Vince McMahon Biography (1945-)

Born August 24, 1945, in Pinehurst, NC; son of Vincent James McMahon (a wrestling official and promoter); married Linda Edwards (a wrestling executive), August 6, 1966; children: Stephanie, Shane. Addresses: Agent: Endeavor,9701 Wilshire Blvd., 10th Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Occupation
Wrestling promoter, producer, actor
Birth Details
August 24, 1945
Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Television Work
  • Series
  • Tuesday Night Titans, 1984
  • WF Superstars of Wrestling, 1984
  • Rock 'n' Wrestling (also known as Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling), CBS, 1985
  • Executive producer, Saturday Night's Main Event, NBC, 1985
  • Creator and producer, WWF Monday Night RAW, 1993
  • Producer, WWF Superstars, 1996
  • Producer, WWF Livewire, The Nashville Network, 1997
  • Creator and producer, Raw Is War (also known as WWE Raw Is War, WWF Raw, WWF Raw Is War, and WWF Warzone), The Nashville Network, beginning 1997
  • Executive producer, Sunday Night Heat (also known as WWE SundayNight Heat and WWF Sunday Night Heat), MTV, beginning 1998
  • Producer, WWF Metal (also known as WWE Metal), beginning 1998
  • Creator and executive producer, WWF Smackdown! (also known as Smackdown! Xtreme, World Wrestling Federation Smackdown!, and WWE Smackdown!), UPN, beginning 1999
  • Creator and producer, WWF Jakked (also known as WWE Jakked), beginning 1999
  • Creator and executive producer, Tough Enough (also known as Tough Enough 2, Tough Enough III, WWE Tough Enough, and WWFTough Enough), MTV, beginning 2001
  • Producer, WWF Excess, The Nashville Network, 2001
  • Executive producer, WWE Velocity, 2002
  • Executive producer, WWE Confidential, 2002
  • Producer, WWE Bottom Line, 2002
  • Specials
  • Producer, Andre the Giant: Larger Than Life, Arts and Entertainment, 1999
  • Executive producer, WWF's Greatest Hits 2, UPN, 2000
  • Executive producer, WWE Divas: Undressed, 2002
  • Other
  • Producer, Tuesday in Texas (also known as WWF Tuesday in Texas), 1991
  • Producer, WWF in Your House (also known as WWF in Your House 1), 1995
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Tuesday Night Titans, 1984
  • WF Superstars of Wrestling, 1984
  • Host, Saturday Night's Main Event, NBC, 1985
  • WWF Prime-time Wrestling, 1991-1993
  • Host, WBF Bodystars, USA Network, 1992
  • Raw Is War (also known as WWE Raw Is War, WWF Raw, WWF Raw Is War, and WWF Warzone), The Nashville Network, beginning 1997
  • Sunday Night Heat (also known as WWE Sunday Night Heat andWWF Sunday Night Heat), MTV, beginning 1998
  • WWF Smackdown! (also known as Smackdown! Xtreme, World Wrestling Federation Smackdown!, and WWE Smackdown!), UPN, beginning 1999
  • WWE Velocity, 2002
  • Specials
  • Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows, Arts and Entertainment, 1998
  • The Unreal Story of Professional Wrestling, Arts and Entertainment, 1998
  • Andre the Giant: Larger Than Life, Arts and Entertainment, 1999
  • Mick Foley: Madman Unmasked, Arts and Entertainment, 1999
  • Wrestlemania Rage Party, USA Network, 1999
  • Jesse Ventura: The E! True Hollywood Story, E! Entertainment Television, 2000
  • Episodic
  • Voice, "Fandemonium '98," Celebrity Deathmatch, UPN, 1998
  • "Austin vs. McMahon," Celebrity Deathmatch, UPN, 1999
  • The Howard Stern Show, E! Entertainment Television, 2000
  • "The Night of Champions," WCW Monday Nitro, 2001
  • Also appeared in an episode of On the Record with Bob Costas, HBO.
