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Bill Dance is an angler and host of Bill Dance Outdoors, a fishing television series on the Outdoor Channel, and Bill Dance Saltwater on the Sportsman Channel. He then turned his focus to competing in bass tournaments. A fishing lure manufacturer that sponsored him suggested he should start a TV show to promote the product. In 1968, The program originally began on WHBQ-TV, then the ABC affiliate in Memphis. Bill became a competitive fisherman after witnessing a motorcycle crash and subsequently abandoning his plans to become a physician.

Birth Name

William George Dance Jr.

Nickname

Bill Dance

Profession

TV Show Host

Nationality

American

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Bill Dance was born on the 7th of October 1940, in  Lynchburg, Tennessee, United States.

Age

He’s currently 83 years old.

Sun Sign

Libra

Ethnicity

Mixed

Religion

Christianity

Education

His educational qualifications are unknown.

Family Details

  • Father – Unknown
  • Mother – Unknown
  • Siblings – Unknown

Marital Status

Married

Girlfriend / Spouse

Bill Dance has dated –

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  • Dianne – Bill married is happily married to Dianne. With his wife Dianne and his children Bill, Paul, Patrick, and Pamela.

Physical Statistics

Height

  • In feet – 5 feet 7 inches
  • In centimeters – 170 cm
  • In meters – 1.70 m

Weight

  • In Kilograms – 90 kg
  • In Pounds – 198 lbs

Body Build

Voluptuous

Eye Color

Brown

Hair Color

White

Shoe Size

He wears a size 8.5 (US) shoe.

Sexuality

Straight

Professional Statistics

Famous For

Bill became known for hosting the Outdoor Channel’s Bill Dance Saltwater program and the NBC Sports program Bill Dance Outdoors, this bass angler is also well known for his BillDanceFishing YouTube channel, which features bloopers from his television shows. During the 1970s, he won three B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year titles. In 1986, having won multiple National Bass Fishing contests, he was inducted into the National Freshwater Hall of Fame.

Bill Dance Net worth

Bill Dance has an estimated net worth of $4 million dollars as of 2024.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Bill Dance

  • Bill spent his youth in Lynchburg, Tennessee, and later settled in Eads, Tennessee.
  • Dance considered becoming a doctor, but changed his mind after happening upon a grisly motorcycle accident in the early 1960s.
  • He then turned his focus to competing in bass tournaments. A fishing lure manufacturer that sponsored him suggested he should start a TV show to promote the product.
  • In the late 1960s, He received his first cap from their coach, Doug Dickey.
  • In 1968, The program originally began on WHBQ-TV, then the ABC affiliate in Memphis. Dance’s signature look includes sunglasses and a Tennessee Volunteers baseball cap.
  • During the 1970s, he won three B.A.S.S. Angler of the Year titles. In 1986, having won multiple National Bass Fishing contests, he was inducted into the National Freshwater Hall of Fame.
  • With fellow fishermen Roland Martin and Jimmy Houston, he formed the company Th3 Legends to sell signature products.
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