After showing his considerable volleying skills on-court, the former American professional tennis player, John McEnroe has been amazing us with his acting skills on-screen.
John, who states that the greatest compliment that he has ever got is being called an artist, recently narrated the American coming of age comedy-drama, Never Have I Ever.
Apart from that, he has made several television and film appearances. Since his professional life is like an open book, you might be aware of his career and progression.
But are you acquainted with his personal life? If not, this article might help you to know about his life behind the camera!
Who Is John McEnroe Married To?
The Tennis Icon John McEnroe is married to rock singer Patty Smyth.
Patty is a Grammy Award-nominated American singer and songwriter who came to prominence with the rock band Scandal.
She gained fame with her debut solo album Never Enough and also with her single "Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough" which reached the Top 10 in the early 1990s.
How Did They Meet?
John and Patty met in the year 1993 at a Christmas party in L.A. Their mutual friend intended to set them up that night but forgot to tell Patty.
John asked Patty out but she was going away the next day because of which they had their first real date nearly a year later.
The couple eventually fell in love and by the spring of 1995, Patty was pregnant with their first baby, daughter Anna.
The duo tied the knot in the year 1997 and has been relishing married life for 24 years.
They also have a daughter named Ava. His wife Patty also has a daughter named Rudy from her previous marriage to American singer Richard Hell.
John now lives in a duplex on the Upper West Side of Manhattan with his family.
His Previous Marriage
Before finding love in the former Scandal lead singer Patty Smyth, John was married to Oscar-winning actress Tatum O'Neal.
The estranged pair got married on August 1, 1986. They tied the knot a few months after they welcomed their eldest son Kevin McEnroe.
They are also parents to two children Sean McEnroe (born in 1987) and Emily McEnroe (born in 1991). But with the increase in sourness in their relationship, she divorced in 1994.
What Is John McEnroe's Net Worth?
John McEnroe falls on the list of 25 Richest Tennis players in the world. Former American World No. 1 professional tennis player, John has an estimated net worth of $100 million in 2021.
Best known for his on-court temper tantrums, John was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame. He has won seven Grand Slam Single titles throughout his professional career.
- John McEnroe was born in the year 1959 and is currently at the age of 62.
- His birthday is on the 16th of February.
- He was born to American parents Kay McEnroe and John Patrick McEnroe in Wiesbaden, West Germany (present-day Germany).
- He is currently married to Patty Smyth with whom he has two daughters Anna and Ava.
- He also has three children Kevin, Sean, and Emily with his ex-wife, Tatum O'Neal.
- His net worth in 2021 is estimated to be $100 million.
- John McEnroe’s height is 5 feet 10 inches (1.8 m).