John Amos Net Worth

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John Amos Net Worth
Net Worth:
$3 Million
Date of Birth
December 27, 1939
Place of Birth
Actor, Athlete, Football player, Soldier, Playwright, Theatrical producer, Copywriter, Social Worker, Screenwriter, Stand-up comedian

John Amos is an American actor and former football player who has a net worth of $3 million. John Amos has earned his net worth from his appearance as a regular on Good Times and in many other TV shows and films. John was born on December 27, 1939 in Newark, New Jersey. In 1958 John graduated from East Orange, New Jersey High School. He would eventually graduate with a degree in sociology from Colorado State University. While at Colorado State, Amos played for the Colorado State Rams football team. Amos also was a Golden Glove boxing champion. After college Amos signed with the Denver Broncos. However, a pulled hamstring prevented him from running the 40 yard dash which led to him playing with the Joliet Explorers of the United Football League. He later played for the Jersey City Jets York Jets and the Waterbury Orbits of the Atlantic Coast Football League. Amos was also a free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs in 1967. As an actor, his career has spanned over four decades. He has been nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award and a NAACP Image Award. He is currently married to his third wife Elisabeth with whom he has two children. He was also previously married twice and he has four children from those marriages.

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John Amos

John Amos

John Amos is an American actor who played James Evans, Sr. on the 1970s television series Good Times. His television work includes roles in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, the miniseries Roots, for which he received an Emmy nomination, and a recurring role as Admiral Percy Fitzwa...
Actor / Athlete / Football player / Soldier / Playwright / Theatrical producer / Copywriter / Social Worker / Screenwriter / Stand-up comedian
Date of Birth
  • December 27, 1939
  • John A. Amos
  • John Amos, Jr.
  • John A. Amos, Jr.
  • Johnny Amos
  • African American
  • 5 ft 11 in (1.81 m)
  • 174 lbs (79 kg)
  • United States of America
  • United States of America
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Notable Appearances
  • Coming to America
    Cleo McDowell
  • Dr. Dolittle 3
  • Lock Up
  • Die Hard 2
    Maj. Grant
  • The Players Club
  • Let's Do It Again
  • Dance of the Dwarfs
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