Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Terry Jones Net worth, Wife and children, Books, Movies and TV shows, Reason of Death

Terry Jones was a famous actor, writer, comedian, screenwriter, film director and a historian. Being a part of so many successful professions he has been a source of inspiration for millions. He was known as a prominent member of the Monty Python comedy team. A few days ago we lost this multi-talented person and fans cannot help but feel sad over this huge loss. Let’s get to know more about this talented person in this article.

What was terry Jones famous for?

  • Terry has been famous because he was a part of the Monty Python comedy team for a long time
  • He was appreciated for being a part of many professions as he was an actor, comedian and screenwriter as well.
  • He has produced various comedy shows

Where was Terry Jones from?

If we talk about his early life Terry was born and brought up in Wales. He was a Welsh citizen and great patriotic as well. His parents were from an average family as his mother was a homemaker while father was a clerk. He always cherished his childhood and shared his memories with fans. When he was only four years old his family moved to England for better opportunities.

Educational background of Terry Jones

Terry was a bright child and really good at studies. After completing his school he got the chance to get admission to Oxford University from where he completed his English degree with flying colors.

Who was Terry Jones married to?

Terry got married twice in his life and the name of his first wife is Alison Telfar and they had two children from this marriage. This was an open marriage and they parted ways after some time. He moved on and started dating Anna who was many years younger than him. They had one daughter together. After being in a relationship for 5 years they got married and were living together since Terry died.

How much is Terry Jones net worth?

Being a part of the industry for so many years he earned an estimated net worth of $15 however there are no proper details of his annual salary.

Acting career: Successful films and TV shows

Here are some of the movies and TV shows in which Terry was featured.


  • Absolutely anything
  • And now for something
  • Erik the Viking
  • A liar’s autobiography
  • Personal services
  • The wind in the willows

TV shows

  • Do not adjust your set
  • Ripping Yarns
  • Terry Jones Medieval life
  • Monty Pythons flying circus
  • Monty Python live at Aspen
  • Crusades
  • Twice a fortnight
  • Ancient inventions

Terry Jones writing career

You would be surprise to know that Terry had a lot of talent when it comes to writing books. Some of the famous books which he has written are as follows

  • Ripping Yarns with Palin
  • Underwood’s finest hours
  • Fairy tales
  • The lady and the squire
  • The tyrant and the squire
  • Evil Machines

Terry Jones cause of Death

All the fans of Terry are in for heartbreak as he passed away on 21st January 2020 at his home which is located in London. He was 77 years old and we got a confirmation from his family that he no more. He was a fun loving person and loved his family a lot.He was suffering from a rare kind of dementia although he battled well with it but was finally defeated by the call of death. His family has asked for privacy from the media as they are very sad. We send our condolences to the family and hope that God gives them strength in this difficult time.

Teodora Torrendo
Teodora Torrendo
Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.

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