Roman Reign is a very popular WWE superstar & former professional gridiron football player. Apart from wrestling, he also appears in Hollywood films. He has a huge fan following all over the world. His real name is Leati Joseph Anoaʻi & While his ring name as a wrestler is Roman Reigns.
Roman Reigns Biography | Wiki
|Real Name||Leati Joseph Anoaʻi|
|Nick Name||Big Dog, The Power House, Leakee, The Guy, The Juggernaut, Joe|
|Date Of Birth||25 May 1985|
|Age (As in 2021)
|Birthplace||Pensacola, Florida (USA)|
|Height||6 feet 3 inches OR 191cm OR 1.91m|
|Weight||120 Kg (265 lb)|
|Home town||Pensacola, Florida (USA)|
|Residence||Tampa, Florida (USA)|
|Religion||Roman Catholic (Christianity)|
|Food Habit||Non- vegetarian|
|School||Pensacola Catholic High School (Pensacola, Florida), Escambia High School (Florida)|
|College/University||Georgia Institute of Technology|
|Educational Qualification||Majored in Management|
|Profession||Professional Wrestler ,Actor, Former Gridiron Footballer|
|Trainer||Sika Anoaʻi, Afa Anoa’i, FCW|
|Catchphrase||This is My yard, Believe That|
|Entrance Theme Song||The Truth Reigns, Head Of The Table|
|Signature Moves||Spear, Superman Punch, Multiple Corner Clotheslines, One Arm Sit Out Power Bomb, Big Boot, Upper Cut, Flying Clothesline, Drive By, Samoan Drop, Vaulting Plancha, Guillotine Lock|
|Trade Mark||Ring Entrance Through The Crowd, Primal Roar, Wet hair|
|Hobbies||Travelling & Playing Football|
|Tattoo||Traditional Samoan Tribal tattoo (Right Sleeve to Right Chest)
|Cars Collection||Cadillac Escalade, Mercedes GLE 250d, Range Rover, Chevrolet Equinox, Nissan Rogue, Lamborghini Huracan|
- He was born on May 25, 1985 in Florida, USA. He belongs to a very big wrestling family and his family name is Anoa’i Family. He grew up with three Siblings: Matthew Tapunu’u Anoaʻi aka Rosey (Former Wrestler, Died in 2017), Vanessa Anoa’i (sister), Summer Anoa’i (Half Sister)
- His father’s name is Sika Anoaʻi, a former WWE wrestler who was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2007. Other relatives of Roman Reigns who have worked in WWE are as follows : Rikishi, Umaga, The Tonga Kid, Yokozuna, The Rock & The Usos.
- Due to having such a big wrestling family, His father wanted him to become a professional wrestler but Roman was more fond of playing football since childhood and he continued to play football for about 3 years at Pensacola Catholic High School & one year at Escambia High School. He used to play football very well, so he was made the captain of his team. During his football career he was named Defensive Player of the Year by the Pensacola News Journal.
- In 2007, when he was 22 years old, he was signed to a free agency rookie camp with the Minnesota Vikings and at the same time he was diagnosed with leukemia. In 2008, he was signed by the CFL (Canadian Football League). He played for one season with the Eskimos, in which he played five games and he wore the number 99 jersey for this season. During his football career, WWE tried to sign Roman Reigns several times but every time he refused.
- On 10 November 2008, he took retirement from football career and in 2010 Roman Reigns signed a developmental contract with WWE for the first time and he was sent to FCW (Florida Championship Wrestling) for training. There was no NXT at that time so the wrestler was sent to FCW for training. In 2012 FCW was replaced by NXT .
- He debuted in FCW on 9 September 2010 as Roman Leakee , although he lost his first match. In FCW, he used to fight mostly in tag team matches.
- He faced Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins on February 5, 2011 in a triple threat match at FCW. The winner of this match was Roman Reigns. He also became the Tag Team Champion of FCW with his tag partner Mike Dalton (Tyler Breeze)
- In 2012, WWE changed FCW to NXT and during this time Roman Leakee’s name was changed to Roman Reigns.
- In the beginning of NXT, He started fighting as Hill character and in his debut NXT match he defeated CJ Parker (Juice Robinson). He fought his last match in NXT on 5 December 2012 and in this match he won.
- He first appeared in WWE on November 18, 2012 at Survivor Series pay-per-view with Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose. Together, the trio attacked Ryback, allowing CM Punk to retain the WWE Championship. At that time no one knew about these three and the next day on Raw, all three of them introduced themselves as The Shield And told the people that we have sworn to answer the injustice.
- He had his first match in WWE On December 16, 2012 at TLC pay-per-view, Roman Reigns competed in this match in a Six Man Tag Team Tables, Ladders and Chairs match and in his debut match, Shield defeated Kane, Daniel Bryan and Ryback.
- On May 19, 2013, He won his first Tag team championship in WWE. Shield then kept winning matches one after the other.
