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Age of Jonathan Irons, Wiki | Height, Wife |

Age of Jonathan Irons, Wiki | Height, Wife |

Facts of Jonathan Irons

Full Name: Jonathan Irons
Gender: Male
Country: United States
Height: 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m)
WifeMaya Moore
MarriedMaya Moore
Eye ColorBlack
KidsJonathan Jr
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Jonathan Irons is in the media limelight as the husband of an American basketball player, Maya Moore. In 2017, Maya became the inaugural Performer of the Year and grabbed the title of the greatest winner in the history of women’s basketball. Maya played for teams, Seattle Redhawks women’s basketball.

How old is Jonathan Irons?

Jonathan Irons was born in The United States of America. Irons is 43 years old as he was convicted at the age of 18. Jonathan is American by nationality and follows Christianity as a religion. Similarly, he belongs to Afo-American ethnic background.

How did Jonathan Irons and Maya Moore meet?

Maya met Jonathan when she was 18 years old in 2007.  She met him for a penitentiary visit. Jonathan is in a marital relationship with his long-term lover Maya Moore. By profession, his wife is an American former professional basketball player.

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Caption: Jonathan with his wife (Photo: SBNation)

Her godparents and great-uncle introduced Maya to Jonathan. After being a close friend she learned about his case. Jonathan and Maya tied the knot after Jonatan was released from prison.

Does Jonathan Irons have a child?

Yes, Jonathan has a child. Moore and Jonathan had a son together. Their son’s name is Jonathan Jr. He was born in July.

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Caption: Jonathan with her family (Photo: ESPN)

Who is Jonathan Irons’s wife?

Jonathan’s wife Maya Moore is an American former professional basketball player by profession. Maya opened her eyes to this beautiful world on June 11, 1989. She was born in Jefferson City, Missouri, United States. During her high school days, she was a four-time Georgia Class Player of the Year and two-time Parade All-American. Likewsie, in her University days Maya won two NCAA national championships and was a four-time All-American.

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Caption: Jonathan Irons’s wife (Photo: CNN)

In the 2011 WNBA Draft, the Minnesota Lynx selected Moore first overall after he graduated from college. With the Lynx, she has captured four WNBA titles and has received the MVP award for the WNBA Finals. Maya is one of the female basketball players with the most awards in history. Following her break, Moore rejoined the Minnesota Lynx and the WNBA in 2021. Additionally, she rapidly regained her form and helped her team advance to the WNBA final, where they lost.

What is Maya Moore’s Net Worth?

Maya has an estimated net worth of around $300k as of 2023. She made that sum from her career as a basketball player. Likewsie, Maya has an annual salary of around $45 thousand. She is also earning an extra sum of money from different games, sponsorships, paid partnerships, and different projects.

What happened to Jonathan Irons?

Jonathan was detained for a non-fatal shooting at the age of 16. He served 20 years in prison even though there was never any concrete proof connecting him to the crime. An all-white jury found Irons guilty of robbery and assault in 1998.

The judge who subsequently overturned his conviction claimed there were numerous issues with the way the case was handled. For robbery and assault, Missouri’s Jefferson City Correctional Center handed down a 50-year term to Jonathan.

Why did Maya Moore take a hiatus from basketball?

Maya took a hiatus from basketball to concentrate on social justice and family in 2019. Likewsie, she continued her education. During her hiatus period, she started working on her degree in psychology at the University of Connecticut.

How tall is Jonathan Irons?

Jonathan stands at the height of 5 feet 10 inches while he has a body weight of around 84kf. Similarly, she has an attractive pair of black eyes.

FAQs of Jonathan Irons

When was Jonathan released from prison?

Jonathan was released from prison in July 2020 after serving more than 20 years. Jonathan’s wife was the one who helped him to come out of prison.

Why did Maya retire?

On January 16, 2023, Maya announced her retirement on Good Morning America. Likewsie, Moore took a break from basketball in 2019 to concentrate on social justice and family.

Is Maya an advocate?

Yes, Maya is an advocate. As a supporter of criminal justice reform, she also utilized her platform to draw attention to the Jonathan Irons case.

Is Maya a Hall of Famer?

No Maya is not a Hall of Famer. But she would have got the Hall of Fame if she had not retired from her basketball career.