A new era of professional wrestling has begun today with new young wrestlers. Stone Cold Steve Austin is one of the legendary wrestlers from the early-90s who contributed a lot to this entertainment sector.
Well, if you are a fan of Stone Cold Steve Austin then you might know how the world of wrestling entertainment has changed today.
It is always heart-warming to talk about the former players and celebrities that made our childhood joyful and entertained.
So, let us being with some quick facts of Stone Cold Steve Austin.
Some Quick Facts of Stone Cold
|Full Name:||Steven James Anderson|
|Birth Date:||December 18, 1964|
|Birth Place:||Austin, Texas, United States|
|Father’s Name:||Ken Williams|
|Mother’s Name:||Beverly Harrison|
|Education:||University of North Texas and |
Wharton County Junior College
|Hair color:||Light Brown|
|Profession:||Wrestler, Actor, Film Producer and TV Producer|
|Active Year:||1989-2003 (Wrestling) 2003-Present (Acting)|
|Height:||6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm|
|Net Worth:||$30 million|
|Social Media:||Instagram and Twitter|
Early Life and Family of Stone Cold
Stone Cold Steve Austin, one of the legendary names in the history of World Wrestling Entertainment was born on December 18, 1964, in a beautiful place in Austin, Texas, United States.
Steve is a proud son of James (Father) and Beverly Harrison (Mother). Besides, he has four siblings with whom he grew up in Austin, Texas.
Unfortunately, his parents got divorced when he was a small kid. His mother then soon tied a knot with Ken Williams in 1968. Steve then adopted his stepfather’s surname and renamed himself, Steve James Williams.
Among his siblings, he has three brothers, Kevin, Jeff, and Scott, while one younger sister, Jennifer. Steve was a strong boy since his early age who spends his childhood in Edna Texas watching wrestling.
Talking about his education, he went to Edna High School where he used to play football. With his excellent football talent, he got a scholarship at Wharton County Junior College.
Steve completed his college graduation from the University of North Texas.
How old is Stone Cold? Age and Body Measurement
Born on 18th of December, 1964, Stone Cold is currently living at his mid-50s i.e., 56 years of age along with his wife.
The Zodiac sign of his legendary wrestler is Sagittarius which represents his personality as open-handed, idealistic looks, and incredible humor.
Well, no doubt as a wrestler, he has a great physique and muscular body. However, Stone Cold has an impressive body height of 6 feet 2 inches i.e., 188cm. Similarly, he weighs around 114kg, i.e., 251 pounds.
Likewise, looking towards his body measurement, this wrestler has a chest size of 42 inches, biceps of 16 inches, and waist of 32 inches.
Stone Cold Steve Austin has a pair of brown eyes and black hair. However, he remains bald most often recently.
Professional Wrestling Career
This muscular wrestler began his professional career with the supervision of Chris Adams in his school of wrestling and finally made his debut in 1990 in World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW).
During his early career, he worked on several wrestling promotions like Continental Wrestling Association (CWA) and United States Wrestling Association (USWA) under the ring name, “Dr. Death” Steve Williams.
World Championship Wrestling
Austin joined WCW in 1991 leaving USWA to achieve more in his wrestling career. Soon after his debut match, he won his first title as, WCW World Television Championship on June 3, 1991, after defeating Bobby Eaton.
Unfortunately, he lost the title to Barry Windham and formed a tag team known as The Hollywood Blonds with Brian Pillman. The Hollywood Blonds then won the WCW World Tag Team Championship and unified NWA.
In June 1995, Stone Cold Steve Austin was fired from the WCW by Vice President Eric Bischoff as he had suffered from a triceps injury while wrestling on a Japanese tour.
Extreme Championship Wrestling
Austin was then hired by Paul Heyman of ECW wrestling promotion and debuted on 18th of September, 1995, at Gangstas Paradise.
Since his reign on ECW, he renamed himself “Stone Cold” to develop its persona. There, he developed his unique finisher, Stone Cold Stunner which used to be called Whipwreck.
However, Stone Cold was in ECW for less than a year with very few matches without a win. Steve then joined WWF in late 1995 to start as a fresh.
World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment
Joining WWF/E was really a rebirth to his career as The Ringmaster who was awarded the Million Dollar Championship by Ted DiBiase, his manager back then.
He had a debut match against Matt Hardy with a big win and early push to the appearance at the Royal Rumble. After few months as The Ringmaster gimmick, he changed his ring name for the last time to “Stone Cold” Steve Austin.
As a Stone Cold, his legendary reign on WWF/E was started with several wins and championship victories. Austin is now considered as one of the legendary professional wrestlers.
Who are Stone Cold’s Wife?
This legendary professional wrestler, Stone Cold married four times to date. Initially, he married his high school girlfriend, Kathryn Burrhus on the 24th of November, 1990.
Well, the high school couple could last only for two years and got their part ways in 1992. Soon after Kathryn, Austin married Jeanie Clarke who was also the former wrestler and partner of Austin.
They have also shared the same ring as Stone Cold and Lady Blossom. Sadly, after seven years of happy marriage, the couple got divorced in 1999.
With his former wife, Jeanie, Austin had two beautiful daughters, Stephanie, and Loren. Now, this wrestler was again married in 2000 for the third time with Debra Marshall who is also a former wrestler.
Well, they last for three years and got separated in 2003. After his third unsuccessful marriage life, he finally found the love of his life, Kristin Austin.
Austin and Kristin married in 2009 and luckily the couple is still united with romantic love. This pair currently resides in Marina Del Ray, California.
How much is the Net Worth of Stone Cold?
This 56 years old professional wrestler has gained fame with his amazing career inside the ring. As of 2021, the total net worth of Stone Cold Steve Austin is around $30 Million.
Steve has a fancy way of living as he owns several cars and has a huge car collection. Some of his favorite lists of four-wheelers are Ranger Rover Ford Bronco, Chevrolet Camaro, Porche Cayenne Turbo, Bushwacker Jeep, Dodge Ramcharger, and so on.
His net worth rises massively after signing with WWF. He earned around $5 Million in his one-year tenure and gathered around $12 million during the tenure from 1999-2003.
Social Media Presence
Twitter: 4.7 Million Followers
Instagram: 5 Million Followers