His date of birth, Friday, March 2nd, 1962, is also a sports record history date.
Late NBA athlete, Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points, as a Philadelphia Warrior against the New York Knicks, on the very same date.
The song "August 7", from his solo album "Destination Anywhere", is a tribute to his friend/manager Paul Korzilius' daughter Katherine.
She died at the age of six under mysterious circumstances on August 7, 1996.
He has owned a few cars as well, a white Datsun 280Z in 1988, a 1958 Corvette 1988-1992, a Ferrari 328 GTSI 1988-1992; in 1995, Jon owned a Ferrari, Camaro, two Corvettes, some Jeeps, Mustang Shelby and a 1957 Lincoln Premier, some motorcycles, among them a Harley Davidson and a snowmobile.
In 1996, he owned a Harley Davidson, black Mercedes and a red 91/92 Corvette. He started smoking in 1994 during the making of Moonlight and Valentino (1995) but quit again.
Picked it back up during the making of The Leading Man (1996) and after the 1996 tour because he "just likes it". Sharkey, was of Polish descent, while his maternal grandmother, Martha W. His favorite songs are "Ruby" by The Kaiser Chiefs, "Overnight Sensation" by The Raspberries, "Clocks" by Coldplay, "You're Beautiful" by James Blunt, "Chasing Cars" by Snow Patrol, "Tiny Dancer" by Elton John, "Start Me Up" by The Rolling Stones, "Cannonball" by Damien Rice, "When You Were Young" by The Killers and "One" by U2. This is the way I look at sex scenes: I have basically been doing them for a living for years.
His paternal grandfather, Louis Bongiovi, was of Italian (Sicilian) descent, and his paternal grandmother, Elizabeth M. Trying to seduce an audience is the basis of rock 'n roll, and if I may say so, I'm pretty good at it...Plus, being married and monogamous, it's the closest thing I can do to having sex without getting in trouble for it...The only thing I like more than my wife is my money, and I'm not about to lose that to her and her lawyers, that's for damn sure."--Movieline, February 1998 Some people just court celebrity for the sake of it. He was always a great actor, but I think the man's lost it, lost it. And the people who should be getting the attention, people like Bob Dylan, aren't. I wrote the album during a time of extreme polarization in America.You won't ever catch me jumping up and down on Oprah going on about how I love this woman. Suddenly, Katie Holmes is on the covers of magazines. There was a war happening and it was dividing families. What drew me to politics in the first place was the fact that I wanted to have a place to take a stand and use my voice to express what I believed in. I feel that as a politician, fifty per cent of people would hate you before you even left the house.These people claim they hate the intrusion that fame brings but then they bring it on themselves by having huge entourages everywhere they go, attracting attention to themselves. I realized the party that I was working for had lost but that we still had to come forward together as a nation. And I've never quite known what motivates politicians.Do they really believe in the cause that strongly or is it just the pursuit of power?