December 26, 2009

Robin Givens Divorce Settlement, Mike Tyson: $10 Million

One of the most dramatic celebrity divorces we've seen over the years was the one between Mike Tyson and Robin Givens, that ended with Givens getting millions from Tyson in a divorce settlement that was far from amicable at the time.

Theirs was a marriage between one of Hollywood's biggest actresses and boxing's greatest champions, but showed signs of trouble pretty quickly, especially when they appeared together in a famous Barbara Walters interview, where Mike sat silently as Robin was right next to him describing him as an unstable eand sometimes abusive spouse. Not long after this she filed for divorce, while Mike countersued for an annulment and a heated battle began, both in the courts and the press. Givens wound up getting a $10,000,000 settlement. See below for details.

Robin Givens Divorce Settlement. Mike Tyson: $10 Million
Ebony magazine

And so it did. Eight months after Mike Tyson and Robin Givens were married on Feb. 7, 1988 -- eight months of public squabbling and, Robin claims, private beatings -- she filed for divorce and Tyson countersued to have the marriage annulled...

Robin Givens Divorce Settlement. Mike Tyson: $10 Million

Posted at December 26, 2009 8:26 PM