Facts of Kofi Kingston
|Full Name:||Kofi Kingston|
|Age:||39 years 0 months|
|Birth Date:||August 14, 1981|
|Birth Place:||Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana|
|Net Worth:||$3 million|
|Height / How tall :||6 feet 0 inches (1.83m)|
|Father's Name:||Kwasi Sarkodie-Mensah|
|Mother's Name:||Elizabeth Sarkodie-Mensah|
|Education:||Winchester High School|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Sagittarius, Gemini, Aries|
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Relationship Statistics of Kofi Kingston
|What is Kofi Kingston marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Kofi Kingston get married ? (married date):||September 11, 2010|
|How many children does Kofi Kingston have ? (name):||Two (Orion Kingsley, Khi Sarkodie)|
|Is Kofi Kingston having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Kofi Kingston gay ?:||No|
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Kofi Kingston’s current relationship status is married.
The wrestler is married to model-actress Kori Campfield. The couple married on September 11, 2010, in a private ceremony. The marriage was between his close friends and family.
The couple welcomed their first child, Orion Kingsley born in April 2016, and in 2013 they were blessed with their second child, Khi Sarkodie.
Who is Kofi Kingston?
Kofi Kingston is a Ghanaian-American professional wrestler.
He is most popular for his performances under the Word Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and also holds the title as the WWE Champion.
Kofi Kingston: Age, Parent, Siblings, Ethnicity
Kofi was born on August 14, 1981, as Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah. He was born in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana. Kofi spent most of his childhood growing in Winchester, Massachusetts.
He is the son of Kwasi Sarkodie-Mensah and Elizabeth Sarkodie-Mensah. His father was a librarian at the University. His family migrated to the United States when he was three years old.
Kingston’s siblings are Kwame Sarkodie-Mensah (brother), and Nana Akua Sarkodie-Mensa (sister). Sadly, his sister Nana passed away in 2015.
Kofi holds a Ghanaian American nationality and his ethnicity is Afro American. Ever since he was a kid, he has his interest in wrestling. So he gave up his corporate job to follow his dream.
Kofi attended the Winchester High School, Massachusetts for his secondary education. Later he studied Boston College and earned a graduate degree in communication.
Kofi Kingston: Career, Professional life
First WWE Match
In September 2006, Kofi Kingston signed with WWE and was assigned to Deep South Wrestling (DSW). He made his official WWE debut as Kofi Nahaje Kingston in a defeated match against Montel Vontavious Porter.
Kofi started his official debut in professional wrestling in 2006 when he faced Tony Omega on February 24 at Chaotic Wrestling.
His performance was soo good that he was invited to Atlanta to Deep South Wrestling (DSW). After a year in Sep 2006, he signed a contract with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) assigning to DSW.
In 2007, he worked in Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) for the rest of his year. Likely, he was undefeated in singles competition in ECW but lost a game against Shelton Benjamin in 2008.
In August 2011, Kingston fought with his tag team partner Evan Bourne against David Otunga and Michael McGillicutty and won the WWE Tag Team Championship. Since then, he won various matches established as one of the superstar wrestlers in the arena.
In 2012, Kingston defeated Miz twice and won the Intercontinental Championship. On SmackDown, he defeated Damien Sandow to retain the Intercontinental Championship.
Moreover, Kingston joined the Royal Rumble match for WWE World Heavyweight Championship but was defeated by Chris Jericho. In the 2016 WWE draft, he, along with Xavier Woods and Big E (the New Day), became the longest-reigning WWE Tag Team Champions in history.
Kofi has several signature moves and has finishing moves. His famous signature styles include Double backhand chop, Double foot stomp, Flying forearm smash, Pendulum kick, and Somersault plancha. And his finishing moves include Trouble in Paradise (Jumping corkscrew roundhouse kick and S.O.S.
This wrestler won the ‘WWE Intercontinental Championship’ four times and the ‘WWE US Championship’ three times.
He also won the ‘WWE Raw Tag Team Championship’ four times. Also, he has won the prestigious ‘Slammy Award.
Apart from the broadcast of his wrestling matches, he made his TV show debut as ‘Himself’ on Ghost Hunters in 2010.
In 2012, Kingston guest-starred in an episode of Disney XD’s Kickin’ It.
Kofi Kingston: Salary, Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Kofi is around $3 million and his salary is around $5ooK per annum as of 2019.
The average salary of other wrestlers in WWE is around $250k and the highest paid wrestlers are paid as high as $10 million.
His prime source of earning is WWE career, Ads, and some brand promotion.
Kofi Kingston: Rumor, Controversy
Before, his marriage, there were different rumors about him dating various girls. His name was linked with many female wrestlers and was also spotted with them in different parties and clubs.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight
Kofi Kingston has an athletic built body with a measurement of 43-15-30 inches (Chest-Biceps-Waist) respectively. He stands tall with a height of 6 ft (183 cm).
Likely, he has a weight of 96 kg (211.5 lbs). He has black colored hair with a dark brown pair of eyes.
Kofi is active on Instagram with more than 1M followers and around 2.5M followers on Twitter. Likely, he holds more than 3.5 million followers on Facebook.
Using the nickname Mr. 24/7, Kingston used to appear on Xavier Wood’s YouTube channel UpUpDownDown in the past.