John Madden Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 25 Apr, 2016
Facts of John Madden
Date of Birth: 1936 , April-10
Age: 84 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 4 Inch
Name John Madden
Birth Name John Earl Madden
Father Earl Russell Madden
Mother Mary Margaret Flaherty
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Austin, Minnesota
Ethnicity White
Profession Football player
Net Worth $ 200 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color White
Married Yes
Married to Virginia Fields (m. 1959)
Children N/A
Divorce N/A
Education California Polytechnic State University
TV Show Full Color Football: The History of the American Football League 2009
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John Madden was born on April 10, 1936 and he is 80 years by now. John was born in Austin, Minnesota, United States. John is son of mother Mary Margaret Flaherty and father Earl Russell Madden. Madden was raised in Austin which is his birth place. According to Madden’s nationality he is American. And John’s ethnicity is white. Regarding John’s sibling there is no any update relating him.

John Madden attended Jefferson High School and he graduated in 1954. He completed his BS in Education in 1959 and in 1961; he completed his MS in education.

He started his playing career from college football at Oregont and later he also played for College of San Mateo. John also played in the position of both offense and defense for the Mustangs. In 1958, he ended his playing career as he had a knee injury in training camp.

Madden started his coaching career from 1960, where he worked as an assistant coach at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria. And later in 1962, he was promoted to head coach. John also worked as defensive assistant coach at San Diego State for about four years. In 1967, he was hired by Al Davis as linebackers coach for the AFL's Oakland Raiders, which was also his first job as professional coach.
After his coaching career he was featured in American television networks as a color commentator analyst on NFL games from 1979 to 2008.

John Madden has also worked in several advertise of Ace Hardware, Outback Steakhouse, Rent-A-Center, Miller Lite and Sirius Satellite Radio. John had a fantastic career and he was also featured in several video games series. 

John Madden having a fantastic career he has a dashing personality. His current relational status is married to Virginia Fields. And Madden’s sexual orientation is straight.

John Madden has an affair with Virginia Fields and later he married his girlfriend on December 26, 1959. They have been married for about more than half a century and till their date there has been no any rumors or controversy relating their relationship. John has two sons, Joseph Madden and Michael Madden. His son Joseph plays football at Brown University and Mike attended Harvard University. John Madden currently lives in Pleasanton, California along with his wife and two sons. Though he has retired with his football career, he is often spotted visiting the several football games. 

John Madde has huge net worth of around 200 million dollars and his salary is few thousand dollars annually. Though few years back there were rumors that John was dead, it was not any official news and he is alive, fit and fine. John’s biography is updated in several websites including Wiki, IMDb and many more. Madden is also active in social site Facebook and Twitter.

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