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The Greatest WWE Superstars of All Time

Updated January 22, 2021 261.3k votes 15.7k voters 124.6k views175 items

List of the best WWE Superstars of all time. And for all you folks that were alive before 2002, this is a list of the best WWF Wrestlers of all time.

The WWE is the main event. If you're a professional wrestler, this is where you want to be. This is the big leagues. And over its storied and tumultuous history, the WWE has seen some of the greatest wrestlers, the greatest athletes, and the greatest entertainers ever step between the ropes and BRING IT to an audience of millions across the globe.

From Gorgeous George to John Cena, and Hulk Hogan to the Heartbreak Kid Shawn Michaels, this is the top 50 WWE Superstars of all time.

Vote for your favorite. Who is the top WWE Superstar in history? The Phenom? The Showstopper? The Brahma Bull?

So, what do you think? IT DOESN'T MATTER WHAT YOU THINK! (it does, though... so vote!) Feeling lost sometimes in all the wrestling jargon? Check out this glossary of pro wrestling terms you need to know to sound like an expert.

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  • Stone Cold Steve Austin2

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  • The Rock3
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  • Shawn Michaels4
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  • John Cena5
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  • Hulk Hogan6
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  • Ric Flair7
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  • Triple H8
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  • Edge9
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  • Kane10
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  • Chris Jericho11
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  • Randy Orton12
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  • Bill Goldberg13
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  • Mick Foley14
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  • Steve Borden16
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  • Roddy Piper17
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  • Bret Hart18
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  • Kurt Angle19
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  • Eddie Guerrero20
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  • Rey Mysterio21
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  • Batista22
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  • Trish Stratus23

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  • Big Show24
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