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Nate Diaz Basic Information
|Stage Name:||Nate Diaz|
|Real Name:||Nathan Donald Diaz|
|Occupation:||Mixed martial artist|
|Date Of Birth/Age:||16 April 1985 (38 Years Old)|
|Place of Birth:||Stockon, California, United States|
|Marital Status:||Married (to Misty Brown)|
|Education:||Tokay High School|
|Net Worth:||$8 million|
Nate Diaz Biography
Some people know what they want from when they were little, and they don’t stop until they achieve just that. That is actually the reality of the life of American mixed martial artist pro, Nate Diaz.
He was raised by a single mother alongside two other siblings. The lure of the art for which he is famous today was so strong that he opted to be a part of the sport despite the risks involved.
That decision turned out vitally important and life-changing for him, as he is today world famous and
Nate Diaz’s immediate family comprises himself his wife Misty Brown, and their two children, the youngest of whom he reportedly had last year (2022). For whatever reason, Nate Diaz is pretty circumspect about sharing details of his family with the public.
Of Nate Diaz’s parents, only his mother had featured the most in his life. Anyway, details about both parents are given below.
Nate Daiz’s father was a man known as Robert Diaz. He didn’t feature much in his children’s life and his kids were raised alone by his wife
Nate and his siblings were raised by a single mother known as Mellisa Diaz. It was never easy having to provide for the kids herself. But she managed to stick it out until her children were grown.
The celebrated mixed martial artist is not an only child. He is known to have a brother and a sister. Details about these siblings are given in the sections below.
Nate’s only known brother is Nick Diaz, who happens to have been a mixed martial artist as well until his retirement from professional mixed martial arts at UFC 266 on September 25, 2021. It was a retirement many had not seen coming and were therefore shocked to hear about.
Nate is known to have only one sister, a lady known as Nina Diaz. She is younger than her mixed martial artist brother.
In 2018, exactly two years after Nate and Misty got married, they welcome their first child together, a daughter whom they named Nikayla Diaz. the couple is rumoured to have welcomed another child in 2022.
Nate Diaz is not only married, but he is also happy to have a very supportive wife in Misty Brown. It’s been almost two decades of friendship for the couple, who first met when Diaz played football and Misty was in the stands to cheer. While Diaz may have come off as a mean guy, his wife has the following to say about him, verbatim:
“It’s wrong that he comes off as the middle finger mean guy that you can’t have a conversation with, when deep down inside he’s one of the most passionate people I’ve met.”
Nate Diaz loves life but would never forget his roots. So, much of the lifestyle many see him display today is rooted in his past and lessons gleaned from the same.
Nate Diaz is doing pretty well as a mixed martial artist. And while he would rarely be found bragging about how much he makes how much he is worth, the public is more than happy to speculate and throw figures all over the place. According to estimates, Nate has a net worth of $8 million.
Nate Diaz has not only made cool sums from his profession as a mixed martial artist, but he has also invested in some cool rides as well. Multiple reports indicate he owns several cars, including a Tesla Model S, a Chevrolet Suburban, and a Ford F-150 Raptor.
A good home is one of the best investments out there because, when everything else fails, there is at least a place to go to, without worrying about the spectre of a landlord’s howls for rent. Well, Nate Diaz knew the importance of a home and had invested accordingly.
Nate diaz grew up in Stockton and made it a point to have a home there. The pad was valued at about $430k (2022).
Records are more like mirrors into how well – or badly – an athlete had done during a period or the course of their career. They also give insights into the athlete’s potential. Diaz’s record is extensive, but the table below would give an idea of it.
