Kurt Pellegrino

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Birthday
7, 1979
Birthplace
New Jersey
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
7, 1979 (age 39)
Birthplace
New Jersey

About

Lightweight fighter who turned professional in 2002 and signed with the UFC in 2008.

Before Fame

He was a two-time wrestling state championships runner-up at Point Pleasant Boro High School.

Trivia

He earned his first career UFC Submission of the Night award with a rear-naked choke victory at UFC 111.

Family Life

He had two children, Kurt and Priscilla, with his wife Melissa Pellegrino.

Associated With

He was unable to break free of a Nate Diaz flying triangle choke on April 2, 2008.