Bo Jackson Speaker Profile
Retired Football & Baseball Star
- Heisman Trophy Winners, Football Celebrities, Baseball Celebrities
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- Corporate Appearances, Speaking Engagements, Autograph Signings, Endorsements, Meet & Greets and Keynote Speeches
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- California - CA
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Bo Jackson Biography
Two sport star, Bo Jackson was born November 30, 1962 and is a former baseball and football player. He was the first athlete to be named an All-Star in two major American sports, and also won the Heisman Trophy in 1985.
In football, he played running back for the Los Angeles Raiders of the National Football League. In baseball, he played left field and designated hitter for the Kansas City Royals, the Chicago White Sox, and the California Angels of the American League in Major League Baseball. While at Auburn University, he won the 1985 Heisman Trophy, the prize annually awarded to the most outstanding collegiate football player in the United States. He also ran a 40-yard dash in a blistering 4.12 seconds (hand-timed), which is still the fastest verifiable 40-yard dash time ever recorded at any NFL Combine. A hip injury severely impaired his professional baseball career, and ended his NFL career.
In 1989 and 1990, Jackson's name became known beyond just sports fans through the "Bo Knows" advertising campaign, a series of advertisements by Nike, that starred Jackson alongside Rock and Roll Hall of Fame musician Bo Diddley, promoting a cross-training athletic shoe named for Jackson.
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Recent Bo Jackson Blogs
Posted on 17 May 2016 | 4:26 pm
Legendary athlete Bo Jackson made his first visit ever to Spa City to spend time with the people at the Boys & Girls Club of Hot Springs’ Great Futures Gala Friday night at Hot Springs Convention Center’s Horner Hall. While he was there he spoke to the participants about how important it is to never lose sight of their goals and dreams, and above everything to be a good example. He...[Read More]
Posted on 20 March 2014 | 8:52 pm
Former MLB star Bo Jackson has joined the Chicago White Sox in spring training to provide guidance to both younger and veteran players alike. Widely regarded as one of the greatest athletes to ever live, Jackson is the only athlete to have ever earned All-Star selections in two sports (NFL and MLB), and has a lot to offer young players in terms of dealing with both the everyday grind of...[Read More]
Posted on 29 July 2013 | 8:25 pm
Former MLB All-Star Bo Jackson will receive an MLB Beacon Award at the 2013 MLB Beacon Awards Luncheon on Saturday, August 24th at the Chicago Marriott Magnificent Mile and will be recognized on the field prior to the Civil Rights Game at U.S. Cellular Field. The MLB Beacon Awards Luncheon is one of the Civil Rights Game weekend events, which were developed to pay tribute to all of...[Read More]
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