About John Amos
It has been estimated that the overall amount of John Amos net worth reaches 3 million dollars up to this day. John Amos became famous as a football player, but for the last couple of years John Amos also became known as an actor. These two careers have been the main sources not only of his popularity, but also of John Amos net worth. Today he is probably mostly known from the production called “Good Times”, but he has also appeared in many other TV shows and films.
He was born in New Jersey in 1939. After high school, John Amos enrolled to study at Colorado State University, where he earned his degree in sociology. When he was studying there, John Amos got interested into football and was accepted to play to the Colorado State Rams football squad. In addition to his career in football, John Amos is also known for his career in boxing. As such, he was even a Golden Glove champion.
However, when he graduated from college, he decided to focus on his career as a football player. Thus, he joined the team of Denver Broncos. However, he was soon traded for the Joliet Explorers of the United Football League.
After his time there, John Amos joined the Jersey City Jets York Jets. Also, he played in the Atlantic Coast Football League, where he was a player for the Waterbury Orbits. Playing in so many different teams has also added up a lot of revenues to the total size of John Amos net worth. In 1967, John Amos was working as a free agent in the Kansas City Chiefs.
Talking about his career as an actor, he has been involved into it for more than 4 decades already. Thus, acting is also known as one of the main sources of John Amos net worth. His career into acting has also been recognized. He is known as a nominee of a NAACP award and a Primetime Emmy Award.
Currently, John Amos is known to be married for the third time, with Elisabeth, with whom he is also a parent of two kids. Before that, he has married two times and from those relationships he is a parent of four children, too. Therefore, in addition to his well known career in acting and sports, John Amos personal life is also quite well known to the public’s eyes.