There are two things that rarely go together, and these are wrestling and music. However, for Chris Jericho, things are a bit different as he is a professional wrestler as well as a singer as well as an author, actor, and media personality. Among the many celebrities we have, Chris Jericho stands out to be among the most unique because of his abilities and diverse gifting.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Chris Jericho Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Chris Jericho is the son of Ted Irvine (father), who was a professional ice hockey player and Loretta Vivian Irvine (Mother). At the time Chris Jericho was born, his father used to play for the New York Rangers. After his father’s retirement, the family went back to Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and this is where Jericho and his sister Vanessa were brought up. His interest in wrestling started after watching events of the local American Wrestling Association.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Christopher Keith Irvine|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Date:||9 November 1970|
|Birth Place:||Manhasset, Town of North Hempstead, New York|
|Parents:||Ted Irvine (father) and Loretta Vivian Irvine (Mother)|
|Spouse:||Jessica Lockhart (m. 2000)|
|Children:||Ash Edward Irvine, Sierra Loretta Irvine, Cheyenne Lee Irvine|
|Height:||5 Feet 10 Inch|
|Profession:||wrestler, musician, author, and actor|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$20 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Chris Jericho is in his late forty’s as he is 49 years old, as he was born on 9th November 1970. Although he is a professional wrestler, he is not very tall, as many would expect as he measures 5 Feet 10 Inch tall. His weight is approximately 103 kg. No other information about his body measurement is available at the moment.
Education, School/College University
Before Chris Jericho joined the world of wrestling, he was first a student. Although there is no information about which school he attended for his elementary and high school studies, it is evident that he joined one. This is because, after graduating from high school, he joined Red River College (RRC), which is located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, which was his home area.
At Red River College, he specialized in Creative Communications and graduated with a bachelor’s degree on the same. After graduating from Red River College, he joined the art Brothers School of Wrestling for training on professional wrestling.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Chris Jericho is the son of Ted Irvine and Loretta Vivian Irvine and has a sister known as Vanessa Gerads. Chris Jericho is an American of a white ethnic group. Contrary to what many people would expect, Chris is a very committed Christian and is very proud of his religion. When it comes to politics, he is a freethinker who evaluates issues and styles of leadership other than concentrating on party affiliation.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Chris Jericho is one among few celebrities whose marriages are working out almost two decades after saying ‘I Do’ to their spouses. Chris has been married to his wife Jessica Lockhart since 30 July 2000, and together they have been blessed with three kids (Yes (Ash Edward Irvine (2000), and identical twins born in 2006 Sierra Loretta “Sisi” Irvine & Cheyenne Lee “Chey” Irvine).
Chris met Jessica through WCW Wrestler Disco Inferno (Tampa, Florida), and they dated for a long time before they decided to settle down as husband and wife.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||30 July 2000|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is Chris Jericho Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Jessica Lockhart (m. 2000)|
|Kids:||Ash Edward Irvine, Sierra Loretta Irvine, Cheyenne Lee Irvine|
Professional Life and Career
Chris Jericho developed an interest in professional wrestling after watching Owen Hart’s footage. He joined the Hart Brothers School of Wrestling, and he was trained by Brad Young and Ed Langley. His first match was against Storm, and he wrestled him for 10 minutes at Moose Hall. The result was a tie.
His first time to participate in World Championship Wrestling was on Monday Nitro on 26th August 1996, and he wrestled against Alex Wright. He worked in the tours of Northern Manitoba under Tony Condello.
Chris Jericho is one of the most famous wrestlers of WWF/WWE. He won and unified the World titled and WWF by defeating The Rock and Stone Cold on a single night in 2001. When it comes to WWE history, Chris Jericho stands as the ninth Triple Crown Champion, and he is also the fourth Grand Slam Champion.
After Shawn Michael challenged him to prove that he was better than him in 2013, Chris Jericho gave his best and won against Shawn Michael in a Royal Rumble match the same year.
Awards & Nominations
Chris Jericho has won a number of awards and accolades some of these accolades include: WWF and World titles, ninth Triple Crown Champion, fourth Grand Slam Champion, and World Championship Wrestling title (WCW) among many others.
Chris Jericho Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
Chris Jericho has a lot in one bag. However, he concentrates more on his career as a professional wrestler, and much of his income is as a result of the different contracts and salary he receives in wrestling. As of October 2020, His current net worth is estimated to be at $20 million.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
Chris Jericho has not found himself entangled in rumors and controversies in a negative way. However, his fans have been very much interested in understanding how he balances his wrestling career and his faith. But according to Chris, he says he became a Christian before he started off wrestling and will remain one even after his wrestling career.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 3.9M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 3.52M followers. On Instagram account, he has around 3.3M followers while on YouTube, Chris Jericho has around 49,330 subscribers.
Apart from wrestling, Chris Jericho is also a lead singer of ‘Fozzy,’ which is a heavy metal band. It released their self-titled debut album. Since then, the band has released Happenstance, six studio albums, Judas, respectively, among many others. He has also appeared in a number of TV, films, and documentary.