The Top 100 Wrestlers

by jwoehr | created - 26 May 2011 | updated - 25 Aug 2011 | Public

I'm not a Cena "you can't see me zombie", so you won't see him high on my list.

1. Ric Flair

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Richard Morgan Fliehr isn't what you'd expect from a professional wrestler. A medical student at Minnesota University (his father was a doctor, his mother an actress), Flair dropped out college to train for the mat wars under legendary former AWA World champ Verne Gagne. He made his professional ...

2. Hulk Hogan

Actor | No Holds Barred

One of the greatest, most popular, most hated and charismatic wrestlers of all time, Hulk Hogan is one of the men who helped parlay the circus-like world of professional wrestling from cult following into the forefront of American entertainment. What many people who know about Hogan don't know is ...

3. Bret Hart

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Bret Hart is one of Canada's most successful wrestlers. He is also recognized as one of the worlds best wrestlers ever. Hart comes from the legendary Hart Family of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He owns a junior hockey team named after him and has his own column in the Calgary Sun. Bret has held the ...

4. Randy Savage

Actor | Spider-Man

One of the most colorful wrestlers in and out of the ring, Randy "Macho Man" Savage became a larger-than-life pop icon along with other wrestling superstars, such as "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Hulk Hogan, Jimmy Snuka (aka "Superfly Jimmy Snuka"), Jesse Ventura and Dwayne Johnson (aka "The Rock").

When ...

5. Steve Borden

Actor | Ready to Rumble

He has held the WCW World Title 10 times, and has been the US, Tag, TV, and the US tag champ. He has been the only wrestler to stay in WCW since the late 1980s and he had reconstructive knee surgery in 1991. Steve aka Sting was also the only wrestler from WCW who never worked for WWE until 2014 ...

6. Mark Calaway

Actor | Suburban Commando

Born on March 24, 1965. Best known as "The Undertaker" from World Wrestling Entertainment. He first came to the WWF in 1990 as Ted DiBiase's mystery partner at The Survivor Series (1990). At first, he was a heel, but later turned face, around WrestleMania VIII (1992). He has held the WWF World ...

7. Steve Austin

Actor | The Condemned

'Stone Cold' Steve Austin was born in Victoria, Texas, as Steven James Anderson, on December 18, 1964, the youngest of five children. His mother, Beverly Jane (Harrison), remarried to Kenneth Williams, and he took his stepfather's surname. He played football at the North Texas State University. He ...

8. Dwayne Johnson

Actor | Moana

Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known as The Rock, was born on May 2, 1972 in Hayward, California, to Ata Johnson (born Feagaimaleata Fitisemanu Maivia) and Canadian-born professional wrestler Rocky Johnson (born Wayde Douglas Bowles). His father is black (of Black Nova Scotian descent), and his ...

9. Curt Hennig

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Curt Hennig was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as the son of one of wrestlings all time legends - Larry Hennig - Aka Larry The Ax Hennig. Curtbegan training to follow in his fathers footsteps when he was just 12 years old. Starting off in the AWA - Curt began his career as a tag team wrestler. He...

10. Rick Rude

Self | WrestleMania V

The wrestler who would eventually become known as Ravishing Rick Rude was born Richard Erwin Rood on December 7th, 1958. He spent his childhood in Robinsdale, Minnesota, and had an early childhood friendship with future pro wrestler Curt Hennig. Rood broke into the business after a stint as a ...

11. Paul Levesque

Actor | Blade: Trinity

Paul Levesque, otherwise known as Triple H, has established himself on the big scene in Blade: Trinity (2004) opposite Wesley Snipes. Levesque has already made an impression with his guest roles on The Bernie Mac Show (2001), The Drew Carey Show (1995), Grown Ups (1999), and MADtv (1995).

Triple H ...

12. Jim Hellwig

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Standing out than the rest, Ultimate Warrior became one of the most popular wrestlers in the WWE (back then in the WWF). During his run from the 1980s-90s, Warrior became known for high high energy when running down to the ring with his music hits, shaking the ropes during his entrance, his ...

