Net Worth: $6.3 Billion
- Source of Wealth New York Jets
- Birth Place New Brunswick, New Jersey
- Marital Status Married (Suzanne Ircha)
- Full Name Robert Wood Johnson IV
- Nationality United States
- Date of Birth April 12, 1947
- Occupation Businessman
- Education University of Arizona, Millbrook School
- Children 5 (Casey, Jaime, Daisy, Robert Jack)
About Woody Johnson
Well known philanthropist and businessman Woody Johnson has an estimated net worth of $6.3 billion as of March 2016, according to Forbes. He is known to be the owner of the National Football League’s New York Jets. His great grandfather, Robert Wood Johnson I, is one of the founders of Johnson & Johnson.
Robert Wood Johnson IV in real life, Woody Johnson was born on April 12, 1947 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, U.S. After attending the University of Arizona, he started doing some menial jobs available at Johnson & Johnson. He was expected to take over the family business later on.
It was in January 200o when he acquired the New York Jets for a staggering price of $635 million. Currently, Woody Johnson served as the chief executive officer and Chairman of the private investment firm, Johnson Company, Inc.
Woody Johnson remarried twice. His first marriage was with Nancy Sale Johnson, a fashion model. Their marriage ended in divorce in 2001; they have three children together named Daisy, Jaime and Casey. His first child, Casey, died in 2001 due to diabetic ketoacidosis.
In 2009, he married his second wife Suzanne Ircha Johnson. She is a former actress who currently works for Sandler O’Neill & Partners as the Equities Managing Director. They have two children together named Robert and Jack.