A lot of people who are lovers of boxing might have heard about the name Anthony Joshua who is a great boxer of all time – but the question, where was he born and where is he from? , lingers on the heart of many.
Anthony Joshua is a person with brilliant ideas, great strength. He is self determined and focused to achieve great feats.
In this article, I will show you where Anthony Joshua was born and his parents and siblings as well.
Anthony Oluwafemi Joshua was on born 15th October, 1989 in Watford, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom.
His mother Yeta Joshua is a Nigerian while his father Robert Joshua is from a Nigerian and Irish ancestry.
He has a brother named Jacob Joshua and two sisters, Loretta and Janet Joshua.
Anthony Joshua who was born into a middle class family had gone through some hard times during his childhood age as his parents divorced when he was 12 years old.
Before his parent divorced, at age 11, Anthony Joshua’s family moved to Nigeria and he had his primary education at Mayflower school, Ikenne, Ogun state.
Afterwards, Anthony Joshua moved back to United Kingdom where he went to Kings Langley Secondary School for his secondary school education.
Anthony Joshua began his career in boxing in year 2007 at aged 18 as his cousin, Ben Ileyemi who is also a professional boxer introduced him to the boxing career.
Anthony Joshua’s success in boxing has a lot of fame and money.
According to his professional boxing record, Anthony Joshua in his 25 fights, had 24 wins and 1 loss.
Anthony Joshua has a son named Joseph Bayley Temiloluwa Prince Joshua with his ex girlfriend, Nicole Osbory who is a Yoga instructor and a pole dancing teacher.