Nolan Ryan
Nolan Ryan
Real Name/Full Name Lynn Nolan Ryan jr.
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Nolan Ryan
Birth Place: Refugio, Texas, United States.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 31 January 1947
Age/How Old: 77 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 188 cm
In Feet and Inches – 6′ 2″
Weight: In Kilograms – 88 Kg
In Pounds – 194 lbs
Eye Color: Dark Brown.
Hair Color: Brown.
Parents Name: Father –Nolan Ryan
Mother –Lynn Nolan
Siblings: N/A
School: Alvin High School
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aquaries
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Ruth Holdorff
Kids/Children Name: Reid Ryan, Reese Ryan, Wendy Ryan.
Profession: Former American major league baseball pitcher
Net Worth: $70 million
Last Updated: June 2024

Nolan Ryan is a very famous and most great celebrity in the popular America celebrity. His name appears in the list of the biggest players of baseball who became greatly famous in the history of baseball. He was one of the brilliant players and also joined the training of the fast pitches as it is said that he has a speed of 100 meters per second. He later became the CEO of Texas Rangers and an executive advisor of Houston Astros’ owner. He is also famous for winning several titles during his career and has played for a number of teams.

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

Biography and Early Life

Nolan Ryan was born on 31 January 1947 in Refugio, Texas, United States. He was born to Lynn Nolan and Nolan Ryan Senior. His father, Nolan, was a newspaper agency operator, while his mother was a Housewife. He is the youngest son among his parents with other six brother and sisters. While he was a child, he enjoyed throwing different types of objects at a particular target. His Father motivated him much to be a baseball player. He attended Alvin High School, where he first began playing basketball. He has three children.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Nolan Ryan in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Nolan Ryan’s age is 77 years old as of today’s date 14th June 2024 having been born on 31 January 1947. Though, he is 6′ 2″ in feet and inches and 188 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 194 lbs in Pound and 88kg in Kilograms.


His Tertiary education is not much exposed no much details about it, but he attended Alvin high school, and during that time, he learnt baseball basics. He even threw different objects to examine his accuracy as he was passionate about baseball.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Nolan Ryan With Wife Ruth Holdorff
Nolan Ryan With Wife Ruth Holdorff

Ryan was a tall, handsome man with an attractive body size and ayes. While pursuing his career, he found the love of his life, and he got engaged to Ruth Holdorff on 25 June 1967. After marriage, they got 3 Children, Wendy, Reese and Reid. Reid and Reese followed their father’s footsteps as they are baseball Players and played for TCU Horned frogs.

Reid also became the president of Houston Astros on the year 2013. As of now, Nolan is living with His wife in Georgetown, Austin. Ryan is also Talented and has been involved in Political Activities and supported Jimmy Carter( politician) several times in important elections. No affair romors has ever been heard about Nolan Ryan. It seems he was comfortable with his only wife. They have lived happily.

Is Nolan Ryan Gay?

As far as sexual orientation is concerned, Nolan is not gay or bisexual. He is straight when it comes to his sexual orientation. He is married to one wife of whom they have three children, and he is said to be one of the people with a great personality and highly respected and a role model to many.No romor even of him being a gay and has ever been heard of him.

Professional Career

Nolan Ryan commenced his career in 1965 with the New York Mets, but after two years, he suffered an arm injury and was away from playing for one year. In 1968, he later came back and performed very well as a reliever and a spot starter. He was one of 5the the best pitchers in the world by this time. He later departed from Mets, and he was drafted to the California Angels and while he was playing for the Angels, he really impressed by breaking many records, though he could not be able to keep his performance up to the mark.

Ryan later left the Angels and signed with the Houston Astros in the 1979 season, and after Playing for Houston for eleven good years, he went ahead and played for Texas Ranges, and he became the only pitcher to record 5’000 career strikeouts. He later threw his seventh no-Hitter against the Toronto Blue Jays on 1 May 1991, and after getting retirement from his baseball career, he owned two teams, “Corpus Christi Hooks” and “Round Rock Express”.

He was later named as the president of Texas rangers in the year 2008. He is also a talented author and has written a number of books. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1999.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Nolan Ryan in 2024

Nolan Ryan Net Worth
Nolan Ryan Net Worth

As of 2024, the estimated net worth of Nolan Ryan is around $70 Million. He has made a chunk of million dollars from his baseball career, and apart from his career, he owned a restaurant ‘Three Rivers and the chairman of an express bank of Alvin, where he earns hefty cash from it. He also charges a massive amount from brands he advertises. His journey from zero to hello was not easy as he has consistently worked for it.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • He entered The Guinness Book of World Record with the Fastest pitch.
  • He launched the Nolan Ryan Tender Aged Beef Label in 2000.
  • He was nicknamed “Ryan Express by New York Media after helping Mets in 1969.
  • He produced several copies of the Houston Post every morning for several years.

No one has the inability to pursue their destiny provided he consistently works towards success. When you know who you are, you will move towards working for your best. Nolan is an icon to reckon with and a great baseball player. He is a role model and an encourager that, despite all, we can still make it and become who we really desire to be.


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