Professional wrestler Goldust was born on April 11, 1969, making him 45 years old as of November 2014. He was born in Austin, Texas, as Dustin Patrick Runnels. Runnels is the son of WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes and brother of WWE wrestler Cody Rhodes.
In 1995, Runnels debuted in WWE under the ring name Goldust. Goldust is a character from Hollywood, Calif., with gold and black face paint. In 1996, Goldust won his first WWE title by defeating Razor Ramon at the Royal Rumble. After leaving WWE in 1999, Runnels wrestled for WCW as “The American Nightmare” Dustin Rhodes. The company was later purchased by WWE in 2001. Runnels then returned to WWE the following year, wrestling once again as Goldust.