- Born: 12/27/1966 in Tulsa, Oklahoma
- Birthname: William Scott Goldberg
- Height & Weight: 6'4", 285 Ib
- WCW World Heavyweight Championship
- WCW United States Heavyweight Championship (2 times)
- WCW World Tag Team Championship – with Bret Hart
- Fifth WCW Triple Crown Champion
- World Heavyweight Championship
- WWE Universal Championship (2 times)
- WWE Hall of Fame (Class of 2018)
One of the most popular figures of the late 1990s/early 2000s professional wrestling boom, Goldberg rose to fame in WCW with a lengthy undefeated streak in singles competition from 1997 to 1998. During his time with the promotion, Goldberg became a one-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion, two-time WCW United States Heavyweight Champion, and one-time WCW World Tag Team Champion with Bret Hart. Along with Hart, he is the fifth WCW Triple Crown winner.
Following WCW’s closure in 2001, Goldberg wrestled for All Japan Pro Wrestling (AJPW) between 2002 and 2003, and for WWE between 2003 and 2004, becoming a one-time World Heavyweight Champion in the latter. After twelve years away from the company, he returned to WWE in 2016 and won the WWE Universal Championship in February 2017. Goldberg has headlined multiple pay-per-view events for WCW and WWE, including twice closing WCW’s premier annual event, Starrcade. He is the only person to win the WCW World Heavyweight Championship, WWE’s World Heavyweight Championship, and the WWE Universal Championship. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame class of 2018 the weekend of WrestleMania 34.
Before he was a professional wrestler, Goldberg was a professional football player. After first retiring from professional wrestling in 2004, he began working as a commentator for the mixed martial arts promotion EliteXC until its closure. He hosted 26 episodes of Garage Mahal on the DIY Network from 2009 to 2011.
Notable Feuds: vs. Raven & The Flock, vs. Diamond Dallas Page, vs. Hollywood Hogan, vs. New World Order, vs. The Rock, vs. Chris Jericho, vs. Triple H, vs. Brock Lesnar