Mike Tyson is the well-known name of Michael Gerard Tyson, who was born on 30th June 1966 in New York. He has gained a position of world’s Undisputed Heavyweight champion, who was fortunate to receive the Heavyweight Title as the youngest boxer at that time.
Mike Tyson Net Worth 2019
Mike Tyson owns a Net Worth of $3 million, as of 2019. Though he owned $300 million once upon a time. However, ended up losing the whole of the fortune achieved by him due to his habits and attitude.
Serving a sentence in the prison affected his career, to a great extent. In addition to which, his lavish lifestyle and extravagance made him bankrupt. There was a time when he used to earn more than $20 million for each fight he fought with all the zeal and dedication. Mike has been living with maximum expensive likings and habits, which turned his career upside down.
Once he used to have a list of luxury cars, in his collection. In addition to that, he used to keep 3 Bengal tigers as his pets. That cost him a fortune since he used to spend a minimum of $60k on each one. Also hired a trainer for $125k on a yearly basis. He has gifted a gold bathtub to his wife, worth $2.3 million.
Biography of Louis Ck
|Full Name||Mike Tyson|
|Birthdate||30th June 1966|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, USA|
|Height||1.80 m (5ft 11 in)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Wife(s)||Robin Givens, Monica Turner, Lakiha Spicer|
2 Decades of Victory
- Even Before he began his professional career, he was able to win the Gold medal in the Junior Olympic Games.
- Mike was in the ring for around 20 years, 1985 – 2005. It was the time that he proved all his boxing skills in the ring, against his opponent boxers aggressively. In 2006, he has to retire from the dynamic profession when he was not able to knock out his opponent boxers.
- After quitting of his boxing career, he entered into the Hollywood movies which welcomed him with all the heart.
- He was able to win in the 19 fights, in which 12 were won in the first round of the boxing match.
Setback Of Life
When he was accused of the rape charges, he needs to spend 6 long years behind the bars which were the major interruption of his career. Though when his attorney appealed for the reduction of the sentence, he had to stay in prison for 3 years after his parole was granted.
After completing his jail term, he converted to Islam.
Achievements & Recognitions
- Mike has achieved the WBA, WBC & IBF Titles in the initial years of his career.
- He was honoured with Lineal Champion position in 1988, against Michael Spinks.
- In the history of a heavyweight boxing career, he achieved the 3rd Longest Unified Championship Reign.
- His position is #15 in the list of BoxRec’s of the heavyweight boxers. In the list of hundred greatest Punchers, he was able to achieve the #16 in The Rings.
- He also remains known with World Boxing Hall of Fame & International Boxing of Fame.
- Mike’s presence was witnessed in the movies; such as The Mike Tyson Mysteries, Ip Man 3, The Entourage, etc.