Roy Jones Jr. was born on January 16, 1969, in Pensacola, Florida, United States. His father, Roy Sr. was an ex-club fighter and mother, Carol was warm. Roy Jr. had revealed that his father, a retired aircraft engineer used to taunt and stare him with punches of boxing when he was a small child for almost 20 minutes. Many people had abused this behavior of his father. But, according to the Junior, the behavior of his father has a great impact on his life-long career success.
After the retirement, Roy Sr. ran his own gym (boxing) and trained most of the youths. But the fact is that he never was in mercy when he starts beating his son.