From Olympic Gold to Wrestling Icon: The Incredible Life of Kurt Angle

Before entering the world of professional wrestling, Kurt Angle won a gold medal in freestyle wrestling at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.

Olympic Gold Medalist

WWE Champion

Kurt Angle is one of the most decorated wrestlers in WWE history, having won the WWE Championship four times, as well as numerous other titles.

TNA/Impact Wrestling Career

Angle also had a successful career in TNA/Impact Wrestling, where he won multiple championships and was inducted into their Hall of Fame.

Broken Neck

An injury to Angel's neck forced him to take time off wrestling in 2003. When Angel returned a few months later, the injury continued to plague him.

Height and Age

Kurt Angle stands at 5'10" (178 cm) and was born on December 9, 1968, which makes him 54 years old as of 2023.

Family Life

Kurt Angle is married to Giovanna Yannotti and they have five children together. Their son, Kody, has followed in his father's footsteps and is also a professional wrestler.

Net Worth

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Kurt Angle's net worth is estimated to be around $25 million.

Bonus fact

Kurt Angle is known for his catchphrase "It's true, it's damn true!", which he would often say during interviews and promos.