|First Name||Joseph (Joe)|
|Last Name||Montana Jr.|
|Date of birth||19560611|
|Profession||NFL Player, Businessman|
|Height||6 feet 2 inch|
|Nicknames||The Golden Joe, The Comeback Kid, Joe Cool, Joseph Clifford Montana Jr.|
Joe Montana Net Worth: $80 Million
Either you call him “The Golden Joe”, “The Comeback Kid” or “Joe Cool “Joseph Clifford Montana Jr. is the all-time highest rated quarterback with the rating of 127.8. Joe Montana is famous for his 14 years long career as a quarter back for the San Francisco 49ers. The hardcore player and 3 time super bowl MVP has the net worth of 80 million dollars.
Early Life and Struggle
Joe Montana was an exceptional kid, he was good at both Basketball and Football. He was so good that during his senior years at Ringgold High School North Carolina State offered Montana a basketball scholarship. Joe was born to Joseph Clifford Montana, Sr. and Theresa Marie Bavuso Montana on June 11, 1956 in New Eagle, Pennsylvania. Montana loved Basketball as a kid and he played from a local Basketball team which was started by his father Joseph Sr. Joe played college football at Notre Dame, which he attended after he was offered a scholarship.
The Bling Bling Moment
Joe earned most of his wealth while he played as the quarterback of the San Francisco 49ers from 1979 to 1993. Back in 1989 when his career was blooming point, Joe was 5th highest paid player in the League and was the first player to earn $4 Million as a base salary.
Joe Montana is not much of a corporate guy. However, he owns a wine label and Joe Cool has only done a few TV commercials back in early 2000’s. However, he returned to main stream media attention in recent years through high profile speaking gigs and TV commercials. Montana along with famous wine makers the Sbragia Family, started a new wine label. The player owned a vineyard and he also sale autographed wine bottles.
The Golden Joe is Founder, General Partner and Managing Partner in Liquid 2 Ventures. The venture is a funding company which was started back in 2005, the company focuses on seed funding and start-ups. Joe has previously interested in Pinterest, Dropbox and big companies like CoreOS.
Joe Montana married a total of the three times. Joe married Kim Moses in 1974 and they got divorced three years later. In 1981, he tied his wedding knot with Cass Castillo and got separated in 1984. With the unstable relationship and two fail marriages, he finally met the love of his life. In 1985, he married Jennifer Wallace and they are still married till date. Cool Joe and Jennifer have four children: Alexandra Whitney, Elizabeth Jean, Nathaniel Joseph, and Nicholas Alexander.