WWE was famous throughout the world, and many people wanted and thrilled to watch this entertainment. WWE was not just a group of wrestlers or a sport that showed a person’s power and athleticism, but they also had their own back story to inspire them with their match. We sometimes could realize that some games had their storyline. We even knew that this industry would not be out of style. Many people were fascinated by this kind of sport. On this list, we could see the story of some former WWE Wrestler.
Razor Ramon or Scott Oliver Hall had a net worth of $3 million. He was a well-known wrestler in the year 1980 when he was still active. In the 1990s, he became the top wrestler at WCW and WWF. Hall also earned the title WWF Intercontinental Championship four times. Several years later, the condition of his health worsened. The wrestler had been in and out of the hospital several times because of seizures, pneumonia, and low blood pressure.
Kane or Glenn Thomas Jacobs had a salary of $9 million after being a professional wrestler. He was 51 years old and still a famous wrestler in the WWE. Kane had a successful career as a wrestler, businessman, politician, insurer, and actor. We could see him in the movie See No Evil and many more. The wrestler also attended representative politics in the year 2018. He also became the mayor of Knox country.
Sid Vicious, who had an income of $5 Million, was the earliest wrestler in the industry. The wrestler entered the business in the year 1980s where he participated in World Championship Wrestling and soon became a wrestler in WWF and WWE. Sid became successful in his career as a wrestler and won several championship belts. However, he chose to retire at the age of 57. Sid showed the world even at the age of 51, and still had the skills and stamina to win a match.
Dennis Knight was known as Mideon, Tex Slazenger, or Phineas I. Godwin. After his retirement, he had become a chef. The wrestler had a passion for creating delicacies. We could taste the delicious food he was making in Clearwater, Florida. Knight had a comfortable and ordinary life like us.
Kelly Kelly or Barbara Jean Blank who had net worth $1 Million was a well-known female wrestler, model, and TV personality. She had a successful career in the industry, yet she decided to leave the WWE in the year 2012. The female wrestler tried her career as an actress. We could see her play a role in Days of Our Lives and WAGS on E!
Goldberg or William Scott Goldberg got a salary of $14 million. His name was known in the wrestling industry in the 1990s. After his successful career, he had his gym in California and was living together with his family. The wrestler was not forgotten after he became undefeated for a year.
The Undertaker or Mark William Callaway was a well-known wrestler and had a net worth of $17 million. He was now 53 years old who had a prosperous career and still had a match in the industry. During his active days in his career, he earned 17 titles, and the other wrestlers also recognized his skills. Undertaker became a free agent, but not everybody wanted to hire him. The wrestler also became a successful real estate agent. Mark was living happily with his wife, and they also raised a fund to help animals.
The Rock or Dwayne Douglas Johnson, who had a net worth of $220 million was a well-known celebrity and wrestler. The Rock was successful with every career he entered. We would not be surprised by the income The Rock got through his career. Not only was he great at the entertainment industry, but he also became the world’s most influential people (Times magazine). The wrestler also raised a foundation to help medical needs for the children who were ill.
Hulk Hogan or Terre Gene Bollea was a legendary wrestler in the industry who had a net worth of $25 million. He was one of the wrestlers who contributed the most in the industry. Hulk was not only known as a wrestler, but also an actor, musician, and celebrity. The pro wrestler also had his businesses like energy drink and nutrition website. In the year 2007, he got divorced with his wife and lost everything. However, he came back and returned to his former glory. Hulk also became healthy with the help of proper diet and workout.
Fred Ottman had many nicknames like Tugboat and Typhoon, which made an impact in the industry. He was a friend with Hulk Hogan and a member of The Natural disaster. The wrestler was 61 years old, living comfortably after his retirement. The wrestler decided to retire in the year 2001 and became a safety manager. Fred also became a coach for the little league team. We did not know what his total net worth was, but we knew he was living a comfortable life because of his success.
Big Show was known as being The Giant in the industry. He had a net worth of $20 million and also brought home seven major world championships. Big Show was not only great at wrestling but also in acting. We could see him perform in some movies and TV series. We knew that he had a lot of saving and could have a comfortable life.
Stacy Keibler, who had a net worth of $4.5 million, was not only an actress but also a former wrestler and cheerleader. We Could see her in the George Lopez show, What About Brian, and How I met Your Mother. It was her acting skills that made her successful. In the year 2013, she became the host of the Supermarket Superstar show. We would not deny that she was a beautiful woman and was linked to George Clooney. However, their relationship did not last long. The wrestler and actress married Jared Pobre, and they had two children.
