Jimmy Buffett is a famous American songwriter, author, musician, singer, businessman, and actor. He is mostly known for his music and imparts ISLAND ESCAPISM LIFESTYLE. He has recorded the song titled MARGARITAVILLE, which ranked on 234th number among SONGS OF THE CENTURY. HE also has several fans who are known as parrot heads.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Jimmy Buffett Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Jimmy Buffett was born on 25th December in the year 1946 in Pascagoula in Mississippi. His major music genres are country rock, Gulf and western, pop, folk-rock, and country. He has established himself in several careers related to the entertainment industry and business. He also does tours and concerts at various places in the world. If you want to know more about him, then you can continue reading ahead.
|Full Name/Real Name:||James William Buffett|
|Age:||73 years old|
|Birth Date:||25th December 1946|
|Birth Place:||Pascagoula, Mississippi (United States)|
|Parents:||Mary Lorraine and James Delaney Buffett|
|Spouse:||Jane Slagsvol (m. 1977), Margie Washichek (m. 1969–1972)|
|Children:||Savannah Buffett, Cameron Marley Buffett, Sarah Delaney Buffett|
|Height:||5 feet 7 inches|
|Profession:||Author, Singer, songwriter, Businessman, Actor|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$650 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
He is 73 years old and has a height of 5 feet 7 inches.
Education, School/College University
He has attended McGill INSTITUTE FOR BOYS in the year 1964 from where he did his graduation. He got admission to AUBURN University, after which he continued his college years from PEARL RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE. He got a bachelor’s degree in the year 1969 from UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
He is the son of Mary Lorraine and James Delany Buffett and spent most of his childhood in MOBILE in ALABAMA. He belongs to American nationality and white ethnicity. His grandfather was a sailor and wanted him to learn sailing as well. Later on, he had an effect of music on his life. He has a democrat politically.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
In the year 1969, he got married to Margie Washichek, and they got divorced in 1971. He got married to Jane and had two daughters with her named Sarah and Savannah. They also adopted a son named Cameron Marley. Both of them separated in the 1980s and reconciled their relationship in the year 1991. They live in St Barts on Caribbean Island.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||27 August 1977|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Jimmy Buffett Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Jane Slagsvol|
|Kids:||Savannah Buffett, Cameron Marley Buffett, Sarah Delaney Buffett|
Professional Life and Career
He recorded his first album in the year 1970 due to he got a lot of recognition. In the year 2007, he had released more than eight gold albums, and nine are platinum among them. He calls his music as rock and roll. He has also written three bestseller books. He has played a role and co-produced the movie, HOOT during 2006.
He has also made appearances as a cameo in HOOT, CONGO, HOOK, COBB, and REPO MAN. He has also made guest appearances in several TV shows due to which he gained world recognition. Other than his famous songs, he also has a restaurant chain and also co-developed CHEESEBURGER IN PARADISE.
Awards & Nominations
Jimmy Buffett has won several awards and mostly for his musical career. He has won nominated for Grammy in the years 2004 and 2005. He has also been nominated for COUNTRY MUSIC ASSOCIATION AWARDS and won it in the year 2003. He also got nominated for the best male singer for PEOPLE’s CHOICE AWARD.
Jimmy Buffett Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of February 2020, The net worth of Jimmy Buffett is around $650 million, which he has earned with his acting, writing, and business. He has also been a singer and songwriter due to which he earned a lot of money in his career till now.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
He has been involved in several controversies. The son of LORD BUCKLEY sued him for $11 million for copyright infringement and claimed that he took parts from the monologue of TRIBUTE TO BUCKLEY. He was found smuggling marijuana once, but his aircraft didn’t have much damage as it was shot by Jamaican Police. On 4th February, in the year 2001, he got ejected from AMERICAN AIRLINES ARENA during a basketball game.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
JIMMY BUFFETT Twitter account has around 599K followers. He stays connected with his fans on the social media pages.
Jimmy Buffett is a famous musician who has also earned his acting, books, and business. He has been a great songwriter and singer of the century. He gets involved in numerous controversies and legal issues. He has been married to Jane and has three kids, among which he has adopted a son. He is quite famous when it comes to his music career in the world. He has earned a lot of money in all these years due to his immense talent. The reason due to which he earned a lot of money is his different careers.