Dwayne Douglas Johnson,(The Rock) also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor and semi-retired professional wrestler who works for WWE. Johnson was a college football player.Dwayne traveled around a lot with his parents and watched his father perform in the ring. During his high school years, Dwayne began playing football and he soon received a full scholarship from the University of Miami where he had tremendous success as a football player. In 1995, Dwayne suffered a back injury which cost him a place in the NFL. He then signed a 3 year deal with the Canadian League but left after a year to pursue a career in wrestling. He made his wrestling debut in the USWA under the name Flex Kavanah where he won the tag team championship with Brett Sawyer.
In 1996, Dwayne joined the WWE and became Rocky Maivia where he joined a group known as “The Nation of Domination” and turned heel. Rocky eventually took over leadership of the “Nation” and began taking the persona of The Rock. After the “Nation” split, The Rock joined another elite group of wrestlers known as the “Corporation” and began a memorable feud with Steve Austin. Soon the Rock was kicked out of the “Corporation”. He turned face and became known as “The Peoples Champion”. In 2000, the Rock took time off from WWE to film his appearance in The Mummy Returns (2001).
He returned in 2001 during the WCW/ECW invasion where he joined a team of WWE wrestlers at The Scorpion King (2002), a prequel to The Mummy Returns (2001). He is divorced from his first wife Dany Garcia (Garcia). They have a daughter together named Simone Alexandra, born in 2001.
Dwayne Johnson -The Rock- Height Weight Age Affairs Body Stats
Dwayne Douglas Johnson
Nick Name / Ring Name
The Rock, Flex Kavana, Rocky Maivia,
The People’s Champion, The Brahma Bull,
The Great One, The Corporate Champion
Johnson was born on May 2, 1972
Hayward, California, USA
- Richmond Road Primary School in Auckland, New Zealand.
- President William McKinley High School in Honolulu, Hawaii.
- University of Miami in criminology.
Retired professional wrestler, actor
- Father – Rocky Johnson (Professional wrestler)
- Mother – Ata Johnson (née Maivia)
- Siblings – Curtis Bowles (Brother), Wanda Bowles (Sister)
- Others – Peter Maivia (Maternal Grandfather) (Wrestler), Lia Maivia (Maternal Grandmother) (Wrestling’s female professional promoter)
Dwayne’s managers include –
- Vince McMahon
- Shane McMahon
6 ft 5 in or 196 cm
119 kg or 262 pounds
Girlfriend / Spouse
Dwayne dated –
- Dany Garcia (1996-2008)
- Lauren Hashian (2008-Present)
- His signature moves (listed below)
- Eyebrow trademark
The Rocks may have the following measurements –
- Chest – 50 inches
- Waist – 35 inches
- Arms / Biceps – 20 inches
- Legs / Thighs – 31 inches
Dwayne wears a shoe of size 14.
The Dwayne Johnson Rock Foundation
- Beyond the Mat
First TV Show
- That ’70s Show
Incoming search terms:
- Dwayne Johnson Sister Wanda Bowles