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Joe Namath Biography
Joseph William Namath, popularly known as Joe Namath, is an American former football player and a present actor. He was born on 31 May 1943 in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania. After the divorce of his parents, he started living with his mother. He studied at the Beaver Falls High School and played sports at the school level. He completed his graduation in the year 1961 from the University of Alabama.
His college football career started in 1962. He was the quarterback of his college team Alabama Crimson Tide. At that time his coach was Bryant who called him the greatest athlete I ever coached.
“I was lucky enough when it came to sports and work ethic to be taught some basics that continue to be important.”- Joe Namath
He played for the New York Sets from 1965 to 1976. In 1977, he joined another team Los Angeles Rams. He retired the same year and continued his acting career which he started in 1969 by hosting the show The Joe Namath’s Show. in 1970, he was seen in the films Norwood and C.C. and Company.
Later he appeared in the films The Last Rebel, Marriage is Alive and Well, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Green Visionary, Well Received the Death of an Artist, and The Wedding Ringer. He also worked in a few TV series including Fantasy Island, The Love Boat, Hers’s Lucy, and The Simpsons.
Joe Namath Personal Details
|Real Name||Joseph William Namath|
|Date of Birth||31 May 1943|
|Place of Birth||Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Profession / Occupation||Actor and former football quarterback|
Joe Namath Body Stats
|Height||6 feet 2 inches|
Joe Namath Family Details
|Spouse / Wife Name||Deborah Mays (m. 1984–2000)|
|Father Name||János John Andrew Namath|
|Mother Name||Rose Namath|
|Children||Olivia Namath, Jessica Namath|
|Siblings||Rita Sims, John Namath, Frank Namath, and Robert Namath|
Joe Namath Net Worth:
According to the latest updates, Joe Namath net worth is around $20 million. Joe has had a successful sports career. after his retirement, he gained popularity as an actor. Through acting, he also earned good amounts. Joe’s both the careers were remarkable and therefore, he has earned both money and fame. Joe’s secret to lead a successful career and a happy life is as follows:
“I think that at some point in your life you realize you don’t have to worry if you do everything you’re supposed to do right. Or if not right, if you do it the best you can… what can worry do for you? You are already doing the best you can.”- Joe Namath
Interesting Facts about Joe Namath:
- In the year 1968, Joe was awarded the UPI AFL-AFC Player of the Year Award.
- In 1975, he received the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Sports Figure.
- He also won the TV Land Most Memorable Male Guest Star in a Comedy as Himself Award in 2003.
- As an AFL player, he has also received awards such as AFL passing yards’ leader and AFL Most Valuable Player.
- He was an AFL All-Star in the years 1965, 1967, 1968, and 1969.