Michael Gerard Tyson, otherwise popularly known as Mike Tyson is a former boxer. He is a famous heavyweight champion who has already made a fortune and lost it. His tremendous record speaks the same for itself. His punches were extremely noteworthy and his power in the ring amused several people. He talked about his bipolar disorder and how he took that energy and incorporated it into his aggressive boxing style.
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Michael Gerard Tyson is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1985 to 2005. He reigned as the undisputed world heavyweight champion and holds the record as the youngest boxer to win a heavyweight title at 20 years, four months and 22 days old. Wikipedia
Age: 30 June 1966 (age 52 years), Brownsville, New York City, New York, United States
Height: 1.78 m
Albums: The Hangover Part II: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Iconic
Children: Rayna Tyson, Amir Tyson, Milan Tyson, Exodus Tyson, Mikey Lorna Tyson, Miguel Leon Tyson, Morocco Tyson
Being one of the most popular Heavyweight Champion, he has a manly, macho feel to him. He was so proficient in his field that he punched several men who were knocked out in the first round itself. This led him to the title of World Heavyweight Champion and then, later on, it turned into an Undisputed Heavyweight Champion. His self-defense techniques and the speed of his punches made him prone to any such harm from his opponents. He won several other titles and people began to think that he was truly invincible. This phase was particularly the prime time of his life where he had everything he needed, be it money or fame. His accomplishments in several categories made fans go crazy just to get one look of his face.
Mike Tyson went through a tough time as he made a series of bad decisions and got in touch with the wrong people. To top it off, his mentor who was more like a father to him died. This added to the mental pressure he had and made him lose several fights. There were a whole lot of controversies surrounding him and his career. He lost a lot of imperative coaches and several others who were very close to him.
And because of that, he even had to go to prison. His comebacks weren’t as strong as before and because of this, he blamed himself for his failures.
After several years of struggle, he quit boxing and decided to try out his hand at acting instead. He made it through because of the support of people around him, including his friends and family. Since then, he has been cast in dozens of movies and TV shows, all of which have resulted in adding to Mike Tyson’s Net Worth. Some of his most popular works include ‘Tyson’, ‘IP Man 3’ and ‘Meet the Blacks’.
Mike Tyson had made a fortune of over $700 million but lost it all due to several mistakes of his past.(How Mike Tyson lost over $300million) He has recently made a comeback from his bankruptcy. Mike Tyson’s Net Worth is approximately $3 Million.
He owns a plethora of cars, being obsessed with them. He owns five cars at present, namely: A Bentley Continental which costs about $500,000, A Ferrari F50 worth $50,000 and a Ferrari 456 GT Spyder apart from a Lamborghini Diablo which costs $150,000 and lastly, a Mercedes-Benz SL-Class 560SL.
Currently, Mike Tyson is married to Lakiha Spicer and they have two kids together, apart from five other kids that he has from his previous marriages. He owns a house in the upscale and extravagant Las Vegas which is fully-equipped with the latest facilities and technological advancements. It has a gaming room and a swimming pool among several other features.