|Real Name||Michael Gerard “Mike” Tyson|
The Baddest Man on the Planet
|Profession||American former Professional Boxer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Weight||in Kilograms- 109 kg
in Pounds- 240 lbs
|Body Measurements||– Chest: 52 Inches
– Waist: 36 Inches
– Biceps: 18.5 Inches
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Records (main ones)||• Mike Tyson held the undisputed heavyweight championship and held the record as the youngest boxer to win the WBA, WBC, and IBF heavyweight titles.
• In 1986, he won the WBC title, after stopping Trevor Berbick in two rounds.
• Tyson carried off the WBA and IBF titles after defeating James Smith and Tony Tucker in 1987, this made him the first heavyweight boxer to simultaneously hold the WBA, WBC, and IBF titles, and the only heavyweight to successively unify them.
• In 1996, Tyson regained a heavyweight championship after defeating Frank Bruno and Bruce Seldon by knockout. By getting this feat, he joined Floyd Patterson, Muhammad Ali, Tim Witherspoon, Evander Holyfield, and George Foreman, as the only men in boxing history to have regained a heavyweight championship after having lost it.
|Career Turning Point||When Tyson won the Gold Medals at the 1981 and 1982 Junior Olympic Games, defeating Joe Cortez in 1981 and beating Kelton Brown in 1982.|
|Date of Birth||June 30, 1966|
|Age (as in 2016)||50 Years|
|Birth Place||Brooklyn, New York City,
New York, U.S
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Cancer|
|Hometown||Brooklyn, New York City,
New York, U.S
|College||Central State University, USA|
|Educational Qualifications||Doctorate in Humane Letters|
|Family||Father– Purcell Tyson
Step Father– Jimmy Kirkpatrick
Mother– Lorna Smith
Brothers– Rodney Tyson, Jimmie Lee Kirkpatrick
Sister– Denise Tyson
|Controversies||• In 1991, Tyson was convicted of rape of 18-year-old girl Desiree Washington, he was sentenced for 6 years in prison.
• In 1997 in a rematch with Evander Holyfield, Tyson bit off part of Holyfield’s ear. Tyson was disqualified from the match and lost his boxing license, although it was later reinstated.
|Favourite Singer||Stevie Wonder|
|Girls, Family & More|
|Affairs/Girlfriends||Naomi Campbell (1987),|
|Money Factors and Cars collection|
|Cars Collection||2000 Lamborghini Diablo
1997 Bentley Continental T – car
|Net Worth||$300 million|