Julianna Pena Bio

(mixed martial artist)

Julianna Pena is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. She is the first woman to win The Ultimate Fighter. She is married.

Relationship Statistics of Julianna Pena

What is Julianna Pena marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
How many children does Julianna Pena have ? (name):One (Issa Cruz)
Is Julianna Pena having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Julianna Pena lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Julianna Pena is a married woman. Her husband’s name is unknown. Also, details on her marriage date and details have not been revealed.

She is pregnant with a baby girl. She announced that she is expecting in October 2017 via her social media handle, Instagram. Because of her pregnancy, she announced that she won’t be playing anytime soon.

Then in early 2018, she gave birth to a girl. She named her Issa Cruz.

Who is Julianna Pena?

Washington born Julianna Pena is often known by her nickname ‘The Venezuelan Vixen’ is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

In 2013, Pena appeared in the award-winning mixed martial arts documentary “Fight Life”.

As of January 17, 2017, she ranks number 5 in official UFC women’s bantamweight rankings. She is also known as the winner of the “Comeback of the Year” title after her victory against Shayna Baszler. Strong and athletic Pena is known to be the first woman to win The Ultimate Fighter.

Julianna PenaAge, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

Julianna Pena was born in Spokane, Washington, US on August 19, 1989. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is Caucasian.

Her elder sister is former KREM 2 reporter and morning/noon meteorologist, Grace Pena. She was interested in fighting from a very young age. There is no information on her parents.

Education History

As part of her education, she graduated from Mt. Spokane High School at the age of 18, back in 2007. She then joined Spokane Community College located in her hometown where she completed her further education.

Julianna Pena: Professional Life and Career

Julianna went on to go for a fight after right after her education. At the age of 20, she joined MMA and made a professional MMA debut in May 2009. She won 4 fights back to back. Her controlled fight against Shayna Baszler and her comeback made her win the “Comeback of the Year” award in 2013.

Julianna Pena made her Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), (which is an American mixed martial art promotion company) debut on November 30, 2013, when she fought Jessica Rakoczy in the finals at The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale where she won by TKO in the final seconds of the first round.

She is still under the contract with UFC and fighting another mixed martial artist.

Julianna Pena: Salary and Net Worth

Her contract with UFC pays her a salary of $56000. Having fought 11 official professional matches and winning 8 of them have accumulated her some handsome prize money.

As of now, her net worth is estimated to be $196000.

Julianna Pena: Rumors, Controversy

It was rumored that her friendship with co-fighter and friend Miesha Tate was about to collapse after media threw some shades on her following the news whether she would fight Miesha Tate or not.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Moving towards her body measurements, Julianna Pena has a good height of 5 feet 7 inches with a bodyweight of 61kg. Her bra size is 34 A, her shoe size is 8(US) and her dress size is 6(US).

She has a well-shaped body of 35-25-35 inches. Her hair color is dark brown and her eye color is also dark brown.

Social Media

Pena is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. She has around  93765 followers on Facebook, she has more than 144k followers on Instagram, and has more than 81.2k followers on Twitter.


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