AJ Styles is a renowned professional wrestler who has worked and won a major title in every wrestling rings around the world. The high flying AJ is also among one of the highest paid wrestlers. Currently, he is making money for WWE.
Styles was born on 2nd June 1977 in Jacksonville, North Carolina as Allen Neal Jones. His family was poor, and they struggled to eat two times daily. Plus his dad who was an alcoholic and used to beat AJ regularly. AJ didn’t grow up admiring wrestling and wanted to be a football or baseball player.
During college, many of AJ friends were into wrestling, hence he decided to give it a shot. The first professional appearance as a professional wrestler came in 1998. He fooled around in independent rings before WCW offered him a contract. Then he worked his way through Ring of Honor, Japanese pro-wrestling league, and finally landed in TNA.
AJ was one of the stars of TNA and won many titles during his time in TNA. Then in Royal Rumble 2016, AJ made his debut in WWE. He was an instant hit, fans liked him and he the perfect guy. AJ styles appear majority on Smackdown and already won ‘WWE championship’ and has feuded with ‘John Cena’ and ‘Randy Ortan’.
AJ Styles Award and Achievements:
Styles was a three-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion, two time TNA World Heavyweight Champion, and six-time TNA X Division Champion, 2 times WWE champion. He is the only wrestler to lift the major title in ROH, Japan, TNA, and WWE.
AJ styles personal life is very surprising. He is a devoted Christian which is odd to find in the wrestling community. He married his school teacher Wendy in 2000. The two are together since then and have four kids together. AJ styles kids are Ajay Covell Jones, Avery Jones, Albey Jones, and Anney Jones.
His fortune is amassed from a lot of competition win around the world. He has also been on the cover of many wrestling games. He was a high paid wrestler both in TNA and WWE. His net worth is estimated to be around 6$ million.