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Don Ritchie was born on 9 June, 1926 in Vaucluse, New South Wales, is a Member. Discover Don Ritchie’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 86 years old?

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Age 86 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Born 9 June 1926
Birthday 9 June
Birthplace Vaucluse, New South Wales
Date of death 13 May 2012 (aged 86) – Darlinghurst, New South Wales Darlinghurst, New South Wales
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Nationality Australia

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His wife is Moya Ritchie

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Don Ritchie Net Worth

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Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million – $5 Million
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Ritchie died on 13 May 2012, age 86. He is survived by his wife Moya and their three daughters.


Officially he rescued 180 people from suicide as of 2009 over a 45-year period, although his family claims the number is closer to 500. Ritchie resided next to The Gap, a location in Sydney, Australia, known for multiple suicide attempts.


In 2006, he was awarded the Medal of the Order of Australia for his rescues, the official citation being for “service to the community through programs to prevent suicide”. Ritchie and his wife Moya were also named “Citizens of the Year” for 2010 by Woollahra Council, the local government authority responsible for the Gap. He received Local Hero Award for Australia in 2011, the National Australia Day Council saying: “His kind words and invitations into his home in times of trouble have made an enormous difference… With such simple actions, Don has saved an extraordinary number of lives.”


Ritchie went to Vaucluse Public School and attended Scots College. He enlisted into the Royal Australian Navy on the 30th of June 1944 as a Seaman during World War II aboard HMAS Hobart and witnessed the unconditional surrender of the Japanese Imperial Forces in Tokyo Bay on 2 September 1945, officially ending World War II in the Pacific. After the war he was a life insurance salesman.


Donald Taylor Ritchie, OAM (9 June 1926 – 13 May 2012) was an Australian who intervened in many suicide attempts. He officially rescued at least 180 people who had intended to attempt suicide at the Gap.