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Tommy Morrison Net Worth

Tommy Morrison Net Worth is
$10 Thousand

Tommy Morrison Biography

, spent 15 years in prison for rape. In August 2013, Morrison’s mom announced that her child was in the ultimate stages of Helps, and he passed away on September 1, 2013. He made an appearance in the 1990 Sylvester Stallone boxing film Rocky V. Morrison attempted a comeback in 2006, claiming he previously tested adverse for HIV. He earned 48 of 52 professional fights, and retired from boxing in 1996 when he examined positive for HIV. Morrison was created in Gravette, Arkansas. Spending over a yr bedridden, Morrison passed away on September 1, 2013, at a medical center in Omaha, Nebraska. Morrison grew up in Delaware County, Oklahoma, spending the majority of his teenage years in Jay. 2 yrs later, Morrison discovered himself fighting for the WBO name again, this time around against heavyweight boxing legend George Foreman. Morrison’s old brother Tim Jr boxed and his dad urged him to consider up the activity at age ten. At age 13, Morrison claimed he used a false ID and entered fifteen ‘toughman’ contests (the minimum amount age group for contestants was 21). He later told THE BRAND NEW York Instances that he dropped only one of the supposed matches. He earned the WBO heavyweight championship in July 1993, in a fight George Foreman. His dad, Tim Sr, was abusive; he’d get drunk and defeat Morrison along with his mother. Nevertheless, Tommy’s mother, Diana, exposed in August 2013, that her child was experiencing a ‘full-blown’AIDS and that he had been in his ‘final times. Morrison’s brother, Tim Jr.$10 Thousand: Tommy David Morrison (January 2, 1969 – September 1, 2013), nicknamed ‘The Duke’, was an American professional boxer who held the WBO heavyweight name. Tommy Morrison was a specialist heavyweight boxer who was simply previously hailed as a global Boxing Association Champion. Throughout his whole boxing profession, Morrison participated in a complete of 52 fights, earning 49, 44 which were earned via knockout. Morrison’s mom was acquitted of a murder charge four years ago. Nicknamed ‘The Duke’, Tommy David Morrison was created on


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Quick Facts

Full NameTommy Morrison
Net Worth$10 Thousand
Date Of BirthJanuary 2, 1969
Height1.88 m
NationalityAmerican
SpouseTrisha Harding, Dawn Gilbert, Dawn Freeman
ParentsDiana Morrison, Tim Morrison Sr.
MoviesRocky V


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Currently lives in Sparta, Tennessee, where he is writing his autobiography. [May 2006]
2Making a boxing comeback. [February 2007]
3Father of 4 sons.
4From the age of 13 to 19 Tommy entered every tough man contest he could. Winning 49 fights out of the 50 he participated in. During this time starting in December of 1976 he also was fighting amateur boxing matches. In 1980 he also won the Jr. Olympics. He continued this until 1988 where his total of amateur fights was 242 with an impressive amount of wins which was 222 with only 20 losses.
5Since 2006, he has claimed that his HIV test was a false positive.
6Made an extremely brief cameo in the film, They Live (1988), in 1988.
7Always wanted to act, but fell into boxing because of his mother's wishes. There was so much success in the family with boxing that she encouraged him to compete.
8Originally aspired to be an actor, but with all the boxers in his family going on at that time, his mother pressured him to try out for the Golden Gloves. He won. He was 25-0 before he realized that boxing was something he wanted to do full-time.
9In 1988, he won the Kansas City, Mo., Golden Gloves, advanced to the National Gloves in Omaha and got invited to the western Olympic trials. He came up short in Concord, Calif., where he lost a split decision to heavyweight Ray Mercer, who went on to win a gold medal in Seoul.
10Seeing the Sylvester Stallone classic, Rocky (1976), was what really inspired him to go pro with his boxing.
11In 1988, his senior year, he won the Kansas City Golden Gloves. In the Olympic trials, he advanced to the finals and lost to Army Sergeant Ray Mercer, eight years his senior.
12A huge Elvis Presley fan.
13He won three fights in 1995, before meeting Razor Ruddock for the IBC Heavyweight Championship.
14In 1989, Morrison had 19 wins, 15 by knockout. Among the fighters he had beaten were former Mike Tyson opponents Lorenzo Boyd, Dave Jaco and Lorenzo Canady, as well as former George Foreman opponents Steve Zouski and Ken Lakusta.
15He won the WBO Boxing Championship from George Foreman in 1993. He lost the championship to Michael Bentt in 1994.
16He has claimed to be the great-nephew of John Wayne.


Quotes

#Quote
1[on how he sexually-contracted HIV]: "Wilt Chamberlain had nothing on me. Infidelity was one of my biggest battles in life. I couldn't overcome it. It probably helped my first marriage crumble".
2(On boxing): "It was a life changing experience. Very interesting and something I look forward to doing again. Acting is a different challenge."


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Filmography

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Cybill1996TV SeriesLeo
Rocky V1990Tommy 'Machine' Gunn
They Live1988Dave - Resistance Fighter (uncredited)

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
HBO Boxing2013TV Series documentary in memory of - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
ESPN: The Magazine at 102008TV Movie documentaryHimself
Boulevard of Broken Dreams2007TV Series documentaryHimself
The Opponents2006Video documentary shortHimself
ESPN Outside the Lines2006TV SeriesHimself
ESPN Friday Night Fights2006TV SeriesHimself - Audience Member
Wide World of Sports 35th Anniversary Special1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1993TV SeriesHimself - Boxer
Evander Holyfield vs. George Foreman1991TV MovieHimself
ESPN Top Rank Boxing1989TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
John G. Avildsen: King of the Underdogs2017Documentary post-production
Oklahoma Sun2016Himself
Biography2011TV Series documentaryTommy 'Machine' Gunn
ESPN Friday Night Fights2010-2011TV SeriesHimself
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