Danica Patrick Biography

( 1982 - )
September 18, 2019
First published on:May 20, 2016
by John Max

Facts of Danica Patrick

Date of Birth: 1982, March 25
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
Birth Sign:: Acer
Birth Name Danica Sue Patrick
Birth Place Beloit, Wisconsin
Famous Name Danica Patrick
Horoscope Aries
Father T.J. Patrick
Father Nationality German
Mother Bev Patrick
Mother Nationality Chinese
Net Worth $60 million
Salary 12 million USD
Siblings Brooke Patrick
House Location Scootsdale, Arizona
Cars Lamborghini Gallardo, Ford Fusion, BMW 645 & Chevrolet
Sponsors Go Daddy, Ford, Chevrolet, GoodYear, Coke Zero
No. of Twitter Followers 1.86m
No. of Instagram Followers 654k followers
Weight 45 kg
No. of Siblings one
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession Racer
Famous for Indy Car series racer
Started career as a racer
Awards 2005 Indianapolis 500 Rookie of the Year, 2005 IndyCar Series season Rookie of the Year, 2012 NASCAR Nationwide Series Most Popular Driver
Currently Married Yes
Married to Paul Edward Hospenthal (m. 2005–2013)
Divorce Yes, Paul Edward Hospenthal (m. 2005–2013)
Children N/A
Affair with Aaron Rodgers
Religion Christianity

Danica Patrick, better known as, Danica Sue Patrick is an American professional Stock car racing driver, model, and advertising spokeswoman. She is one of the most successful female racers in the history of open-wheel racing in America. She is the only woman in history to register a podium finish at the Indianapolis 500 where she secured the 3rd Place in ’09 and she is the only woman to have ever won in the IndyCar Series after she finished first at the Indy Japan 300 in 2008. 


Danica Patrick is currently dating NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers since Jan 2018. She currently has an estimated net worth of $60 million

Net Worth - $60 million

Patrick has an estimated net worth of $60 million including all of her properties and earnings, as of 2019. Danica Patrick is regarded as one of the most successful women in the world of sports.

According to Forbes, she is the Nascar's highest-paid women racer in 2017, receiving an annual salary of $7.2 million. Her average earning in 2017, was recorded to be $14 million.

Apart from her earnings from her career, she has earned massive amounts through her endorsement deals. She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Nationwide Insurance, Tissot, Chevrolet, Coca-Cola, Peak Antifreeze, William Rast, Hot Wheels, GoDaddy.com, Nature's Bakery and Lyft.

Soe of Danica's career earnings are tabulated below: 

2005 $135,000
2006 $923,500
2007 $1,180,000
2010 $330,800
2011 $320,700
2012 13 million
2013 $15 Million
2014 $5 million


She has also made her appearance in advertising for Secret deodorant in 2005 and 2006. In 2007, she was replaced by Rihanna. Recently, she had brought a new car called Chevrolet.

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I should get one so @stenhousejr and I could have a his and hers @fordperformance GT.

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She is widely admired and followed by her fans on social networking sites. She updated her status and photos on Facebook & Instagram.

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Marital Status - Divorced

Talking about his personal life and affairs, she is not as successful in it as her career. She previously was married to her spouse named Paul Edward Hospenthal. The couple tied their knot in 2005. Their relationship was going perfectly for some years but unfortunately, they separated in the year 2013.

Danica then started dating  Ricky Stenhouse Jr in 2013. Ricky is an American Auto car racer. 

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They were often seen together in parties. If the relationship goes well then Danica was ready to celebrate their marriage in the future and they can plan for children too. The couple announced their separation after 5 years of relationship in 2017.

Danica Patrick and her ex-husband
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Danica was found being close to NFL quarterback Aaron Rodgers at the end of 2018. The couple revealed their relationship at the beginning of 2018. They are having a great time at current and are soon planning to get married.

Early Life

Danica Patrick was born as Danica Sue Patrick on 25 March 1982, to American parents, T.J Patrick and Bev Patrick. She was born and raised in Beloit, Wisconsin, the United States. 

Danica Patrick with her father in her early childhood
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She is an American by her nationality and belongs to white American ethnicity. She has an Irish father and Norwegian mother. She also has a sister called Brooke Patrick.

Professional Career

She started her career with go-kart racing and Joined Formula Ford in Britain before returning to the US and racing in the IndyCar series, she was also honored by the Rookie of the Year award for the 2005 season of the IndyCar series as well as the Indianapolis 500. Apart from that, she also holds the record for most consecutive races running at the finish in the IRL.


She also joined the NASCAR Nationwide Series in 2010. Moreover, she also established herself as a successful model and spokesmodel. Her participation in the Daytona 500 was over after one lap when she was involved in a four-car accident, finishing 38th, 74 laps behind race winner Matt Kenseth.

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