|Real Name/Full Name||Jeffrey Leonard Jarrett|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Jeff Jarrett|
|Birth Place:||Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||14 July 1967|
|Age/How Old:||55 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 183 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 0″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 104 Kg
In Pounds – 229 lbs
|Parents Name:||Father –Jerry Jarrett
Mother –Deborah Jarrett
|Siblings:||Jason Jarrett, Jerry Jarrett, Jr.|
|School:||Goodpasture High School|
|Religion:||Believes in god|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Karen Smedley (m. 2010), Jill Gregory (m. 1992; her death, 2007)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Joslyn Jarrett, Jerlyn Jarrett, Jaclyn Jarrett|
|Profession:||Wrestler, Promoter, Businessman|
|Net Worth:||$18 million|
|Last Updated:||May 2023|
Jeff Jarrett is a professional boxer, wrestler, and businessman from the United States. He is the son of a former wrestler and professional wrestler, Jerry Jarrett. He now serves as a backstage producer and occasional on-air talent for World Wrestling Entertainment.
Well, how well do you know about Jeff Jarrett? If not much, here is what we know about Jeff Jarrett to date.
Biography and Early Life
Jeff Leonard Jarrett was born in July 1967 in Hendersonville, Tennessee, and popularly called Jeff Jarrett. The wrestler was trained by Jerry Jarrett, his father, and Tojo Yamamoto. In the Organization of his father, in 1986, he was a referee. At the age of 18, he made his debut in the ring. His father and maternal grandfather were both wrestlers. His grandmother, Christine, has worked with Welch Promotions from Nashville.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Jeff Jarrett in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jeff Jarrett’s age is 55 years old as of today’s date 29th May 2023 having been born on 14 July 1967. Though, he is 6′ 0″ in feet and inches and 183 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 229 lbs in Pound and 104kg in Kilograms.
Academics weren’t a priority for Jeff. When he was in Goodpasture High school, he enjoyed playing basketball. But he devoted most of his time to wrestling.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
The first matrimony of Jeff was in 1992 for Jill Gregory, his school sweetheart. With her, he had three girls. Jill died from cancer in 2007. In 2010, Jeff wed Karen Smedley, a wrestler.
Is Jeff Jarrett Gay?
Jeff’s relationships prove that he is straight and has no interest in men. He has been married twice in his life, which says all about his sexual orientation.
Jeff’s a wrestler of the third generation. In 1986, he played with the Continental Wrestling Association of his father Jerry Jarrett as a referee. His dad and Tojo Yamamoto had trained him and made his debut in a game in April 1986. He was fighting for and on the independent circuit for his father’s United States Wrestle Association.
In 1993, Jeff became a member of the Wrestling Federation, wrestling until 1996. He used the nickname “Double J,” a country music artist. From 1996 to 1997, before shifting to WWF from 1997 to 1999, he ran for the World Championships. Then in 1999, he returned to WCW until Vince McMahon fired him live on air in 2001. From 2001 to 2003, he was involved with the World Wrestling All-Stars.
Jeff and his father began Total Nonstop Wrestling in 2002 and founded J Sports and Entertainment. In 2013, he withdrew from TNA Entertainment for the years to come but remained an investee. He continued his work. Since 2004 he has been a member of the Asesoría y Administracion (AAA) Mexican promotion organization. In April 2014, he began Global Force Wrestling.
During his entire career, Jarrett has held 70 championships in different promotions. He has been a 6-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion, a four-time WCW Heavyweight World Champion, and a two-time AAO World Heavyweight Champion with TNA, and is now an 11th-time World Champion. It’s been a three times USWA Unified World Heavyweight Champion and a two-time World Heavyweight Champion for WWA. He has won five more world titles.
Although in his tenure in the WWF, he never won the WWF championship, he contested the title and enjoyed remarkable promotion Championship results, becoming an Intercontinental Champion six times. He is among three men who jointly own the Intercontinental and European Championships. He’s the first wrestler to be a twice Mountain King. Jarrett had 23 overall championships and several other area titles between WWE, GFW and TNA, and AAA, WCW.
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jeff Jarrett in 2023
Via his work as a professional wrestler and promoter, Jeff gained much of his fortune. He also managed his own companies. His net worth is $18 million as of last estimated in the year 2023.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- The film by Michael J. Fox featured Jeff Jarrett.
- He’s been fired live on television.
- ‘Slapnutz’ is one of Jeff Jarrett’s words. It was from his grandma.
- He looked like a country music star and, he was carrying himself as one. Sadly, he didn’t have a face to back up that.
- Road Dogg was his greatest hit ever which put him on the map.
Jeff Jarrett is a leading promoter in the wrestling community. He co-founded the World Wrestling Federation and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling in the 1990s. Total nonstop action or TNA, now known as Impact Wrestling, was founded by Jarrett and his father. Later, the Global Force Wrestler sought another promotion. He has led profitable companies over the years.