Woody Johnson

Born Apr 12, 1947

Robert Wood "Woody" Johnson IV is an American businessman and philanthropist. He is a great-grandson of Robert Wood Johnson I, and the owner of the New York Jets of the National Football League.

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1947 Birth Born on April 12, 1947.


1977 30 Years Old In 1977, Johnson married former fashion model Nancy Sale Johnson. … Read More
1978 31 Years Old Johnson is the chairman and chief executive of the Johnson Company, Inc., a private investment firm founded in 1978. … Read More


2000 53 Years Old In a statement, Johnson said he had been advised by his lawyers in 2000 that the transaction "was consistent with the Tax Code."
2003 56 Years Old But after the Internal Revenue Service challenged that view in 2003, Johnson this year "settled with the IRS and agreed to pay 100 percent of the tax due plus interest." … Read More


2008 61 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In May 2008, he orchestrated a fundraiser in New York City that brought in $7 million in a single evening for John McCain, by far the largest amount collected up to that point by a campaign that had been struggling to raise money.
2009 62 Years Old In 2009, Johnson married Suzanne Ircha Johnson, a former actress and equities managing director at Sandler O'Neill & Partners.
2011 64 Years Old In 2011, Woody Johnson announced that he would endorse former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for the 2012 U.S. Presidential Election.
2013 66 Years Old On September 23, 2013, Johnson hosted a fundraiser for the Republican National Committee at his home in New York City.
2016 69 Years Old 1 More Event
Johnson was named the National Finance Chairman for Governor Jeb Bush's 2016 Presidential campaign.
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