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BJ Penn Net Worth

Net Worth

$23 Million

  • DOB: 13 December 1978
  • Place of Birth: Kailua, Hawaii
  • Profession: UFC Fighter
  • Star Sign: Sagittarius
  • He started in the UFC before it was bought by Dana White and the Fertittas.
  • His father was an Irish American and his mother was a third-generation Korean-American.
  • He began training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at the age of 17. It was his neighbor who introduced him to the Jiu-Jitsu sport.
  • He then moved to San Jose, California to train at AKA. It was at that time when he decided to pursue a career in martial arts.
  • He began training Brazilian jiu-Jitsu under Ralph Gracie, who eventually gave him his purple belt.
  • Penn made his mixed martial arts debut with the company in 2001.
  • Penn received his first UFC Championship in 2004 at UFC 46: Supernatural.