Michel Roux Height, Age, Death, Biography, Wiki, Net Worth

Unbelievable Michel Roux senior, the French gourmet specialist and restaurateur who lived in the UK for a very long while, passed on this Thursday at 79 years old. He was born on nineteenth April 1941 in Charolles, Saone-et-Loire, Vichy, France who had opened the La Gavroche café, the first in the entire United Kingdom to get the most extreme acknowledgment from the Michelin Guide. Michel spent his early stages living in his granddad’s shop, yet it was in 1946, in Paris, that his energy for cooking and for desserts at long last broke out. His profession has consistently been firmly connected to that of his sibling Albert, effectively a baked good gourmet expert when he decided to emulate his example at 14 years old.

Career as a chef

After the initial 3 years of preparing at the Belleville patisserie, two more followed at the British Embassy in Paris, the principal genuine and profound contact with the United Kingdom. Regardless of renowned assignments, Michel consistently recalled this as “the groundbreaking experience” in the kitchen of Cécile de Rothschild’s home, when he became most youthful individual culinary expert ever. Numerous decorations and grants followed during the 60s and 70s, finishing with the Meilleur Ouvrier de France in baked good creation, which was introduced to Michel by President Giscard d’Estaing in 1976. However, his profession had just taken different ways and had it likewise arrived in different shores, denoting a real existence that was partitioned until the end among France and England.

It was 1967, truth be told, when the siblings opened Le Gavroche on Lower Sloane Street in London, initiating with a gathering in style, specked with big names, for example, Charlie Chaplin and Ava Gardner. From that point onward, under seven years, they opened the entryways of their subsequent café, the Waterside Inn, in Bray, Berkshire. They were at that point in history in 1974, when the two eateries took the first macarons around the same time. There were such a significant number of (thus great) cooks who gained from Michel Roux that his style immediately characterized the high end food that is as yet utilized in British grounds today. The Roux siblings (Albert is as yet alive, 84 years of age) were additionally answerable for making a grant in 1984 that despite everything exists today.

Cause of Death:

Alain Roux, his child declared demise of Michel Roux in an announcement. He was joined by his sisters Francine and Christine for grieving passing of the legend caused because of long haul idiopathic pneumonic fibrosis. He stated,

“It is with profound bitterness that the Roux family declares the death of our dearest granddad, father, sibling and uncle, Michel Roux OBE. The family might want to thank everybody for their help during his disease. While a significant number of you will share our incredible feeling of misfortune, we demand security for the family at this troublesome time.

Michel Roux Biography

Real Name Michel Roux
Birth Date April 19, 1941
Age 78 Years
Death March 12, 2020
Birth Place Charolles, Saône-et-Loire, Vichy France
Nationality British
Profession Chef, Restaurateur, Consultant
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Aries

Michel Roux Height, Weight and Body Measurement

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in centimeters – 173.7 cm  Approx
Weight in Kilograms – 72 kg  –  in Pounds –  158.7 lbs Approx
Chest Size 40 Inches
Waist Size 32 Inches
Shoe Size 9 (US)
Hair Color Gray
Eye Color Blue
Body Type Average
Sexual Orientation Straight


School Emanuel School
College Not Known


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Brother Albert Roux

Michel Roux Affairs (Relationship Status)

What was Michel Roux marital status? (single, engaged, married, in relation or divorce) Married
How many children did Michel Roux have? One (Alain Roux)
Who was Michel Roux wife? Robyn Joyce

Favorite Things

Dream Holiday Destination Not Known
Book Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known

Michel Roux Net Worth:

Michel made a considerable amount progress and popularity in his long vocation of gourmet specialist and presumably considered as one the best culinary experts in world at that point time. Clearly he had amassed enormous measure of cash from this calling and his total assets estimation is at present no accessible. Notwithstanding, his child Alain Roux or Michel Rox Jr. total assets stands apart at around $85 million.

Trivia: Important Facts about Michel Roux

He was brought up in France though died in his home Bray, Berkshire.

Michel and Albert were the main extraordinary cooks to show up on UK TV.

His BBC program was classified “At Home With The Roux Brothers” and ran during the mid 1980s.

Aside from cooking, he was a writer and composed five books.

His child, Alain, is as of now directing Waterside Inn, perhaps the best café of the UK.

Robyn Roux, his subsequent spouse, passed on in 2017 and two were hitched for over 30 years.