The Great Khali Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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The Great Khali (Dalip Singh Rana, Khali)

Last Updated: 11 Aug, 2023 | Views: 429

Age: 51

Profession: Wrestler

Other Profession(s): Actor

Famous For: First Indian-born World Heavyweight Champion

The Great Khali Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
27 Aug, 1972 (51 Years 10 Months 17 Days)

Birth Country
India

Birth State/Province
Himachal Pradesh

Birth District
Sirmaur

Birth Place
Dhiraina

Birth Sign
Virgo

Religion
Hinduism

Nationalities
Indian

The Great Khali Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):
Dalip Singh Rana is an Indian-American wrestler, actor, and promoter. He is popular by the name "The Great Khali." World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is his current company. The Great Khali has been his most prominent ring name throughout his 17-year career. After growing up in a humble family, Rana first did odd jobs to make ends meet before joining the Punjab State Police. His wrestling skills were honed at the gym, where he worked out in his free time. A specialist wrestling training program and better opportunities brought him to the US. Multiple promotions soon caught his attention as he had a 2.16 m frame. After training with the California-based company APW, he gained additional experience with the World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW). 
 
Career:
1999: Dalip Singh Rana was accepted as a trainee into the All Pro Wrestling (APW) boot camp after he migrated to the US.
2000: Giant Singh made his professional wrestling debut, teaming up with Tony Jones in a match against West Side Playaz in October 2000.
On May 28, 2001: During training with Brian Ong, Singh was training. 
In 2001, Rana was signed by WCW after relocating to San Francisco. He was cut short by WWE owner Vince McMahon's purchase of the promotion.
In January 2006: Khali signed with WWE, and was sent to Georgia-based promotion Deep South Wrestling (DSW).
On May 21, 2006: At the 'Judgment Day' pay-per-view event, Khali defeated The Undertaker comprehensively.
In May 2011: he was back as the menacing giant gimmick.
 
Awards:
A former 'World Heavyweight Champion' of the WWE, the Great Khali. The belt was presented to him on July 17, 2007, after he won a 20-man battle royal. On July 20, 'SmackDown' aired.
The 'Slammy Award' was given to him for the '"Damn! Moment of the Year' for his work on the Kali Kiss Cam in 2008.

The Great Khali Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 221 cm
In Meters 2.21 m
In feet Inches 7'3"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 190 Kg
In Pounds 420 lbs

Body Measurements (Approx.)
Chest 63 inches
Waist 46 inches
Biceps 25 inches

Eye Color
Brown

Hair Color
Black

The Great Khali Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Jwala Ram

Mother's Name
Tandi Devi

Spouse
Harminder Kaur

Daughter(s)
Avleen

The Great Khali Social Media, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter

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