Rich Franklin net worth

Rich Franklin net worth

Net Worth: $3.5 Million

About Rich Franklin

Rich Franklin net worth

It has been claimed that the total estimate of Rich Franklin net worth is as much as 3.5 million dollars, as of right now. He has earned some part of his wealth because of his career as a mixed martial artist, although currently he is retired from this career. As a wrestler, Rich Franklin competed in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. At one point, he held the title of UFC Middleweight Champion. In 2014, he was appointed to be a Vice President of Asian Mixed Martial Arts company ONE Championship. This involvement has also added up to the total amount of Rich Franklin net worth.
Rich Franklin was born in 1974. When he was 5 years old, his parents divorced. Rich Franklin was raised in a quite big family as he is one of seven kids. Before he started his career as a fighter, Rich Franklin was studying at William Henry Harrison High School. Then, he attended the University of Cincinnati, from which he got his BA Degree in mathematics and later his master’s degree in education. After graduation, he was hired to be a mathematics teacher at the Oak Hills High School in Cincinnati, Ohio. Rich Franklin is nicknamed ‘Ace’ because of his physical similarities to actor Jim Carrey, who in one of his films portrayed the role of Ace Ventura.

Rich Franklin was called ‘Angry Jim Carry’ by Joe Rogan.
In 2006, the mayor of Cincinnati named February 21 the day of Rich Franklin. Rich Franklin then began his career as a businessman. He and Jeff Adler created their American Fighter athletic clothing brand. Initially, the company produced only t-shirts, but later they expanded their activities and began to produce full training clothing. In addition, the company produced training gear for mixed martial arts. Thus, his first business involvement has also added up to the total size of Rich Franklin net worth. In 2012, the company was bought by Affliction Clothing, which made the brand even more popular and introduced it to mainstream.
In 2013, Rich Franklin teamed up with Billy Zebe, with whom he established Ze/Lin Organic Juice & Fusion Café. In 2014, Rich Franklin became a Vice President in the ONE Championship organization. The company was started in 2011 and it is known as a Singapore-based mixed martial arts promotion firm. The company is regarded as the biggest mixed martial arts promotion company in Asia. Thus, all of these business endeavors have also added up to the total sum of Rich Franklin net worth.
In the beginning of the 90s, Rich Franklin started to learn karate at the Harrison Okinawan Karate Dojo. He learnt some fighting moves from video tapes. Rich Franklin later became a fighter with UFC. There, he had some major victories against fighters, such as Evan Tanner, Jorge Rivera and Edwin Dewees. In 2005, he won a fight against UFC champion Ken Shamrock in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 1 Finale. The fight was impressive in a way that Rich Franklin became the first fighter to knock Ken Shamrock out.

Now you have an idea why Rich Franklin net worth is this huge

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