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1. André the Giant

Actor | The Princess Bride

André René Roussimoff was born in a small farming community in Grenoble, France to Boris and Marian Rouismoff. His parents and four siblings were all of normal size, but André suffered from acromegaly, a hormonal disorder that results when the pituitary gland produces excess growth hormone. As the ...

2. Hulk Hogan

Actor | No Holds Barred

Hulk Hogan is an American former professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur, and musician. He is widely regarded as one the most popular professional wrestlers of all-time, and is considered to be the most popular wrestler of the 1980s.

Hogan began his professional wrestling ...

3. Bret Hart

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Bret Hart is one of Canada's most successful wrestlers. He is also recognized as one of the worlds best wrestlers ever. Hart comes from the legendary Hart Family of Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He owns a junior hockey team named after him and has his own column in the Calgary Sun. Bret has held the ...

4. Jim Hellwig

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Standing out than the rest, Ultimate Warrior became one of the most popular wrestlers in the WWE (back then in the WWF). During his run from the 1980s-90s, Warrior became known for high high energy when running down to the ring with his music hits, shaking the ropes during his entrance, his ...

5. Shawn Michaels

Actor | 90 Feet from Home

Began his career in Texas. Trained by the legendary Jose Lothario, Shawn Michaels wrestled in Kansas, where he met fellow wrestler, Marty Jannetty. A year later, after sending tapes of his matches to the major wrestling companies at the time, he was contacted by the AWA, who proposed that he team ...

6. Bill Goldberg

Actor | The Longest Yard

Bill Goldberg was born on December 27, 1966 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as William Scott Goldberg. He is an actor and producer, known for The Longest Yard (2005), Universal Soldier: The Return (1999) and American Satan (2017). He has been married to Wanda Ferraton since April 10, 2005. They have one ...

7. Steve Borden

Actor | Ready to Rumble

Born as Steve Borden, Sting has held the WCW World Title 10 times and multiple other titles. He has been the only wrestler to stay in WCW since the late 1980s and he had a reconstructive knee surgery in 1991. Steve was also the only wrestler from WCW who never worked for WWE until 2014 when he made...

8. Dusty Rhodes

Writer | WWE Monday Night RAW

"The American Dream" has been one of the most popular and colorful professional wrestlers in history. Rhodes began wrestling in the 1960s and gained a reputation as a fast-talking, hard-rocking wrestler. He teamed early in his career with fellow Texan, the late Dick Murdoch, and, for more than 20 ...

9. Steve Austin

Actor | The Condemned

'Stone Cold' Steve Austin was born in Victoria, Texas, as Steven James Anderson, on December 18, 1964, the youngest of five children. His mother, Beverly Jane (Harrison), remarried to Kenneth Williams, and he took his stepfather's surname. He played football at the North Texas State University. He ...

10. Ted DiBiase

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

The son of a professional wrestler, Ted DiBiase had started his pro wrestling career as a fan favorite, but soon "changed sides" and became a heel throughout the rest of his career. DiBiase entered the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) in the late 1980s where he gained most of his fame as "The ...

11. Adam Copeland

Actor | Vikings

Adam Copeland is an actor and retired professional wrestler, who wrestled as Edge in the WWE. He starred as one of the leads in the fifth season of the popular television series Haven on Syfy. He also starred as a recurring character on the History Channel series Vikings. Canadian-born, Copeland's ...

12. Bruno Sammartino

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Bruno Sammartino was born on October 6, 1935 in Pizzoferrato, Abruzzo, Italy as Bruno Laopardo Franceso Sammartino. He was an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and Spectrum Wrestling (1977). He was married to Carol Teyssier. He died on April 18, 2018 in ...

13. Randy Savage

Actor | Spider-Man

One of the most colorful wrestlers in and out of the ring, Randy "Macho Man" Savage became a larger-than-life pop icon along with other wrestling superstars, such as "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Hulk Hogan, Jimmy Snuka (aka "Superfly Jimmy Snuka"), Jesse Ventura and Dwayne Johnson (aka "The Rock").

