Urijah Faber is a white mixed martial artist. He currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The fighter completes in Bantamweight and Feather in fights.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Urijah Faber Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Urijah Christopher Faber was born on 14 May 1979 at Isla Vista, California, United States. He is also known to name The California Kid.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Urijah Christopher Faber|
|Age:||42 years old|
|Birth Date:||14 May 1979|
|Birth Place:||Isla Vista, California, United States|
|Parents:||Suzanne Father and Theo Faber|
|Profession:||Mixed Martial Artist and Actor|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$10 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Urijah Fiber is 42 years old. The height of the fighter is 1.68 m, and the weight is 61 kg. The actor has an athletic body because of his fitness routine.
Education, School/College University
Urijah Faber attended Glen Edwards Middle School. Urijah studied at Casa Roble High School and Lincoln High School for higher education. The actor graduated from the University of California, Davis. He completed his bachelor’s degree in Human Development. In University, the MMA artist twice qualified for the NCAA National Qualifier. He qualifies for the NCAA tournament in 2001 and 2002.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Urijah Faber was born to Suzanne Father and Theo Faber. The actor has an elder brother named Ryan and a small sister Michaella Tastad. The nationality of the Urijah is American. He belongs to Dutch, Italian, English, and Irish ethnicity. The fighter believes in Christianity. The actor compared Dana White to Donald Trump.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Faber is very secretive toward his personal information. He did share his personal life in public. He often posted several pictures on Instagram. He has a daughter with fiancée Jaslyn. Their daughter Cali was born on 14 March 2019.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||single|
|When did he get married? (married date):||N/A|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Urijah Faber Gay?||No|
Professional Life and Career
The fighter made his MMA debut at Gladiator Challenge Promotion. He defeated Poes Manne on 1 November 2003. After winning his first match, he defeated George Adkins by TKO. He received a title shot after winning his second fight. On 6 June 2004, he defeated GC Bantamweight champion David Velasquez by unanimous decision. Urijah’s first match after winning the championship was against Del Hawkins.
On 19 August 2004, He defeated Del very easily by TKO. Faber starts taking fights, King of the Cage. It is the GC parent company. The actor defeated King of the Cage Bantamweight Champion Eben Kaneshiro on 01 November 2004. In 2005, he returned to GC and defeated his title against David Granados. The fighter defeated his King of the Cage Championship against Hiroyuki Abe. He faced Ivan Menjivar on Major League. He won the match by disqualification.
In 2006, Urijah debut in World Extreme Cage fighting promotion, he defeated Cole Escovedo for WEC Featherweight Championship. He won GC Bantamweight Championship from Naoya Uematsu and became the holder of three belts at once. He loses tile to Mike Brown via TKO on 10 September 2009 at WEC 8.
In 2010, WEC merged with UFC in a deal. At UFC 128, the California Kid made his debut against Eddie Wineland. He won the fight by unanimous decision. In 2013, he defeated Ivan Menjivar in a rematch. The fighter faced Alex Caceres at UFC 175. Urijah won the fight by submission. There are rumors that Fabe will Masanori Kanehara at UFC Fight Night 5, but he removed from the fight. On 4 June 2016, Faber lost a match with Dominick Cruz via unanimous decision.
At UFC 203, he again lost a fight against Jimmie Rivera. The California kid, the last match, was against Brad Pickett on 17 December 2016 at UFC. He won the fight by unanimous decision, and in the end, he announced about his retirement. In 2019, the fighter returned to ring and faced Ricky Simon at UFC Fight Night 155 on 13 July 2019.
He won the fight and became the first player to won match after inducted into UFC Hall of Fame. On 14 December 2019, he lost his match against Petr Yan. In his career, he won 35 fights and 11 lose. The actor worked in several movies named The MMAX, Kenny Powers, Leverage, Cage fighter, Reach Me, and Rampage.
Awards & Nominations
In 2019, He won the Performance of the Night Award. He inducted into UFC Hall of Fame.
Urijah Faber Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2021
As of July 2021, Urijah Faber’s net worth is $10 million. The fighter earns a handsome amount from his matches in UFC. He also earns Royalty from his books.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Urijah Faber involves in a controversy with Conor McGregor.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Urijah Faber Facebook page has around 663,069 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 663k followers. On the Urijah Faber Instagram account, he has around 1.1m followers.
Urijah Faber is a legendary fighter. He recognized as the Greatest Fighter of all time. He returns for fighting in 2019 and won the match.