Jim Gibbons
Jim Gibbons
Celebrated Name: Jim Gibbons
Real Name/Full Name: James Arthur Gibbons
Gender: Male
Age: 79 years old
Birth Date: December 16, 1944
Birth Place: Nevada, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.81 m
Weight: 80 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Wife/Spouse (Name): Dawn Gibbons (m. 1985–2010)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (N/A
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Jim Gibbons Gay?: No
Profession: Attorney, aviator, geologist, hydrologist, and politician.
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $2 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

James Arthur Gibbons or popularly know as Jim Gibbons is an American attorney, aviator, geologist, and a politician. He was the 28th Governor of Nevada from 2007 to 2011. The exact period of his service as a governor was from January 1, 2007, to January 03, 2011. Before becoming the governor of his home state, Jim served in the US House of Representatives from 1997 to 2006. He has also been a part of the US Air Force during the Vietnam War and further went on to join the Nevada Air National Guard in 1975.

Maybe you know about Jim Gibbons very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Jim Gibbons’ short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Jim Gibbons was born on December 16th, 1944, in Sparks, Nevada. From his college days, Gibbons always had an interest in joining the army and serving his nation. During the Vietnam War, Gibbons was pursuing his studies at the University of Nevada. He withdrew himself from college and interrupted his studies just because he wanted to serve his nation first. He served in the US Air Force during the period of the Vietnam War. Later, in 1975, he became a part of the Nevada Air National Guard and served as its vice commander from 1990 – 1996.

Personal Life

Now coming on to Jim Gibbons’ personal life, Jim Gibbons was married to Dawn Snelling in 1985. Gibbons also has a son who was born in 1987. Gibbons had to stay away from his son for many years since he was staying at Washington, serving in Congress, while his son and his wife were back at his home state of Nevada. Jim Gibbons’s marriage fell out in 2008 when Mr. Gibbons filed for a divorce. The divorce was finalized on July 21, 2010.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on December 16, 1944, Jim Gibbons is 79 years old as of today’s date 21st July 2024. His height is 1.81 m tall, and his weight is 80 kg.


As a part of the US Air Force, Jim Gibbons has served in the US Air Force and also as the vice commander of the Nevada Air National Guard. During his period, he has been a part of two wars: The Vietnam War and The Gulf War. In the Gulf War, Gibbons served as a Flight Leader while flying an RF-4C Phantom II.

As a politician, Gibbons has been a member of the Nevada Assembly and served from January 1989 to January 1995. He then went on to become a member of the US House of Representatives and served from January 1997 to December 2006. While being a part of the US House of Representatives, Gibbons decided that he would for being the Governor of Nevada announced the same in late 2004.

In the 2006 elections, Gibbons won the elections while representing the Republican party. Finally, in January 2007, Jim Gibbons was appointed as the 28th Governor of Nevada, and he served till January 2011.

Awards & Achievements

Jim Gibbons is one of the most amazing personalities with some of the most remarkable achievements. Here are some of them:

  1. For being exceptionally well in his services towards his nation, Jim Gibbons was rewarded with the Legion of Merit.
  2. He was also given the Distinguished Flying Cross award for his heroism and selfless service while serving in the US Air Force.

Net Worth & Salary of Jim Gibbons in 2024

Jim Gibbons Net Worth
Jim Gibbons Net Worth

As of July 2024, The net worth of Jim Gibbons is estimated to be around $2 Million. He earned this fortune after contributing to the nation as an attorney and politician.

Jim Gibbons is an epitome of selfless service and dedication to one’s country. His whole has been spent while serving his country in different fields like being a part of the Air Force and then becoming the Governor of his home state. He is a man of ideas and principles. Serving his nation has always been the priority in his life since his early days.


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