Chris Doleman Facts: Age, Death, Married, Wife, Net Worth

Date Updated: May 22, 2024

Birth Date October 16, 1961
Death Date January 28, 2020
Birth Name Christopher John Doleman
Nickname Chris Doleman, C.J.
Birth Place Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Residence United States
Ethnicity African-American

Quick Stats
Age 62 years 9 months
Zodiac Sign Libra
Nationality American
Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)
Weight 131 kg (289 lbs)
Religion Christianity
Relationship Status Married
Wife LaTresa Doleman

Chris Doleman born as Christopher John Doleman was an American football defensive linebacker who played in the NFL for the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons, and San Francisco 49ers from 1985 to 1999. He was an eight-time Pro Bowl selection and a three-time First-team All-Pro, recording 150.5 career sacks with the rank of fourth all-time in league history.

Chris Doleman Bio; Age, Family

Chris was born on October 16, 1961, to his parents John Doleman and Mary Doleman in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. His nationality was American and belonged to African-American ethnicity. He was raised by his parents, along with five siblings in York.

Doleman had brain surgery on January 25, 2018, which was later diagnosed as glioblastoma. Later, on January 28, 2020, Doleman died from the disease at the age of 58.

Personal Life; Married, Wife, Children

Doleman is a happily married man to a woman named LaTresa Doleman, the former competitor for Miss USA and Mrs Georgia title. The couple tied the knot in September 2018 and was blessed with two children named Taylor Doleman(son), and Evan Doleman(daughter). 

Chris Doleman with his wife | Source:

Education, Career, Net Worth, Salary

Doleman graduated his high school in 1980 from William Penn Sr High School. After that, he joined Valley Forge Military Academy and College for postgraduate. He played for the Pitt Panthers from 1981 to 1981 as a star linebacker and defensive end. After that, he played in the NFL for the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Falcons, and San Francisco 49ers from 1985 to 1999.

Doleman, an American footballer reportedly has an estimated net worth of around $2 million.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight 

He stands at a decent height of 6 feet 5 inches (1.96 meters) and weighs around 131 kg (289 lbs). He has a well built athletic body with black eyes and black hair.

Quick Facts:

Profession, Education & Net Worth
Profession American football defensive linebacker
High School William Penn Sr High School
College Valley Forge Military Academy and College, University of Pittsburgh
Active Years 1982 - present
Net Worth $2 million
Salary Not Revealed
Detailed Physical Stats
Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)
Weight 131 kg (289 lbs)
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Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Relationship Status Married
Sexual Orientation Straight

  1. LaTresa Doleman (Wife)
    • Wedding Date: 2018
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    • Engagement Date: Will Update Soon
    • First Met: Will Update Soon
Family Life
Father John Doleman
Mother Mary Doleman
Siblings Five
  1. Taylor Doleman
  1. Evan Doleman
  • Self: African-American