Jerry Jones

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Jerry Jones
  • Birth Name: Jerrel Wayne Jones
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/13/1942, Libra
  • Profession: NFL Owner
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Jerry Jones Fast Facts:
  • Was a co-captain and starting guard of the 1964 Arkansas football team that won the national championship.
  • Passed on an opportunity to buy the San Diego Chargers in 1967 to further his degree at Arkansas.
  • Bought the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Stadium for $140 million in 1989.
  • One of his first moves as owner/general manager of the Cowboys was firing legendary coach Tom Landry and replacing him with friend and former teammate Jimmy Johnson.
  • Dedicated the Cowboys Thanksgiving Day halftime show as a national showcase to kick off The Salvation Army's annual Red Kettle Drive.
  • Has a cameo as himself in Dallas: War of the Ewings.
  • Jerry Jones Relationships:
  • Arminta Jones - Mother
  • J.W. "Pat" Jones - Father
  • Stephen Jones - Son
  • Jerry Jones Jr. - Son
  • Jacque Jones Huff - Sister
  • Eugenia Chambers - Wife
  • Charlotte - Daughter
  • College:
  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR (1965; MBA 1970)

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