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Jacob Christopher Ortiz, simply was born 0n 23 January 1975, in Huntington Beach, California USA. Known as Tito Ortiz, he is a mixed martial artist, known for winning the title of Light Heavyweight Champion in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. What is more, Tito is a successful businessman, who owns the “Punishment Training Center” and “Punishment Athletics”. During his career Ortiz has gained various titles and awards; some of the titles include Most Fights in UFC History, Second Most Successful Light Heavyweight Title Defense in UFC History, Fight of the Night, UFC 13 Light Heavyweight Tournament Runner-Up and many others. What is more, Tito was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame. Undoubtedly, Tito is one of the most successful mixed martial artists.

If you consider how rich Tito Ortiz is, it can be said that Tito’s estimated net worth is over $15 million. He has mainly gained this sum of money through his career as a mixed martial artist. Activities related to this sport have also added a lot to Tito’s net worth. In addition to this, Ortiz has appeared in several movies which also made his net worth larger.

Tito Ortiz Net Worth $15 Million

Tito’s childhood and teenage years were quite problematic, as he spent a lot of time with street gangs, and his parents were addicted to drugs, so Ortiz had to work from a very young age in order to support himself. When he started attending Huntington Beach High School, Tito became interested in wrestling and soon his talent was noticed by others. Despite his talent, Ortiz stopped training for some time and again had to work at various jobs. After some time Tito started studying at the Golden West College, later transfering to California State University at Bakersfield.

Tito’s career as a mixed martial artist began in 1997, and it soon became the main source of Tito Ortiz’s net worth. In 1999 Tito participated in the “UFC 22” championship, and although his performance was not very successful it helped him to gain more experience and improve his skills, such that a year later, he was able to win the title of Light Heavyweight Champion. This had a huge impact on the growth of Tito’s net worth. Tito continued participating in various championships and showing good results. In 2014 Ortiz participated in another championship, called “Bellator 120” and continued participating in these championships in order to achieve the title of the Bellator Light Heavyweight Champion.

Despite this fact, Tito decided to focus more on his business activities and his own companies. As mentioned, Tito is also known for his appearances in such movies as “Zombie Strippers”, “The Crow: Wicked Prayer”, “Cradle 2 the Grave” and others. These appearances also increased Tito Ortiz’s net worth. It is clear that Tito is a very active and hardworking person.

If to talk about Tito’s personal life, it can be said that he was married to Kristin, and they have one child. Later Ortiz had a relationship with Jenna Jameson and they have two children. Now Ortiz is dating Amber Nichole Miller. Tito had some problems with the law as he was accused of domestic violence. Despite this fact, Ortiz has been able to overcome all his problems in his career and personal life. All in all, Tito Ortiz is a very successful and talented personality. He is not only known as a mixed martial artist, but as a businessman as well. Tito is a perfect example as from problematic teenager he was able to become one of the most famous mixed martial artists.

Quick Facts

Birth date: January 23, 1975
Birth place: Huntington Beach, California, United States
Height:6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight:206 lbs (93.4 kg)
Profession:Mixed Martial Artist, Coach, Actor
Nationality:United States of America
Children:Journey Jette Ortiz, Jesse Jameson Ortiz, Jacob Ortiz
Parents:Sam Ortiz
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Defeated Elvis Sinosic via TKO at UFC 32. [June 2001]
2Defeated Guy Mezger via TKO at UFC 19. [March 1999]
3Defeated Evan Tanner via KO at UFC 30. [February 2001]
4Defeated Vitor Belfort via decision at UFC 51- Super Saturday. [February 2005]
5Defeated 'Yuki Kondo' via Submission at UFC 29. [December 2000]
6Defeated Wanderlei Silva via Decision at UFC 25. [April 2000]
7Defeated Vladimir Matyushenko via Decision at UFC 33. [September 2001]
8Defeated 'Patrick Cote' via decision at UFC 50- The War of '04. [October 2004]
9Defeated Ken Shamrock via TKO at UFC 40. [November 2002]
10Defeated 'Yuki Kondo' via Submission at UFC 29. [November 2000]
11Sons, Jesse Jameson and Journey Jette, were born on March 15, 2009. Jesse weighing 5 lbs., Journey weighing 4 lbs. 11 oz. The sons' mom and his ex-girlfriend is Jenna Jameson.
12Has a son named Jacob Ortiz Jr
13Two-time California Community College state wrestling champion for Golden West Community College at the 190-pound weight class in 1995 and 1996.
14Is of Mexican descent.
15Won the light heavyweight title by defeating Wanderlei Silva.
16Had an on-going feud with former best friend and training partner, Chuck Liddell. The two met in UFC 47 where Liddell KO'd Ortiz in the second round.
17Was the 5x defending UFC light heavyweight champion before losing to Randy Couture.
18His fight with Ken Shamrock is considered by many as the best match in the history of ultimate fighting.


