Ironically for a "redneck", Foxworthy was born on exactly the same day as black comedian Michael Winslow (of Police Academy and Spaceballs fame).
Jeff was listed at #92 in Forbes magazine's Celebrity 100 of 2007.
Jeff lends his name to a line of dried beef products called Jeff Foxworthy Jerky.
He was parodied on the Family Guy episode "To Love and Die in Dixie", where he was hiding in a closet before coming out and giving one of his trademark "You know you're a redneck when..."
In 2007, Jeff began hosting and producing a new game show for FOX called Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?
Jeff is a big Atlanta Braves baseball Fan.
His Western astrological sign is Virgo and his Chinese astrological sign is the Dog.
Jeff has written over 13 best selling books.
TNN declared him to be Comedian of the Year three years in a row.
He has his own line of greeting cards produced my American Greetings that are available at Wal-Mart stores.
Even though the big networks cancelled his show twice, Jeff received a People's Choice Award as Favorite Male Newcomer for The Jeff Foxworthy Show.
In the Disney movie Fox and The Hound II Jeff does the voice of the character Lyle.
He was nominated for a Cable Ace Award for his second Showtime special.
Jeff's most recent solo comedy CD was Have Your Loved Ones Spayed or Neutered released in July of 2004. It debuted at number one on the Billboard Comedy Charts.
Jeff lives with his wife and children in Atlanta where he grew up.
In 2001, Jeff received a Broadcast Personality of the Year Award nomination from the Country Music Acadamy.
Jeff did the voice of Reggie the Rooster in the movie Racing Stripes.
The soundtrack to Blue Collar Comedy Tour, Rides Again debuted at number one on the Billboard Comedy Charts.
In 1990, Jeff won the American Comedy Award for Funniest Male Stand-Up Comic.
Jeff says that his sitcom was cancelled because the big networks didn't know how to market his humor and thought it was "too Southern".
Actor Eric Bruno Borgman is Jeff's cousin.
Jeff is six feet tall.
Jeff attended Hapeville High School.
His 1993 album You Might Be a Redneck If… was the highest-selling comedy album of all time.
He worked as maintaining mainframe computers at IBM.
Jeff graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) in 1979.
Jeff hosts a weekly radio show called The Foxworthy Countdown on country music stations across the U.S.A.
Jeff is part owner in a restaurant chain called "Jeff Foxworthy's Backyard Bar-B-Q".
Jeff has two children, Jordan (born in 1992) and Juliane (born in 1994).
Jeff Foxworthy: I hope someday we can stamp out illiteracy in America. Of course you'll have to kill alot of my relatives to do it.
Jeff Foxworthy: (referring to the Victoria's Secret catalog) A free book that comes to my house full of nothing but women in their underwear? God Bless America!
Jeff Foxworthy: If you break into my house, I will shoot you. My wife will shoot you and then spend thirty minutes telling you why she shot you.
Jeff Foxworthy: You moon the wrong person at an office party and suddenly you're not 'professional' any more.
Jeff Foxworthy: On life's list of fun things to do, [visiting my in-laws] comes in somewhere below sitting in a tub full of scissors.
Jeff Foxworthy: Getting married for sex is like buying a 747 for the free peanuts.