Full Name Joseph James Rogan
Born August 11, 1967
Joe Rogan is an American Comedian, UFC colour commentator, and podcast host as well
as being a businessman. Most well-known for his UFC commentary and interviews on his
podcast, Joe Rogan is a man who is quite famous in the world of Mixed Martial Arts.
Early life and career:
Joe Rogan lived with both his parents till the age of seven when they were divorced. He
witnessed domestic violence from his father and since the divorce has not seen him. At a
very young age, the concept of Mixed Martial Arts interested Rogan and he was attracted to
it. At the age of 14, he began to learn Karate. He also participated in Taekwondo
competitions and won a US Open competition at the age of 19. He was also in Amateur
Kickboxing and was an instructor in Taekwondo.
Early entertainment career:
Joe Rogan began his career as a comic at the age of 21, after practising his material for a
long time. This part of his career was a struggle for Joe Rogan as he did whatever he could
to supplement his interest in entertainment. In 1994, he got further opportunities and was
part of a half-hour television show on MTV, and then secured an acting role in Disney’s
Joe Rogan joined UFC as a commentator but had to quit because his pay did not cover the
cost of travel. However, later when Zuffa took over, he joined them again and has been a
staple of the UFC commentary team since then.
Following success with UFC, Joe Rogan would also open his own podcast, and he also put
out several Comedy Specials.