Who is Hilary Kay?
Hilary Kay is an author, antique expert, and lecturer who is best known for her appearance on the show Antiques Roadshow a, programme in which a group of antique appraisers travels to different regions in the United Kingdom to access antiques brought by local people.
In this article, I would be writing about Hilary Kay biography, age, husband, family, necklaces, net worth, and other facts about her but let’s take a look at her profile below.
|Hilary Marion Kay
|Date of birth
|December 16, 1956
Hilary Kay Biography
Hilary Marion Kay was born on December 16, 1956, in the United Kingdom and her zodiac sign is Sagittarius. She holds dual citizenship and she received her certificate of Australian citizenship from Tony Abbott the former Australian Prime minister in January 2015. She was born in a family of engineers and she is also a lover of cars with one of her early influences being a James Bond movie Goldfinger.
Hillary was working with the British Auction Company Spink & Son in the fine arts and antique dealers section of the company but in 1977, she switched departments to Sotheby’s Collectors’ Department which she would later go on to become the head of the department at age 21. She has held memorable auctions like the Rock n Roll memorabilia auction in 1981, Elton John’s collection sale in 1988, and as a writer, she has written a book titled Rock ’n’ Roll Collectables: An Illustrated History of Rock Memorabilia in 1992.
Hilary Kay Husband
Hillary is married to Michael Dunning who is a commercial photographer and some of the top companies he has worked for include ASDA, Xerox, Marks and Spencer, and Nina Ricci. They got married in 2001 and he has worked in countries like Australia, Sydney, and England.
Hilary Kay Antique Roadshow
Hilary Kay is one of the experts on the BBC owned show Antique Roadshow. She made her first appearance on the show in 1979. The show is produced by BBC studios factual entertainment productions and they have released more than 852 episodes. She has also featured in movies like Vicar of Dibley, and Antiques Inspector.
Hilary Kay Necklaces
Hilary Kay is known to wear eye-catching necklaces on the antique roadshow and her outings.
Hilary Kay Net worth
Hilary Kay is a well-known personality and her estimated net worth is $10million with her earnings coming from the show.