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Mike Sexton Biography, Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Wiki & More

Updated On : October 1, 2020

Short Biography

Mike Sexton was born on 22-09-1947 in Shelbyville in the state of Indiana, United States. He was an American Poker Player, Gymnast, Poker Commentator, Philanthropist, Writer & Dancer who won the one WPT tournament.

Other Name: Michael Richard Sexton, The Ambassador of Poker
Other Professions: Gymnast Poker Commentator Philanthropist Writer Dancer

Mike Sexton Complete Bio & Career

Michael Richard Sexton was born on 22 September 1947. By profession, he was a poker player from America and a commentator. He acquired his education from Ohio State University. He gave coaching to baseball teams named little League. Later on, he pursued poker in 1985.
He went on a world poker tour in 2018. He emerged as the winner of the WPT Montreal tournament in 2016. His earnings from the tournament were $ 998,967. He has won Various tournaments in 2010 like the world series of poker bracelets. He was the chairman of the online poker room named Partypoker.com. He also wrote for the magazine, Cardplayer and Gambling times. He founded an organization that gives an opportunity to the past winners to compete. The organization is named as a tournament of champion of poker.
He bagged the first prize of $ 1,000,000 in 2006. He earned the biggest cash of his career in 2012 that is $ 1, 109,333 in an event named, Big one for one drop. WPT Montreal's main event was also won by him in 2016.

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Health Issues, Illness and Death Info

Mike Sexton died on 06-09-2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He died of prostate cancer.

DEATHDAY 6 September,2020 (Tuesday)
DEATH PLACE Las Vegas, Clark, Nevada

Mike Sexton Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He is married to Karen Sexton and has a child named, Ty Michael Sexton.

Life's Important Dates Of Mike Sexton

Body Measurements

Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Golden

Personal Info

Home Town Shelby, Indiana, United States
Nationality American
Address United States
School N/A
College Ohio state University
Qualification Graduate
Marital Status Married
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black
Favorite Politician Barack Obama
Favorite Place England
Favorite Dress Formals
Favorite Accessories Ties, Perfumes

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Mike Sexton

  • He served in an army earlier as a paratrooper.
  • He taught Ballroom dancing.
  • He was a gymnast.
  • He created an NGO, Pokergivers.org for charity purposes.

Mike Sexton Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

Mike Sexton was 72 years 11 months & 14 days old age.