13. Randy Orton

Actor | That's What I Am

Randal Keith "Randy" Orton (born April 1, 1980) is an American professional wrestler and actor best known to sports entertainment audiences for his career signed with WWE. Orton was born in Knoxville, Tennessee, to Bob Orton, Jr. and his wife Elaine. He is the grandson of Bob Orton, Sr. and the ...

14. Adam Copeland

Actor | Haven

Adam Copeland is an actor and retired professional wrestler, who wrestled as Edge in the WWE He starred as one of the leads in the fifth season of the popular television series Haven on Syfy. He also starred as a recurring character on the History Channel series Vikings. Canadian-born, Copeland's ...

15. Nick Bockwinkel

Actor | Hawaii Five-O

The son of a professional wrestler (Warren Bockwinkel), it was only natural for Nick Bockwinkel to follow in his father's profession. Bockwinkel wrestled for several years in various regions, but gained his greatest fame in the now-defunct American Wrestling Association (AWA). He and tag-team ...

16. Eddie Guerrero

Actor | WCW Thunder

One of the great Hispanic wrestlers, Eddie Guerrero grew up part of the famous wrestling family: The Guerreros. His father Gory Guerrero became a star in the U.S., an icon in Texas and a legend in Mexico. Eddie's brothers, Hector, Amadno and Chavo, Sr. also became wrestlers. Both Hector and Amando ...

17. Chris Benoit

Actor | WCW Thunder

Chris Benoit is a legend in his hometown of Edmonton, Alberta, though we Wrestled all over the world and was a super star in The United States. Benoit held the WCW Tag Team title and Television title. He was considered for a role in X-Men as the Wolverine (one of his nick names). His life ended in ...

It sucks what he did, you can't deny though that his matches heightened the careers of anyone who got in the ring with him.

18. Chris Jericho

Actor | MacGruber

American-born, Canadian-raised professional wrestler, rock singer, actor and author. Debuted in 1990 in Calgary after training in the Hart Family Dungeon. He competed for Stampede Wrestling, for the Canadian National Wrestling Alliance (no connection to the National Wrestling Alliance) and West ...

19. Kurt Angle

Actor | Warrior

Kurt Steven Angle was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He is a 1996 Olympic Gold Medal winner in the 220lbs weight category. First ever wrestler to hold the WCW and WWF World Championships during the same calendar year, and has held WWF, Intercontinental, European and Hardcore championships ...

20. Brock Lesnar

Self | WrestleMania

Brock Lesnar was born on July 12, 1977 in Webster, South Dakota, USA as Brock Edward Lesnar. He is an actor, known for WrestleMania XIX (2003), Summerslam (2002) and WWE Unforgiven (2002). He has been married to Rena Mero since May 6, 2006. They have two children named, Turk & Duke. Lesnar also has...

21. Jerry Lawler

Actor | Man on the Moon

Jerry Lawler was born on November 29, 1949 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Jerry O'Neil Lawler. He is an actor and producer, known for Man on the Moon (1999), WWE '13 (2012) and CWA Wrestling (1977).

22. Mick Foley

Self | Mick Foley's Greatest Hits & Misses: A Life in Wrestling

Michael Francis Foley was born on June 7th, 1965, in Long Island, New York. Nicknamed Mick by his father, a lifelong Yankees and Mickey Mantle fan, he attended college in upstate New York, he hitchiked to New York City to see a wrestling match between Jimmy Snuka (Jimmy Snuka) and Don Muraco that ...

23. Rey Mysterio

Actor | Lucha Underground

Was a professional wrestler for WCW although he made his wrestling debut in Mexico. Dropped out of school to become pro wrestler in Mexico but there were points during his career where he'd do homework in the lockerroom. Debuted as a wrestler and won his debut match. Nephew of wrestler Rey Misterio...

