Who Is Mike Tyson’s Wife Lakiha Spicer, and What Is Her Net Worth?

Published 10/30/2021, 8:23 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES, CA – JULY 15: Former heavyweight champion Mike Tyson and wife Lakiha Spicer arrive at the 2009 ESPY Awards held at Nokia Theatre LA Live on July 15, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. The 17th annual ESPYs will air on Sunday, July 19 at 9PM ET on ESPN. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images for ESPY)


Mike Tyson and Lakiha Spicer rank among the most trending couples in the sport of boxing. Tyson is already an established name in the sport, and fans keep a track of his personal and professional lives. That said, the entire combat sports fraternity follows both Tyson and Spicer’s appearances, interviews, and more.

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Although Tyson keeps himself supremely active on his social handles and podcasts, Lakiha Spicer does the opposite. She maintains a low social profile. That said, Spicer’s Instagram account, too, isn’t really visible as she might not be a fan of sharing her personal life with fans.

However, she spends some quality time with Tyson and their kids. But when did Tyson and Spicer come into each other’s lives?

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How did Lakiha Spicer and Mike Tyson meet?

Spicer met ‘Iron’ Mike for the very first time when she was just 18. Her father knew Tyson‘s then promoter, Don King. Consequently, the father-daughter duo attended one of Tyson’s boxing bouts, wherein Spicer interacted with the heavyweight king.

NEW YORK, NY – AUGUST 27: Mike Tyson and his wife Lakiha Spicer attend the opening night gala of the 2018 tennis US Open held at Arthur Ashe stadium of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 27, 2018 in Flushing Meadows, Queens, New York City. (Photo by Jean Catuffe/GC Images)

Post that, in 2003, Tyson made his relationship with Spicer public and he finally married her.

Legal troubles for Mike Tyson and Lakiha Spicer

Tyson, back in his prime, was surrounded by a bunch of controversies and legal troubles. That said, he spent a few years in jail for getting convicted in a case. On the other hand, Lakiha Spicer too spent six months in jail for fraud.

Citing this, it seems, the pair’s journey, over the course of time, has been the same as they encountered umpteen roadblocks in their life.

Lakiha Spicer net worth

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There’s not much information available on Lakiha Spicer’s total career earnings and business ventures. However, her net worth stands around $1 million to $3 million.

MALDON, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 07: Former Heavyweight Champion Mike Tyson and Wife Lakiha Spicer pose for a portrait session on November 7, 2009 in Maldon, England. Mike Tyson is visiting the UK with ‘Come Back to the Fans’ Tour. (Photo by Marco Secchi/Getty Images)

It’s unknown whether Spicer has any brand endorsements or sponsorships. However, as she runs her own fashion boutique, Spicer might be minting enough money from the same.

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Also, since she’s associated with Mike Tyson, fame and glory is part and parcel of Spicer’s life. Yet, she never lets that get to her head as she continues to remain low-profile.

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan

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Prathamesh Singh Chauhan is a Boxing Author at EssentiallySports. He is a graduate from the International Institute of Sports Management who combines his love for sports, particularly combat sports, and his flair for writing and analysis to help him in his day-to-day work. He has prior professional experience with sporting organizations such as Star Sports, Khelo India, and NBA.

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