The Undertaker

Professional Wrestler
Born Mar 24, 1965

Mark William Calaway is an American professional wrestler better known by his ring name The Undertaker. He is signed to WWE and is the company's most tenured performer, and he is the only remaining active competitor from the very first episode of WWE Raw in 1993. Calaway began his wrestling career with World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW) in 1984. He joined World Championship Wrestling (WCW) as "Mean" Mark Callous in 1989.… Read More

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    Bleacher Report - Mar 05, 2012
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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of The Undertaker.


1965 Birth Born on March 24, 1965.


1983 18 Years Old He graduated in 1983 and began studying at Angelina College in Lufkin, Texas on a basketball scholarship.
1984 19 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Calaway began his wrestling career with World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW) in 1984.


1985 - 1988 3 More Events
After wrestling for World Championship Wrestling (WCW) as "Mean" Mark Callous from 1989 to 1990, he signed with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE) in 1990. … Read More
Callous was promptly drafted into The Skyscrapers tag team to replace a legitimate injured Sid Vicious, and he made his debut on January 3, 1990 in a match later televised against Agent Steel and Randy Harris. … Read More
1991 26 Years Old 1 More Event
Since unseating Hulk Hogan as WWF World Heavyweight Champion in 1991, The Undertaker has been involved in various pivotal storylines and matches within WWE history. … Read More
In February 1992, The Undertaker's ally Jake "The Snake" Roberts tried to attack "Macho Man" Randy Savage's manager/wife Miss Elizabeth with a steel chair when Undertaker stopped him, becoming a fan favorite for the first time.
1993 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Also in this time, he headlined the first episode of Monday Night Raw on January 11, 1993 with a victory over Damien Demento. … Read More
1994 29 Years Old His rivalry with Yokozuna culminated in a WWF World Heavyweight Championship casket match at the Royal Rumble in January 1994. … Read More


1995 - 1996 2 More Events
1997 32 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He then moved on to feud with Vader, whom he faced in January 1997 at 1997 Royal Rumble in a singles match, which Undertaker lost after Bearer interfered on behalf of his new protégé. … Read More
1998 33 Years Old After building up to his second villainous run in the latter part of 1998, The Undertaker introduced an updated version of his Deadman identity by January 1999 — the dark priest who in the initial period of this persona reigned over a stable known as The Ministry of Darkness. … Read More
2000 35 Years Old 1 More Event
By his return in May 2000, The Undertaker had taken on a drastically different identity from before, as he abandoned the somber mortician-themed attires, his funeral dirge ring music, allusions to the supernatural, and the accompanying morbid theatrics. … Read More
2001 - 2002 2 More Events
2003 38 Years Old The Undertaker took a break after The Big Show threw him off the stage, sparking a feud. The Undertaker returned at the Royal Rumble in January 2003. … Read More


2005 - 2006 3 More Events
…  The two continued to feud into 2007 as Kennedy cost The Undertaker two World Heavyweight Championship opportunities for a championship match at the Royal Rumble.
2008 - 2012 4 More Events
2013 48 Years Old 1 More Event
The Undertaker's next television appearance was on Old School Raw on March 4, 2013, where he opened the show by performing his signature entrance. … Read More
2014 49 Years Old 1 More Event
On the February 24, 2014 episode of Raw, The Undertaker returned to confront Brock Lesnar and accepted his challenge for a match at WrestleMania XXX. … Read More


2015 50 Years Old In February 2015, Bray Wyatt began a series of cryptic promos which led to Fastlane, where Wyatt challenged Undertaker to a match at WrestleMania 31, which Undertaker accepted. … Read More
2016 51 Years Old 1 More Event
On the February 22, 2016 episode of Raw, Vince McMahon placed his son Shane McMahon, who returned to WWE for the first time since 2009, in a Hell in a Cell match at WrestleMania 32 against The Undertaker with the stipulation that if Shane wins, he gains control of Raw. … Read More
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