The 7 Most Surprising Stories Behind Conor McGregor’s Success.
If he wasn’t such a worldwide sensation and had failed in the UFC, chances are he would now be a plumber. He had begun an apprenticeship in that trade before his extraordinary talent revealed itself and he became flushed with success.
He is a vocal supporter of in Ireland and was happy to see gay marriage voted into law in the country. He is on record saying that he and his team support same-sex marriage and every human being deserve equal rights
Conor starred on "Saturday Night Live support" There are clear indications that McGregor himself will be asked to host one of the shows in the upcoming months. for a possible Game of Thrones appearance.
When asked by IrishCentral reporter Declan Kelly, about his stylish dress McGregor responded: “I like to look good, my friend. I am representing Ireland on the world stage over here in America. I’m stealing the show, and I am looking to put my country in a good light. We dress well; we speak well, and we fight well.”
He has been compared to the Notre Dame support by UFC President Dana White in Esquire Magazine. He looks exactly like the Notre Dame logo," says Dana White, referring to the university's ornery bare-knuckled leprechaun.
His long-time girlfriend, Dee Devlin, was voted “Most Stylish Newcomer,” at the VIP Style Awards in May of 2016. Devlin has been beside her man during his climb to ultimate fame and is his rock.
McGregor is close to fluent in the Irish language after attending two all-Irish language schools in Crumlin and Tallaght. He proudly proclaims his Irish name at every opportunity; Conchúr Antóin Mac Gréagóir.
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