Rey Mysterio

24. Leon White

Actor | Fist of the North Star

Leon White was born on May 14, 1955 in Lynwood, California, USA as Leon Allen White. He is an actor, known for Fist of the North Star (1995), WCW World Championship Wrestling (1985) and Baywatch (1989). He was previously married to Grace Connelly.

25. Bruno Sammartino

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Bruno Sammartino was born on October 6, 1935 in Pizzoferrato, Abruzzo, Italy as Bruno Laopardo Franceso Sammartino. He is an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), Spectrum Wrestling (1977) and WWE Smackdown! (1999). He has been married to Carol since September 12, 1959. They have ...

26. Richard Blood

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Retired American professional wrestler of Japanese descent as Ricky Steamboat. He trained under Verne Gagne, and first made his name in the old Mid-Atlantic territory in the Carolinas. He had many legendary matches and feuds with Ric Flair, culminating in their epic "Holy Trilogy" of matches at WCW...

Ricky Steamboat

27. Sid Eudy

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Sid Eudy was born on December 16, 1960 in West Memphis, Arkansas, USA as Sidney Ray Eudy. He is an actor, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), Eastern Championship Wrestling (1993) and WCW Worldwide Wrestling (1975). He has been married to Sabrina Paige since December 30, 1983. They have two children.

28. Owen Hart

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Owen Hart was one of twelve children from a legendary Canadian wrestling family. His brother Bret is also one of the most well known wrestlers of all time. Owen was one of the best wrestlers in the business and his major accomplishments include being the 1994 King of the Ring, former ...

29. Arn Anderson

Actor | WCW Thunder

Arn Anderson was born on September 20, 1958 in Rome, Georgia, USA as Martin Anthony Lunde. He is an actor and producer, known for WCW Thunder (1998), Spectrum Wrestling (1977) and Saturday Night's Main Event (1985). He has been married to Erin D. Lunde since 1984. They have two children.

30. Tully Blanchard

Actor | WWF: Demolition - Witness the Power

The son of former AWA President, Blanchard got started in the wrestling business at age 10, selling peanuts at the arenas and putting up flyers. Eventually he became apart of the ring crew, helping set up for matches. In high school, he played football. He attended West Texas State University where...

31. Ted DiBiase

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

The son of a professional wrestler, Ted DiBiase had started his pro wrestling career as a fan favorite, but soon "changed sides" and became a heel throughout the rest of his career. DiBiase entered the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) in the late 1980s where he gained most of his fame as "The ...

32. Allen Jones

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

A.J. Styles first started making waves in the pro wrestling world feuding with Air Paris in the small NWA Wildside organization. At the time, the now defunct WCW group was using NWA Wildside as a developmental territory. Noticing the potential in both Styles and Paris, WCW top-brass brought them ...

AJ Styles

33. Bill Goldberg

Actor | The Longest Yard

Bill Goldberg was born on December 27, 1966 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as William Scott Goldberg. He is an actor and producer, known for The Longest Yard (2005), Universal Soldier: The Return (1999) and Santa's Slay (2005). He has been married to Wanda Ferraton since April 10, 2005. They have one ...

34. John Cena

Actor | Trainwreck

John Felix Anthony Cena, better known as WWE superstar John Cena, was born on April 23, 1977 in West Newbury, Massachusetts, to Carol (Lupien) and John Cena. He is of Italian (father) and French-Canadian and English (mother) descent, and is the grandson of baseball player Tony Lupien. When he was ...

Really, I'm being too kind!

35. Rob Van Dam

Self | W.W.E. 24

He was trained by the Original Sheik, Ed Farhat, who was one of pro-wrestling's classic and greatest bad guys. Even though their styles are quite different (Sheik being a wild hardcore-style brawler, known for throwing fire, cutting his opponent's forehead's up with foreign objects like a pencil, ...