When ...

14. Kurt Angle

Actor | Warrior

Kurt Angle was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. He won a Olympic Gold Medal in 1996 having notoriously won it with a broken neck. In 1998 he transitioned into professional wrestling where he sky rocked to success after joining the World Wrestling Federation. He later became the first ever ...

15. Paul Levesque

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Paul Levesque, otherwise known as Triple H, has established himself on the big screen in Blade: Trinity (2004) opposite Wesley Snipes. Levesque has already made an impression with his guest roles on The Bernie Mac Show (2001), The Drew Carey Show (1995), Grown Ups (1999), and MADtv (1995).

Triple H ...

16. Booker Huffman

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Booker Huffman was born on March 1, 1965 in Houston, Texas, USA as Robert Booker Tio Huffman. He is an actor and director, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), Ready to Rumble (2000) and WWE Smackdown! (1999). He has been married to Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman since February 5, 2005. They have two ...

17. Eddie Guerrero

Actor | WCW Thunder

One of the great Hispanic wrestlers, Eddie Guerrero grew up part of the famous wrestling family: The Guerreros. His father Gory Guerrero became a star in the U.S., an icon in Texas and a legend in Mexico. Eddie's brothers, Hector, Amadno and Chavo, Sr. also became wrestlers. Both Hector and Amando ...

18. Bobby Heenan

Actor | WrestleMania V

Bobby Heenan was born on November 1, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Raymond Louis Heenan. He was an actor, known for WrestleMania V (1989), Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and WWF Prime-Time Wrestling (1985). He was married to Cynthia Jean Perrett. He died on September 17, 2017 in Largo, ...

19. Gene Okerlund

Actor | Ready to Rumble

Gene Okerlund was born on December 19, 1942 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota, USA as Eugene Arthur Okerlund. He was an actor, known for Ready to Rumble (2000), No Holds Barred (1989) and WWF Superstars (1986). He was married to Jeanne Ellen Zulawnik. He died on January 2, 2019 in Sarasota, Florida, USA.

20. Howard Finkel

Actor | WrestleMania V

Howard Finkel was born on June 7, 1950 in New York City, New York, USA. He is an actor, known for WrestleMania V (1989), WWE Smackdown! (1999) and The JBL & Cole Show with Renee Young (2012).

21. Jimmy Hart

Actor | Thunder in Paradise

American professional wrestling manager, booker, composer and promoter from Memphis, Tennessee. He was a member of the 1960s band The Gentrys, best known for their hit "Keep On Dancing." He started his career in 1974 after being brought into the business by Jerry Lawler, Memphis' top star. He ...

22. Freddie Blassie

Actor | My Breakfast with Blassie

Fred Blassie was born and raised in the St. Louis, Missouri, area. Accounts about his early athletic career do not quite agree, but he first tried to make his mark as a boxer, despite warnings that his arms were too short. After being pounded by a longer-limbed opponent, he switched to professional...

23. Kevin Nash

Actor | John Wick

Kevin Nash is an American semi-retired professional wrestler best known for his tenures with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW). Nash has wrestled under several ring names, but is best known for his work under his real name in WCW, as well as Total Nonstop ...

24. Scott Hall

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Scott Hall was born into a military family on October 20, 1958. Due to the army life he grew up a traveller and spent his high school years at the All American High in Munich, Germany. When his family returned to the States he attended St Mary's College in Maryland where he graduated with a degree ...

25. Sean Waltman

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Broke into wrestling in the Global Wrestling Federation, known then as The Lightning Kid. He is also a member of the elite group of wrestlers known as the Clique. The group which consists of Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Triple H, Justin Credible, and Shawn Michaels are best friends in and out of the ...