  • Film Work
  • (As Vincent Kennedy McMahon, Jr.) Producer, No Holds Barred, New Line Cinema, 1989
  • Producer, Jesse "The Body" Ventura: The Man, the Myth, the Legend,1999
  • Executive producer, The Scorpion King, MCA/Universal, 2002
  • Executive producer, Helldorado, Universal, 2003
  • Film Appearances
  • Himself, Beyond the Mat (also known as Beyond the Mat: UnratedDirector's Cut), Universal, 1999
  • RECORDINGS
  • Videos; Producer and Actor
  • Wrestlemania (also known as WWF Wrestlemania), Coliseum Video, 1985
  • Wrestlemania II, 1986
  • Wrestlemania III, 1987
  • Wrestlemania V, 1989
  • Summerslam '92, 1992
  • Royal Rumble '94, 1994
  • Wrestlemania X, 1994
  • King of the Ring '94 (also known as WWF King of the Ring),1994
  • The Best There Is Bret "Hitman" Hart 2, 1994
  • Wrestlemania XI, 1995
  • King of the Ring '95, 1995
  • Wrestlemania XII, 1996
  • Summerslam '96, 1996
  • Survivor Series '96 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1996
  • WWF in Your House: It's Time (also known as WWF in Your House 12), 1996
  • Bret "Hit Man" Hart, Coliseum Video, 1996
  • Wrestlemania XIII, 1997
  • WWF in Your House: Revenge of the Taker (also known as WWF in Your House 14 and WWF WrestleFest '97), 1997
  • Survivor Series '97 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1997
  • Royal Rumble '98 (also known as WWF Royal Rumble), 1998
  • Wrestlemania XIV (also known as WWF Wrestlemania XIV), 1998
  • WWF Unforgiven '98, 1998
  • WWF over the Edge (also known as WWF in Your House: Over the Edge), 1998
  • Fully Loaded '98 (also known as WWF Fully Loaded), 1998
  • Summerslam '98, 1998
  • WWF Breakdown: In Your House, 1998
  • WWF Judgment Day '98, 1998
  • Survivor Series '98 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1998
  • WWF Rock Bottom: In Your House (also known as WWF Rock Bottom), 1998
  • Royal Rumble '99, 1999
  • WWF St. Valentine's Day Massacre, 1999
  • Wrestlemania XV (also known as Wrestlemania XV: The Ragin' Climax), 1999
  • King of the Ring '99, 1999
  • Fully Loaded '99 (also known as WWF No Way Out), 1999
  • WWF Unforgiven, 1999
  • Survivor Series '99 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1999
  • WWF Armageddon '99 (also known as Armageddon), World Wrestling Federation Entertainment, 1999
  • Hell Yeah, WWF Home Video, 1999
  • Wrestlemania 2000 (also known as Wrestlemania XVI and WWF Wrestlemania XVI), 2000
  • WWF Backlash 2000, 2000
  • WWF Insurrextion 2000, 2000
  • WWF Judgment Day 2000, 2000
  • King of the Ring 2000, 2000
  • WWF Rebellion, 2000
  • WWF Armageddon 2000, 2000
  • Royal Rumble '01, 2001
  • WWF No Way Out '01, 2001
  • Wrestlemania X-Seven, 2001
  • WWF Backlash '01, 2001
  • WWF Insurrextion '01, 2001
  • WWF Judgment Day '01, 2001
  • Invasion (also known as WCW/ECW Invasion, WCW Invasion, WWF Invasion, WWF vs. the Alliance: Invasion, and WWF vs. WCW/ECW Invasion), WWF Home Video, 2001
  • WWF No Mercy '01, 2001
  • Survivor Series '01 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 2001
  • WWF Vengeance, 2001
  • Royal Rumble '02, 2002
  • WWF Backlash '02 (also known as Backlash), 2002
  • WWE Judgment Day '02, 2002
  • Videos; Executive Producer and Actor
  • King of the Ring '98, 1998
  • WWF No Way Out '02 (also known as No Way Out), 2002
  • King of the Ring '02 (also known as WWE King of the Ring),2002
  • Videos; Producer
  • Survivor Series (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1987
  • Royal Rumble, 1988
  • Wrestlemania IV, 1988
  • Summerslam, 1988
  • Survivor Series '88, 1988
  • Royal Rumble '89, 1989
  • Summerslam '89, 1989
  • Survivor Series '89, 1989
  • Royal Rumble '90, 1990
  • Wrestlemania VI, 1990
  • Summerslam '90, 1990
  • Survivor Series '90 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1990
  • Royal Rumble '91, 1991
  • Wrestlemania VII, 1991
  • Summerslam '91, 1991
  • Survivor Series '91 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1991
  • WWF Supertape Vol. 3, 1991
  • Royal Rumble '92, 1992
  • Wrestlemania VIII, 1992
