The Undertaker Biography: Age, Height, Facts, Achievements, Controversy & Net Worth

The Undertaker Biography

Mark William Calaway, popularly known by his ring name all over the world as The Undertaker, is an American professional wrestler, currently working for World Wrestling Entertainment on both Raw and SmackDown brands. The Undertaker has been recognized as one of the greatest in-ring legends witnessed in WWE history. From the time of his debut in wrestling in 1984 till 2019, he has delivered WWE Universe some iconic wrestling matches of all time.

Calaway has completed his 25 years of wrestling in 2015, and in that time he feuded with several wrestling greats like Shawn Michaels, Hulk Hogan, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Triple H and many more. Calaway, who was born in Houston, Texas, on March 24, 1965, has held 17 championships around his waist in which he is a four-time WWF/E Champion, a three-time World Heavyweight Champion, a six-time WWF World Tag Team Champion, a one-time WWF Hardcore Champion, and a one-time WCW Tag Team Champion (during the Invasion angle), one-time USWA Unified World Heavyweight Champion and a one-time WCWA Texas Heavyweight Champion.

Graduated in the year 1984 from  Waltrip High School, Calaway, as a sports lover, played as a member of football and basketball teams. He was also involved in playing basketball for the Rams in the 1985–1986 season as a centre.

The Undertaker Biography

The Undertaker Early Life

Mark William Calaway was born on March 24, 1965, in  Houston, Texas. Calaway persuaded his academics from  Waltrip High School and later studied at  Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas on a basketball scholarship.

WWE The Undertaker Personal Life

Mark William Calaway resides in  Austin, Texas, U.S. He is born to Frank Compton Calaway, died in 2003 and Betty Catherine Truby. He has four older brothers named David, Michael, Paul and Timothy. He married his first wife between 1989 and 1999 with whom they had a son. He then married to Sara, who is also a professional wrestler. The couple had two daughters together before divorcing in 2007. In 2010, he tied a knot with another WWE female wrestler  Michelle McCool and together had their first kid in 2012. Calaway is a fan of boxing and mixed martial arts.


WWE The Undertaker Professional Life

Mark William Calaway started his professional wrestling career in 1984 with ‘World Class Championship Wrestling’ (WCCW) with a ring name Texas Red. He later joined World Championship Wrestling in 1989 under the ring name Mean Mark. In 1990, he made his official debut at World Wrestling Federation (WWF) as Kane the Undertaker. He feuded with several wrestling stars of that time including Hulk Hogan, Macho Man Randy Savage and The Ultimate Warrior.

At ‘Survivor Series’ in 1991, he defeated Hogan with the help of Ric Flair to win his first ‘WWF Championship,’ and thus became the youngest ‘WWF’ champion. He never looked back and bagged several championships around his waist including World Heavyweight Championship (3 times), WWF/WWE Championship (4 times),  WWF Hardcore Championship (1 time) and WWF World Tag Team Championship (6 times)  with Stone Cold Steve Austin (1), Big Show (2), The Rock (1) and Kane (2). He is also WCW Tag Team Champion with Kane.

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In 2007, The Undertaker won his first Royal Rumble by eliminating Shawn Michaels. WWE Universe went into shock when The Undertaker’s undefeated Wrestlemania streak came to an end at Wrestlemania 30 after he was pinned by Brock Lesnar. The Undertaker feuded with several iconic legends for championships that include Triple H, Edge, Batista, Shawn Michaels, Kane, The Great Khali and so on.

The Undertaker missed his first ‘WrestleMania’ match at the ‘WrestleMania 35’ in April 2019, but returned to ‘Super ShowDown’ and defeated Goldberg. He also teamed up with Kane as Brothers of Destruction against Triple H and Michaels as DX in a losing effort at Crown Jewel. Apart from being a phenomenal wrestler, The Undertaker also appeared in some films, including the 1991 film ‘Suburban Commando’ and the 1999 film ‘Beyond the Mat.’ He appeared in the television show ‘Poltergeist: The Legacy’ as the ‘Soul Chaser Demon’ in 1999.

