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Jim Brown Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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How much is Jim Brown worth? $50 Million

How did Jim Brown earn his money and wealth?

James Nathaniel Brown famous as Jim Brown is an American actor, former professional football player, and a real estate investor. He was born on 17th February 1936 in St. Simons, Georgia. After having a legendary football career, in 1966, he took retirement from football and switched to the entertainment industry.

Talking about his personal life, Jim has been married twice. He married his first wife Sue Jones in 1958 and after his divorce, he married his second wife Brenda Ayres in 1997.

Jim Brown started his football career in 1957 when he became a first-round draft pick for the Cleveland Browns and played for nine years for them. In his football career, Brown carried the ball 2,359 times for 12,312 rushing yards and 106 touchdowns, making records. His 5.2 yards per rush is third-best among running backs. He averaged 104.1 rushing yards per game for which he became the only player in the history of NFL to average over 100 rushing yards per game. He got some of the most famous titles like the greatest professional football player ever by The Sporting New and NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team, comprising the best players in NFL history. He has been named by the magazine, Sporting News as the ‘the greatest professional football player of all time’. Even though he had a short career of 9 seasons, he bagged earnings of almost $400,000.

In the year 1966, Jim Brown announced his retirement from football as to switch to acting and again he proved his multi-talent by performing really well in the entertainment industry too. Since then, he is serving the entertainment industry and has successfully worked in more than 30 movies till now. As an actor, he made his film debut in the western action Rio Conchos. His movie “100 Rifles” was almost a taboo in 1969. He has worked in more than 30 movies so far and is primarily recognized for his work in movies like The Dirty Dozen and I’m Gonna Git You Sucka. He made quite a huge sum of $200,000 for his critically highly liked movie “100 Rifles”. His successful acting career is making his net worth whooping.

The impeccable Football player and actor has one of the successive NFL Career. He is also known for his remarkable works in Cleveland. He is famous for his writing job as well. As a consultant, he has co-written several books associated with Cleveland Browns. On the other hand, he tried his hand in real estate investments too. In the recent years, he is emerging out as a public speaker and is appearing in product launch and presumably is also a motivational speaker. As per sources, currently, his total net worth is approximately $55 million.

What are the highest earnings of Jim Brown?

  • Career earnings as a Footballer: $400,000
  • Earnings from movie “100 Rifles”: $200,000

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