50-year-old Shane McMahon is more than just WWE CEO Vince McMahon's son

Updated: Jan 15, 2020, 13:30 | Shawn.Dsouza
  • Shane McMahon

    Shane McMahon, born January 15, 1970, is a professional wrestler and businessman and is the son of WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. Shane McMahon has a sister, Stephanie McMahon, who is the Chief Branding Officer of WWE. Shane's brother-in-law Triple H is the Executive Vice President of Talent, Live Events and Creative at WWE.

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  • Shane McMahon

    Shane McMahon is very well-known for his wrestling talent and high-flying ability to perform death-defying stunts such as Coast-To-Coast and Leap of Faith. Shane McMahon has the nickname 'Shane O Mac'

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  • Shane McMahon, Triple H, Ric Flair

    Shane began working at WWE at the age of 15. Before becoming a WWE wrestler, Shane was a  referee, producer and an announcer.

    In picture: Shane McMahon with Triple H, Ric Flair and the latter's wife Wendy

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  • Shane McMahon

    In 1998, Shane McMahon was part of WWE factions such as The Corporation and The Corporate Ministry. Shane McMahon entered his first WrestleMania match at WrestleMania 15 and successfully defended his European title against X-Pac.

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  • Shane McMahon, Paige

    After a hiatus, in 2001, Shane McMahon returned to WWE and formed the Alliance - a reply to his father Vince McMahon's company WWE. Thus began their feud.

    In picture: Shane McMahon with former WWE wrestler Paige

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  • Shane McMahon

    At WrestleMania 17, Shane McMahon defeated his father Vince McMahon in a Street Fight match. Shane McMahon went to make on-off appearances between 2003 to 2005.

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  • Shane McMahon, Chyna

    In 2006, Shane McMahon made his return and starting feuding with Shawn Michaels with his father Vince, by his side. At Backlash, Shane and Vince face Shawn Michaels in a handicap match and won.

    In picture: Shane McMahon with later WWE superstar Chyna

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  • Shane McMahon, Daniel Bryan

    The McMahons then began to feud with Triple H and Shawn Michaels, mainly known as D-Generation X.

    In picture: Shane McMahon with WWE superstar Daniel Bryan

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  • Shane McMahon

    Shane McMahon went on a sabbatical in 2009 and announced his resignation from WWE.

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  • Shane McMahon, The Undertaker

    Seven years later, Shane McMahon made an iconic comeback to WWE in 2016, looking to take control of WWE Raw.

    In picture: Shane McMahon in his match vs Undertaker

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  • Shane McMahon, The Undertaker

    Shane McMahon then faced The Undertaker in a high-profile match at WrestleMania 32 but lost. He later went on to become the Commissioner of SmackDown. In 2017, Shane McMahon faced Kevin Owens in the main event at Hell In A Cell - his first pay-per-view main event since 2001. Shane lost the match.

    In picture: Shane McMahon in his match vs Undertaker

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  • Shane McMahon

    Shawn McMahon is married to Marissa Mazzola and the couple have three sons.

    In picture: Shane McMahon with his three sons

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  • Shane McMahon, Drew McIntyre

    Shane McMahon is a one-time European Champion, WWE Hardcore champion, one-time SmackDown tag team champion and winner of the first-ever WWE World Cup.

    In picture: Shane McMahon with Drew McIntyre

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  • Shane McMahon

    Shane McMahon appeared in the documentary Beyond The Mat and also made a cameo in the 2002 film Rollerball. In 2019, Shane appeared on the television show NCIS: Los Angeles.

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About The Gallery

Shane McMahon, WWE's minority owner and son of CEO and chairman Vince McMahon, celebrates his 50th birthday today. Shane McMahon has come a long way in WWE as a wrestler and then COO to the vice-chairman of Seven Stars Cloud Group. We take a look at his journey in WWE. Pictures Courtesy/ Shane McMahon's Instagram