A mixed martial artist from Brazil named Jose Aldo Jr. has a 9 million dollar fortune. Aldo is best known for his time spent competing in the UFC, where he has amassed several titles, three UFC Featherweight championships are among these titles. He rose to become one of the top five UFC bantamweight competitors in 2021.
José Aldo Biography and net Worth
|Net Worth $9 million|
|Full Name José Aldo da Silva Oliveira Júnior|
|Birth Date 9 September 1986|
|Age 35 Years|
|Birthplace Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil|
|Profession Mixed Martial Artist|
|Wife Vivianne Perreira|
José Aldo Early Life
On September 9, 1986, José Aldo da Silva Oliveira Junior was born in Manaus, Brazil. José was dropped onto a BBQ when still a newborn and sustained a severe burn over his face. Despite his initial desire to play soccer, he rapidly picked up fighting skills after being repeatedly attacked on the streets.
Aldo moved to Rio de Janeiro at the age of 17 and concentrated solely on MMA. Except for the clothing on his back, he had nothing to his name. José frequently went without meals for extended periods at this time, and members of his training gymnasium frequently had to ensure that he had enough to eat.
José Aldo Early Career
José acquired the moniker “Junior” in the early stages of his MMA career. At the age of 17, he engaged in his first professional fight, which he won with a decisive knockout just 16 seconds into the opening frame. His subsequent fights followed the same pattern, all of which ended in decisive knockouts or stoppages by the referee. Before entering the WEC, Aldo bounced back strongly, winning several fights. This would turn out to be the start of his ascent to stardom as a well-known fighter around the world.
José Aldo Success
He competed in his first WEC match against Alexandre Franca Nogueira in 2008. With a flying knee to the face, Aldo ended the fight in just eight seconds. José successfully defended his featherweight championship after winning it by knocking out Manvel Gamburyan 92 seconds into the second round. The WEC and UFC joined later in 2010, giving Aldo access to a completely new fighter roster.
He successfully defended his championship at UFC 129 in 2011 against opponent 129 by unanimous decision. He competed in 2019 and beat opponents like Jeremy Stephens and Renato Moicana, but he also dropped a bout to Alexander Volkanovski. His career was hampered by the Covid-19 pandemic of 2020, but he eventually returned to competing at UFC 251 – only lost a game with Petr Yan.
José Aldo Wife
Vivianne Perreira, a purple belt in jiu-jitsu is, married to José Aldo and they have had one daughter together thus far in their partnership.
José Aldo Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Jose Also is $9 million as of 2022. Jose Aldo has reportedly earned $9,497,333 over his MMA fighting career, according to several sources. His biggest payday came from the Conor McGregor match at UFC 194. He earned a whopping $2,540,000 for this fight, which included his $400,000 base salary and a $2,100,000 PPV sales bonus.
José Aldo Physical Stats