Robert Griffin III.
Robert’s humble and disciplined upbringing helped shape him into the man we now know as RG3.
RG3 - Growing Up
Robert Lee Griffin III was born in Okinawa, Japan on February 12, 1990 to Army Sergeant Robert Lee Griffin Jr. and Army Sergeant Jacqueline Marie Griffin. He is the youngest of three children among his two sisters, Jihan & Dejon Griffin. Robert spent part of his childhood living in New Orleans, Louisiana, in conditions that gave him a true understanding of what it means to struggle, and the sacrifices and dedication it takes to rise up and to prosper.
RG3 - The High School Years
Robert is a military kid who has traveled all over the world
and had to adapt to changing environments and cultures his
whole life. Once his parents were divinely assigned to Fort H
ood Texas his life would never be the same. Robert attended
Copperas Cove High School, where on top of his athletic
achievements he was able to graduate ranked 7th in a
graduating class of 440.
RG3 - The Man Today
After graduating HS a year early, he enrolled at Baylor University
where he earned his Bachelors Degree in Political Science with a
minor in Communications in just 3 years. During his final season of
college football, he came within a pending completion of a thesis to
get his Masters Degree in Corporate Communications with a focus on
film and digital media.