Hulk Hogan Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Hulk Hogan
  • Name: Hulk Hogan
  • Age: 63 years old
  • Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Wrestler
  • Net Worth: US $25 Million
  • Status: Alive

ORIGIN Edit
Hulk Hogan is a professional wrestler, actor and reality television star. He was born Terry Gene Bollea on August 11, 1953 in Augusta, Georgia. His father ‘Pete’ was a construction foreman and his mother ‘Ruth’ was a housewife and dance instructor. Hogan and his family moved to Port Tampa, Florida when he was still a toddler. He attended Robinson High School where he developed an early interest in wrestling. He studied briefly at Hillsborough Community College followed by the University of South Florida. Hogan dropped out of college before completing his degree. He formed the local band ‘Ruckus’ in 1976. He eventually quit the band to pursue a wrestling career.

CAREER
Hogan made his wrestling debut in 1977. His first professional championship was the NWA Southeastern Heavyweight in 1979. Hogan’s stage performance and built caught the attention of WWF owner ‘Vince McMahon’. He was given the opportunity to join the WWF. Hogan competed in the WWF/E, WCW, TNA, Wrestlemania and Starrcade. He won back to back Royal Rumbles for years 1990 and 1991. Hogan has won six WWF/E and six WCW World Heavyweight championships. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2005.

In 1982, Hogan made his movie debut as “Thunderlips” in Sylvester Stallone‘s ‘Rocky III’. He then starred as “Rip Thomas” in the 1989 action film, No Hols Barred. Other film appearance include Suburban Commando, Mr. Nanny, Santa With Muscles and the television series Thunder in Paradise. Hogan launched his own reality show, Hogan Knows Best, in 2005 on VH1. The show ran for four seasons until it was cancelled in 2007.

PERSONAL
Hulk Hogan had a peak height of 6ft 7in. He currently stands at 6ft 3in tall as a result of multiple back, knee and neck surgeries. Hogan has a net worth of $25 million. He setteled a $140 million Gawker verdict for $31 million in November 2016. The lawsuit was over a 2012 sex tape of him and Heather Clem that Gawker obtained and posted on their website. Hogan was married to first wife ‘Linda Claridge’ from 1983-2009. They had two children, Brooke and Nick Bollea. He married ‘Jennifer McDaniel’ in 2010.

Hulk Hogan Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Hulk Hogan Age, Birthday, Married

  • Birth Name: Terry Gene Bollea
  • Birthday: August 11, 1953
  • How Old : Age: 63 years old
  • Place of Birth: Augusta, Georgia, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo
  • How Tall : Height: 6ft 3in (191 cm)
  • Occupation: Wrestler, Actor, Reality Star
  • Years Active: 1977–2015 (Wrestler), 1982-present (Actor)
  • Net Worth : Salary: US $25 Million
  • Marriage(s): Linda Claridge, Jennifer McDaniel
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive
  • Official Site: hulkhogan.com

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