The Undertaker is a well-known professional wrestler from America who is currently signed to the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and has won several championships in his career. The Undertaker has got 21 undefeated victories at the WrestleMania. Together with Kane, they are known as ‘The Brothers of Destruction’. He started his career in 1984 by joining the WCCW. Let’s find out how much is The Undertaker’s net worth in 2018.
Mark William Calaway better known as “The Undertaker” was born on March 24, 1965, in Houston, Texas to his parents Betty Catherine Truby and Frank Compton Calaway.
He went to Waltrip High School and used to play basketball and football. He has attended Angelina College and Texas Wesleyan University but dropped out to have a career in sports.
In 1989, Mark Calaway got married to Jodi Lynn. They have a son named Gunner Vincent born in 1993. The couple divorced in 1999. In July 2000, he got married to Sara. They are the parents of the girls Chasey and Gracie. They divorced in 2007. In June 2010, Calaway got married to former professional wrestler Michelle McCool. In 2012, they welcomed their first child named Kaia Faith Calaway.
In 1984, Mark Calaway made his debut in WCCW (World Class Championship Wrestling) as Texas Red. He then became a part of the United States Wrestling Association. In 1989, he became the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Champion by defeating Jerry Lawler.
He then appeared as “Mean Mark” Callous in WCW (World Championship Wrestling). He has briefly wrestled for New Japan Pro-Wrestling.
In November 1990, he debuted as ‘Kane the Undertaker’ in the WWE (then WWF). At WrestleMania VII, Calaway made his WrestleMania debut and defeated “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka. Following that, he had a victory against Hulk Hogan and became the WWF Champion. The Undertaker is known for his feud with Yokozuna in the early 1990s.
At WrestleMania 13, he defeated Sycho Sid to win his second WWE Championship. In 2000, he teamed up with his on-screen brother Kane and were called “The Brothers of Destruction”. At the 2002 WWE Judgment Day, he defeated Hulk Hogan to win the WWE Undisputed Championship.
A WrestleMania XXX, Undertaker lost his first match against Brock Lesnar. He has also lost to Roman Reigns in WrestleMania 33 in 2017. This became his second defeat in WrestleMania.
Awards & Achievements
The Undertaker has won the WWE Slammy Awards 12 times in his career. He has won the WWE Championship four times and is a three-time World Heavyweight Champion. In 2000, he won the Eyegore Award. In 2015, he was named as the Comeback of the Year by Pro Wrestling Illustrated. He was ranked at No. 2 in the 2002 PWI 500 singles wrestlers list. He has won several other championships.
Net Worth of The Undertaker
The Undertaker has an estimated net worth of more than $20 million. He makes his fortune from his regular salary which he currently gets from the WWE. Part of his wealth also comes from appearing in films and television shows. He has also appeared in a number of video games. He has a winning record of 21-1 in WrestleMania. He has been active as a professional wrestler for over three decades. The Undertaker has a collection of bikes and cars.
The Undertaker is considered one of the most popular wrestlers in the world. He has held several records in the WWE and has feuded with several great players. The Undertaker has defeated players like Triple H, Shawn Michaels, Batista, Randy Orton, Kane, Hulk Kohan, Mankind, Yokozuna, and The Big Show. He has been referred to as “the greatest sportsman in the world” by The Telegraph’s Tom Fordy. He has also been called the greatest professional wrestler of all time.