Jay Hieron - Updated Feb 2024

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Jay Hieron

Jay Hieron is a famous actor, stuntman, and former mixed martial artist from the United States of America. Jay Hieron has competed in many competitions like Ultimate Fighting Championships, WEC, Affliction, Strikeforce, Bellator, etc.

Early Life and Childhood

Jay Hieron was born on 29th July 1976, in Freeport, New York, United States of America. This makes him 47 years old as of 2024. There is not much information regarding the names and professions of his parents, and siblings.

He holds an American nationality and practices Christianity. Further, he belongs to the Caucasian ethnicity. According to astrology, he has Leo as his zodiac sign.

Talking about his formal educational status, he completed his schooling at a local school in his hometown. And, he also accomplished his higher studies at Hofstra University.

Professional Life

Moving on toward the professional life of Jay Hieron, he is an actor, stuntman, and mixed martial artist. The actor and artist have made his name as one of the amazing personalities from his works in different movies, television shows, and series, and different competitions too.

During his initial days, he played wrestling at the university and had a good game too. After leaving wrestling, he began dealing drugs before being charged with a felony. But he later worked on having a career in wrestling skills and burgeoning boxer prowess into a professional MMA career.

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Caption: Jay Hieron during the match (Source: UFC)

Following his career, Jay Hieron made his IFL debut at IFL Team Championships in 2006 and won it. Later he signed for Strikeforce and started playing in it. He made his debut in Strikeforce first time against the former Zuffa competitor Nick Diaz at Strikeforce: Carano vs Cyborg for the inaugural Strikeforce.

Later, he ended up signing to fight in Bellator Fighting Championships in the Season 4 welterweight tournament. Furthermore, Hieron played his first match in the Ulitmate Fighting Championship against Ellenberger on 5th October 2012 on FX5.

After playing some matches he announced his retirement from the MMA competition on 7th March 2014. Till today out of 30 professional matches, he has won 23 games and lost 7 games. He has not been endorsed by any brands, and he does not promote any products.

Jay Hieron – Net Worth 2024

Jay Hieron is living a comfortable life with his family. Thanks to the fame and fortune he has earned from his work as of today. Moreover, his total net worth is about $30 million US dollars as of 2022.

Personal Life

Moving on to the romantic and private life of Jay Hieron, he is single. He has not been in any relationship today. While he has been together with Jacqueline Petzak. While there is no information on his children.

Apart from that, he has no affairs with any other person. While he is straight regarding gender choices. And, he does not have any kind of controversial events till today.

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Caption: Jay Hieron and Jacqueline Petzak (Source: Getty Images)

Jay Hieron – Body Measurements

Jay Hieron is very good-looking and has an amazing personality. The fighter stands about 6 feet and 0 inches tall. While he weighs 77kg. Moreover, talking about the overall body measurement, the number ranges have not been revealed yet. The color of his eyes is brown, and he has black colored hair.

Social Media

Jay Hieron is also present in social media. He has a Twitter account under the name @Jayhieron with around 15.4k followers. While he also has an Instagram account under the name @jayhieron with 27.9k followers. Moreover, his Twitter account has followers.