Father: His name was Ernest. The man passed away ofcomplications caused by diabetes when Mark turned 12.
Mother: Her name was Barbara Jean. The woman has always supported her son during his climb toprestigious wrestling titles. Unfortunately, she also died.
Siblings: Mark has a senior brother whose name is Pat. They havea cousin named Kevin Henry who is an ex-player of Pittsburgh Steelers.
Husbands and kids: His spouse is named Jana Perry. The happy couple has aboy Jacob and a girl Joanna.
Sexual orientation: straight.
The giant sportsman has been a family man since 2005.
The man’s fortune goes way beyond $4 million.
Place of living: Together with his family, Mark currently resides in Austin, Texas.
Cars: One the cars he drives is a Hummer. He gained the large auto when winning in the Arnold Strongman Classic.
What big stars has he defeated?
It seems that no one can win in the match against Mark Henry. The giant defeated even such large men as Big Show, Shawn Michaels, Kane, and The Undertaker.
When did he get interested in powerlifting?
His passion for this kind of sports started during his school years. In 1990, Mark got the National High Scholl Powerlifting Championship.
What was the start of his climb to the stardom?
Everything started with his performance at the Summer Olympics back in 1992. He was a participant of the competitions in powerlifting. In three years, the man managed to earn three medals in this kind of sports at the Pan American Games.
When did he ink the prolific deal with WWE?
His success in weightlifting was noticed by WWE. It was in 1996 when the man signed the first contract with the promotion. His cooperation with WWE had lasted for about 21 years.