|Celebrated Name:||Anthony Johnson|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Anthony Kewoa Johnson|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Date:||6 March 1984|
|Birth Place:||Dublin, Georgia, United States|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Anthony Johnson Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$5 million|
|Last Updated:||November 2023|
Anthony Kewoa Johnson is a retired mixed martial artist, originating from America. He is a champion in the light heavyweight division of the UFC. His finishing move is knockout power and inside the octagon. He also worked in a movie titled “Warrior,” where he showcases his fighting skills as the character named Orlando Midnight.
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Early Life & Biography
Anthony Johnson was being adopted at the age of 2 and was raised by his grandparents. Famous football player Walter Payton was his other hero early in his life. He studied in West Laurens High School in his childhood days. He later attended Lassen College in Susanville, California. Anthony earned a wrestling scholarship from there and become a college National wrestling champion. At the age of 20, he passed out of college and started working as a bouncer and later entered mixed martial arts.
Johnson opened a Competitive Body Development (CBD) oil company after he finished his martial arts competitions. Later for Bare Fighting Championships, Johnson was appointed as a head fighter. He has not revealed anything about his relationship status, but it is known until now that he is single, and is currently willing to focus on his career.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 6 March 1984, Anthony Johnson is 39 years old as of today’s date 29th November 2023. His height is 1.88 m tall, and his weight is 93 kg.
Johnson made his UFC debut by knocking out Chad Reiner at UFC Fight Night 10. He knocked out Chad Reiner just 13 seconds into the first round. In the previous video for The Ultimate Fighter, he was also seen trying out for season 6. But due to some issues, he was not presented on the show. Rich Clementi submitted him in his next bout. The game was flawlessly planned to taunt Johnson and to choke Johnson out. But surprisingly, he made a comeback in the game and took an impressive victory over Tom Speer.
In July 2008, Johnson’s next fight took place against famous fighter Kevin Burns who was aired live on Spike TV. There he ended in a loss via TKO at 3:35 in the third round. In that match, he was poked multiple times in his eyes, and hence he was not able to continue after that. Previously he was being poked in his eyes for significant times and was being fouled three times.
During that time, due to a lack of remedy, he lost his appeal. On the finale of The Ultimate Fighter 8, Johnson again fought with Kevin Burns in a rematch. But this time, the result was the opposite. Johnson knocked out Burns via head kick. This earned him the award of the Knockout of The Night and a few bucks of $25000 bonus. In that, Johnson takes a surprising win by knocking out Esteves Jones via TKO in just 51 seconds in its second round.
Awards & Achievements
Anthony Johnson has an outstanding martial artist career with 28 wins and six losses. He got the position #1 at Light Heavyweight Contender in official UFC rankings and was stood #2 in the world by Sherdog and ESPN. Also nominated by the most “sub-minute” KO wins in the entire UFC history.
Net Worth & Salary of Anthony Johnson in 2023
As of November 2023, Anthony Johnson has a handsome net worth of $5 million. He has earned this fortune through hard work and dedication towards his fighting career. His earnings include all of his UFC championships and tournaments he won throughout the world.
Anthony Johnson is a retired American mixed martial artist. He is best known for his presence in brutal knockout power and intimidating inside the octagon. He was being adopted at the age of 2 and was raised by his grandparents. He also worked in a movie titled “Warrior,” where he showcases his fighting skills as the character named Orlando Midnight. Johnson made his UFC debut by knocking out Chad Reiner at UFC Fight Night 10. Before his retirement, he got the position #1 at Light Heavyweight Contender in official UFC rankings and was stood #2 in the world by Sherdog and ESPN.