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Pat Patterson Passes Away at 79

December 2, 2020 // 0 Comments

Sad news this morning as the wrestling world has lost another legendary figure. Pat Patterson has died at the age of 79. Patterson, a great wrestler in his career that spanned from 1958 to 1984, was the first Intercontinental Champion. After his in-ring career, he spent his time working behind the scenes as one of Vince McMahon’s closest [...]

Road Warrior Animal Passes Away at 60

September 23, 2020 // 0 Comments

Some sad news this morning as wrestling legend and WWE Hall of Famer Joe Laurinaitis, known as Road Warrior Animal, has passed away at age 60. TMZ reports that Animal died of natural causes while staying at the Tan-Tar-A Resort in Osage Beach, Missouri. Animal teamed with the late Hawk to form the Road Warriors/Legion of Doom throughout the 1980s [...]

WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel Passes Away at 69

April 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

Yesterday was a sad day in WWE due to all the people who got released because of the ongoing pandemic. Today is a sad day in WWE because the legendary ring announcer and WWE Hall of Famer Howard Finkel has passed away at the age of 69. Here’s the announcement from WWE.com: WWE is saddened to learn that Howard Finkel has passed away at age [...]

Wrestling Legend Harley Race Passes Away at 76

August 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

Sad news today for us wrestling fans, we’ve lost one of the all time greats. WWE Hall of Famer and former eight-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion Harley Race has passed away at 76 due to complications from lung cancer. WWE posted the following on their website: WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race passed away today [...]

WWE Hall of Fame 2019 Airs Tonight on WWE Network

April 6, 2019 // 0 Comments

Tonight, WWE honors the past by inducting the Class of 2019 into the WWE Hall of Fame. Entering the Hall of Fame tonight are: Degeneration X (Shawn Michaels, Triple H, Chyna, The New Age Outlaws, and X-Pac) Brutus the Barber Beefcake (inducted by Hulk Hogan) Honky Tonk Man (inducted by Jimmy Hart) Harlem Heat (Booker T and Stevie Ray) The Hart [...]

WWE Hall of Famer Pedro Morales Passes Away

February 12, 2019 // 1 Comment

WWE Hall of Famer and former WWWF Champion Pedro Morales passed away earlier today at the age of 76. Morales was one of the more popular superstars in the 1970s and the 1980s, after beginning his career in the late 50s. Pedro was the first wrestler to win the Triple Crown in WWE by winning the WWWF Championship, WWF Intercontinental Championship [...]

WWE Hall of Famer Nikolai Volkoff Passes Away

July 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

WWE Hall of Famer Nikolai Volkoff, real name Josip Nikolai Peruzović, has passed away at the age of 70. He had recently been released from a Maryland hospital following treatment for dehyrdration and other issues. Though he spent most of his career as a heel Soviet Russian, Peruzović was actually from Croatia, which was part of Yugoslavia at [...]

WWE Reinstates Hulk Hogan into Hall of Fame

July 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

It’s been three year’s since WWE suspended Hulk Hogan from the company’s Hall of Fame and effectively blacklisted the man for using racial slurs during a private moment that Hogan did not know was being filmed. Today, WWE has reinstated Hulk Hogan into the WWE Hall of Fame, opening the door for the Hulkster to return to WWE [...]