Wayne Douglas Gretzky is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player and former head coach. He played 20 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for four teams from 1979 to 1999. Nicknamed “the Great One”, he has been called the greatest hockey player ever by many sportswriters, players, The Hockey News, and by the NHL itself, based on extensive surveys of hockey writers, ex-players, general managers and coaches. Gretzky is the leading goal scorer, assist producer and point scorer in NHL history, and has more career assists than any other player has total points. In this article let’s learn more about Wayne Gretzky Wife.
Who is Wayne Gretzky Wife, Janet Jones?
Janet Jones was born on January 10, 1961 in Bridgeton, Missouri, USA. She is an actress, known for Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988), A League of Their Own (1992) and Alpha Dog (2006). She has been married to Wayne Gretzky since July 16, 1988. They have five children.
How did Wayne Gretzky Met Janet Jones?
In the mid-’80s, Janet and Wayne first met each other at the set of Dance Fever. At the time, Wayne was a judge, whereas Janet was one of the dancers. The two often met but did not initiate dating as they both saw someone else at the time. It wasn’t until 1987, when they ran into each other in a Los Angeles Lakers Basketball game, that they began to grow some feelings for each other.
The following year in 1988, Janet and Wayne married while Janet was four months pregnant. Janet wore a $30k gown embedded with 30k handsewn crystals and beads while Wayne wore a classic black suit with a bowtie of the same color. The media treated Janet and Wayne’s wedding like a royal wedding; many high-profile individuals were guests at the wedding, including political figures, athletes, and movie stars. Also read: Justin Braun announces retirement from the National Hockey League
Janet Jones Early life and Education
Wayne’s wife, Janet Jones, was born on January 10, 1961, in Bridgeton, Missouri. Like Wayne’s family, Janet’s family was large and equipped with adequate wealth. The actress grew up in St. Louis, Missouri, along with her six siblings, raised by her father, Robert Jones, and her mother, Jean Jones. Jones completed her high school education at Pattonville High School in Maryland Heights, Missouri. Also read: Men’s Hockey World Cup 2023: Australia whoops up the French, Argentina barely breezes past the South Africans
Janet Jones Body Measurements
The hockey star’s wife has the perfect physique for being a model and an actress. She stands 5’9″/1.75 m tall and weighs 59 kg/128 lb. In addition to that, her slim, well-maintained figure is always a factor of attraction.
Janet Jones Family And Kids
Five months into their marriage and it was time for Janet to deliver her first baby girl, Paulina. Janet has five children with Wayne; two daughters and three sons. The eldest of all, Paulina was born on December 19, 1988. She is an actress and model married to golfer Dustin Johnson.
Ty Robert, the second oldest child, and the first son were born on July 9 9, 1990, two years after Paulina. Similarly, Trevor Douglas was born the third child and second son on 1992 September 14, 14. Trevor is the most successful sibling of the five. He is an actor and a producer whose movies have been rated better than Janet’s.
August 22, 2000, marks the birth of their fourth child and third son, Tristan Wayne. Tristan played college golf but did not make it to the pro league. He left his golfing career for an acting career. The youngest child was born on March 28, 2003, and were named Emma Marie. She is a professional model and an actress who has appeared in Palo Alto alongside her mother.
Janet Jones Net worth
There have been many speculations about how much she has accumulated during her professional career. Some acclaimed net worth websites claim that she has a net worth of $100 million, but we think it is very far-fetched. She has done only 20 movies in her career, where most are side characters.
Only three of her movies have received the blockbuster tag as of 2023. Our best speculation is that she has a net worth of around $10 million from all her movies, television ads, and modeling projects.
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