The very much professional Dexter Jackson whose full name is Dexter “The Blade” Jackson is one of the popular bodybuilders from the United States. He is a professional IFBB bodybuilder and the 2008 Mr. Olympia bodybuilding Champion. He was born in the year 1969 on November 25 and this makes his age 46 years at this time. He belongs to American nationality. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius. He is living a successful life with his continuing devotion and dedication towards the game. He is an idol for those who want to make their career in the world of bodybuilding. He was born to Willie Jackson.
He participated and performed in the NPC Southern State Championship in 1992, where he was positioned 3rd. Before making his professional debut, he participated and performed in the 1999 Arnold Classic, Night of Champions, and Mr. Olympia competitions, where he positioned 7th, 3rd, and 9th respectively. In year 2007, he was placed 3rd in the Mr. Olympia. On September 27, 2008, he managed to defeat Jay Cutler and became the 12th man to win the title and was the second who have managed to win it and Arnold Classic title in the same year. The Year 2008 was an outstanding for him; he managed to earn lots of championships and titles. In 2008, he managed to win the Arnold Classic, Australian Pro Grand Prix VIII, and New Zealand Grand Prix. In the same year, he also wins the Russian Grand Prix and the Mr. Olympia. In 2015, he managed to become second in the Mr. Olympia 2008.
Coming into his private life, he was a married man. He was married to Carol. He met his wife during a bodybuilding event and later they both fallen in love with each other. Before their marriage, they also dated together and later went for the marriage. Later due to some circumstance, they got separated. Once on January 23, 2006, his former wife was kidnapped and her car was stolen when she came back to the house by buying some groceries products. Later after an hour, she was released by the kidnappers. He also has a child from his previous wife. Currently, he is not dating anyone. Dexter Jackson is also has been featured in many fitness and bodybuilding articles. He has also appeared on the cover page Muscular Development and Flex Magazine. He has also released his documentary in 2009. Currently, he resides in the Jacksonville, Florida.
As of 2016, Dexter Jackson’s estimated net worth is around $7 million. He is one of the most recognizable names in the world of building. He is personable. He has an average height of 5 feet and 6 inches. His body weight is around 102 kg. He also gathered a massive amount of fans on social networking sites. He regularly updates tweets on Twitter and videos and photos on Instagram. He has not inked tattoo on his body.