Jim Brown Bio, Career and Net Worth

Jim Brown Bio, Career and Net Worth

Jim Brown was born to be one of the great footballers in the American football list. Brown is a professional American football player who plays as the former fullback on the team. Beside football career, he is an actor too.
From 1957 to 1965, Browns played for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL). He was a pro bowl invitee every season he was in the league and was recognized as the AP NFL Most Valuable player for three times and has also won NFL championship in 1964 with Browns.

jim brown bio

Early Life and Career

James Nathaniel Brown was born in February 17, 1936 in St. Simons, Georgia to Swinton Brown (father) and Theresa Brown (mother). His father was a professional boxer, and his mom was a homemaker.
In 1954, as a sophomore at Syracuse University, Jim Brown was the second leading rusher on the team. He rushed for 66 yards (5.2 per carry) during his junior.
In 1957 NFL draft, brown was drafted in the first round by Cleveland Browns, the sixth overall selection. Jim Brown record of scoring 100 touchdowns in only 93 games stood until it was broken by LaDainian Tomlinson in 89 games in the 2006 season.

Career highlights and awards

• NFL champion
• 9x Pro Bowl (1957-1965)
• Bert Bell Award (1963)
• NFL rookie of the Year (1957)
• 8x First-team All-Pro (1961, 1963- 1965)
• NFL 1960s All-decade Team
• 5x NFL rushing touchdowns leader
• NFL rushing yards leader
• Unanimous All-American (1956)
Jim Brown Acting Career
He began his acting career before the 1964 season, playing in buffalo soldier, a western acting film is also called Rio Conchos. Brown started his second film shooting in London which happened in early 1966. In 1967, Brown went on playing in a episode of I Spy called “Cops and Robbers”, then the leading role as a Southern sheriff in 1970 movie tick…tick…tic.., and other features too.
*all of his movie title and his role on the movie can be seen on Jim Brown Wikipedia.

Jim Brown Net Worth

As a former American footballer, Jim Brown has an estimated net worth of $50 million. All of his net worth are earned as a professional footballer, actor and real estate investor. He has a height of 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m).

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