KSI

KSI

Personal Information

Full Name Olajide Olayinka Williams "JJ" Olatunji
Date of Birth June 19, 1993
Age 30
Nationality British
Birth Place London, England
Networth $27 million (approx)
Weight Class Cruiserweight
Stance Orthodox

KSI News

"You've fully lost it": KSI slams Andrew Tate for using racial slurs in a recent post on X "You've fully lost it": KSI slams Andrew Tate for using racial slurs in a recent post on X
"You've fully lost it": KSI slams Andrew Tate for using racial slurs in a recent post on X
"This guy was stressing me out" - Ludwig says KSI was being a "son of a b**ch" during MrBeast video shoot "This guy was stressing me out" - Ludwig says KSI was being a "son of a b**ch" during MrBeast video shoot
"This guy was stressing me out" - Ludwig says KSI was being a "son of a b**ch" during MrBeast video shoot
KSI and Logan Paul announce Prime Treasure Hunt competition worth $1 million KSI and Logan Paul announce Prime Treasure Hunt competition worth $1 million
KSI and Logan Paul announce Prime Treasure Hunt competition worth $1 million 
KSI gives Slim Albaher and Anthony Taylor 24 hours to accept epic 2 vs. 1 Misfits Boxing fight in Ireland KSI gives Slim Albaher and Anthony Taylor 24 hours to accept epic 2 vs. 1 Misfits Boxing fight in Ireland
KSI gives Slim Albaher and Anthony Taylor 24 hours to accept epic 2 vs. 1 Misfits Boxing fight in Ireland
KSI makes "final offer" to Jake Paul to settle differences inside boxing ring, offers one tiny "advantage" to the former Disney star KSI makes "final offer" to Jake Paul to settle differences inside boxing ring, offers one tiny "advantage" to the former Disney star
KSI makes "final offer" to Jake Paul to settle differences inside boxing ring, offers one tiny "advantage" to the former Disney star

KSI: A Brief Biography

Boxing In London - KSI v Joe Fournier MF & DAZN: X Series 007
KSI


The 30-year-old Internet personality turned professional boxer, KSI, is originally named Olajide Olayinka Williams ‘JJ’ Olatunji. He earned his popularity initially in London via YouTube and is currently known across the Globe for his extensive talent in various other forms of entertainment like music production and celebrity boxing matchups.


Over the years, KSI did not limit his business ventures to YouTube and other media. As an entrepreneur, ‘JJ’ is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Misfit Boxing and a co-owner of Prime Hydration along with Logan Paul.



KSI Personal Information


NameOlajide Olayinka Williams ‘JJ’ Olatunji
Age30
DOBJune 19, 1993
NationalityEnglish
Mother NameYinka Atinuke
Father nameJide Olatunji
ProfessionYoutuber, Rapper, Professional Boxer, Entrepreneur
Net Worth$27 million
Height6 feet 0 inches ( 183 cm)
Weight classCruiserweight
EducationBerkhamsted School in Berkhamsted, England.
Relationship StatusIn a Relationship



KSI Early Life


Olajide Olayinka Williams ‘JJ’ Olatunji was born on June 19, 1993 to Jide Olatnji and Yinka Atinuke. His father was born in Ibadan, Nigeria, whereas his mother was from Islington in London. KSI was born in London and brought up in Watford, Hertfordshire, which is more than 40 miles away from London.


KSI and his family fall under the African ethnicity called Yoruba, which are the major inhabitants of Nigeria. Hence, KSI’s roots come from the Nigerian subcontinent.


When it comes to education, ‘JJ’ had his schooling at Berkhamsted School in Berkhamsted, England. The major role of this school in KSI’s life is that it is at this place where he met his future collaborator and Sidemen member Simon Minter.


He also has a younger brother called Oladeji Daniel ‘Deji’ Olatunji, who is three years younger than KSI. Deji also started off his media career with YouTube and FIFA videos and is currently running around facing celebrities in exhibition boxing matches.




