Thomas Hearns

Thomas Hearns is a famous American Boxer. He is a retired professional who played a part in wrestling from the year 1977 to 2005. He was better known as Motor City Cobra and also Hitman in the field of boxing. He has slender and wide arms, which are unique, and that enabled him to move over 50 pounds. It made him become the first boxer and received world titles like light middleweight, super middleweight, welterweight, light heavyweight, and middleweight, among many more.

Well, how well do you know about Thomas Hearns? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Thomas Hearns’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Thomas Hearns to date.

Biography and Early Life

Thomas Hearns was born in Grand Junction, Memphis, Tennessee, located in the USA, on 18th October 1958. He is the son of the youngest child of John Hearns, his father, and Lois Hearns, his mother. His mother left that marriage which was her first one, and married again to another, an whose name isn’t mention. In that marriage, Thomas got six other siblings. Among all his siblings, he has given details of only one sibling whose name is Billy Hearns. Thomas was raised by his mother in Grand Junction, but they later relocated to Detroit, Michigan, when he was five years old.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Thomas Hearns in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Thomas Hearns’s age is 62 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 18 October 1958. Though, he is 6′ 1″ in feet and inches and 185 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 231lbs in Pound and 105kg in Kilograms.


Not much of his educational background is mentioned. But, Thomas went to both elementary school which is not mentioned, and high school, known as North-eastern High School. He also furthered his education, where he enrolled in an unknown University/College.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

His personal life is complicated. He has a son named Ronald Hearns, whose mother hasn’t been mentioned. Thomas has always included his family in all his success. His mother, who worked in a fight-promoting firm, loved him so much.

Thomas contributed to the National Amateur Athletic Union Light Middleweight Championship, where he arose a winner and defeated Bobby Joe Young. He again took part in the National Golden Gloves Lightweight Welterweight Championship and won too. He currently resides in Michigan, and there, he serves as reserve police in Detroit Department.

Is Thomas Hearns Gay?

Thomas Hearns is neither gay. Though he isn’t married, he has a son known as Ronald Hearns. He also has a straightforward sexual orientation. Hearns hasn’t given information of any woman he is dating, neither the mother of his son. He is so secretive about his personal life.

Professional Career

Thomas Hearns began his career in boxing while a young boy. With the help of guardianship, Emanuel Steward, gained much knowledge in matters of boxing. He was trained from lightweight boxer to destructive punchers of all time. He can be referred to as a genius because, in all classes, he won all the titles defeating all renowned boxers like Roberto Duran, Pipino Cuevas, Wilfred Benitez, and Virgil Hills, among many more. That made him become more dedicated, and his career began on a high note by defeating all his opponents.

He came home with the 28-0 record into a fight against Pipino Cuevas from Mexico in all the rounds he had with him. He was voted by the Ring Magazine as the ‘Fighter of the Year.’ Thomas had another fight with another champion from [WBC Champion] where he was defeated during the 14th round.

He went a step higher in weight, and he became the champion of WBC Super Welterweight. Later, he fought with Roberto Duran and Mark Medal from Europe and from a group known as [TKO]. With the two Europeans from [TKO], he won and protected his title.

He remained the king of the Welterweight and decided to take a note higher into the middleweight group. There, he fought with Marvin Hagler, who was known as the king of middleweight and lost it to Hagler, who defeated him. He had a reparation when he released Victorious James ‘Black Gold’ Shuler. Unfortunately, Shuler died in a motorcycle accident a week after their fight. That grieved Thomas, and he decided to give his family the NABF championship belt claiming he deserved to preserve it since he won it several times.

He again fought with Iran Barkley, who won the march. Throughout his career, he has participated in numerous boxing marches where he has won some of them and has lost some of them too.


Thomas has participated in a number of marches and emerged the winner. That has made him receive titles like The Winner of the Year and many more. Also, he defeated other famous boxers all over the world. That among the few awards and achievements that he received.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Thomas Hearns in 2021

Thomas Hearns has earned a lot throughout his career. As of 2021, His estimated net worth is more than $500 thousand. He gathered all his wealth from his able career as a professional wrestler. He has become successful in life through his earnings from his career.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Haven’s broken hand made him lose a march which could have made him more successful in life.
  • He is among the best boxers all over the world.

Thomas is classified to be among the famous men who have gained a lot throughout his career period. His dedication, focus, determination, and hard work have gained him much success and achieved his goals. He is an inspiration to many boxers in the field and the upcoming ones all over the world.


Facts of Thomas Hearns

  • Gender Male
  • full nameThomas Hearns
  • birthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, USA
  • Date of Birth October 18, 1958
  • Age 64 years 3 months
  • Horoscope Libra
  • Lucky Number 6
  • Lucky Stone Peridot
  • Lucky Color Blue
  • Best Match for Marriage Gemini
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristian
  • net worth$500 Thousand
  • professionBoxer
  • weightIn Kilograms – 105Kg, In Pounds – 231 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 185 cm, In Feet and Inches – 6′ 1″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBlack
  • high schoolNorth-eastern High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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