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Mark Henry

Mark Henry Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1971
Place of Birth Silsbee, Texas
Age 50 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
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Mark Henry

Mark Jerrold Henry is an American powerlifter, Olympic weightlifter, strongman, and retired professional wrestler, he is a two-time world champion in WWE and currently works for the company as a backstage producer. He is a two-time Olympian and a gold, silver, and bronze medalist at the Pan American Games in 1995. As a powerlifter, he was WDFPF World Champion and a two-time U.S. National Champion as well as an all-time raw world record holder in the squat and deadlift. Currently, he still holds the WDFPF world records in the squat, deadlift and total and the USAPL American record in the deadlift since 1995. He is credited for the biggest raw squat and raw powerlifting total ever performed by a drug tested athlete, regardless of weight class, as well as the greatest raw deadlift by an American citizen. In weightlifting, Henry was a three-time U.S. National Weightlifting Champion, an American Open winner, a two-time U.S. Olympic Festival Champion and a NACAC champion.

Birth name Mark Jerrold Henry
Born June 12, 1971, Silsbee, Texas, U.S.
Residence Austin, Texas, U.S.
Spouse(s) Jana Perry
Children 2
Family Kevin Henry (cousin)
Ring name(s) Mark Henry, Markswoggle
Billed from Silsbee, Texas
Trained by Leo Burke, Tom Prichard
Debut March 11, 1996
Retired October 26, 2017
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About Mark Henry

U.S. National powerlifting champion who won Silver, Gold and Bronze Medals at the Pan American Games in 1995 before joining WWE.

Mark Henry before fame

He qualified for the 1992 and 1996 Olympic Games before turning his focus to professional wrestling.

Achievement of Mark Henry

He broke the WDFPF world records for the squat, the deadlift, and total weight and was a U.S. National Weightlifting Champion in 1993, 1994, and 1996.

Mark Henry family life

He had a son named Jacob and a daughter named Joanna with his wife Jana Henry. His cousin is former Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Kevin Henry.

Associations of Mark Henry

He defeated Randy Orton to win his first World Heavyweight Championship in 2011.

Top Facts You Did Not Know About Mark Henry

  • Weightlifters at the 1995 Pan American Games
  • The Nation of Domination members
  • American powerlifters
  • American strength athletes
  • Professional wrestlers from Texas
  • Olympic weightlifters of the United States
  • American male weightlifters
  • Weightlifters at the 1992 Summer Olympics
  • Weightlifters at the 1996 Summer Olympics
  • Pan American Games medalists in weightlifting

Latest information about Mark Henry updated on June 14 2021.

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