Biography / Wiki
From father to uncles, Roman decided to carry forward his family legacy by entering the world of wrestling. He is popularly known by his ring name “Roman Reigns” but his real name is Leati Joseph Anoai. He was born on May 25, 1985, in Pensacola Florida. He became the famous wrestler from the “Samoan family”. Before coming to wrestling, he started his career as a collegiate footballer but in 2008 he took retirement from sports.
Height / Weight / Age
If we talk about the height of Roman as he is WWE Superstar, his height is 191 cm and in feet inches 6’3”. Due to his strong muscles he weighs, 120 kg in Kilograms or 265 lbs in Pounds is his weight. In May 2019, he turned 34 years old. His eye color is hazel and his hair color is black. His body measurement is 52 inches chest, 36 inches waist, and biceps in 20 inches.
Education / Family
Roman was born and grown up into the legendary “American Samoan Anoa’i” family. His father Sika Anoa’i was a professional former wrestler and his mother is Patricia Anoa’i. He attended Pensacola Catholic High School and later went to Escambia High School.
He played football from his high school and has won several inter-school competitions. He became the captain in senior year and the member of “Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Football Team”. He had Matthew Anoa’i aka Rosey died in 2017. He has two sisters Vanessa Anoa’i, Summer Anoa’i who is his half-sister.
|Real Name||Leati Joseph Anoai|
|Nickname||Joe, The Big Dog, The Juggernaut, The Powerhouse, The Guy|
|Birth Place||Pensacola, Floria, USA|
|Date Of Birth||25th May 1985|
|Height||In centimeters – 191 cm
In feet inches – 6’3”
|Weight||In kilograms – 120 kg
In pounds – 265 lbs
|Profession||Wrestler, Former Gridiron Footballer|
|School||Pensacola Catholic High School, Pensacola, Florida
Escambia High School, Escambia County, Florida
|College||Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia|
|Home Town||Pensacola, Floria, USA|
|Debut||NFL – 2007
FCW – 2010
NXT – 2012
WWE – 2012
|Fathers Name||Sika Anoa’i (Former Wrestler)
|Mothers Name||Patricia Anoa’i
|Brothers||Matthew Anoa’i aka Rosey (Wrestler, Died in 2017)|
|Sister||Vanessa Anoa’I, Summer Anoa’i (Half-sister)|
Career / Fashion And Style
On December 8, 2014, he appeared on television in the episode of RAW.His development deal with “WWE” in 2012 and became the part of its “Development Territory Florida Championship Wrestling” with the ring name “Leakee”. His career turning point was when he made ‘The Shield’ along with Dean Ambrose and Seth Rollins.
In the beginning, he lost his debut FCW match. He won his first match against Fahd Rakman. After the rebranding of FCW to NXT, he changed his ring name to “Roman Reigns”.
To become number one contender he challenged Rusev for “WWE Universal Championship”. He was starred in American action films like “Countdown” and “Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw”.
Awards And Honours
|WWE World Championship||4 Times Winner|
|WWE||Breakout Star of the Year
Feat of Strength of the Year
Faction of the Year
|FCW/NXT||FCW Florida Tag Team Championship|
|American Football||Defensive Player of the Year by the Pensacola News Journal
Earned first-team All-ACC honors
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
He married his girlfriend Galina Becker in 2014. He has two twin sons and one daughter.
|Girlfriends||Galina Becker (Fitness Model)
|Wife||Galina Becker (2014-present)
|Children||Sons – two (twins, born in 2017)
Daughter – Joelle Anoa’i (born in 2008)
Here we are providing you the list of his favourite things.
|Favourite Beverage||Monster Energy|
|Favourite WWE Superstar’s||Bret Hart|
|Favourite Actor||Pierce Brosnan|
|Favourite Film||The Wolf of Wall Street|
|Favourite American Football Team||Green Bay Packers|
|Favourite Apps||GTA 5 – Grand Theft Auto V, Counter-Strike, Clash of Clans, Starcraft, Clash Royale|
Some Interesting Facts About Roman Reigns
- With a huge legacy of professional wrestlers, Roman was born into the legendary American Samoan Anoa’i family.
- His father is a WWE “Hall of fame” and a member of the WWF tag team “The Wild Samoans”.
- Since childhood, he was fascinated by American Football and was a standout player in high school.
- At high school, he did 120 tackles, 12 tackles, and 6 forced fumbles.
- In 2007, he bid farewell to a football career, he decided to make his career in wrestling to carry forward his family legacy.
- He was trained by his father and uncle, later by the crew at Florida Championship Wrestling.
- He signed a developmental contract with WWE in 2010 with the ring name “Leakee”.
- His hobbies are playing American football and traveling.
- Approximately his salary is $4.3 million a year.
- His car collection included Lamborghini Huracan, Range Rover, Mercedes Benz SUV, Toyota Fortune.
- He has a traditional Samoan tribal tattoo from the right sleeve to the right chest.
- His elder brother starred in the TV reality show “Fat March”. He was a WWE superstar from 2002 to 2006.
- Rosey, his elder brother died on 17th April 2017, due to congestive heart failure.
- His signature moves are Spear, Superman Punch, Samoan Drop, Multiple Corner Clotheslines, and Running Apron Dropkick.
- His theme song is “The Truth Reigns” by Jim Johnston.
- From the wrestling expert, Dave Meltzer, he received 4.5 ratings for his debut match at TLC 2012.