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Stone Cold Steve Austin Biography & Latest News

Stone Cold Steve Austin Biography

Steve Austin better known by his ring name "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, is a television actor, producer, and retired professional wrestler signed to WWE in a Legends deal. After, Austin decided to become a professional wrestler and enrolled at the wrestling school run by Chris Adams. Austin's run in Memphis was part of the merger between World Class and the Continental Wrestling Association out of Memphis, with the combined company known as the United States Wrestling Association. Austin left USWA after its final folding in 1990 and signed with WCW the next year. Austin wrestled for several well-known wrestling promotions such as World Championship Wrestling (WCW), Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and most famously, the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). Described by WWE (formerly the WWF) chairman Vince McMahon as the most profitable wrestler in the company's history. he gained significant mainstream popularity in the WWF during the mid-to-late 1990s as "Stone Cold" Steve Austin, a disrespectful, beer-drinking antihero who routinely defied McMahon, his boss. This defiance was often shown by Austin flipping off McMahon and incapacitating him with the Stone Cold Stunner, his finishing move. McMahon inducted Austin into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2009. Austin held twenty five championships throughout his professional wrestling career, and is a 6-time WWF Champion as well as the fifth Triple Crown Champion. He was also the winner of the 1996 King of the Ring tournament, as well as the 1997, 1998 and 2001 Royal Rumbles. In 2011, Steve Austin returned to WWE to host the reboot of the reality series Tough Enough.  

Stone Cold Steve Austin Latest News & Articles

WWE News: Goldberg talks possible surprise entrants in the Royal Rumble, being mistaken for Steve Austin, his current fitness regime
WWE News: Goldberg talks possible surprise entrants in the Royal Rumble, being mistaken for Steve Austin, his current fitness regime
Goldberg admitted that he had overtrained prior to the Survivor Series and that left him exhausted.
5 best shows on the WWE Network
5 best shows on the WWE Network
The WWE Network deserves all the praise it gets, especially considering the quality of some of the original shows.
WWE News: Stone Cold speaks about his stunner to Donald Trump and how Vince McMahon made it possible
WWE News: Stone Cold speaks about his stunner to Donald Trump and how Vince McMahon made it possible
According to Austin, Trump deserves a lot of credit for agreeing to receive the 'Stunner'.
WWE News: Reason WWE is returning to New Orleans for Wrestlemania 34
WWE News: Reason WWE is returning to New Orleans for Wrestlemania 34
WWE has announced that Wrestlemania 34 will return to New Orleans, Louisiana.
WWE News: Kurt Angle on who should induct him to the WWE Hall of Fame, wanting WWE fans to see his TNA matches
WWE News: Kurt Angle on who should induct him to the WWE Hall of Fame, wanting WWE fans to see his TNA matches
Angle wishes WWE could retrieve the TNA video libraries for him, AJ Styles, Samoa Joe and Bobby Roode.
Why Stone Cold's heel turn at WrestleMania 17 didn't work
Why Stone Cold's heel turn at WrestleMania 17 didn't work
Stone Cold Steve Austin's heel turn never fully got into the next gear.
5 times Vince McMahon got humiliated on national TV
5 times Vince McMahon got humiliated on national TV
Five instances that McMahon would want to forget.
WWE News: The Rock reflects on his WWE career
WWE News: The Rock reflects on his WWE career
The Rock reminisces on the most iconic night in WWE's history.
5 WWE Superstars who could match Austin's Royal Rumble record
5 WWE Superstars who could match Austin's Royal Rumble record
Who could win three Royal Rumbles to match Stone Cold Steve Austin?
WWE News: WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin rules out wrestling return
WWE News: WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin rules out wrestling return
Stone Cold says he's not competing in a WWE ring amidst Shawn Michaels and The Undertaker's comeback rumours.
WWE News: Jim Ross talks about The Rock-Steve Austin Wrestlemania rivalry and more
WWE News: Jim Ross talks about The Rock-Steve Austin Wrestlemania rivalry and more
Ross also commented on The Rock's remarkable rise to fame in Hollywood.
WWE News: Stone Cold talks about working a match at WrestleMania 33
WWE News: Stone Cold talks about working a match at WrestleMania 33
Stone Cold puts all the running speculations about his return to a rest.
WWE News: Steve Austin reveals the true source for his nicknames, finisher and the 'Smoking Skull' belt
WWE News: Steve Austin reveals the true source for his nicknames, finisher and the 'Smoking Skull' belt
Stone Cold credits JR for his nickname.
WWE News: TV show takes shot at Roman Reigns
WWE News: TV show takes shot at Roman Reigns
First wrestling fans, now TV Shows...Roman Reigns just can't catch a break.
WWE News: Steve Austin reveals who gave the 'Stunner' its name, whose idea the 'Smoking Skull' belt was and more
WWE News: Steve Austin reveals who gave the 'Stunner' its name, whose idea the 'Smoking Skull' belt was and more
'The Texas Rattlesnake' also expressed his pleasure over the 'diva' term being dropped by the WWE.
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