Kurt Angle

American professional wrestler and 1996 Olympic gold medalist

Kurt Steven Angle (born December 9, 1968), is a retired American professional wrestler signed to WWE, where he is a backstage producer.

Kurt Angle
Kurt Angle
Born (1968-12-09) December 9, 1968 (age 51)
Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Kurt Angle
Billed height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)[1]
Billed fromPittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Trained byDave Schultz
Dory Funk, Jr.
Tom Prichard[2]
Debut1999[2]

In 2006 he signed a contract to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling where he is a former TNA World Champion. His TNA contract expired in September 2014.

Angle won a gold medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics, winning with a broken neck. He is the only Olympic gold medalist in professional wrestling history. He wrestled for the WWE and WWF from 1998 to 2006 .

Angle returned to WWE on April 3, 2017, as the general manager of Raw. He wrestled on occasions.

Angle retired in April 7, 2019.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Kurt Angle". WWE. Retrieved November 8, 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Kurt Angle profile". Online World of Wrestling. Retrieved 2009-10-28.

Other websitesEdit

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