The Ultimate Warrior
James Brian Hellwig also was known as The Ultimate Warrior of Dingo Warrior was one of the famous wrestlers in the industry. Many loved him and fought in a match. The wrestler loved his occupation, and he changed his legal name to Warrior in the year 1993. However, several years had passed, the professional wrestler passed away. The Ultimate Warrior died in the year 2014 because of a heart attack at the age of 54.
Ric Flair was one of the legendary wrestlers in the league and brought home 16 championship titles in his 40 years of his career. It was the reason his name was known throughout the world. The wrestler also played a role in different television series. However, he was depressed when his son, who followed in his footsteps and entered the career, had died because of a drug overdose.
Macho Man or Randy Savage was known even outside of the wrestling industry. He was one of the greatest wrestlers of all time. In his 32 years of occupation, he won 29 world titles. Randy was not only a wrestler but also an actor. The professional wrestler played a role in different movies and TV series like Baywatch, Ready to Rumble, Spider-Man, and other more famous films. In the year 2011, the renowned wrestler passed away because of a car crash. Later, people had found out that he also had a heart condition.
Oscar Gutirrez, known as Rey Mysterio, was another famous masked wrestler. His fans around the world loved him. He was also renowned because of his mask that would be similar to the Lucha Libre wrestler that was famous in the 1990s and 2000s. In ten years of his career, he won the World Heavyweight Championship, WWE Championship, and WWE Cruiserweight. The wrestler got the nickname “King of Mystery.” After several years, Rey’s appearance did not change. We could see him in private shows Black Destiny Wrestling, House of Glory, and also QPW.
Sunny or Tammy Lyn Sytch was a famous wrestler but did not use her popularity correctly. In the year 2017, she was caught and jailed because of drugs and alcohol. The wrestler tried to battle her addiction for several years. After all the incident, she had a bad reputation in public. Her contract in WWE was terminated, and also, she had several DUIs records. There was news that Sunny was being rehabilitated. However, we were saddened by what happened to her and hoped that she would recuperate.
Chyna or Joan Marie Laurer became well known in the year 1990s. She was the first woman who participated at the Royal Rumble and King of the Ring. Chyna was also the reason many people wanted to enter the industry, especially women. The wrestler was determined on her workouts and being fit. Chyna did everything she could to gain colossal net worth. She became a writer and also tried the adult industry, yet she passed away because of a drug overdose in the year 2016.
Sable or Rena Marlette Lesnar was one of the most remarkable women wrestlers in WWE. She was also a model and actress who appeared in many TV series like Corky Romano and Pacific Blue. The well-known wrestler was married three times, and her first husband died because of a car accident. She divorced her second husband because she was not happy. Her current husband was Brock Lesnar where they were married in the year 2006.
The Coach or Jonathan Coachman became famous in the industry but decided to retire from his occupation. We could still see him in the limelight where he was a commentator in Raw. In the year 2018, he signed a contract in WWE and made his fans think that it might be a fresh start or just keeping his career in the world of wrestling. The Coach was living with his wife and two children and got a net worth of $2 million. A brand-new contract would improve his financial situation even if he was 45 years old.
Skinner or Steve Keirn was a well-known name in the industry. We could also see him in different wrestling shows in the World Wrestling Federation and a member of The Fabulous team. However, the wrestler decided to retire on his occupation but started a wrestling school in the 1980s. He was still healthy even at the age of 66. Skinner taught everyone who wanted to know about wrestling. If we could see him personally, we would not recognize his actual age because he still looked young and fit. The professional wrestler was living comfortably with his wife in Florida.
Scotty 2 Hotty
Scotty 2-Hotty was known as Scott Ronald or Scott Taylor in the world of wrestling and had a prosperous career in the industry. However, he decided to give up his fighting career and became a wrestler’s coach in the WWE Performance Center. The wrestler also tried changing his career into a firefighter in the year 2013, but it did not last long and returned to WWE in 2016. Now, he was more focused on his health and also acknowledged that he was healthier than before.
Mr. McMahon or Vincent Kennedy McMahon was a well-known person in the world of wrestling. He was the owner, chairman, and CEO of WWE. Aside from being a wrestler, Mr. McMahon was also a businessman, film producer, actor, and the owner of Alpha Entertainment. We were not surprised by his net Worth because he was among the Forbes list of billionaires. McMahon also owned a yacht and mansion to his property.
Yokozuna or Rodney Agatupa Anoa’i was known as the first Samoan who entered the wrestling industry. He was also the only Samoan who brought home a WWF World Heavyweight Championship. In the year 2000, Rodney, at the age of 34, passed away in his hotel after he came back from a tour. Rumors said that he died from a heart attack. However, they had found out about the Pulmonary Edema that was the cause of the wrestler’s death.
