Champion Charlotte Flair Unknown Facts: Ashley Elizabeth Fliehr, who is popularly known by her stage or ring name Charlotte Flair, is the current NXT Women’s Champion who recently celebrated her birthday on April 5.
In the year 2012, Fliehr started her training with WWE and made her first appearance in its developmental brand NXT in 2013. Later in the year 2014, she won the NXT Women’s Championship and Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) also named her Rookie of the Year.
Also, Charlotte Flair is the daughter of a well-known wrestler, Ric Flair, who is himself one such WWE superstar who has accomplished a lot of success, and now Charlotte is riding on the legacy of her father.
Today, with the help of this article we are going to share some of the unknown facts about Charlotte Flair that you should know if you are her biggest fan.
Charlotte Flair has served Jail Time and being involved in many Controversies
However, Charlotte is hugely popular as well as well-known WWE superstar, but, in the past, she has also gotten herself into quite a few controversies. Back in the year 2008, she was arrested after an argument with a police officer. She reportedly assaulted the officer in a fight where her father as well as her first husband, Riki Johnson were also involved. While in the hearing, she was pleaded guilty to the assault and was also sentenced to 45 days in the jail. However, the sentence was later suspended after they paid a $200 fine and was then was placed under supervised probation. It always seems to be like that, that she has a long-standing anger management issue and why not as she the daughter of legendary Ric Flair.
She Has Been Married Two Times
Charlotte father himself has been married five times and considering this fact his daughter seems to be following the footsteps of her dad. In 2010, she married Riki Johnson after giving divorce she moved on to her second husband former NXT developmental talent Thomas Latimer, formerly known as Kenneth. They both get married in the year 2013 but then quickly split after Thomas reportedly battered Charlotte. The divorce was later finalized in October 2015, however, they still remain friends as well.
Her brother Died in 2013
In the year 2013, Charlotte lost her brother Reid Flair due to drug abuse. He has also wrestled for top organizations, which also included WCW. Charlotte was reportedly very close to him, as she was the one who spent most of her youth with him, away from her family and from his father as well.
Charlotte Joined WWE With No Prior Experience
The year 2012 was that year when Charlotte joined WWE while she was a rookie with no prior experience. Considering the fact that Charlotte is the daughter of legendary Ric Flair, it doesn’t come as a shock to most of us. As WWE gave her a developmental contract in the year 2012, which meant she would be released if she didn’t gain any proper wrestling skills within a year and she succeeds in it.