Michelle Rubio

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Relationship Timeline Of Michelle Rubio

Ex-husband : Dusty Rhodes
Michelle Rubio Married To Dusty Rhodes In 1978 And Divorced In 2015.

Michelle Rubio is the former wife of the legendary wrestler late Virgil Riley Runnels Jr., a.k.a Dusty Rhodes. Rubio came into limelight after her nuptials with Dusty.

Michelle was born in the United States of America. Born to her American parents, she is of White ethnicity and holds an American nationality. There is no exact date of her birth, but looking at her photos, Michelle might be living in her 50s or 60s. 

Marital life with Dusty Rhodes

The celebrity wife was previously living with her ex-spouse, Dusty Rhodes who passed away in 2015. Michelle exchanged her wedding vows with Dusty Rhodes in 1978. The couple stayed together for thirty-seven years until Dusty's death. 

Michelle and her former husband Dusty Rhodes
Image: Michelle Rubio with her late husband, Dusty Rhodes
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Michelle and her ex-husband shared four children. Among the four, two of them are sons, Cody Rhodes (born on 30th June 1985), Goldust Rhodes (born on 11th April 1969), and two are daughters, Kristin Runnels Ditto and Teil Runnels

Both sons are famous wrestlers

Not only her husband Dusty Rhodes is a wrestler, but Michelle's sons Cody and Goldust are also very famous wrestlers in WWE

Cody Rhodes is also known as a multi-talented person with various professions such as businessman, actor, and vice president of All Elite Wrestling

Michelle Rubio;s husband with his two sons.
Photo: Michelle Rubio's husband and two sons
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Not to mention, Michelle another son, Goldust is a professional wrestler with multiple tenures as a flamboyant, sexually ambiguous, and enigmatic character in the WWE from 1995 to 2019.

The demise of a husband in 2015

When Dusty was in his 60's, he started facing kidney-related issues, which ended up with Kidney failure. Unfortunately, paramedics informed to Dusty's home on 10th June 2015 in Florida after a call saying Dusty had fallen. 

They immediately took him to the hospital, where he passed away the following day at the age of 69. He was cremated after the death, and the ashes were spread by his son on Dusty's favorite ranch.

Tribute to Dusty Rhodes
Picture: Tribute to Dusty Rhodes 
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Following his death, a ten-bell salute was given via 2015 Money in the Bank pay-per-view event. The salute was provided by the whole WWE roster and McMahon family.

Know the current net worth of Michelle Rubio

As there is no information regarding her career and source of income, Michelle inherited Rhodes' massive wealth after death, just like Alexis Maas.

Michelle's husband is one of the great wrestlers who has earned massive money in his decades of a wrestling career. As of 2015, Dusty's total net worth was around $3 million, which is inherited by Michelle and her children.

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