Jacqueline Delois Moore was one of the greatest female wrestlers in the industry. Aside from being a wrestler, she was also a wrestling coach. Jacqueline was one of the three women who became the Cruiserweight Championship in the year 2016 and was listed in the Hall of Fame. Her career in the industry was a successful one. Before she became a wrestler, she worked in video games, movies, and TV series. The female wrestler was also a trainer on the MTV program called ‘Tough Times.’ At the age of 60, she was still healthy.
Stone Cold Steve Austin
Stone Cold Steve Austin decided to retire when he got a terrible injury. However, he did not stop being in the limelight, where he tried an acting career. We could see her in different movies and TV series like The Expendables and Nash Bridges where he played Inspector Jake Cage. His estimated net worth was $45 million. We were not surprised that he had a successful career in the world of wrestling when he won six WWF championship titles.
Mick Foley or Michael Francis had many nicknames in the industry. It includes Cactus Jack, Dude Love, and Mankind. After he decided to retire from the industry, people thought it was too early for him to leave the ring. The wrestler decided to change his career and became an actor and media personality. Foley was featured in different TV series, movies and radio. Mick loved the sports where he used the nickname Mankind in the Boy Meets World. The wrestler was a philanthropist and focused on aiding children and was comfortable living with his wife and four children.
David Michael Bautista was also a prosperous wrestler. He also tried different careers like acting, bodybuilding, and martial arts. We could watch him in films like Spectre, Ridding, Marvel Cinematic Universe, and The Man with the Iron Fists. An investigation about a drug company who framed him for overdosing of steroids, but he claimed that it was not practical, and he denied all the accusations against him.
Randy Orton was still active in the world of wrestling. He was also a budding actor and played a role in some TV programs like ‘That’s Who I Am’ series. The wrestler also became the brand of Smackdown. In the year 2007, he was accused of using a steroid that he never did. In his personal life, he separated with his first wife named Samantha Speno in the year 2013. The wrestler was re-married to Kimberly Kessier in 2015.
Edge or Adam Joseph Copeland was a famous wrestler in the world of wrestling. He decided from being a wrestler to follow his dream. During his time as a wrestler, Edge won 31 championship titles, and his name was listed in the Hall of Fame. In 2004, he released his autobiography titled Adam Copeland on Edge. People did not expect that Edge did not like cigarettes and hated it since he tried it when he was still a teenager.
Lita or Amy Dumas decided to retire as a wrestler in the year 2006. However, she was still working in the WWE as an analyst. She was also a great singer and performer. The wrestler also created her music band called The Luchagors. A year after her retirement from the industry, she released her first album. Lita also underwent cosmetic knife or breast augmentation surgery in the year 1999. In her personal life, she liked Matt Hard and Joseph Copeland, but she would only say “I do” to the right man.
Michael Shawn Hickenbottom became a four-time world champion wrestler. He decided to retire from the industry and entered the acting industry. Michaels also became a TV presenter. The wrestler was the ambassador for WWE and also hosted the Shawn Michaels’ MacMillan River Adventures series. It was a film that focused on hunting animals. Shaw was married twice. In the year 1999, he was married to his second wife named Rebecca and had two children. The couple had a comfortable and joyful life.
Regarded as the first female wrestler to win the 1988 Pro Wrestling Illustrated Rookie title, Alundra Blayze built a reputation for herself in the wrestling world. Miceli has a drive and admiration for monster trucks that she’s been riding for years. The wrestler became an actress after she retired from wrestling. She was a famous figure in the film industry and starred in several movies. The former wrestler was married twice, and her last marriage was a television broadcast that attracted the attention of millions around the world.
Booker T accrued a massive fan base from all over the world but retired from professional wrestling, but not without a fantastic career. The wrestler won six world championship titles and 21 other titles. He still worked as a promoter and color commentator and reported to have a net worth of $ 5 million. We could see it growing in the years to come as he released two books, starred in more than 27 video games, and several films like Ready to Rumble and an episode of Charmed.
Triple H went into business and acting after years of wrestling. He married Stephanie McMahon and was welcomed to the dynasty and embarked on a variety of critical positions. Triple H was an enthusiastic businessman and vice president of Talent, Live Events and Creative. His net Worth was backed by a salary of over $1.5 million per year and, along with his wife, he spent a lot of that money to fund Connor’s Cure. It was in remembrance of a boy named Connor who died of cancer.
Chris Benoit was going to be in history for the trauma that encompassed his life and death. On June 22, 2007, Christopher Michael Benoit killed his wife and son while still participating in the ring. After two days, he hanged himself up and was discovered by friends and relatives. There were so many questions and few answers as to what led Benoit to execute such a grotesque crime. Many people believed that it was triggered by depression and brain damage during the fighting. After knowing about the incident, WWE quickly deleted all of his information and associations from their website.
