Max Weinberg in „New Jersey Hall of Fame“ aufgenommen

Nachdem Bruce Springsteen im Jahre 2008, Steven Van Zandt 2017 und Southside Johnny anno 2018 in die „New Jersey Hall of Fame“ aufgenommen wurde, kommt die Ehre nun auch E Street Band Schlagzeuger Max Weinberg zuteil.

Die offizielle Pressemeldung:

The New Jersey Hall of Fame (NJHOF) is thrilled to announce its 14th class of inductees, once again highlighting some of the state’s best and brightest.

The inductees showcase the wide-ranging talent of the Garden State, from former Eagles quarterback Ron Jaworski to comedian Chelsea Handler. Other inductees include singer-songwriter and drummer Max Weinberg.

The 14th Annual Induction Ceremony will be broadcast on My9NJ and on NJ PBS, radio and prominent social media platforms, making the event widely available to the public. This year’s ceremony will be virtual, but NJHOF officials look forward to holding a live ceremony in 2023.

“New Jersey is never at a loss for heroes and role models for coming generations,” says Jon F. Hanson, chairman of the NJHOF. “We are honored to celebrate the lives and contributions of these notable New Jersey luminaries throughout the state, at our terminals and Parkway service areas, and next year at our Entertainment and Learning Center at American Dream.”

The New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2022 is:


  • Ron Jaworski, Voorhees, former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback and National Football League (NFL) analyst
  • Heather O’Reilly, East Brunswick, professional soccer player and three-time Olympic medalist

Performing Arts

  • Chelsea Handler, Livingston, Award-winning comedian, television host, best-selling author and advocate
  • Max Weinberg, Newark, drummer and television personality


  • Ralph Izzo, Cranbury, businessman and former nuclear physicist
  • Dr. Roy Vagelos, Westfield, physician and business executive
  • The Unanue Family, Alpine, Ridgefield Park, founder of Goya Foods

Public Service

  • Governor Richard J. Hughes, Florence Township, lawyer, politician, and judge
  • Dorothea Dix, Trenton, Nurse and advocate for mentally ill

Arts & Letters

  • Margaret Bourke-White, Middlesex, photographer and documentary photographer
  • Walter Dean Myers, Jersey City, writer of children’s books and young adult literature

Die 14th Annual Induction Zeremonie findet Ende Oktober 2022 virtuell auf diversen Plattformen wie Facebook oder PBS statt.

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