John Mara

John K. Mara, also known as John Mara, is the famous New York Giants CEO. He is also its co-owner and President, and this position was passed on from his father after his demise after he first started working in the company as their general counsel in the year 1991. The New York Giants is a football team based in the United States of America that participates in the NFL, and John has been together with the team for 29 seasons to date.

Well, how well do you know about John Mara? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about John Mara’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about John Mara to date.

Biography and Early Life

John Mara was born to his parents, father, Wellington Mara and his mother, Ann Mara, in New York City of the United States of America on 1st December of 1954. He also has a younger brother named Timothy Christopher Mara, and they grew up together in the White Plains.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is John Mara in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, John Mara’s age is 66 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 1 December 1954. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 182cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187 lbs in Pound and 85 kg in Kilograms.


Talking about his school life, he got admission into the Iona Preparatory School, which is located in New Rochelle, New York. John attended the Fordham University School of Law and graduated from there in the year 1979. Before that, he was a part of the Boston College, from where he did his graduation.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

John married Denise W. Mara, and they have a son named John Mara Jr. And four daughters, namely, Lauren Mara, Christine Mara, Courtney Mara and Erin Mara. He is also related to both actresses Kate and Rooney Mara as he is their uncle.

Is John Mara Gay?

Mara is married to a woman and even has his own children with her, which makes it safe to conclude that John Mara is anything but gay and identifies himself as a straight man.

Professional Career

John is the President and Co-owner of the New York Giants, originally found by his grandfather in the year 1925 and inherited by their father after their grandfather died. It was later passed on to John and his brother making them the third-generation owner of the Giants.

He is also a member of the Board of Directors of the Saint Vincent’s Hospital and Boys Hope Girls Hope, a non-profit organization located in Harrison and Ohio of New York.

John first joined the business organisation of his family in the year 1988 and started serving as its general counsel. Later he got promoted and became the Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer after working efficiently and became the Team President once his father passed away. Steve Tisch and John are currently the company’s co-owner, and it was under their leadership that the team won the series Super Bowl XLVI and Super Bowl XLVII consecutively.

John was also a member of the NFL competition committee for over 15 years and is currently holding the position of chairman of the National Football League Management Council Executive Committee.


Mara is one of the most famous and established businessmen based in America. He is the President and co-owner of the greatest American football team, which has won not one but two super bowl championships under his leadership.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of John Mara in 2021

John Mara’s net worth is calculated to be around $550 million estimated as of the current year 2021. Most of it is generated from his business, his position of president, CEO and co-owner. He was also the chairman of the NFL and also served in other important positions, and his company is valued at a whopping amount of $3.9 billion.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • John Mara is known to have attended Boston college, from where he graduated with a degree in marketing in the year 1976.
  • Along with Steve Tisch and Woody Johnson, Mara decided against bringing the XLVII Super Bowl to the stadium of MetLife in February of the year 2014.
  • The Chicago Bears, among the NFL franchises, is the only one to be under the control of the Halas McCaskey Family from the year that dates back to as old as 1921, making it be in the hands of only one family.
  • The Second Super Bowl title was won under the leadership of John Mara when he served as the company CEO in the year 2012.

66-year-old John Mara is one of the richest businessmen in the United States. He has managed to run his business empire efficiently and has also led the team to win super bowl championships two times. He will only become more successful as his business flourishes more in the future, which makes his leadership qualities commendable.

He is a true family man as he managed to take care of his family and his business all at once and is a true source of inspiration for the hard work that he puts into his business to make it grow every day a bit more without any excuse.


Facts of John K. Mara

  • Gender Male
  • full nameJohn K. Mara
  • birthplaceNew York, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth December 01, 1954
  • Age 69 years 5 months
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Lucky Number 5
  • Lucky Stone Turquoise
  • Lucky Color Orange
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo, Aquarius
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionCatholic
  • net worth$550 million
  • professionPresident, CEO & Co-owner of New York Giants
  • weightIn Kilograms – 85 Kg, In Pounds – 187 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 182 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
  • hair colorBlonde
  • eye colorGreen
  • high schoolN/A

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