Fighter most well-known as the inventor of Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, a.k.a. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He’s the patriarch from the popular Gracie family, that is known as probably one of the most important martial arts family members ever sold. He analyzed judo under Japanese expert Mitsuyo Maeda and processed the methods he discovered into Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. He produced the diet for fighters referred to as the Gracie Diet plan, in which individuals are barred from consuming pork and eating tobacco or alcoholic beverages. He had a complete of twenty-one kids. His brother is definitely Helio Gracie. He’s the uncle of UFC champ and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu story Royce Gracie.