Quotes

#Quote
1I am the Muhammad Ali of MMA.
2Believe in your goals. Always try to set an example for other people to better this world. Help out, because there are a lot of tragedies happening, and we all need to work together to really make this a happy world. We can make it happen. Work in the community - that's something I do a lot myself. I go to schools and help out with kids, because that's what I believe in. I'm not just about being a fighter. I try to go the extra mile and use my fighting status as a vehicle to do other things: help with kids, try to keep them out of gangs, and give them better options. That's what really matters.
3I train to avoid surprises. For me, that's the successful fighting.
4I have one simple moto: Train for the worst and the best will happen.


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Filmography

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Yakuzano2017pre-productionTex McNemess
Bleach2016/IIpost-productionOfficer Murillo
Sweat INC.2015TV SeriesCelebrity Judge
CSI: NY2012TV SeriesDerek Petrov
Zombie Strippers2008Bouncer
Numb3rs2007TV SeriesTino Alva
The Dog Problem2006Frank
Kurtlar Vadisi: Irak2006American Major Commander 2
The Crow: Wicked Prayer2005Famine
Venice Underground2005Poptop
Cradle 2 the Grave2003Ultimate Fighter

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Hurt Business2016DocumentaryHimself
Shark Cage2015TV SeriesHimself
Bellator MMA Live2013-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Audience Member
Celebrity P.O.V.2015TV Series documentaryHimself
Guys Choice Awards 20152015TV MovieHimself - Presenter
Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber2015TV MovieHimself - Audience Member (uncredited)
Unrivaled: Tito Ortiz2014TV MovieHimself
Tito vs. Bonnar: Winner Take All2014TV MovieHimself
Bellator MMA 120: Rampage vs. King Mo2014TV MovieHimself
Mexican Fighter2013DocumentaryHimself
Larry King Now2013TV SeriesHimself - Guest
TNA Impact! Wrestling2013TV SeriesHimself
Invicta FC 6: Cyborg vs. Coenen II2013TV MovieHimself - Cris Cyborg's Corner
Fashion News Live2007-2013TV SeriesHimself
Forrest Griffin: The Ultimate Fighter2012DocumentaryHimself - fighter
UFC Unrestricted2012TV SpecialHimself
Hollywood Uncensored with Sam Rubin2012TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
MMA Uncensored Live2012TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Ghost Stories2012TV Series documentaryHimself
Hell's Kitchen2012TV SeriesHimself - Restaurant Patron & Former MMA Champion
UFC Ultimate Insider2012TV SeriesHimself
FightZone Presents2011TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
H8R2011TV SeriesHimself
BarFly2011TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Habit2011TV SeriesHimself
UFC Bad Blood: Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz2011VideoHimself
Rome Is Burning2011TV SeriesHimself - Alone with Rome / Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion / Himself - UFC Fighter
MMAthletics2011TV SeriesHimself
Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race2011TV MovieHimself
Attack of the Show!2011TV SeriesHimself - MMA Chokehold
MMA H.E.A.T.2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
79th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade2010TV MovieHimself
Fighters Only Mixed Martial Arts Awards 20102010TV SpecialHimself
MTV Video Music Awards 20102010TV SpecialHimself (uncredited)
Entertainment Tonight2010TV SeriesHimself
