Chuck Wepner

Net Worth: $400'000

Chuck Wepner

$400'000

Chuck Wepner net worth: Chuck Wepner is a former American heavyweight boxer who has a net worth of $400’000. Chuck Wepner is best known for going through 15 rounds with the world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali in a 1975 fight for the title of heavyweight. As well as being the inspiration for the 1967 billion-dollar film franchise Rocky he made the headlines again. Born February 26, 1939, in New York City, Charles Wepner made his professional debut in 1964 when he posted numerous wins and some losses. In The ring, also known as The Bayonne Bleeder, he won 35 of 51 total fights In his career. Furthermore, he appeared in the book “Operation Bullpen” which tells the story of the $100’000’000 fake autograph scam. The last chapters of The book reveal The John Olson-chuck Wepner scheme. Olson forged Muhammad Ali autographs on a variety of Ali merchandise, then sold the forgeries with Olson. The two ended up on the FBI’s side in 2002. They were given probation. Chuck Wepner currently works for Majestic Wines and Spirits along with his wife Linda as an expert in consumer liquor Wines and Spirits. Most recently, he hit The headlines with a film about his boxing career that was released in 2012, as well as a 2011 documentary titled The Real Rocky.

ID: 1037284
Published: 19/08/2022
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Feb 26, 1939
Male
17934
Boxer
United States of America

Present Rank:

17934

Historical Rank:

21613

Date of Birth:

Feb 26, 1939

Date of Death:

Age:

83

Profession:

Boxer

Nationality:

United States of America

Gender:

Male

Height:

1.98m

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