Tyson Luke Fury was born on 12 August 1988 in Wythenshawe, Manchester, England. He is a British professional boxer.
He was born three months premature weighing one pound. Fury was named by his father after former world heavyweight boxer Mike Tyson.
The heavyweight champion began boxing at the age of ten and at the age of 11 left school to join his father and brothers on tarmacking roads.
His father was his trainer from his early years until 2011; his father was jailed for damaging the eye of a man he was feuding with.
He is a two-time time world heavyweight champion, having held the WBC and The Ring magazine titles.
Fury is the third heavyweight boxer after Mohammed Ali and Floyd Patterson to hold The Ring Magazine title twice. In 2015 when he defeated Wladimir Klitschko he held the unified WBA, WBO, IBF, IBO, and The Ring titles.
He is nicknamed The Gypsy King.
Tyson Fury Family
Get to know more about the family of the British professional boxer; wife, children, father, mother, brothers, and more.
Tyson Fury Wife
Tyson is married to Paris Fury. The pair have been married since 2008 but have known each other since they were both teenagers.
Paris is 31 years old now.
Tyson Fury Kids
Tyson has six children namely; Venezuela (12 years old), Prince John James (nine years old), Prince Tyson II (five years old), Valencia (four years old), Prince Adonis Amaziah (two years old), and Athena (born last August).
Tyson Fury Siblings
He has three brothers; Tommy Fury, Shane Fury, and John Fury Jr are Tyson Fury’s siblings.