- Date of Birth
- Age 49 Years Old
- Famous Name Jaromír Jágr
- Country Czech Republic CZ
- Birth Name Jaromír Jágr
- Birth Place Kladno, Czechoslovakia
- Father Jaromír Jágr
- Mother Anna Jagrova
- Net Worth $40
- Salary $1 Million
- Nationality Czech
- Ethnicity White
- Affair with Ex (Iva Kubelková, Nikol Lenertová, Inna Puhajková)
- Girlfriend Veronika Kopřivová
Jaromir Jagr is a Czech Republican ice hockey player who currently plays as a right winger for HC Kladno, a Czech professional ice hockey team. He has also played for numerous NHL clubs including Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals, New York Rangers, Philadelphia Flyers, Dallas Stars, Boston Bruins, New Jersey Devils, Florida Panthers, and the Flames, and has served as the captain of Penguins and the Rangers.
Neither married nor single, the forty-seven-years old is currently involved in a romantic relationship with his girlfriend, Veronika Koprivová. Furthermore, his net worth is approximately $40 million in 2019.
Jaromir Jagr's Salary, Net Worth, and Endorsement
As of 2021, Jaromir's current net worth is estimated to be $40 million. As a professional hockey player, he earns a huge amount of money from his professional playing career. Furthermore, his total NHL career earnings are reported as $135,382,322, playing 25 seasons.
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He is one of the richest hockey players. He played for the Washington Capitals for about 7-year with a contract of $77 million which is the main source of his current net worth. He received an annual salary of $11 million during that time and was the highest-paid player at that time.
Later he signed a deal with Philadelphia Flyers for 1-year having $3.3 million amount as a yearly salary. Currently, he is signed to the HC Kladno with an annual salary of $1 million.
Jagr owns a house in Pittsburgh where he currently lives.
Jaromir Jagr's Girlfriend, Relationship, and Personal Life
Jaromir Jagr began dating his girlfriend Iva Kubelková in 1996. The couple lived together for three years and they broke up in 1999.
After separating from his first girlfriend, he started dating his new girlfriend Nikol Lenertová in 1999. However, the couple couldn't live in a long relationship and they broke without married. Jagr also had an affair with Lucie Borhyováin in 2004 and Inna Puhajková in 2006.
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Jagr is currently dating his girlfriend Veronika Koprivová since 2015. Veronika is a 2012 Miss Czech pageant finalist
Jaromir Jagr's Bio and Early Life
Jaromir was born on February 15, 1972, in Kladno, the Czech Republic to father Jaromir Jagr and mother Anna Jagrova. He was raised in his birthplace along with his sister Jitka Kallová. Currently, he is 46-years old and his birth sign is Aquarius.
Jagr holds the Czech nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. While he was three years old, he started skating and immediately showed his abilities. When he was 15-years old, he began playing at the highest level of competition in Czechoslovakia for HC Kladno. After a couple of years, he became the youngest member of the Czechoslovak national team.
Jaromir Jagr's professional career
Jaromir signed a contract with Pittsburgh Penguins in the year 1990, through the 1990 NHL Entry Draft. During his tenure with this team, he was only the player after Mario Lemieux, to score 1,000 points in a Penguins sweater.
After that, Jaromir made a contract with the Washington Capitals for $77 million over seven years, which was the largest contract ever in NHL history, having an average annual salary of $11 million. During 2002–03, Eastern Conference, Washington managed to finish sixth overall, however, it was defeated by Tampa Bay Lightning in the first round of the 2003 playoffs despite winning the series' first two games.
New York Rangers
After Washington Capitals, Jaromir was traded to New York Rangers in the place of Anson Carter and made an agreement of $4 million salaries per year.
While playing for New York, he scored his fourth goal of the 2007–08 season against New Jersey, at the Prudential Center in Newark, making him the first player to score a goal in 53 different NHL arenas. Jaromir broke the record of Mark Messier to be a player with second-highest career points only behind Wayne Gretzky.
Recently, Jaromir made a one-year contract with Calgary Flames and he would play until he became 50 years old. On 9 November 2017, he scored his first goal from the side of Flame and got 2 points against the Detroit Red Wings in a 6–3 win.
Jaromir Jagr's International Career
Jaromir has represented his country several times in the world championship. In 1994, he along with Martin Straka arrived in the 1994 World Championships after Pittsburgh's elimination from the Stanley Cup playoffs.
As he was the most popular of NHL, Czech fans' expectations were high from him. However, before the team could integrate Jaromir into the team, the Czechs lost their quarterfinal game and were eliminated from the tournament. He was also hurt in several other games.
Later he joined the team for the 2015 IIHF World Championship in Prague and Ostrava, making the team's roster.
While playing he scored a goal for his team which resulted in 6–5 loss to Sweden, and he became the oldest player to score a goal at the World Championship. During the Czech Republic's quarterfinal game against Finland, he scored one assist and two goals, together with the game-winning goal. After the end of the tournament, he was named as the most Most Valuable of the tournament.