Laila Ali

Laila Amaria Ali is a former American professional boxer and television personality and daughter of Muhammad Ali. She won several titles like WBC, WIBA, IWBF and IBA Middleweight Titles, IWBF Light Heavyweight Title and many more.

Laila received popularity through various ventures like modeling, book writing ventures, television appearance and many more. She participated in Dancing with Stars. The partner of Ali was dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy.

She is known by several nicknames like She Bee Stinging, Madame Butterfly and Pretty Bady. She considered the most outstanding female boxers of all time.

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Biography and Early Life

On December 30, 1977, the actress was born in Miami Beach, Florida, United States, to Muhammad Ali and Veronica Porche Ali. The boxer started a nail salon before starting her career in boxing.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Laila Ali in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Laila Ali’s age is 43 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 30 December 1977. Though, she is 5′10 ″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 158lbs in Pound and  72kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Black and hair color is Black.


At age 16, she completed her graduation from California’s Santa Monica College.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

The model married NFL player Curtis Conway on July 23, 2007, in Los Angeles. Before that, she married Johnny McClain in 2000. They ended their marriage after five years. The couple blessed with two children. Apart from her children, she is also the stepmother of Conway three children. Laila saved the life of famous wrestler Hulk Hogan by calling him when Hogan has suicidal thoughts. The athlete is the sister of the MMA professional Kevin Casey. Laila also wrote a book named Reach! Finding Strength, Spirit, and Personal Power.

Is Laila Ali Lesbian?

The sexual orientation of Laila Ali is straight.

Professional Career

The model made her ring debut in 1999 and faced Jackie Frazier-Lyde. She won the match with the majority judge’s decision. The biggest game of Laila was against Christy Martin in 2003. She beat the opponent with the knockout. In 2004, the player won IWBF Heavyweight Title by defeating Gwendolyn O’Neil. In 2007, the athlete retired from boxing. Laila faced Gwendolyn O’Neil in the last match. She managed to win the game by technical knockout in the first round.

In the same year, Ali participated in Dancing with the Stars. The show helped Laila to gain worldwide attention. In 2008, she and Hulk Hogan hosted American Gladiators. The model also hosted Every Health. In 2007, the athlete appeared in an episode of Yo Gabba Gabba!. She participated in the series Stars Earn Stripes. The actress appeared in an episode of The Biggest Loser Episode of Lead By Example.

She participated in Celebrity Wife Swap. The actress swapped places with singer Angie Stone. After that, she participated in several shows named Chopped: All-Stars, CBS Dream Team, The New Celebrity Apprentice and many more. She became a voice actor for the Scooby-Doo and Guessed Who? In the episode The Crown Jewel of Boxing.


The actress won several boxing championships in her career. She won several titles named WBC World Super Middleweight Title, WIBA World Super Middleweight Title, IWBF Female Light Heavyweight Title, IWBF Female Super Middleweight Title and many more. In 2012, Ali received Awakening Outstanding Contribution Award.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Laila Ali in 2021

As of 2021, The net worth of Laila Ali is $12 million. She created her wealth from multiple sources. The model also appeared in several commercials. The model is the owner of a $1.5 million located in Los Angeles.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • She is the sister of Hana Ali.
  • The boxer did not lose any fight in her career.
  • Laila is the granddaughter of Odessa Clay.
  • As a child, the celebrity crush of the actress was Morris Chestnut.
  • As a young girl, she worked in McDonald’s restaurants in Berrien Springs, Michigan.
  • She is the sister of Hana Ali.
  • Laila is president of the Women’s Sports Foundation.

Laila Ali was a very aggressive childhood, but she used that energy in her boxing career. She often gets involved in controversy. The athlete, with her charm, achieves success in every field she enters.


Facts of Laila Amaria Ali

  • Gender Female
  • full nameLaila Amaria Ali
  • birthplaceMiami Beach, Florida, United States
  • Date of Birth December 30, 1977
  • Age 44 years 9 months
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Lucky Number 3
  • Lucky Stone Topaz
  • Lucky Color Brown
  • Best Match for Marriage Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionIslam
  • net worth$12 million
  • professionActor, Professional Boxer and Manicurist
  • weightIn Kilograms –  72 Kg, In Pounds – 158 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 178 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′10 ″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack
  • high schoolNA

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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