What is The Undertaker Height and Weight? The American retired professional wrestler stands tall at 6 feet 10 inches (2.08 m) and weighs 140 kg (309 lbs). Aside from The Undertaker height and weight, we will also look at the biography of the retired professional wrestler, including his age, education, career, net worth, parents, siblings, wife, and children.
The Undertaker, who was born on March 24, 1965, in Houston, Texas, United States, is 58 years old as of 2023. He celebrates his birthday on the 24th of March every year.
He attended Waltrip High School, where he was a member of the basketball and football teams. In 1983, he graduated and began to study on a basketball scholarship at Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas.
He began his studies at Texas Wesleyan University in Fort Worth, Texas, in the year 1985 where he majored in sports management. He also played as a center for the Rams in the 1985-1986 seasons.
Calaway left the university in the year 1986 to pursue the field of sports. He briefly thought of playing professional basketball in Europe but decided to concentrate on professional wrestling.
Considered to be one of the most outstanding professional wrestlers of all time, Calaway has spent the majority of his time wrestling for WWF/E and is most well known for his highly well-respected “Deadman” Undertaker gimmick, which earned him a place in the WWE Hall of Fame in 2022.
Calaway started his career in 1987, using various gimmicks to promote World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW) as well as other affiliate promotions. He joined World Championship Wrestling (WCW) in 1989 for a brief period, then joined the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, which later became WWE) in the year 1990.
Calaway was rebranded as “The Undertaker” once joining the WWF. One of WWE’s most prominent and popular personalities, The Undertaker is famed for his undead, funereal, macabre “Deadman” persona. It was a huge hit in the mainstream and earned the Wrestling Observer Newsletter award for the Best Gimmick a record-setting five years in consecutive years.
The longest-tenured wrestler in the company’s history at 30 years. In the year 2000, Calaway added more to The Undertaker by fleshing out the gimmick by adding an element of a biker identity and a human side, dubbed “The American Badass”. Later, Calaway revived Deadman Undertaker in the year 2004, with residual elements of American Badass Undertaker remaining.
Through the majority of his career, The Undertaker was observed as an important element of WWE’s most prestigious annually held event WrestleMania in which he was praised for The Streak, a sequence of 21 consecutive victories. He’s also famous for his association with his in-storyline half-brother Kane who was a recurring feud and collaborated together as Brothers of Destruction from the year 1997 to 2020.
In his career as a wrestler in the guise of The Undertaker gimmick, Calaway took home The WWF/E Championship four times, the World Heavyweight Championship three times The Hardcore Championship once and the World Tag Team Championship six times. He also took home his first Royal Rumble match in 2007.
Mark William Calaway, better known by the ring name The Undertaker, is one of the richest retired WWE stars with an estimated net worth of $17 million.
Parents and Siblings
Mark William Calaway was born to his father Frank Compton Calaway, who died in July 2003, and his mother Betty Catherine Truby. He has four older brothers named David, Michael, Paul, and Timothy, who passed away in March 2020, at the age of 63.
Wife and Children
Calaway had a first marriage with his spouse, Jodi Lynn, between 1989 and 1999. They had one child, Gunner Vincent Calaway, born in 1993. Calaway got married in the year 2000 to his second wife, Sara Frank.
The year 2001 was the first time she made her first television appearances on the WWE (then called the WWF) in the context of a rivalry that erupted between Calaway and Diamond Dallas Page, in which she was recognized as the wife of Calaway. Together, they have two daughters, Chasey and Gracie Calaway, and divorced in the year 2007.
He got married to the wrestling star Michelle McCool in the year 2010. Their first child was a daughter, named Kaia Faith Calaway, who was born in the year 2012. Additionally, they have a son who was adopted by the family name of Kolt.