Richard Marcinko, first commanding officer of SEAL Team 6, dies at 81.
Combat legend Richard Marcinko, the man who created Navy SEAL Team 6, died on Saturday. He was 81 years old.
His son Matthew Marcinko and the National Navy SEAL Museum announced the news.
SEAL Team 6 is considered by many to be the U.S. military’s most elite covert special operations unit.
The unit is perhaps best known for carrying out the operation that killed Osama bin Laden in Pakistan in 2011.
Marcinko, a Vietnam War combat veteran, formed SEAL Team 6 in 1980 after the failed hostage rescue attempt in Iran. He was the unit’s first commanding officer.
He retired in 1989 and pursued a career as an author, public speaker and consultant.
Richard Marcinko Cause of Death
According to The New York Times, Matthew Marcinko said his father’s cause of death was believed to be a heart attack.
Richard Marcinko Net Worth: $ 1.7 Million
Lets check out the updated 2021 Richard Marcinko Net Worth Income Salary report which is given below :
Per Year: $ 4,00,000
Per Month: $ 32,000
Per Week: $ 8,000
|Per Day:||Per Hour:||Per Minute:||Per Second:|
|$ 1140||$ 19||$ 0.3||$ 0.05|
|Net Worth||$1.7 Million|
|Date Of Birth||1940-11-21|
|Place Of Birth||Lansford, Pennsylvania, U.S.|
|Profession||Navy SEAL, Author|