The Undertaker’s Wealth Source
The Undertaker is a famous wrestler who earns millions by his matches. People pay only to see him. He is a champion who has won hundreds of contests. The Undertaker is one of the highest-earning wrestlers and his annual salary is a whopping amount of around $2 million!
“The Undertaker” is the ring name of the 54 years old wrestler while his real name is Mark William Calaway. He was born on March 24, 1965, in Houston, Texas, USA. The weighs 136 kg almost 300 pounds with a height of 2.08 meters or 6.8 ft.
Calaway began his wrestling career in 1984 with World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW) under the ring name “Texas Red.”He debuted in WrestleMania for the first time where he defeated the wrestler “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka. The Undertaker holds the record of longest undefeated streak in 21 matches and winning all contests at the immortals except two.
He is also an actor with many films having 109 credits on IMDb. Some of his work includes:
- Suburban Commando
- Scooby-Doo! and WWE: Curse of the Speed Demon
- The Flintstones & WWE: Stone Age SmackDown!
- Surf’s Up 2: WaveMania
- Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows
- Many WWE films
Before joining WWF, his stage name was “Mean Mark.”The wrestler signed under WWE in 1990 and is still working under them. He is the second most pay-per-review wrestler in the history of WWE. He has fought in 172 matches under the World Wrestling Entertainment.
His TV presence is demonic that could intimidate even the toughest people. However, in real life, Calaway is a good-hearted man. He treats his fans with respect, and he is a huge animal lover. He donates to charities and loves his children.
The Royal Rumble is a professional wrestling event held every year. The Undertaker won the 20th Royal Rumble in 2007.
His Win/Loss Record Includes
563 won and 193 lost matches while 66 of them ended in a draw.
The Undertaker has won many championships making him a legend.
Mark Calaway’s Ring names
Before choosing “The Undertaker” as his ring name, Calaway had 7 different names before:
- The Undertaker.
- Mark Callous.
- Mean Mark Callous.
- Mean Mark.
- Dice Morgan.
- The Master of Pain.
- The Punisher.
- Texas Red.
The Undertaker Relationship
Mark William Calaway married three women in his entire life. His first wife was Jodi Lynn for one year. He then married Sara Calaway from 2000-2007. Later on, he married his current spouse, Michelle McCool in 2010. Sara and Michelle both are professional wrestlers.
Calaway and Jodi Lynn had a son in 1993. His name is Gunner Vincent Calaway now aged 26. The Undertaker has three children, Gunner being one of them.
The Undertaker seems to have beef on stage with Kane. However, in real life, they are best buddies. They often appear as half-brothers in their different wrestling storylines for dramatic purposes. But they are not related. Together they had a tag team called “The Brothers of Destruction” In WWE. They feuded and made up on and off and won three tag team matches.
Champion Title List
The Undertaker has held 17 championships winning:
- Three times the “World Heavyweight Championship.”
- Four times the “WWF/E Championship.”
- Six times the “WWF World Tag Team Champion.”
- One-time “WCW Tag Team Champion.”
- “WWF Hardcore Champion” One-time
- One-time “USWA Unified World Heavyweight Champion.”
- One-time “WCWA Texas Heavyweight Champion.”
- He is also a 2007 “Rumble Royal” Champion.