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Who is Joe Rogan?
Joe Rogan is a famous American comedian, television personality, sports commentator, and podcast host. He signed an exclusive development deal with Disney and appeared as an actor on several television shows including Hardball and News Radio. He started working as UFC interviewer in 1997. He is best known these days for his podcast, The Joe Rogan Experience. He was born on August 11, 1967, in Newark, New Jersey, USA. He spent his early career in New York City and moved to Los Angeles in 1994. He released his first comedy special in 2000 and became the host of Fear Factor in 2001.
Joe Rogan height is 5 feet 7 inches. He weighs 72 kilograms. He is fit and strong as of now.
Quick Summary Biography and Wiki
|Full Real Name:||Joseph James Rogan|
|Popularly Known as:||Joe|
|Birth Place:||Newark, New Jersey, USA|
|Date of Birth (Birthday):||August 11, 1967|
|Height:||5 feet 7 inches|
|Net Worth (2020):||$ 50 million|
|School/college:||Newton South High School,University of Massachusetts|
|Father Name:||Joseph Rogan|
|Wife/Husband Name:||Jessica Ditzel|
Early life and career:
He belongs to Newark, New Jersey. His family moved to San Francisco where he spent his childhood up to the age of 11. His family settled in Boston. His father Joseph Rogan was a police officer. He has not revealed name of his mother .His father used to fight with his mom and domestic violence between his parents led to their divorce when he was just 5 years old .After settling in Boston at the age of 11, He joined Newton South high school and graduated in 1985 from there.He also joined University of Massachusetts for his higher education but again as famous personality do, he dropped out of the university. He has been educated with Martial Arts. Rogan also participated in Little League baseball in his early teens.Je also practiced kickboxing but retired at 21 due to injuries. After 24 years he moved to Newyork.
He started working on his stand up comedy and took several jobs to secure him financially by teaching martial arts at Boston University, delivering newspaper,construction works and also as a private investigator. In 1990 Rogan moved to Newyork as a full time comedian.
His first national television spot followed on MTV show Half hour Comedy Hour.He began performing at the Hollywood store and became a paid regular by Mitzi Shore. He then shifted to become UFC Commentator . He finished working alongside Mike Goldberg in 2016.Rogan hosted short lived CBS show Game show in My head By August 2010 The podcast was named The Joe RoganExperience.
On May 19,2020 He announced that he had signed a multi year licensing deal with Spotify, worth an estimated 100 million USD making it the largest deal in the podcast business. His shows will be broadcasted from September 2020 by Spotify.
Love life and kids:
He married Jessica Ditzel in 2009.She was a cocktail waitress. He has two daughters born in 2008 and 2010. He also has a step daughter of Jessica from her previous relationship. He has always been tight to be public about his family,relationship.They live in Boulder, Colorado in a new home they bought for 5 million USD.
He doesn’t believe in religion and thinks the Church is an institution of Oppression.He loves Ditzel so much and has accepted her daughter from her previous relationship. She is equally treated and loved by him.
Joe Rogan Income and Net Worth:
He is actively involved in the sports and entertainment industry .As of 2019, his estimated net worth is $25 Million. This fortune makes him one of the wealthiest comedians in the world. Rogan earns $75,000 per episode in MMA. In 2020 his net worth is estimated to be $ 50 million.
Some Awards achieved:
- 2011 MMA Personality of the Year
- 2012 MMA Personality of the Year
- 2014 MMA Personality of the Year
- Teen choice Award 2003
- Best television Announcer 2010
Joe Rogan Facebook,Instagram,Twitter Handling
Some facts about Joe Rogan:
- He wants cannabis to be legalized.
- He says “I don’t remember much about my dad”.
- He has done all types of work in his lifetime including newspaper delivery, construction, teacher and many.
- He has won the US Open Championship as a taekwondo coach.
- He was raised Catholicbut since then doesn’t believe in religion.