|Real Name/Full Name:
|Jeffrey Harold Loria
|83 years old
|20th November 1940
|Manhattan New York
|Sivia Samson (m.1980; div.2005), Julie Lavin Loria (m.2017)
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):
|Yes (David Samson)
|Is Jeffrey Loria Gay?:
|Art dealer and author
|Net Worth in 2024:
Jeffrey Harold Loria is an American who is also known as Jeffrey Loria in the field of his profession. He is an art dealer, as well as an author. He also owns a sports franchise. He used to be the owner of Washington Nationals, which used to be called Montreal Expos. He was also the owner of Miami Marlins.
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Early Life & Biography
Jeffrey Loria was born on 20th November 1940 in Manhattan in New York. He was born to his parents Ruth Ost Loria and Walter J. Loria, who were both had Jewish ancestry. His father worked as a lawyer, and this them to lead a comfortable living. When he was growing up, he loved to play baseball and played his first game before the age of ten at New York Yankees.
Loria studied in New York City, where he attended Stuyvesant High School. He later went for his higher education at Yale University, where he made art history. After graduating, he was employed at an art-buying program that dealt with sears, which had been started by Vincent Price.
He later put up his art dealing business called Jeffrey H. Loria & Co. when he was 24 years. He wrote a book at this time called Collecting Original Art. In 1986 he graduated from Columbia Business School. At this time, he wrote his second book called what’s it All About Charlie Brown.
Loria married his wife, Sivia Samson, who was previously married to Allen Samson, who was an attorney in 1980. Sivia had a son from her previous marriage called David Samson. They later divorced in 2005 for reasons which have not been disclosed. He married his second wife, Julie Lavin Loria, in 2007, and they live in their home in New York, and other times they shift to their home in South Florida.
Loria had a deal with Jared Kushner, who is a son in law to Donald Trump to sell to him his Marlins. Loria was about to be named the US ambassador to France, and Kushner stated that he would not buy it if Loria gets the position.
Loria is currently running his art dealings and is also a board member of Benjamin N. Cardozo Law School.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 20th November 1940, Jeffrey Loria is 83 years old as of today’s date 29th February 2024. His height is 6′ 1” tall, and his weight is 76 kg.
Loria purchased his first team in 1989 called Oklahoma City 89ers, but he sold it one year later in order to buy a major league team. Loria bought 24 percent of Montreal Expos for $18 million, where he was appointed as the managing general partner. He bought it in 1999 although he had planned to buy it in 1991 but was sold to Claude Brochu. After two years, he had 93 percent of this team worth $50 million. This was after a number of calls were unanswered.
He decided to reiterate some demand so that he could acquire a new park for the Expos and replace Olympic Stadium. This action led to the loss of goodwill from their fans. They made most revenue from broadcast rights and when they did not reach an agreement with television and radio. This led him to seek public funding but was not supported by Lucien Bouchard.
Loria sold Expos in 2002 to a major league club for $120 million. John W. Henry was the owner of Marlins, and he sold it to Loria for $158 million. After acquiring Marlins, Loria won his first world series. In 2013, Miami Marlins was worth $520 million.
Awards & Achievements
Loria has received various awards in his career. Oklahoma City won American Association Championship in 1992, which was owned by Loria. Loria also won World Series when he was the owner of Marlins. He also got nominated by the Trump administration for the seat of Ambassador to France.
Net Worth & Salary of Jeffrey Loria in 2024
As of February 2024, Loria has an estimated net worth of $550 million. He has acquired net worth from his various art dealing jobs he has been doing. He also owns sports franchises such as Miami Marlins, which plays baseball, which earns him some amount of his income. Loria is also an author and has written several books such as Collecting Original Art and also what’s It All about Charlie Brown. The sale of these books are another source of his income.
Jeffrey Loria is a successful man who worked very hard to earn his living. Although he faced failure at some point, he stayed focussed on his dream come true.