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About Mike Tyson

Mike Tyson is a retired professional boxer and a former heavyweight boxing champion. He holds the record as the youngest boxer to win the WBC, WBA and IBF heavyweight titles.Tyson won his first 19 professional bouts by knockout, with 12 of them occurring in the first round. After his retirement, Mike Tyson revealed that he does not miss boxing but would do it again if he got the chance.

Personal Biography

Relationships

Mike Tyson was married thrice. He has eight children with different women. He was first married to actress Robin Givens. The marriage lasted one year, from 7 February 1988 to 14 February 1989. The marriage was tumultuous with allegations of violence, spousal abuse and mental instability on Tyson's part. In April 2012, Mike Tyson recalled that he was left devastated when he saw Robin Givens on the arm of Brad Pitt twenty years ago. "I went from a hard stallion to a wet noodle," he said.

Tyson was convicted of raping a Miss Black America contestant in a hotel room in 1992. In October 2008, actress Helen Mirren said date-rape should not be considered crime and that Tyson wasn't a rapist.

In July 2008, he is accused of putting up 50,000 dollars for a contract to kill the members of a gang who murdered his bodyguard in 2000.

Marriage to Lakiha Spicer

As of 2012, Mike Tyson is married to Lakiha Spicer. It is his third marriage. The couple has a son Morocco Elijah Tyson. In April 2012, the couple were spotted in Warsaw, Poland. They are in Poland to launch Tyson's new sports drink.

Exodus Tyson

Exodus Tyson is the daughter of Mike Tyson. At the end of May 09, she is rushed to a St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center after she was found hanging from a cord from an exercise treadmill. She is noticed by her brother who alerted her monther. The mother was found performing CPR when firefighters arrived at the scene and rushed Exodus to the hospital. Mike Tyson arrived at the hospital late afternoon. He did not speak with the press.

Turnaround

In April 2012, Mike Tyson revealed the circumstances under which he turned his life around and got clean and sober. He said that back in 2009 he was in a hotel room with seven prostitutes, a morphine drip in his arm, a pile of cocaine and a bottle of cognac when he began to feel paranoid. Convinced the women were trying to steal from him he started beating them up and threw them out - to stop them from 'taking his soul'.

Undisputed Truth

In April 2012, Mike Tyson said that he was born to entertain people and said that boxing was one way to do that. Tyson will stage a six-night one-man show at MGM Grand in Las Vegas called 'Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth - Live on Stage' where he will speak about his life and career. The autobiographical monologue is to talk about his chequered life as a childhood thief, a ear-biting fighter, an addict and a father of eight.

In an interview on ESPN after his Undisputed Truth show in Las Vegas, Mike Tyson revealed that he had got a prison official pregnant. Though he didn't reveal much details, Mike Tyson said, "I didn't talk about getting a prison official pregnant. Oh yeah. In prison, stuff happens. But she had no baby,".

He is on a tour in several states as part of his monologue show 'Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth - Live On Stage'. In April 2012, he spoke about his experiences at the Spirit Conference Centre in Slough, London. In one of the show, he said "Life is great. It's the greatest gift. We get it for free"

Mike Tyson in News

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Happy Birthday Tupac From AEB Worldwide, Mike Tyson, Charlie Mack Alston and Celebrity Friends
Mike Tyson, Charlie Mack Alston, Music Entertainment Film and T.V

Award Winning Producer Chad A. Verdi to Produce Three Feature Films Over the Next 10 Months Beginning With Bad Hurt and Ending With Bleed For This
Verdi Productions and The Woodhaven Production Company are pleased to announce that award winning producer Chad A. Verdi will produce three feature films over the next 10 months. Verdi is now teamed with Oscar-winner Martin Scorsese (THE DEPARTED, GOODFELLAS) and Oscar nominee Emma Tillinger Koskoff (THE DEPARTED, THE WOLF OF WALL STREET) on two of his next three films.

