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Robert Griffin III

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Birthday
12, 1990
Birthplace
Okinawa, Japan
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
12, 1990 (age 29)
Birthplace
Okinawa, Japan

About

2011 Heisman Trophy winner at Baylor University who was drafted 2nd overall by the Washington Redskins in 2012 and went on to win the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award. After four years in Washington, he signed with the Cleveland Browns in 2016.

Before Fame

In addition to being a football star in high school, he dominated in track, setting a Texas state record in the 110-meter and 300-meter hurdles.

Trivia

During his time at Baylor, he set 26 single season records, 20 career records, and 8 single game records for the school.

Family Life

His parents, Robert Jr. and Jacqueline, were both U.S. Army sergeants stationed in Okinawa, Japan when he was born. He married Rebecca Liddicoat in 2013. He and Rebecca had a daughter named Reese before divorcing in 2017. In March 2018, he married Grete Sadeiko; they have a daughter named Gloria.  

Associated With

Fellow quarterback Andrew Luck was selected by the Indianapolis Colts a pick ahead of Griffin in the 2012 NFL Draft.