Tony Robbins Biography
On February 29, 1960, Anthony J. Mahavoric was born in North Hollywood, California. Robbins is the eldest child of three, and his parents divorced when he was seven years old. He has Croatian ancestors on both sides of his family. His mother remarried several times after that, including a marriage to Jim Robbins, a former semi-pro baseball player who legally adopted Anthony when he was 12 years old. Robbins grew ten inches in a year during high school, a growth spurt later attributed to a pituitary tumor. He described his family life as “chaotic” and “abusive.” He left home when he was 17 years old and never returned. Robbins later worked as a janitor and did not finish high school. He once asked the landlord on site, a family friend, how he became so successful. The landlord then revealed that he began to change his life after attending a Jim Rohn seminar.
Tony Robbins Career
Anthony Jay Robbins is an author, coach, speaker, and philanthropist from the United States. He is well-known for his infomercials, seminars, and self-help books, such as Unlimited Power and Awaken the Giant Within. When he was 17, Robbins began promoting seminars for motivational speaker and author Jim Rohn. He later learned to firewalk and included it in his seminars.
In 2014, Robbins joined a group of investors in acquiring the rights to launch the Los Angeles Football Club, a Major League Soccer franchise in Los Angeles. In 2018, the soccer team began competing.
Robbins purchased Team Liquid, an eSports professional gaming organization, in 2016 with Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber and Washington Wizards co-owner Ted Leonsis.
Tony Robbins Personal Life
Robbins married Rebecca Jenkins in 1984 after meeting her at a seminar. Robbins adopted Jenkins’ three children from two previous marriages. Robbins and Jenkins divorced in 1998.
Robbins had a child with his ex-girlfriend Liz Acosta in 1984. Jairek Robbins, their son, is also a personal empowerment coach and trainer.
Robbins married Bonnie Humphrey in October 2001. They live in the Florida town of Manalapan. Bonnie renamed herself Sage. Tony and Sage welcomed a daughter in 2022.
Tony Robbins Net Worth
Tony Robbins has an estimated net worth of approximately $600 million.