Biography - A Short Wiki
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Gerald Arthur Cooney, born 4 August 1956, is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1977 to 1990 and challenged twice for world heavyweight titles in 1982 and 1987.
Read about Gerry Cooney's career and accomplishments in the following section.
Gerry beat one-time title challengers Jimmy Young and Ron Lyle, both by ‘knockouts, a fight that was stopped because of cuts sustained by Young. Consequently, he was ranked number 1 by the WBC and eager for a match with champion Larry Holmes.
Family and Personal Life
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Cooney is married to Jennifer, with whom he resides in Fanwood, New Jersey. The duo has been blessed with three children, Jackson and Sarah, among whom Chris lives in New York.
|Children/Kids||Yes, (Jackson, Sarah, Chris)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Gerald Arthur Cooney|
|Age (as of today)||66 years|
|Date of Birth||August 4, 1956|
|Place of Birth||United States|
|Height||1.98 m, 6 feet 6 inches|
|Weight||105 kg, 231 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$4 million|
|Occupation||Former Professional Boxer|
Height, Weight, and Age
Gerry Cooney's height is quite tall measuring 1.98 m. Gerry Cooney weighs 105 kg. Being born on August 4, 1956, translates to an age of 66 years as of todays date (July 18, 2023).