This article will answer every question you have about Charles White. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.
- What does Charles do for a living?
- Who are Charles’s parents and siblings?
- What are Charles’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Charles married or does he have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
- Does Charles have any children?
- Where is Charles now?
- How tall is Charles?
- How much money does Charles earn?
- What is Charles’s net worth?
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Who is Charles White?
Charles Raymond White was a professional American footballer who was a running back in the NFL (National Football League) for nine seasons during the 1980s. While at college, he played college football for the University of Southern California where he was an All-American and the winner of the Heisman Trophy. A first-round pick (27th overall) he played professionally for the Cleveland Browns and the Los Angeles Rams of the NFL.
How Old Is Charles White?
He was 64 years old at the time of his death on January 11, 2023. Having been born on January 22, 1958, in Los Angeles, California, U.S. Charles shared his birthdate with celebrities such as; Logic, fouseyTUBE, Enya Umanzor, Darianka Sánchez, Ricky García, and many more.
Charles White Family
Who are Charles White’s Parents and Siblings?
His secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we will update it here as soon as possible.
Charles White Education
He received his high school education at San Fernando High School where he graduated. In high school, he was a track and field athlete and won the 330-yard low hurdles at the CIF California State Meet. And was also a standout high school football player. After graduating from high school, he attended The University of Southern California.
Charles White Marital Status
He was married to the love of his life Judi White. They met while at USC.
Charles White Kids
He and his wife Judi had five kids. By the name Ashton White, Tara White, Nicole White, Julian White, and Sophia White.
Charles White Career
A College Career
He attended the University of Southern California where he played for the USC Trojans football team. He went on and won the W.J. Voit Memorial Trophy in 1978 as the outstanding college football player on the Pacific Coast. The following year, he received the Heisman Trophy, Maxwell Award, and Walter Camp Award, and was named UPI Player of the Year. He is thus the second player in Rose Bowl history (of four, total) to have been honored as Player of the Game twice (1979 and 1980).
A Professional Career
He was selected by the Cleveland Browns in the 1st round, the 27th overall pick in the 1980 NFL Draft. After four disappointing seasons in Cleveland, he went on and rushed for a total of 942 yards and had a 3.4 yards per carry average. He was then released before the start of the 1985 season. Later, he acknowledged that he struggled with cocaine addiction during this period.
After his release from the Browns in 1985, he went on and reunited with his college coach, John Robinson who was then coaching the Los Angeles Rams. For four seasons, he would play for the Rams, from 1985 to 1988. There, he rushed for a league-leading 1,387 yards and 11 touchdowns which earned him a Pro Bowl selection and the NFL Cornerback Player of the Year Award. Overall, he finished his NFL career with 3,075 rushing yards, and 23 rushing touchdowns along with 114 receptions, 860 yards, and one receiving touchdown.
A Post-Playing Career
He joined USC in 1993 as a running backs coach and later worked as a computer consultant. In its third and fourth seasons, American Gladiators held special “Pro Football Challenge of Champions” shows. He then participated in and won both, each time coming from behind in the “Eliminator” thanks to slip-ups by his opponents. Also, he competed in the sixth season’s USC vs. Notre Dame alumni special where he also won, giving him a 3-0 record on the show.
Charles White Height and Measurements
Adding up to his well-built body, he stood at a height of 5ft 10 inches (1.78m) and a weight of 86kg (189 lbs).
Charles White’s Salary and Net Worth
His salary is not mentioned on the internet but had an estimated net worth of between $1 and $6 million.