Who Is Monica Turner? Ex- Wife Of Mike Tyson

by Slisha Wed Jan 25 2023 Updated On Sat Jul 15 2023
Who Is Monica Turner? Ex- Wife Of Mike Tyson

Monica Turner is the ex-wife of Mike Tyson. Mike is a famous and talented American boxer known as "Iron Mike" and "Kid Dynamite."  

He was born to parents Jimmy Kirkpatrick and Lorna Smith Tyson.

Mike is currently married to Lakiha Spicer.

Monica is a woman in her mid-fifties. She was born and raised in the United States by her mother, Maebell Steele, and father, John Turner.

She is also a doctor. She has been part of American pediatric for many years now. Monica also has a sibling named Michael Steele.

Her Married Life

Monica fell in love with her former husband, Mike, many years ago. The ex-couple met in the 1990s at a party hosted by Eddie Murphy

That was the first time couple met in New Jersey. They started dating and creating memories with each other.

When they met, Mike was not yet in the process of getting divorced from a lady named Robin Givens. He was in a marriage with her for a year.

Monica and Mike started as friends, but the friendship slowly turned out to be more than that. 

After knowing each other and being together in all ups and downs, Monica and Mike decided on forever. 

The couple officially married and became husband and wife in April 1997 after dating for more than six years

It was a private wedding ceremony in Bethesda with a Muslim ambiance. They were in that marriage for six years and later separated their ways.

Monica Turner with her ex-husband, Mike Tyson.
Monica Turner with her ex-husband, Mike Tyson. Source: Pinterest

Do They Have Kids?

Yes, Monica and Mike shared two kids. They are proud parents of one daughter and a son, and their names are Ramsey Tyson and Amir Tyson.

Amir was born in the year his parents were married. It was the 5th of August, 1997, and Amir is already a 25-year-old man.

Their first child Ramsey stepped into its earth before their marriage on the 14th of February, 1996.

Monica Turner with her son, Amir Tyson.
Monica Turner with her son, Amir Tyson. Source: Instagram

Why Did They Separate Their Ways?

Not all things go as planned. 

The same thing happened in Monica's life. Though she was always there for Mike in his every ups and downs, a few scenarios created broke Monica's trust towards Mike.

The main reason behind the divorce was that Tyson cheated on her and was often unfaithful. 

He was also convicted of assault and was jailed many times for his behavior. 

After being proven guilty, everything was so disturbing for Monica that she filed for divorce in 2000.

Age And Net Worth

Monica is 56 years old. She was born in 1967 in Washington, United States. 

She is 5 feet 9 inches tall. Talking about her ex-husband Mike is 56 years old

Monica is a pediatrician whose net worth is not revealed but talking about her ex-husband Mike has a net worth of 10 million dollars

He had a successful career in boxing for more than 20 years.

Mike Was Accused Of Rape

It is no new news that Tyson has a bad history and has already been jailed for his deeds. 

The latest talk is about the accusation he has faced because of his acts. 

He is accused of raping a woman after two meetings in Albany in the 1990s. The boxer has been fined 5 million dollars for his deeds.

The lady said that she has been experiencing guilt, loss of self-respect, shame, embarrassment, anger, depression, anxiety, violent tendencies, drug and alcohol addiction, and confusion resulting from that brutal rape. 

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