Ramon Dekkers, also known by a number of nicknames including "The Diamond", was a Dutch kickboxer whose career spanned 20 years and saw him win a total of eight Muay Thai world championships. He died tragically in 2013 from a heart attack at the premature age of 43.
He had two daughters: Robin and Quinty Dekkers.
In 1992, he made history by becoming the first foreign fighter to be voted "Thai Boxer of the Year".
The Thai Royal Family honored him with a Royal award in 2013.
On February 27, 2013, he collapsed suddenly while riding his bicycle in his hometown Breda, Netherlands. Bystanders and emergency personnel tried desperately to resuscitate him but to no avail. He was pronounced dead shortly after he collapsed.
was a famous Dutch kick-boxer,
who was born on
September 4, 1969. As a person born on this date, Ramon Dekkers is listed in our database as the 14th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 4) and the 77th most popular for the year (1969).
People born on September 4
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
Ramon Dekkers is the 372nd most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Ramon Dekkers' birthday, Ramon Dekkers is the 24th most famous Dutch and ranks 2nd in famous people born in Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands.
In general, Ramon Dekkers ranks as the 4419th
most popular famous person of all time.
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