Steve Austin born Steven James Anderson ; December 18, ; later Steven James Williams , better known by the ring name Stone Cold Steve Austin , is an American actor, producer, television and podcast host, and retired professional wrestler. Austin enjoyed a successful career as "Stunning" Steve Austin in World Championship Wrestling WCW from to , using the character of a handsome man who relied on his good looks and flowing blonde hair. The following year, having grown a goatee and shaved his head due to going bald, he was repackaged as "Stone Cold" Steve Austin; after this character change, he gained significant mainstream popularity as a brash, vulgar, beer-drinking antihero who routinely defied the establishment and his boss, WWE chairman Vince McMahon. He also introduced the long-standing "What? Austin held 19 championships throughout his wrestling career. He was also the winner of the King of the Ring tournament and the , , and Royal Rumbles , making him the only three-time Royal Rumble winner.
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Stone Cold Steve Austin’s WWE career
His persona and often anti-establishment antics helped him become a crowd favorite and one of the biggest superstars that the WWE has ever had. With that in hindsight, Austin made one choice that he believes was the biggest mistake he made during his career. He had drawn a great deal of support from the fans regardless if he was a babyface or heel as his vulgar along with his beer-drinking paired with is antihero character lifted him to great heights. However, there were a few slip-ups during that path that has Austin still regretting one decision he made. That garnered him plenty of drawing power in the ring with the ability to help raise his opponents to grander popularity. However, there was one situation involving an upcoming star in Brock Lesnar that Austin still regrets not allowing himself to lose to him. Then, all of a sudden, I get the creative that they want me to do the favors for Brock in a non-advertised, qualifying match for some bull—- thing. And with no buildup? But that walk out was still total stupidity and hard-headedness on my part.
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