The Undertaker is one of the popular wrestlers of the world. Born as Mark William Calaway The Undertaker belongs to Texas, USA. So how much you know about your favorite wrestler outside the ring? Here are some interesting facts about him you never knew before! Read out!
1) He was was a basketballer before he entered the World Wrestling Entertainment. It was in 1985 when he started playing basketball for his college team.
2) In the 90s era in every show of WWE, every wrestler was introduced to wrestling world through a huge replica of an egg displayed in the arena and slowly it started hatching. Therefore, the actual plan was to launch Undertaker in a turkey costume from that egg and name him as Gobbledy Gooker. However, fortunately or unfortunately he was launched in a regular manner.
3) He acted in a Hollywood film before gaining popularity in the wrestling world. He played along with then the legend of World Wrestling Entertainment Hulk Hogan, the film was titled as Suburban Commando. He played the role of a villain called Hutch.
4) He was first named Kane the Undertaker into the world of WWE but then the officials thought Undertaker sounded much dreadful, so they decided to remove the name Kane and changed his screen name to Undertaker. His character name The Undertaker was also used in a Bollywood movie which starred Akshay Kumar.
5) The Undertaker had one of the best managers in the history of WWE. And guess who? Yes, the Paul Bearer.
6) WWE was not his first wrestling show, he debuted in wrestling with the show Unified World Heavyweight Championship in 1988. His screen name in that show was Master of Pain.
7) Along with a professional wrestler, he is also a businessman. He had a real estate company named The Calahart.