AJ Lee
AJ Lee
Celebrated Name: AJ Lee
Real Name/Full Name: April Jeanette Mendez
Gender: Female
Age: 37 years old
Birth Date: 19 March 1987
Birth Place: Union City, New Jersey, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.57 m
Weight: 52 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
CM Punk (m. 2014)
Children: No
Profession: Author and former professional wrestler
Net Worth in 2024: $8 million
Last Updated: June 2024

April Jeanette Mendez Brooks is famous by her ring name Aj Lee who is a former WWE professional wrestler from America. After her retirement from wrestling, she continued her career as a writer. She is to date acclaimed for her beauty, inherent wrestling talents and skills, and also very popular in social media with over 600,000 followers on Instagram.

Maybe you know about AJ Lee very well But do you know how old and tall is she, and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of AJ Lee’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Lee was born on March 19, 1987, in Union City, New Jersey, in a very poor family. Her mother was Janet Acevedo and her father, Robert Mendez. She grew up in New Jersey with two older siblings. They did not have their own house, and her family struggled with mental illness and drug addiction.

At her tender age of 12, she became interested in wrestling and enrolled her name in a wrestling school to get training. Lee completed her graduation from Memorial High School. Afterward, she enrolled in New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts in New York City to study film and television production, but she dropped out for some financial problems. She started working to earn money for her wrestling training.

Personal Life

Lee was diagnosed with bipolar disorder at her young age, and once she attempted suicide. After getting fame, Lee has made various romantic relationships. She was in a relationship with Daniel Bryan, a World Heavyweight Championship titleholder. Afterward, she was with famous WWE wrestler John Cena and Kane. Finally, she married to CM Punk in 2014. It is rumored that she left WWE due to her pregnancy.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 19 March 1987, AJ Lee is 37 years old as of today’s date 17th June 2024. Her height is 1.57 m. Tall, and weight is 52 kg.


From her early childhood, she has had a keen interest in wrestling. Lee’s professional wrestling career was started in 2007 and extended to 2015. She debuted in wrestling on the New Jersey independent circuit. But her career was actually taken off when she signed the contract with WWE in 2009. Shortly thereafter, she won Queen of Florida Championship Wrestling. She had played many memorable matches in SmackDown, RAW and WrestleMania XXX. In 2013, she won her first Divas Championship.

After retiring from the ring, Lee concentrated on writing. She gained popularity as a writer among the young generation. She is the ambassador for the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA). She also works with the organization’s National Alliance on Mental Illness.

Awards & Achievements

Lee had spent a successful career in the wrestling ring. She won the Divas Championship back to back three times and holds the title for a record of 406 days. She was the winner of the Slammy Award for Diva of the Year in 2012 and 2014. For the consecutive three years, she was named Woman of the Year by readers of Pro Wrestling Illustrated from 2012 to 2014.

Lee is the first female to win the video game tournament, WWE’s annual Superstar Challenge. Her book Crazy Is My Superpower was published in 2017, which became a New York Times Best Seller.

Net Worth & Salary of AJ Lee in 2024

AJ Lee Net Worth
AJ Lee Net Worth

Most of her earnings she had made are from the wrestling matches. It is estimated that she has an estimated net worth of $8 million as of June 2024. According to Forbes, she earned $260,000 from WWE. She owns a mansion in Chicago, Illinois. She has some luxury cars like Audi, Porsche, and Lamborghini, etc.

The talented wrestler, the most famous woman Diva of all time. She has earned huge fame, popularity, and money from WWE. She was one of the highest Paid divas in WWE. After a successful wrestling career, she continues her success with pen and paper. Besides her professional career, Lee is also an animal lover and served to save wild animals.


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