He is a multi-faceted talent who has done well in several other sports. He has also tried his hand in several other fields, like music and even serving in the army. Let us take a look at the life and career of Manny Pacquiao
Filipino world champion professional boxer Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao, famously known to the world as “Manny Pacquiao”, is involved in acting, singing, and basketball besides his boxing career and is also a member of the Philippine House of Representatives. He achieved ten world titles and is the first and only eight-division world champion.
Pacquiao currently holds the number three rank on The Ring pound-for-pound list and is also the current WBO welterweight champion. Three main boxing organizations, the World Boxing Council, the Boxing Writers Association of America, and the World Boxing Organization, have named him “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000s decade.
Manny Pacquiao was born in Kibawe, Bukidnon, Philippines, on 17th December 1978. He is the fourth among his six siblings, two siblings from the first husband of his mother, and four siblings from his parents.
Manny Pacquiao first joined the Philippines Army’s reserve force as a Sergeant Officer on April 27, 2006. He was then promoted to the post of Technical Sergeant on 1st December of the same year.