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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

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10 amazing backstage WWE photos - Part 4
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5 times the WWE got the main event of Wrestlemania right
Enough of the negative, here's some positive. A look back throughout the years at when Wrestlemanias had the perfect main event.
WWE Rumors: Stone Cold Podcast possibly discontinued by the WWE
WWE Rumors: Stone Cold Podcast possibly discontinued by the WWE
Stone Cold deemed too "real" for the WWE.
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5 pro-wrestling matches that can rival Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather
These bouts could match the hype of the inevitable McGregor vs Mayweather fight.
An HONEST look back at WrestleMania 32, unlike the WWE 24 documentary
An HONEST look back at WrestleMania 32, unlike the WWE 24 documentary
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5 injuries that made WWE Superstars miss WrestleMania
5 injuries that made WWE Superstars miss WrestleMania
Who has had to miss the WWE's biggest show do to injuries?
WWE News: Steve Austin reveals his thoughts on Roman Reigns entering at #30 in the Royal Rumble match
WWE News: Steve Austin reveals his thoughts on Roman Reigns entering at #30 in the Royal Rumble match
Reigns is next speculated to take on The Undertaker at WrestleMania 33.
WWE News: Stone Cold Steve Austin not impressed with Kevin Owens' Stunner in Royal Rumble
WWE News: Stone Cold Steve Austin not impressed with Kevin Owens' Stunner in Royal Rumble
The Texas Rattlesnake has some tough words for Kevin Owens.
WWE News: Steve Austin on why Royal Rumble needs veteran star power
WWE News: Steve Austin on why Royal Rumble needs veteran star power
The reason why Goldberg, Brock Lesnar, and the Undertaker are in the Royal Rumble is explained by "The Rattlesnake".
WWE News: Stone Cold calls Rock segment at WrestleMania 'lame'
WWE News: Stone Cold calls Rock segment at WrestleMania 'lame'
What would prompt Stone Cold to criticize The Rock?
WWE News: Kurt Angle reveals his top three picks to induct him into the WWE Hall of Fame
WWE News: Kurt Angle reveals his top three picks to induct him into the WWE Hall of Fame
Kurt Angle reveals his top three picks to induct him into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2017.
WWE News: Royal Rumble has sold nearly 40,000 tickets so far
WWE News: Royal Rumble has sold nearly 40,000 tickets so far
What will the final attendance number be for the Royal Rumble?
What could have been if Bret Hart won the Royal Rumble in 1997?
What could have been if Bret Hart won the Royal Rumble in 1997?
Bret Hart should have won the Royal Rumble in 1997, and this is what could have, and should have occurred, following the event.
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