Chris Jericho is a popular World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) wrestler with a huge fan following all over the world. In addition to wrestling, he holds very good skills as an author, actor as well as rock singer. There are a lot of factors that have played a significant role in enhancing his popularity. In the history of WWE, he has been recognized as first-ever undisputed champion. He also has a record of being nine times WWE Intercontinental Champion. Chris Jericho Net Worth is $20 million US dollars.
Chris Jericho Biography
Chris Jericho real name is Christopher Keith Irvine. He was born on 9th November 1970. The 47 years old wrestler has struggled a lot in attaining the success he is enjoying today. Although he fights his last battle in WWE in the year 2013, a lot of people still remember him. He is presently a successful musician and has a band named “Fozzy”. His father was a popular NHL hockey player and Chris joined ECW i.e. Extreme Championship Wrestling in the year 1995 and later joined WCW in the year 1997.
It was in the year 1999 he joined the WWE and fought his first battle with the popular wrestler “The Rock”. Soon he becomes a very popular and a great wrestler in WWE. It was its talk show “Chris Jericho Highlight Reel” in WWE that added a lot to his popularity.
Chris Jericho marries Jessica Lockhart in the year 2000 and has three children including two twin daughters. If closed ones are to be believed, he loves tattoos and same can be seen on his body with three on his hand and two others on his body. He is a currently focusing on his music band and has attracted the attention of a lot of people towards it.
Chris Jericho debuts his wrestling career in the year 1990. Before coming to WWE, he was a part of National wrestling alliance of Canada and Frontier Martial-Arts Wrestling in Japan. In addition to this, he joined CMLL, AAA as well as UWA to uplift his wrestling career. He joined ECW in the year 1996 and fought a very popular battle with Pit Bull to win the World Television Title. The same year he joined WCW and proved himself by winning the Cruiser Weight championship five consecutive times.
Finally, he went to WWE in the year 1999 and very shortly stands among the top wrestlers in the world. He defeated many WWE popular wrestlers of that time including “Stone Cold Steve Austin” and “The Rock”. It was in same year i.e. 1999 he started his career as a musician and got a lot of fame. He was having a lot of interest in Wrestling since his childhood days. It is exactly this which makes him join the Hart Brothers School of Wrestling when he was only 19 years old.
Chris Jericho was nine times WWE Intercontinental champion and unified tag team champion twice. He becomes World Heavy Weight champion in WWE three times. World Television Champion once and four times Cruiser Weight Champion four times are some of his other achievements. In addition to this, he becomes wrestler of the year 2008 and 2009. As far as his music career is concerned, he was awarded various titles.
Chris Jericho Net Worth and Income Profile in 2017
As of 2017, Chris Jericho has a net worth of US $20 million US dollars. His 14 years career in WWE helped him to earn a lot of money. Because he is a popular musician and a writer too, a huge part of his wealth and assets also come from there. In the present scenario, he is earning most of money as a musician.
Chris Jericho is a very popular wrestler who has a lot of fan following. He was one of the well-liked wrestlers in the WWE who defeated almost every other wrestler. He is living a very good life and is well-known personality among music lovers in the present scenario.