36. Keiji Mutô

Actor | All Japan Pro Wrestling 2002 Real World Tag League Gaora TV Special

Keiji Mutô was born on December 23, 1962 in Yamanashi, Japan. He is an actor and director, known for All Japan Pro Wrestling 2002 Real World Tag League Gaora TV Special (2002), ROH: Final Battle 2003 (2004) and WCW Thunder (1998).

37. Antonio Inoki

Actor | Acacia

Japan's Antonio Inoki is a "living" legend in Asia. The greatest wrestler ever to step in the ring in Asia, he just may be the greatest wrestler of all times. One of the first great wrestlers to compete in "real" fights. Inoki has some of the most impressive fight stats in mat history. His ...

38. Jake Roberts

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Jake Roberts was born on May 30, 1955 in Gainesville, Texas, USA as Aurelian Smith Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and WCW World Championship Wrestling (1985).

39. Terry Funk

Actor | Road House

Funk has strong wrestling bloodlines. His dad, Dory Funk Sr., was a well-known grappler from the 1940s to the 1970s, and his brother, Dory Funk Jr., wrestled from 1963 until the early 90s, and won the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) world heavyweight championship in 1969. Funk, himself, became ...

40. Terry Brunk

Actor | ECW Hardcore TV

He is the nephew of the Original Sheik, (Ed Farhat), one of the most notorious classic pro-wrestling heels (villians). Sabu is probably best known for his high-flying and higher-risk taking style.


41. Scott Bigelow

Actor | Major Payne

Scott Bigelow was born on September 1, 1961 in Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA as Scott Charles Bigelow. He was an actor, known for Major Payne (1995), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW World Championship Wrestling (1985). He was married to Dana Fisher. He died on January 19, 2007 in Hudson, Florida, ...

42. Glenn Jacobs

Actor | See No Evil

Glenn Jacobs was born on April 26, 1967 in Torrejón de Ardoz, Madrid, Spain as Glenn Thomas Jacobs. He is known for his work on See No Evil (2006), The Last of the Mohicans (1992) and MacGruber (2010). He has been married to Crystal Maurisa Goins since August 23, 1995. They have two children.

43. Paul Wight

Actor | The Waterboy

Paul also played college basketball at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville from 1992 to 1993, and was a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division II Cougars basketball team. Paul is a member of the Xi Beta Chapter of Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity at Southern ...

44. Kensuke Sasaki

Actor | Single Mothers

Kensuke Sasaki was born on August 4, 1966 in Fukuoka, Japan. He is an actor, known for Single Mothers (2012), WCW Japan Supershow III (1993) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Akira Hokuto since October 1, 1995. They have two children.

45. Masahiro Chôno

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Masahiro Chôno was born on September 17, 1963 in Mitaka City, Tokyo, Japan. He is an actor, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), Collision in Korea (1995) and Clash of the Champions (1997). He has been married to Martina Carls since December 28, 1991. They have one child.

46. Scott Steiner

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

Scott Steiner has been a mainstay in professional wrestling for over 15 years. When he started out in the business, he was a singles wrestler, wrestling in some smaller federations before coming to the NWA (WCW) to team with his older brother, Rick. It was at this time that Steiner became world ...

47. Dallas Page

Actor | The Devil's Rejects

A star collegiate basketball player, Diamond Dallas Page entered the nightclub business in the 1970s, becoming one of South Florida's top club owners and promoters. He began training to become an in-ring performer at the age of 35, the oldest rookie in Pro Wrestling history. "DDP" captivated ...

49. Mike Alfonso

Actor | ECW Hardcore TV

Mike Alfonso was born on January 24, 1965 in Tampa, Florida, USA as Michael Lee Alfonso. He was an actor, known for Eastern Championship Wrestling (1993), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He was married to Delisa Bowers. He died on February 17, 2007 in Tampa.

Mike Awesome

50. Wayne Farris

Actor | Midnight Massacre

Wayne Farris was born on January 24, 1953 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Roy Wayne Farris. He is an actor, known for Midnight Massacre (2016), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and Saturday Night's Main Event (1985). He has been married to Tammy P. Farris since 1984. They have two children. He was ...

