Mark Jerrold Henry is a strong American Powerlifter, strongman, Olympic weightlifter and a retired wrestler who has been signed to the WWE as the producer. He is a double Olympian as well as the winner of Gold, Silver and the Bronze medalist at Pan American Games in the year 1995. He is a double US national Champion both in 1995 and in the year 1997. Keep on reading to learn more on the net worth and earnings of Mark Henry in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Mark Henry was born on June 12th in the year 1971. His place of birth is in Silsbee, Texas. When he was growing up, he was a huge fan of wrestling and his favorite superstar at that time was Andre, the Giant. At one time while he was attending the wrestling show that was in Beaumont, in Texas, Henry tried to touch Andre, but he fell over a barricade.
Andre went ahead and picked him up and placed him back behind that barricade. When he was twelve years old, that was the time that he lost his father as a result of complications that were originating from Diabetes. When he was aged fourteen years old, he was diagnosed with a condition, Dyslexia.
Henry is a cousin of Kevin Henry, who is a retired Pittsburgh Steelers Defensive End. He has an elder brother by the name Pat. Currently, he lives in Austin, Texas with a wife, Jana and this couple has been blessed with a son by the name Jacob. He currently drives a Hummer car that he had been able to win in the 2002 Arnold Strongman Classic.
Career, Awards, & Achievements
He began his career back in high school. Henry has been able to win very many titled back in high school Power lifting Championships. When completing his high school education, he was able to win Texas State Championship, and he was able to finish in the second position. He has been able to break very many junior world records.
In 1992, he went on and was able to win the USA Weightlifting American Open. He has been able to win very many US National Weightlifting Championships as well as the United States Olympic Festival Championships. Henry has also been able to win Gold, Silver and Bronze medal in ADFPA US National championships.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Mark Henry is estimated to be over $6 million. The wealth has been generated from his career as a weightlifter. He has been able to compete in various championships and has gone on to win a large portion of them. This is what has helped to increase his net worth.
Henry has been able to live a straight life with fewer controversies. He was able to create a video game after his appearance in the WWF Attitude in 1999. He has been able to compete in many WWE games and had many fans who loved to watch him. He has continued to inspire very many people over the recent years.