Meet Tom Brady's mom, Galynn Patricia Brady: Bio and all the details

Meet Tom Brady's mom, Galynn Patricia Brady: Bio and all the details

Sospeter Itolondo
updated at July 20, 2023 at 10:14 AM

Tom Brady has been at the top of his game in the NFL for a long time before his retirement. The star could not have done it without the support of his loving parents. Who is Tom Brady's mom? Read on to find out more about Galynn Patricia Brady.

Galynn Patricia Brady
Galynn Brady celebrates after the Patriots defeat the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 during Super Bowl 51 at NRG Stadium on February 5, 2017, in Houston, Texas. Photo: Kevin C. Cox
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Tom posted her on his Instagram with his family wishing her a happy birthday and celebrating. She and Brady's father have been the cornerstone of his success, often seen in NFL games supporting the star athlete. Is Tom Brady's mom healthy?

Profile summary

Full name

Galynn Patricia Brady

Birth date

July 4th 1944


79 years old (As of July 2023)




Minnesota, United States



Current residence

San Mateo, California, United States



Height in feet


Height in centimetres

167 cm

Weight in kilograms

62 kg

Weight in pounds

136 lb

Hair colour



Bernice Johnson (Mother) and Gordon Johnson (Father)


Alan and Gary Johnson (Brothers)

Marital status



Tom Brady Sr


Julie, Maureen, Nancy Brady (Daughters) and Tom Brady (Son)



How old is Tom Brady's mom?

Galynn Patricia Brady's birthday is on the 4th of July every year. She was born in 1944 in Minnesota, USA. Patricia turned 79 years old in July 2023.

What is Galynn Patricia Brady's net worth?

Patricia's net worth is between $ 1 million and $5 million. Tom Brady's mom was a flight attendant before she retired.

How tall is Tom Brady's mom?

Patricia is 5'7" or 167cm tall. She also weighs 62kg or 136 lb.

Is Galynn Patricia Brady still alive?

The 79-year-old lives with Tom Brady Sr in San Mateo, California, where they raised their children. She was also diagnosed with cancer in June 2016 and underwent chemotherapy during the 2016/2017 season.

How old is Tom Brady’s mom?
Tom Brady Sr. and Galynn Brady during a pregame cancer ceremony at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass, Oct. 22, 2017. Photo: Barry Chin
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In an interview, she said,

"I just wanted to be there for Tommy, and I wanted to be there with our family. Everybody was going to the Super Bowl and I didn't want to miss that."

In an interview with Boston Globe in 2017, Tom Sr revealed that Galynn Patricia Brady's health was stable, and the treatments had ended. She also suffered a scare during the Covid 19 pandemic.

Who is Galynn Patricia Brady's son?

The 79-year-old has four children, with Tom Brady being her only son. The star is a former quarterback who had a 23-year career. He was born on August 3rd 1977, in San Mateo, California. The star had 7 Super Bowl wins in 2002, 2004, 2015, 2017, 2019, and 2021, a record. He was named MVP five times in 2002, 2004, 2015, 2017, and 2021.

What is Galynn Patricia Brady's net worth?
Tom Brady kisses his mother, Galynn Patricia Brady, as she holds his nephew Ryan Bonelli at the end of training camp at the Gillette Stadium practice field in Foxborough, Mass, Aug. 8, 2017. Photo: John Tlumacki
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Who is Galynn Patricia Brady's spouse?

The star's mother is married to Tom Brady Sr. The two met in California when she was a flight attendant, and Tom Sr worked for an insurance firm. They got married on April 19th 1969.

What does Tom Brady's dad do for a living?

When young, Brady's father worked for an insurance firm when he met his mother. Tom's father is the CEO and founder of Thoma Brady and Associates, an independent insurance firm he founded more than 50 years ago. He has a B.S. in Sociology from the University of San Francisco. His company's bio reads,

"His goal was to help families with their planning and insurance needs by delivering the same level of commitment that he provided to his own family. Today, while the firm has grown to service both individual and corporate clients, that same mission of trust and commitment remains,"

How many kids does Tom Brady have?

The former quarterback has three kids named Benjamin Rein, who is 13; Vivian Lake, who is ten and his eldest son Jack who is 15. The star had his first child with Bridget Moynahan, whom he adopted with his ex-girlfriend in 2007, and the rest with his divorced wife, Gisele Bündchen.

How tall is Tom Brady’s mom?
Tom Brady celebrates with ex-wife Gisele Bundchen and children Vivian and Benjamin after Super Bowl LIII at Mercedes-Benz Stadium on February 3, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia. Photo: Kevin C. Cox
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What is Tom Brady's net worth?

The star athlete is worth more than $250 million. Tom got most of his money as earnings from his football career and endorsement deals with major brands. The former quarterback also has a $375 million contract to be a Tv contributor with FOX for ten years while earning a $52 million endorsement.

Tom Brady's mom has been on his side for most of his career, supporting him. The star's father, Tom Sr, has reported that she is much closer to Tom than him. The two have been married for over 50 years and still live together.

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