Bruce Buffer is an American announcer currently works for UFC events as an Octagon announcer. He is also a professional mixed martial arts ring announcer and a former kickboxer. He also owned his own company, ‘The Buffer Partnership,’ of which he is the CEO and President. Bruce’s confident demeanor and outspoken personality made him a skilled and experienced host. Aside from UFC announcements, he hosts several television shows and is a radio host. Concerning his kickboxing days, he holds a black belt in Tang Soo Doo, a karate-based Korean martial art. However, due to health issues, he is unable to continue with his kickboxing. At the moment, he is completely focused on his company and his role as a UFC event announcer. Know more about Bruce Buffer Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Relationship, Career & Facts
|May 21, 1957
|Tulsa, Oklahoma, US
|Father: Joe Buffer
Mother: Connie Buffer
|Annie Buffer (divorced)
|5 feet and 11 inches (180cm/1.80m)
Bruce Buffer Age And Biography
Bruce Buffer was born on May 21, 1957, as Bruce Anthony Buffer in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA. He is the father of Joe Buffer and the mother of Connie Buffer’s eldest child. He grew up alongside his half-brother, Michael Buffer, a boxing and professional wrestling announcer. Moreover, he is 67 years old and was born under the sign of Taurus.
Bruce Buffer Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Bruce Buffer is an American citizen. In addition, he has a typical body type. He is 5 feet 11 inches tall (180cm/1.80m) and weighs around 91kg (200lbs). He has dark brown eyes and hair that is greyish-white in color.
Bruce Buffer Education
Regarding his education, Bruce Buffer began taking martial arts training classes when he was thirteen years old. He was a green belt judo player with judo training. Furthermore, he and his family moved to Malibu, California, when he was fifteen, and this is where he learned about Tang Soo Doo. He also holds a black belt in that karate art. Furthermore, he tried kickboxing but had to give it up due to health issues.
Bruce Buffer Career, Professional Life
Bruce Buffer retired from kickboxing when he was in his thirties. He then met his half-brother, Michael, with whom he eventually formed a partnership and established a company. Michael hired Bruce as his agent/manager because he is also a ring announcer. Bruce took over as CEO and President of the company after launched it.
In the ring, Bruce is also known as the Veteran voice of the Octagon. He began as an MMA ring announcer for UFC and rose to prominence by reciting his famous catchphrase, ‘It’s Time.’ He also has his own signature move, ‘Buffer 180,’ which gets his audience excited, as well as his 45, 90, and 360 degrees. In addition, Bruce serves as an official announcer for the World Series of Beer Pong. In addition, he works as a radio host and a television host.
Bruce Buffer Dating, Relationship, And Affairs
Bruce Buffer is a divorcee who is currently single. He married Annie Buffer, and the couple had a son named Dougie Buffer. Regrettably, they divorced in 2015.
Bruce Buffer is a frequent user of social media. His Twitter account (@brucebuffer) has 274.3 thousand followers, and his Instagram account (@brucebufferufc) has 870 thousand. Similarly, he has 360 thousand likes and 411 thousand followers on his Facebook page. In addition, he has a YouTube channel with 1.91 thousand subscribers.
Bruce Buffer Net Worth 2024
As an announcer, Bruce Buffer earns money from his events. As of January 2024, his net worth is estimated to be around $14 million.
- He started his career in kickboxing.
- He is currently an announcer.
- Bruce has fought in the UFC as well.