Kelly Kelly is a former professional wrestler and model from the United States. Barbara Blank Coba is her birth name. Barbie Blank is her professional name and name on social media. If you are a fan of the attitude era of WWE then Kelly Kelly is so familiar name for you.
Kelly Kelly is the only diva from WWE to grace the Maxim magazine cover. She appeared on its coverage in December 2011. Kelly has transformed a lot since she left wrestling and if you have not seen her images in the past few years then you may not recognize her in the first place.
Kelly Kelly is the ring name of this feisty girl. At the age of 19, she became the WWE’s youngest Diva and also won the WWE Divas Championship.
Age, parents, siblings, family, ethnicity, and nationality
Kelly was born in Jacksonville, Florida on January 15, 1987. Her nationality is American, and she is Jewish.
She is the daughter of Ron Blank, a Jewish father, and Robin Blank, a Christian mother. She had been a WWE fan since she was a child. Her favourite WWE wrestler is Stone Cold Steve Austin.
Blank was also interested in gymnastics, which she pursued for ten years. Due to an accident, she was forced to discontinue gymnastics and joined cheerleading.
Barbara Blank Coba Biography
|Real Name||Barbara Blank Coba|
|Full Name||Kelly Kelly|
|Date of birth||March 4, 1987|
|Place of Birth||Florida, USA|
|Net Worth||$4 million|
|Salary||$285,000 per year|
|Height / how tall||5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)|
|Profession||Model and retired professional fighter|
|Father’s name||Ron Blank|
|Mother’s name||Robin Blank|
|Education||Graduated in Broadcast Journalism|
|Hair Color||Blond dyed|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Bra Size||37 inches|
|Hip Size||36 inches|
|Lucky Color||Sea Green|
|What is Kelly Kelly’s marital status?||Married|
|When did Kelly Kelly get married? (wedding date)||February 17th, 2016|
|How many children does Kelly Kelly have? (name)||None|
|Is Kelly Kelly having a relationship affair?||No|
|Is Kelly Kelly a lesbian?||No|
|Who is Kelly Kelly’s husband?||Sheldon Souray|
Kelly Kelly: Education, High School / University
She majored in broadcast journalism before joining WWE and worked as an anchor on numerous TV shows. She has also walked the runways for Venus Swimwear and Hawaiian Tropic.
Kelly Kelly’s professional and personal life
Blank was offered a contract and invited to Ohio Valley Wrestling while modeling in 2006. At the age of 19, she became the WWE’s youngest Diva by making her debut for ECW.
Her name was changed from Barbara Blank to Kelly but later Vince McMahan renamed her as Kelly Kelly.
She began her career as a ring announcer and referee. She later began her professional wrestling career. She fought in a number of matches before switching to the Raw brand in 2008. She lost a match where she was part of a five diva team in Backlash pay-per-view.
Kelly challenged the WWE Divas Championship on three occasions the next year but was unsuccessful each time.
In early 2010, she made the switch to SmackDown. Her debut match for Smackdown was against Layla and Jillian Hall partnering with Mickie James and she emerged victorious in her debut match for the brand.
She quickly became embroiled in a bitter quarrel with Beth Phoenix, facing her in singles and tag team matches with different partners like Mickie James and Candice Michelle.
She once again challenged LayCool for the WWE Women’s Championship, however, she was unable to win the championship.
Kelly returned to Raw in April 2011 and won the WWE Divas Championship for the first time the following month. After four months, she was dethroned as WWE Divas Champion by Beth Phoenix.
Her WWE contract expired in September 2012, and she was released. She then began playing on the independent circuit. She made an appearance in the video clip Play at Me.
Kelly Kelly in Extreme exposé
Kelly Kelly was the youngest of the professional wrestlers who began appearing in ECW in 2006. Especially for her, the show used to feature an extreme expose segment in which she would regularly strip.
Extreme Exposé was initially named as Kelly’s Exposé but later the name was changed. The in-ring dance and stripping segment consisted of ECW Diva Kelly Kelly, Brooke Adams and Layla.
Kelly Kelly: Honors and nominations
In 2011, she was ranked 82 on the Maxim’s Hot 100, and in 2012, she was placed 38 on the Maxim’s Hot 100. She has so far starred in six video games and is best recognized for her WWE appearances.
Kelly Kelly received the Slammy Award in 2011 for her victory in the WWE Divas Championship. She was nominated for the Kids’ Choice Awards multiple times and won the honor in 2012.
Kelly Kelly’s net worth ($4 million), salary, and earnings
She has amassed a net worth of $4 million, and her annual salary is $285,000.
Kelly Kelly: R Bodies, Controversy, and Scandal
Speaking of rumors and controversies, it was rumored that she was having an affair, which Diva Maria accused her of. She was also embroiled in controversy when she returned to WWE and was cast as Emmalina.
Many of the viewers thought that Kelly kelly is lesbian due to the storyline which showed some steamy scenes between her and Maria.
Height, weight, and body size are all body measurements
Kelly stands 5 feet and 5 inches tall. Her body weight is 49 kg. She also has blue eyes and has blonde hair. In terms of body measurements, she is 37-24-36 inches (bust-waist-hip).
34D is the bra size. Similarly, she has a shoe size of 7.5 (US) and a shoe size of 6. (US).
Social media platforms include Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, among others.
On all social media platforms, she is known as ‘Barbie Blank.’ Kelly’s official Facebook page has over a million fans. Similarly, she has 1.1 million Instagram followers. Kelly’s official Twitter account has approximately 718,000 followers.
Joy Bryant, Kimberly J. Brown, and Jenna Boyd also write about education, childhood, career, business, body statistics, and social media.
Kelly Kelly in games and media
Kelly has made six appearances in WWE video games. In SmackDown vs. Raw 2008, she made her in-game debut. SmackDown vs. Raw 2009, SmackDown vs. Raw 2010, SmackDown vs. Raw 2011, WWE ’12, and WWE ’13 also feature her.
Blank, along with Ashley Massaro, Layla El, Brooke Adams, Torrie Wilson, and Maryse Ouellet, appeared in a music video for Timbaland’s song “Throw It on Me,” which featured The Hives, in April 2007.
Kelly, Mickie James, Melina Perez, and Layla El appeared as trainers in an episode of Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp on April 11, 2008. Six days later, she appeared on the British football show Soccer AM as a “Soccerette.” In 2009, she made a second appearance on Soccer AM.
Kelly Kelly has also appeared in the music video Throw It On Me by Timbaland alongside other WWE divas like Torrie Wilson, Ashley Massaro, Maryse Ouellet, Brooke Adams, and 2006 WWE Diva Search winner Layla El. The music video was premiered on May 21, 2007, on RAW.
Return to WWE
Kelly returned to WWE on February 13, 2017, but this time she did not enter into the ring rather she conducted a backstage interview for WWE’s official website during Raw. In 2018, RAW completed 25 years and in a special program, Kelly appeared as she was termed as one of the most historic divas to appear on the wrestling platform.
More information about the relationship
Kelly Kelly is a married lady. She was in a relationship with former ice hockey player Sheldon Souray. The couple proposed in August of 2014 and married on February 17, 2016. The wedding took place in Mexico. So far, she has no children.
Kelly Kelly was in a relationship with former Canadian fighter Andrew Martin, according to her past affairs. Andrew’s death in March 2009 brought an end to their relationship.