Michael Buffer

American ring announcer for boxing and professional wrestling matches

Michael Buffer (born November 2, 1944) is an American ring announcer for boxing and professional wrestling matches. He is known for his trademarked catchphrase, "Let's get ready to rumble!". He is also known for creating the announcing style in which he rolls certain letters and adds other emphasis to a fighter's name.

Michael Buffer
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Buffer in 2007
Born (1944-11-02) November 2, 1944 (age 76)
OccupationRing announcer, actor
Years active1982–present
Known for"Let's Get Ready To Rumble!" catchphrase
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Websitewww.letsrumble.com

As of 2009, the catchphrase has generated $400 million in revenue from licensing the trademark.[1]

In 2008, Buffer was treated for throat cancer.[2]

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  2. "Michael Buffer Battles Cancer".

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