Following the premiere of Netflix’s Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem & Madness, Carole Baskin was portrayed as an arguable protagonist who fought for the protection of big cats from the grip of Joe Exotic. But, during the trial, several allegations against the hero was also made.
Carole was accused of being responsible for the sudden disappearance of her second husband Don Lewis. But, no solid proof against Carole’s involvement was discovered after the thorough investigation so she was disregarded as the suspect.
And now, Carole enjoys a married life with her third husband Howard Baskin. And this Wikipedia style article attempts to uncover few details regarding Carole’s third husband. So scroll down the article starting with,
Howard Baskin Death News True?
No, Howard Baskin is not dead. He is advocating in support of his wife Carole Baskin and presenting himself as the chief spokesperson for Big Cat Rescue (BCR).
Bio — Age, Birthday, Height
Howard Baskin was born on 13 May 1950 in Poughkeepsie, New York. He turned 69 years old while celebrating his birthday in 2019.
The BCR’s legal advisor stands at a towering height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.77 meters).
Howard Baskin Wiki — Family, Religion, Education
Born Howard Gene Baskin, his family info eludes the public record owing it to not having any public profile before he was connected with his wife, Carole Baskin.
But, his anonymous family looked after him and raised him in his home town.
But somehow it appeared, Howard has an equally successful sister named Jan Baskin, who is serving as a business strategist.
As for his educational background, he attended and graduated from Poughkeepsie High School in 1968. Following his graduation, he went to Union College in New York to earn B.S. Cum laude.
Consequently, Howard moved to Florida to get his Juris Doctor from the University of Miami School of Law in 1978. To hone expertise, in business, he acquired an MBA degree from Harvard Law School in 1980.
Howard Baskin Job, Net Worth
The Advisory Board Chairman of BCR, in his decades-long career, has served several companies.
Howard Baskin spent 11 years of his initial career phase at Citicorp in various assignments. Before he ended his service there, he was holding the position of Director of Strategic Planning for the Commercial Real Estate Division.
Following his stepping down from Citicorp in 1991, he held the position of General Manager and was an equity participant in three companies.
As of April 2020, Howard had devoted all his energy and attention to BCR serving as Treasurer and Secretary, member of the Audit Committee and Advisory Board Chairman.
Besides that, he was a past member of The Rotary Club of Tampa and had served as Chairman of the Community Service Committee. He also served as board of director of upper Tampa Bay Chamber of Commerce.
As of the time when this article was penned, Howard Baskin’s total net worth is estimated to be about $1.5 million.
Dating, Wedding, Carole Baskin
Howard Baskin and his now-wife Carole Baskin met each other at a No More Homeless Pets initiation launch party in 2002. The function was hosted at a local aquarium.
During the function, Howard and Carole bonded over the mutual love for the animals. Despite having an age gap of 11 years, the two eventually tied knots at a beach ceremony which was also got featured in the BCR website.
In the ceremony, Carole presented herself in a white dress with a flower wreath on her hair. But, her Howard donned the caveman costume.
The wedding pictures of the married-couple created quite a stir upon the release of Tiger King. Particularly, Carole holding the leash that was tied around Howard’s neck.
Howard has been an important figure for BCR and Carole. Due to his decades-long expertise in the field of management and legal side of the business, he has proven to a key individual for the operation of the non-profit.
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Howard Baskin Defended Carole Bakin
After the show’s premiere, Carole Baskin shared the equal bash and accusation for the alleged murder of Don Lewis, her husband. In the show, there was a huge meat grinder which according to the Carole didn’t belong to the BCR.
Because of that, viewers started getting suspicious of Carole for being responsible for the disappearance of her husband. Some even claimed she might have chopped him up in the meat grinder.
Enraged viewers of the show demanded a thorough investigation and DNA test in all over social media. Others referred her as the O.J. Simpson.
Carole disapproved on the fan theory in her BCR website. Along with that, Howard took the side of his wife and used social media platforms to defend her.
Last modified: April 3, 2020