Five insane facts about Mike Tyson

The heavyweight GOAT of professional boxing Mike Tyson has a very interesting life. Here, we take a look at five most insane facts about Mike Tyson.


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Honorary Doctorate

Tyson was awarded an honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters from Central State University in 1989.

WWE Hall of Famer

In 2012, Tyson was inducted by Triple H and Shawn Michaels into the WWE Hall of Fame.

Mike Tyson's
parody character

The boxing character of “Drederick Tatum” in the Simpsons was created to be a parody of Mike Tyson.

Got Knocked out by
his pet Tiger

Tyson once revealed on The Tonight Show With Conan O’Brien that one of his tigers went to give him “a kiss” but ended up headbutting him and shattering his teeth.

Mike Tyson
Islamic name

His Islam name is Malik Abdul Aziz when he converted to Islam while he was in prison in 1992.

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