• Born Sean Michael Waltman on July 13 1972 in Minneapolis Minn
  • Joined his school wrestling team but quit as to not have to cut his hair
  • After training under the Molenko’s, he hit the circuit as the Lightning Kid.
  • Wrestled in a number of indy promotions and won the PWA Lightheavyweight Title, PWA Ironhorse TV Title, the GWF Lightheavyweight title and the PWA Tag Team title twice with Jerry Lynn
  • Was injured on Nov 28, 1992 after “The Kamikaze Kid” Bill Wilcox missed a suicide dive and landed on Waltman’s head causing a blood clot near his brain. He was told to never wrestle again. This injury kept him out until 1993.
  • Returned in NJPW to face the likes of Chris Benoit, Eddie Guerrero and Jushin Liger.
  • He would then go on to earn a contract with the WWF. His first match as The Kamikaze Kid was a lost to future topic, Doink the Clown.
  • He quickly became The Cannonball Kid, then simply The Kid.
  • He scored an upset pinfall on Razor Ramon on the May 17 episode of Monday Night Raw, thus becoming The 1–2–3 Kid.
  • After a feud with Razor and Debiase, Razor took him under his wing.
  • He would join Razor’s team at summer slam and ended up as the sole survivors with Marty Jeanetti.
  • They would form a tag team and hold the Tag Titles for a week after beating the Quebecers
  • Would face Brett Hart on July 11, 1994 for his first shot at the WWF Championship
  • Another brief (1 day) tag team title run with Bob Holly at the 1995 Royal Rumble.
  • Would lose on the next night’s raw to the Smoking Gunns
  • He would end up joining the Million Dollar Corporation before leaving the WWE in 1996 to enter rehab.
  • Would join WCW and the NWO as Syxx on September 16 1996.
  • He was called Syxx, because he was the sixth member of the nWo, and six is the sum of numbers in “1–2–3 Kid”
  • His first major angle was against Eddie Guerrero for the US Heavyweight Belt that culminated with a loss at Souled Out in 1996.
  • He would then beat Dean Malenko for the Cruiser weight championship a month later at SuperBrawl 7.
  • He would lose the belt to Chris Jerico that June at a house show.
  • He was injured October of 1997, suffering a back injury
  • Would be fired, by mail, by Eric Bischoff a few weeks later.
  • He would return to Raw a few weeks later as part of Degeneration X after Shawn Michaels was forced to retire after a back injury.
  • Initially returned as the kid but would be changed to X-Pac shortly after
  • He would go back and forth with D-Lo brown winning and losing the European title until finally losing it for good to Shane McMahon.
  • At a rematch with Shane, HHH would turn on him and hit the pedigree.
  • He would then side with the Roaddog against the other members of DX
  • He would go on to team with Kane and had two tag team title reigns until DX would reunite and he would betray Kane.
  • In 2000 he was injured by Y2J after a botched powerbomb
  • He would go on to form X-Factor and join the reformed nWo before being fired by WWE before Summerslam 2002.
  • After leaving WWE he would turn up in TNA as Syxx-Pac where he would have a four year run and would win the X Division Championship. It was during this time that he and girlfriend Chyna shot the adult film “One night in Chyna”
  • He would go on to join MTV’s Wrestling Society X as well as a number of other promotions over the next few years before returning to TNA in January of 2010.
  • He still wrestles indy matches from time to time
  • He also still makes the occasional appearance on WWE TV with DX and the Kliq.
  • Was inducted to the WWE HOF at this year WM as part of DX