Bo Jackson Net Worth

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Bo Jackson Net Worth
Net Worth:
$16 Million
Date of Birth
1962-11-30
Place of Birth
Bessemer
Profession
Baseball player, American football player, Businessperson, Actor, Athlete

Bo Jackson net worth: Bo Jackson is a retired American baseball and football player who has a net worth of $16 million. Bo Jackson accumulated his net worth through his athletic abilities and years playing professional baseball and football. Jackson earned $6.8 million and $6.1 million in salary alone from his baseball and football careers, respectively. Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson was born in November of 1962 in Alabama. In high school, he broke records as a running back, while having hit 20 home runs in 25 games for his high school team. He also broke state track records and won Alabama's state title for decathlon twice. Though he was drafted by the New York Yankees in 1982, Jackson opted to attend Auburn University on a football scholarship. He said he promised his mother he would be the first from his family to go to college. Jackson also played baseball and ran track and field while at Auburn. Receiving impressive stats in all three sports, he is known for his rare ability to excel in a number of sports. In 1986, Jackson was the first pick by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, though he chose to play for the Kansas City Royals instead, who were the defending World Series champions. The Royals chose Jackson in the amateur draft, and after 53 games he was moved to play with the pro team. Jackson also went on to play professional football, being listed as one of few athletes to successfully venture into both sports.

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Bo Jackson

Bo Jackson

Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson is a retired American baseball and football player. He is the only athlete to be named an All-Star in two major American sports. He was named the greatest athlete of all time by ESPN. While at Auburn University, Jackson won the 1985 Heisman Trophy...
Profession
Date of Birth
  • 1962-11-30
Nicknames
  • Vincent Edward Jackson
  • Vincent “Bo” Jackson
Ethnicity
  • African American
Height
  • 6 ft (1.85 m)
Weight
  • 230 lbs (104.33 kg)
Nationality
  • United States of America
Country
  • United States of America
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