Cody Rhodes: Wiki, Bio, Career, Achievements, Wife & Networth
Cody Rhodes enjoyed a successful wrestling career during high school. As a sophomore, he finished 6th in his division and went on to win the Georgia state tournament in 2003 during his senior year.
Cody Garrett Runnels Rhodes (born June 30, 1985 in Charlotte, North Carolina, United States) is a professional wrestler currently signed to WWE.
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Cody Rhodes wiki
|Name||Cody Garrett Runnels Rhodes|
|DOB||30 June 1985, 37 years|
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Cody Rhodes bio
Cody Rhodes was born to Virgin Runnels (The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes and his wife Michelle. From their first marriage, he has three siblings: Dustin (Goldust), sister Teil Gergel and godson Magnum T.A. Cody is also the nephew of former professional wrestlers Jerry Sags and Fred Ottman as well as godson of Magnum T.A.
Cody enjoyed a prestigious wrestling career during high school, where he finished sixth in his division as a sophomore. Additionally, he won the Georgia state tournament in 2003 and went on to become its champion during his senior year. Originally set on attending Penn State University for college wrestling, Cody ultimately chose to pursue professional wrestling instead.
Cody Rhodes in WWE
Rhodes made his WWE debut on July 2, 2007 during a backstage segment involving his father Dusty Rhodes and Randy Orton. Afterward, he became involved in an ongoing storyline against Orton but ultimately fell short during their inaugural match.
He then started feuding with Hardcore Holly and lost three consecutive matches to him. Rhodes earned Holly’s respect as they formed a tag team and began taking on other teams.
At Survivor Series, Rhodes got his first on-screen title shot against Tag Team Champions Lance Cade and Trevor Murdoch; however, they were unsuccessful.
On Raw 15th Anniversary special episode in 2007, Rhodes along with Holly finally defeated Lance Cade and Trevor Murdoch to secure the World Tag Team Championship!
In 2008, Rhodes and Ted Dibiase formed the Legacy stable with Randy Orton to help Orton win the Royal Rumble match of 2009. As part of this group, Rhodes participated in the match until it reached the final three before being eliminated by Triple H.
Cody then became involved in an angle between Orton and the McMahon family, where they helped Orton attack Vince, Shane and Triple H. His involvement in such high-level feuds propelled him to main event status; Rhodes won the Intercontinental Championship in 2011 by defeating Ezekiel Jackson.
In 2012, Rhodes joined forces with Damien Sandow and launched an attack against Tag Team Champions Team Hell No (Daniel Bryan and Kane). These individuals would become known as the “Rhodes Scholars”.
Cody Rhodes WWE Achievements
- WWE Intercontinental Championship two times
- WWE Tag Team Championship 3 times with Drew McIntyre (1) and Goldust (2)
- Hardcore Holly (1) and Ted DiBiase (2) were three-time World Tag Team Championship champions.
- WWE Tag Team Championship No. 1 Contender’s Tournament (2012) with Damian Sandow
- Two Awards Winners in Slammy Tournament History
Cody Rhodes’ Wife
In September 2013, Rhodes wed fellow professional wrestler Brandi Reed (Rhodes). She is an acclaimed professional wrestler, ring announcer, model, businesswoman, civil rights advocate and television personality; plus she served as Chief Brand Officer of All Elite Wrestling (AEW), where she also performed as a wrestler.
As of 2023, his net worth is estimated to be approximately $4 million; however, this number could range anywhere from 3 to 8 million.