BitAngels and CoinAgenda to Hold First Bitcoin Investor Conference in Las Vegas, Oct. 7-9
CoinAgenda (www.coinagenda.com) will debut the first conference dedicated exclusively to bitcoin and cryptocurrency investors. The upscale event will be held at the Palms Casino and Resort, Las Vegas, Oct. 7-9. With two other nationally focused Bitcoin events taking place in Las Vegas that week, the second week of October will truly be "Bitcoin Week Las Vegas."

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RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf Returns to Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas
Following another incredibly-successful run on the famed Las Vegas Strip, RockTellz & CockTails is proud to announce Grammy Award-winning musician and acclaimed actor Meat Loaf will return to the RockTellz & CockTails stage at the PH Showroom inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino. Meat Loaf will perform 21 dates, beginning Tuesday, May 6, to continue the critically-acclaimed series

ReelTime Partners Welcomes Multiple Emmy and Peabody Award Winning Producers
ReelTime Rentals, Inc. (OTC Pink: RLTR) welcomes multiple Emmy and Peabody award winning producers and editor Jackson Nguyen and Todd Crites of Turn Left Productions. They will head production and development of all video and television projects.

RockTellz & CockTails Presents The Jacksons at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas
RockTellz & CockTails is proud to welcome legendary musical group and Rock 'n Roll Hall of Fame inductees The Jacksons to Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on the famed Las Vegas Strip as the critically-acclaimed series' next legacy artist. The Jacksons, including Jackie, Tito, Jermaine and Marlon, will perform 40 shows, beginning Feb. 20, inside the famed property's PH Showroom

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Barrett-Jackson Generates More Than $32 Million in Sales at 6th Annual Las Vegas Auction
Barrett-Jackson, "The World's Greatest Collector Car Auctions™," announced today that it generated more than $32 million in gross sales which is a 41% increase over 2012 during its 6th Annual Las Vegas auction at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on September 26-28, 2013

RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas
RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf at the PH Showroom inside Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, beginning Thursday, Sept. 26. Tickets for RockTellz & CockTails Presents Meat Loaf will go on sale Friday, Aug. 2 at 10 a.m. PDT.

SPI Entertainment Revolutionizes Las Vegas Entertainment With RockTellz & CockTails
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AEB Worldwide and Mike Tyson Wish Tupac Shakur Happy Birthday and Announce a Special Tribute and Celebration to Tupac
Mike Tyson, Eric Brown of AEB Worldwide ("AEB") and his partner Gerald Henderson, CEO of Mary Alice Productions, Film Producer and Screenplay Writer ("MAP") wish to acknowledge Tupac Shakur's 42nd birthday today on Father's Day and wish Tupac a happy birthday to honor one of the greatest talents of all times.

Human Nature Announces New Headlining Deal at The Venetian Las Vegas(R)
Click to tweet: New headlining deal for @HumanNatureLV. Band will call The Sands Showroom at @VenetianVegas home beginning in 2013. Human Nature, Australia's vocal group sensation, announced today a new headlining residency at The Venetian Las Vegas. The new show, titled Smokey Robinson presents Human Nature: The Motown Show will begin on Saturday, January 19, 2013

Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth Opening on Broadway July 31
Mike Tyson is trying something new this summer: performing on a Broadway stage.

Mike Tyson 'saved by movie'
A film about Mike Tyson - produced when he was seen by Hollywood and the public at large as "somebody who didn't belong in society" - saved the controversial former boxer from his "pariah" tag and almost single-handedly paved the way in remaking his image.

Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield quip about 'ear bite' incident on Twitter
Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield traded jokes about the former boxer's infamous ear-biting incident on Twitter.

Mike Tyson serenades women in energy drink ad
Mike Tyson, who was the most feared man in boxing two decades ago, has showed off his softer side by crooning in a Polish energy drink ad.

Mike Tyson to return to ring in WWE13 video game
Mike Tyson's announcement that he is returning to the ring has gone viral on the Internet.

