were announced, with The Devil in Miss Jones being recognized as a Foreword Reviews 2014 INDIEFAB Book of the Year Award Finalist, True Crime.
  • In American Drug War: The Last White Hope, filmmaker Kevin Booth focuses on Ross' work in the 1980s and 1990s. The second episode of the first season of BET’s American Gangster documentary series focused on Ricky Ross and his role in the Iran–Contra affair.
  • On VH1’s Planet Rock History of Crack and Hip Hop Documentary, he was a guest interview. [38]
  • In 2015, he was the subject of a two-part documentary titled Freeway: Crack in the System. It explores several aspects of drug dealing, the Iran–Contra affair, and mass incarceration. [39] The documentary was submitted for an Emmy for Outstanding Investigative Journalism: Long Form in 2016.
  • In the 2014 film Kill the Messenger, Michael K. Williams plays Ross. Franklin Saint was inspired by Ross in FX TV series Snowfall (2017).

Ricky Donnell Ross Social Media:

Ricky Donnell Ross Hobbies:

Ross enjoys spending his free time reading and watching documentaries. He also likes playing chess and checkers, as well as working on crossword puzzles.

Ricky Donnell Ross Education:

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Ricky Donnell Ross Relationship Status:

 Ricky Donnell Ross is a married man and father of two children. His wife’s name is Mychosia Nightingale. They appear to be a marriage made in heaven, with no whispers of divorce or breakup.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much money does Ricky Donnell Ross make a year?

In last year he makes $1 million.

How many cars does Ricky Donnell Ross have?

Ross has around 32 cars, which include six luxury vehicles and two sports cars.

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