Jack White
Jack White
Real Name/Full Name John Anthony White ( Gillis)
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Jack White
Birth Place: Detroit, Michigan
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 9 July 1975
Age/How Old: 49 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Teresa (née Bandyk
Mother – Gorman M. Gillis
Siblings: N/A
School: Cass Technical High School
College: N/A
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Meg White (M. 1996: Div.2000)
Karen Elson (M. 2005 D. 2013)
Kids/Children Name: Henry Lee and Scarlet Teresa
Profession: Songwriter, singer, multi-instrumentalist and producer.
Net Worth: $60 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Music is medicine to the soul. This explains the reason who you will never find true happiness in life until you discover the magic and power hidden in music. We all have different preference and therefore our choice of music is also different. To ensure that we are all taken care of, singers have also chosen different music genres to specialize in.

For Jack White, he has specialized in Blues, a unique music genre known as Garage Rock revival, alternative rock as well as folk and country music. Apart from being a singer and a songwriter, Jack White is also a great instrumentalist. In fact, he is known more and has won many words in his expertise as an instrumentalist than a singer and a songwriter.

Well, how well do you know about Jack White? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jack White’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Jack White to date.

Biography and Early Life

On 9th of July in 1975, in a place known as Detroit, Michigan in the family of (née Bandyk) and Gorman M. Gillis were celebrations for their arrival of their last born son. They decided to name him John Anthony Gillis but today, he is famously known as John White. Although Jack mentions that he was born a last born in a family of 10 kids, he doesn’t reveal the names of his other siblings. His father’s family was Scottish-Canadian while his mother’s family as Polish, giving Jack an American nationality and a mixed ethnicity.

Both his parents were practising Catholics and were employed at the Archdiocese of Detroit. One worked as a secretary in the Cardinal’s office while the other was a Building Maintenance Superintendent. Gills was raised in church and ended up becoming an Altar boy which opened a door for him to be featured in The Rosary Murders in an uncredited role in 1987.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jack White in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jack White’s age is 49 years old as of today’s date 16th July 2024 having been born on 9 July 1975. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187 lbs in Pound and 85kg in Kilograms.


Jack’s career in music started at a very young age and therefore, he had very little to talk about his school life. However, he can’t fail to mention he was accepted into Cass Technical High School which was a very famous school then.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Jack failed to understand that music and love were two different things that should be treated differently. She met Meg White and fell in love with her. After sometime, the two decided to tie the knot which they did on 21st of September in 1996. Meg was 21 years of age and maybe too young to settle down. Their marriage lasted for only 4 years as their divorce was finalized on 24th of May in 2000.

Immediately after, he started dating Renee Zellweger in 2003, unfortunately, this too didn’t work out. After suffering from a car accident, the two love birds decided to go their separate ways. He didn’t stop there as he started dating British model Karen Elson.

On 1st of June 2005, Jack and Elson decided to formalize their relationship. In 2006, one year after exchanging their marriage vows, they welcomed their firstborn; a daughter named Scarlett Teresa. A year later, in 2007, they had a son and they named him Henry Lee.

Things worked out so well for Jack and Elson until 2013 when there were rumors of their divorce. This was later confirmed and their divorce was finalized on 26th of November in 2013. Today, he is suspected to have given up on love and is currently single.

Is Jack White Gay?

Jack White might not be very lucky when it comes to matters of love and relationships but one thing that is for sure is that he is not gay. He is  involved in different women is enough to substantiate this.

Professional Career

Jack was fascinated with music from a very young age and enjoyed using music instruments that his older brothers used. By the age of 19 years, he was working for the Detroit band known as Goober and the Peas as a drummer. He remained in the band until 1996 when the band broke up. After the band split, he had no option than to learn to work on his own. He therefore started moonlighting by day and upholstering by day. He also started performing in solo shows.

Later, Jack and Meg started working with The White Stripes and as a band; they have managed to release many songs and albums. Some of these include: White Blood Cells, Get Behind Me Stan, Lucky Thump and Seven Nation Army among others.


Looking at the awards and nomination Jack has received over the years, it tells a lot about the quality and standard of his skills in music. Some of these include 12 Grammy Awards in different categories among others.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jack White in 2024

Jack White Net Worth
Jack White Net Worth

This gentleman has not only made a name for himself in the world of music, but he has also earned a great fortune. As of 2024, he has been able to accumulate a net worth of $60 million which is expected to rise even higher in the coming years.

Although our talents open great doors for us, it is our hard work and commitment that keeps us going. Music is very sensitive and needs a lot of creativity and open-mindedness to remain relevant in the field. This is what has made Jack White to be as successful as he is today.



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