Chris Jericho Biography

Updated On Mar 01, 2019 Published On Jan 01, 2017
Facts of Chris Jericho
Date of Birth: 1970 , November-9
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
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Christopher Keith Irvine or simply Chris Jericho is a famous American-Canadian professional wrestler, actor, author, and musician. Besides his wrestling career, he is also best known for appearing in the movies and television series Nine Legends, Dancing with the Stars, Tanked, Hollywood Game Night, Talking Dead, and many others.

Early Life And Education of Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho was born Christopher Keith Irvine on 9th of November, 1970, and is aged 48 (as of 2019). He was born in Manhasset, New York, the USA under the birth sign of Scorpio. Chris holds American Nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.

Chris started his career joining Hart Brothers School of Wrestling where he was trained by Ed Langley and Brad Young. He attended Red River College. 

Chris Jericho's Career

On October 2, 1990, Chris made his debut in wrestling as “Cowboy” at the Moose Hall where he wrestled against Storm for ten-minute time limit draw. In 1996 August 26, he got a chance to play World Championship Wrestling on Monday Nitro which was against Alex Wright.

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Besides her wrestling career, Chris began his professional acting career in 2004 appearing in the television series, Headbangers Ball. Since then, Chris has appeared in many television series and movies like Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, Redemption Song, Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Hollywood Game Night, Dancing with the Stars, MacGruber, Albino Farm, Bloodstained Memoirs, and many others.

Chris Jericho's Net Worth and Salary

Chris, who has been active in the professional wrestling field and acting career, has earned a high figure of salary. As of early 2019, Chris Jericho's net worth is reported to be around $18 million. 

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Recently, Chris bought $3.255 million worth house in Lakefront Estate In Odessa, Florida. He is definitely living a lavish lifestyle.

Chris Jericho's Personal Life

Whether it's been Chris Jericho's personal life or professional career, he has always been on the headlines. After a couple of relationship failures, Chris is now a married man.

After dating for a few years, Chris Jericho married wife Jessica Lockhart on July 30, 2000, in a private wedding ceremony. The couple has three children together; Ash Edward Irvine born in 2003, Sierra Loretta "SiSi" Irvine, and Cheyenne Lee "Chey" Irvine born in 2006.

Chris has a height of 6 feet and weighs 103 kg. The WWE wrestling superstar has the chest size of 45 inches and waist size of 34 inches.

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Chris Jericho facts on timeline

Born on

November 9 , 1970

Chris Jericho was born in 9th November, 1970 in Manhasset, New York, USA. He is currently age of 46. His Birth name is Christopher Keith Irvine. He was raised up by his parents (father) Ted Irvine and (mother) Loretta Vivian Irvine with his Sibling Vanessa Gerads.

First wrestling Career debute as Cowboy

1990

Chris had started his career joining Hart Brothers School of Wrestling where he was trained by Ed Langley and Brad Young. On October 2, 1990, Chris made his debut in wrestling as “Cowboy” at the Moose Hall where he was against Storm for ten-minute time limit draw.

Won WCW

1998

Chris had appeared in WCW on Monday Nitro for the first time against Alex Wright. After defeating Stevie Ray (substitution for champion Booker T), Chris won the match and became the World Television Championship on 10th August 1998.

Married with Jessica

2000

Chris used to date Jessica Lockhart and later they got married in 2000. They have one son and two daughters; Ash Edward Irvine is his son and Sierra Loretta Irvine and Cheyenne Lee Irvine are his daughters.

Singer at Fozzy band

2005

Besides wrestling, Jericho is also a singer. He is the lead heavy metal singer for a band called Fozzy. In 2005, he performed on a vocal cover for the album Numbers from the Beast. As a lead singer for Fozzy Chris has sung several songs and has appeared in several Musical videos too.

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Chris Jericho's net worth is reported to be around $18 million.