When it comes to professional boxing Floyd Mayweather Jr. is always in the talking. Called the Modern Day Mike, Floyd is an unstoppable force. He competed in the professional boxing circuit from 1996 to 2015. Floyd Mayweather Jr. competed in 50 professional fights winning all of them. His record is a standout 50-0. Mayweather won 27 of these fights via a knockout. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is also very well known for his trash talks and his confidence outside the ring. Here is a look at the life of Floyd Mayweather Jr.:
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Family:
Mayweather is the father of five lovely kids, the eldest being Koraun, 21 years old. His oldest daughter is 20-year-old Iyanna, he has another son Zion who is 19, and a 16-year-old daughter named Jirah. Devion Cromwell, who is the son of ex-girlfriend Melissa Brim, is considered Floyd’s adopted son although the process wasn’t formally completed.
The four biological children come from two different mommies. Koraun, Zion, and Jirah are Floyd’s long-time ex-girlfriend and Josie Harris’ children. Iyanna is the daughter of Floyd’s short-lived relationship with TV star Melissa Brim.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Early Life:
Floyd Mayweather Jr. was born Floyd Joy Sinclair on 24th February 1977. He is the son of Floyd Mayweather Sr. His father was a professional boxer too. Floyd Mayweather was surrounded by people who were an integral part of the boxing circuit. His uncles were professional boxers. One of his uncles was a world champion. Floyd went to Ottawa Hills High School before dropping out.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Education:
Mayweather has not graduated high school. He pursued his dream of being a successful professional boxer. He dropped out of the Ottawa Hills High School.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Boxing Career:
Mayweather was first recognized in the boxing circuit with his bronze medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics. His victory was in the featherweight 57kg section. Floyd Mayweather had an illustrious career. He won his first title WBC Super Featherweight in 1998. Throughout his career, Floyd remained undefeated in all of his 50 fights.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Net Worth:
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has a current net worth of 450 million Dollars. Throughout his 25-year career, Floyd is estimated to have earned 1.1 billion Dollars.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Achievements:
- World Boxing Council super featherweight champion in 130 lbs category
- World Boxing Council All Africa champion in 2008
- World Boxing Council 24K Gold championship belt
- World Boxing Council Supreme championship belt
- World Boxing Council Emerald championship belt
- World Boxing Association Man of Triumph Gold champion trophy
- World Boxing Council Money champion
- World Boxing Council lightweight champion in 135 lbs category
- World Boxing Council super lightweight champion in140 lbs category
- World Boxing Council Emeritus light middleweight championship belt
- World Boxing Council Diamond light middleweight championship belt
- International Boxing Federation welterweight champion in 147 lbs category
- WBC welterweight champion 2 times in 147 lbs category
- WBA Super welterweight champion in 147 lbs category
- WBO welterweight champion in 147 lbs category
- WBC light middleweight champion 2 times in 154 lbs category
- WBA Super light middleweight champion in 154 lbs category