|Dana White Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 10 in|
|Date of Birth||July 28, 1969|
Dana White is an American businessman and the President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) who is known for his success with the UFC as under his leadership, the largest mixed martial arts (MMA) organization in the world i.e. UFC has flourished greatly.
Dana Frederick White Jr.
Manchester, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, United States
Dana White attended Hermon High School located in Hermon, Maine, United States and graduated in 1987.
Businessman, President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Actor, Director, Producer, Boxer
- Father – Dana Frederick White, Sr.
- Mother – June Madelyn (Willis) (Author)
- Siblings – Kelly White (Sister)
Dana White is represented by UFC Performance Institute, Company, Las Vegas, Clark County, Nevada, United States.
5 ft 10 in or 178 cm
95 kg or 209.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Dana White has dated –
- Anne Stella (1996-Present) – He married his long-time sweetheart, Anne (née Stella), in 1996 after the duo first met one another when they were in the 8th grade. They parent 3 children – 2 sons named Dana III and Aidan and a daughter named Savannah.
Race / Ethnicity
Dana White is of Irish descent.
- Deep-set eyes
Dana White Favorite Things
- One Of His Favorite Fighters – Chuck Liddell
- Fight Of All Time – The one in which Matt Hughes rematched Frank Trigg (after already beating him) and had an insane come-from-behind victory after nearly being choked out
Source – The Things
Dana White Facts
- For the most part of his childhood, he grew up under the guidance of his mother and his maternal family.
- He was 17 years old when he started boxing.
- His mother published a book titled Dana White, King of MMA: An Unauthorized Biography in 2011 and alleged that after tasting success with the UFC, he “turned his back on his family and friends who were there for him when he needed help and support” and also said that he has often engaged in acts of infidelity with UFC ring girls like Rachelle Leah and Arianny Celeste.
- He has supported Donald Trump and endorsed him while speaking at the 2016 Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio as he revealed that Trump helped the UFC in the beginning and White also added, “No arenas wanted us. This guy reached out, and he’s always been a friend to me.”
- Dana White has also appeared in shows like It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Jimmy Kimmel Live!, The League, and Silicon Valley.
- He has been honored with awards such as the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Award and World MMA Award.
- As a producer, Dana White has worked on projects which include UFC: Road to the Octagon, UFC Fight Flashback, UFC 25 Years in Short, UFC 200 Greatest Fighters of All Time, and The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil.
- He has gained a huge social media fan base with more than 6 million followers on Twitter, more than 5 million followers on Instagram, and more than 2 million followers on Facebook.
- In October 2021, Dana White claimed that Claressa Shields could knock out YouTuber-turned-boxer Jake Paul.
- In January 2023, it was revealed that Dana and his wife Anne were involved in an altercation during New Year’s Eve celebration, just moments after midnight. The couple had exchanged a few slaps in the face. First, Anne slapped him after he leaned over to say something to her and then, Dana slapped back.
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