An award-winning comedian, Jimmy Fallon is best known for his talk show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Prior to that, he had worked as one of the cast members on the popular late night sketch comedy, Saturday Night Live. To learn more about him, be sure to read on below.
Jimmy Fallon– 2017 Facts
James Thomas Fallon
Occupation and Job
Comedian, television host, actor, and musician
Jimmy Fallon is best known for his talk show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (formerly Late Night with Jimmy Fallon). Prior to that, he had been one of the main cast members of the sketch comedy, Saturday Night Live.
Age – How Old is He?
He is currently 43 years old
Birthday/Date of Birth
He was born on September 19, 1974
Place of Birth/Hometown
Jimmy Fallon was born in Brooklyn, New York. Growing up, he enjoyed an idyllic childhood in the village of Saugerties.
He is of German, Irish, French, and Norwegian descent.
Jimmy Fallon Height, Weight & Body Facts
How Tall – Height in Feet
He is 5’11” tall
How Tall – Height in Meters
He is 181cm tall
Weight in Pounds
He currently weighs 160 pounds
Weight in Kilograms
He currently weighs 73kg
At this time, Jimmy Fallon’s body measurements are unavailable
34 inches or 86 cm
He wears a size 10 (US) shoe
Jimmy Fallon’s Personal Life in 2017
Is Jimmy Fallon in a Relationship?
Jimmy Fallon has been married to his wife, Nancy Juvonen for ten years. After meeting each other on the set of Fever Fitch, he proposed to her at her family home, after which they tied the knot on December 22, 2007.
Jimmy Fallon’s Girlfriends
Prior to his marriage, he had also dated Jordan Brewster, Nadia Dasani, and Tara Subkoff.
Gloria Fallon- she recently passed away from undisclosed causes on November 4, 2017
James W. Fallon
He has a sister named Gloria, whom he was very close to growing up
He does not have any brothers that we know of
Jimmy Fallon has two daughters named Frances Cole Fallon and Winnie Rose Fallon. Prior to their birth, however, he and his wife had battled against fertility for five years- according to an interview with the celebrity.
As a teen, he was a student at Saugerties High School, from which he graduated in 1992. Not only was he active in the school’s stage productions, but he had also served as the class’ social director twice.
Did Jimmy Fallon Go to College
After completing high school, he moved to Albany, New York, where he attended The College of Saint Rose. Initially a computer science major, he later switched the communications during his final year.
At this time, we do not have any details on Jimmy Fallon’s salary.
As of 2017, Jimmy Fallon has an estimated net worth of $35 Million.
In his spare time, he likes making music and window shopping
He loves popcorn- especially ones where you get to “mix the cheese with caramel”
Theme Parks- in his words, “it’s great and everyone is filled with joy”
Favorite TV Show
Favorite Music Artists
Unknown- though he has said that he listens to vinyl frequently
Baseball- He enjoys watching Yankee games with Lorne Michaels
Born on September 19, he is a Virgo
This information is currently unknown
This information is currently unknown
Jimmy Fallon’s Social Media Accounts & Usernames
Jimmy Fallon’s Facebook Account
Jimmy Fallon’s Twitter Username
Jimmy Fallon’s Instagram Username
Jimmy Fallon’s Youtube Channel
Jimmy Fallon’s Snapchat Username
Jimmy Fallon’s Snapchat is @fallonsnap
Other Interesting Facts:
- Raised in a Catholic household, he wanted to become a priest as a young boy
- It was his mother who first encouraged him to participate in an open mic night at a local comedy club
- One of his best friends is Drew Barrymore; the two had starred alongside each other in the 2005 film, Fever Pitch
- In 2007, he wrote an original song titled, Car Wash for Peace which he later performed on The View and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno
- During an episode of The Dr. Oz Show in 2011, he had a mole removed on live television by Dr. Arthur Perry, a Cosmetic surgeon
- He does excellent impressions for many celebrities including John Lennon, Eddie Vedder, MickJagger, Bruce Springsteen, and Barry Gibb, among others
- For vacations, his favorite destination is England because he can walk around without anyone knowing who he is
- At one point, there was a gigantic pickle hanging from the ceiling of his office- it had been a gift from Conan O’ Brien
Jimmy Fallon Bio – 2017 Update
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Jimmy Fallon worked as a comedian for many years, prior to joining Saturday Night Live in 1998. Winning the hearts of audiences with his unique humor, he was eventually offered his own talk show, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon in 2009. Incredibly popular it won numerous accolades including a Primetime Emmy in 2010. Since then, he has been featured in dozens of TV programmings including, Guys with Kids, Lip Sync Battle, The Jim Gaffigan Show, and The Spoils Before Dying, to name a few. Most recently, he also had the honor of hosting the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California.
What else has Jimmy Fallon been up to this year- that is, aside from hosting his talk show, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon? As expected from the TV host, he has appeared in a number of programmings over the recent months including, Live with Kelly and Ryan, Watch What Happens: Live, Extra, Entertainment Tonight, and Saturday Night Live. Though not his major focus, he also appeared in the Youtube short, Seven Bucks Digital Studios, which starred Troy Guthrie, Mo Darwiche, and Dwayne Johnson. Want to view some of the funniest segments from his show? Be sure to subscribe to his Youtube channel.