Floyd Mayweather Jr. is an American retired professional boxer who is widely considered to be one of the greatest boxers of his era. Mayweather competed from 1996 to 2007, 2009 to 2010, 2011 to 2015, and in 2017, he made a comeback to the ring and defeated the greatest MMA fighter of all time Conor Mcgregor. During his career, he has won 15 world titles and the lineal championship in four different weight classes. Mayweather won a bronze medal in the featherweight division at the 1996 Olympics. He won three U.S. Golden Gloves championships (at light flyweight, flyweight, and featherweight), and the U.S. national championship at featherweight. He is a two-time winner of the Ring magazine Fighter of the Year award (1998 and 2007), a three-time winner of the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) Fighter of the Year award (2007, 2013 and 2015), and a six-time winner of the Best Fighter ESPY Award (2007, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, and 2014). He retired in 2017 with a record of 50-0. Born Floyd Joy Sinclair on February 24, 1977 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, into a family of boxers, he is the son of a boxer, Floyd Mayweather Sr. who fought Hall of Famer Sugar Ray Leonard. His uncles Jeff Mayweather and Roger Mayweather, were both professional boxers. He attended Ottawa Hills High School in Michigan. He has four children: daughters Iyanna and Jirah and Sons Koraun and Zion.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 24 February 1977
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
Birth Name: Floyd Joy Sinclair
Full Name: Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr.
Nicknames: Pretty Boy, Money Mayweather
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Occupation: Professional boxing promoter, Former professional boxer
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 154 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 70 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 8″
Height in Meters: 1.73 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Chest: 40 in (101.5 cm)
Waist: 31 in (79 cm)
Biceps: 14.5 in (37 cm)
Shoe Size: 8 (US)
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Family Details:
Father: Floyd Mayweather Sr. (Former welterweight contender)
Mother: Deborah Sinclair
Children: Iyanna Mayweather (Daughter), Zion Shamaree Mayweather (Son), Koraun Mayweather (Son), Jirah Mayweather (Daughter)
Siblings: Fatimah Mayweather (Sister), Fannie Orr (Sister), Deltricia Tawanna Howard (Sister), Justin Mayweather Jones (Brother)
Others: Jeff Mayweather (Uncle), Roger Mayweather (Uncle), Bernice Mayweather (Grandmother)
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Education:
Ottawa Hills High School
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Facts:
*He was born on February 24, 1977 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.
*He is the son of a boxer, Floyd Mayweather who introduced him to boxing.
*He is famous for his speed, stamina, defense, and his excellent boxing schema.
*He turned professional in 1996.
*He was the WBC Super, WBA, and Ring junior middleweight champion.
*He won a bronze medal as a featherweight in the 1996 Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta.
*He was named the highest paid athlete in the world by Forbes and Sports Illustrated in 2012 and 2013.
*In 2014, Forbes listed him as the highest paid athlete in the world.
*He was once engaged to Shantel Jackson.
*He has two sons Koraun and Zion, and a daughter Jirah with his ex-girlfriend Josie Harris, and has a daughter Iyanna with Melissa Brim.
*Visit his official website: www.floydmayweather.com
*Follow him on Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.