Honky Tonk Man

51. C.M. Punk

Actor | WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History

Born in 1978, Phil Brooks had a hard life growing up on the streets where he was confronted by drugs and alcohol. Instead of giving into them, he turned away from them and decided to join the Straight Edge movement of being Alcohol, Drug and Cigarette free. In his teen years, Brooks become a highly...

CM Punk, would be way higher than Cena but this is a continuation of a list I started awhile ago and I only remembered to add Punk in the end.

52. Jack Swauger

Transportation_department | Tombstone

53. Mike 'The Miz' Mizanin

Actor | The Campaign

Michael "The Miz" Mizanin was born in Cleveland, OH on October 8th, 1980 to Barbara and George Mizanin. He graduated with honors from Normandy High School before attending Miami University of Ohio (where he was a member of the Theta Chi Fraternity).

While in college, he auditioned for The Real World...

54. Joe Seanoa

Actor | ROH: Final Battle 2003

Joe Seanoa was born on March 17, 1979 in Orange County, California, USA. He is an actor, known for ROH: Final Battle 2003 (2004), WWE NXT (2010) and ROH World Champion: The Best of Samoa Joe (2004). He has been married to Jessica Seanoa since July 27, 2007.

Samoa Joe

55. Ken Anderson

Actor | Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia

Ken Anderson was born on March 6, 1976 in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, USA. He is an actor, known for Behind Enemy Lines: Colombia (2009), TNA Impact! Wrestling (2004) and The World's Greatest Wrestling Managers (2006). He has been married to Shawn Trebnick since January 9, 2008.

56. Jeff Hardy

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Jeff Hardy was born on August 31, 1977 in Cameron, North Carolina, USA as Jeffrey Nero Hardy. He is an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WWE Superstars (2009) and WWE Sunday Night Heat (1998). He has been married to Beth Britt since March 9, 2011. They have two children.

57. Shane Douglas

Actor | Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies

Shane Douglas was born on November 21, 1964 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA as Troy Allan Martin. He is an actor and director, known for Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies (2014), Extreme Rising (2012) and WCW Worldwide Wrestling (1975). He has been married to Carla Reeves since August 13, 1999. They have ...

58. Dean Malenko

Actor | WCW Thunder

Retired American professional wrestler best known for his work for ECW and WCW during the 1990s. He is the son of the late wrestling legend Boris Malenko. He debuted in Florida in 1979 and proceeded to work all over the world, particularly in Japan. He teamed with his brother Joe for years. He also...

59. Bryan Danielson

Actor | WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History

Bryan Danielson was born on May 22, 1981 in Aberdeen, Washington, USA. He is an actor, known for WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History (2011), WWE Raw (1993) and Journey to WrestleMania: Daniel Bryan (2014). He has been married to Brie Bella since April 11, 2014. They have one child.

Daniel Bryan

60. Darren Matthews

Actor | WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History

Darren Matthews was born on May 10, 1968 in Staffordshire, England as Darren Kenneth Matthews. He is an actor, known for WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History (2011), Breaking Ground (2015) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Christina since November 8, 1986. They have ...

61. Davey Boy Smith

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Davey Boy Smith was born on November 27, 1962 in Manchester, England as David Boy Smith. He was an actor, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), WCW World Championship Wrestling (1985) and WCW Thunder (1998). He was married to Diana Hart. He died on May 18, 2002 in Invermere, British Columbia, Canada.

63. Kevin Nash

Actor | Magic Mike

Kevin Nash is one of the most well-known personalities in the wrestling business and has established himself not only in the realm of sports, but in the entertainment world, as well.

Kevin grew up in Detroit, Michigan with dreams of playing on a professional basketball team. He played basketball for...

