Johnson, Dwayne Douglas
1972 - Born on the 2nd of May in Hayward, California. Dwayne Johnson was the first third-generation wrestler in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE). His maternal grandfather was wrestler "High Chief" Peter Maivia, and his father is wrestler Rocky Johnson. 1990 - Johnson was a part of the Hurricanes NCAA National Championship team. 1996 - When he moved up to the WWF, he combined his father's and grandfather's names and wrestled as "Rocky Maivia". 1997 - Married his wife, Dany Garcia, a financial planner on the 3rd of May. 2000 - He had a tiny role in a flop called "Longshot". 2001 - Made a more auspicious debut as the Scorpion King in Brendan Fraser's lukewarm sequel "The Mummy Returns". 2002 - He starred in movie "The Scorpion King". 2004 - His success has been such that The Rock didn't renew his WWF contract when it lapsed. - He starred in the movie "Walking Tall". 2005-2006 - He appeared in the movies, "Gridiron Gang" and "Doom".
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