Find out more about the greatest American Martial Artists, including Ronda Rousey, Brock Lesnar, Chuck Norris, Chris Weidman and Gina Carano.
Bruce LeeBruce Lee
27 November 1940
Actor, Martial Artist
Chuck NorrisChuck Norris
10 March 1940
Martial artist

Steven SeagalSteven Seagal
10 April 1952
Actor & Martial Artist

Gina CaranoGina Carano
16 April 1982
Mixed Martial Artist

Shayna BaszlerShayna Baszler
08 August 1980
Mixed Martial Artist

Donald CerroneDonald Cerrone
29 March 1983
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer, Boxer, Thai boxer
War MachineWar Machine
30 November 1981
mixed martial artist, actor, Adult Film Star

Mark DacascosMark Dacascos
26 February 1964
Actor

Daniel CormierDaniel Cormier
20 March 1979
Amateur wrestler, Mixed martial artist

Chael SonnenChael Sonnen
03 April 1977
Mixed martial artist, Podcaster, Promoter,
Nate DiazNate Diaz
16 April 1985
Mixed martial artist, Brazilian jiu-jitsu

B.J. PennB.J. Penn
13 December 1978
Mixed martial artist, Writer, Brazilian jiu-jitsu
Kelvin GastelumKelvin Gastelum
24 October 1991
Mixed martial artist

Jorge MasvidalJorge Masvidal
12 November 1984
Mixed martial artist, Boxer

Anthony PettisAnthony Pettis
27 January 1987
Mixed martial artist, Taekwondo athlete
Chuck LiddellChuck Liddell
17 December 1969
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer, Karateka

Randy CoutureRandy Couture
22 June 1963
Film actor, Actor, Mixed martial artist, Military
Frank DuxFrank Dux
13 July 1956
Sportsperson, Actor, Screenwriter

Michelle WatersonMichelle Waterson
06 January 1986
Mixed martial artist, Model, Karateka

Eddie AlvarezEddie Alvarez
08 January 1980
mixed martial artist
Frankie EdgarFrankie Edgar
16 October 1981
Mixed martial artist

Tyron WoodleyTyron Woodley
17 April 1982
Mixed martial artist
Urijah FaberUrijah Faber
14 May 1979
Mixed martial artist

Cary-Hiroyuki TagawaCary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
27 September 1950
Actor, Film producer, Film actor, Television

Nick DiazNick Diaz
02 August 1983
Mixed martial artist, Brazilian jiu-jitsu

Robbie LawlerRobbie Lawler
20 March 1982
Mixed martial artist, Karateka
Chris WeidmanChris Weidman
17 June 1984
Amateur wrestler, Mixed martial artist, Karateka
Eddie BravoEddie Bravo
15 May 1970
Writer

Quinton JacksonQuinton Jackson
20 June 1978
Professional wrestler, Actor, Mixed martial

Clay GuidaClay Guida
08 December 1981
Mixed martial artist, Carpenter

Joseph BenavidezJoseph Benavidez
31 July 1984
Mixed martial artist
Jon FitchJon Fitch
24 February 1978
Mixed martial artist

Forrest GriffinForrest Griffin
01 July 1979
Mixed martial artist

Cub SwansonCub Swanson
02 November 1983
Mixed martial artist

Benson HendersonBenson Henderson
16 November 1983
Amateur wrestler, Mixed martial artist, Taekwondo

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Dan SevernDan Severn
08 June 1958
Professional wrestler, Judoka, Mixed martial
Jim KellyJim Kelly
05 May 1946
actor, sportsperson, film actor, television actor,

Rich FranklinRich Franklin
05 October 1974
Mixed martial artist, Teacher
Rashad EvansRashad Evans
25 September 1979
Mixed martial artist

Don FryeDon Frye
23 November 1965
Professional wrestler, Actor, Judoka, Mixed

Dan HendersonDan Henderson
24 August 1970
Amateur wrestler, Mixed martial artist
Frank MirFrank Mir
24 May 1979
Mixed martial artist, Karateka, Thai boxer

Chris LebenChris Leben
21 July 1980
Mixed martial artist
Cat ZinganoCat Zingano
01 July 1982
Mixed martial artist