26. Monty Sopp

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Monty Sopp was born on November 11, 1963 in Orlando, Florida, USA as Monty Kip Sopp. He is an actor and producer, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WWE NXT (2010) and TNA iMPACT! Wrestling (2004). He has been married to Paula since January 24, 2009. He was previously married to Tina Tinnell.

27. Brian James

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Brian James was born on May 20, 1969 in Marietta, Georgia, USA as Brian Girard James. He is an actor and producer, known for WWE Raw (1993), WWE Smackdown! (1999) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). He has been married to Tracy since September 14, 1996. They have three children.

28. Chyna

Actress | Frank McKlusky, C.I.

Chyna had been called "The First Lady of Sports Entertainment". Her accomplishments went far beyond the wrestling ring and anyone's guess. Before exchanging body slams, modeling for top magazines and guest-starring on hundreds of shows,

Chyna was a shy girl who was born Joan Marie Laurer in ...

29. Gorilla Monsoon

Actor | WrestleMania V

Robert James Marella was born in Rochester, New York, USA . After being a WWF Champion and President, he became known for his work on WWE Raw (1993), WWF Challenge (1986) and WWF Prime-Time Wrestling (1985). He also hosted many Wrestlemanias with Jesse Ventura.He was married to Maureen Hess for 40 ...

30. Jeff Jarrett

Actor | Spring Breakers

Jeff Jarrett was trained in the USWA which was run by his father. He wrestled for his father's promotion throughout the 80's before hitting the big time in the early 90's. Jarrett had his first major run in the WWF - winning the Intercontinental Title 6 times before joining WCW. His career sky ...

31. Ray Traylor

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Ray Traylor was born on May 2, 1963 in Marietta, Georgia, USA as Ray Washington Traylor Jr. He was an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). He was married to Angela Easterwood. He died on September 22, 2004 in Dallas, Georgia.

32. Jim Duggan

Actor | Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies

Jim Duggan was born on January 14, 1954 in Glens Falls, New York, USA as James Edward Duggan. He is an actor, known for Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies (2014), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WWE Smackdown! (1999). He has been married to Debra Haynes since April 8, 1989. They have two children.

33. Larry Whistler

Actor | Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies

Larry Whistler was born on December 5, 1951 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Lawrence Whistler. He is an actor, known for Pro Wrestlers vs Zombies (2014), WCW Worldwide (1975) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Kathleen Gagne since September 21, 1988. They have two children.

34. Roddy Piper

Actor | They Live

Roddy Piper was born Roderick George Toombs on April 17, 1954 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. He was a pro wrestler from 1973-1987 in the NWA, Pacific Northwest, California. He was a longtime mainstay in the WWF, and was one of the biggest "bad guys" in the WWF during the early '80s, before ...

35. Ed Leslie

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Ed Leslie started his wrestling career in the late-1970s under various identities such as "Dizzy" Ed Boulder, most of the time playing the brother of Terry Bollea (now known as Hollywood/Hulk Hogan). His most famous persona was Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake in the WWF from 1984-1993. He Co-Held the ...

36. Curt Hennig

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Curt Hennig was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as the son of one of wrestlings all time legends - Larry Hennig - Aka Larry The Ax Hennig. Curtbegan training to follow in his fathers footsteps when he was just 12 years old. Starting off in the AWA - Curt began his career as a tag team wrestler. He...

37. Debra Ann Miceli

Actress | ECW Hardcore TV

is a retired American professional wrestler. She is best known under her ring names Madusa (shorthand for Made in the USA) or Alundra Blayze. Her early career was spent in the American Wrestling Association, where she held the AWA World Women's Championship one time. In 1988, Miceli was also the ...

38. Mike Hegstrand

Actor | AWA All-Star Wrestling

Mike Hegstrand was born on January 26, 1957 in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA as Michael James Hegstrand. He was an actor, known for AWA All-Star Wrestling (1960), Eastern Championship Wrestling (1993) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He was married to Dale Watts and Judy Pendzimas. He died on October 19, ...

