Source of Wealth: Mixed Martial Arts, SportsAge: 40Birth Place: Isla Vista, California, United StatesHeight: 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)Weight: 135 lbs (61 kg)Marital Status: SingleFull Name: Urijah Christopher FaberNationality: United StatesDate of Birth: May 14, 1979 Ethnicity: DutchOccupation: Mixed Martial ArtistEducation: University of California, Glen Edwards Middle School for Jr. High, Lincoln High SchoolChildren: None
With an estimated net worth $850 thousand, Urijah Faber is a professional mixed martial artist who currently fights for the bantamweight category of the Ultimate Fighting Championships.
On March 17, 2006, Faber won the WEC featherweight championship. He held the title for two years before losing it to Mike Brown in November 2008 at WEC 36. In August 2012, he was named by Sherdog as the third bantamweight in the world.
Currently training under Fabio “Pateta” Prado, Urijah Faber is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu brown belter. Prado, who trained under Carlson Gracie Jr, is a 5th degree black belter. His most notable fights were against Eddie Wineland, Dominick Cruz, Brian Bowles, and Ivan Menjivar. On April 13, 2013, Urijah Faber is expecting a fight against Scott Jorgensen at The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale.