AJ Lee

Professional Wrestler
Born Mar 19, 1987

April Jeanette Mendez is an American professional wrestler. She is signed to WWE, where she goes by the ring name AJ Lee. She served as the General Manager of Raw until 22 October 2012, as she resigned. Mendez enrolled in a wrestling school in March 2007, where she trained for six months before her first official match. In the following years, she performed for several Northeast-based independent promotions including Women Superstars Uncensored (WSU) as Miss April.… Read More

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1987 Birth Born on March 19, 1987.


2005 18 Years Old After graduating from Memorial High School in 2005, Mendez worked several part-time jobs in order to save up the money she needed to both support her family and enroll in wrestling school. … Read More


2007 20 Years Old 1 More Event
Shortly after leaving university, Mendez enrolled in a wrestling school one mile away from her house. She worked full-time to pay the tuition and started training in March 2007 under Jay Lethal.
2008 21 Years Old Miss April joined the New Jersey-based promotion Women Superstars Uncensored (WSU) in October 2008, losing her debut match against Jana.
…  She signed with WWE in 2009 and spent two years in its developmental system, Florida Championship Wrestling, before she was called up to the main roster. Meanwhile, she took part in season three of NXT in 2010 and placed third in the competition. In 2012, Mendez rose to prominence through several storylines, such as relationships with wrestlers who feuded over WWE's world championships, along with a three-month stint as the General Manager of Raw. … Read More
2010 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In February 2010, AJ defeated Serena Mancini to win the Queen of FCW title. … Read More
She held the championship until April 2011, when she lost it to Aksana.
2012 25 Years Old On the January 13, 2012 episode of SmackDown, AJ accompanied Bryan for his title defense against Big Show and during the match, Big Show accidentally collided with AJ, injuring her in the storyline and causing her to be taken out on a stretcher. … Read More
In March 2013, AJ continued her on-screen rivalry with ex-boyfriend Daniel Bryan after they traded insults backstage. … Read More
2014 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In January 2014, AJ became the longest-reigning Divas Champion, surpassing the previous record set by Maryse. … Read More
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