39. Torrie Wilson

Actress | WCW Monday Nitro

Torrie Wilson and "The Franchise" Shane Douglas made one of the most dynamic duos in professional wrestling during the late 1990s and early 2000s. Torrie spent a great amount of time in WCW, when she was not fulfilling her potential until she became the valet for The Franchise Shane Douglas. Using ...

40. Joe Laurinaitis

Actor | AWA All-Star Wrestling

Joe Laurinaitis was born on September 12, 1960 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. He is an actor, known for AWA All-Star Wrestling (1960), WCW Worldwide (1975) and WWE Smackdown! (1999). He is married to Julia Laurinaitis. They have two children.

41. Greg Valentine

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

One of the toughest, most rugged competitors ever to come down the pike, Greg "The Hammer" Valentine more than carried on the tradition first established by his legendary father, the late Johnny Valentine. A top-ranked Superstar during the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, his career saw him earn a slew of ...

42. Sherri Martel

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Sherri Martel was born on February 8, 1958 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA as Sherry L Russell. She was an actress, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WCW Saturday Night (1985). She was married to Robert Schrull. She died on June 15, 2007 in Birmingham.

43. Teddy Long

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Teddy Long was born on September 15, 1947 in Birmingham, Alabama, USA as Theodore Rufus Long. He is an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WCW Worldwide (1975) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995).

44. James J. Dillon

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

James J. Dillon was born on June 26, 1942 in Trenton, New Jersey, USA as James Morrison. He is an actor, known for WCW Worldwide (1975), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and WCW Thunder (1998).

45. Jim Neidhart

Actor | ECW Hardcore TV

Jim Neidhart was born on February 8, 1955 in Montebello, California, USA as James Henry Neidhart. He was an actor, known for Eastern Championship Wrestling (1993), Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and WWF Championship Wrestling (1972). He was married to Ellie Hart and Joy Small. He died on August...

46. Barry Windham

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Barry Windham was born on July 4, 1960 in Sweetwater, Texas, USA. He is an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), WrestleMania XIV (1998) and Survivor Series (1997). He was previously married to Kebra Hart.

47. Jacqueline Moore

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Retired African-American female professional wrestler best known for her work in the USWA as Miss Texas and under her own first name for WCW in 1997 and for WWE from 1998 to 2004. After training under legendary heel manager General Skandor Akbar, she debuted for World Class Championship Wrestling ...

48. Paul Orndorff

Actor | UWF Fury Hour

Paul Orndorff was born on October 29, 1949 in Brandon, Florida, USA as Paul Parlette Orndorff Jr. He is an actor, known for UWF Fury Hour (1990), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and WCW Monday Nitro (1995). He has been married to Michelle Lee Johnson since July 31, 1999. He was previously married...

49. Rick Rude

Actor | WrestleMania V

The wrestler who would eventually become known as Ravishing Rick Rude was born Richard Erwin Rood on December 7th, 1958. He spent his childhood in Robinsdale, Minnesota, and had an early childhood friendship with future pro wrestler Curt Hennig. Rood broke into the business after a stint as a ...

50. Terry Funk

Actor | Road House

Funk has strong wrestling bloodlines. His dad, Dory Funk Sr., was a well-known grappler from the 1940s to the 1970s, and his brother, Dory Funk Jr., wrestled from 1963 until the early 90s, and won the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) world heavyweight championship in 1969. Funk, himself, became ...

51. Tammy Sytch

Actress | WCW Monday Nitro

Tammy Sytch was born on December 7, 1972 in Freeport, New Jersey, USA as Tamara Lynn Sytch. She is an actress, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), WWF Superstars (1986) and WrestleMania XIV (1998).