Trish Stratus was the youngest participant to be named to the WWE Hall of Fame. Besides being a wrestler, she was also an actress, a fitness model, and a TV personality. Baptized Patricia Anne Strategies, the former wrestler now operated a yoga studio, which was named Best Yoga Studios by the Top Choice Awards. It opened in 2008 and is still in service to this day.
Brian James gained a reputation for himself in the wrestling ring as Road Dogg or The Roadie in the 1990s. James seemed to have fitness talent since he was a member of the United States Marine. During his training regime, Road Dogg pushed more than any of the other guys who were on the program. He had retired from professional wrestling but was a part of WWE as a producer and coordinator behind the scenes.
Brian “Crush” Adams
Brian “Crush” Adams was a part of the WWF and WCW during his career as a wrestler, and he was a famous figure among fans. After quitting professional wrestling, he tried the boxing arena but had to retire for a long time, as body injuries did not allow him to try it in its entirety. However, due to respiratory problems, he died in 2007 at the age of 43.
Big Boss Man
After a fantastic career in wrestling, Ray Washington Taylor Jr. or Big Boss Man was added to the WWE Hall of Fame in 2016 even though he wasn’t there to attend the ceremony. Unfortunately, at the age of 41, he suffered a heart attack in 2004, leaving behind his wife and childhood friend, Angela, and their two children, Lacy and Megan.
Before he started wrestling, Mark Henry was already in the limelight as a respected figure, since he was a power and weightlifter. He always had this strength feature concerning him. Because of that, his shift to wrestling was never a concern for him or his agencies. He had a rewarding career and won a WWE World Heavyweight Tilt in 2011. He was also drafted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2016.
For Paul Bearer, he didn’t have to go to the arena to get his paycheck, as he did more than enough as a manager. Paul handled professional and successful wrestlers like The Undertaker and Kane. A shocking revelation for everybody was from a few years ago when the boss weighed 500 pounds and had to undergo gastric bypass surgery to drop 200 pounds. Nevertheless, Bearer died in 2013, after a reported heart attack.
Jeff Hardy was one of two professional wrestlers in his family alongside his brother. The two brothers, along with the female wrestler Lita, founded a group called Team Xtreme. Hardy earned several major titles including the World Heavyweight Championship and the WWE Championship. The professional wrestler had a drive and admiration for music, and after he left the ring, he joined a band called PeroxWhy?Gen. Jeff’s workout regime would be just about the same, and even though he’s not competing, he’s still as fit as ever.
Matt Hardy was the older brother of former athlete Jeff Hardy and had a fantastic career in the sport. He won a lot of championship titles and other matches including the division championship belts. Matt had been in love with Lita but soon found out that she had an affair with her fellow fighter Edge. While his younger brother had retired from the ring, Matt was still highly active.
X-Pac had been the nickname of the famous wrestler, Sean Waltman, who had built a reputation for himself in the 1990s. He began with the WWF but was now a part of the iconic WWE program. Waltman was a respected person in the tag teams and the cruiserweight division. X-Pac won a lot of championship belts from those matches. He was already 46 years old, still healthy, and athletic, and he exercised regularly in the gym.
Kurt Angle began professional wrestling in the 1990s, where he was successful in getting a bunch of championship belts and other titles. The wrestler felt he was doing enough for the WWE, so he pursued Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, and he was also popular in this community. However, he was not quite the same nowadays as he was still suffering from medical problems and injuries. Kurt was rushed to the hospital several times in 2015 after a tumor had been found and had surgery to remove fluid from his spine.
Like many wrestlers, Chris Jericho began in the WWE and had a fruitful career through the 1990s. But as time went by, he shifted to another organization, Japan Pro-Wrestling, where he’s still active even now. Throughout his WWE years, Chris won a few titles including the World Heavyweight Championship. Although still competing today, he was now an investor and one of the founders of D1 Sports Training and Therapy.
Ken Shamrock would be the first boxer to win the UFC Superfight Championship belt since fighting in both the WWF and TNA. Nevertheless, he left pro wrestling to start a career in martial arts, where he has had a successful career. Shamrock’s two sons appeared in the MMA but were not as successful as one had not had many wins, and the other had to stop because one of his kidneys had been removed due to cancer.
Owen Hart was a prominent family member in the world of wrestling, where most of his ancestors were involved. During his active years, he won a lot of titles including the WWF Intercontinental Championship, the WWF European Championship, and the WWF World Tag Team Championship. That being said, his death was a little shocking for most when he dropped on the ring’s top rope after losing his belt and falling on his chest. It was thought of as a tragic accident, and many believe that his ghost still haunted the arena.