Ottavia Busia is an Italian-born MMA fighter. As well as she also has versatile in nature as a kickboxer as well as an actor . Likewise, she also use to practice jiu-jitsu style. She is known as the former ex-wife of popular American chef Anthony Bourdain. Anthony is a popular Chef and Television personality and very popular with the public.

She grew up in a small town in Italy, and she was the single child of her parents. Ottavia was interested in sports and other physical games from a young age. Ottavia’s parents were spiritual, and they wanted Ottavia to become Dentist. Furthermore, we will talk more about her professional and personal life later in the article.

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Full NameOttavia Busia
Place BornSardinia , Italy
Date of BirthJuly 11th, 1965
Height5 feet 5 inches (165 cm)
Weight55 kg
Net worth$4 million
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Ottavia Busia photo after the training

What is Ottavia Busia Age?

On July 11th, 1965, Ottavia Busia was born in Sardinia, Italy. She holds Italian nationality, as she was born to Italian parents. Ottavia is a single child of her parents. This reason is highlighted that she is a focus child of their parent. She follows Christianity as her focus religion and belongs to the white ethnicity. 

Ottavia did her schooling in Sardinia, and later she joined a Dentistry college. Unfortunately, she dropped out of college and moved to the USA to join her favorite rock band. Besides this, we can’t find much information about her family background, education, and siblings.

How was Ottavia’s professional life?

After coming to the USA, she started working in restaurants to make her living. She has worked in various restaurants, including Orsay, Geisha, Café des Artistes, etc. Later she was also promoted to general manager in Geisha Restaurant. She started her professional boxing career after her pregnancy. Initially, her aim was to lose weight. After all, like any other person, she also gained during the pregnancy. 

Ottavia discovered her interest in sports and fighting. Similarly, she also joined Renzo Gracia Academy to start a professional career in fighting. Apart from being a professional boxer, Octavia has also got a chance to appear in the film “No Reservations,”. Along with the legends like Catherine Zeta-Jones and  Aaron Eckhart as well as Abigail Breslin.

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Ottavia Busia photo from her training

Is Ottavia Busia wife of Anthony Bourdain?

Octavia came into public attention after marrying late American chef Anthony Bourdain. Octavia met her husband in 2006, at the same restaurant where they worked together. Later, The couple tied their knots in 2007. Shortly after their marriage, the duo also gave birth to their first child Ariane Bourdain. Unfortunately, the couple started having personal tension and issue in their relationship. Later, in 2016 they mutually parted ways.

After 10 years of a successful relationship, the couple separated and filed for divorce. Furthermore, after the separation, Anthony started dating the Italian model Asia Argento. But, he has made it clear he will not marry Asia they got together due to the same work and interests. Later on June 8th, 2018, Anthony Bourdain committed suicide at a hotel in Kayserberg, France. The reason behind his suicide is unknown as of now.

What is Ottavia Busia Net Worth?

As per some sources of 2019, Octavia Busia’s net worth is around $1 Million. She made a decent amount of money throughout her career as an MMA fighter and on a TV show. As an MMA fighter, she yearly made around $90,000.

According to some sources of 2022, Octavia’s net worth is around $4 million. Her late ex-husband Anthony Bourdain’s net worth was around $1.6 million. After the demise of Anthony, all his wealth was inherited by his daughter Ariane Bourdain. 

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Ottavia Busia with her husband, Anthony Bourdain

What is Busia’s Weight?

Octavia’s physical appearance is really good, and she looks fit as she is a professional MMA fighter. Her height is likely to be around 5 feet 5 inches (165 cm). Similarly, her weight is approximately around 55 kg (123 pounds). She has black hair and brown eyes. Besides this, Ottavia belongs to the white ethnicity and follows Christianity. 

Is Ottavia active on social media?

Ottavia is active on every social media handle. She has more than 88k followers on Instagram (@ottaviabourdain) and 38k followers on Twitter (@ottaviabourdain). However, Ottavia is not active on Twitter since 2020. Furthermore, she doesn’t have a social media profile on Facebook.

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