Rey Mysterio – Bio, Age, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth

Oscar Gutierrez is a Professional Wrestler from America who is currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), and we know him as Rey Mysterio. He wears a unique face mask during the match, which is an ideal recognition of Rey Mysterio.

He is a member of the Raw brand, which is considered as the greatest cruiserweight wrestler in professional wrestling history. Rey Mysterio had won several titles in his career that made him one of the legends on professional wrestling. He is former WWE Champion, World Heavyweight Championship, United States Champion, and many more.


Full Name  Oscar Gutierrez
Net Worth  $8.5 Million
Date of Birth  December 11, 1974
Marital Status  Married with Angie Gutierrez
Birthplace  Chula Vista, California, United States
Ethnicity  White
Profession  Professional Wrestler, Voice acting
Nationality  American
Height  5 ft and 6 inches (168 cm)
Weight  175 lbs (79 kg)
Residence  Mexico
Horoscope  Sagittarius
Wrestling Organization  WWE
Signature Move  “The 619.”
Nickname  The Super Duper Kid, The Ultimate Underdog, The Giant   Killer, The Biggest Little Man, The Master of the 619
Online Presence   3.2 Million on Instagram, 2.4 Million on Twitter and 13 Million on Facebook
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Early Life and Childhood

Born on December 11, 1974, Rey Mysterio spent his childhood in Chula Vista, California, United States. Mysterio has an uncle who was also a professional wrestler as well as a trainer. Rey Mysterio grew up and began his wrestling career from Mexico. He started to wrestle since the age of 14, whom he used to train with Rey Misterio Sr, his uncle.

Age, Height, Weight, and Net Worth of Rey Mysterio

Very talented WWE superstar Rey Mysterio has reached 45 years of age and continuing to wrestling in WWE. Small heighten wrestler has a body height of 5 feet and 6 inches and holds the total body weight of 79 kg, i.e., 175 pounds. The total estimated net worth of Rey Mysterio is $8.5 Million.


Rey Mysterio began his wrestling career since 1989 when he was 14 years old. His first professional debut match was on April 30, 1989. During that time, his ring names were La Lagartija Verde and Colibri. He was awarded the Most Improved Wrestler in Mexico.

World Championship Wrestling

Mysterio went to WCW wrestling, where his first match was at The Great American Bash against Dean Malenko for the WCW Cruiserweight Championship. He, unfortunately, he loses the game and championship title on his debut match. After some time, he became the number one contender for Cruiserweight title defeating Psicosis. On the championship match, he was successful in becoming WCW Cruiserweight Champion.

World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE)

Rey Mysterio joined WWE in 2002 and made professional WWE debut on July 25 on the episode of SmackDown. He fought against Chavo Guerrero and won his debut match. He then started to feud with Kurt Angle and lost to him submitting to the ankle lock. Mysterio and Edge teamed up for the tournament of WWE Tag Team Championship. They unluckily lose the match at the final round against Kurt Angle and Chris Benoit.

After a couple of weeks, they defeated Kurt Angle and Chris Benoit to win their first Tag Team Championship title but soon lost it to Los Guerreros. Mysterio got the chance to win WWE Cruiserweight Championship against Matt Hardy but lost the match due to the interference of Shannon Moore. Mysterio then defeated Shannon Moore and Crash Holly to win his first Cruiserweight Championship on WWE.

World Heavyweight Champion

Rey Mysterio participated in the 2006 Royal Rumble match, which he won lasting for 62 minutes and holding the Royal Rumble Record. He became number one contender for World Heavyweight Championship against Randy Orton and Kurt Angle, making it a Triple Threat Match at WrestleMania 22. Mysterio somehow was successful in pinning Orton and becoming the new World Heavyweight Champion.

He successfully defended the World Heavyweight Championship title against Randy Orton and Kurt Angle in the following weeks.

Personal Life of  Rey Mysterio

Rey Mysterio is married to Angie and has two children Dominic his son, and a daughter. His best friend and wrestler, Eddie Guerrero, passed away, and he made the initials EG tattoo to dedicate his friendship. His family member has many wrestlers, i.e., his son Dominic, uncle Rey Misterio Sr and cousins El Hijo de Rey Misterio.

Major Accomplishments of Rey Mysterio

Rey Mysterio Championship

Catch Wrestling Europe

  • CWE World Grand Prix (2017)

Cauliflower Alley Club

  • Lucha Libre Award (2020)

The Crash

  • Rey won The Crash Heavyweight Championship for a single time

Hollywood Heavyweight Wrestling

  • Rey Mysterio won HHW Light Heavyweight Championship for a single time

Lucha Underground

  • Mysterio won Lucha Underground Trios Championship with Dragon Azteca Jr. and Prince Puma

Pro Wrestling Illustrated

  • Rey Mysterio was successfully Ranked No. 4 of the top 500 best singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 1999
  • He was again Ranked No. 56 of the top 500 singles wrestlers of the “PWI Years” in 2003

World Championship Wrestling

  • WCW Cruiserweight Championship (5 times)
  • Rey Mysterio won WCW Cruiserweight Tag Team Championship with Billy Kidman
  • World Championship Wrestling World Tag Team Championship (3 times) – with Billy Kidman (1), Konnan(1) and Juventud Guerrera (1)

World Wrestling Association

  • Rey won thrice the WWA Lightweight Championship
  • He also won WWE Tag Team Championship
  • World Wrestling Association Welterweight Championship (3 times)

World Wrestling Council

  • WWC World Junior Heavyweight Championship ( 1 time)

World Wrestling Entertainment / WWE

  • WWE Championship (1 time)
  • Rey Mysterio won twice the World Heavyweight Championship
  • He won four times the WWE Tag Team Championship
  • Rey won twice the WWE United States Championship
  • Royal Rumble (2006)
  • WWE Cruiserweight Championship (3 times)
  • Twenty-first Triple Crown Champion
  • WWE Intercontinental Championship (2 times)
  • Twenty-first Grand Slam Champion

Wrestling Observer Newsletter

  • Best Flying Wrestler (1995-1997, 2002-2004)
  • Best Wrestling Maneuver (1995)
  • Match of the year (2002)
  • Most Outstanding Wrestlers (1996)
  • Rey Mysterio was 1992 Rookie of the year
  • Rey Mysterio and Kane had the worst Feud of the year in 2008
  • He was announced as the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame in 2010

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Social Media Presence of  Rey Mysterio

Facebook:  13 Million Followers

Instagram:  3.2 Million Followers

Twitter: 2.4 Million Followers



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