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Andrew Tate Biography

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Biography

Emory Andrew Tate III (born December 1, 1986), known professionally as Andrew Tate, is an American-British social media personality, businessman, and former professional kickboxer. He gained fame through his kickboxing career, winning championships and titles in various competitions. Tate further rose to prominence when he appeared on the British reality show Big Brother in 2016. Despite his initial success, Tate faced controversy due to his misogynistic commentary, leading to suspensions from several social media platforms.

Andrew Tate
Full Name Emory Andrew Tate III
Born December 1, 1986 (age 37)
Nationality American
Occupation Actor
Relationship Status Married
Awards Not Available
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Early Life and Education

  • Andrew Tate, born Emory Andrew Tate III, was born on December 1, 1986, at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C.
  • He is of mixed-race, with an African American father, Emory Tate, who was a chess international master, and an English mother who worked as a catering assistant.
  • After his parents divorced, Tate, along with his younger brother Tristan, was raised in Chicago, Illinois, and Goshen, Indiana. Eventually, his mother moved them to England.
  • Tate was raised in the Christian faith.

Kickboxing Career

  • Tate’s kickboxing journey began in 2005, where he trained in various martial arts disciplines, including boxing.
  • In November 2008, he gained recognition, ranking as the seventh-best light heavyweight kickboxer in the United Kingdom by the International Sport Kickboxing Association (ISKA).
  • In 2009, he secured his first championship by winning the British ISKA Full Contact Cruiserweight Championship in Derby. He achieved the top position in his division in Europe.
  • Tate’s kickboxing nickname was “King Cobra.”
  • He went on to win his first ISKA world title in a rematch against Jean-Luc Benoit in 2011 via knockout. Tate had previously lost to Benoit by decision.
  • In 2012, he participated in the Enfusion championship tournament, finishing as the runner-up to Franci Grajš.
  • In 2013, Tate won his second ISKA world title in a 12-round match against Vincent Petitjean, becoming a world champion in two weight divisions.

Big Brother and Social Media Controversy

  • Tate gained wider public attention in 2016 when he appeared on the British reality show Big Brother during its seventeenth series.
  • During his time on the show, he faced criticism for making homophobic and racist comments on Twitter.
  • Tate was removed from the show after six days when a video emerged showing him hitting a woman with a belt. He claimed the actions were consensual, but he was taken off the show.
  • Following his stint on Big Brother, Tate ventured into various online ventures, offering paid courses on wealth accumulation and male-female interactions through his website.
  • His controversial online presence and misogynistic views resulted in suspensions from multiple social media platforms.

Personal Life

  • Andrew Tate identifies as a libertarian.
  • He has been known for controversial and provocative statements on social media, including those related to sexual harassment, sexual assault victims, and mental health.
  • Tate has been criticized for his misogynistic and sexist views, leading to concerns about his influence on young male audiences.
  • Despite receiving criticism and suspensions from social media platforms, he continues to be a popular figure among some online communities.

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