Vince McMahon Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Feb, 2018
Facts of Vince McMahon
Date of Birth: 1945 , August-22
Age: 73 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 6 Feet 2 Inch
Name Vince McMahon
Birth Name Vincent Kennedy McMahon
Nick Name Genetic Jackhammer
Father Vince McMahon Sr.
Mother Vicky Askew
Nationality American
Birth Place/City North Carolina
Ethnicity white
Profession former commentator
Working For WWF Raw
Net Worth US$1.24 billion
Eye Color Brown – Dark
Hair Color Grey
Weight in KG 112 kg
Married Yes
Married to Linda McMahon
Children Shane McMahon and Stephan McMahon
Education East Carolina University
Awards Guinness World Records – Oldest WWE Champion
Movies The Jetsons & WWE: Robo-WrestleMania!
Siblings Rod
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Synopsis

Vincent Kennedy McMahon, an American actor/ film producer, is the current CEO and Chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). He is a retired professional wrestler and Sportscaster. He has appeared in various WWE shows including Raw and Smackdown. 

Early life and Education

Vince was born on 24th August 1945 in Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States. He was brought up in in North Carolina and spent most of his childhood with his mother. 

Vincent James McMahon is his biological father who left the family while Vince was a kid. He attended Fishburne Military School, located in Waynesboro, Virginia.

He completed graduation in 1964. Vincent James holds an American nationality and belongs to  White-American ethnicity group. 

Career

Vincent McMahon made his debut in the ring for the WWF’s All-Star Wrestling in 1969. He became the prominent force in his father’s company through the 1970s. Over the next decade, he assisted his father in tripling TV syndication.

Vincent McMahon along with his wife purchased the Cape Cod Coliseum and also the Cape Cod Buccaneers of Atlantic Coast Hockey League in 1979. The venture led them to join International Association of Arena Managers.

McMahon officially founded Titan Sports on 21st February 1980. In the year 1990, he founded a bodybuilding organization named World Bodybuilding Federation.

At the age of 60, Vincent was featured on the cover of the Muscle and Fitness magazine. Once again at the age of 69, he was featured on the cover of the magazine.

Vincent McMahon is the current CEO and chairperson of the WWE. He has been serving in the position since the 1980s after his father retired from his position.

Net worth and Wealth

Vincent McMahon owns $12 million penthouses in Manhattan. He owns $40 million mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut. He also owns a 47-foot sports yacht which named Sexy Bitch. He has a  Bentley Continental GT Super sports car ($300K-$500K). 

In 2017, he earned $5,860,000 from WWE. Forbes noted Vincent’s current net worth is $1.53 billion. In 2014, his net worth was $1.2 billion. In 2016, he sold 2 million WWE shares on $40,000,000. 

Charity

Vincent McMahon along with his wife Linda have donated to a number of Republican Party causes. They have also donated $1 million to the federal candidates and political action committees like in 2014. They have also donated $5 million to the Donald Trump’s charity the Donald J. Trump Foundation.

The couple has donated over $8 million to the Fishburne Military School, East Carolina University and Sacred Heart University in 2008.

They paid $2.5 million for the construction of a tennis facility in the Ebensburg. The McMahons have also supported Special Olympic in the year 1986 by developing the interest through their friendship with NBC producer Susan Saint James and Dick Ebersol.

Personal life 

Vincent McMahon is a married man. He is married to an American professional wrestling magnate and a politician named Linda McMahon. The couple first met in a church when Vincent was 16 and when Linda was 13 and dated throughout their high school.

The couple is married for 51 years since August 1966. They attended East Carolina University together after their marriage. The couple has two children Shane and Stephanie. They have six grandchildren from his two children. 

There are also rumors that Vince has cheated his wife many times. He was in a relationship with other WWE stars Trish Stratus, Mae Young, Candice Michelle, Torrie Wilson etc. He is a good friend of Donald Trump.  

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