Jackie Gayda Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Akinwalere Olaleye
Jan 31, 2024 By Akinwalere Olaleye
Originally Published on May 20, 2022
Edited by Lara Simpson
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Jackie Gayda is now a retired wrestler, but her journey is evergreen and inspiring.
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About Jackie Gayda

Jackie Gayda is also known as Jacquelyn Suzanne Gayda-Haas.
Jackie Gayda was born on November 3, 1981, in Ohio, United States. She is known as the American wrestler, now retired, and a valet.
A valet in the professional wrestler term means a manager paired with one wrestler, mainly the one who is seconding a male participant. She started her journey as a personal trainer and was soon fascinated by the world of wrestling and how it challenged every societal projection. Thus, without wasting a second, she enrolled herself in a reality television show to enter the WWE world and everything related.
Read on to know more about this strong and beautiful woman, a retired professional wrestler of America.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jackie Gayda's net worth?

With a headstrong career as a wrestler, Jackie Gayda has a good net worth of $4 million.

How much does Jackie Gayda earn per year?

Due to her retirement, the exacts of Jackie's annual earnings are not fully known.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jackie Gayda?

Jackie Gayda, a sportsperson, has excellent physical strength and a great height that helped her defeat several good wrestlers of her time, including Jeff Jarrett, Trish Stratus, Dawn Marie, and the likes. She is 5 ft 7 in (170 cm) tall.

How old is Jackie Gayda?

Jackie Gayda was born on November 3, 1981, in Cleveland, Ohio, which would make her 41 years old in 2022.

Childhood And Education

Jackie prefers to keep her personal life private. Hence, there isn't much information available about her childhood and education. A few known facts and her responses on the TV shows suggest that Jackie Gayda was born in 1981 in Ohio. She was always interested in fitness and physical activities, including gymnastics, cheerleading, and sports like basketball and softball.
She also won national awards and recognitions for track events across the county during her early days. This love for fitness and sports interested her in becoming a personal trainer. That is how Jackie found her true passion for wrestling and everything related to the sport.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jackie Gayda's partner?

Jackie Gayda Haas was married to her co-wrestler, Charlie Haas. The love story of Charlie Haas and Jackie was quite popular even on stage. The couple teamed up at several matches and defeated competitors like Dawn Marie. Jackie Gayda was also trained by Charlie Haas and managed him for many battles.
Charlie Haas and Jackie Gayda have four children together. Two boys named Charles Haas and Thomas Haas, and two girls, Kayla Haas and Taylor Haas.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Jackie Gayda appeared first on the reality television show 'Tough Enough,' which started her career. She gained popularity in the WWE industry by co-winning this show.
Running was always Jackie's first love that she discovered during her school days. She also loved different sports like basketball and was always keen on fitness. Soon Jackie Gayda turned towards being a personal trainer, and in 2000 she at random participated in 'Tough Enough' and luckily went ahead to the top 25. Here is a small glimpse of how Jackie Gayda became a successful wrestler.
As she won the 'Tough Enough 2' along with Linda Miles, these talented females were then trained by great personalities, after which they entered the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) as valets. Her debut in the WWE matches happened in 2002, and she did a few matches for Smackdown! and Raw brands.
One such match that is still referred to as 'that Jackie Gayda match' is where she teamed up with Christopher Nowinski against Trish Stratus and her co-winner Linda Miles. She went to Ohio Valley Wrestling, was a valet for Chris Kanyon and The Basham Brothers, and returned to WWE in 2003, managing Rico. In this comeback, she named herself Miss Jackie and is called so even today.
Between 2004 and 2005, she took up a lot of feuds with Torrie Wilson, Dawn Marie, and Dudley Boyz. In 2005 and 2006, she started collaborating for individual promotions, mainly with the ballpark brawl and was renamed, Just Jackie. There she defeated Jamie D, Traci Brooks, and Nattie Neidhart. During these years, she was also in an episode of Impact! and she had a not-so-good experience with Jeff Jarrett while valeting with Gail Kim. To blackmail Jackie, Jeff hired Alex Shelley to gather tapes against Jackie Gayda, and soon she started managing the entire Planet Jarrett by accepting defeat.
Due to her pregnancy, Jackie Gayda took a break from 2006 to 2009 and returned to WrestleMania XX only for one part. Jackie Gayda and Celestial defeated Mini Chessman and Jennifer Blake in a team tag match at this event.
Jackie Gayda is popularly known for her finishing move, German Suplex Pin. One of her trademark moves is considered to be the Flying Neckbreaker move.

What awards has Jackie Gayda won?

Across her five-year career as a professional wrestler, Jackie Gayda has had three significant achievements. First is her co-winning achievement at the 'Tough Enough 2' with Miles. Second, in 2002 she received a Wrestling Observer Award with Christopher Nowinski. Finally, in 2005 she received a Knockout of the Year Award at the TNA Year-End Awards.

Jackie Gayda's Hobbies And Interests

Jackie Gayda has always been inspired and motivated by fitness and staying healthy. Her interests in the same are reflected in the early days of her career as a personal trainer. Later on, after marriage, she took up this interest and explored it by starting a nutrition-focused company along with her husband. This company was called 'Custom Muscle Nutrition and Smoothie Shop' based in Texas.
She also writes and contributes to a few fitness magazines, keeping her interests close to her heart.

Other Interesting Jackie Gayda Facts And Trivia

  • Even though Jackie Gayda has been quite a famous person in the WWE industry, she has always kept her personal life away. Hence, she is not quite active on any social media handles. She has a page on Facebook but nothing on Instagram.
  • During her college years, Jackie had worked at Cedar Point, managing the 'Mean Streak' roller coaster for two summers.
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Jackie Gayda Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Jacquelyn Suzanne Gayda

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

Strongsville, Ohio



170 cm

Eye Color



Wrestler, Valet

Net Worth



Charlie Haas
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Written by Akinwalere Olaleye

Bachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

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Akinwalere OlaleyeBachelor of Arts specializing in English Literature

As a highly motivated, detail-oriented, and energetic individual, Olaleye's expertise lies in administrative and management operations. With extensive knowledge as an Editor and Communications Analyst, Olaleye excels in editing, writing, and media relations. Her commitment to upholding professional ethics and driving organizational growth sets her apart. She has a bachelor's degree in English Literature from the University of Benin, Edo State. 

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