Conor McGregor is a world famous Irish MMA artist, boxer and businessman. Conor McGregor has been an active athlete since 2008 and has numerous championships behind him.
Conor McGregor was born on July 14, 1988 and he is currently 33 years old. Conor hails from Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland and his zodiac sign is Cancer. His full name is Conor Anthony McGregor. Speaking of family, Conor’s parents are his father, Tony, and mother, Margaret McGregor. Conor also has two siblings namely Erin McGregor and Aoife McGregor.
Regarding his educational path, Conor attended Irish language schools. For the basic level, Conor went to the Gaelscoil Scoil Mológa in Harold’s Cross. Likewise, for secondary school, Conor attended Gaelcholáiste Coláiste de hÍde in Tallaght. It was with the latter that Conor developed his passion for the sport and played football.
In his youth, Conor played football for Lourdes Celtic Football Club. Similarly, Conor began boxing at the young age of 12 at the Crumlin Boxing Club. He did this to defend himself against bullies and boost his confidence.
Then, in 2006, Conor moved to Lucan, Dublin with his family. There Conor Gaelcholáiste visited Coláiste Cois Life. Then Conor began an apprenticeship as a plumber. Conor also met future UFC fighter – Tom Egan. Soon the duo began training mixed martial arts (MMA) together.
Professionally, Conor McGregor is a world famous mixed martial artist (MMA), boxer and businessman. Famed as a former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight and lightweight doubles champion, Conor ranks #7 in the UFC lightweight rankings as of July 12, 2021.
Likewise, Conor is also known as a former featherweight and lightweight champion of the Cage Warriors. In 2015, Conor defeated José Aldo for the UFC Featherweight Championship at UFC 194. Conor won by a knockout 13 seconds into the 1st round. This went down in history as the fastest win in the history of the UFC title fight.
After Conor defeated Eddie Alvarez for the UFC Lightweight Championship at UFC 205, he became the first fighter to win titles in two weight classes simultaneously. As a boxer, boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeated Conor in his first professional boxing match.
Additionally, Conor made history as the largest pay-per-view (PPV) draw in MMA history. The MMA artist officiated five of the top six selling UFC pay-per-view events. Similarly, Conor’s boxing match with Mayweather attracted 4.3 million PPV buys in North America.
Forbes listed Conor as the highest paid athlete in the world in 2021. Conor has a net worth of approximately $180 million. The MMA artist is also included in the list of the highest paid athletes of 2018. At the time, Conor was ranked #4 with an approximate income of $99 million.
Conor McGregor is currently engaged Dee Devlin. Conor and Dee have been in a long-term relationship since 2008. The MMA artist and his fiancée have three children together. They welcomed their 1st child, son Conor Jack McGregor Jr., on May 5, 2017. Likewise, on January 2, 2019, the couple welcomed their 2nd child, daughter Croía McGregor. The McGregor family recently welcomed their 3rd child, son Rían Inv May 2021.
Body Measurements and Social Media
Conor McGregor is recorded height is 5 feet 9 inches or 175 cm. Likewise, the listed body weight of the MMA fighter is 155 lbs or 70 kg. Conor has a chest-waist-biceps size of 42.5-33-16 inches. Also, Conor has brown eyes and hair of the same color.
Speaking about his social media presence, Conor McGregor joined Twitter in September 2011. As of July 2021, Conor has earned more than 8.8 million followers on his @TheNotoriousMMA account. Also available on Instagram, Conor goes by the username @thenotoriousmma and has over 41.3 million followers.
On the other hand, Conor also appears frequently on his partner @deedevlin1’s Instagram profile. This account has 1.8 million followers as of the writing of this bio. Likewise, the MMA fighter has more than 14 million followers on his Facebook page.