Celebrity and controversies go hand in hand, and sometimes, these controversies are shocking and true. They have some bizarre obsessions about things that common people can't get. These celebrities have also done numerous weird stuff and got into media highlights.
Such as buying a mansion for their dog or buying candy full of room for their kids. Some of them have ghost dictating machines. On the other hand, some even buy plane tickets for their hats. However, some celebrities have insured their body parts which are necessary for some of them.
Celebrities and their expensive insured body parts with cost.
|Mariah Carey||Legs||$1 Billion|
|David Beckham||Legs, Feet, Toes||$195 million|
|Cristiano Ronaldo||Legs||$144 Million|
|Julia Roberts||Smile||$30 Million|
|Jennifer Lopez||Butt||$27 Million|
|Taylor Swift||Legs||$26.5 Million|
|Daniel Craig||Full Body||$9.5 Million|
|Bruce Springsteen||Vocal Cords||$6 Million|
|Gene Simmons||Tongue||$1 Million|
|David Lee Roth||Sperm||$1 Million|
- Mariah Carey
- David Beckham
- Cristiano Ronaldo
- Julia Roberts
- Jennifer Lopez
- Taylor Swift
- Daniel Craig
- Bruce Springsteen
- Gene Simmons
- David Lee Roth
List of Celebrities with most expensive Body Part Insurance
Mariah Carey, an American singer and an entertainer from New York, was born on 27 March 1970.
Carey has owned five Grammy Awards, nineteen World Music Awards, ten American Music Awards, and the famous Billboard Music Award fifteen times.
She insured her legs in 2006 and signed a contract with Gillet for their "leg of a goddess" campaign. Her leg insurance amount is $1 billion.
David Beckham, a professional football player, is from London, United Kingdom. He was born on 2 May 1975. He used to play for the "England National Team'' and "Manchester United FC". He had also founded the "David Beckham football Academy" in London as well as Los Angeles.
Apart from football, Beckham also became a Goodwill Ambassador with a special focus on UNICEF's sports for development program. Other than that, Beckham is visible as an actor in few films.
David got insured his legs, feet, toes for $195 Million. As he was a football player, his legs often got injured. So, leg insurance is necessary for him.
Cristiano Ronaldo, a professional football player from Portugal, is the captain of the Portugal national team. He was born on 5 February 1985.
In 2021, Ronaldo was ranked 3rd among the highest-paid athletes for Forbes Magazine. He has a fashion bouquet named "CR7" in Madeira, Portugal. He also wrote his biography, "Moments" in 2007. There are two documentary film shoots on his life. There is a statue and an international airport which has his name in Madeira, Portugal.
As he is one of the star players of the "Real Madrid" team, they decided to give him insurance for his legs in 2009 for an amount of $144 Million.
Julia Roberts, one of the celebrities, is an actress and a producer in Hollywood movies. She has won many awards, especially the most prestigious "Academy award" as an actress.
However, other than acting, Julia Roberts also gave her time and money to UNICEF. In 1995, she asked UNICEF whether she could come and work for them; she also had done many charitable works throughout her life. In 2000, she narrated a documentary film, "Silent Angels." The film was about Ree Syndrome, a neurodevelopmental disorder.
While most celebrities were insuring their legs or butt, Julia insured her smile for $30Million.
Jennifer Lopez is a Latin American singer, dancer, and actor. She was a singer and dancer before. But, in 1993, she decided to give acting a chance.
She was awarded the legend award from the "World Music Award." She stood out to be the first Latin American Woman to have won the award by the billboard for her contribution towards music.
Jennifer Lopez, also known as J.Lo, insured her butt for $27 Million.
Taylor Swift is an American singer and composer. Most of her songs are from her real-life experiences. She won the prestigious Grammy award eleven times. She is known as the "youngest musician" to win the Grammy. She won it at the age of 20.
Other than Grammy, she has also won Emmy award, thirty-two American Music Awards, eight Academy of Country Medal Awards. Besides, she has also won twenty-five billboard music awards. Due to this, she became the first female singer to win a Billboard Award so many times.
In 2015 she insured her legs for $26.5 Million.
Daniel Craig also known as "James Bond" is an English actor. He is famous for his "James Bond" film series. He has received many awards and also stood on the nomination list for the British Academy Award.
Daniel had insured his entire body for $95 Million. He had been doing stunts for his film series "James Bond" for so many years. So as for safety, he has done a full-body insurance policy.
Bruce Springsteen is a singer, composer, and music director. He is originally from America. He won a band called "E-street." He has won 20 Grammy Awards, Special Tony Award, 1 Academy Award, and 2 Golden Globe Awards.
For the sake of his career, he had insured his vocal cord in the 1980s for $6 Million.
Gene Simmons is an Israel American singer and music director. He is also known as "The Demon". His birth name was "Chain Witz". For a better singing career, he changed his name. He had founded a rock band called, "Kiss".
There is a city named after him in Texas. In 2012, he received the award of the "Golden God."
However, he had insured his tongue for $1Million. His tongue is one of the signatures of his band. So, he decides to insure it.
David Lee Roth
David Lee Roth is an American singer, composer, and radio personality. He won a band called "Hard Rock." Initially, he was the main lead of a band called "Van Hallen". Then, he started his solo singing career. But, after some time, he returns to the band.
However, during 1980 his band was on high ranking. Hence, to secure the band name, David insured his sperm. So, he couldn't accidentally impregnate any member.
However, other than these celebs, other celebrities had insured their body parts, i.e. Rihanna, who insured her legs for $1Million, Madonna, who insured her breast for $2 Million, Kim Kardashian, who had insured her butt for $21Million.
Nevertheless, these celebrities have an ample amount of back balance. But, there is no wrong to insure their body parts for better safety. As they are public figures, their safety always comes as the priority for the brands they endorse and for people who gave them so much love and appreciation for their work.
Who has the most expensive insured body part?
Celebrities' expensively insured "Body Parts" are:
- Mariah Carey's legs
- David Beckham's legs
- Cristiano Ronaldo's legs
- Julia Roberts' smile
- Jennifer Lopez's butt
- Taylor Swift's leg
- Daniel Craig's body
- Bruce Springsteen's vocal cords
- Gene Simmons' tongue
- David Lee Roth's sperms
Who was the first to insure a body part?
Ben Turpin - the silent film actor of the 1920s was the first to insure his body parts. He insured his eyes for $25,000.
Why do insurance companies insure celebrities body parts?
Body parts insurance offers financial cover and protect an celebrities body parts. The insurance supplements their livelihood if a body part is damaged, injured or lost.
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