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Georges St-Pierre

Popular Canadian former professional mixed martial and Actor

George St-Pierre
George St-Pierre-mixed martial artist-actor-source-MSG Networks

Georges St-Pierre is a popular Canadian former professional mixed martial artist as well as an actor. He is well-known as a former UFC champion in two weight classes.

Early life, Childhood, and Education

He was born on 19th May 1981 in Saint-Isidore, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada, to his father Roland St-Pierre, and his mother Pauline St-Pierre.

Georges St-Pierre grew up his whole childhood in Saint-Isidore, Montérégie, Quebec. He holds Canadian nationality and belongs to a French-Canadian ethnic background and his horoscope is Taurus.

Meanwhile, he has a sibling named Myriam St-Pierre. Although, his father worked as a carpenter while his mother worked at a nursing home.

As for education, he attended his High school at Ecole Pierre-Bedard. At an early age, he played hockey, skated, and participated in several sports.

Later on, he completed his graduation with a degree in kinesiology from the Cegep Edouard-Montpetit.

Career and Professional Life

Moving towards her career, Georges St-Pierre began his professional career as a bouncer and a garbage man to pay his school fee.

At an early age, George earned a black belt in Kyokushin Karate.

UCC Career

St-Pierre began his professional career at the Ultimate Combat Championship in a match against Ivan Menjivar in January 2002.

Although, he won his three other Universal Combat Challenge (UCC) bouts before beating Pete Spratt of the United States of America in TKO 14: Road Warriors in Victoriaville, Quebec on 29th November 2003.

UFC Career

Meanwhile, St-Pierre made his UFC debut on January 31, 2004, at UFC 46 against Karo Parisyan.

Additionally, he won UFC Welterweight Championship three times and the UFC Middleweight Championship one time. Later on, he became the Canadian Athlete of the Year by Rogers Sportsnet for 2008, 2009, and 2010.

George St-Pierre
George St-Pierre focusing on his career-source-UFC.com

St-Pierre left his Welterweight title and went on a four-year-long hiatus from the sport in 2013. After that, he returned in November 2017 to defeat Michael Bisping for the middleweight belt. However, he soon had to vacate due to his health issues.

Acting Career

Besides his MMA career, George has also appeared in some movies in which he has already shown his acting skills movies as The Wint, Never Surrender, Captain America, and Kickboxer.

After taking retirement, George has added the title ex-MMA fighter. Finally, he announced his retirement at a press conference at the Bell Centre in Montreal on February 21, 2019.

Awards and Achievements

He was nominated for the UFC Middleweight Champion as well as UFC Welterweight Champion.

He had been honored as MMA Most Valuable Fighter and UFC Hall of Fame.

Additionally, he has also won the most Takedowns in UFC History and mixed Martial Arts Hall of Fame.

Georges St-Pierre | Salary and Net worth

He is a popular Canadian former professional mixed martial artist as well as an actor and his source of income is from her profession as an athlete.

He has an estimated net worth is around $30 million whereas he earns his annual salary of $2 million per year.

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Rumors and Controversy

Talking about rumors and controversy, George St-Pierre and Penn battled at UFC 94 on January 31, 2009, when Penn was a little more dominating in the first round of battle.

The battle stopped in the fourth round when Penn’s cornerman because of Jason Parillo. Meanwhile, it is expected, that Pierre’s triumph was filled with controversy.

Although, he battled and won another battle in 2009 against Thiago Alves, and the match was very famous in the media.

Personal Life and Relationship

Moving towards his love life, George St-Pierre is currently single.

He has not been involved in any relationship yet. Likewise, he also has not shared his girlfriend or partner pictures on his Instagram till now.

However, It seems like he is enjoying his private life with his family members and friends, after some time he must reveal his current girlfriend on the internet world.

Previously, he dated Lucy Onyeforo and there was a rumor that Georges was dating British sprinter Lucy Onyeforo, who is a Canadian tennis player.

Body Measurement, Height & Weight

Discussing his body measurements, he is a handsome guy and maintained a good physique with a slim body.

He has been standing at an average height of 5 feet 10 inches tall while he weighs around 77 kg. Moreover, George St-Pierre has a pair of blue eyes color with light brown hair.

Social Media Presence

Regarding his social media platforms, George St-Pierre is very active on social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Her Twitter profile has gained over 2 million followers.

Furthermore, she has more than 3.8 million followers on her Instagram profile, while her Facebook has around 4 million followers.

George St-Pierre | FAQs

What is the height of GSP?

He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall which is 1.78m.

How rich is Georges St-Pierre?

He is a popular Canadian former professional mixed martial artist and has a net worth of $30 million.

What does the St-Pierre tattoo mean?

His chest is a Kanji tattoo that translates to jiu-jitsu.

What nationality is George St-Pierre?

He holds Canadian nationality.

Quick Facts about Georges:

  • Full Name: Georges St-Pierre
  • Birth Date: 19th May 1981
  • Birth Place: Saint-Isidore, Montérégie, Quebec, Canada
  • Country: Canada
  • Gender: Male
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Net Worth: $30 million
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Light brown
  • Tatoo(s): Yes ( jiu-jitsu)
  • Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

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