52. Trudy Vachon

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Trudy Vachon was born on January 12, 1962 in Montréal, Québec, Canada as Gertrude Elizabeth Wilkerson. She was an actress, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WCW Monday Nitro (1995) and WXW Rage TV (1996). She was married to David Heath, Dan Hurd and Tom Nash. She died on August 27, 2010 in Port ...

53. Jimmy Snuka

Actor | ECW Hardcore TV

Jimmy Snuka is a classic example of the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) (formerly known as World Wrestling Federation (WWF)) bad guy who became a baby-face (a good guy) without trying. Originally a "heel", he came into the WWE under the guidance of heel manager Capt. Lou Albano. After receiving...

54. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Actor | Predator

With an almost unpronounceable surname and a thick Austrian accent, who would have ever believed that a brash, quick talking bodybuilder from a small European village would become one of Hollywood's biggest stars, marry into the prestigious Kennedy family, amass a fortune via shrewd investments and...

55. Merced Solis

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Merced Solis was born in Mission, Texas, USA. He is an actor and former pro wrestler, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), Killer AIDS (The Movie) (1987) and The Eliminadora (2016). Merced wrestled under the name of Tito Santana, and was one of Hulk Hogan's most loyal allies. He has been ...

56. George 'The Animal' Steele

Actor | Ed Wood

George 'The Animal' Steele ( his professional wrestling name) was born in Detroit, Michigan, USA as William James Myers. He was a wrestling superstar in the WWF. He had a public image of a wild type of creature that chewed on the turn buckles and sported a green tongue. In the 1990s he became an ...

57. Jim Ross

Actor | Man on the Moon

Jim Ross was born on January 3, 1952 in Fort Bragg, California, USA as James William Ross. He is an actor and producer, known for Man on the Moon (1999), Lovers Lane (1999) and WWE Raw (1993). He was previously married to Jan Grillette.

58. Trish Stratus

Actress | WWE Monday Night RAW

Patricia Anne Stratigeas, better known as Trish Stratus, is marketed as a former wrestler for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE). Before she became a mainstay in professional wrestling, she was a student at York University in Toronto, Canada where she majored in Biology and Kinesiology. While in ...

59. Ric Flair

Actor | WWE Monday Night RAW

Richard Morgan Fliehr isn't what you'd expect from a professional wrestler. A medical student at Minnesota University (his father was a doctor, his mother an actress), Flair dropped out college to train for the mat wars under legendary former AWA World champ Verne Gagne. He made his professional ...

60. Arn Anderson

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

Arn Anderson was born on September 20, 1958 in Rome, Georgia, USA as Martin Anthony Lunde. He is an actor and producer, known for WCW Worldwide (1975), WWE Raw (1993) and WWE Smackdown! (1999). He has been married to Erin D. Lunde since 1984. They have two children.

61. Dallas Page

Actor | The Devil's Rejects

A star collegiate basketball player, Diamond Dallas Page entered the nightclub business in the 1970s, becoming one of South Florida's top club owners and promoters. He began training to become an in-ring performer at the age of 35, the oldest rookie in Pro Wrestling history. "DDP" captivated ...

62. Lash Huffman

Actor | WCW Monday Nitro

Lash Huffman was born on August 22, 1958 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Lash Rushay Huffman. He is an actor, known for WCW Monday Nitro (1995), WWA: The Inception (2001) and WWE Confidential (2002). He has been married to Valerie Cruz since January 11, 2017. He was previously married to Lisa Gaines.

63. Mr. T

Actor | Rocky III

Mr. T was born Laurence Tureaud on 21 May 1952, in the rough south side ghetto of Chicago. He is the second to youngest of twelve children (he has four sisters and seven brothers) and grew up in the housing projects. His father, Nathaniel Tureaud, left when Laurence was 5, and his mother raised the...

64. Sylvester Ritter

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

The man who would eventually become known as the Junk Yard Dog was born on December 13, 1953, in Wadesboro, North Carolina. He played football & wrestled in high school and was drafted by the Houston Oilers in 1975 after graduating from Fayetville State University, but was cut after blowing out his...

