Jerry Buss Net Worth

Jerry Buss Net Worth is
$600 Million,

Jerry Buss Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

He’s an associate of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as a subscriber. Buss also possessed other professional sports franchises in Southern California. He bought the Los Angeles Lakers of the NBA combined with the La Kings hockey team of the NHL, The Forum, as well as a big ranch from Jack Kent Cooke in 1979. Buss afterwards sold the Kings, keeping possession of the Lakers and The Forum. He subsequently reached an important marketing arrangement with Great Western Bank for the naming rights to The Forum, leading to the official name of the building being altered to the Great Western Forum. Afterwards, when the WNBA was formed in 1996, Buss took charge of running that league’s La franchise, the Los Angeles Sparks. Included in the offer to go the Lakers into Staples Center, Buss sold the Great Western Forum (which was afterwards reverted to its initial name). The Lakers were quite successful under Buss’ possession, winning ten NBA tournaments with such players as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Magic Johnson, James Worthy, Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol, and with trainers Pat Riley and Phil Jackson. He inspired the Lakers’ Showtime age together with his vision that basketball games should be amusing. In 2002, when the WNBA was restructured to give its teams individual owners, Buss took possession of the Sparks. He sold the team in 2006. Buss also possessed the Los Angeles Lazers of the Major Indoor Soccer League. The Lazers also played in The Forum. The team closed down in 1989 as well as the league closed down three years after. His contributions to basketball were acknowledged by his induction to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010.

Jerry Buss Net Worth $600 Million Dollars

Full NameJerry Buss
Net Worth$600 Million,
Date Of BirthJanuary 27, 1933 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
DiedFebruary 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California, USA,
Place Of BirthSalt Lake City, Utah, USA
ProfessionAn American businessman, investor, chemist, and philanthropist. He was the majority owner of the Los Angeles Lakers professional basketball team in the National Basketball Association.
EducationUniversity of Wyoming, University of Southern California
SpouseJoAnn Mueller
ChildrenJeanie Buss, Jim Buss, Johnny Buss, Jesse Buss, Joey Buss, Janie Buss
ParentsJessie Buss
Star SignAquarius
1Once owned one of five known 1913 USA Liberty Head nickels. The coin was sold (by a different owner) in 2010 for $3.7 million.
2Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2010.
3Former chemistry professor.
4Received the 2,323th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame [October 30, 2006].
5He had four children with his ex-wife, JoAnn: son, Jimmy Buss; son, Johnny Buss; daughter, Jeanie Buss; and daughter, Janie. He also had two sons with his ex-girlfriend, Karen Demel: Joey and Jesse.
6Owner of the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Kings, L.A. Forum, Pickfair.


Law of the Lawless1964dialogue coach


Homecoming with Rick Reilly2010TV SeriesHimself
Keeping Up with the Kardashians2009TV SeriesHimself - Lakers Owner
E:602007TV SeriesHimself - Owner, L.A. Lakers (segment "The Laker Girl")
Poker After Dark2007TV SeriesHimself
National Heads-Up Poker Championship2006TV SeriesHimself (as Dr. Jerry Buss)
High Stakes Poker2006TV SeriesHimself
The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Glory2004-2005TV Series documentaryHimself
Miss USA2004TV SpecialHimself - Celebrity Judge (as Dr. Jerry Buss)
Playboy: Who Wants to Be a Playboy Centerfold?2002TV Special documentaryHimself (as Dr. Jerry Buss)
ESPN SportsCentury2000TV Series documentaryHimself
The Mike Douglas Show1979TV SeriesHimself - Basketball Team Owner

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The Top 5 Reasons You Can't Blame...2005TV SeriesHimself

Won Awards

2006Star on the Walk of FameWalk of FameTelevisionOn 30 October. At 6801 Hollywood Blvd.

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