The Miz

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The Miz
The Miz on the March 30, 2015 episode of Raw
Born (1980-10-08) October 8, 1980 (age 42)
Parma, Ohio, USA
Lives inLos Angeles, California, USA
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Mike Mizanin
The Miz[1]
Calgary Kid
Billed height188 cm[1]
Billed fromCleveland, Ohio, USA
Hollywood, California[1]
Trained byUPW staff
Al Snow
Bill DeMott

Michael Greg "Mike" Mizanin (born October 8, 1980), is an American professional wrestler, reality television star, and actor. He currently competes for the WWE, where he wrestles under the ring name The Miz, where he is the current WWE Intercontinental Champion in his seventh reign. Before joining the WWE, The Miz was a cast member on MTV's The Real World: Back to New York and its spinoff series, Real World/Road Rules Challenge.[2] He was also the first runner-up during the fourth season of WWE's Tough Enough.

The Miz is a one-time WWE Champion, seven-time Intercontinental Champion, two-time United States Champion, three-time WWE Tag Team Champion with John Morrison, Big Show, and John Cena, two-time World Tag Team Champion with John Morrison and Big Show, Raw's Mr. Money in the Bank in 2010, two-time Slammy Award winner and the 25th Triple Crown Champion.

Championships[change | change source]

  • Pro Wrestling Illustrated
    • PWI Most Hated Wrestler of the Year (2011)
    • He was ranked #1 of the top 500 singles wrestlers in the "PWI 500" in 2011.
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter
    • Most Improved Wrestler (2008, 2009)
    • Tag Team of the Year (2008)

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "The Miz Bio". World Wrestling Entertainment. Retrieved 2007-12-31.
  2. "'The Miz' goes from 'Real World' to WWE champ". ESPN. Retrieved 2012-10-28.

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