65. Khosrow Vaziri

Actor | Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 1

Iranian professional wrestler best known for his work in the 1980s for WWE (then the WWF) as the Iron Sheik. Trained under Verne Gagne and Billy Robinson and debuted under his own name in 1973 for the American Wrestling Association. Changed to Ali Vaziri while working for NWA Big Time Wrestling (...

66. Josip Peruzovic

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Josip Peruzovic was born on October 14, 1947 in Croatia, Yugoslavia as Josip Nikolai Peruzovic. He was an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), Spectrum Wrestling (1977) and WWF All-Star Wrestling (1972). He was married to Eleanor Lynn Breidenbaugh. He died on July 29, 2018 in Glen ...

67. Wendi Richter

Actress | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Wendi Richter was born on September 6, 1961 in Dallas, Texas, USA. She is an actress, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), The WWF's Grand Slams (1986) and The Life and Times of Captain Lou Albano (1986).

68. Big John Studd

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

John Minton, or Big John Studd as he would eventually be known, was born on February 19th, 1948, in Butler, Pennsylvania. He started training to be a professional wrestler under 'Walter 'Killer' Kowalski' at the age of 18. He first worked for the WWF (then the WWWF) under the name Chuck O'Connor, ...

69. Richard Blood

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Retired American professional wrestler of Japanese descent as Ricky Steamboat. He trained under Verne Gagne, and first made his name in the old Mid-Atlantic territory in the Carolinas. He had many legendary matches and feuds with Ric Flair, culminating in their epic "Holy Trilogy" of matches at WCW...

70. Conrad Efraim

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

S.D. "Special Delivery" Jones was a very popular wrestler for the WWF throughout most of the early to mid 1980s. He was mainly a jobber, which meant that he rarely won a match and was mainly used to put over other talent. Despite his lack of wins, he was one of the more popular wrestlers in the ...

71. Lord Alfred Hayes

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Beginning his wrestling career in 1950 in the United Kingdom as "Judo" Al Hayes, the man who later became known as "Lord Alfred Hayes" joined the World Wrestling Federation in 1982 and retired from active wrestling in 1983. Not one to leave the wrestling business, Hayes became a commentator for the...

72. Jesse Ventura

Actor | Predator

Jesse Ventura was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Bernice Martha (Lenz), a nurse who was of German descent, and George William Janos, a steam fitter of Slovak ancestry. In November 1990, professional wrestler turned actor Jesse Ventura was elected to a four-year term as mayor of Brooklyn Park, ...

73. Bob Orton

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Bob Orton was born on November 10, 1950 in Kansas City, Missouri, USA as Robert Keith Orton. He is an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), WWE Smackdown! (1999) and WWF All-Star Wrestling (1972). He has been married to Elaine Orton since June 3, 1972. They have three children.

74. Lillian Ellison

Actress | WWF SmackDown!

Lillian Ellison was born on July 22, 1923 in Tookiedoo, South Carolina, USA as Mary Lillian Ellison. She was an actress, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and WWF All-Star Wrestling (1972). She was married to Walter Carroll and Johnny Long. She died on November 2, ...

75. Lou Albano

Actor | Wise Guys

Lou Albano was born on July 29, 1933 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Louis Vincent Albano. He was an actor, known for Wise Guys (1986), The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! (1989) and Stay Tuned (1992). He was married to Geraldine Tango. He died on October 14, 2009 in Westchester County, New York, USA.

76. Pat Patterson

Actor | WWE Main Event

Pat Patterson was born on January 19, 1941 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada as Pierre Clermont. He is an actor and writer, known for WWE Main Event (2012), WWF Superstars (1986) and A Path of His Own (1979).

