Facts of Oscar De La Hoya
|Full Name||Oscar De La Hoya|
|Middle Name||De La|
|Birth Name||Oscar De La Hoya|
|Birth City||East Los Angeles, California|
|Father Name||Joel De la Hoya Sr.|
|Mother Name||Cecilia De La Hoya|
|Awards||Best Boxer ESPY Award|
|Sibilings||sister Ceci De la Hoya and brother Joel De Ha Hoya Sr.|
|Education||James A. Garfield High School|
|Date of Birth||February 4,1973|
|Married Date||October 5,2001|
How Much Is The Net Worth of Oscar De La Hoya?
Oscar De La Hoya, who is widely popular as The Golden Boy, has the net worth of around $200 million as of June 2020. Starting his career in 1992 until 2009, he has earned around $700 million in total which includes his earnings from his popular fights with Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather, Hopkins, and others.
Here know the details on Oscar De La Hoya’s net worth, salary, income sources, assets, houses, cars, and other money-related details as of August 2019. Also, find out his salary from his professional fights.
A Journey of The Golden Boy To $200 Million Wealth- Earnings, Matches, Records
Oscar De La Hoya started his professional boxing career in 1992 in the Super featherweight division. Eventually, he competed in divisions like Lightweight, Light welterweight, Welterweight, Light middleweight, and Middleweight division.
Here is the list of his top 5 popular matches:
- De La Hoya vs. Manny Pacquiao (earned $52 million)
- De La Hoya vs. Floyd Mayweather (accumulated $43 million + $2.5 million pay-per-view earnings)
- De La Hoya vs. Mayorga
- De La Hoya vs. Hopkins ($earned $30 million)
- De La Hoya vs. Sturm
A source reported that he accumulated around $700 million as pay-per-view income making him one of the top pay-per-view earners according to Wikipedia whereas, Forbes claimed his career earnings to be somewhere around $490 million.
Oscar De La Hoya retired on 14 April 2009, at the age of 36 after he was defeated by Manny Pacquiao. He called it quit after 16 years of his successful career with his 10 world titles in six different divisions and the boxing record of:
|Wins By Knock Out||30|
Furthermore, his world title lists:
WBO middleweight champion (160 lbs)
WBC light middleweight champion (154 lbs) (2×)
WBC welterweight Champion (147 lbs) (2×)
IBF lightweight champion
WBO lightweight champion (135 lbs)
What Is Oscar De La Hoya Currently Engaged In?
As of now, Oscar De La Hoya is working as a boxing promoter, like Eric Esch, and a mixed martial arts promoter. In 2002, he got the paycheck of $52 million for fight promotion through his company, GoldenBoyPromotions.
With the eminent career, Oscar De La Hoya is now estimated to have the fortune of around $200 million as of 2019.
Business Ventures, Investments And Endorsements Deals
Back in 2002, Oscar launched his own promotional company Golden Boy Promotions. The firm also has invested around 25% share of an American soccer club Huston Dynamo. He also owns a clothing line which sells the active wears and apparels.
Besides that, in 2005, De La Hoya also announced the formations of Golden Boy Enterprises which focuses on urban development in Latino communities.
Did You Know? Oscar De la Hoya also has books on him including Super Oscar, American Son: My Story to name a few.
In the like manner, he earns in millions from his endorsements deals, lucrative agreements and commercials. To date, he has endorsed brands and companies like KO Magazine, Kappa, The Ring, Pronosticos lottery, Fred Loya Insurance, PS3, Xbox 360 and many others.
Apart from boxing, Oscar also made a plenty sum from his career as a singer. In 2000, he, in collaboration with EMI International, released a Latin pop album named "Oscar De La Hoya" which has 13 tracks in total, both in English and Spanish.
The songs were written by Diane Warren and the Bee Gees and was even nominated for a Grammy. The album was successful both critically and financially.
Oscar De La Hoya Is Highly Involved In Charity Works!
Oscar De La Hoya has made donations of thousands and millions of dollars. He donated around $350 thousand to the Cecilia Gonzalez De La Hoya Cancer Center back in 2000.
Similarly, in 2008, he made the donation of $3.5 million to the De La Hoya Animo Charter High School for helping the education of underprivileged youth.
Oscar De La Hoya Is Highly Involved In Charity Works
Apart from these, he also supports charitable organizations like Friendly House, Sugar Ray Foundation and many others.
Where does Oscar De La Hoya Live? Assets, Lifestyle, Houses, Cars, Expenses, Taxes, Insurances
As of now, Oscar De La Hoya lives in his Bel-Air mansion worth around $18.5 million. The house features an Auto open main door, 7 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, an outdoor table tennis court, and a swimming pool.
He also owns an 11,500 square feet house in Los Angeles which he bought for $11.5 million.
Coming to his exclusive cars collection, he owns several branded cars like Bentley Continental GT ($266 thousand), Cadillac Escalade ($84 thousand), Land Rover Freelander 2 ($87 thousand), Custom GMC Sierra ($55 thousand) and Rolls Royce ($200 thousand).
While there are no details regarding his tax payments, he has both his life and cars insured. He has done his cars insurance through the reputed car insurance company Fred Loya insurance and has the life insurance from Dallas insurance firm.
The Personal Life Of Oscar De La Hoya
Oscar De La Hoya was born on 4 February 1973, in East Los Angeles, California, the United States. He was born to his parents; father Joel De la Hoya Sr. and mother Cecilia De La Hoya.
He was raised in Los Angeles with his siblings, sister Ceci De la Hoya and brother Joel De Ha Hoya Sr.
Is Oscar De La Hoya Married?
Oscar De La Hoya is a married man not only once but twice. He is now married to his girlfriend turned wife Millie Corretjer. The couple exchanged the vows on 5 October 2001.
They are blessed with two children, Oscar Gabriel De La Hoya and Nina Lauren Nenitte De la Hoya.
He also has other two children, Jacob De La Hoya, and Devon De La Hoya, from his unrevealed relationships in the past.
Regarding his past affairs, he was previously in the relationship with Shanna Moakler (1998 to 2000), Paris Hilton, Angelicque Mcqueen (1997 to 1999).
What is the age of Oscar De La Hoya?
Oscar De La Hoya is 46 years old as of 2019. He holds dual nationality, American and Mexican. He belongs to the mixed ethnic group.
Oscar De La Hoya stands 5 feet 10 inches (179 cm).