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TITO ORTIZ

 

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TITO ORTIZ

Jacob Christopher "Tito" Ortiz, nicknamed Huntington Beach Bad Boy, is a Mexican-American mixed martial artist and Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter born January 23, 1975 in Huntington Beach, CA. Known for his talent in the ring, he has come a long way from beginning his career his sophomore year of high school all the way to becoming the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion from April 14, 2000 to September 26, 2003. Ortiz was the biggest pay-per-view draw of 2006 and has appeared on numerous magazine covers.

Besides roughing it up against other UFC's biggest sports stars, Ortiz has ventured into many aspects of business becoming the CEO of the Punishment Athletics clothing and mixed martial arts equipment line as well as writing the book THIS IS GONNA HURT - The Life of a Mixed Martial Arts champion.

His social life is most known because of dating former adult film actress, Jenna Jameson, who gave birth to two twin boys named Journey and Jett in March of 2009.
The world will look forward to who will walk in this talented fighter's footsteps next! Young Hollywood caught up with Ortiz and Jameson at the Hard Rock Hotel's Body English Oakley pre-VMA bash.

 

FUN FACTS:

  • Tito sports an 'H' on his left arm & a 'B' on his right. The tattoos stand for his home town, Huntington Beach.
  • Tito's favorites meal is pancakes with peanut butter
  • Tito has a seven disc instructional DVD set called How To Kick Butt Like Tito