  • Summerslam '92, 1992
  • Survivor Series '92 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1992
  • WWF Wrestling's Hottest Matches, Coliseum Video, 1992
  • Royal Rumble '93, 1993
  • Wrestlemania IX, 1993
  • King of the Ring '93 (also known as WWF King of the Ring),1993
  • Summerslam '93, 1993
  • Survivor Series '93 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1993
  • Summerslam '94, 1994
  • Survivor Series '94 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1994
  • Royal Rumble '95, 1995
  • WWF in Your House 2, 1995
  • Summerslam '95, 1995
  • WWF in Your House 3, 1995
  • WWF in Your House 4, 1995
  • Survivor Series '95 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1995
  • WWF in Your House 5, 1995
  • Royal Rumble '96, 1996
  • WWF in Your House 6, 1996
  • WWF in Your House 7 (also known as WWF in Your House: Good Friends, Better Enemies), 1996
  • WWF in Your House: Beware of Dog (also known as Beware of Dog:In Your House and WWF in Your House 8), 1996
  • King of the Ring '96 (also known as WWF King of the Ring),1996
  • WWF in Your House: International Incident (also known as WWF inYour House 9), 1996
  • WWF in Your House: Mind Games (also known as WWF in Your House10), 1996
  • WWF Buried Alive: In Your House (also known as WWF in Your House 11), 1996
  • Survivor Series '96 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 1996
  • Royal Rumble '97, 1997
  • WWF in Your House: Final Four (also known as WWF in Your House13), 1997
  • WWF in Your House: A Cold Day in Hell (also known as WWF in Your House 14), 1997
  • King of the Ring '97, 1997
  • WWF in Your House 16: Canadian Stampede, 1997
  • Summerslam '97, 1997
  • WWF in Your House: Ground Zero (also known as WWF in Your House17), 1997
  • WWF Bad Blood: In Your House (also known as WWF Badd Bloodand WWF in Your House 18), 1997
  • WWF in Your House: D-Generation-X (also known as D-Generation X: In Your House and WWF in Your House 19), 1997
  • No Way Out '98 (also known as WWF No Way Out of Texas), 1998
  • WWF Mayhem in Manchester, 1998
  • WWF Backlash '99, 1999
  • WWF No Mercy '99, 1999
  • Summerslam '99 (also known as WWF Summerslam '99), 1999
  • Come Get Some: The Women of the WWF, Silver Vision Video, 1999
  • Royal Rumble 2000, 2000
  • No Way Out 2000 (also known as WWF No Way Out), 2000
  • Fully Loaded 2000 (also known as WWF Fully Loaded), 2000
  • Summerslam 2000, 2000
  • WWF Unforgiven 2000, 2000
  • WWF No Mercy 2000, 2000
  • Survivor Series 2000 (also known as WWF Survivor Series), 2000
  • King of the Ring '01, 2001
  • Lita: It Just Feels Right (also known as WWF Lita: It Just Feels Right), Silver Vision Video, 2001
  • Divas in Hedonism (also known as WWF Divas in Hedonism), 2001
  • Summerslam '01 (also known as WWF Summerslam), 2001
  • WWF Unforgiven '01, 2001
  • WWE Vengeance '02, 2002
  • Summerslam '02 (also known as WWE Summerslam), 2002
  • WWE Back in Black: NWO New World Order, Silver Vision Video, 2002
  • WWE Unforgiven '02, 2002
  • WWE No Mercy '02, 2002
  • Survivor Series '02 (also known as WWE Survivor Series), 2002
  • WWE Armageddon '02, 2002
  • Wrestlemania X-8 (also known as WWF Wrestlemania X-8), KochVision, 2002
  • WWF Insurrextion '02 (also known as Insurrextion), 2002
  • Royal Rumble '03, 2003
  • Videos; Actor
  • WWF Greatest Matches, Coliseum Video, 1986
  • Announcer, Hulkmania 6, 1991
  • Host, WWF Slammy Awards, 1997
  • WWF over the Edge, 1999
  • WWF Rebellion, 2001
  • Video Games
  • Commentator, WWF Wrestlemania: The Arcade Game, Acclaim Entertainment, 1995
  • WWF in Your House (also known as WWF in Your House: There Goesthe Neighborhood), Acclaim Entertainment, 1996
  • WWF Warzone, Acclaim Entertainment, 1998
  • Voice of Mr. McMahon, WWE Wrestlemania X-8, THQ Inc., 2002

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Books
    • Business Leader Profiles for Students, Volume 2, Gale, 2002
    • Contemporary Newsmakers 1985, Issue Cumulation, Gale, 1986

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