UFC 106: Ortiz vs. Griffin 22009TV SpecialHimself
UFC 105: Couture vs. Vera2009TV SpecialHimself - ringside guest
Tito Ortiz's Girls Fight Club2009TV MovieHimself
Strikeforce: Shamrock vs. Diaz2009TV SpecialHimself - Audience Member
Affliction: Day of Reckoning2009TV MovieHimself - Fight Commentator / Interviewer
Fighters Only World Mixed Martial Arts Awards 20092009TV SpecialHimself - Guest
UFC Unleashed2006-2008TV SeriesHimself
EliteXC Saturday Night Fights2008TV SeriesHimself
UFC 84: Ill Will2008TV SpecialHimself
The Apprentice2008TV SeriesHimself - Ultimate Fighter / Himself
The 2008 AVN Adult Movie Awards: Red Carpet Show2008TV SpecialHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2006-2008TV SeriesHimself
UFC Wired2007TV Series
Chelsea Lately2007TV SeriesHimself - Guest
UFC 73: Stacked2007TV SpecialHimself
UFC 73 Countdown2007TV SpecialHimself
MADtv2007TV SeriesHimself
Red Hot Carpet2007TV SpecialHimself
Off the Record2007TV SeriesHimself
Warrior Nation on MSNBC2007TV SeriesHimself
UFC 66: Liddell vs. Ortiz2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC 66 Countdown2006TV SpecialHimself
Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith2006TV SeriesHimself
Ortiz vs. Shamrock 3: The Final Chapter2006TV SpecialHimself
WFA: Big Bang at the Rock2006TV SeriesHimself
WFA: Level 22006TV SeriesHimself
WFA: Level 32006TV SeriesHimself
UFC 62: Liddell vs. Sobral2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC: Fight Night 62006TV SpecialHimself - Cornerman
Countdown to WFA: King of the Streets2006TV Movie documentaryHimself
UFC 61: Bitter Rivals2006TV SpecialHimself
UFC: Ultimate Knockouts 42006VideoHimself
UFC 59: Reality Check2006TV SpecialHimself - Light Heavyweight Fighter
The Ultimate Fighter2006TV SeriesHimself / Coach
UFC 56: Full Force2005TV SpecialHimself
TNA Wrestling: Bound for Glory2005TV SpecialHimself
TNA Wrestling: Hard Justice2005TV SpecialHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2005TV SeriesHimself
American Casino2005TV Series documentaryHimself
UFC 51: Super Saturday2005TV SpecialHimself
The Best Damn Sports Show Period2002-2005TV SeriesHimself
UFC 50: The War of '042004TV SpecialHimself - Light Heavyweight Fighter
UFC 48: Payback2004TV SpecialHimself
UFC 47: It's On!2004TV SpecialHimself
Bad Boy & Iceman: A Closer Look2004TV Movie documentaryHuntington Beach Bad Boy
Last Call with Carson Daly2004TV SeriesHimself
UFC 44: Undisputed2003TV SpecialHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2003TV SeriesHimself
World Fighting Alliance2003TV SeriesHimself
UFC 40: Vendetta2002TV SpecialHimself
UFC 32: Showdown in the Meadowlands2001TV SpecialHimself
UFC 30: Battle on the Boardwalk2001TV SpecialHimself
UFC 29: Defense of the Belts2000TV SpecialHimself
UFC 25: Ultimate Japan 32000TV SpecialHimself
UFC 22: There Can Be Only One Champion1999TV SpecialHimself
UFC 19: Ultimate Young Guns1999TV SpecialHimself
UFC 18: Road to the Heavyweight Title1999TV SpecialHimself
UFC 13: The Ultimate Force1997TV SpecialHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Bellator MMA Live2013TV SeriesHimself - Interviewee
UFC: Ultimate Ultimate Knockouts2007VideoHimself (as 'The Huntington Beach Bad Boy' Tito Ortiz)
UFC Unleashed2005-2007TV SeriesHimself
Howard Stern on Demand2006TV SeriesHimself
TNA Wrestling: The 50 Greatest Moments2006Video documentaryHimself
UFC Hits: Volume 12000VideoHimself
UFC Hits: Volume 22000VideoHimself

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