Ronda Rousey Biography

Published On Dec 28, 2015
Facts of Ronda Rousey
Date of Birth: 1987 , February-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Ronda Rousey
Birth Name Ronda Jean Rousey
Father Ron Rousey
Mother AnnMaria De Mars
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Riverside County, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress, Mixed Martial Artist
Net Worth 5 million dollar
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Weight in KG 61 KG
Married Not
Married to N/A
Children Dena Yoba, Josiah Yoba, Pria Yoba
Divorce Divorced
Education N/A
Awards British Academy Scotland New Talent Awards
Movies Furious 7
TV Show Luther
Nick Name Rose Leslie
Working For Movies, TV Shows
Famous for Singer
Affair with Kit Harington
Face Color Black
Body Measurements 34-24-35
Breast Size 32B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 35
Neck Size 9.5
Shoe Size 9 US
Boyfriend Kit Harington
Siblings Julia DeMars, Maria Burns-Ortiz, Jennifer Rousey
Salary N/A
Sisters Jelka van Houten
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In 2013, Ronda dated retired mixed martial artist, Brendan Schaub. Brendan is also a retired professional football player. They were in love only for about a year and called off their relationship in July 2014.

In August 2015, Ronda was romantically linked with Travis Browne. Travis Browne is also an American mixed martial artist. In August, Travis dissolved his first married life. In October, they made it official that they are seeing each other.

Former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, Ronda struggled to speak till she was six. As a child, she became interested in judo and began playing as a Judo player but at the age of 21, she announced her retirement as a judo player. After that she began her mixed martial arts career and made her debut on 6th of August 2010. She also won her game against Hayden Munoz that year and she also reached the quarterfinals of the Tuff-N-Uff. She became professional mixed martial artist on 27th of March 2011. It is said that she is earning the salary of $120,000 for each fight. He net worth is estimated to be around $9 million dollars.

Ronda Rousey facts on timeline

Born in Riverside, California

February 1 , 1987

Female bantamweight fighter, Ronda was born as Ronda Jean Rousey in Riverside, California, United States of America to Ron Rousey and AnnMaria De Mars. She is an American and is of Venezuelan, Afro-Venezuelan, English and Polish descent.

Struggled with speech

1990

Former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion, Ronda struggled to speak till she was six. She was the patient of apraxia and she also struggled to make any sensible sentences. She also went on intensive speech therapy.

Began playing Judo

1998

Ronda Rousey was inspired by her mother to begin her judo career. Her mother AnnMaria De Mars is well known in United States for being the first U.S. citizen to win a World Judo Championship. Ronda began her judo career since she was 11.

Won gold medal

2004

2004 was a decorated year for her. In 2004, she took part in 2004 Olympic Games in Athens. She also made a record in this Olympic Games for being the youngest judoka in the entire Games. That year she also won a gold medal at the World Junior Judo Championships.

Won A-Level tournament

2006

Ronda Rousey has an impressive career as a Judo player. Back to back within two years, she claimed two major titles. With the start of 2006, she claimed the A-Level tournament in the Birmingham World Cup and she also became the first female U.S. judoka to win this tournament in the last ten years.

Retired from Judo

2008

As a child, she became interested in judo and began playing as a Judo player. In 2008, she took part in 2008 Olympic Games but she lost this competition in semifinal to Dutch ex-world champion Edith Bosch. At the age of 21, she announced her retirement as a judo player.

Began her Mixed martial arts career

August 6 , 2010

After announcing her retirement as a Judo player, she decided to be a mixed martial artist. After that she began her mixed martial arts career and made her debut on 6th of August 2010. She also won her game against Hayden Munoz that year and she also reached the quarterfinals of the Tuff-N-Uff.

Made her professional mixed martial arts debut

March 27 , 2011

She became professional mixed martial artist on 27th of March 2011. She played her debut game at King of the Cage: Turning Point. On 17th of June 2011, she played against kickboxing champion Charmaine Tweet at Hard Knocks Fighting Championship.

Won Women's Bantamweight Championship

December 6 , 2012

Ronda Rousey is the former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion. She won this title on 6th of December 2012. She is the first UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion. The runner up of this competition was Holly Holm.

Was ranked 1st in female bantamweight fighter

2015

At the end of 2012, she joined Ultimate Fighting Champion and she also became the first female fighter to sign with the UFC. She displayed some impressive game defeating several of her opponents. At the end of 2015, she was ranked 1st in female bantamweight fighter. 

Began dating Brendan Schaub

2013

In 2013, Ronda was seen having romantic love affairs with Brendan Schaub. Brendan Schaub is a retired mixed martial artist. He is also a retired professional football player. As a football player, he played for the for the AFL's Utah Blaze.

Broke up with Brendan Schaub

2014

 Ronda and Brendan began dating from the start of 2013. They were in love only for about a year and called off their relationship in July 2014. The actual reason for their break up is still unknown.

Began dating Travis Browne

2015

In August 2015, Ronda was romantically linked with Travis Browne. Travis Browne is also an American mixed martial artist. In August, Travis dissolved his first married life. In October, they made it official that they are seeing each other.

Began her acting career

2011

Former UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion and the current no 1 Female bantamweight fighter, Ronda Rousey is also an actress. She began her acting career in 2011. She made her acting debut in Honoo-no Taiiku-kai TV. 

Became Female Fighter of the Year

2013

She is the recipient of several prestigious awards. In 2013, she was named the Female Fighter of the Year. That year, she was also honored as the Bantamweight of the Year and the inspirational Fighter of the Year.