Demetrious Johnson- Wiki, Age, Wife, Net Worth, Ethnicity, Height

Demetrious Johnson

The American professional mixed martial artist and wrestler is known as “Mighty Mouse” among his followers. He is the most powerful and motivating guy. He is the current UFC flyweight champion. Johnson is a top pound-for-pound boxer.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name:Demetrious Johnson
Real Name/Full Name:Demetrious Khrisna Johnson
Age:35 years old
Birth Date:13 August 1986
Birth Place:Madisonville, Kentucky, United States
Height:1.6 m
Weight:61 kg
Sexual Orientation:Straight
Marital Status:Married
Wife/Spouse (Name):Destiny Johnson (m. 2012)
Children:Yes (3 children)
Profession:American mixed martial artist and former freestyle wrestler
Net Worth in 2024:$8 million

Demetrious Johnson Biography

Demetrious Johnson’s early recollections are difficult. He was born on August 13, 1986, in Madisonville, Kentucky, USA. He was reared by his deaf mother and obnoxious stepfather. In an interview, he said that he had never seen or even caught a glance of his biological father.

Demetrious Johnson

Demetrious Johnson’s Age, Height, Weight

Demetrious Johnson, who was born on August 13, 1986, is 35 years old as of today. His height is 1.6 m, and he weighs 61 kg.


Johnson began his career in Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) in 2007 and earned his first-round knockout. Following that, he won eight more bouts in other local events. By winning the Alaska Fighting Championship, he also secures a contract with the WEC.

He won a number of battles in World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC). He beat Damacio Page through third-round submission at WEC 52. Later, the WEC amalgamated with the UFC, and he won a bout with Japanese superstar Norifumi Yamamoto at UFC 126 by utilizing takedowns. He also battled Miguel Torres and Ian McCall. Johnson has a winning record in the UFC after a string of wins.

He became the UFC Flyweight Champion in 2012 and has faced prominent fighters and wrestlers like as Chris Cariaso, Kyoji Horiguchi, and Joseph Benavidez. He is currently competing in UFC bouts.

Achievements and Awards

Johnson has won several battles by competing against well-known opponents. He received the ESPY for “Best Fighter” in 2017 after beating Gennady Golovkin, Terence Crawford, and Andre Ward. He is the UFC’s first and current flying champion. Rather, he has won several battles and competitions.

Demetrious Johnson’s Net Worth in 2024

Demetrious Johnson’s net worth is estimated to be over $8 million as of February 2024. The majority of Johnson’s earnings come from pay-per-view bouts. Furthermore, cash is generated from UFC bouts and award-winning battles. In 2015, he got $237000 as a paycheck at UFC 186.

In September 2014, he got $183000 as his compensation from UFC 178. In the same year, but in June of 2014, he won $179000 at UFC 174. In 2013, he received $102000 in January as pay from UFC, $108000 in July, and $225000 in December as salary from UFC during his battle.

Johnson is widely regarded as the finest mixed martial artist in the world. Despite their difficult background, he becomes a great boxer. He defeated his competition due to his hard work and strict schedule. He won 13 of 14 flying battles unanimously. He has shown that hard work and training never fail to deliver. His life is the most motivating for someone who is disappointed by issues.

Demetrious Johnson Wife, Marriage

Demetrious Johnson also said that his wife is one of the most fantastic twists in his life. His existence would be incomplete without her. Demetrious married in Hawaii on May 15, 2012.

Tyren and Maverick are his two sons. Johnson is a passionate combatant who is well-liked by fans. He graduated from Washington, Washington High School. Since elementary school, he has been a fantastic sportsman or athlete. During his scholastic years, he was the state wrestling champion.