Wladimir Klitschko Biography, Net Worth, Age, Wife, Daughter, Wikipedia, Parents, Height, Weight, Education, Instagram, Fight, Record, Children, Siblings, and all facts.
- Full / Real Name: Wladimir Wladimirowitsch Klitschko
- Gender: Male
- Nationality: Ukrainian
- Religion: Christian
- Wikipedia: Wladimir Klitschko
- Height: 6.49ft (1.98 m)
- Weight: 109 kg
- Age: 45 years (as of February 2022)
- Date of Birth: March 25, 1976
- Place of Birth: Semey, Kazakhstan
- Spouse: Aleksandra Klitschko (m. 1996–1998)
- Children / Daughter: Kaya Evdokia Klitschko
- Parents: Vladimir Rodionovich Klitschko, Nadezhda Ulyanovna Klitschko
- Siblings: Vitali Klitschko
- Education: College of Olympic Reserve (1992), Hryhorii Skovoroda University in Pereiaslav (1996), Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv (2001)
- Profession: Ukrainian former professional boxer
- Instagram: @klitschko
- Net Worth: $90 Million
Wladimir Klitschko Biography
Wladimir Wladimirowitsch Klitschko is a Ukrainian former professional boxer who competed from 1996 to 2017. He held the world heavyweight championship twice, including the unified WBA, IBF, WBO, IBO, and Ring magazine titles.
Klitschko, a strategic and intelligent boxer, is considered one of the greatest heavyweight champions. Klitschko was well-known for his extraordinary knockout power. He used a strong jab and straight right hand and left hook. His hand speed and athleticism were exceptional, and he also had great footwork and mobility, which is unusual for a boxer of his size.
Klitschko reign as the world heavyweight champion, and his fights were regularly watched by 300-500 million people around the globe. Klitschko is the record holder for the longest continuous reign as the world heavyweight champion (4,382 days) and the most fights won for the title at the age of 23.
He holds the records for most title defenses and wins of the unified champion in professional boxing history. Wladimir Vitali and Vitali were the brothers with the most wins in world heavyweight title fights (30, at the time; 40 as of 2020). Klitschko was elected to the International Boxing Hall of Fame Class of 2021 in his first year of eligibility.
Klitschko was born in Semipalatinsk (now Semey), Kazakh SSR, Soviet Union (now Kazakhstan). Vladimir Rodionovic Klitschko, Klitschko’s father (1947-1911), was a Soviet Air Force Major General and a military attache of Ukraine in Germany. He was also one of the commanders responsible for cleaning up the Chernobyl disaster of 1986 and was later diagnosed with cancer.
Nadezhda Ulyanovna is Wladimir’s mother. He is the younger brother of Vitali Klitschko (former WBC, WBO, and Ring magazine heavyweight champion), who is currently Mayor of Kyiv.
Vitali and Wladimir both have PhDs in sport science. Wladimir’s dissertation discusses how much training should be given to young athletes aged 14-19 based on their bodies’ development. Wladimir, a reference to their PhDs is announced as “Dr. Steelhammer”, which is a similar nickname to his brother Vitali who goes by “Dr. Ironfist”.
Wladimir Klitschko Age, Date of Birth & Place of Birth
He was born on March 25, 1976, in Semey, Kazakhstan, making him 45 years as of February 2022.
Wladimir Klitschko Height & Weight
Wladimir’s height is 6.49ft (1.98 m), whiles his weight is 109 kg.
Wladimir Klitschko Wife & Children
Wladimir Klitschko and Aleksandra Klitschko married in 1996 and divorced in1998. They have a daughter together called Kaya Evdokia Klitschko.
Wladimir Klitschko Parents & Siblings
Wladimir’s parents are Vladimir Rodionovich Klitschko and Nadezhda Ulyanovna Klitschko. He has only one sibling, Vitali Klitschko.
Wladimir Klitschko Education
He graduated from College of Olympic Reserve in 1992, Hryhorii Skovoroda University in Pereiaslav in 1996, and Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv in 2001.
Wladimir Klitschko Net Worth
Wladimir Klitschko net worth is estimated at $90 million.
Wladimir Klitschko Instagram
He has over 838k followers on Instagram, you can follow him on the photo and video sharing platform by searching with his username @klitschko, or you can follow him directly from this link, Wladimir Klitschko Instagram.