How rich is Lennox Lewis?
Lennox Lewis Net Worth:
|Birth date:||September 2, 1965|
|Birth place:||West Ham|
|Height:||6 ft 4 in (1.949 m)|
|Weight:||257 lbs (116.35 kg)|
|Profession:||Professional Boxer, Actor|
|Spouse:||Violet Chang (m. 2005)|
|Children:||Landon Lewis, Leviah Lewis, Leya Lewis, Ling Lewis|
Lennox Lewis profiles:facebook.com/lennoxlewis
Lennox Lewis wiki & biography:
Lennox Lewis Net Worth
His real name is Lennox Claudius Lewis and his nick name is The Lion Lenny. Lennox is a retired boxer and the latest undisputed world heavyweight champion who holds dual British and Canadian citizenship. He won gold representing Canada in 1988 Olympics Games conquering Riddick Bowe who was a future heavyweight champion in the final. Lennox was famous as the greatest heavyweight boxers of all the time. In the year 1989, he was turned almost professional and won 21 fights till then. In the 1984 Summer Olympics in La, he represented Canada under the Super Heavyweight grouping. In the year 1992, his most memorable fight was with Donovan Ruddock. In the year 2004, he announced his retirement from the boxing arena.
After got the retirement from boxing, he moved to Miami Beach with his wife, Violet Chang who was a former Miss Jamaica runner up. They will have four children. In the year 2007, he told AventuraUSA.com that he is considering opening an “International boxing academy” and began this record label but he has yet to embark on either endeavor. It’s reported that he supports the English football team West Ham United that’s the local team from his birth place. Talking about his dwelling, he has got a villa at the Tyrall Club in Montego Bay, Jamaica.
Lennox Lewis was born to Jamaican created parents. Though he was born in West Ham, London, England and later moved to Kitchener, Ontario, Canada. Talking about his studies, he attended Cameron Heights Collegiate Institute for high school where he excelled in Canadian football, soccer and basketball.
When he was quite young he decided that, boxing is his favored sports and will make his future in the same. In the year 1983, he won the world amateur junior title. He signed with boxing promoter Frank Maloney and his career full of knockouts of journeymen. In the year 1990, he won the European heavyweight title against Frenchman Jean Maurice Chanet. In is career, he defeated former WBA heavyweight champion Mike Weaver, Tyrell Biggs who was an Olympic Gold Medalist, Glenn McCrory who was a world cruiserweight title holder and Osvaldo Ocasio. Not only is this, he is a WBC Champion and knocked out a Canadian Donovan Ruddock in two rounds to attain the number one standing on WBC rankings. He was the first world heavyweight titleholder from Britain in the 20th century.
Apart from the boxing career, he appeared in the year 2000 on Reflection Eternal’s debut album Train of Thought and gave a shout out on the track “Down for the Count”. In the year 2002, it was reported that, Lennox was offered $5 million by World Wresting Entertainment (WWE) chairman Vince McMahon to take wrestling in the industry. In the year 2006, he appeared is in the movie Johny Was with Vinnie Jones.
Awards and Accomplishments
Lennox won a number of awards and grasp from throughout the world. He’s won 1983 Junior Super Heavyweight Champion advertisement represented Canada as a Super Heavyweight at the 1984 Olympics in La. In the year 1987, he was a super Heavyweight silver medalist at Pal American Games in Indianpolis and lost to Jorge Luis Gonzalez of Cuba in the final. Not only is this, he won the super heavyweight gold medal for Canada at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.
Lennox Lewis is a rich multi-millionaire of the era. His net worth is $60 million. He’s enough amount of money to afford all the ease and luxuriousness of life. Talking about his property, he possesses a Hadley Wood House that’s grand mansion found at a beautiful location. This big mansion has beautiful interiors, the home is resides in an exceedingly silent area and is quite elegant. Going over to his avocations, he enjoys to play basketball, football, chess, tennis, video games, ping pong and billiards. Besides the games, he enjoys to see films. Also, he possesses a luxurious and expensive automobile, Bantley Azure. He’s an enough amount of money and he likes to spend it in various good causes like DoSomething.org, whose main focus would be to inspire, support together with celebrate a generation of doers. Another charity work by him is Jackson Memorial Foundation whose aim is helping, creating together with implementing other strategic initiatives so as to financially help Jackson Memorial Hospital. Next one on the list is Muhammad Ali Center, this charity focusses on the ideal of preserving along with sharing the legacy and ideals of the boxing legend Muhammad Ali. He is also actively involved in Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center which provides excellence in treatment, research and also education for the patients and families of these afflicted with Parkinson’s disease and other ailments. Talking about some of the brands that Lennox wears includes Hublot watch and Kronk jacket.