Ronda Rousey

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Quick facts

Full NameRonda Jean Rousey
Date of BirthFebruary 1, 1987
Profession(s)Wrestler, Actress, Author, Mixed Martial Artist, Judoka
Birth PlaceRiverside, California, United States
 
Height (approx.)in centimeters– 170 cm
in meters– 1.70 m
in feet inches– 5’ 7”
 Weight (approx.)in kilograms– 60 kg
in pounds– 132 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.)34-30-34
Eye ColorGrey
Hair ColorBlonde

About Ronda Rousey

Ronda Jean Rousey was born on February 1, 1987, in Riverside, California. Born with her umbilical cord wrapped around her neck, Rousey nearly died from a lack of oxygen and sustained slight brain damage, which impeded her ability to speak an intelligible word until she was six.

A tragedy fell upon the family when Rousey’s dad, Ron, broke his back while sledding with his daughters. A blood disorder prevented him from healing properly, and after learning he would be a paraplegic then regress to a quadriplegic in the few years he had left to live, he committed suicide when Rousey was eight.

Ronda Rousey Career

Rousey was named to the United States Olympic team at age 15, and at 16 she became the youngest American to earn the national No. 1 ranking in the women’s half-middleweight division. Although she didn’t earn a medal at the 2004 Olympics, she claimed gold at that year’s World Junior and Pan American Judo Championships.

In 2007, she received a gold medal and silver medal in Pan American Games and World Judo Championship respectively.Ronda Rousey is the first American who won the Olympic medal in Judo in 2008.

In March 2012, she became the Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion by defeating Miesha Tate in four minutes and 27 seconds.

Ronda Rousey Personal Life

After meeting the fellow martial artist, Timothy DiGorrio in 2012 in LA, California, Ronda Rousey started dating him. They were together for a year before calling it quits in 2013. Additionally, from 2013 to 2014, she was romantically linked with the retired mixed martial artist, Brendan Schaub.

In August 2015, Rousey was rumored to be in a relationship with UFC fighter Travis Browne. On April 20, 2017, Rousey and Browne announced their engagement. Browne proposed to Rousey under a waterfall in New Zealand. The pair married on August 28, 2017, in Browne’s home state of Hawaii.

Ronda Rousey Net Worth

Rousey has not revealed her current salary. However, she has an estimated net worth of around $ 12 million at present.

Ronda Rousey Acting Career

Rousey filmed The Expendables 3 (2014), in which she played a nightclub bouncer who is recruited to join a team of mercenaries. She also appeared in the 2015 films Furious 7 and Entourage.

In August 2018, Rousey starred, opposite Mark Wahlberg, in the international crime thriller Mile 22, a story about a special CIA force tasked to protect a valuable intelligence asset from a group of terrorists.

The following summer, it was announced that Rousey would be joining season 3 of the procedural drama series 9-1-1, as a member of the Los Angeles Fire Department.

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