Who Is Triple H?
Triple H, real name Paul Michael Levesque, is an American professional wrestler, actor, and business executive. Currently, he is Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events, and Creative for WWE.
Triple H was born in Nashua, New Hampshire, on July 27, 1969. He began his career in the professional wrestling industry in 1992 with World Championship Wrestling (WCW). In 1994, he joined Vince McMahon’s World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he quickly rose to prominence. He won his first world championship, the WWF Intercontinental Championship, in 1996.
Rise In The Late 1990s
In 1997, Triple H co-founded D-Generation X (DX), a stable that changed the landscape of professional wrestling in the late 1990s. DX was a rebellious faction that broke the rules and pushed the boundaries of what was acceptable in professional wrestling.
In 1998, Triple H won his first WWF Championship, and he has gone on to win a total of 13 world championships between WWE and WCW. He is also a 5-time World Heavyweight Champion and a 2-time WWE Universal Champion.
Triple H has headlined some of the biggest pay-per-view events in history, including WrestleMania 2000, WrestleMania X8, and WrestleMania XXIV. He is considered one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time, and he has been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.
Post In-Ring Wrestling Career
On the small screen, Triple H has guest-starred on shows like MadTV (1997), Saturday Night Live (2000), and Punk’d (2003). He also had a recurring role on the hit HBO series Arliss (1996-2002).
He is also a highly successful businessman. He is the CEO of NXT UK and has helped to grow the NXT brand into a global phenomenon.
He is married to Stephanie McMahon, the daughter of WWE Chairman Vince McMahon. The couple has three daughters together: Aurora Rose (born 2006), Murphy Claire (born 2008), and Vaughn Evelyn (born 2010).