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Shirley Jones Bio, Age, Net Worth, Husband, Movies and TV shows

Shirley Jones Biography

Shirley Jones (born on March 31, 1934) is an esteemed American actress and singer whose illustrious career spans six decades in the entertainment industry. Renowned for portraying wholesome characters, she has graced the silver screen in numerous musical films, including iconic roles in classics like “Oklahoma!” (1955), “Carousel” (1956), and “The Music Man” (1962).

Jones’s remarkable talent garnered critical acclaim, culminating in winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her riveting portrayal of a vengeful prostitute in “Elmer Gantry” (1960).

Transitioning seamlessly between film and television, Jones captivated audiences with her portrayal of Shirley Partridge, the widowed mother of five children, in the beloved musical sitcom “The Partridge Family” (1970–1974). Notably, her co-star in the series was her real-life stepson, David Cassidy, the son of Jack Cassidy.

Shirley Jones Age

Shirley is 90 years old as of 2024, she was born on March 31, 1934, in Charleroi, Pennsylvania, United States as Shirley Mae Jones. She celebrates her birthday on March 31, every year.

Quick facts about Shirley Jones are listed below:

  • Full Name: Shirley Jones
  • Gender: Female 
  • Age: 90 years old

  • Birth of Date: March 31, 1934
  • Place Of Birth: Charleroi, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Aries
  • Salary: Not known

  • Net Worth: $25 Million
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Husband: Marty Ingels (m. 1977–2015), Jack Cassidy (m. 1956–1974)

  • Children: Shaun Cassidy, Ryan Cassidy, Patrick Cassidy
  • Mother’s Name: Marjorie Williams
  • Father’s Name: Paul Jones

  • Siblings: Not known
  • Profession:  actress and singer.

Shirley Jones Height

Shirley stands at a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.66 m) tall.

Shirley Jones Family

Shirley hails from a family with Methodist roots. Her parents are Marjorie (née Williams), a homemaker, and Paul Jones, who owned the Jones Brewing Company. She was given her name in homage to the famous child star, Shirley Temple. Originally from Charleroi, Pennsylvania, her family later relocated to the neighboring small town of Smithton.

Father  Paul Jones
Mother Marjorie Williams
Brothers and Sister Not available
Husband / Partner Marty Ingels (m. 1977–2015), Jack Cassidy (m. 1956–1974)

Shirley Jones Husband

Shirley has experienced two marriages in her lifetime. Her first husband was Jack Cassidy, an actor and singer, and her second husband was Marty Ingels, an actor and comedian.

On August 5, 1956, Jones tied the knot with Jack Cassidy. Together, they had three sons: Shaun, Patrick, and Ryan. David Cassidy, known for his role in “The Partridge Family,” was Jack’s son from his previous marriage to actress Evelyn Ward, making him Shirley’s stepson. The marriage with Cassidy ended in divorce in 1975.

Shirley Jones then entered into matrimony with Marty Ingels on November 13, 1977. Their relationship, characterized by what Ingels termed an “odd-couple,” endured various challenges, including separations. Despite these difficulties, they remained committed to each other. Their journey together was documented in their autobiography titled “Shirley & Marty: An Unlikely Love Story.”

Even with their differences and occasional separations, they remained married until Marty Ingels’ passing on October 21, 2015, due to a massive stroke. Shirley Jones fondly remembered him, acknowledging the quirks of their relationship but expressing profound love and missing him deeply after his death.

Shirley Jones Children

Jones has three sons from her marriage to Jack Cassidy. Shaun Cassidy who is the eldest son was born in 1958. He was followed by Patrick Cassidy in 1960 and Ryan Cassidy in 1966.

Shirley Jones Net Worth

Shirley has an estimated net worth of $25 Million. This includes her assets, money, and income, which she accumulates from her successful career as an American actress and singer.

Shirley Jones Movies and TV shows

  • The Partridge Family
    1970 – 1974
  • The Music Man
    1962
  • Elmer Gantry
    1960
  • Oklahoma!
    1955
  • Carousel
    1956
  • Grandma’s Boy
    2006
  • Two Rode Together
    1961
  • The Cheyenne Social Club
    1970
  • The Courtship of Eddie’s Father
    1963
  • The Irresistible Blueberry Farm
    2016
  • Bedtime Story
    1964
  • April Love
    1957
  • Pepe
    1960
  • The Happy Ending
    1969
  • Tank
    1984
  • A Ticklish Affair
    1963
  • Hidden Places
    2006
  • Beyond the Poseidon Adventure
    1979
  • Zombie Night
    2013
  • El Golfo
    1969
  • Shirley
    1979 – 1980
  • Victorious
    2010 – 2013
  • Family Weekend
    2013
  • Una Fidanzata Per Papa
  • Murder, She Wrote
    1984 – 1996
  • Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the 13th
    2000
  • Dark Purpose
    1964
  • Silent Night, Lonely Night
    1969
  • Ping!
    2000
  • Never Steal Anything Small
    1959
  • The Girls of Huntington House
    1973
  • Fluffy
    1965
  • Carnal Innocence
    2011
  • Waiting in the Wings: The Musical
    2014
  • Gideon
    1999
  • The Lives of Jenny Dolan
    1975
  • The Children of An Lac
    1980
  • Yesterday’s Child
    1977
  • The Creature of the Sunny Side Up Trailer Park
    2004
  • A Strange Brand of Happy
    2013
  • Dog’s Best Friend
    1997
  • Christmas Is Here Again
    2007
  • Good Luck Charlie
    2010 – 2014
  • Over the Garden Wall
    2014
  • Winner Take All
  • Playhouse 90
    1956 – 1960
  • Crooklyn
    1994
  • Endless Night
    1972
  • This Is My Father
    1998
  • Frank And Ava
    2018
  • Looking for Mabel Normand

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