Sugar Ray Leonard is an American retired professional boxer and motivational speaker with a net worth of $120 million. Like the original "sugar ray" Robinson.
Ray Charles Leonard was born on May 17, 1956, in Wilmington, North Carolina. Raised with 6 siblings, Ray relocated with his family to Washington, D.C., when he was just three years old.
Following in the footsteps of his older brother Roger, Ray first started boxing in 1969. After a rocky start, Leonard boxed into the Eastern Olympic trials – lying about his age in the same.
Sugar Ray continued to defend his title and earned $11 million in a battle against Thomas Hernes, which he won. In 1982, Leonard suffered a detached retina and immediately retired.
In 1980, Sugar Ray Leonard married his childhood sweetheart Juanita Wilkinson. They were in a relationship several years ago, and by this time they already had a six-year-old son.
Sugar Ray Leonard is the godfather of Khloe Kardashian. Due to this, he has appeared many times in the reality TV show "Keeping Up with the Kardashians".
In June of 1993, Sugary Ray Leonard spent $7 million on a home in los angeles' Pacific Policies area. This is equivalent to about $14 million today after adjusting for inflation.