KSI Personal Life


On a personal note, KSI has a distant relationship with his father Jide Olatunji. However, things started to change, and the father-son communication started to grow ever since they both shot for KSI’s documentary called ‘KSI: In Real Life(2023)’. During the documentary's filming, ‘JJ’ felt the real distance between him and his father. During a podcast episode with Logan Paul’s Impaulsive, KSI revealed that he started to communicate better with his father, and they were getting along way better than before.


Moreover, KSI came to blows with his younger brother Deji in 2018, which lasted for more than half a year. On June 3, 2019, ‘JJ’ himself came up with an hour-long video on his YouTube channel where he defended himself and ended all the accusations made by his brother.


KSI Girlfriend


KSI is currently in a relationship with his longtime girlfriend, whose identity, including her name, is still not known to the public. During his documentary with Amazon, KSI revealed that he got back with his girlfriend after initially breaking up in 2021.


However, ‘JJ’ has always mentioned keeping his personal life undisclosed, especially because his girlfriend wishes to keep a low profile away from the mainstream media.



KSI Social Media


Being an influencer, KSI is prominent in almost all social media handles. Starting his YouTube career in 2009, he currently has over 24 million subscribers. He has over 13 million followers on Instagram and over 8.9 million on his Twitter handle.



KSI Net Worth


As of 2023, KSI has an estimated net worth of $27 million. As known to the public, KSI has multiple sources of income, from his YouTube ventures to professional boxing to his other entrepreneurial expertise.



KSI Endorsements


KSI endorses various brands like Adidas, XIX Vodka, G Fuel, and Misfit Boxing. He also co-owns and endorses Prime Hydration along with his former opponent turned business partner Logan Paul.




KSI Investments


Over the years, KSI has got multiple real estate properties in and out of London. He also makes investments in cryptos and NFTs. During a media appearance, the 30-year-old claimed that he has made a lot of investments both online and offline that he thinks will bring in good money for him.




KSI Boxing Record


KSI is currently on a professional boxing record of 1 win and no losses. His Misfit boxing record is 3 wins, no losses, and 1 no-contest. The 30-year-old also has an amateur boxing record of 1 win, no losses, and 1 draw. However, KSI has not lost in any of his boxing outings.


He made his amateur boxing debut in order to settle his beef against another Youtuber, Joe Weller, and won the bout via TKO at 1:30 in the third round. For his second amateur boxing matchup, KSI had a draw against Logan Paul on August 25, 2018.


KSI made his professional debut in a rematch against Logan Paul on November 9, 2019, at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, United States. He had a split-decision win over Paul after a six-rounder.


Moving on, KSI made his Misfits professional boxing debut on August 27, 2022, against Swarmz and won the bout via a knockout at 0:28 in the second round. On the same day, KSI faced Luis Alcarez Pineda and won the Misfit Boxing cruiserweight tile via knockout at 0:50 in the third round. He also made two successful title defenses against FaZe Temperrr and Joe Fournier in 2023, respectively.


KSI lost his last fight against Tommy Fury on October 14, 2023, via a majority decision.


Boxing In Manchester - KSI v Tommy Fury
Boxing In Manchester - KSI v Tommy Fury



KSI Diet


According to sources, KSI follows a diet that is rich in high protein and low carbohydrates, which includes lean meat, vegetables, and other healthy fats. Such a diet has helped him lose weight over the years and got him in shape on or before the fight. His meat intake includes egg, chicken, turkey, and fish, whereas vegetables and fats from avocado and olive oils.




KSI Cars


KSI’s car collection includes expensive four-wheelers like Rolls Royce Wrath, Lamborghini Aventador, Porsche Cayenne, Porsche 718 Boxster, Mercedez AMG G63, etc.


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*Last updated on October 15, 2023.

FAQs

A. Olajide Olayinka Williams ‘JJ’ Olatunji was born on June 19, 1993


A. KSI is currently on a professional boxing record of 1 win and 1 loss.


A. KSI’s Misfit boxing record is 3 wins, no losses, and 1 no-contest.


A.  KSI has an estimated net worth of $27 million.


A. KSI’s car collection includes expensive four-wheelers like Rolls Royce Wrath, Lamborghini Aventador, Porsche Cayenne, Porsche 718 Boxster, Mercedez AMG G63, etc. 


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