Mark Gastineau
Mark Gastineau
Real Name/Full Name Marcus Dell Gastineau
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Mark Gastineau
Birth Place: Ardmore, Oklahoma
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 20 November 1956
Age/How Old: 67 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 196 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 5″
Weight: In Kilograms – 121 Kg
In Pounds – 266 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Dark Caramel
Parents Name: Father – Ernie Gastineau
Mother – Lou Gastineau
Siblings: Yes(Brett Gastineau & Kelli Rausch)
School: Round Valley High School
College: Eastern Arizona College & Arizona State University
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Lisa Gastineau (m. 1979–1991)
Kids/Children Name: Yes (Killian Marcus Nielsen, Brittny Gastineau)
Profession: American Former Football Player
Net Worth: $5 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

People who love football know Marcus Dell Gastineau, who is a great football player of his time. Marcus Dell Gastineau played for New York Jets team between the years 1979 to 1988. People call him Mark Gastineau, a five-time Pro bowler champion among the most talented players that the United States of America ever had.

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

Biography and Early Life

Mark Gastineau was born on 20 November 1956 in Ardmore, Oklahoma. His father’s name was Ernie Gastineau, whereas his mother’s name was Lou Gastineau. Mark Gastineau was a bright child from his preschool-age for his family shifted to Springerville to better educate children. It was a bad day for Mark when he broke his leg as a child, which made him not work for several months, and the situation went critical.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Mark Gastineau in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Mark Gastineau’s age is 67 years old as of today’s date 20th April 2024 having been born on 20 November 1956. Though, he is 6′ 5″ in feet and inches and 196 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 266 lbs in Pound and 121 kg in Kilograms.


Mark Gastineau completed his Elementary School living and High School from ground Valley high school. For his higher education, he went to Arizona State University, where he was the Silver medalist of the college. Later, he joined Eastern Arizona college of East Central University for his higher education. Mark also attended Arizona Junior College and secured All America Honours in the first attempt in 1975. He has been a bright child in his career with great interest in football from the early days.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Mark Gastineau has a long love life story of his life who married three times till today.  Mark Gastineau first married Lisa Gastineau changing her surname to that of Mark. Lisa Gastineau was a famous television personality of the United States of America who people saw in a reality television show. This couple got a daughter after their marriage, whom they named is Brittny.

Due to some mutual misunderstanding, this couple got divorced only after few years of marriage. After the divorce with his first wife, Mark Gastineau married and television actress named Brigitte Nielsen, with whom he had a baby boy named Killian Marcus. In 1984 Mark Gastineau was accused of attacking a man, for which he was sentenced to community service of around 90 hours.

Mark Gastineau taught football to prisoners at Rikers Island for 90 hours, and when he came out of the prison after his service. After divorcing and marrying his third wife, Mark Gastineau’s two children separated from him in 2010. Mark Gastineau married his third wife in 2007, whose name was Jo-Ann, and started to stretch his third married life. It was a very unfortunate year in 2017 for all the fans of Mark Gastineau when he was found with colon cancer and Alzheimer’s.

Is Mark Gastineau Gay?

Mark Gastineau is not gay; he hasMarkmarried three times to several great television personalities of the United States of America. Mark Gastineau is also a father of two children from the first two wives which he married and later divorced for some reasons. He is a proud father of two children and now living married life with his third wife. Mark Gastineau is straight.

Professional Career

Mark Gastineau has become a part of the NFL season in 1983 and fortunately scored 96 to lead the National Football League for the first time and brought great love from people around the United States of America. You will be surprised to know that Mark Gastineau is also an app boxer apart from a football game which he started in 1991. But his boxing career did not last very long; he left the game after he lost in 1996.

Mark Gastineau play around 18 rounds of boxing, and he won 15 among them, which boosted his confidence to wash his professional career positively. But when he loosed a game in 1996, Mark went into depression which forced him to leave his boxing carrier and focused only on football. Starting his career in 1983 at National Football League, he recorded 17 years till the year 2001. Mark took his retirement from National Football League in 1988, but Mark saw his great comeback in Canadian Football League in 1990, but he could not get more success in Canada.


Mark Gastineau is one of the best football players with an entirely different strategy to play the United States of America ever had. Mark Gastineau has made several awards in his career, including the five straight seasons of a pro bowler, and also he was elected as the UPI defensive player of the team.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Mark Gastineau in 2024

Mark Gastineau Net Worth
Mark Gastineau Net Worth

Mark Gastineau has made a net worth of $5 million as of 2024. Mark got most office assets by playing football, and also he added some money from coaching. He would have done more great net worth if he concentrated on his professional career rather than his personal life. Now Mark is suffering from different diseases like colon cancer and Alzheimer’s, so we cannot expect his net worth to grow further in the future.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Mark Gastineau has married three times in his life and had two children.
  • Presently Mark Gastineau is diagnosed with several diseases in 2017, like Alzheimer’s, colon cancer, and dementia.
  • Mark Gastineau had declared his retirement when he was known to have cancer and is not an active player today. He has been the best top 10 football player of his time.

Mark Gastineau would have done great in his Professional football career if he would obey all the rules and followed the legal for sessions in the country. He is a drug abuser and domestic violence, for which he was in Rikers Island. Now Mark is in his 60s, so we wish this great player great health.


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