Ronnie Aaron Killings, who is best known for his ring name R Truth, is the most entertaining American professional wrestler. Truth is also better known for actor and rapper who is currently signed to WWE as a Raw member. R-Truth is also a current WWE 24/7 Champion who holds the 24/7 title record of 24 times.
|Full Name||Ronnie Aaron Killings|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
|Date of Birth||January 19, 1972|
|Marital Status||Married with Pamela Killings|
|Birthplace||Williamsburg, South Carolina, United States|
|Profession||Wrestler, Actor, and rapper|
|Height||6 ft and 2 inches (188 cm)|
|Weight||220 lbs (100 kg)|
|Signature Move||Truth Axe|
|Online Presence||2.4 M on Facebook, 929 K on Instagram and 1.7 M on Twitter|
Early Life and Childhood
Born on January 19, 1972, in Williamsburg, South Carolina, Truth was raised in Charlotte, North Carolina, who makes his living through selling drugs like cocaine on the street. From early life, Truth began generating interest in hip hop and breakdancing that he even performs on the WWE stage.
Even after his high school graduation, he continued to sell drugs, which led him arrested for times. After the incident, he was interviewed by Lilian Garcia, where he ended his lifestyle of selling drugs.
Age, Height, Weight, and Net Worth of R Truth
Evergreen happy R-Truth is now 47 years of age with a great personality with an average height of 6 feet and 2 inches. He possesses a bodyweight of 100 Kg, which is 220 pounds. With an outstanding wrestling career and as an actor, Truth holds an estimated total Net Worth of $2 Million.
Killings was influenced and encouraged to start and engage in wrestling by Jackie Crockett of National Wrestling Alliance, who now is a senior cameraman for World Championship Wrestling.
Killings had his first professional debut match in Pro Wrestling Federation (PWF) in 1997. There he trained with Manny Fernandez for three years and made another debut in NWA Wildside and was awarded in Television Championship.
World Wrestling Federation (WWF)
With an urge of Rick Michaels, Killings requested a developmental contract with WWF sending a promotional videotape. He was then appointed for two years under the ring name K-Kwik. Killings won a battle royal match to claim the vacant Southern Heavyweight Championship title in Robinsonville, Mississippi.
Truth then was promoted to the chief roaster, where he made a debut on an episode of Raw is War attacking William Regal on the on-going match against Road Dogg. K-Kwik and Road Dogg became long-lasting tag team partners who also took part in a four-way tag team match for the Tag Team Championship but could not win the title.
K-Kwik then got separated from Road Dogg and started competing single. He defeated Raven for the Hardcore Championship and lost against Crash Holly.
Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
R-Truth after his contract over at WWF, he signed with Nashville Tennessee based TNA in June 2002. He immediately started to harass NASCAR drivers Sterling Marlin and Hermie Sadler. He participated in Gauntlet for Gold match but got eliminated; Killings was begun to be referred to as “The Truth” and defeated Ken Shamrock for NWA World Heavyweight Championship. Truth achieved the first-ever African-American NWA World Heavyweight Champion in history.
Truth officially signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in 2008. He won his SmackDown debut against Kenny Dykstra. R-Truth, Festus, and Montel Vontavious Porter was elected to voting where Truth won with 59% of the vote to wrestle against United States Champion Shelton Benjamin but lost the match and shot of winning the title.
Instead of United States’ title, he won the Slammy Award for the Best Musical performance on December 8, 2008. Truth also got qualified for the Elimination Chamber match for World Heavyweight Championship, where CM Punk eliminated him. Truth teamed up with Finlay, Matt Hardy, and Hart Dynasty to defeat JTG, Eric Escobar, Dolph Ziggler, and Drew Mclntyre.
R-Truth had a big feud with Ted DiBiase, which ended after wining against DiBiase at Over the Limit on May 23. He then defeated The Miz to win United States Championship title.
Personal Life of R Truth
R-Truth is a married man who was married to his girlfriend Pamela Killings on April 7, 2011. The beautiful couple has four children that reside in Indian Trail, North Carolina, United States. He is a great wrestler as well as a rock star and movie celebrity who was a member of Head of States, The Wrestler, Break Dance Revolution, and Blood Brother.
Memphis Championship Wrestling
- MCW Southern Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
CyberSpace Wrestling Federation
- CSWF Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
- NWA Wildside Television Championship (1 time)
Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
- NWA World Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
- R-Truth won twice the NWA World Tag Team Championship with B.G James and Konnan
- R-Truth won TNA World Tag Team Championship with Adam Jones
Pro Wrestling Illustrated
- R-Truth won Tag Team of the Year (2012) with Kofi Kingston
- He was successfully Ranked No. 18 of the top 500 wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2004
World Wrestling Entertainment/Federation/WWE
- WWE 24/7 Championship (24 times, current)
- World Wrestling Entertainment Tag Team Championship with Kofi Kingston
- R-Truth won twice the WWE United States Championship
- He won twice the WWF Hardcore Championship
- R-Truth won Mixed Match Challenge with Carmella
- Slammy Award (2 times)
-Best Musical Performance (2008)
-LOL Moment of the Year (2015)
- Wrestling Observer Newsletter
-Worst Worked Match of the year (2006) Reverse Battle Royal on Impact
Social Media Presence of R Truth
Facebook: 2.4 Million Followers
Instagram: 929 K Followers
Twitter: 1.7 Million Followers