Who is Nikki Bella?

Nikki Bella is a well-known American female professional wrestler as well as a model, businesswoman, and actress. Her debut as a wrestler was on Smackdown in 2008. She is one of the half duos of ‘The Bella Twins.’ This is a famous duo team which was formed by her sister Bella and Nikki. Likewise, she has also won the ‘WWE Divas Championship’ twice and was ranked No. 1 in Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Female 50 in November 2015. Along with her sister, they have also been honored with Teen Choice Award under the category Choice Female Athlete in 2016. Besides wrestling, she is also modeling and made appearances on television and brand endorsements.

Quick Info
Full NameStephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace
ProfessionWrestler, Model, Businesswoman, Actress
Birth DateNovember 21, 1983
Birth PlaceSan Diego, California, USA
Star SignScorpio
ParentsFather: Jon Garcia
Mother: Kathy Colace
Twin SisterBrianna
BrotherJJ Garcia
RelationshipJohn Cena (broke up)
Artem Chigvintsev
Net Worth$6 million
EthnicityMexican and Italian
Height5 feet and 6 inches (1.68m/168cm)
Weight54 kg (119lbs)
Body Measurements35-24-34 inches
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown

Nikki Bella


Nikki Bella’s birth name is Stephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace. She was born on November 21, 1983, in San Diego, California, USA, to Jon Garcia and Kathy Colace. She is born sixteen minutes before her twin sister, Brianna. Also, Nikki has a brother named JJ Garcia. She is currently 36 years old with a Scorpio sun sign.

Nationality and Physical Stats

Nikki Bella holds an American nationality. She is of Mexican and Italian descent. Besides this, she stands 5 feet and 6 inches (1.68m/168cm) tall and weighs 54 kg (119lbs). Her body measurements are 35-24-34 inches respectively. She has an athletic body type with dark brown eye color and black hair color complimenting her voluptuous body figure.

Education/ Early Life 

Nikki Bella mostly spent her childhood days on a farm, located in Arizona. She played football and showed a keen interest in football while growing up. Eventually, they became fitness fanatics and adopted a healthy lifestyle, which led them to pursue a career in sports. She attended Chaparral High School and moved to San Diego and took admission at Grossmont College for her higher education.


Early Career

After Nikki’s education was completed, she moved to Los Angeles, where she started taking up odd jobs while trying to land modeling or acting assignments. She was featured in a TV show named ‘Meet My Folks’ and was noticed by agents and started receiving offers to appear in commercials. Eventually, she appeared in a commercial along with her sister.

Nikki Bella


Nikki Bella was signed by World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) in June 2007 to a developmental contract with her and her twin sister Brie Bella. They eventually had been assigned to Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW). They formed the duo ‘The Bella Twins’ and made her ring debut on September 15, 2007. Together they defeated Nattie Neidhart and Krissy Vaine with Victoria Crawford as the special guest referee in their debut match. In the meantime, Nikki fought in some mixed tag team matches, teaming up with Kofi Kingston and Robert Anthony. The duo kept fighting in tag team matches in 2008 and 2009 and became very popular.

The Bella Twins both drafted to the Raw brand as part of the 2009 supplemental draft on 15th April 2009 and made their Raw debut in an 8 Diva Tag team match. They also began to show friction for the second time since joining WWE in March 2012. Moreover, the twins appeared at their first independent wrestling show in Newburgh, New York at Northeast Wrestling on the date of 1st May 2012.


The Bella Twins returned to WWE on March 11, 2013, and made their in-ring return facing and defeating The Funkadactyls. In 2014, Nikki again got an opportunity to win the ‘WWE Diva championship.’ There she defeated AJ Lee in a ‘Survivor Series’ match to earn it and went on to keep the title for almost 10 months. This was the record for the longest-reigning WWE Diva champion. She defended the title against multiple opponents and eventually lost it to Charlotte in a ‘Night of Champions’ match. After this, she took a break from wrestling due to her neck injuries.

Nikki made a surprise return at SummerSlam after ten months of inactivity on August 21, 2016. She teamed with Natalya and Alexa Bliss and defeated Becky Lynch, Naomi, and Carmella. She kept on fighting against several opponents along with her sister. Apart from tag team matches, she also participated in singles matches. ‘The Bella Twins’ also made an appearance at the 25th Anniversary of Raw in 2018.


Nikki is also an actress and has appeared in the 2014 comedy-drama film ‘Confessions of a Womanizer’ as Erica. She has also featured in music videos in 2014 ‘Na Na’ with the artist Trey Songz and in 2017 ‘Hollywood’ with Sophia Grace.

Personal Life

Nikki Bella previously dated Nick Nemeth for a certain period. She then dated John Cena in 2012. They engaged on April 2, 2017, and announced the wedding on May 5, 2018, but they canceled their wedding. Moreover, she dated Russian dancer Artem Chigvintsev since January 2019. They engaged on January 3, 2020, and gave birth to a baby boy on July 31, 2020.

Nikki Bella


Nikki Bella ranked no. 1 of the top 50 female wrestlers in the PWI Female 50 in 2015 and also been the ‘Diva of the Year’ in the same year. She has also won Choice Female Athlete in 2016 with her twin sister Brie Bella.


Nikki Bella is active in her social media accounts. Her Instagram account (@thenikkibella) has 9.5 million followers. Likewise, she and her sister have joined the Twitter account (@Bella Twins) which has 3.6 million followers, and also have YouTube channel ‘The Bella Twins’ with 3.03 million subscribers. She does not have an official Facebook page.

Net Worth

Nikki Bella a talented and gorgeous personality made herself a renowned household name in the world of professional wrestling. Along with her tremendous popularity and huge fan base, she is also supposed to have a decent amount of wealth. She has an estimated net worth of approximately $6 million as of 2020.