Mark Henry is an American powerlifter, wrestler, strongman, and Olympic weightlifter who has a net worth of $4.5 million dollars. Born in Silsbee, Texas on June 12, 1971, Mark Henry made his professional debut in 1996. He was trained by Leo Burke, the Hart wrestling family, and Lewis Hotchin and weighed in at 412 pounds at six feet and four inches tall.
He earned gold, silver, and bronze medals in weightlifting at the Pan American Games in Mar Plata in 1995. He has earned approximately thirteen gold medals in various strongman competitions throughout his career. He began lifting weights when he was ten years old and managed to squat six hundred pounds while still in high school. He was recognized at “the world’s strongest teenager” when he was eighteen according to the Los Angeles Times. He qualified for the 1992 Summer Olympics and placed tenth in the super heavyweight class. Henry’s personal powerlifting records include a squat of 953.5 pounds, a deadliest of 903.9 pounds, and a powerlifting total of 2336.9 pounds. His personal weightlifting records include a snatch of 396.8 pounds, a clean&jerk of 485 pounds, and a weightlifting total of 881.8 pounds. Henry began wrestling for the World Wrestling Federation in 1996 and was signed to a ten-year contract after competing in the 1996 Summer Olympics. He continues to wrestle for WWE and has appeared in films including MacGruber, Incarnate, and A Haunted House 2.
|Net Worth:||$4.5 Million|
|Date of Birth:||Jun 12, 1971 (50 years old)|
|Height:||6 ft 2 in (1.9 m)|
|Nationality:||United States of America|