From The Showstopper to The Heartbreak Kid: Journey of Shawn Michaels

Shawn Michaels is widely regarded as one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time, known for his in-ring ability and showmanship.

Professional wrestling career

Net worth

Michaels' net worth is estimated to be around $17 million, earned through his successful wrestling and acting career.


Michaels was born on July 22, 1965, which makes him 57 years old as of 2022.

Playgirl Controversy

In 1996, Michaels faced controversy after posing for Playgirl magazine, a decision that caused uproar amongst his fanbase and WWE executives.

About Wife & Family

Michaels is married to former WCW Nitro Girl, Rebecca Curci. They tied the knot in 1999 and have two children together.

Shawn Michaels's Action Figure

Michaels' action figure is one of the most popular WWE action figures of all time, featuring his iconic ring gear and finishing move, Sweet Chin Music.

Eye Injury and Height

In 1998, Michaels suffered a career-threatening eye injury during a match, which led to him taking a four-year hiatus. He stands at 6 feet 1 inch tall, making him a tall presence in the ring.