Wayne Messam Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Wayne Messam Quick Info
Height6 ft 4 in
Weight95 kg
Date of BirthJune 7, 1974
Zodiac SignGemini
SpouseAngela Messam

Wayne Messam is an American former football player, businessman, and politician who is known for being the 10th mayor of Miramar, Florida. In addition to that, he also ran for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in the 2020 United States presidential election but dropped out of the presidential run on November 20, 2019.

Born Name

Wayne Martin Messam

Nick Name

Wayne

Wayne Messam as seen in one of his official pictures
Wayne Messam as seen in one of his official pictures (Government Unit of the U.S. State of Florida / U.S. State Government Work / Public Domain)

Sun Sign

Gemini

Born Place

South Bay, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States

Residence

Miramar, Broward County, Florida, United States

Nationality

American

Education

Wayne Messam studied at Glades Central High School, a high school located in Belle Glade, Florida. After that, he got enrolled at Florida State University and played as a wide receiver for the Florida State Seminoles from 1993 through 1996. In 1997, he graduated from the university with a bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems.

Occupation

Former Football Player, Businessman, Politician, Producer

Family

  • Father – Hubert (Used to cut sugarcane)
  • Mother – Delsey V. Messam
  • Siblings – Wayne Messam has 3 older siblings and 1 younger sibling.
Wayne Messam (Left) as seen while posing for the camera along with World War II Veteran Luis A. Morales in June 2019
Wayne Messam (Left) as seen while posing for the camera along with World War II Veteran Luis A. Morales in June 2019 (Wayne Messam / Instagram)

Position

Wide receiver

Build

Athletic

Height

6 ft 4 in or 193 cm

Weight

95 kg or 209.5 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Wayne Messam has dated –

  1. Angela Messam – He is married to Angela Messam and the duo parents 3 children, which include twin daughters named Kayla and Kyla and a son.

Race / Ethnicity

Black

Wayne Messam is of African-Jamaican descent.

Wayne Messam as seen in May 2019
Wayne Messam as seen in May 2019 (Marc Nozell / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight

Distinctive Features

  • Baldhead
  • Towering height
Wayne Messam as seen in a picture alongside Maya Moore during an event in September 2019
Wayne Messam as seen in a picture alongside Maya Moore during an event in September 2019 (Wayne Messam / Instagram)

Wayne Messam Facts

  1. He was his parents’ first child to have been born in the United States.
  2. He spent his childhood years in South Bay, Florida.
  3. During his time being a part of the Florida State Seminoles, Wayne Messam was included in the 1993 national championship team and caught 62 passes for 793 yards and 4 touchdowns.
  4. Despite his interest in the game, he was not selected in the 1997 NFL Draft. Later, he signed a contract with the Cincinnati Bengals as an undrafted free agent.
  5. Cincinnati Bengals released him on August 4, 1997.
  6. He assumed office as the 10th Mayor of Miramar on April 1, 2015.
  7. Initially, Wayne Messam reacted to the reports stating that he was considering a bid for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020 citing that “all options will remain on the table.” Later on, he announced his candidacy for the presidential run on March 28, 2019.
  8. The first quarter donations for his presidential campaign amounted to $43,531. The campaign was unable to receive many donations and suffered a lack of funds.
  9. Wayne Messam wrapped up his presidential campaign on November 20, 2019, because he did not qualify for any Democratic debate as well as he was not classified as a “major candidate” by outlets such as FiveThirtyEight.
  10. He has amassed a decent social media fan base with more than 15k followers on Twitter.
  11. Wayne Messam has served as the producer for the documentary titled “I Talk to Strangers”.
  12. He is very passionate about his health and works out on a regular basis.
  13. He has also appeared on shows like Let’s Chat Live with Lawrence Farry and New Day.

Featured Image by Government Unit of the U.S. State of Florida / U.S. State Government Work / Public Domain

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