|Ty Murray Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8 in|
|Date of Birth||October 11, 1969|
Ty Murray is an American professional rodeo cowboy who’s quite well-known in this type of sport with an array of achievements he has compiled in his career. As of February 2020, he is a nine-time World Championship professional rodeo cowboy and an inductee of the ProRodeo Hall of Fame in the all-around category.
Ty Monroe Murray
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Professional Rodeo Cowboy
- Father – Harold “Butch” Murray
- Mother – Joy Murray
- Siblings – Kim Murray (Sister), Kerri Murray (Sister)
He self-manages himself.
5 ft 8 in or 173 cm
73 kg or 161 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Ty Murray has dated –
- Jewel Kilcher (1998-2014)
- Paige Murray (2017-Present)
Race / Ethnicity
He has Irish ancestry on his father’s side.
Due to advancing age, his hair has turned “white”.
- Small Face
- Plump Lips
Ty Murray Favorite Things
- Pets – Cats
Source – Instagram
Ty Murray Facts
- His father was a former rodeo hand while his mother was a young rider in the National Little Britches Rodeo Association.
- At the age of 18, he joined the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) and later became the youngest PRCA World All-Around Cowboy, as per the Guinness Book of Records.
- He acquired the World All-Around Champion title 7 times from 1989 to 1994 and 1998.
- In 1994, he surpassed Larry Mahan’s and Ferguson’s record of 6 titles and tied with Ferguson’s record of 6 titles consecutively. It was this time that Murray was being dubbed as the “King of the Cowboys”.
- He was inducted into the PRCA’s ProRodeo Hall of Fame at a very young age.
- In November 1999, he appeared as “himself” in an episode of the action-crime TV series, Walker, Texas Ranger.
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