Robert Wood Johnson IV (born in April 12, 1947 in New Brunswick, New Jersey is an American businessman, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the owner of the NFL's New York Jets, and a major fundraiser for the 2004 presidential campaign of George W. Bush. He was the son of Robert Wood Johnson III, and is the primary heir to the Johnson & Johnson fortune. He has started a research foundation called the Alliance for Lupus Research. April 12 is the 102nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (103rd in leap years). ... 1947 (MCMXLVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1947 calendar). ... New Brunswick is a City located in Middlesex County, New Jersey, 31 miles (50 km) southwest of New York City on the Raritan River about 15 miles (24 km) from its mouth. ... The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a think tank which describes itself as dedicated to increasing Americas understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. ... The National Football League (NFL) is the largest professional American football league, consisting of thirty-two teams from American cities and regions. ... City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green Team colors Green and White Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Robert Wood Johnson IV General manager Mike Tannenbaum Fight song None Mascot None Local radio Flagship stations: WABC (770 AM) and WEPN (1050 AM) Announcers: Marty Lyons and Bob Wischusen League... It has been designated the: International Year of Rice (by the United Nations) International Year to Commemorate the Struggle against Slavery and its Abolition (by UNESCO) 2004 World Health Day topic was Road Safety (by World Health Organization) Year of the Monkey (by the Chinese calendar) See the world in... George Walker Bush (born July 6, 1946) is the 43rd and current President of the United States and former governor of Texas. ... Johnson & Johnson NYSE: JNJ is an international pharmaceutical, medical devices and consumer packaged goods manufacturer founded in 1885. ...
Categories: United States business biography stubs | 1947 births | American football executives City East Rutherford, New Jersey Other nicknames Gang Green Team colors Green and White Head Coach Eric Mangini Owner Robert Wood Johnson IV General manager Mike Tannenbaum Fight song None Mascot None Local radio Flagship stations: WABC (770 AM) and WEPN (1050 AM) Announcers: Marty Lyons and Bob Wischusen League... A businessperson (sometimes businessman, male; or businesswoman, female) is a generic term for a wide range of people engaged in profit-oriented enterprises, generally the management of a company. ...
It would be the most expensive sports facility ever built in the U.S. True, the 57-year-old billionaire heir to the Johnson and Johnson (JNJ) fortune is known for his relentless energy and unbridled enthusiasm, whether he's talking up biomedical research or handicapping the Jets' prospects this fall.
Johnson lost two younger brothers within months of each other when he was in his 20s -- one to a drug overdose and the other in a motorcycle accident.
Woody has one surviving brother and a sister, who along with his mother have stakes in the Jets.
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