64. Scott Hall

Actor | TNA Impact! Wrestling

Scott Hall was born into a military family on October 20, 1958. Due to the army life he grew up a traveller and spent his high school years at the All American High in Munich, Germany. When his family returned to the States he attended St Mary's College in Maryland where he graduated with a degree ...

65. Sean Waltman

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Broke into wrestling in the Global Wrestling Federation, known then as The Lightning Kid. He is also a member of the elite group of wrestlers known as the Clique. The group which consists of Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Triple H, Justin Credible, and Shawn Michaels are best friends in and out of the ...

66. Jerry Lynn

Actor | Extreme Rising

Jerry Lynn was born on June 12, 1963 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Jeremy Lynn. He is an actor, known for Extreme Rising (2012), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and ECW November to Remember 1998 (1998).

67. Bob Backlund

Actor | Spectrum Wrestling

Bob Backlund was born on August 14, 1950 in Princeton, Minnesota, USA as Robert Lee Backlund. He is an actor, known for Spectrum Wrestling (1977), WWF All-Star Wrestling (1972) and WWF Superstars (1986). He has been married to Corrine Gentzkow since October 31, 1974. They have one child.

68. Shelton Benjamin

Actor | Sunday Night Heat

Shelton Benjamin was born in Orangeburg, South Carolina on July 9, 1976. A powerful athelete from an early age, Shelton was the South Carolina state heavyweight champion in high school wrestling in both his junior and senior years at Orangeburg-Wilkinson High School. In addition to his wrestling ...

69. Eddie Fatu

Actor | WXW Rage TV

Born on March 28th, 1973, Eddie Fatu, more widely known as WWE Wrestling Superstar "Umaga" came from a long line of Samoans wrestlers with a rich history.

Also known as "The Samoan Bulldozer," the 6' 4", 350-lb. wrestler earned a reputation for executing moves with more ease than one might expect ...


70. André the Giant

Actor | The Princess Bride

André René Roussimoff was born in a small farming community in Grenoble, France to Boris and Marian Rouismoff. His parents and four siblings were all of normal size, but André suffered from acromegaly, a hormonal disorder that results when the pituitary gland produces excess growth hormone. As the ...

71. Brian Pillman

Actor | WWF Superstars of Wrestling

Brian Pillman makes the list of a long line of tragic deaths in wrestling. He had endured 36 throat operations as a child. Pillman played football in the NFL for the Cincinnati Bengals in 1984 and in the CFL for the Calgary Stampeders. It was in Calgary where he met Owen Hart (who also died at a ...

72. Jimmy Snuka

Actor | ECW Hardcore TV

Jimmy Snuka is a classic example of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) (formerly known as World Wrestling Federation (WWF)) bad guy who became a baby-face (a good guy) without trying. Originally a "heel", he came into the WWE under the guidance of heel manager Capt. Lou Albano. After receiving...

73. Jushin Liger

Actor | NJPW Dominion

Jushin Liger was born on November 10, 1964 in Hiroshima, Japan as Keiichi Yamada. He is an actor, known for NJPW Dominion (2017), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and Stampede Wrestling (1957).

74. Rick Steiner

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

Rick Steiner was born on March 9, 1961 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Robert Lee Rechsteiner. He is an actor, known for WCW Worldwide Wrestling (1975), House of Hardcore 2 (2013) and WrestleMania IX (1993). He is married to Jayme McKenzie.

75. Mike Hegstrand

Actor | AWA All-Star Wrestling

Mike Hegstrand was born on January 26, 1957 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Michael James Hegstrand. He was an actor, known for AWA All-Star Wrestling (1960), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and Eastern Championship Wrestling (1993). He was married to Dale Watts and Judy Pendzimas. He died on October 19, ...

76. Joe Laurinaitis

Actor | AWA All-Star Wrestling

Joe Laurinaitis was born on September 12, 1960 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor, known for AWA All-Star Wrestling (1960), WCW Worldwide Wrestling (1975) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He is married to Julia Laurinaitis. They have two children.

