Ed Stafford (Explorer) Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Parents, Wife, Married, Left For Dead, TV Shows, and Net Worth

Ed Stafford Biography and Wiki

Ed Stafford is a well-known British explorer. He holds the Guinness World Record as the first person to walk the whole length of the Amazon River. Stafford is now a Discovery Channel presenter.

Ed Stafford Age

Stafford is 45 years old as of 2021. He was born on 26 December 1975 in Peterborough, England.

Ed Stafford Birthday

Stafford celebrates his birthday every 26th of December.

Ed Stafford Height and Weight

Stafford stands at an average height of 6 feet 1 inch with a moderate weight.

Ed Stafford Family and Parents

Ed Stafford grew up in Leicestershire after being born in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England. Barbara and Jeremy Stafford, both attorneys in Leicestershire, adopted him as a newborn.

Stafford started looking for his original parents, which he was able to locate down with the aid of his sister, Janie. He explained, “There had always been this background intrigue. I looked for my birth family, not because I needed new parents in my life, but because it’s just inherent to want to know.” He has two younger brothers from his birth family.

Ed Stafford Education

He attended Uppingham School and was a Cub and Scout in Leicestershire. Stafford graduated from Newcastle University in 1997 with a BSc in Geography.

Ed Stafford Wife and Married

Stafford is married to his lovely wife Laura Bingham. She is also an explorer and adventurer. In their marriage, Ed and his wife have been blessed with three wonderful children.

Ed Stafford Children

Stafford revealed on Twitter on June 6, 2017, that his wife Laura Bingham had given birth to a son named Ranulph. Stafford’s wife gave birth to twin daughters, Mary and Camilla, on August 26, 2020.

Ed Stafford Wedding

Stafford and his wife held their wedding on 3 September 2016, in a wonderful ceremony attended by their family and friends.

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Facts About Stafford

  • Age: 45 years old
  • Birthday:  26 December
  • Height: 6 feet 1 inch
  • Wife:  Laura Bingham
  • Net Worth: $2 million

Ed Stafford Explore Wikipedia

On August 9, 2010, he became the first person to walk the whole length of the Amazon River, which was covered in the 2011 Channel 5 television series Walking the Amazon. Stafford’s voyage began on April 2, 2008, on the southern coast of Peru, with a companion, Luke Collyer. After three months, Collyer left, and Stafford finished the voyage with his guide, Gadiel “Cho” Sánchez Rivera.

He attempted to raise funds for a number of organizations. Stafford ran out of money halfway through his trek and had to rely on YouTube videos with PayPal links appealing for donations. Stafford was featured on the cover of the Royal Geographical Society’s Geographical magazine in May 2009.

Stafford was selected a National Geographic Adventurer of the Year in 2010, and he was named European Adventurer of the Year in March 2011 at an event in Stockholm, Sweden. Guinness World Records validated Stafford’s achievement in 2011, and he is mentioned in the 2012 Guinness Book of Records.

In 2011, Stafford was also awarded the Mungo Park Medal by the Royal Scottish Geographical Society. He didn’t get his award until 2014, at a ceremony in Perth, Scotland.

Ed Stafford Left For Dead

In 2017, Ed starred in the survival show Ed Stafford: Left For Dead. He had 10 days to escape from some of the planet’s most extreme environments.

Ed Stafford TV Shows

  • Walking the Amazon
  • Ed Stafford: Naked and Marooned
  • Ed Stafford: Into The Unknown
  • Burma’s Secret Jungle War with Joe Simpson
  • Ed Stafford: Left For Dead
  • 60 Days on the Streets
  • Ed Stafford: Man Woman Child Wild
  • Ed Stafford: First Man Out

Ed Stafford Net Worth

Stafford has an estimated net worth of $2 million  as of 2021

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Who is Ed Stafford?

Ed Stafford is a well-known British explorer. He holds the Guinness World Record as the first person to walk the whole length of the Amazon River. Stafford is now a Discovery Channel presenter.

How old is Ed Stafford?

Stafford is 45 years old as of 2021. He was born on 26 December 1975 in Peterborough, England.

Is Ed Stafford married?

Stafford is married to his lovely wife Laura Bingham. She is also an explorer and adventurer. In their marriage, Ed and his wife have been blessed with three wonderful children.

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