Evander Holyfield loves football and the movie Roots.
Evander Holyfield's favorite scripture is Phil 4:13, which says "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."
As of 2007, Evander Holyfield's record is 40 total wins including 26 Knock outs, 8 loses, and 2 draws.
Evander Holyfield has fought in a total of fifty fights.
Evander Holyfield's boxing trainer is Ronnie Shields.
In Madison Square Garden on November 15, 1984, Evander Holyfield made his debut as a professional boxer with a nationally televised win in six rounds over Lionel Byarm.
Evander Holyfield starting boxing when he was twelve.
In August of 2005, Evander Holyfield was banned from boxing in New York by the New York State Athletic Commission.
Evander Holyfield is a professional boxer, actor, and producer.
Evander Holyfield has his own record company called Real Deal Records.
Evander Holyfield has appeared in the movies Summer of Sam, Necessary Roughness, and Blood Salvage.
Evander Holyfield is a founding partner of the Black Family Channel.
Evander Holyfield came in fifth place on the first season of Dancing with the Stars.
Evander Holyfield's professional partner on Dancing with the Stars was Edyta Sliwinska.
In 1996, Evander Holyfield carried the Olympic torch through his hometown of Atlanta for the 1996 Olympic Games.
Evander Holyfield is a Born Again Christian.
Evander Holyfield has a Sega Genesis game about him called Evander Holyfield's Real Deal Boxing.
Evander Holyfield has appeared in commercials for Coca Cola and Diet Coke.
Evander Holyfield married Paulette Bowne in 1985 and divorced a short time later. Then he was married to Dr. Janice Itson from 1996 until 2000. He later married Candi Calvana Smith in 2003 and as of 2007, they are still married.
During a legendary fight with Mike Tyson, Evander Holyfield had part of his ear bitten of by Tyson.
Evander Holyfield was once a IBF Heavyweight champion, a WBA Heavyweight champion, and the Undisputed Heavyweight champion.
Evander Holyfield's estate is estimated to be worth over $90 million.
Evander Holyfield has ten children.
Evander Holyfield is 6'2" tall.
In 1990, Evander Holyfield was the executive producer of the movie Blood Salvage.
Evander was 19 years old when he represented the U.S. in the Pan American Games winning a gold medal.
Evander is the younger brother of actor and dancer, Bernard Holyfield.
Evander's nickname is "The Real Deal."
Evander Holyfield: I still love Mike (Tyson) it's just those demons that possess him and make him do things. He needs to find a new savior.
Evander Holyfield: It is not the size of a man but the size of his heart that matters.
Evander Holyfield: Boxing match is hard because boxing isn't set for you to do good. You have to force your will upon someone, but dancing you don't have to force your will. It should be a lot easier because if I make a mistake I don't get hit.
Evander Holyfield: When I think of steroids I think of an image. You have the advantage over someone, which is a form of cheating. I guess it wouldn't be right unless it was legal for everybody. Reason it's not legal for everybody is because it can hurt people seriously.