Famous American Kickboxers

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Holly Holm
(American Mixed Martial Artist and One of the Best Female Professional Boxers of All Time)
Holly Holm
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Birthdate: October 17, 1981
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Holly Holm is a mixed martial artist. A former world champion in boxing, Holm currently competes in the UFC and holds the distinction of being the first fighter to hold a UFC title and a world boxing title. Her win against Ronda Rousey at UFC 193 is regarded as one of the biggest upsets in the history of combat sports.

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Donald Cerrone
(Mixed Martial Artist, Former Professional Kickboxer)
Donald Cerrone
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Birthdate: March 29, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States
 3 
Eric Esch
(Boxer)
Eric Esch
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Birthdate: August 3, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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 4 
Bob Sapp
(Wrestler)
Bob Sapp
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Birthdate: September 22, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
 5 
Sage Northcutt
(Mixed martial artist)
Sage Northcutt
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Birthdate: March 1, 1996
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Katy, Texas, United States
 6 
Bas Rutten
(Actor, Former Mixed Martial Artist, Kickboxer and Professional Wrestler)
Bas Rutten
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Birthdate: February 24, 1965
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Tilburg, Netherlands

Bas Rutten is a Dutch–American actor, former kickboxer, mixed martial artist, and professional wrestler. A former UFC Heavyweight Champion and a King of Pancrase world champion, Rutten finished his career on a high as he remained unbeaten for the last 22 fights of his career. In 2015, Bas Rutten was made an inductee of the UFC Hall of Fame.

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Carlos Condit
(American Former Professional Mixed Martial Artist)
Carlos Condit
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Birthdate: April 26, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Carlos Condit is an American retired mixed martial artist. A former Interim UFC Welterweight Champion, Condit has also competed in World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) where he was a Welterweight Champion. While competing in the UFC, Condit won five Fight of the Night awards. After retiring from MMA, Condit went on to establish many business ventures, such as a coffee shop. 

 8 
Stephen Thompson
(Mixed martial artist)
Stephen Thompson
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Birthdate: February 11, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Simpsonville, South Carolina, United States
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Benny Urquidez
(Kickboxer and Karate Champion who Achieved Six World Titles in Five different Weight Divisions)
Benny Urquidez
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Birthdate: June 20, 1952
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, United States

Benny Urquidez is an American actor, martial arts choreographer, and kickboxer. One of the pioneers of full-contact karate in the United States, Urquidez held six world titles in five weight divisions during his illustrious 27-year career. In 1978, he was named Competitor of the Year by Black Belt magazine. Benny Urquidez has also played important roles in films like 1408.

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Chris Weidman
(Mixed martial artist)
Chris Weidman
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Birthdate: June 17, 1984
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Baldwin, New York, United States
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Ken Shamrock
(Bare-Knuckle Boxing Promoter & Retired Professional Wrestler MMA & Kickboxer)
Ken Shamrock
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Birthdate: February 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, United States

Ken Shamrock is an American professional wrestler and retired mixed martial artist who promotes bare-knuckle boxing. He is widely considered an icon and pioneer of mixed martial arts (MMA), as well as one of the greatest fighters in MMA's history. As a professional wrestler, Ken Shamrock is credited with popularizing a submission hold called the ankle lock.

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Glover Teixeira
(Mixed martial artist)
Glover Teixeira
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Birthdate: October 28, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: SobrĂ¡lia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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Ray Mercer
(Boxer, Kickboxer, and mixed martial artist)
Ray Mercer
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Birthdate: April 4, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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Edson Barboza
(Mixed Martial Artist)
Edson Barboza
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Birthdate: January 21, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
 15 
Uriah Hall
(First UFC Fighter in History to Win a Fight Without Throwing a Single Strike)
Uriah Hall
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Birthdate: July 31, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Spanish Town, Jamaica

Uriah Hall is a Jamaican-American professional mixed martial artist who emerged as The Ultimate Fighter 17 Knockout of the Season. He currently fights in the middleweight division for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and has previously been associated with Bellator MMA and Ring of Combat. Besides mixed martial arts, he has made a few media appearances. 

