Today the wrestler we are going to talk about is none other than Stone Cold, whose real name is Steven James Anderson, or you can just call him Steve Austin. If you are an avid fan of wrestler and you did not know this, then are you even a real wrestling fanatic?
Don’t worry as in this article we will make sure that you know everything you need to about this champion. Before that, let’s take a close look at him through some quick facts;
Quick Facts About Stone Cold
|Full Name||Steve Austin|
|Birth Date||December 18, 1964|
|Birth Place||Austin, Texas, United States|
|Nick Name||Stone Cold Steve Austin|
|Education||University of North Texas, Edna High School|
|Father’s Name||Ken Williams|
|Mother’s Name||Beverly Harrison|
|Siblings||Jamie, Jennifer, Kevin, Jeff, Scott|
|Age||55 years old|
|Height||6 Feet 2 Inches|
|Spouse||Kristin Feres (m. 2009) Kathryn Burrhus (m. 1990–92) Jeanie Clarke (m. 1992–99) Debra Marshall (m. 2000–03)|
|Profession||Wrestler, Actor, Producer, & Television Host|
|Net Worth||$45 Million|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter|
Stone Cold: Parents, Childhood, and Education
This legendary wrestler was born in Austin, Texas, the United States of America. When he was a just a year old, Austin’s mother, Beverly Anderson and father, James decided to divorce. Later his mother migrated to Edna, Texas, and soon in 1968, tied a knot with Ken Williams.
After that, young Steve adopted his stepfather’s surname and legally changed his name to Steven James Williams. He is blessed to have four siblings altogether.
Among them, Stone has three brothers Scott, Kevin, Jeff, and one younger sister, Jennifer. Cold is one year older than his brother Kevin.
Most of the childhood of this powerful wrestler was spent in Edna, Texas. He enrolled in Edna High School and was keen on playing football a lot.
Being a great player, he was able to get a scholarship at Wharton County Junior College and later graduated from the University of North Texas.
How Old Is Stone Cold?- Age, Height, and Body Measurement
This hulk was born on the 18th of December, 1964, in Texas. In 2020 he is 55 years old and falls under the sun sign of Sagittarius. This stunning wrestler stands tall at a towering height of 6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm.
Likewise, his weight is estimated to be 252 pounds, which translates to 114 kg. Talking about his body, Cold’s chest size is 42 inches, biceps of 16 inches and a waist size of 32 inches.
His fair skin tone tends to look fabulous in black leather apparel. Stone has black hair and a pair of brown eyes. Moreover, this WWE champion belongs to American nationality and comes from a mixed ethnicity.
This bulky wrestler trained under the supervision of “Gentleman” Chris Adams. After that he debuted in the wrestling world in 1990 in Texas as part of USWA. Within a year, Cold moved on to WCW and soon won the WCW Television Championship under the name Steve Austin.
In the match, this multitalented persona got an elbow injury and got fired from WCW. However, ECW hired him and crafted a voice that led him to the superstardom in WWE.
Stone joined WWE in 1996, January as Ted DiBiase‘s “Million Dollar Champion.” Debuting as “The Ringmaster.” There he defeated Savio Vega in forgettable WrestleMania contest. That is also the time this wrestler named him as “Stone Cold.”
What does the 3/16 mean for Stone Cold?
Despite being a powerhouse in the WWE, there are certain moments that even Stone Cold has meaning. Same is the case with 3/16. For him “Austin 3:16′ says I just whopped your ass” was prophetic. Not to mention, the phrase became a defining moment for his career as well.
To go briefly in them, Stone came up with the phrase to insult his opponent Jake Roberts and his priest gimmick. It was during the post-match interview.
Who Is Stone Cold’s Wife? Does He Have Any Kid?
This heavyweight champion has married not once, not twice but four times. He first dropped down the anchor with high school love Kathryn Burrhus in 1990. Despite being together for a couple of years, they decided to part ways in 1992.
Without any dilemma, he married beautiful Jeanie Clarke the same year. Like Cold, Clarke is also a wrestler and goes with the ring name of Lady Blossom. The duo happily completed seven years of their marriage and divorced in 1999.
With Jeanie, Cold has two daughters Stephanie (born in 1991) and Loren (born in 1994). Surprisingly he adopted her third child Cassidy who was born in 1996 from her second wife and her former husband, Chris Adams.
For the third time, this handsome tied a knot with Debra Marshall, who was a former wrestler in 2000. They were happily married for three years only and parted their ways in 2003.
In addition to this, the 55 years old wrestler often gets involves in several controversies and domestic violence.
Who is Stone Cold Steve Austin’s current Wife?
After being in 3 romantic marital relationships, in 2009, Stone walked down the aisle with beautiful Kristin Austin. This time the relation is going as smooth as butter without any rumors of divorce or separation.
This handsome disclosed that Kristin is the one who brought a lot of positivity in her life and is happy to be with her. This lovey-dovey couple attends several red carpet show together.
In 2020, the pair is residing blissfully in Marina Del Rey, California.
What Is The Net Worth of Stone Cold?- Salary and Cars
This 55 years old WWE wrestler has garnered a lot of fans from his fight on the ring. In 2020, Stone has an estimated net worth of $45 million, and it will increase it any time soon.
Furthermore, Stone has won 3 Royal Rumbles and is also the titleholder of the 1996 King of the Ring in his lifetime.
In 1991, when Cold signed with WCW, he made $75,000 per annum. Soon in 1994, his salary increased upto $275,000. After that, he worked for WWF.
One year spent in WWF, helped this talented wrestler to gather up $5 million. During Stone’s tenure from 1999-2003, he garnered $5million to $12 million as a salary.
Sources suggest that this American wrestler shirt was worth $20 each in the market way back in 1999. And later, it made WWE’s $500 million merchandise sale of the year.
This brilliant persona loves cars, and with so much money in his bank account, he has a bunch of collection of cars.
For the time being, Stone owns Ranger Rover Ford Bronco, Bushwacker Jeep, Chevrolet Camaro, Dodge Ramcharger, Porche Cayenne Turbo, Corvette Z06, Merceded- Benz SL55, Buick Century Wagon to name few.
Social Media Presence
Instagram: 4.7 million followers
Twitter: 4.6 million followers