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 Mike Tyson has served jail time and has appeared in several films.

Relationship Facts of Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson is married to Lakiha Spicer {Compare Couple}.
Mike Tyson married on June 06, 2009.
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He is father of Eight (Amir Tyson, Exodus Tyson, Miguel Leon Tyson, Mikey Lorna Tyson, Milan Tyson, Morocco Tyson, Rayna Tyson).
Mike Tyson is having an affair.
His sexual orientation is straight.

Mike Tyson married his long-term girlfriend Lakiha Spicer “Kiki” 

At present Mike Tyson is married to his longtime girlfriend, Lakiha Spicer “Kiki” on June 6, 2009, at the La Bella Wedding Chapel. The couple has two children, a daughter Milan and a son Morocco.

Mike Tyson dated TV personality Kenya Moore in the past. Then, he dated the English model, actress, and singer, Naomi Campbell in 1987.

At that time, Mike admired her body and unscary attitude.

He dated Robin Givens in 1987 and got married on February 7, 1988.

But, this marriage only remained live for a year and they broke off on February 14, 1989. She was not at all happy with Tyson as he was abusive and tortured her. They used to live in a mansion in Bernardsville, New Jersey.

Likewise, he dated singer, actress, and entertainer, Suzette Charles in 1989. Then, he dated Tabitha Stevens but they got separated. He dated model and former Playboy Cyber Girl, Coco Johnsen in 1996.

Similarly, he married Monica Turner who has worked as a pediatric resident at Georgetown University Medical Center.

They were married for about 5 years and called it quits in January 2002. She subsequently filed for divorce which was finalized on January 14, 2003. Through this marriage, Mike has two children, son Amir (b. 1997) and daughter Rayna (b. 1996).

He dated Dominican actress, Luz Whitney and Mike was involved in a 4-year long relationship from 2000 to 2004.

He had a fling with actress and attorney, Lauren Woodland. She is 11 years his junior.

He dated Egyptian-Sudanese-American novelist Kola Boof and had an encounter with Mike in 2006. He helped Kola’s son to enter a private school and this started a small relationship between them.

Moreover, Mike dated the British glamour model, fashion designer, and TV personality, Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace from 2006 to 2009.

She was 12 years younger than him.

Who is Mike Tyson?

Mike Tyson is a former heavyweight boxing champion.

She has served jail time and has appeared in several films.

How many siblings does Mike Tyson have?

He was born in Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York, the United States on June 30, 1966. His birth name is Michael Gerard Tyson.

Whereas, Tyson’s biological father is listed as “Purcell Tyson” (who was from Jamaica) on his birth certificate, the man Tyson had known as his father was Jimmy Kirkpatrick.

His mother’s name is Lorna Smith Tyson.

He had an elder brother Rodney and a sister Denise who passed away in 1991 due to a heart attack.

Additionally, he also had a half-brother Jimmie Lee Kirkpatrick from Kirkpatrick’s earlier marriage. Mike holds American citizenship and mixed ( African-American-Jamaican) ethnicity. His birth sign is Cancer.

Education, School/ College University

Tyson completed his schooling at Tryon School for Boys in Johnstown, New York. It was there that Bobby Stewart, a juvenile detention center counselor and former boxer, noticed Tyson’s boxing skills.

Tyson trained for the sport. He was under the full-time custody of Amato who set a rigorous training schedule for the aspiring boxer.

Tyson attended Catskill High School during the day and practiced in the ring in the evening. However, he did not graduate from school and left his studies as a junior.

Mike Tyson: Professional Life, Career

Mike Tyson’s training was very well evident in his performance at the Junior Olympic Games in 1981 and 1982, where he won gold medals convincingly, beating opponents Joe Cortez and Kelton Brown, respectively.

He fought against the eventual 1984 Summer Olympics heavyweight gold medallist Henry Tillman twice in the trials, losing on both occasions.

Tyson’s back-to-back victories brought him under media attention, who billed him as the future heavyweight champion.

While his career was progressing upwards, Tyson faced turmoil off the ring as his friend, philosopher, and guide Amato left for the heavenly abode. Rooney filled up for the shoes of Amato.

Mike Tyson’s first televised fight was against Jesse Ferguson. Likewise, he stumped the opponent by breaking the latter’s nose in the fifth round. By the sixth round, Tyson was declared a winner. By the age of 20, Tyson had won a record 22 back-to-back matches, 21 of those victories coming from a knockout.

His string of victories finally brought him his first title fight against Trevor Berbick for the World Boxing Council (WBC) heavyweight championship.

On November 22, 1986 Tyson defeated Berbick in the second round knockout and at the age of 20 years and 4 months became the youngest heavyweight champion in history.

His ambitious campaign to fight all the heavyweight champions in the world moved a step further as he knocked out Pinklon Thomas in the sixth round and Tony Tucker in the twelfth round to win the latter’s International Boxing Federation title.
With this, Tyson became the first fighter to hold the WBC, WBA, and IBF titles in a single year, 1987.

Awards, Nomination

He holds the record of being the Youngest Heavyweight Boxing Champion to date.

He was only 20 years and 4 months old then. The Junior Olympic quickest KO (Knock-Out) at 8 seconds is held by Tyson. In 1985, Tyson won the Ring magazine Prospect of the Year.

For his outstanding performance in the ring, he was awarded the Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year award in 1986 & 1988. Tyson was voted the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Overseas Personality in the year 1989.

Tyson has included in the WWE Hall of Fame in 2012 for his achievements in the professional boxing arena.

Additionally, he has been inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame and the World Boxing Hall of Fame.

Net Worth, Income, Salary

As sources have calculated, Mike currently has a net worth of around $3 million.

He once had over $300 million of net worth but he has lost it all.

Is Mike Tyson involved in any rumors and controversies?

There was a rumor that Mike was dating TV personality Kenya Moore in the past.

Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size

Mike Tyson has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Additionally, he weighs 109Kg.

In addition, his chest, waist, and biceps sizes are 52-18.5-36 inches respectively. Mie’s hair color is dark brown and his eye color is dark brown.

Social Media

Being an American boxer Mike has a huge fan following rate. He has been active on social sites and YouTube.

He has 21.7M followers on his Facebook. Around 5.6M followers on his Twitter and he has around 14.7M followers on his Instagram.


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