Shirley Ann Jones Biography

Updated On Sep 18, 2018 Published On Jan 16, 2018
Facts of Shirley Ann Jones
Date of Birth: 1934 , March-31
Birth Nation: United States
Name Keyshia Cole
Birth Name Keyshia Cole
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Profession Singer-songwriter
Working For BET
Net Worth $9.5 million
Salary $75,000 and $90,000 for the Television series
Weight in KG 80
Married Yes
Married to Daniel Gibson (M. 2011)
Children Deuce Gruden, Jayson Gruden, Michael Gruden
Divorce Daniel Gibson 2014
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter, & Facebook
Nick Name N/A
Father Virgil Hunter
Mother Francine Lons
Ethnicity Black
Education Waukesha North High School and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Awards Soul Train Music Award
TV Show Dancing with the Stars, The Bachelor, The Bachelorette
Eye Color Drack brown
Hair Color Brown
Face Color Black
Famous for R&B hip hop soul
Books The Holmes Manual
Affair with January Jones, Rachel Lindsay (past)
Boyfriend Alexander Hopkins
Religion Muslim
Tattoo(s) N/A
Body Measurements 34-25-34
Movies Keyshia Cole: All In
Siblings Jessica Viall, Sarah Viall, Teressa Viall, Bella Viall, Maria Viall, Olivia Viall, James Viall, Luke Ciall, Peter Viall, Samuel Viall
Waist size 33 inches
Chest Size 42 inches
Bicep Size 15 inches
Shoe Size 9.5 US
Girlfriend Single
Sisters Jessica Viall, Sarah Viall, Teressa Viall, Bella Viall, Maria Viall, Olivia Viall
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Shirley Mae Jones is a well-known figure in the Hollywood film industry. During her six decades of dedication, she has appeared in numerous well-known musical movies, including Oklahoma!, Carousel, and The Music Man.

Shirley has won the Academy Award for her Best Supporting role in a vengeful prostitute in Elmer Gantry. She has portrayed a lead role of Shirley Partridge in a musical situation-comedy television series The Partridge Family.

Shirley was born on March 31, 1934, in Charleroi, Pennsylvania, the United States to father Paul Jones, and mother Marjorie. Her mother was a housewife whereas her father Paul was the owner of the Jones Brewing Company. Her grandparents were from Wales. She was raised in the small nearby town of Smithton, Pennsylvania along with her siblings and friends. 

Shirley is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

At the age of six, Shirley started singing in the Methodist Church choir and learned voice lessons from Ralph Lewando. She attended South Huntingdon High School in Ruffs Dale, Pennsylvania, and also participated in school programme. She is the winner of Miss Pittsburgh contest held in 1952.

Shirley made her acting debut in a musical based movie, Oklahoma!, which was directed by Fred Zinnemann. After a year, she appeared in Henry King's movie Carousel, where she played the role of Julie Jordan along with Cameron Mitchell.

In 1957, she featured in an American musical movie, April Love, directed by Henry Levin. The total budget for the movie was $1,425,000, collected $4 million at the box office. 

Similarly, Shirley has appeared in numerous movies including, Never Steal Anything Small, Bobbikins, Elmer Gantry, Two Rode Together, The Courtship of Eddie's Father, Beyond the Poseidon Adventure, Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the Thirteenth and The Irresistible Blueberry Farm. 

Shirley married her long-term boyfriend, Jack Cassidy, after having an affair. The couple is blessed with three children; Shaun, Patrick, and Ryan. The husband and wife lived together for a long time, and there is no any rumor of divorce between the couple.

On November 21, 2017, her Spouse David died at the age of 67, because of organ failure complicated by early onset dementia.

Shirley is popular as an American actress, who earns a huge amount of money from her professional career. She has featured in numerous movies and television series. Shirley Jones' net worth is around $25 million. Her ex-husband had a net worth of around $15 million.

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Born in United States

March 31 , 1934

Shirley was born in Charleroi, Pennsylvania, the United States to father, Paul Jones, and mother, Marjorie. Currently, she is 84-year-old and her birth sign is Aries.

Appeared in Bedtime Story


After her successful career as an actress, Shirley appeared in comedy movie of Ralph Levy, Bedtime Story. The movie became the huge hit and collected $3,000,000 at the box office.   


Appeared in On the Wing


Shirley also appeared in an independent American family film, On the Wing, along with Corbin Bernsen. The movie was written by Jerry Casagrande and co-directed by Casagrande and Dan DeLuca. 


Married Jack Cassidy

August 5 , 1956

Shirley dated her boyfriend Jack Cassidy for a long time. Later the couple got married after dating for sometimes and blessed with three children Shaun, Patrick, and Ryan.


Net worth


As a popular actress, Shirley earns a tremendous amount of money from her professional career. Her current net worth as of 2018 is $25 million. Her ex-husband's estimated net worth is around $15 million.