Bill Joy- Wiki, Biography, Age, Height, Net Worth, Wife


Bill Joy is an American actor best known as the co-founder of Sun Microsystems, a computer, software and information technology company. He is also known as the creator of the Berkeley Software Distribution (BSD) Unix operating system and the text editor vi for Unix.


Quick Facts

Real name William Nelson Joy
Nickname Bill Joy
Famous as Co-founder of the sun
Microsystems computer
Age 68 years old
Birthday November 8, 1954
Birthplace Michigan
Constellation Scorpion
Ethnicity Mixed
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
Height approx. 5 ft 8 in (1.75 m)
Weight approx. 72 kg (159 lbs)
Body measurements approx. 44-32-38 inches
Biceps size 24 inches
Eye color Dark brown
Hair colour Dark brown
Shoe size 12.5 (US)
Children Yes
Woman Shannon O’Leary

Bill Joy Biography and Early Life

William Nelson Joy, also known as Bill Joy, who was born on November 8, 1954, is 68 years old as of 2023. Born in Michigan, he developed an interest in computers and software at a young age. He was very interested in electronics and how the whole system worked. William Joy, his father, was a school principal and Ruth Joy, his mother, was a housewife.Bill Joy

Bill spent most of his childhood in Michigan and received a BSC in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan. Bill wanted to further his education, so he earned an MSC in electrical engineering and computer science from the University of California. During his studies he also started working with software and computers.

Bill Joy Height and weight

How tall is Bill Joy? Bill Joy’s height is about 175 cm or 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 72 kg or 159 lbs. There is no information about Bill’s other body measurements, such as his chest-waist-hip size, dress size, shoe size, and so on. Bill also has dark brown eyes and hair of the same color.

Bill Joy wife

Bill Joy’s wife and children

Who is Bill Joy’s wife? He has a wife named Shannon O’leary. The couple also has children. Moreover, his previous dating history is unknown.

Bill Joy’s Net Worth in 2023

In his long and prolific career, he has also amassed an impressive fortune of $1.5 billion as of 2023.

Bill is a brilliant computer engineer and venture capitalist. He and his family currently live in California. He lives a very luxurious and lavish lifestyle, with cars and other stuff all around him.