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Facts of Denise Tyson

Full NameDenise Tyson
First NameDenise
Last NameTyson
ProfessionCelebrity Sister
Birth CountryUnited States
Father NameJimmy Kirkpatrick
Mother NameLorna Smith
Gender IdentityFemale
Sexual OrientationStraight
SibilingsRodney Tyson and Mike Tyson
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Denise Tyson is the sister of Mike Tyson

Mike, real name Michael Gerard Tyson, is a former boxer who contends for 20 years, starting from 1985 to 2005.

Earlier had a nickname as Iron Mike and Kid Dynamite and currently as The Baddest Man on the Planet.

Rodney and Mike are Denise Tyson's Siblings?

Well, yes, Denise has two siblings whose names are listed on the heading itself. 

Rodney Tyson serves as an older brother among the two. Professionally, the man serves as a Physician Assistant. 

Nothing more than that could be discovered of him. 

Next, we have Mike, the youngest one among all, and professionally serves as a boxer capable of winning the best heavyweight boxers until now. 

He was able to grab the title in his early twenties and then continued to win many.

Marriage with three ladies

You heard it true. The man has followed the ritual thrice in his lifetime. 

Let's get into the details of each one. Beginning with Robin Givens, his first spouse with whom he had tied the knot back then in 1988. 

Robin serves as a model and an actress. Unfortunately, their relationship only lasted for a year, and they departed later. 

In the gap of 8 years, Mike was with the lady named Monica Turner, who serves as a Pediatrician. 

She got famous as an ex-spouse and was involved in a noble profession of medical expertise. 

Last comes Lakiha Spicer, to whom he married in 2009 and is living happily after a decade by now.

Lavish Wedding at the La Bella Chapel

Denise Tyson brother Mike Tyson with his wife Lakiha Spicer at an event.
Denise Tyson brother Mike Tyson with his wife Lakiha Spicer at an event. Source: Pinterest

Before jumping into the event, let us go through the detailed procedures of their romance. 

Well, the lady loved sports as a kid. 

Through her father's close contact with the boxing promoter, the young Lakiha met her future husband at her teenage for the first time. 

And it is stated that the duo had remained familiar for a long duration. 

After being in a relationship for numerous years, they took a further step to marry in a great ceremony organized in Las Vegas Hilton at La Bella.

Currently, they are parents of two named Milan Tyson (daughter) and Morocco Tyson (son). 

The kids have other half-siblings from Mike's previous marriages too.

Was Mike's wife sent to prison? Consequences after that

Reacting to the title, yes, Mike's wife Lakiha was sent to prison back then. 

Why? It's because the lady defrauded an amount of 60,000 pounds from her father's company. 

At that time, she was pregnant with Mike's child. Being discharged from jail, her husband was grounded with d*ugs. 

Nevertheless, the lady stood aside from Tyson even in those situations. 

Mike, in an interview, had stated that earlier for many years, he was not loyal towards his wife. 

The presence of ups and downs in their relationship has never parted their ways and has grown stronger than before. 

We can assume they are a solid example for today's young couples.

Denise Tyson brother Mike Tyson with his wife Lakiha Spicer.
Denise Tyson brother Mike Tyson with his wife Lakiha Spicer. Source: Pinterest

The tough life of Mike Tyson

As we view Mike's life now, it wasn't the same back then. 

The man originally belongs to Brownsville, Brooklyn, New York City.

He is blessed with two siblings; unfortunately, his old sister passed away due to a heart attack in her mid-twenties. 

Biologically his father was Purcell, but Jimmy Kirkpatrick has been known as his father. 

Lorna Mae was a single mother of theirs after getting abandoned by Kirkpatrick

The whole family had suffered from financial burdens then. 

Unfortunately, his mother died when he was just 16 years of age. 

He had been caught up in jail but later got transferred to Tryon School, where Bobby Stewart found out his boxing ability, after which he got trained, and now the results are here.

Net worth

Denise Tyson is no more. Instead, we can rely on her brother's income, who makes the total net worth of $3 million.

Net worth$3 million
Income sourceProfessional Boxer


  1. She was 24 years old when she took her last breath.

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Updated On Sun Mar 20 2022 Published On Wed Mar 31 2021 By shaumya

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