About Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson net worth is only 1 million of dollars. Now he is retired from boxing, but when he was at his best Mike Tyson net worth was 300 million of dollars. He was the heavyweight champion of the world.
Mike Tyson was born in Brooklyn, New York a very dangerous neighborhood and he grew up there. He was arrested 38 times until he was 13 and then he was forced to attend Tryon School for Boys. This changed his life. From the beginning it was clear that he is good at boxing. So he was trained by Bobby Stewart a detention councilor and o former boxer.
After some time Tyson was introduced to Cus D’Amato a legendary trainer and boxing manager and he became his professional trainer. Unfortunately when Mike was sixteen his mother died and a lot of problems appeared in his life, but Cus D’Amato decided to help him and became his legal guardian. Mike Tyson net worth began to increase with the changes in his life happening.
His first victory was in 1992 when he won a silver medal in Junior Olympics. His professional debut happened in 1985 when he knocked out Hector Mercedes. Mike Tyson net worth increased with his 26 wins from 28 fights and he became famous in media, but then in November 1985 Cus D’Amato died and he was left alone and angry on the world, because his trainer was like a father figure for him. In 1986 his first fight happened that was broadcast on television and he defeated his opponent without putting a lot of effort in it. From this event his journey in the history of boxing began. He became the youngest person that has even been first on the Heavyweight championship.
Mike Tyson net worth also increased with the release of a game called “Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out!!!” and he has become American boxing icon.
However not everything went so good for Mike all his life. In 1988 he began to go through divorce with his wife and he fired his mentor and trainer Kevin Rooney and everything began to fall apart including his abilities as a boxer. Mike lost his Heavyweight boxing crown. From then his life got worse. He was sentenced to ten years in prison for raping a model, but tried to come back after three years. But when he bit a piece of his opponent’s ear it was impossible and he announced his retirement in 2005 also he was announced with bankruptcy so Mike Tyson net worth was empty.
After these shocking life experiences Mike has made appearance on different television shows and movies like Hangover increasing Mike Tyson net worth with some money.