Facts About Demetrious Johnson

Celebrated NameDemetrious Johnson
Age36 Years Old
Nick NameJohnson
Birth NameDemetrious Johnson
Birth Date1986-08-13
Profession Fighter
Birth NationUSA
Place Of BirthKentucky
ParentsWill Add Soon
Height5 ft 3 in
Weight57 Kg
Body MeasurementWill Add Soon
Net Worth$3 Million
SalaryWill Add Soon
Marital StatusMarried
WifeDestiny Bartels
Current InvolvementONE Championship

Demetrious Khrisna Johnson famed as Demetrious Johnson is an American MMA fighter and former freestyle wrestler. He is also nicknamed as Mighty Mouse or DJ. Currently, he is signed to men's flyweight division of ONE Championship. He is former UFC Flyweight Champion who currently holds the UFC record for most consecutive title defenses with 11. He is considered one of the greatest mixed martial artists in the world by ESPN, MMA Weekly, and various UFC personnel. Overall, he is a very talented wrestler.

Demetrious 'Mighty Mouse' Johnson is an MMA fighter as well as a hardcore gamer

Demetrious Johnson is well known for his fast hands in the ring, but when the gloves are off his fingers are pretty nimble as well. "Mighty Mouse" Johnson left UFC for ONE Championship in 2018 and as part of his move became the face of their new esports venture. The former UFC flyweight champion is a hardcore gamer, a Twitch streamer and has had a longstanding endorsement with Microsoft Xbox. "Esports as a whole has come on leaps and bounds from when it first started," Johnson told. "At the start, people were like 'no one's going to watch someone else play video games. It's absolutely absurd. I'm not going to do it.' "But now you have companies like Twitch and Mixer who are generating so much revenue with advertisement revenue from these amazing streamer personalities.

Early Life of Johnson 

Demetrious Johnson was born on 13th August 1986, and this makes his age 33 years at this moment. His real name is Demetrious Khrisna Johnson. He is an American by his nationality. His ethnicity is Afro-American. His birth sign is Leo. His childhood was traumatic. He was raised by his deaf mother and stepfather who was violent to him. He never met his biological father. He was raised in Parkland, Washington. He attended Washington High School. He was a letter in track and wrestling during his high school years. He became the state champions in wrestling as well as in track. In 2007, he landed his steps at mixed martial arts. He competed in Alaska Fighting Championship.

Body Measurements of Johnson

Demetrious Johnson has an average height of 5 feet and 3 inches. His weight is around 57 kg. His other body measurements will be added soon. Overall, he has got a healthy and strong body. 

Career of Johnson 

  • In the year 2010, he went to fight with World Extreme Cagefighting, on 14th April 2010, at WEC 48 in Sacramento, California; his debut fight was against Brad Pickett.
  • There, he showed a good game but he lost via unanimous decision. 
  • On 11th November 2010, at WEC 52, he defeated Damacio Page via submission in the third round.
  • On 28th October 2010, as World Extreme Cagefighting amalgamate with the UFC, all fighters of WEC moved to UFC. On 22nd September 2012, he faced Joseph Benavidez in the final game of UFC Flyweight Tournament. 
  • He defeated Benavidez and became the UFC Flyweight Champion. 
  • On 3rd December 2016, he faced Tim Elliot at The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale. 
  • He won the fight via unanimous decision. 
  • In the year 2017, he had two bouts against Wilson Reis and Ray Borg at UFC on Fox: Johnson vs. Reis and UFC 216, winning both the fights.
  • On 4th August 2018, he was defeated by Henry Cejudo at UFC 227 where he also lost the UFC Flyweight Championship.
  • On 27th October 2018, he was traded to ONE Championship for former ONE Welterweight Champion Ben Askren. 
  • On 31st March 2019, he faced Yuya Wakamatsu at ONE Championship: A New Era. 
  • He won the fight via Submission (guillotine choke) in round 2.
  • In his ONE Championship debut, Demetrious Johnson defeated Yuya Wakamatsu via a guillotine choke submission in the second round.
  • His second ONE Championship fight took place at ONE Championship: Dawn of Heroes on 2nd August 2019. 
  • He faced Tatsumitsu Wada in the semi-finals of the ONE flyweight Grand Prix and won the fight by unanimous decision to advance to the finals.

Net Worth of Demetrious Johnson 

Johnson is a very successful wrestler and he has an estimated net worth around $3 million as of 2019. His source of income is his MMA career. There is no fixed salary of MMA fighter, they get pay per fight. As per the report, his total career earnings is $3,555,000. He adds a decent sum to his bank account through his endorsement deals with various brands. His popular endorsement deals include ONE eSports and Microsoft Xbox. 

Marital Status, Wife, Children

Demetrious Johnson is a married person. He is married to his girlfriend-turned-wife Destiny Bartels. The couple tied the knot on 11th May 2012, Hawaii. They are extremely happy about their relationship. They have shared strong loves and affection with each other. They will less likely go for divorce in the future. In 2013, the couple welcomed their first child, a son named Tyron in 2013. Their other son, Maverick on 15th April 2015. Furthermore, In August 2018, the duo had their first daughter as their 3rd child. He also mentioned his wife helped him to move on and without her his life is incomplete. He is a loving husband as well as a caring father. The couple is living a happy life without any disturbances. 

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    Where was Demetrious Johnson born?

    Demetrious Johnson was born in Kentucky.

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    The net worth of Demetrious Johnson is $3 Million.

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    Demetrious Johnson Biography

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    Celebrated Name Demetrious Johnson
    Age 36 Years Old
    Nick Name Johnson
    Birth Name Demetrious Johnson
    Birth Date 1986-08-13
    Gender Male
    Profession Fighter
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    Celebrated Name Demetrious Johnson
    Age 36 Years Old
    Nick Name Johnson
    Birth Name Demetrious Johnson
    Birth Date 1986-08-13
    Gender Male
    Profession Fighter
    Birth Nation USA
    Nationality American
    Place Of Birth Kentucky
    Ethnicity Afro-American
    Horoscope Leo
    Parents Will Add Soon
    Height 5 ft 3 in
    Weight 57 Kg
    Body Measurement Will Add Soon
    Net Worth $3 Million
    Salary Will Add Soon
    Marital Status Married
    Wife Destiny Bartels
    Children 3
    Current Involvement ONE Championship