BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn (born December 13, 1978) is a fighter in the Ultimate Fighting Championship mixed martial arts promotion. He is a former UFC Lightweight Champion and a former UFC Welterweight Champion. He is the first non-Brazilian to win the black-belt division of the World Jiu-Jitsu Championship held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|From||Kailua, Hawaii USA|
|Fights out of||Hilo, Hawaii USA|
|Height||5’9″ (167 cm)|
UFC Fight Night 103 January 15, 2017
January 15, 2017
BJ Penn vs. Yair Rodriguez
UFC Fight Night Oklahoma City June 25th 2017
June 25th 2017 BJ Penn vs Dennis Siver
Q&A about BJ Penn:
Where does BJ Penn train?
BJ Penn has a family gym in Hilo HI. Most of his training throughout his career has been at home in Hilo but he also likes to balance out his training at the RVCA Gym in San Mateo CA.
Is BJ Penn Filipino?
BJ Penn is not Filipino. He is Korean,Hawaiian,Irish, German. His mother Lorraine Shin is of Korean Hawaiian decent and his father Jay Dee Penn is Irish, German.
How old is BJ Penn?
December 13, 1978
Who is BJ Penn's Coach?
What is "BJ" stand for in BJ Penn's name?
BJ’s given name is Jay Dee. Named after his father Jay Dee Penn. “B.J.” stands for “Baby Jay” as he is the youngest of his siblings also named Jay Dee
Who gave BJ Penn his backbelt?
Is BJ Penn in the Hall of Fame?
UFC Fight Night 103 January 15, 2017 BJ Penn vs. ??
Estimated net worth of $2 million.