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  • The comeback of the Year (2015)
  • Feud of the Year (1991) vs. The Ultimate Warrior
  • Feud of the Year (2015) vs. Brock Lesnar
  • Match of the Year (1998) vs. Mankind in a Hell in a Cell match at King of the Ring
  • Match of the Year (2009) vs. Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania 25
  • Match of the Year (2010) vs. Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania 26
  • Match of the Year (2012) vs. Triple H in a Hell in a Cell match at WrestleMania 28
  • Worst Match of the Year (2018) with Kane vs. Triple H and Shawn Michaels at Crown Jewel
  • Ranked No. 2 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the PWI 500 in 2002
  • Ranked No. 21 of the top 500 singles wrestlers of the “PWI Years” in 2003
  • Slammy Award (12 times)

The Undertaker Achievements

  • Undertaker is a one-time USWA Unified World Heavyweight Champion
  • Undertaker is a one-time WCWA Texas Heavyweight Champion
  • Undertaker is a one-time WCW Tag Team Champion with Kane
  • Undertaker is a three-time World Heavyweight Champion
  • Undertaker is a four-time WWF/WWE Champion
  • Undertaker is a one-time WWF Hardcore Champion
  • Undertaker is a six-time WWF World Tag Team Champion with Stone Cold Steve Austin (1), Big Show (2), The Rock (1) and Kane (2),
  • Undertaker won Royal Rumble 2007

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Physical Measurements

The Undertaker Height: 208 cm, In Feet Inches 6’8″

The Undertaker Weight: 140 kg = 309 lbs

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Hair Color: Black

WWE The Undertaker Personal Information

Full Name: Mark William Calaway
Age: 54 years
Date of Birth:
Hometown:  March 24, 1965
Zodiac: Aries
Religion: American


School: Waltrip High School, Angelina College and Texas Wesleyan University


Favourite Celebrities

Favourite wrestler: Shawn Michaels and Ric Flair
Favourite actor: Robert De Nero
Favourite actress: Angelina Jolie
Hobbies: Wrestling, gymming, boxing, watching football
Favourite Food: Steak
Dream Holiday Destination: Unknown
Favourite Color: Black

Net Worth

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Аѕ оf Јunе 2020, Тhе Undеrtаkеr hаѕ аn еѕtіmаtеd nеt wоrth оf mоrе thаn $20 mіllіоn. Не mаkеѕ hіѕ fоrtunе frоm hіѕ rеgulаr ѕаlаrу, whісh hе сurrеntlу gеtѕ frоm WWЕ. Раrt оf hіѕ wеаlth аlѕо соmеѕ frоm арреаrіng іn fіlmѕ аnd tеlеvіѕіоn ѕhоwѕ. Не hаѕ аlѕо арреаrеd іn а numbеr оf vіdео gаmеѕ. Не hаѕ а wіnnіng rесоrd оf 21-1 іn WrеѕtlеМаnіа. Не hаѕ bееn асtіvе аѕ а рrоfеѕѕіоnаl wrеѕtlеr fоr оvеr thrее dесаdеѕ. Тhе Undеrtаkеr hаѕ а соllесtіоn оf bіkеѕ аnd саrѕ.

Undеrtаkеr іѕ соnѕіdеrеd оnе оf thе mоѕt рорulаr wrеѕtlеrѕ іn thе wоrld. Не hаѕ hеld ѕеvеrаl rесоrdѕ іn thе WWЕ аnd hаѕ fеudеd wіth ѕеvеrаl grеаt рlауеrѕ. Тhе Undеrtаkеr hаѕ dеfеаtеd рlауеrѕ lіkе Тrірlе Н, Ѕhаwn Місhаеlѕ, Ваtіѕtа, Rаndу Оrtоn, Каnе, Нulk Коhаn, Маnkіnd, Yоkоzunа, аnd Тhе Віg Ѕhоw. Не hаѕ bееn rеfеrrеd tо аѕ “thе grеаtеѕt ѕроrtѕmаn іn thе wоrld” bу Тhе Теlеgrарh’ѕ Тоm Fоrdу. Не hаѕ аlѕо bееn саllеd thе grеаtеѕt рrоfеѕѕіоnаl wrеѕtlеr оf аll tіmе.


The Undertaker got into several controversies including crucifixion segment with Stone Cold, Big Boss Man hanging, Not putting young talents in the race, The Satanic Virgin Sacrifice and Killing Muhammad Haasan.

Social Media Profiles

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