Jon Ronson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 08 Dec, 2016
Facts of Jon Ronson
Date of Birth: 1967 , May-10
Age: 52 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Name Jon Ronson
Birth Name Jon Ronson
Nick Name Jon
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Cardiff
Ethnicity White
Profession Journalist
Net Worth $ 5 Million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Face Color White
Famous for Author · Screenwriter Documentary filmmaker Radio presenter · Journalist
Married Yes
Married to Elaine Patterson
Children 1
Divorce N/A
Education University of Westminster
Movies The Men Who Stare at Goats
TV Show Frank
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Synopsis

Jon Ronson is a man with multiple talents. He is actually a journalist but he is also famous for being an author, documentary filmmaker and radio presenter. Jon was born on 10th May 1967 in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom. Jon Ronson is very popular with his documentaries and books. He is described as a Gonzo journalist who does Gonzo journalism in which the news is presented in the first person perspective.

Jon Ronson is of British nationality and of white Welsh ethnicity. Jon is 49 years old; Jewish by faith and his birth sign is Taurus. He has also been supporting the British Humanist Association. Jon is mostly known for his investigative journalism on Science and politics.

Education and career 

Jon Ronson was born and raised in Cardiff, the United Kingdom; so, he did his schooling at Cardiff High School, Cardiff. He accomplished a degree in media studies from Polytechnic of Central London. Jon had first worked for CBC radio in Cardiff before he moved to London for his studies. Jon has written many award-winning books.

Jon Ronson is the author of renowned books like Clubbed Class, Lost at sea: The Jon Ronson Mysteries, The Men who Stare at Goats, What I do: More True Tales of Everyday Craziness, so you’ve Been Publicly Shamed and The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry to name a few. Jon works at BBC 4 in the production and presentation department. He also has had an excellent career in the film industry with over twenty films and documentaries which have also been adopted from his books.

Personal Life

Multitalented celebrity Jon Ronson is married to Elaine Patterson and they have a son named Joel Ronson. He is said to be a good husband and a loving father so far. They have a nice and happy family. He is reported to be an ardent supporter of UK football club Arsenal and he has publicly expressed his support for the club many times.

Rumors and Controversy

Jon Ronson was dragged to public gossips after the publishment of his 2015 book So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed which is about the effect of the internet age (and particularly Twitter) on acts of public humiliation. He was dragged into controversy on social networking sites over a poorly phrased line in his book which compared Men being fired  from jobs with women being raped.

Physical features and net worth

Jon Ronson is 49-years-old and he has a fair complexion. His talent in multiple numbers of fields has provided remarkable name and fame for him. He has gained success and popularity in everything he has done till date. So, it can be easily assumed that he has an attractive income. However, his net worth is estimated to be around $ 5 Million.

 

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