 16 
James Johnson
(Basketball player)
James Johnson
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Birthdate: February 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cheyenne, Wyoming, United States
 17 
Ben Nguyen
(Mixed martial artist)
Ben Nguyen
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Birthdate: August 3, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
 18 
Joe Schilling
(Mixed martial artist)
Joe Schilling
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Birthdate: January 13, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States
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Philip Ng
(Actor,)
Philip Ng
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Birthdate: September 16, 1977
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hong Kong
 20 
Raymond Daniels
(Martial Artist)
Raymond Daniels
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Birthdate: April 29, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sun Valley, California, United States
 21 
Randall
(Boxer)
Randall
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Birthdate: May 7, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bridge City, Texas, United States
 22 
Dennis Alexio
(Kickboxer)
Dennis Alexio
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Birthdate: March 12, 1959
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vacaville, California, United States
 23 
Mighty Mo
(Kickboxer)
Mighty Mo
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Birthdate: October 8, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pago Pago, American Samoa
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Maurice Smith
(Mixed martial artist)
Maurice Smith
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Birthdate: December 13, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States
 25 
Andrea Lee (fighter)
(Mixed martial artist)
Andrea Lee (fighter)
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Birthdate: February 11, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Atlanta, Texas, United States
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Joe Lewis
(Actor, Martial artist)
Joe Lewis
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Birthdate: March 7, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Knightdale, North Carolina, United States
Died: August 31, 2012
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Patrick Smith
(Mixed martial artist)
Patrick Smith
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Birthdate: August 28, 1963
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coalgate, Oklahoma, United States
Died: June 18, 2019
 28 
Seth Petruzelli
(Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer)
Seth Petruzelli
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Birthdate: December 3, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cape Coral, Florida, United States
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Rick Roufus
(Mixed martial artist)
Rick Roufus
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Birthdate: June 3, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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Bill Wallace
(Martial artist)
Bill Wallace
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Birthdate: December 1, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Portland, Indiana, United States
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Guy Mezger
(Mixed martial artist)
Guy Mezger
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Birthdate: January 1, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
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Matt Mullins
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Birthdate: November 10, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Naperville, Illinois, United States
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Jerry Trimble
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Birthdate: May 12, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Newport, Kentucky, United States
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K.J. Noons
(Mixed Martial Artist, Boxer)
K.J. Noons
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Birthdate: December 7, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, United States
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Justine Kish
(Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer)
Justine Kish
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Birthdate: April 13, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
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Dewey Cooper
(Boxer, Mixed martial artists)
Dewey Cooper
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Birthdate: November 10, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Shonie Carter
(Mixed martial artist, Judoka)
Shonie Carter
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Birthdate: May 3, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Wesley Correira
(Mixed martial artist)
Wesley Correira
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Birthdate: November 11, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hilo, Hawaii, United States
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Kevin Rosier
(Kickboxer, Boxer)
Kevin Rosier
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Birthdate: January 6, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Died: April 14, 2015
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Toby Imada
(Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer)
Toby Imada
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Birthdate: April 20, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Vince Phillips
(Boxer, Kickboxer)
Vince Phillips
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Birthdate: July 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, United States
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Shannon Ritch
(Mixed Martial Artist)
Shannon Ritch
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Birthdate: September 27, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Coolidge, Arizona, United States
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Zane Frazier
(Kickboxer, Mixed martial artist)
Zane Frazier
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Birthdate: July 16, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
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Marvin Eastman
(Mixed Martial Artist, Kickboxer)
Marvin Eastman
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Birthdate: June 8, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States
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Nicholas Pettas
(Karateka)
Nicholas Pettas
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Birthdate: January 23, 1973
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mykonos, Greece

Nicholas Pettas is a Greek-Danish martial artist and an exponent of karate. He is also a former kickboxer and actor. Pettas is renowned for his powerful low kicks and has scored victories over kickboxers like Yusuke Fujimoto and Gökhan Saki. In 1995, Pettas won the European Heavyweight Championship title and became the tenth Shin Karate World Championships champion in 2000. 

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Cyrus Washington
(Kickboxers, Taekwondo)
Cyrus Washington
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Birthdate: October 28, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan, United States
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Zoila Frausto Gurgel
(Mixed martial artist)
Zoila Frausto Gurgel
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Birthdate: December 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States
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Fredia Gibbs
(Martial artist)
Fredia Gibbs
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Birthdate: July 8, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
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Angela Rivera-Parr
(Mixed martial artist)
Angela Rivera-Parr
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Birthdate: May 29, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Apple Valley, California, United States

Angela Rivera-Parr is an American mixed martial artist and kickboxer best known for her matches for WMC titles against the likes of Julie Kitchen, Germaine de Randamie, and Miriam Nakamoto. Angela married fellow boxer John Wayne Parr and her personal life has largely overshadowed her professional achievements.

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Chad Bannon
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Birthdate: November 13, 1970
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States