|Sep 10, 2022||Tony Ferguson||UFC 279||W||21/30||69/175||9/9||101||217||101||217||46.54%||0||70%||40%||100%|
|Jun 12, 2021||Leon Edwards||UFC 263||L||12/17||46/123||8/12||130||223||76||162||58.30%||0||76%||40%||67%|
|Nov 2, 2019||Jorge Masvidal||UFC 244||L||9/16||22/72||2/3||125||194||43||104||64.43%||0||57%||31%||89%|
|Aug 17, 2019||Anthony Pettis||UFC 241||W||10/14||40/92||1/3||205||306||114||201||66.99%||1||70%||55%||67%|
|Aug 20, 2016||Conor McGregor||UFC 202||L||23/37||56/174||9/16||252||435||166||343||57.93%||0||70%||42%||56%|
|Mar 5, 2016||Conor McGregor||UFC 196||W||6/10||53/115||3/8||89||169||77||152||52.66%||0||69%||50%||38%|
|Dec 19, 2015||Michael Johnson||UFC on Fox||W||7/13||130/268||11/14||157||304||153||300||51.64%||0||54%||50%||79%|
|Dec 13, 2014||Rafael Dos Anjos||UFC Fight Night||L||1/5||11/97||0/1||51||145||13||104||35.17%||0||20%||12%||0%|
|Nov 30, 2013||Gray Maynard||The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale||W||2/2||13/31||0/0||34||56||33||55||60.71%||0||83%||57%||0%|
|Apr 20, 2013||Josh Thomson||UFC on Fox||L||0/4||14/59||1/1||40||94||21||74||42.55%||0||29%||26%||100%|
|Dec 8, 2012||Benson Henderson||UFC on Fox||L||0/4||5/48||0/0||95||160||30||83||59.38%||0||67%||15%||100%|
|May 5, 2012||Jim Miller||UFC on Fox||W||4/7||18/60||1/1||97||154||46||98||62.99%||0||61%||39%||100%|
|Dec 30, 2011||Donald Cerrone||UFC 141||W||29/37||197/306||2/2||260||391||238||362||66.50%||0||82%||63%||100%|
|Sep 24, 2011||Takanori Gomi||UFC 135||W||0/0||34/71||0/0||42||81||36||73||51.85%||1||100%||48%||0%|
|Apr 30, 2011||Rory MacDonald||UFC 129||L||1/6||7/26||0/3||72||112||26||62||64.29%||0||50%||30%||59%|
|Jan 1, 2011||Dong Hyun Kim||UFC 125||L||5/7||10/51||1/2||81||138||36||85||58.70%||0||83%||33%||67%|
|Aug 28, 2010||Marcus Davis||UFC 118||W||9/14||71/288||5/7||122||358||94||328||34.08%||0||56%||25%||75%|
|Mar 27, 2010||Rory Markham||UFC 111||W||1/1||11/32||2/2||54||84||34||60||64.29%||1||100%||51%||100%|
|Jan 11, 2010||Gray Maynard||UFC Fight Night||L||7/19||48/209||12/15||77||259||70||251||29.73%||0||41%||23%||80%|
|Sep 16, 2009||Melvin Guillard||UFC Fight Night||W||0/1||13/61||2/3||27||79||21||73||34.18%||0||67%||21%||80%|
|Jun 20, 2009||Joe Stevenson||The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale||L||0/1||2/18||2/2||58||86||6||29||67.44%||0||0%||15%||100%|
|Jan 31, 2009||Clay Guida||UFC 94||L||4/7||32/109||0/1||70||158||49||135||44.30%||0||64%||32%||75%|
|Sep 17, 2008||Josh Neer||UFC Fight Night||W||1/6||2/16||1/1||114||157||40||72||72.61%||0||68%||45%||100%|
|Apr 2, 2008||Kurt Pellegrino||UFC Fight Night||W||0/0||0/10||0/0||28||41||6||17||68.29%||0||100%||0%||80%|
|Jan 23, 2008||Alvin Robinson||UFC Fight Night||W||0/0||1/2||0/0||25||30||3||8||83.33%||0||0%||38%||0%|
|Sep 19, 2007||Junior Assuncao||UFC Fight Night||W||0/0||1/1||0/0||25||28||10||11||89.29%||1||0%||86%||100%|
|Jun 23, 2007||Manvel Gamburyan||The Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale||W||0/1||2/4||0/0||56||60||2||5||93.33%||0||0%||50%||0%|
|Jun 20, 2007||Gray Maynard||The Ultimate Fighter 5 Semifinal||W||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|
|Oct 11, 2006||Hermes Franca||WEC 24||L||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|
|Aug 11, 2006||Dennis Davis||WC 1||W||0/0||0/0||0/0||0||0||0||0||–||0||0%||0%||0%|
|Jun 14, 2006||Joe Hurley||WEC 21||W||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|
|May 4, 2006||Gilbert Rael||WEC 20||W||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|
|Mar 9, 2006||Tony Juarez||Strikeforce||W||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|
|Aug 26, 2005||Koji Oishi||Pancrase||L||0/0||0/0||0/0||0||0||0||0||–||0||0%||0%||0%|
|Oct 20, 2004||Alejandro Garcia||WEC 12||W||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–||–|