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Ottavia Busia

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Birth Nation: Italy
Name Ottavia Busia
Birth Name Ottavia Busia
Nick Name Ottavia Busia
Nationality Italian
Birth Place/City Sardinia, Italy
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession MMA fighter
Working For Tv Shows
Net Worth $ 16 million
Salary $35K to $50K per year
Weight in KG 70 kg
Famous for Wife of Anthony Bourdain
Married Yes
Married to Anthony Bourdain
Children 1 (daughter)
Divorce Anthony Bourdain
Education elementary school in Sardinia.
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
TV Show Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations

Quick Timeline of Ottavia Busia

2007 Married to Anthony Michael Bourdain
2007 First child Ariane
2016 Divorced husband Anthony Bourdian
1965 Born in Sardinia, Italy

Detail Timeline of Ottavia Busia


Married to Anthony Michael Bourdain

Ottavia Busia married Anthony Michael Bourdain on 20th April, 2007. He is a renowned chef. He is also an author and an actor. 



First child Ariane

For the first time in her life, she became the mother of her daughter. She gave birth to a child, a daughter named Ariane in 2007. The father of her child is her husband Anthony Michael Bourdain.


Divorced husband Anthony Bourdian

Anthony Bourdain and Ottavia Busia got divorced in 2016 after nine years of their marital life together.

July 10 , 1965

Born in Sardinia, Italy

The MMA fighter and TV personality, Ottavia Busia was born on  July 11, 1965 in Sardinia, Italy. 


Ottavia Busia is an MMA fighter and TV celebrity who appeared in shows like No Reservations. She was born in Sardinia, Italy, on July 11, 1965. There is no exact information about her birth parents and siblings. However, it has been known that she was raised in a tough environment. 

In 2000, she moved to New York City from Sardinia to pursue her career. In the beginning, she started working in restaurants because of her financial issues. During her tenure as a restaurant worker, she has worked in Cafe des Artistes, Orsay, Geisha, and Serafina. 

She also participated in several martial arts education programs. Later she began to work as a mixed martial art fighter and soon started to compete in tournaments. With her interest in such art, she enrolled at the Rizio Gracie Academy to train the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. 

Besides, Ottavia Busia is also a television actress and has appeared in several episodes of Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations

While shifting our focus on the lady's personal life, the Italian beauty was married to Anthony Bourdain

Ottavia Busia is currently single after officially breaking up from her former husband Anthony Michael Bourdain. Bourdain is a renowned chef author and TV celebrity. The couple has a daughter, Ariane.

Chef Anthony was previously married to Nancy Putkoski. But, they also got divorced ending their twenty years of long-married relationship.

On June 8, 2018, the ex-husband of Ottavia killed himself. The chef was found dead due to suicide by hanging in his room at the Le Chambard Hotel in Kayserberg, France. 

Since Ottavia loves to keep her personal life a secret, there is not much information about the martial artist. 

In 2014, ex-husband Anthony and Ottavia bought a 2,250 square feet, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms house in New York City for $3,350,000

Ottavia Busia's current net worth and salary are under review. Since she is an MMA fighter, she should earn an average of $35K to $50K annually. 

The MMA fighter is active on her social media profiles such as Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Even though she broke up with Anthony, she is still holding onto Anthony's caste.