- shield became quite popular and started winning the hearts of the fans. At the same time, all three members of the Shield entered the Royal Rumble match of 2014 and Roman Reigns broke Kane’s record and made 12 eliminations in the Royal Rumble, although Roman Reigns could not win that Royal Rumble match but he left his deep impression.
- In the month of June 2014, Seth Rollins left Shield, due to which Shield broke. On December 8, 2014, the same year WWE honored Roman Reigns with the Slammy Award and this award was given to him for being the best WWE Superstar of the year.
- On January 25, 2015, He entered the Royal Rumble at number 19 and won the Royal Rumble that year, but at WrestleMania 31, Seth Rollins cashed in his Money in the Bank contract and Roman Reigns could not become the WWE Champion.
- On 22 November 2015 He won his first World Championship in Survivor Series pay-per-view.
- At WrestleMania 32, Roman Reigns fought in the main event with Triple H and by winning this match Roman Reigns became the world champion three times.
- On 25 September 2016, Roman Reigns became the United States Champion for the first time by defeating Rusev in clash of champions pay-per-view.
- Roman Reigns won the Intercontinental Championship on November 20, 2017 on Monday Night Raw by defeating The Miz.
- The biggest win of Roman Reigns’ career was at WrestleMania 33 in which he defeated The Undertaker.
- Roman Reigns defeated Brock Lesnar and won the Universal Championship for the first time at the Summer Slam on 19 August 2018, ending Lesnar’s 504-day reign.
- On 22 October 2018, he announced on Monday Night Raw that he had been battling leukemia for the past 11 years and that his illness had returned, so he relinquished the Universal Title. He promised his fans that he would be back in the ring soon after defeating the disease. On February 25, 2019, he surprised everyone on Monday Night Raw and told everyone that his illness had been cured that day Seth Rollins also came to the ring to celebrate with him.
same night Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins rescued Dean Ambrose from Baron Corbin, Drew McIntyre and Bobby Leslie. Dean Ambrose reunites The Shield with Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins on next week’s Monday Night Raw.
- After this, The Shield’s match was fixed in Fast Lane 2019 against Baron Corwin, Drew McIntyre & Bobby Leslie & The Shield won this match.
- Roman Reigns clashed with Drew McIntyre at WrestleMania 35 & Roman defeated Drew McIntyre in this match.
- In 2019, Roman Reigns shifted to SmackDown and attacked Vince McMahon during his first appearance there. After this he faced with Vince McMahon’s son Shane Mcmahon, however Roman Reigns lost this match due to Drew McIntyre’s interference.
- Roman Reigns & The Undertaker win against Shane Mcmahon & Drew McIntyre in Extreme Rule 2019 match.
- In Survivor Series 2019, Roman Reigns was the only survivor in Team Raw vs Team NXT vs Team SmackDown Match.
- He defeated Baron Corwin at Royal Rumble 2020 And he reached Final 2 at the Royal Rumble.
- Bill Goldberg became the new Universal Champion, so Roman Reigns challenged Gold Berg on Friday Night SmackDown for the Universal Championship at WrestleMania 36, although the match could not take place due to Coronavirus & then after He left WWE and Braun Strowman defeated Bill Goldberg to win the Universal Championship. He returned to WWE from Summer Slam 2020 after 6 months.
- Roman Reigns won the Universal Championship again in a payback match in August 2020.
- Roman Reigns has also appeared in films and his first debut film was Countdown which was released in 2016. He played the role of Mateo Hobbs in the movie Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw.
- Roman Reigns gets Braun Strowman the first pinfall at Fastlane 2017, ending WWE Braun Strowman’s streak.
Roman Reigns’ Wretling Debut
|FCW (Florida Championship Wrestling)||2010|
|WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment)||2012|
|Favourite Food||mammoth lobster, Sea Food, Barbacoa, Sushi|
|Favourite Colour||Black & Blue|
|Favourite Electronics Gadget
||Headphones, Smart Phones & laptop|
|Favourite Travel Destination||Australia|
|Favourite Actor||Pierce Brosnan|
|Favourite Movie||The Wolf Of Wall Street|
|Favourite WWE Superstar||Bret Hart|
|Father Name||Sika Anoa’i|
|Mother Name||Patricia Anoa’i|
|Brother Name||Matthew Anoa’i aka Rosey|
|Sister Name||Vanessa Anoa’i, Summer Anoa’i (Half-sister)|
Relationship | Affairs | Girlfriend | Wife Name
|Marriage Date||6 December 2014|
|Marriage Place||Disney’s Castaway Cay (a private island in the Bahamas)|
|Wife Name||Galina Becker|
|Sons||4 (Two Twins, Born in 2016 & 2020)|
|Daughter||Joelle Anoa’i (Born in 2008)|
Roman Reigns Net Worth
According to Forbes Magazine, Roman Range’s salary is $1.2 million. And as of 2021 his net worth is $13 million.