Amado Vargas Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Oluniyi Akande
Nov 06, 2023 By Oluniyi Akande
Originally Published on May 19, 2022
Amado Vargas is well-recognized as the son of Fernando Vargas, a former professional boxer.
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About Amado Vargas

Amado Vargas, alias El Malvado was born in Oxnard, California, USA; his date of birth falls on July 20, 2000.
Amado Vargas is widely recognized as a popular boxer in the featherweight division. He has gained massive fandom on his Instagram account for sharing boxing-related short clips.
Amado Vargas has an elder brother named Fernando Jr, a famous boxer who plays in the middleweight division. Amado Vargas played his pro debut beside his brother on July 23, 2021, in Los Mochis, Mexico. Amado got a knockout win against Fernando De La Cruz, and his brother won against Abel Luna. He said it was an overwhelming experience for him to play boxing next to his brother, surrounded by a cheerful Mexican crowd.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Amado Vargas's net worth?

As per Forbes, the estimated net worth of Amado Vargas is around $1 million.

How much does Amado Vargas earn per year?

The primary source of income for Amado Vargas is only through boxing. However, details about his exact yearly earnings are not available.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Amado Vargas?

Amado Vargas is 5 ft 8 in (173 cm) tall. Though his exact weight details are not available, he certainly comes under the featherlight division, at 57kg (126 lbs).

How old is Amado Vargas?

According to Amado Vargas' date of birth, he is 21-years-old as of 2021.

Childhood And Education

Amado Vargas was born to Fernando Vargas, a renowned American boxer who stood the pace from 1997 to 2007 and is a two-time world champion in the light-middleweight divisions. His mother, Martha Lopez Vargas, is a businesswoman. She has a YouTube channel and an Instagram account. Details about Amado Vargas' siblings are mentioned below:
Fernando Vargas Jr is the elder among the three. He has two younger brothers named Amado Vargas, Emiliano Vargas, an amateur boxer, and a younger sister Mibella Vargas.
The nationality of Amado Vargas is American. There are no other details regarding where Amado Vargas did his schooling and finished graduation.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Amado Vargas dating?

Amado Vargas is mainly focusing on his boxing career. He wants to keep his private life away from the media and does not disclose any information about his past or current relationships.

Career And Professional Highlights

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Amado Vargas started his boxing journey in his early teens and had been an amateur boxer for the first three years. On January 30, 2016, he played and won in Las Vegas against Manny Olivero. On November 5, 2019, he lost the final game to John Ramirez in Oxnard.
On January 29, 2021, Amado Vargas began his debut in professional boxing, where he played and won a knockout against Hector Montijo Molina in Jardines del Pedregal, Mexico. He had also fought against Martin Sanchez in a four-round featherweight, and that was a part of BXTRS productions which was aired live on ESPN knockout.
Amado Vargas and his brother Fernando Jr made their US Professional Debut on February 5, 2022, where Fernando Jr fought and won a technical knockout against Kodi Koboski.
Amado Vargas stood the pace in the 126lbs weight division in Reno at Western Elite Qualifier. He had tried his best to get through the US Olympic Team for summer 2020. Still, unfortunately, he did not qualify for the Regional open at Grand Sierra Resort. 

Amado Vargas's Hobbies And Interests

Amado Vargas has said that he had an interest in playing football during his young teens. Later on, growing up, he saw his father, Fernando Vargas, a renowned boxer, which had a significant influence on him. This is why he decided to follow in his father's footsteps and work hard toward his passion for becoming a world champion. 

Other Interesting Amado Vargas Facts And Trivia

  • In 2014, Amado Vargas gave a guest appearance on the reality show 'Los Vargas' with the rest of his family members.
  • Amado Vargas joined social media Twitter in April 2013.
  • The estimated net worth of Amado Vargas's father, Fernando Vargas, as of 2016 is around $8 million.
  • Amado Vargas's father, Fernando Vargas's date of birth, is December 7, 1977.
  • Amado Vargas gets his boxing training from his father at Fernando Vargas Fighting Foundation in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • Amado Vargas's father, Fernando Vargas, admitted his defeat and lost his World Boxing Association(WBA) title to Oscar De La Hoya on September 14, 2002.
  • On December 18, 2021, Fernando Jr, a professional boxer, won a Knockout victory against Pablo Rosas.
  • He has a wide range of fan following on Instagram.

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Amado Vargas Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

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Amado Fernando Vargas

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Fernando Vargas, Martha Lopez Vargas


Fernando Vargas Jr, Emiliano Vargas, Mibella Vargas
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