Net Worth: $5 Million
- Source of Wealth UFC
- Birth Place Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
- Height 1.91 m
- Marital Status Married (Jennifer Mir)
- Full Name Francisco Santos Mir, III
- Nationality American-Cuban
- Date of Birth May 24, 1979
- Weight 259.9 lb
- Occupation mixed martial artist
- Children 3
About Frank Mir
Frank Santos Mir is an American-Cuban mixed martial artist, and also a former UFC heavyweight champion. He is better known as Frank Mir. He is extremely popular among those who follow the sport because currently, Mir holds the record for maximum wins and submissions ever in the UFC heavyweight category. Frank has a net worth of $5 Million.
He was born on 24th May, 1979 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He holds a black belt in Jiu-Jitsu and Kenpo Karate. He has been the UFC Heavyweight Champion twice. Frank Mir is the only man who won a “bout by toe hold” in the history of UFC.
Frank’s wealth comes from his martial artist work, and from his performance in various competitions. He has been ranked 7th in the heavy weight category worldwide. This shows just how successful Frank has been. He made his Mixed Martial Arts debut in 2001 against Jerome Smith. Mir got the “Tap Out of the Night” award after defeating Roberto Travern by Arm Bar. He also defeated David Tank Abbot in only 46 seconds. After defeating Tim Sylvia, he became the UFC heavyweight champion. He received the Jiu-Jitsu black belt for this win. In his professional career, Mir has won many championships and has received many awards. He was the 2008 Come Back Fighter of the Year, the Nevada State Wrestling Champion, First and Only Toe Hold Finish, in UFC history and many more.
In 2004, Mir suffered a terrible accident, but he was able to recover from it and fight in 2006. Mir later on in his career began working as a coach. He worked as the coach on the 8th season of “Ultimate Fighter” that was shown on Spike TV.
Frank is married to Jennifer. The couple has three children.