- Kristin Runnels Ditto is the second child and first daughter of late iconic wrestler and wrestling Hall Famer, Dusty Rhodes
- Born in the 1970s, the mother of three is a realtor, entrepreneur, and former Dallas Cowboy cheerleader, she is the founder of K Dream Living
- Her father married her mother, Sandra in 1965 and divorced in 1975, he died at 69 in 2015
Kristin Runnels Ditto is the daughter of Virgil Riley Runnels Jr. popularly known as “The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes in the wrestling world. She is one of four children born to the pro wrestling Hall Famer from his two marriages. Her mother, Sandra was only married to her father for 10 years before they divorced in 1975.
In addition, she is a realtor and former Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader. She is the founder of K Dream Living, an outfit that engages in real estate, consulting, brand, and event management.
Is Kristin Runnels Ditto The Oldest Of The Dusty Rhodes’ 4 Children?
Kristin Runnels Ditto is hardly under the spotlight. For this reason, much of what is known about her family background revolves around her father and two brothers because of their fame.
At the moment, no one knows when exactly she was born, but her brother Dustin Rhodes was born on the 11th of April 1969 in Austin, Texas. Her sister Teil Runnels was born on the 12th of Septmber 1982, while Cody was born 3 years later on 30th June 1985.
Based on this, she is not the oldest of the 4, rather, she was born after Dustin who is currently 54 years old. Going by this, it is possible she was born in the 1970s. However, some sources indicated her date of birth to be 14th February 1973. If this is true, then it means she is currently 51 years old.
On the other hand, her brothers Dustin Runnels and Cody Runnels have followed in the footsteps of the father by pursuing a career in wrestling.
Check Out These Interesting Facts About Dusty Rhodes’ Oldest Daughter
1. She Is An Alumni Of The University Of Texas
Kristin Runnels Ditto was born in Texas where she grew up and had her education. After attending high school, she obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology and Excercise Science and a Dance Minor from the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA).
2. Ditto Is A Mother Of 3 Boys
The daughter of the wrestling Hall Famer has 3 children, all boys; Dalton Wyatt, Wayne Wyatt, and Dylan Wyatt. She shares these kids with her husband Don Ditto. The pair have been together since high school days.
In addition, her kids share a name known as “Texas Outlaws.”
3. Her Father, Dusty Rhodes Passed Away In 2015
The mother of three lost her father, the legendary pro wrestler, Dusty Rhodes in 2015. He died at the age of 69 after raising to fame in the 1970s and 1980s for becoming a 3-time champion of the national wrestling alliance. Two decades later, her father had a stint in the World Wrestling Federation (now WWE) and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2007.
While still alive, Kristin’s father was married twice. He was first married to Sandra in 1965, but the union ended after a decade in 1975. Three years later, he married Michelle Rubio in 1978 until his death in 2015.
4. Dusty Rhodes’ Daughter Was A Former Cheerleader For Dallas Cowboys
Despite her father’s remarkable wrestling career, her interest was far away from wrestling or any combat sports. Even though she didn’t participate in any sporting activities, her affiliation with American football as a cheerleader of one of the teams shows much of a fan of the game she is. She was a member of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders for 2 years, from 1998 to 2000.
5. She Is A Realtor And Founder of K Dream Living
Apart from being the daughter of Dusty Rhodes, she is an entrepreneur with vast business experiences that span two decades in sports, entertainment, management, marketing, health, and aesthetics. She founded K Dream Living in August 2000, an outfit that is affiliated with several units including KRAVE Consulting, The Polka Dot Pout, and brand management.
The real estate wing of the firm (K Dream Homes) handles the requests of clients seeking decent and comfortable homes in the hill country or surrounding areas of Austin, Texas. Krave Consulting engages in promotion for models, actors, and entertainers as well as event management. The Polka Dot Pout is into the production of lip products such as kiss-proof, budge-proof, and smudge-proof. While the brand management wing managed Texas Stars Ice Girls and also COTA Girls also known as Grid Girls.
While managing her firm, she also works with a Texas-based realtor firm, Keller Williams Realty. She started working there in 2015.
Kristin Runnels Ditto is currently living happily with her husband Don Ditto, and three kids, Dalton, Wayne, and Dylan at DK Ranch, Lake Travis, Texas. She dreams of bringing the beauty of heaven to earth through her experience and business connections as a realtor, entrepreneur, wife, and mother.