About Jeter

Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, New Jersey

He weighs 195 pounds

He is 6 feet, 3 inches tall

He is Shortstop for the 26 time World Champion New York Yankees

Derek's parents are Dorothy and Charles Jeter

Jeter has one sister, Sharlee Jeter

His favorite food is Chicken Parm

His favorite place to visit is Puerto Rico

Derek Jeter has a shoe "inspired" by him. It's called, Jumpman Turn 2's. They are a Jordan shoe. They come in three colors. Blue, black and gray. Below, is a picture! :)

Derek's foundation is called The Turn 2 Foundation. You can visit their website,


Derek Jeter has co-written a book called, The Life You Imagine.The author is a great guy. He is a New York Times writer, Jack Curry.

Jeter is the only Yankee ever to win the All Star Game MVP award, and the World Series MVP award~all in the same year!

Derek has won 4 World Championships, and lets all hope, soon he will have more! :)

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