Ted DiBiase, also known as The Million Dollar Man, is a former professional wrestler from the United States. He is also an ordained minister, a manager, and an assistant sports commentator. DiBiase’s success stems primarily from his professional wrestling career, particularly in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he won numerous championships.
|Celebrated Name:||Ted DiBiase|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Theodore Marvin DiBiase, Sr.|
|Age:||69 years old|
|Birth Date:||18 January 1954|
|Birth Place:||Omaha, Nebraska, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Melanie DiBiase (m. 1981), Janet Foreman (m. 1973–1980)|
|Children:||Yes (Ted DiBiase Jr., Brett DiBiase, Mike DiBiase)|
|Profession:||American former professional wrestler, manager, ordained minister and color commentator|
|Net Worth in 2023:||$1.5 million|
Ted DiBiase Biography
Theodore Marvin DiBiase is DiBiase’s birth name. On January 18, 1954, he was born. His birthplace was Miami, Florida, in the United States of America. He was born to a wrestler named Helen Nevis and Ted Wills, who is both an entertainer and a singer.
Mike DiBiase is his adoptive father’s name. He died as a result of a heart attack when DiBiase was only 15 years old. That occurred while he was in the ring. As a result, DiBiase’s mother became depressed and an alcoholic. As a result, DiBiase spent his childhood in Wilcox, Arizona, with his grandparents.
Ted DiBiase Education
Ted DiBiase began his education by attending Creighton Preparatory for high school. He then attended West Texas State University. That was following the university’s offer of a football scholarship to DiBiase. Due to an injury, he had to leave college to pursue a career in professional wrestling.
Ted DiBiase Age, Height, And Weight
Ted DiBiase was born on January 18, 1954, and will be 69 years old in 2023. His height is 1.9 meters and his weight is 90 kilograms.
Ted DiBiase began his wrestling career in 1975 as a coach turned wrestler at Mid-South Wrestling, under the tutelage of Dory Funk Jr. and Terry Funk. He then briefly worked for the WWF. Ted competed in championships such as the National Wrestling Alliance, the Universal Wrestling Federation, All Japan Pro Wrestling, and the WWF, where he was known as The Million Dollar Man.
Aside from that, he is a Christian Minister with the Heart of David Ministry. He is also the organization’s founder. It was established in 1999.
His works as an author include, to name a few, Every Man Has His Price, Penholder, and The Million Dollar Man.
Ted DiBiase Awards
DiBiase won numerous awards and made notable achievements in wrestling, including becoming the first American Heavyweight Champion. He has won the Tag Team Championship three times with Irwin R. Schuster. He was proclaimed King of the Ring in 1998. The Million Dollar Championship was created by DiBiase. He also held the WWF Heavyweight Championship and was a regular on WWF shows. Aside from his wrestling accomplishments, DiBiase is a published author.
Ted DiBiase Net Worth
Ted DiBiase’s net worth is $1.5 million as of September 2023. His wrestling career is his main source of income. In addition, he works as a manager and commentator. These are the activities that have contributed significantly to his current net worth.
This man had a successful professional wrestling career. It all started in 1975. During his time in the WWF, Ted DiBiase was known as ‘The Million Dollar Man.’ He retired from professional wrestling in 1994, but continued to make appearances. His outstanding performance is matched by the numerous titles and honors he received during his active years. He is also a believer with his own church.
Ted DiBiase Wife, Marriage
He and Jaynet Foreman exchanged wedding vows in 1973. Their marriage, however, ended in 1980. He remarried Melanie DiBiase the following year. The couple is still together. Mike DiBiase, Brett DiBiase, and Ted DiBiase Jr. are their three children. All three of his sons are professional wrestlers.