Quick Facts of John Garvin Weir
- Full NameJohn Garvin Weir
- Net Worth$4 million
- Date of Birth02 July, 1984
- NicknameJohnny Weir
- Marital Status
- BirthplaceCoatesville, Pennsylvania
- ProfessionSkater, Fashion Designer
- Active Year2012-present
- EducationNewark High School
- Online Presencetwitter, instagram
Johnny Weir is an American Skater, Fashion Designer, Television Commentator, and Author. He has earned a total of seven medals in his long career and became three times U.S national champion. Moreover, Johnny is also known for his sports commentary with Tara Lipinski as well as we can see him working in LGBTQ activism.
Furthermore, Johnny has openly announced that he is gay, and he was married to a guy named Victor Voronov. Wanna know more about Johhny Weir? Then stay on the page and keep on reading the article.
Johnny Weir’s Early Life
Johnny Weir also is known by the name John Garvin Weir was born on July 2, 1984, in Coatesville, Pennsylvania. He is the son of John Weir and Patti Weir and also the 1/4 of Scottish, Irish, Norwegian, and German. He was raised in Quarryville, Pennsylvania, a town in southern Lancaster Country along with his brother Brian Weir.
In his childhood, John was a successful equestrian, competing with his pony, My Blue Shadow, an Arabian-Shetland Cross. Soon after John began skating at the age of 12, his family moved to Newark, Delaware, so that he could be near his training rink and coach.
In summer 2007, he moved to Lyndhurst, New Jersey, and began his training. Johnny used to study at Newark High School and studied linguistics part-time at the University of Delaware before he dropped out to concentrate on skating.
As said above, Weir is openly gay. So far, he is currently leading a single life and focusing on his career. But there was some news about him being in a relationship with a singer and songwriter Adam Lambert. Adam is also a runner up on the eighth season of American Idol.
However, their relationship turns out to be a rumor after Joanny said that they were just good friends. Johnny shared a picture with Adam on his social media account. The picture was taken while Johnny was attending Circa 2010 event. However, both of them denied they are in a relationship because currently, Adam is dating model Javi Costa Polo.
Ex-Partner Victor Voronov
Weir has officially announced that he is gay in 2011, whereas he was married to a Russian-Jewish Lawyer in the same year. Weir was previously married to Victor Voronov. The couple exchanged their wedding vows on December 30, 2011. Weir and Victor married on the occasion of New Year’s Eve in New York City.
The couple stayed together for more than four years, but unfortunately, their marriage turned into a divorce in 2015 citing some domestic difficulties. The couple even adopted a puppy whom they name Tema. Tema was their beloved dog. After their divorce, Johnny’s partner even filed a report in the court, which went a long discussion.
What’s His Net Worth?
The 36 years old skater and fashion designer have already collected massive fortune from his career. Also, he also collected a hefty amount of net worth from his career. According to TMZ, Johnny made earned $65 thousand while working with NBC in 2014. Moreover, one of the reports confirms that Johnny’s annual income to be at least $250 thousand. As of 2020, Johnny has a net worth of around $4 million from his long career.
Despite being a skater, Johnny was also involved in the fashion industry where he created a fashionable dress for himself and other celebrities too. Also, he has won many medals and championships in his journey until now. Furthermore, Johnny is still active as a fashion designer, where he might get a boost in his net worth in the near future.