Tom Monaghan

Everyone has seen Domino’s Pizza showroom, but few of them know that Thomas Stephen Monaghan is the person behind creating a worldwide chain of restaurants. In 1960, he founded the company. The businessman was the owner of the Detroit Tigers. The philanthropist sold his company so that he can focus on charitable causes. Tom pledged that he would donate his money to philanthropic causes. He is considered one of the most successful businessmen in the world. In the long journey of life, Tom has ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Well, how well do you know about Tom Monaghan? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Tom Monaghan’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 Tom Monaghan to date.

Biography and Early Life

The entrepreneur was born on March 25, 1937, in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Tom’s father when he just four years old. Tom’s mother could not fulfill the children’s requirement, so Tom and his younger brother left an orphanage home. After six years, the mother and children reunited again. The philanthropist accidentally got listed in the United States Marine Corps. After three years, he honorable discharge from the army.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tom Monaghan in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Tom Monaghan’s age is 84 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 25 March 1937. Though, he is 5′ 5″ in feet and inches and 165 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 163 lbs in Pound and 73kg in Kilograms.


The businessman did not have much interest in the study, so he dropped out of college.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

In 1962, the entrepreneur married Marjorie Zybach. The couple is blessed with four children named Barbara Monaghan, Susan Monaghan, Mary Monaghan, and Margaret Monaghan.

Is Tom Monaghan Gay?

The sexual personality of Tom Monaghan is straight. He is happily married to his wife.

Professional Career

In 1959, the entrepreneur returned to Ann Arbor, Michigan. He and his brother purchased a small pizza store named Dominick’s located in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Tom started a Pizza outlet so that he can pay his college fees. The business starts losing money, and Tom never gets back to college. The founder purchased his brother shares in exchange for Volkswagen Beetle.

There was a problem with delivery at that time, so Tom invented a pizza box to improve pizza delivery. The new packaging helps to keep warm the Pizza. The entrepreneur focus on work, and the franchise system allows him to open restaurants.  In the 1980s, Domino’s was opening three new franchises every day. According to In. Boston, Bain Capital, acquired 93% in Domino’s Pizza for $1 billion.

The entrepreneur founded another quick restaurant brand named Gyrene Burger Company. Currently, the brand did not have any restaurants in operation. The businessman acquired the Detroit Tigers in 1983. Mike later received the team in 1992. Tom’s autobiography Pizza Tiger Monaghan released in 1986.

The philanthropist was the owner of six Bugatti Royales, which he sold for $8 million in 1991. The entrepreneur provided funds for the contraction of the new cathedral in Managua, Nicaragua. Tom is a big supporter of the Republican Party. In the 2008 Presidential Campaign, the entrepreneur provided support to Sam Brownback.

Tom is the Mater Christi Foundation founder, which is also known as the Ave Maria Foundation. The organization provides support in Catholic foundations, community project,s and several other charity events.


The entrepreneur received several awards in his career. In 1984, the businessman received the Golden Plate Award of the American Academy of Achievement. Tom’s other awards are Horatio Alger Award, the Napoleon Hill Award, Pope John Paul II Family Fidelity, and many more.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tom Monaghan in 2021

As of 2021, The estimated net worth of Tom is $450 million. The company of Tom acquired for $1 billion. The big heart entrepreneur donated $500 million to charity. He second time founded a quick-service restaurant which did not get successful. Tom is a huge fan of the Frank Lloyd Wright Collection.

Tom is the most prominent collector of furniture and artifacts, which has a value of more than $30 million. The businessman is the owner of five and three planes.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Tom named his best employee Dominoes.
  • He first time met his wife while delivering Pizza.
  • The entrepreneur is the owner of Island in Michigan.

He started his journey with just one store, which later grew up to 6,100 stores. The invention of a new type of Pizza Box helps to bring revolution in the industry.


Facts of Thomas Stephen Monaghan

  • Gender Male
  • full nameThomas Stephen Monaghan
  • birthplaceAnn Arbor, Michigan, United States
  • Date of Birth March 25, 1937
  • Age 87 years 1 months
  • Horoscope Aries
  • Lucky Number 3
  • Lucky Stone Diamond
  • Lucky Color Red
  • Best Match for Marriage Leo
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionRoman Catholic
  • net worth$450 million
  • professionEntrepreneur and Businessperson
  • weightIn Kilograms – 73 Kg, In Pounds – 163 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 165 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
  • hair colorWhite and Black
  • eye colorBlue
  • high schoolNA

Written by Joel S. Elkins


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