Bobby Lashley Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Jun, 2014
Facts of Bobby Lashley
Date of Birth: 1976 , July-16
Age: 42 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 3 Inch
Name Bobby Lashley
Birth Name Franklin Roberto Lashley
Nick Name Blaster Lashley
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Junction City, Kansas
Ethnicity Black Ethnicity
Profession Bodybuilder
Net Worth $1.6 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Bald
Face Color Black
Weight in KG 109 kg
Famous for Mixed martial artist
Girlfriend Kristal Marshall
Married Yes
Married to Kristal Marshall
Children Kyra, Myles
Education Missouri Valley College
Awards TNA Championship series in 2009
Online Presence Facebook,Wikipedia,Twitter
Movies Blood Out
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Franklin Roberto commonly known as Bobby Lashley is a popular mixed martial artist also a trained wrestler and actor. He was born in Fort Bragg in United States on 16 July, 1976. He garnered huge fan following when he won the United States Champion one time and the World Champion two times. He currently works for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. He gained instant popularity and recognition through World Wrestling Entertainment. He is trained in martial arts.

Early life

He completed his education from Missouri Valley College where he actively participated in national college amateur wrestling championships and won it three times. After completing his education he went on to join the United States Army where he could wrestle. He was preparing for the Olympic of 2003 when a mishap occurred while he was working in the bank leading to a knee injury sabotaging his dreams. He joined wresting after that.


He went on to become part of World Wrestling entertainment. He was known as Blaster Lashley when playing for Ohio Valley Wrestling. During the inconsiderate behavior of Bolin services he changed his name to Bobby Lashley. He appeared in four live events in 2005 for RAW and Smack down brands. He made his television WWE debut on 23 September, 2005. He was popular as National Amateur Wrestling Champion, four time All American, two line Armed Forces Champion etc. He defeated many reigning champions on the ring. He had qualified for the Royal Rumble in 2006. He bumped Sylvian but was in turn thrashed by The Big show and Kane. He also competed in the first Wrestlemania which he lost to Rob Van Dam. He signed ECW brand on 14 November, 2006. He became the first African- American to have won the ECW World Championship by thrashing The Big show.  He left WWE and started appearing in independent promotions for World League Wrestling, Fusion Pro Wrestling.

Personal life

Lashley has a degree in Human Service Agency Management. He married his wife Kristal Marshall, an American model and a retired professional wrestler. They have a son named Myles who was born in 2008. Lashley also has a daughter named Kyra who was born in 2005. The couple parted ways in April, 2010. He launched his wiki called The Lashley Network that showcases his official gym, nutrition store and his social networking website. He opened a prolific gym in Denver, Colorado. He also embarked in opening his new mma Management company called as Lashly Management. He takes steroids to maintain his stature.

Awards and achievements

He has made a record by winning ECW World Championship two times and WWE United States Championship one time. He has also won TNA Championship series in 2009 to mention a few.

Other details

His height is 1.88m and weight is 109 kg.