Kevin Ferguson is professionally recognized as Kimbo Slice. He is a well-renowned Bahamian mixed martial artist, occasional actor, boxer, and proficient wrestler. He gained prominence for mutual combat fights that internet users loved to watch. In 2007, Slice took a break from the fighting scene and signed a contract with the specialized EliteXC. He is a great fighter, but in his first fight with Roy Nelson in The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights, he lost.
In his next UFC debut, he again competed with another fighter named Houston Alexander and defeated him and won The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights finale. Kimbo died in 2016, and from 2015 to 2016, before his death, he was in contract with the popular Bellator MMA.
Kimbo was born in 1974 on 8th February in Nassau, Bahamas. At a very young age, he shifted to the United States and was raised in Florida. His mother, named Rosemary Clarke, raised Kimbo along with his singer named Renea and brother named Devon. He completed his elementary studies at Bel-Air Elementary School and then moved to Cutler Ridge Middle School. For completing his studies, he changed the school from Cutler Ridge Middle School and moved to Richmond Heights Middle School.
He completed his higher studies at Miami Palmetto High School. Kimbo, along with his family, was living in Perrine, Florida, but their house was shattered by Hurricane, and this made him stay in Nissan Pathfinder for some time.
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He first started his career as a bouncer, but later his school friend named Mike Imber offered him a bodyguard job, also recognized as Reality Kings. Reality Kings is a pornography promotional company that produces adult videos. In 2013, he started his career by appearing in mutual combat street fights. In this fight, he left a cut on his eye on his opponent, which made his fans recognize him as Slice.
Kimbo Slice began his training in martial arts by joining Freestyle Fighting Academy. He started his training in street boxing, but later, he learned other strategies as well. With the passage of time, he grew his interest in MMA. He had competed in many fights, and one of his fights with Ray Mercer, he won a gold media in Olympics.
Slice was married, and he had five children of his, which include three sons named Kevin Jr., Kevlar, and Kevin II and two daughters named Kassandra and Kevina. Before dying, he was staying with his girlfriend and had two step-daughters named Kiara and Raw’Chelle. He loved his grandchildren, and before he died, he spent most of the time with his grandsons named Kimbo-Legacy, JuJu, and K3. He had some heart illness and suffered heart failure on 6th June. He was immediately admitted to the nearest hospital to their home. The autopsy report also showed that his liver was also damaged.
The estimated net worth of a very famous wrestler is approximately $500,000. He earned his salary through his professional boxing career.