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Date Of BirthJanuary 30, 1960
FactLos Angeles, California [January 2009]

Eddie Jones is an English professional rugby union coach and former player. He is the current head coach of the England national team, and has previously coached the Australian national team and Japanese national team.

Born in Dover, Kent, Jones was educated at Dulwich College and then studied economics at the University of Bath. He played rugby union for Bath, Saracens and England. After retiring from playing rugby, Jones became a coach. He has coached at club level with Saracens, Wasps and London Irish, and at international level with Australia, Japan and England.

Jones has been described as one of the best rugby coaches in the world. He has won multiple coaching awards, including World Rugby Coach of the Year in 2007 and 2019. He has also been inducted into the World Rugby Hall of Fame.

As a player, Jones was a flanker or number eight. He played club rugby for Bath, Saracens and London Irish. He also played provincial rugby for the Barbarians. Jones made his international debut for England in 1984, and went on to earn 46 caps for his country. He played in two Rugby World Cups, in 1987 and 1991. He also captained England on eight occasions.

After retiring from playing rugby, Jones became a coach. He has coached at club level with Saracens, Wasps and London Irish, and at international level with Australia, Japan and England.

Jones was appointed head coach of the Australian national team in 2001. He coached Australia to the 2003 Rugby World Cup final, where they were defeated by England. He then coached Japan from 2012 to 2015, before taking over as head coach of England in 2015.

Under Jones’s coaching, England have won the 2016 Six Nations Championship, the 2017 Six Nations Championship, the 2018 Six Nations Championship and the 2019 Rugby World Cup. They have also been runners-up in the 2017 British & Irish Lions tour to New Zealand.

Jones is married to Hiroko Jones, and they have two daughters together.

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Full NameEddie Jones
Date Of BirthJanuary 30, 1960
Height1.98 m
Weight91 kg
EducationMatraville Sports High School


AwardsAll-NBA Team, NBA All-Defensive Team, NBA All-Rookie Team
Music GroupsCurfew
MoviesFighting Tommy Riley, The Terminal, Return to Me, The Rocketeer, Invasion U.S.A., Year of the Dragon, The Grifters, Seabiscuit, A League of Their Own, Sneakers, Trading Places, The New Kids, C.H.U.D., Cadillac Man, Stanley & Iris, Dancer, Texas Pop. 81, Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Lightning, American...
TV ShowsThe Invisible Man, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Dark Shadows

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1Los Angeles, California [January 2009]
2He was nominated for a 1975 Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in a Play for his performance in "The Gingerbread Lady" at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse in Chicago, Illinois.




On the Road to Hollywood True Stories2017completedEddie Jones
Aquarius2015TV SeriesFather Mack
Mercy2014/IPastor Gregory Luke
Veep2012TV SeriesChuck Furnam
November 1st2011ShortRichard
Act Your Age2011Harold
Disconnect2010/ISheriff Bo Stevens
Skip Tracer2008TV MovieJudge Ford
Ghost Whisperer2005TV SeriesOlder Man
Crossing Jordan2005TV SeriesPete O'Malley
Kôkaku kidôtai: Stand Alone Complex2004TV SeriesCCS Takkukura
Fighting Tommy Riley2004Marty Goldberg
The Terminal2004Salchak
Judging Amy2003-2004TV SeriesJudge Wells
Seabiscuit2003Samuel Riddle
The Big O2003TV SeriesSam
The Singing Detective2003Moonglow Bartender
The Invisible Man2000-2002TV SeriesThe Official Charles Borden
Return to Me2000Emmett McFadden
Manhattan, AZ2000TV SeriesGeneral
Stranger in My House1999Judge Prestwich
Hyperion Bay1998-1999TV Series
Party of Five1998TV SeriesMr. Merrin
Dancer, Texas Pop. 811998Earl
The Day Lincoln Was Shot1998TV MovieSecretary of War Edwin McMasters Stanton
True Friends1998Father Reilly
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman1993-1997TV SeriesJonathan Kent
EZ Streets1996-1997TV SeriesArnie / Arnie Kellogg
Touched by an Angel1997TV SeriesNoah
Letter to My Killer1995TV MovieWilson Hartwick
Body Language1995TV MovieMac Brophy
Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Lightning1995TV MovieByrnes
Victim of Love: The Shannon Mohr Story1993TV Movie
Final Appeal1993TV MovieDet. Ayers
The Return of Ironside1993TV MovieFisette
The Positively True Adventures of the Alleged Texas Cheerleader-Murdering Mom1993TV MovieC.D. Holloway
Bodies of Evidence1993TV SeriesEd Stewart
Cheers1992TV SeriesDr. Kluger
Sneakers1992Buddy Wallace
A League of Their Own1992Dave Hooch
Matlock1992TV SeriesChief Colin Young
Us1991TV MovieDet. Harry Boland
The Rocketeer1991Malcolm
Dark Shadows1991TV SeriesBailiff Henry Evans Sam Evans
Kojak: Flowers for Matty1990TV MovieDet. Ed Mattingly
Grand1990TV SeriesDr. Frank
WIOU1990TV SeriesGus Zaret
The Grifters1990Mintz
Cadillac Man1990Benny
The Young Riders1990TV SeriesBenjamin Taylor
The Kennedys of Massachusetts1990TV Mini-SeriesJim Fitzgerald
It's Garry Shandling's Show.1990TV SeriesUncle Elliot
Stanley & Iris1990Mr. Hagen
The Equalizer1986-1989TV SeriesLt. Brannigan / Mr. Winslow
American Blue Note1989Sean Katz
She Was Marked for Murder1988TV MovieDet, Mike Devlin
Tattinger's1988TV SeriesBennie
Case Closed1988TV MovieCaptain
Spenser: For Hire1985-1988TV SeriesJ.D. Hayes / Michael O'Rourke
Apprentice to Murder1988Tom Kelly
The Believers1987Police Patient
I'll Take Manhattan1987TV Mini-SeriesBarney Koster
Doubletake1985TV MovieSweeney
Invasion U.S.A.1985Cassidy
Year of the Dragon1985William McKenna
The New Kids1985Charlie
C.H.U.D.1984Chief O'Brien
Tales from the Darkside1983TV SeriesVictor Muldoon
Trading Places1983Cop #3
Q1982The Watchman
Supervisors1982ShortEarl Battaglia
Prince of the City1981U.S. Marshal Ned Chippy
The First Deadly Sin1980Officer Curdy
On the Yard1978Olson
Young Dr. Malone1958TV SeriesDr. Matt Steele #1 (1959)


The Big Something2011special thanks
From Rivals to Romance: The Making of Lois and Clark2005Video short special thanks


Char·ac·ter: The Interviews2010DocumentaryHimself
My First Time2006TV SeriesHimself
From Rivals to Romance: The Making of Lois and Clark2005Video shortHimself

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