Mike Tyson's 'Undisputed Truth' set to make Broadway debut
Hollywood director Spike Lee has collaborated with Mike Tyson to debut the former champ's one-man show 'Mike Tyson-Undisputed Truth' on Broadway.

Every day is all about control, says Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson, the former heavyweight champion, doubts his rage will ever be gone and admits that 'every day is all about control'.

Mike Tyson and Spike Lee in talks to collaborate for Broadway show
American director Spike Lee is reportedly in talks to direct Mike Tyson's Broadway show 'Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth'.

Tyson warns UFC star Jones not to let dark shadows invade his life
Legendary boxer Mike Tyson has warned the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones to keep clear of wrong things in life, and be careful about his choices.

Justin Bieber trained with Mike Tyson before 'roughing up photographer'
Justin Bieber trained with former Boxing legend Mike Tyson just days before a photographer complained of being roughed up by the teen popstar at a shopping centre.

Mike Tyson doubts if his rage 'will ever be gone'
Mike Tyson, who has gone from boxing world's wild child to a devoted family man, has admitted that he still has to work on his temper.

$1800-a-seat VIP tickets for Maradona's show in Sydney sold out in hours
VIP tickets worth 1800 dollars-a-seat for soccer legend Diego Maradona's The Life and Times show at the Allphones Arena, Homebush, later this month were sold out within hours.

Mike Tyson taking one-man show to Broadway
Mike Tyson is reportedly in talks with producer Eric Nederlander about bringing his successful one-man show, 'Mike Tyson: Undisputed Truth,' to town.

I always need money, says Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson has said that he is terrible with his expenditures and always needs more money.

I try my best to control my temper, says Mike Tyson
Mike Tyson has said that no matter how hard he tries to control his temper, he loses it once in a while.

Mike Tyson say's he'd like to be a missionary
Mike Tyson has said that he is still in pursuit of his lifelong dream of becoming a missionary but things are harder now since he has a family.

Justin Bieber could face 6 months jail for alleged battery case
Justin Bieber could face six months in jail as an alleged assault case against a photographer in Calabasas, California has been sent to prosecutors that may bring criminal charges against the teen.

Woman involved in 13-year affair with Cain says 'he would not make a good president'
A businesswoman, who claimed that she had a 13-year affair with Herman Cain, has said that the Republican candidate would not make a good president.

Greta Van Susteren dubs Tucker Carlson 'a pig, purveyor of smut' over Palin story
Greta Van Susteren and Tucker Carlson had an ugly, seven-minute shouting match on Fox News after the cable show host dubbed the Daily Caller editor-in-chief as a "pig" and "purveyor of smut" in her blog over Palin story.

Mike Tyson respects Herman Cain despite poking fun at him
Mike Tyson has said that he respects Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain.

Muhammad Ali, other boxing greats bid adieu to Joe Frazier at funeral
Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Joe Frazier was remembered at a private funeral service attended by his greatest rival Muhammad Ali, and other boxing legends.

Tyson plays presidential candidate Cain in mock campaign ad
Mike Tyson impersonated Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain in a mock campaign commercial on comedy video website 'Funny or Die'.

Depressive Commonwealth boxer Tyson Fury reveals that he feels suicidal
Though he is set to defend his Commonwealth title on Saturday, 23-year-old heavyweight boxer Tyson Fury has revealed that he is in deep depression and has contemplated committing suicide.

Mike Tyson pays touching tribute to Joe Frazier on Twitter
Mike Tyson has paid a touching tribute to Joe Frazier on Twitter, claiming that it was "an honour" to be compared to the boxing legend during his career.

Amir Khan offers Obama ringside seats for world title fight with Paterson in Washington
Boxer Amir Khan has offered US President Barack Obama a ringside seat for his world title fight against Lamont Peterson in Washington.

Hugh Jackman told to bulk up before starring in 'The Wolverine'
Australian superstar Hugh Jackman has been told to bulk up before he stars in 'The Wolverine'.

Boxing legend Mike Tyson in Bigg Boss 5?
Former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson has reportedly been finalized as a participant in the Indian version of Big Brother.

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