Jerry Jones is an American businessman best known for being the owner of the professional American football team the Dallas Cowboys, which he bought in 1989 and transformed into one of the most successful teams in the National Football League (NFL). He reportedly had an estimated net worth of $5 billion in 2010.
He was born to J.W. and Arminta Jones. In 1963, he got married to Eugenia Jones, with whom he fathered three children: Charlotte, Jerry, Jr. and Stephen Jones.
In 1989, he purchased the Cowboys for $140 million and transformed it into a multibillion dollar team. With an estimated value of $4 billion, the Cowboys was ranked #1 on Forbes' 2016 list of the most valuable sports teams.
He was the recipient of 2014's NFL Executive of the Year award.
As owner of the Cowboys, he won the Super Bowl three times between 1993 and 1996.
In 2008, the NFL slapped him with a fine of $25,000 after he publicly criticized an NFL official.
is a famous American businessman,
who was born on
October 13, 1942. As a person born on this date, Jerry Jones is listed in our database as the 20th
most popular celebrity for the day (October 13) and the 77th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on October 13
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Jerry Jones is the 758th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Jerry Jones' birthday, Jerry Jones is the 4792nd most famous American and ranks 290th in famous people born in Los Angeles, California, U.S.
In general, Jerry Jones ranks as the 8916th
most popular famous person, and the 98th most popular businessman / businesswoman of all time.
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