Ronda Rousey

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Ronda Rousey
Ronda Rousey at the WWE Hall of Fame in 2018
Ronda Jean Rousey

(1987-02-01) February 1, 1987 (age 36)
Other namesRowdy
OccupationProfessional wrestler, actress
Years active2004-present
Height170 cm (5 ft 7 in)
TitleProfessional wrestler
Spouse(s)Travis Browne (m. 2017)
WebsiteRonda Rousey on Instagram

Ronda Jean Rousey (born February 1, 1987) is an American professional wrestler, actress, former judoka, and mixed martial artist. She is currently signed to WWE. She was also known for her time fighting in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and as an Olympic judoka.

In WWE, she is a two-time SmackDown Women's Champion, one-time Raw Women's Champion, one-time Women's Tag Team Champion, and the winner of the 2022 Royal Rumble. In the UFC, she was a one-time UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion and was inducted into the UFC Hall of Fame in 2018.[1] As a judoka, Rousey competed at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where she won the bronze medal.

Career[change | change source]

She used to be the UFC Female Bantamweight Champion until November 2015 when she got defeated by American Holly Holm. It was her first ever loss. In December 2016 she tried to win the championship back but she got defeated by TOTAL KNOCKOUT (TKO) just 48 seconds into the first round, this time by Brazilian Amanda Nunes. She now has a career in the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc). Well known as ( Rowdy Ronda Rousey )

Personal life[change | change source]

She is expected to also act in movies beginning in summer 2014. She acted in the 2014 movie Expendables 3[2] and Fast & Furious 7.

She was born in the city of Riverside, California.

She has endorsed Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign for the 2016 United States presidential election.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ronda Rousey Makes History as First Woman Selected For Induction Into UFC Hall of Fame". Ultimate Fighting Championship. Retrieved August 1, 2023.
  2. "Ronda Rousey". MMA Insider. Archived from the original on October 18, 2013. Retrieved November 28, 2013.
  3. "EXCLUSIVE: You'll Never Guess Who Ronda Rousey is Backing for President - Maxim". 10 November 2015.