Biography - A Short Wiki
Considered one of rugby’s first international superstars, he recorded 215 points in 73 appearances on New Zealand’s national team.
He was married to Tanya Rutter from 1996-2000 and Fiona Lomu from 2003-2008. He was married to Nadene Quirk at the time of his death and was survived by two young sons.
How did Jonah Lomu die?
|Cause of death||Cardiac Arrest|
|Age of death||40 years|
|Birthday||May 12, 1975|
|Death date||November 18, 2015|
|Place of death||Auckland, New Zealand|
|Place of burial||Mangere, Auckland, New Zealand|
I always say to people that you have never seen the best of me, and that’s what I mean – I’ve never been fully fit.Jonah Lomu
Each haka has its own interpretation, but you have to make sure you are in unison with your team-mates; the haka should be a proper war cry.Jonah Lomu
I have crooked toes from wearing boots that didn’t fit me because that’s all I could afford as a kid.Jonah Lomu
Until 1998, I worked in marketing at ASB bank. I loved it.Jonah Lomu
Towards the end of 2003 it was hard to get through training – and the darkest point was when a doctor told me there was a possibility I could end up in a wheelchair.Jonah Lomu