Wiki, Salary, Boyfriend and Personal information of Kofi Kingston
About/Bio/Wiki of Kofi Kingston
|Name||Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensaht|
|Nickname||The Dreadlocked Dynamo|
Kofi Nahaje Kingston
|Date of Birth||14 August 1981|
|Birth Place||Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana|
Boston College, Massachusetts, U.S.
Degree in Communications
|Marriage Date||September 11, 2010|
Father- Kwasi Sarkodie-Mensah
Mother- Elizabeth Sarkodie-Mensah
Brother- Kwame Sarkodie-Mensah
Sister- Nana Akua Sarkodie-Mensah
Career and Awards
ECW: January 22, 2008
Ohio Valley Wrestling
Trouble in Paradise
Lifestyle and Hobbies
|Hobbies||Reading comic books, playing videos games|
|Tattoos||Notably, the ones running along his spine represent his African pride.|
|Favorite Destination||Ithaca, New York|
|Favorite Sports Teams||New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Boston Celtics|
|Favorite Wrestler(s)||Shawn Michaels|
|Favorite Song||All The Way Up by Fat Joe|
|Net Worth||$3 Million|
Controversies of Kofi Kingston:
According to wrestler Chris Jericho’s book, The Best In The World, Kofi Kingston once got into a real brawl with ‘the Boss’, Vince McMahon, while on a plane. Post the fight, instead of being angry, Vince realized his mistake and praised the wrestler, who stood up for himself.
Does Kofi Kingston smoke? Not Known
Does Kofi Kingston drink alcohol? Yes
Facts and News related to Kofi Kingston:
- Kofi Kingston began his career at the independent circuit. However, unlike other WWE stars who have to struggle a lot to make it to the WWE, Kofi was hired by the company within a few months after his debut.
- In his first main roster match, Kofi Kingston defeated Chris Jericho for the Intercontinental Championship, thereby becoming the first ever ‘Ghanaian wrestler’ to hold a championship in the WWE.
- Kofi Kingston is an expert in Brazilian martial art of ‘Capoeira’. Notably, ‘Capoeira’ requires a lot of agility in order to take out opponents with various spin kicks while distracting them with flips.
- For around 7 years, Kofi was ‘advertised’ as a Jamaican. However, when Ghana, progressed in the FIFA World Cup in 2014, WWE wasted no time in flaunting his Ghanaian ancestry.
- Royal Rumble stands a testimony to Kofi’s skills, as he pulls off something unbelievable everytime he steps in the PPV ‘main event’. A polite reminder- for a wrestler to be eliminated from the Royal Rumble Battle Royal match, he should be thrown off the top rope and both his feet should touch the ground.
- He loves sporting tattoos and has quite ‘a few’ on his body. Notably, the ones running along his spine represent his African pride.
- Kofi is a very close friend of former WWE superstar, CM Punk
Image Credit: WWE