The American professional mixed martial artist and wrestler is known among his followers as “Mighty Mouse”. He is the most powerful and motivating man. He is the current UFC Flyweight Champion. Johnson is a top pound-for-pound boxer.
|celebrated name:||Demetrious Johnson|
|Real name/Full name:||Demetrious Khrisna Johnson|
|Age:||35 years old|
|Date of birth:||August 13, 1986|
|Birthplace:||Madisonville, Kentucky, United States|
|Sexual orientation:||Straight ahead|
|Wife/husband (name):||Lot Johnson (m. 2012)|
|Children:||Yes (3 children)|
|Profession:||American mixed martial artist and former freestyle wrestler|
|Net worth in 2022:||$8 million|
Demetrious Johnson Biography
Demetrious Johnson’s early memories are difficult. He was born on August 13, 1986 in Madisonville, Kentucky, USA. He was raised by his deaf mother and obnoxious stepfather. In an interview, he said that he had never seen or even seen his biological father.
Demetrious Johnson’s Age, Height and Weight
Demetrious Johnsonborn on August 13, 1986, is on today, July 23, 2022, 35 years old. His height is 1.6 m and he weighs 61 kg.
Johnson began his career in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in 2007 and was knocked out in the first round. After that, he won eight more fights in other local events. By winning the Alaska Fighting Championship, he also lands a contract with the WEC.
He won several fights in World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC). He defeated Damacio Page by third-round submission at WEC 52. Later, the WEC merged with the UFC and won a fight with Japanese superstar Norifumi Yamamoto at UFC 126 using takedowns. He also fought Miguel Torres and Ian McCall. Johnson holds a winning record in the UFC after a string of wins.
He became the UFC Flyweight Champion in 2012 and has faced prominent fighters and wrestlers such as Chris Cariaso, Kyoji Horiguchi and Joseph Benavidez. He currently participates in UFC fights.
Achievements and Awards
Johnson has won several battles fighting against well-known opponents. He received the ESPY for “Best Fighter” in 2017 after beating Gennady Golovkin, Terence Crawford and Andre Ward. He is the UFC’s first and current flying champion. On the contrary, he has won several battles and competitions.
Demetrious Johnson’s Net Worth in 2022
Demetrious Johnson’s net worth is estimated to be over $8 million as of July 2022. Most of Johnson’s revenue comes from pay-per-view attacks. In addition, money is generated from UFC fights and award-winning fights. In 2015, he got $237,000 as a salary at UFC 186.
In September 2014, he received $183,000 as his compensation from UFC 178. In the same year, but in June 2014, he won $179,000 at UFC 174. In 2013, he received $102,000 in January pay from UFC, $108,000 in July, and $225,000 in December as UFC salary during his fight.
Johnson is widely regarded as the best mixed martial artist in the world. Despite their difficult background, he becomes a great boxer. He beat his competition because of his hard work and strict schedule. He won 13 of the 14 air fights unanimously. He has shown that hard work and training never fail. His life is most motivating for someone who is disappointed by problems.
Demetrious Johnson Wife, Marriage
Demetrious Johnson also said his wife is one of the most amazing turns of his life. His existence would not be complete without her. Demetrious got married on May 15, 2012 in Hawaii.
Tyren and Maverick are his two sons. Johnson is a passionate fighter loved by fans. He graduated from Washington, Washington High School. He has been a fantastic sportsman or athlete since primary school. During his school years, he was the state wrestling champion.