Rorion Gracie

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Birthday
10, 1952
Birthplace
Brazil
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
10, 1952 (age 67)
Birthplace
Brazil

About

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu expert who is credited with bringing the fighting style to the United States.

Before Fame

He began studying Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu with his father at a young age.

Trivia

He is also one of the founding members of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Family Life

He grew up alongside five siblings, Relson, Rickson, Royce, Rolls and Rolker and his father is Helio Gracie. He married Silvia Gracie and has a total of 10 children: Rose, Riane, Ryron, Rener, Ralek, Segina, Reylan, Roran, Renon and Ricon.

Associated With

He teamed up with Dana White to help found the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 1993.