Diamond Dallas Page Biography

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Date of Birth 1956-04-05
Nationality American
Profession Wrestler, Actor, Author
Marital Status Divorced
Married to Kimberly
Married on July 03, 2004
Children Brittany Page
Name on Birth Page Joseph Falkinburg, Jr.
Ring Name(s) Diamond Dallas Page
Height 6'5"
Nick Name Dallas Page
Place of Birth Point Pleasant, New Jersey

Diamond Dallas Page is nicknamed for Dallas Page, who is an American retired professional wrestler. Beside to his wrestling, he has been linked to fitness instructor and actor. He has been best known for his tenures with WCW. In the course of his wrestling career, he has spent nearly two decades. During his two decades of journey in wrestling, he has wrestled for mainstream wrestling promotions World Championship Wrestling (WCW), the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE), and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA). Since he stepped in wrestling field in 1988, as a manager in the American Wrestling Association, there he worked for nine months before signing with WCW in 1991. From 1991, he continued to work as manager till late 1991, then after that he decided to be a wrestler. Eventually over a decade in WCW, Page became a three-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion, two-time WCW United States Champion, four-time WCW World Tag Team Champion and one-time WCW World Television Champion. He is the fourth WCW Triple Crown Champion.

Dallas was born on April 5, 1956 in Point Pleasant, New Jersey as Page Joseph Falkinburg to mother Sylvia and Page Joseph Falkinburg, Sr.. He is the oldest of three children in his family. Page was raised by his father during his early years, after his parents divorced. He has been named as Dallas by his parents due to the love of the Dallas Cowboys. Page lived with his father from the ages of three to eight. His father took him, at eight years old, to live with his grandmother, who raised him. Page admitted in his autobiography he is dyslexic. e had many challenges hit him throughout his childhood and educational years. DDP attended St. Joseph's High School (now Monsignor Donovan High School) in Toms River, New Jersey) for his freshman and second years, spending his first season on the JV basketball team and making the varsity squad as a sophomore. He transferred to Point Pleasant Boro High School in Point Pleasant, where he was a star basketball player with the Point Pleasant Boro High School Panthers.

He has been named as the fountain for youth,  he has been known for his lanky and athletic nature. When he was 12 years old, he was hit by a car darting through traffic  on his way to school. doctor had suggested him not to step in sports but he was so determined that he went against doctor’s advice, he picked up a new sport and became a star basketball player in high school and he later went to play collegiate ball.

During his fourteen year career, he captivated audiences and became a three-time world champion.  Highly publicized and financially successful pay-per view and network feuds with wrestling giants such as Randy “Macho Man” Savage, Hulk Hogan and Bill Goldberg became legendary for hardcore wrestling fans, but Diamond Dallas Page also was able to bridge the gap between sports entertainment wrestling…and mainstream entertainment.  As networks, actors and professional athletes became more interested in the fan base and ratings that professional wrestling was attracting, Diamond Dallas Page became the unlikely tag team partner of late-night talk show host Jay Leno, basketball great Karl Malone and movie star David Arquette.  Those pay-per-view and charity match appearances versus Hollywood Hulk Hogan and perennial” bad boy” Dennis Rodman are memorable to both fans and non-fans alike.

Film and television actor and personality Dallas Page has been entertaining millions of fans for over 20 years. The athletic, 52 year-old Page knew at an early age that he was born to entertain. He has been known as also a great author, he has written Yoga for Regular Guys Workout after recovering from ruptures to his L4/L5 discs in 1998 and also after discovering the health benefits of yoga. This enthusiastic personality has accumulated total net worth amount of $2 million dollars.

Dallas got married to the beautiful lady named Kimberly in July 3, 2004. Their relation lasted for a year, they ended their relation with divorce in December 2005. At present he has a daughter named, Brittany Page. She was born on 1987 and by now she is also a DDP Yoga instructor. Recently in August 2014 New York Times has made an article describing Dallas being engaged to a woman named Brenda Nair of Smyrna, Georgia.