Roy Jones Jr. is a famous American boxer who is best known for his professional boxing performance. He participated in Super middleweight, Middleweight, and Heavyweight, and Light heavyweight divisions.
The talented boxer won a heavyweight title for his performance. Jones is widely notable for his boxing performance in light heavyweight championships. Jones recorded seven belts at the same time and it was one of his best achievements. Jones won the title ‘Fighter of the Decade’ in1990.
Early Life, Family & Education
Roy Jones Jr. was born on January 16, 1969, to parents Roy Jones Sr. & Carol. Jones was born in a boxer family. His father was also a famous boxer who has won numerous trophies for his amazing performance.
Jones was born in Pensacola, Florida, U.S, and grew up in his hometown. He spends his childhood practicing boxing from his father.
Roy Jones Jr. Career
Jones began his career by winning United States National Junior Olympics in the 54 kg weight division. Then he participated in IBF world champion & NABF champion. In 1995, Jones won the ‘middleweight’ title multiple times.
He gained huge popularity after defeating world lightweight champion Vinny Pazienza. Later he beat Lucas, Tony Thornton, and won numerous championships.
In 2008, Jones defeated five-time world champion, Félix Trinidad, in New York City by scores of 116-110.
Jones married Natlyn Jones after a few years of dating. The couple still doesn’t have any children. Jones stated that he becomes very shy in front of mass media to talk about his personal life.
Jones maintains a fit strong sporty body. His fashion sense attracts people easily.
|Biography & Wiki|
|Full Name||Roy Levesta Jones Jr.|
|Famous For||Boxing Career|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||January 16, 1969|
|Age (As of 2020)||51 years old|
|Birth Place||Pensacola, Florida, United States|
|Hometown||Florida, United States|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Father||Roy Jones, Sr.|
|Affairs & More|
|Affairs (Girlfriend)||Update soon|
|Dating History||Update Soon|
|Sexual Orientation (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight|
|Educational & Qualification|
|Highest Degree||Update Soon|
|School||Booker T. Washington High School|
|Source of Income & Net Worth|
|Net worth||$55 million|
|Favorite Actress||Angelina Jolie, Julia Roberts|
|Favorite Actor||Ben Affleck, Brad Pitt|
|Favorite Singer||Dolly Parton, Chris Brown|
|Favorite Food||Pizza, Apple Pie|
|Holiday Destination||Rome, London|
|Social Media & Contact Details|
|Residence||Florida, United States|
|Phone Number||Not Known|
Some Lesser Facts about Roy Jones Jr :
- Jones is also a well-known music artist.
- He also appeared in some famous films in America.
- Jones occasionally drinks wine.
- Jones also trains junior boxers.