Henry Cejudo is a former professional MMA fighter from the United States. He was also a freestyle wrestler who won numerous championships during his career. Cejudo is the only person to have won both the UFC Championship and an Olympic gold medal. He is considered one of the greatest martial artists of all time as he turned pro at a young age.
|celebrated name:||Henry Cejudo|
|Real name/Full name:||Henry Carlos Cejudo|
|Age:||35 years old|
|Date of birth:||February 9, 1987|
|Birthplace:||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Sexual orientation:||Straight ahead|
|Children/Children (son and daughter):||Yes (American)|
|Is Henry Cejudo Gay?:||no|
|Profession:||Mixed Martial Artist|
|Net worth in 2022:||$3 million|
Henry Cejudo Biography
Henry Carlos Cejudo was born in Los Angeles, California on February 9, 1987. Nelly Rico and Jorge Cejudo are his parents. His family was constantly on the move due to his father’s alcohol and drug abuse. After his father was imprisoned, his mother moved to New Mexico. His brother inspired him.
He started practicing at a young age. Cejudo never had his own bed all his childhood. An amateur boxer, he won the annual state Copper Gloves boxing tournament in 2010. He attended Grand Canyon University after high school and earned a degree in theology.
Henry Cejudo Age, height, weight
Henry Cejudo was born on February 9, 1987 and will be 35 years old as of 2022. His height is 1.63 m and he weighs 61 kg.
Henry Cejudo began his career as an undefeated four-time AIA state champion. He won during his freshman year in Arizona. As a junior and senior, he also won the Colorado State Championships. He was named ASICS National High School Wrestler of the Year in 2006. He also won the Fargo National in high school. He then began training at the US Olympic Training Center.
He started playing as a senior in 2005. In his early days, he had notable wins over some of the most famous names. He took part in the World Championships in 2007 and won a bronze medal. Cejudo has also competed in the PAN American Games.
He had a very successful year in 2008 when he became the youngest American wrestler to win an Olympic gold medal. He then took a break before returning in 2011.
Cejudo announced his retirement in 2012. After his retirement, however, he made a few more appearances. Cejudo is also an MMA fighter who made his MMA debut in 2013. In 2014, he signed with the UFC and won his debut against Michael Poe.
He later defeated Dustin Kimura in a match. He then defeated Chris Cariaso and Chico Camus. He also holds the UFC flyweight championship. He is also the winner of the UFC Bantamweight Championship.
Cejudo has also been successful in causing numerous disruptions. He announced his retirement and relinquished the bantamweight title in May 2020. Cejudo has also made numerous television appearances. He appeared in AEW Dynamite in 2020.
He later appeared in AEW Dynamite and is considering making a career out of it. He has won the U.S. National Championship under 55 kg, Pan American Championships, Pan American Games and U.S. Olympic Team Trials throughout his career.
Henry Cejudo Achievements and Awards
Many honors have been bestowed on Henry Judo. He is the seventh multi-division champion in UFC history, among many other titles. Cejudo has received numerous UFC Bonus Awards, including Fight of the Night and Performance of the Night. Carnegie Corporation honored him in 2009 as a Great Immigrants Recipient.
Henry Cejudo’s net worth in 2022
The wealth of Henry Cejudo is estimated to be worth about $3 million as of June 2022. He has won numerous championships throughout his career. His estimated salary is $450,000, according to reports. He set countless records and his contract with UFC was worth millions of dollars. Cejudo has also signed endorsement deals with a number of companies.
Henry Cejudo is an extremely gifted person. After overcoming a difficult childhood, he rose to fame as a sports icon. Cejudo never had a bed in his early years. Due to his family’s situation, they had to move from one location to another on a regular basis. All this became extremely beneficial when he achieved success and became a champion. Not only that, but he also won numerous championships while in high school.
Henry Cejudo Wife, Marriage
Henry Cejudo has been happily married to Karolina for a long time. America, the couple’s daughter, was born in 2021.