Mike Tyson Height and Weight

Mike Tyson's Height

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5'11"
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Mike Tyson's Weight

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230 lbs

Mike Tyson stands 5 feet and 11 inches tall and weighs 230 pounds. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Mike Tyson had a rough child, and was introduced to boxing while attending school at a juvenile detention center in New York. His trainer, Cus D’Amato subsequently became his legal guardian after his mother passed away when he was 16. He competed in the Junior Olympics in 1981 and 1982 winning gold at both of his appearances, and setting a record for quickest knockout at 8 seconds. He went pro in 1985 and quickly racked up a string of victories that got the boxing community talking. His won his first televised match a year later, and went on to beat every other heavyweight champion. While his boxing career was considered one of the greatest ever with 50 wins in 58 fights, 44 by knockout, his personal life has been marred by poor decisions, lawsuits, and family issues.

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