Jann Wenner
Jann Wenner
Real Name/Full Name Jann Simon Wenner
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Jann Wenner
Birth Place: New York City, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 7 January 1947
Age/How Old: 77 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 184 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 03″
Weight: In Kilograms – 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Parents Name: Father –Edward Wenner
Mother –Sim
Siblings: NA
School: Chadwich School
College: University of California
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: NA
Wife/Spouse Name: Jane Schindelheim
Kids/Children Name: Alexander Jann, Theodore Edward Augustus and Simon
Profession: Magazine writer and publisher
Net Worth: $800 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

Jann Simon Wenner is an American publisher of Rolling Stone he is also a popular culture magazine, former owner of Men’s Journal magazine.  He is one of the successful Entrepreneurs he has ranked on the list of those famous people and one of richest Entrepreneur who was born in New York. He has being in a position of one most popular among famous people in America.

Well, how well do you know about Jann Wenner? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Jann Wenner’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 Jann Wenner to date.

Biography and Early Life

He was born in the New York City on 7th January 1947. Wenner is the son of Edward Wenner and Sim he was brought up in a secular Jewish family. Wenner made a guest appearance in Marvel Comic’ Daredevil issue 100 in 1973 he has interviews with Superhero who motivated him to remember his origins. Wenner said if you want to be a true friend be honest and royal.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Jann Wenner in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Jann Wenner’s age is 77 years old as of today’s date 24th April 2024 having been born on 7 January 1947. Though, he is 6′ 03″ in feet and inches and 184 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 119 lbs in Pound and 54kg in Kilograms.


Wenner was enrolled in Chadwick School in 1963 he later moved to California to attend California University in Berkeley.  Jann dropped out of the school where he was popular in Free Speech Movement and wrote the column ‘Something Happening in the student run magazine.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

In 1967 Wenner met his love Jane Schindelheim they got married in a small Jewish celebration. The couple were blessed with three healthy sons namely Alexander Jann, Edward Augustus and Theodore ‘Theo’ Simon. His wife has been a fashion designer; the couple separated in 1995, though his wife is still the vice president of Wenner Media. Wenner later met Matt Nye.

The couple also adopted three children namely India Rose, twins Jude and Noah. Everyone has a story to tell for Jann he faced several controversies as he cancelled the coverage of Hunters S, Thompson Presidential Campaign without informing him that made Thompson stuck in trouble. He was also accused of trading work for sex because of his book that describes his jovial sexual harassment.

Is Jann Wenner Gay?

Jann Wenner was raised in a normal family he is a husband and a responsible father of three he is straight man not gay.

Professional Career

Wenner together with Gleason founded Rolling Stone in San Francisco, in 1970s and 1980s he performed an important role in popularizing writers. He met Annie Leibovitz a photographer when he was 21 years. In 1977 Rolling Stone shifted its operations from San Francisco to New York; he employed Ed Needham, the former FHM editor, who was later replaced by Will Dana to change his flagship newspaper around.

Rolling Stone’s sales were at an all-time high of 1.5 million copies sold after every two weeks. He has been engaged in writing and conducting many of the newspaper famous Rolling Stone Interviews. His famous interview subjects have included Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Al Gore and John Kerry during their election campaigns in November 2005 he had a great interview with U2 rock star Bono, which focused on music and politics.

In 1977 he founded the magazine Outside, William Randolph and Jack Ford they both worked for the newspaper before it was sold. Wenner began the magazine Family Life in the year 1993 and in the year 1985 he bought a share in US Weekly, it was followed by a joint purchase of the magazine.


Jann Wenner is a well known person who is doing so well in his career, due to this he has received several awards and achievements in his career as follows he received Norman Mailer Prize, Lifetime Achievement in Magazine Publishing. He also received Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Jann Wenner in 2024

Jann Wenner Net Worth
Jann Wenner Net Worth

He has a smart net worth in October 2016 he started publishing Glixel, a video games-based website, he later sold the remaining 51% of Rolling Stone to Penske Media Corporation. He bought a share in US Weekly, followed by a joint purchase of the magazine with The Walt Disney Company in 2006 he bought out Disney’s share he now owns 100% of the magazine he has an estimated net worth of $800 million as of 2024.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Jann Wenner bags mouth-watering amount of money from his profession. Rolling Stone and Wenner are chronicled in three books namely Back Again by Robert Sam Anson, Gone Crazy and Rolling Stone. In 2006, he bought out Disney’s share he now owns it 100% of the magazine. In 1997 the American Society of Magazine inducted him into their Hall of Fame making him the youngest editor ever inducted. He produced Boz Scaggs’s self-titled major label debut album in 1969.

Wenner has anchored and transverse through his career due to his hard work and determination he has done a lot in his career as a publisher and editor. Being successful in his career has made a name for him in New York and America as a whole. He loves keeping his life out of social media therefore he doesn’t hold any social accounts such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


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