Israel Adesanya Rank
About Israel Adesanya
Israel Adesanya is a prominent Nigerian MMA fighter who skyrocketed to fame after he made his first Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) appearance in 2017. He’s widely considered as one of the best strikers in the history of the sport.
He discovered his talents at a young age which informed his decision to take classes in Taekwondo. He began his professional career with a win against James Griffiths in 2012.
His father, Oluwafemi Adesanya worked as an accountant, and his mother, Taiwo Adesanya worked as a nurse. He has five siblings. Growing up, he lived in Nigeria, Ghana, and then New Zealand - where he eventually began his fighting career.
In 2019, he won the UFC Middleweight Championship after defeating Kelvin Gastelum.
He stands at 6ft 4in (1.93 m).
He's active on Instagram with over 5 million followers, and more than 978k Twitter followers.
He speaks English, Yoruba and Nigerian Pidgin fluently.
He’s nicknamed "The Last Stylebender."
He studied at Chrisland School, Opebi in Lagos, Nigeria, and Rotorua Boys' High School in Rotorua, New Zealand. He later studied Computer Design at the Universal College of Learning in Whanganui.
Israel Adesanya Rank
F.A.Q. about Israel Adesanya
When is his birthday?
Israel Adesanya's birthday is on July 22, 1989.
In how many days is his birthday?
Israel's birthday is in 236 days
How old is he?
He is 32 years old.
Where is Israel from?
He was born in Lagos, Nigeria.
What is Israel Adesanya's height?
He is 6′ 4″ (1.93m) tall.
Israel Adesanya's Popularity
Israel Adesanya is a famous Nigerian MMA fighter, who was born on July 22, 1989. As a person born on this date, Israel Adesanya is listed in our database as the 61st most popular celebrity for the day (July 22) and the 370th most popular for the year (1989).
People born on July 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Israel Adesanya is the 1931st most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Israel Adesanya's birthday, Israel Adesanya is the 25th most famous Nigerian and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Lagos, Nigeria.
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