Vince McMahon is an American celebrity who is famous for his wrestling career. He is multi-talented and has been in a number of movies as an actor as well. Nowadays, he is seen in WWE as a commentator and wrestling promoter. He is also the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). He has been a part of wrestling for a long time and the success of WWE is the outcomes of his revolutionary campaigns, skills and initiatives.
He is probably the richest person in WWE and wrestling industry with a whopping net worth of over $1.2 billion. This huge amount of wealth he owns now shows how important he has been in WWE. He is also a kind of inspiration for the young people on how they can earn and become millionaires by having multiple skills.
Vincent Kennedy McMahon who is famous as Vince McMahon was born in 1945 in the state of Carolina. He is the son of Vincent James McMahon who has been running CWC/WWF/WWE for over three decades. And his huge net worth can also be attributed to the influence of his father in wrestling industry.
It is reported that his biological father left him and his mother went to marry a number of other men. He went to study at Fishburne Military School in the Virginia state. He then joined East Carolina University in 1964 and graduated in 1968.
He was just 12 when he met his father and the meeting inspired him to become a wrestler or be a part of wrestling industry. His first job in WWE was as a salesman. After some time he had the opportunity to start his wrestling career and debuted as an in-ring announcer and commentator. He worked really hard and was considered the most important person in wrestling.
His efforts led to the formation of World Wrestling Federation in 1970s. His father had been managing a number of federations and after his death in 1984, Vince had the full control of Capitol Wrestling Co.
Most of his career spent in WWE/WWF and their formation and promoting the federations. In 1980s Vince decided to promote WWF and spread the network to multiple regions and started recruiting new talented wrestler and WWF officials. He started his wrestling career in 1971 and it lasted till 1997. After that he had some fights and issues with the wrestlers in WWE.
He started WWF, that later on was named as WWE, is now run in more than 150 countries and 130 languages. He is the man behind success of wrestling. All the modern-day wrestling is the product of his revolutionary steps and initiatives he had taken two decades ago.
Vince is an inevitable part of wrestling and WWE nowadays. He has earned a lot of fame, wealth and has great influence in the industry. He is married to Linda McMahon and they met when Linda was just 16. The couple has one daughter, Stephanie McMahon and a son, Shane McMahon who are in WWE as well.