Big Show

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Paul Wight
Ring name(s) The Big Show[1]
The Giant[1]
Paul Wight
Paul "The Great" Wight
Billed height 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)[2]
Billed weight 425 lb (193 kg)[2]
Born February 8, 1972 (1972-02-08) (age 42)[1]
Aiken, South Carolina[3]
Resides Tampa, Florida[1]
Trained by Larry Sharpe[1]
Debut July 16, 1995

Paul Donald Wight Jr (born February 8, 1972), better known by his ring name, (The) Big Show, is an American professional wrestler and actor, currently signed to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), wrestling on its Raw brand.

He is also known for his career in World Championship Wrestling (WCW), where he wrestled as The Giant from June 1995 to December 1998. He is the first man in the history of wrestling to win the WWE Championship, WCW World Heavyweight Championship and the ECW World Championship, even though his ECW Title win was after the company became a WWE property. Kane is the second wrestler.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Big Show Profile". Online World Of Wrestling. http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/profiles/b/big-show.html. Retrieved 2008-04-27.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "The Big Show's bio on WWE.com". World Wrestling Entertainment. http://www.wwe.com/superstars/bigshow. Retrieved 2012-03-04.
  3. "Big Show's IMDB profile". IMDB. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0927833/bio. Retrieved 2009-06-15.

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