Bio Real NameRandal Keith Orton NicknameThe Viper, Legend Killer ProfessionProfessional Wrestler & Actor Physical Stats & More Billed Heightin centimeters- 196 cm in meters- 1.96 m in Feet Inches- 6’ 5″ Real Heightin centimeters- 190 cm in meters- 1.90 m in Feet Inches- 6′ 3” Weightin Kilograms- 110 kg in Pounds- 243 lbs Body Measurements- Chest: 46 Inches – Waist: 34 Inches – Biceps: 16 Inches Eye ColourBlue Hair ColourDark Brown Wrestling WWE Debut25 April 2002 (WWE Smackdown Television Debut) Slam/Finishing moveRKORKO Finisher Running Punt Kick (Now used rarely) Achievements (Main ones) • 8 time WWE Champion (Heavyweight & WWE Championship) • World Tag Team Champion (1 time) • WWE Intercontinental Championship (1 time) • Winner of 2009 Royal Rumble • Winner of 2014 Money in the Bank contract Career Turning PointRandy Orton’s disassociation from the ‘Evolution’ helped him form a Career defining baby face Image. Personal Life Date of Birth1 April 1980 Age (as in 2016)36 Years Birth PlaceKnoxville, Tennessee, United States Zodiac sign/Sun signAries NationalityAmerican HometownMissouri, USA SchoolHazelwood Central High School, Missouri, USA CollegeAfter graduating from High School, Orton enlisted with United States Marine Corps. Educational QualificationsNot Known FamilyFather– Bob Orton Jr.Mother– Elaine OrtonBrother– N/ASisters– Nate Orton & Rebecca Orton (Younger Sisters) ReligionChristianity HobbiesWatching Movies Controversies• In June 2011, Randy Orton created a stir during an interview on radio, by calling former WWE Diva, Kelly-Kelly a slut. Also, he openly admitted to a drug over dose adding more heat to the fire. • Former WWE superstar, Mr.Kennedy, blames Randy Orton for his firing from the company. In an interview, the former stated that Randy made a huge fuss about being hit on the neck by his move, which according to Mr. Kennedy was a false allegation, as Orton’s head never touched the mat. This instance eventually led to Kennedy’s firing. • In 2007, Orton made damages worth $50,000 to a hotel in United Kingdom, which he had to pay from his pocket and was sent back home immediately in between the WWE’s tour to UK. • Orton has been suspended numerous times for violating the WWE wellness policy. Favourite Things Favourite FoodHome-made Dishes Favourite Rock BandMetallica Girls, Family & More Marital StatusMarried Sexual OrientationStraight Affairs/GirlfriendsJessica Huntington (Rumored) WifeSamantha Speno (2007-2013) Kimberly Kessler (2015-present) ChildrenDaughter– Alanna Marie Orton, Brooklyn Rose Orton (Born November 2016)Son– N/A

Some Lesser Known Facts About Randy Orton

  • Does Randy Orton smoke: Yes
  • Does Randy Orton drink alcohol: Yes
  • Wrestling is in Orton’s blood. His father ‘Cowboy’ Bob Orton and uncle Barry Orton are both former professional wrestlers. Notably, Bob Orton was inducted into the WWE hall of fame in 2005, after which he has made many ringside/crowd appearances alongside Randy.
  • Before joining the WWE developmental, Orton was a US marine. Because of regular disciplinary issues and poor code of conduct, Orton was coat martialed and sent to 38 days of military prison. It was due to this reason that he had to be replaced by The Miz for the lead role in the movie Marine 3.
  • Interestingly, Orton started his career in WWE as a refree and not as a wrestler.
  • Randy Orton was awarded with The Rookie of the Year award in 2001 by Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI), a respected wrestling magazine.
  • Apart from WWE, Orton has also acted in two movies viz. That’s what i am & 12 Rounds 2: Reloaded.
  • His Finishing move, The RKO, is not a name devised after long meetings of the coaches or the story writers, but is simply named after the initials of his birth name ‘Randy Keith Orton.’
  • As a tribute to her daughter, Orton has tattooed her name on his left forearm.
  • Randy Orton once won the WWE title twice in the same night. When John Cena had to vacate the title in 2007, because of a pectoral muscle tear, Orton was given the vacant championship spot. However, Orton was challenged for a match, the same night by Triple H which Orton eventually lost. But cards had something else in store for Orton, as in a matter of few hours, Orton defeated Triple H in a Last Man Standing match to regain the title.
  • Orton is infamous for his bad temper, to the extent, that WWE once made him attend anger management classes for the same.
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