If you work hard, victory will come searching for you. If you work with your heart, there won’t be anything unjustifiable left in the room for you.
Jayson Tatum not only worked hard but also with all his heart to make his vision come true.
He always dreamt of being a basketball player. In fact, he loved basketball and always made space for it in life. Thus, in his 20s, Jayson Tatum lives a rich life with a happy heart, owing to his love of life, basketball.
Today, Jayson Tatum stands tall as a professional American basketball player. He plays for the National Basketball Association. He has played for the American National team as well.
Jayson Tatum is associated with the Boston Celtics within the NBA. The NBA is the biggest men’s professional basketball league in the world.
Now, let’s explore Jayson Tatum’s personal and professional life in depth.
Quick Facts About Jayson Tatum
|Full name||Jayson Christopher Tatum Sr.|
|Birthdate||March 3, 1998|
|Birthplace||St. Louis, Missouri, United States|
|Age||24 Years Old|
|Father’s name||Justin Tatum|
|Mother’s name||Brandy Cole|
|Sibling||2 (Jaycob Tatum and Kayden Tatum)|
|Education||Chaminade College Preparatory School
|Son’s name||Jason Christopher Tatum Jr. (Deuces)|
|Height||6 feet 8 inches (203.2 cm)|
|Weight||93 kgs (205.03 lbs)|
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
|Position||Small forward/Power forward|
|Plays for||Boston Celtics of NBA|
|Salary||$7,518,330 on average|
|Net worth||Around $7 Million|
|Endorsements||St. Louis’s pizza purveyor Imo’s
|Social media||Facebook, Instagram, Twitter|
|Merch||Jersey, Poster print|
|Last Update||May, 2022|
Jayson Tatum – Early life and family
On March 3, 1990, Jayson Tatum was born in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. He was born to parents Justin Tatum and Brandy Cole.
Jayson is supremely close to his mother. In fact, he credits her for all the success that he has. Brandy Cole gave birth to Jayson when she and Justin were merely 19. Moreover, she raised Jayson as a single mother.
Further, Cole chose not to drop out of college and had a baby on a hand while carrying a book on the other. She is a graduate of St. Louis University School of Law. Likewise, she currently works as an attorney in St. Louis.
Jayson’s father, Justin Tatum, is his pillar of strength when it comes to basketball.
Justin Tatum is a gym teacher and a basketball coach at the Christians Brothers College (CBC) High School in St. Louis.
Similarly, he was the coach and athletics director at Soldan International Studies High School for six years.
Further, Justin has won an award for being the best basketball coach in the state. He was also indulged in college basketball.
Similarly, he had few basketball projects even outside of the United States. Justin Tatum trained Jayson at times.
Jayson Tatum has two younger half-siblings: Jaycob Tatum and Kayden Tatum. They are Justin Tatum‘s children from his other relationships.
Jayson might not be the closest to his siblings, but he often posts their pictures on social media, acknowledging their victories.