- Date of Birth
- Age 53 Years Old
- Famous Name Rocket Ismail
- Country United States US
- Father Ibrahim Ismail
- First Name Raghib
- Mother Fatma Ismail
- Last Name Ismail
- Birth Name Raghib Ramadian Ismail
- Net Worth $15 Million
- Currently Married
- Siblings Qadry and Sulaiman
- Salary $850,000 (1995)
- Married to Melanie Ismail
- No. of Siblings 2
- Famous Name Rocket Ismail
- Children Raghinb Iasmail Jr
- Wife nationality American
- Date November 18
- Ethnicity African-American
- Girlfriend N/A
- Profession American football player
- Famous for American Football
- University attended Notre Dame
- School attended Elmer L Meyers Junior High School
Rocket Ismail is a former American football player who served as a wide receiver for several National Football NFL and Canada National Football teams during his active career. The Los Angeles Raiders selected him in the 1991 NFL draft. Indeed, Ismail was the round four 100 pick of the Los Angeles.
The former Oakland Raiders wide receiver has been associated with several football teams during his active career. Some are Toronto Argonauts, Carolina Panthers, Dallas Cowboys, and Los Angeles Raiders. Before playing professionally, he played football at Wilkes high school and Notre Dame university in his early years.
Rocket Ismail's Wife And Children
Rocket Ismail is a family man. He was happily wedded to his beloved wife, Melaine Ismail, in 1994. Melaine is a film producer by profession. They have in a healthy marital life for more than 28 years. Together, the lovebirds are the proud parents of four children.
Ismail's son Raghib Ismail Jr also played American football at TCU wide receiver. But his other children's details remain under review.
Brief Description Of Ismail's Birthdate And Family
For your concern, Ismail was born under the family name Raghib Ramadan Ismail on November 18, 1969, in Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA. Regardless, the world knows him by the word "Rocket Ismail." Despite being born in New Jersey, he grew up in the Wilkes neighborhood.
Ismail came into this earth as the son of his loving father, Ibrahim Ismail, and mother, Fatma Ismail. Notably, his father Ibrahim died when he was ten years old. He has two siblings brother named Qadry Ismail and Sulaiman Ismail. Qadry is also a former NFL player, mostly known by the nickname "The Missile." Besides their names, Ismail has not opened up more about them to the public.
How Much Did Ismail Earn From His Basketball Career?
1991 Grey Cup MVP is a well-respected and high-income generating player of his era. He contributed to the basketball world for more than a decade. In his entre level in 1993, he marked the two-year contract deal where he netted $1,450,000 per season with Los Angeles Raiders, as per Spotrac.
Despite being an NFL top prospect, he decided to take his talent to CFL signing a contract worth $18.2 Million for four years. With Toronto, While playing for Carolina Panthers, he received annual payments of $850,000 in 1995 and $935,000 in 1996. Rocket's speculative net worth is around $15 Million. Despite having an impressive financial condition. He is lively and keeps life private from the media.
Career Highlights And Awards
The Los Angeles Raiders selected the 1991 NFL-drafted player, but he opted to play in the Canadian League. After playing two seasons in [ the League, he returned NFL player for several teams. He is well-established and won several titles and awards, including the Frank M Gibson Trophy, Grey Cup champion, CFL All-AStar, and Walter Camp Award.
More, Ramadan is in the College Football Hall Of Fame. Talking about his NFL stats, the former wide receiver recorded 363 receptions, 5,295 receiving yards, and 30 receiving touchdowns.
How Tall Is Former Wide Receiver Ismail?
The Elizabeth-born ex-NFL player stands tall at height 5 feet 11 inches or 1.80.m. He has a dark skin tone muscular body weighing 84 kg or 185 lb.