Matt HamillMatt Hamill
05 October 1976
Amateur wrestler, Mixed martial artist

Bruce BufferBruce Buffer
21 May 1957
Announcer, Kickboxer

Frank ShamrockFrank Shamrock
08 December 1972
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer

Johny HendricksJohny Hendricks
12 September 1983
Mixed martial artist, Amateur wrestler
Tank AbbottTank Abbott
26 April 1965
Mixed martial artist, Professional wrestler

Thomas Ian GriffithThomas Ian Griffith
18 March 1960
Actor

Jeremy StephensJeremy Stephens
26 May 1986
Mixed martial artist

Josh BarnettJosh Barnett
10 November 1977
Professional wrestler, Mixed martial artist, Thai
Rener GracieRener Gracie
10 November 1983
 

Uriah HallUriah Hall
31 July 1984
Mixed martial artist, Karateka, Kickboxer
Cung LeCung Le
25 May 1972
Actor, Combat sport, Screenwriter, Kickboxer,

Matt SerraMatt Serra
02 June 1974
Mixed martial artist

Linden AshbyLinden Ashby
23 May 1960
Actor, Television actor, Karateka, Taekwondo
Brandon VeraBrandon Vera
10 October 1977
Mixed martial artist, Military personnel

Mark ColemanMark Coleman
20 December 1964
Mixed martial artist, Amateur wrestler,
Cynthia RothrockCynthia Rothrock
08 March 1957
Actor, Taekwondo athlete, Karateka

Carlos ConditCarlos Condit
26 April 1984
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer

Dustin NguyenDustin Nguyen
17 September 1962
Actor, Television actor, Taekwondo athlete
Matt MitrioneMatt Mitrione
15 July 1978
American football player, Mixed martial artist,

Joshua WaitzkinJoshua Waitzkin
04 December 1976
Chess player
Gilbert MelendezGilbert Melendez
12 April 1982
Mixed martial artist, Thai boxer

Michael DudikoffMichael Dudikoff
08 October 1954
Actor

Keith JardineKeith Jardine
31 October 1975
Mixed martial artist, Actor

Jake ShieldsJake Shields
09 January 1979
Mixed martial artist
Tim SylviaTim Sylvia
05 March 1976
Mixed martial artist
Stephan BonnarStephan Bonnar
04 April 1977
Mixed martial artist, Taekwondo athlete

Kenny FlorianKenny Florian
26 May 1976
Association football player, Mixed martial artist,

Wong Jack ManWong Jack Man
1941 AD
martial artist

Ben RothwellBen Rothwell
17 October 1981
Mixed martial artist, Kickboxer
Josh ThomsonJosh Thomson
21 September 1978
Mixed martial artist

Joe LauzonJoe Lauzon
22 May 1984
Mixed martial artist

Todd DuffeeTodd Duffee
06 December 1985
Mixed martial artist

Gene LeBellGene LeBell
09 October 1932
Judoka

Joe SchillingJoe Schilling
13 January 1984
Boxer, Kickboxer, Mixed martial artist, Thai boxer
Gray MaynardGray Maynard
09 May 1979
Mixed martial artist

Nate MarquardtNate Marquardt
20 April 1979
Mixed martial artist
Jeff MonsonJeff Monson
18 January 1971
Mixed martial artist, Boxer

Konishiki YasokichiKonishiki Yasokichi
31 December 1963
Rikishi, Musician

Danny CastilloDanny Castillo
25 August 1979
Mixed martial artist
Rick StoryRick Story
28 August 1984
Mixed martial artist

Cole MillerCole Miller
26 April 1984
Mixed martial artist
Tamdan McCroryTamdan McCrory
05 November 1986
Mixed martial artist

Anthony JohnsonAnthony Johnson
06 March 1984
mixed martial artist, kickboxer, Thai boxer

Jason MillerJason Miller
24 December 1980
television presenter, mixed martial artist,

Matt HughesMatt Hughes
13 October 1973
mixed martial artist
Demetrious JohnsonDemetrious Johnson
13 August 1986
mixed martial artist

Jim MillerJim Miller
30 August 1983
mixed martial artist
Tim KennedyTim Kennedy
01 September 1979
 

Roy NelsonRoy Nelson
20 June 1976
mixed martial artist, screenwriter, boxer,

Pat BarryPat Barry
07 July 1979