77. Bobby Eaton

Actor | WCW Thunder

Bobby Eaton was born on August 14, 1958 in Huntsville, Alabama, USA as Bobby Lee Eaton. He is an actor, known for WCW Thunder (1998), CWA Wrestling (1977) and Clash of the Champions XI: Coastal Crush (1990). He is married to Donna Dundee. They have three children.

78. Yoshihiro Asai

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

In 2002, Asai underwent arm surgery which allowed him to return to wrestling. He signed with WWE in 2003 fulfilling two life long goals of wrestling at Madison Square Garden and WrestleMania. His contract expired in 2004 which he left on good terms. Asai now works for CMLL in Mexico City and also ...

79. Luis Ignacio Urive Alvirde

Actor | WWE Saturday Morning Slam

Luis Ignacio Urive Alvirde was born on December 22, 1982 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Luis Ignascio Urive Alvirde. He is an actor, known for WWE Saturday Morning Slam (2012), WWE Main Event (2012) and Clash Time (2011).

80. Jay Reso

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Jay Reso was born on November 30, 1973 in Kitchener, Ontario, Canada as William Jason Reso. He is known for his work on WWE Raw (1993), WWE Smackdown! (1999) and The Edge and Christian Show That Totally Reeks of Awesomeness (2016). He has been married to Denise Hartmann since May 25, 2001. They ...


81. Shawn Michaels

Actor | Avengers of Justice: Farce Wars

Began his career in Texas. Trained by the legendary Jose Lothario, Shawn Michaels wrestled in Kansas, where he met fellow wrestler, Marty Jannetty. A year later, after sending tapes of his matches to the major wrestling companies at the time, he was contacted by the AWA, who proposed that he team ...

Should be way higher but forgot him lol.

82. Christopher Daniels

Actor | NJPW-USA Toukon Fighting Spirit

Christopher Daniels is a professional wrestler who has competed all over the globe. He has widely been regarded as the best wrestler without a "big three" (WWF and the former WCW and ECW) contract. He has appeared on the WWF's Jakked/Metal program many times as an Indy wrestler. Daniels made one ...

83. Bobby Roode

Actor | Against All Odds

Bobby Roode was born on January 1, 1977 in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada as Robert Roode. He is an actor, known for Against All Odds (2011), Final Resolution (2009) and Bound for Glory (2009).

84. Jeff Jarrett

Actor | Spring Breakers

Jeff Jarrett was trained in the USWA which was run by his father. He wrestled for his father's promotion throughout the 80's before hitting the big time in the early 90's. Jarrett had his first major run in the WWF - winning the Intercontinental Title 6 times before joining WCW. His career sky ...

85. John Layfield

Actor | The JBL and Cole Show

John Layfield was born on November 29, 1966 in Sweetwater, Texas, USA as John Charles Layfield. He is an actor, known for The JBL Show (2012), WWE Saturday Night's Main Event (2006) and WWE Royal Rumble (2016). He has been married to Meredith Whitney since February 11, 2005. He was previously ...

86. Ron Simmons

Actor | WWF War Zone

Ron Simmons was born on May 15, 1958 in Perry, Georgia, USA. He is an actor, known for WWF War Zone (1998), WWF Superstars (1986) and WWF Shotgun Saturday Night (1997). He has been married to Michelle Golden since October 22, 1987. They have four children.

87. Mark Henry

Actor | MacGruber

Mark Henry was born on June 12, 1971 in Silsbee, Texas, USA as Mark Jerrold Henry. He is an actor, known for MacGruber (2010), Incarnate (2016) and WWE Main Event (2012). He has been married to Jana Perry since April 24, 2005. They have two children.

88. Tommy Dreamer

Actor | House of Hardcore

Tommy Dreamer was born on February 14, 1971 in Yonkers, New York, USA as Thomas Laughlin. He is an actor and director, known for House of Hardcore (2012), ROH: All Star Extravaganza (2002) and WWE Sunday Night Heat (1998). He has been married to Trisa Hayes since October 12, 2002. They have two ...

