The Undertaker

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The Undertaker
Ring name(s) (The) Undertaker
Cain The Undertaker[1]
The Punisher[2]
"Mean" Mark Callous[1]
Texas Red[1]
The Commando
Master of Pain[source?]
Height 6 ft 9.25 in (2.06 m)
Weight 295 lb (134 kg)
Billed height 6 ft. 10 in. (208 cm)[3]
Billed weight 295 lb. (130 kg)[3]
Born March 24, 1965 (1965-03-24) (age 49)
Houston, Texas
Resides Austin, Texas
Billed from Death Valley (1990-1999, 2004-present)
Houston, Texas (1984-1990, 2000-2003)
Trained by Don Jardine[1]
Debut 1984

Mark William Calaway (born March 24, 1965 in Houston, Texas) is an American professional wrestler. He is most well known by the name The Undertaker. He is currently working for World Wrestling Entertainment, where he is a former three-time World Heavyweight Champion and four-time WWE Champion. He made his debut with Dallas, Texas based World Class Championship Wrestling. In 1988 he joined USWA. He began working for the WWE at the Survivor Series pay-per-view in 1990 on Ted DiBiase's team. His team won the match, though The Undertaker was eliminated by count-out. Calaway did not lose a match that entire year. He also won the WWF Championship. Soon after, he lost his first match against Hulk Hogan for the championship.

Calaway has won each of the matches he has had at WrestleMania and has a record of 21-0. He has beaten some of the best wrestlers, for example Triple H, Batista and Randy Orton. He is famous for "Hell in a Cell" matches against Shawn Michaels and Mick Foley. Calaway still wrestles today.

He is the only wrestler that performed on the very first episode of WWF Monday Night RAW that is still part of the company.

References[change | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Wrestler Profiles: The Undertaker". Online World of Wrestling. http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/profiles/u/undertaker.html. Retrieved 2007-12-09.
  2. Stone Cold Steve Austin. The Stone Cold Truth (p.72)
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Undertaker's Profile". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/superstars/smackdown/undertaker/bio/. Retrieved 2007-12-10.