Dana White

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Born

7/28/1969 , Manchester, Connecticut

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Dana White

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Male

Biography:

White is the current President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. In the early 90's White was a aerobics instructor and an amateur boxer. And in 1992 he gave up fighting to manage mixed martial arts fighters. He represented two of the UFC's most famous fighters in Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell. In 2001 when White learned that the UFC for was sale he contacted his childhood friend Lorenzo Fertitta and his brother Frank. They went on to purchase the company and installed White as the company's president along with giving him 10% ownership in the organization. White is credited with establishing MMA as a popular sport in the United States.