Tommy Dreamer

89. Mark LoMonaco

Actor | ECW Hardcore TV

Mark LoMonaco (born July 14, 1971) is an American professional wrestler best known for his career in such famous professional wrestling companies a in WWE, as ring name Bubba Ray Dudley, Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW), as Buh Buh Ray Dudley and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) as Brother ...

Bully Ray

90. Chris Parks

Actor | TNA Impact! Wrestling

Chris Parks was born on October 4, 1973 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Chris J. Parks. He is an actor, known for TNA Impact! Wrestling (2004), TNA Wrestling: Phenomenal - The Best of AJ Styles (2004) and 1PW: First Anniversary (2007). He has been married to Amber since August 11, 2006....

91. Ray Traylor

Actor | Saturday Night's Main Event

Ray Traylor was born on May 2, 1963 in Marietta, Georgia, USA as Ray Washington Traylor Jr. He was an actor, known for Saturday Night's Main Event (1985), WCW World Championship Wrestling (1985) and WWF Superstars (1986). He was married to Angela Easterwood. He died on September 22, 2004 in Dallas,...

92. James Ware

Actor | Saturday Night's Main Event

This colorful, high-flying wrestler was a mainstay in the WWF from 1986 to 1993. He appeared at many of the WWF's major Pay-Per-View events during this time frame, such as Wrestlemania, Summerslam, Survivor Series, and Royal Rumble. He was mainly used as a jobber - a wrestler who rarely wins and is...

Coco Beware

93. King Kong Bundy

Actor | Moving

King Kong Bundy was riding a win streak of 300 consecutive victories when he challenged Terry "Hulk" Hogan to the World Wrestling Federation World's Heavyweight Championship. Budy's streak was snapped when Hogan defeated him in a wild brawl.

94. Paul Orndorff

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Paul Orndorff was born on October 29, 1949 in Brandon, Florida, USA as Paul Parlette Orndorff Jr. He is an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), UWF Fury Hour (1990) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Michelle Lee Johnson since July 31, 1999. He was previously married...

95. Roddy Piper

Actor | They Live

Roddy Piper was born Roderick George Toombs on April 17, 1954 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. He was a pro wrestler from 1973-1987 in the NWA, Pacific Northwest, California. He was a longtime mainstay in the WWF, and was one of the biggest "bad guys" in the WWF during the early '80s, before ...

96. Mike Rotunda

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Brother-in-law of former tag team partner Barry Windham. Teamed with Barry in the WWF to win the Tag Team Titles, first from Dick Murdoch and Adrian Adonis, and later from Nikolai Volkoff and the Iron Sheik. They finally lost their titles to Brutus Beefcake and Greg Valentine. Later on, Rotunda won...

97. Barry Windham

Actor | The Wrestlers: Land of a Thousand Dances

Barry Windham was born on July 4, 1960 in Sweetwater, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for The Wrestlers: Land of a Thousand Dances (1985), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and WrestleMania 13 (1997). He was previously married to Kebra Hart.

98. Booker Huffman

Actor | WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History

Booker Huffman was born on March 1, 1965 in Houston, Texas, USA as Booker Tio Huffman Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for WWE: OMG! - The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History (2011), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW Worldwide Wrestling (1975). He has been married to Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman since...

99. John Hennigan

Actor | Hercules Reborn

John Hennigan was born on October 3, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, USA as John Randall Hennigan. He is an actor and producer, known for Hercules Reborn (2014), Boone: The Bounty Hunter (2017) and Strange Nature (2018).

John Morrison, I think anyway

100. Dusty Rhodes

Actor | Pro Wrestling USA

"The American Dream" has been one of the most popular and colorful professional wrestlers in history. Rhodes began wrestling in the 1960s and gained a reputation as a fast-talking, hard-rocking wrestler. He teamed early in his career with fellow Texan, the late Dick Murdoch, and, for more than 20 ...