He's one of the biggest faces on television, so it only makes sense that fans have a plethora of questions that they want to be answered about late-night TV host Jimmy Fallon. He's been the star of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon since 2014 — so now it's time we get to know a little bit more about Jimmy's personal life. Scroll down to learn more!
How tall is Jimmy Fallon?
Jimmy is exactly six feet tall! Did you think he was shorter or taller? It's so hard to tell since he sits behind a desk most of the time on his show.
Is Jimmy Fallon Jewish?
No, it doesn't seem that Jimmy is Jewish. He attended a Roman Catholic elementary school where he grew up in New York, and even considered being a priest after his experiences as an altar boy!
How did Jimmy Fallon's mom die?
Jimmy Fallon sadly lost his mother, Gloria Fallon, on Saturday, Nov. 4, however, the cause of her death remains unknown. "Jimmy Fallon’s mother, Gloria, died peacefully on Saturday," the spokesperson revealed in a statement to People. "Jimmy was at his mother’s bedside, along with her loved ones, when she passed away at NYU Langone Medical Center in NYC. Our prayers go out to Jimmy and his family as they go through this tough time."
Where is Jimmy Fallon from?
Jimmy was born in Brooklyn but grew up in the nearby New York village called Saugerties, where he attended elementary school, middle school, and high school. He left Saugerties in 1992 to attend The College of Saint Rose in Albany.
How old is Jimmy Fallon?
Jimmy was born on Sept. 19, 1974, so that makes him 43 years old today.
Is Jimmy Fallon married?
Jimmy married his wife, Nancy Juvonen — who is seven years his senior! — back in December 2007. We wonder if they have any special plans for their tenth wedding anniversary this year! He gushed about life with his lady in a previous interview. "The truest thing I can say is… sometimes you just know," he said. "But that’s terrible advice. The only people who say that are the people who just knew." Jimmy added, "How do you know unless you found that person? 'I think you just look for the person you have the most fun with. And that’s enough."
Does Jimmy Fallon have any kids?
Jimmy is a dad to two daughters, Winnie Rose, 4, and Frances Cole, 2, both whom they welcomed via surrogate.