77. Johnny Valiant

Actor | The Wrestler

Making his name in the tag team division, Johnny Valiant lived up to his family name along with his brothers, Jimmy and Jerry. After retiring from being an active wrestler, Johnny then became a manager by leading the team of Greg "The Hammer" Valentine (Greg Valentine) and Brutus Beefcake, known as...

78. Don Muraco

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Contrary to popular belief,there was only one TRUE 'Rock' in wrestling history.He was the greatest in that era.He even held the inc belt and has even been in Paul E's ECW which is history now. Muraco was just a powerhouse. He is an ICON and a LEGEND. No one can fill his shoes. Don Muraco is still ...

79. Adrian Adonis

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Adrian Adonis was born on September 15, 1953 in Buffalo, New York, USA as Keith Franke. He was an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), The War to Settle the Score (1985) and Wrestling at the Chase (1959). He died on July 4, 1988 in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, Canada.

80. Jake Roberts

Actor | The Peanut Butter Falcon

Jake Roberts was born on May 30, 1955 in Gainesville, Texas, USA as Aurelian Smith Jr. He is an actor and writer, known for The Peanut Butter Falcon (2019), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and Saturday Night's Main Event (1985).

81. Pedro Morales

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Pedro Morales was born on October 22, 1942 in Culebra Island, Puerto Rico. He was an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), WWF All-Star Wrestling (1972) and World Wrestling Federation (1973). He was married to Karen Johnson. He died on February 11, 2019 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA.

82. Tony Atlas

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Tony Atlas was born on April 23, 1954 in Roanoke, Virginia, USA as Anthony White. He is an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and Spectrum Wrestling (1977). He has been married to Monika DeRanek since June 27, 1990. He was previously married to Lisa.

83. Harry Fujiwara

Actor | Spectrum Wrestling

Japanese-American professional wrestler, manager and trainer as Mr. Fuji. He debuted on December 15, 1964 as Mr. Fujiwara in Hawaii. He won his first title when he and Curtis Iaukea defeated Lord James Blears and Neff Maivia for the NWA Hawaii Tag Team Championship. He would go on to compete for ...

84. Jim Morris

Actor | The Hack

Jim Morris was born on July 5, 1952 in Mudlick, Kentucky, USA. He is an actor, known for The Hack, Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and WWE Smackdown! (1999).

85. Wayne Farris

Actor | Midnight Massacre

Wayne Farris was born on January 24, 1953 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA as Roy Wayne Farris. He is an actor, known for Midnight Massacre (2018), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and WWF Championship Wrestling (1972). He has been married to Tammy P. Farris since 1984. They have two children. He was previously...

86. Harley Race

Actor | WCW Saturday Night

Harley Race is one of the foremost legends of professional wrestling. He is an 8-time NWA Heavyweight Champion and has held numerous other titles over his career that has spanned four decades.

Harley won his first NWA World Title in Kansas City in 1973 when he defeated Dory Funk Jr. Harley feels ...

87. James Ware

Actor | Saturday Night's Main Event

This colorful, high-flying wrestler was a mainstay in the WWF from 1986 to 1993. He appeared at many of the WWF's major Pay-Per-View events during this time frame, such as Wrestlemania, Summerslam, Survivor Series, and Royal Rumble. He was mainly used as a jobber - a wrestler who rarely wins and is...

88. Bob Uecker

Actor | Major League

Bob Uecker's first career was professional baseball. He played six seasons in the majors (1962-1967), playing catcher for three different National League teams: Braves (Milwaukee, WI, and Atlanta, GA), Cardinals (St. Louis, MO), and Phillies (Philadelphia, PA). His batting, never stellar, declined ...

89. Sam Houston

Actor | Spectrum Wrestling

Sam Houston was born on October 11, 1963 in Tampa, Florida, USA as Michael Maurice Smith. He is an actor, known for Spectrum Wrestling (1977), WWF Superstars (1986) and WWF: Wrestlefest 88 (1988). He has been married to Leslie Mayfield since September 1, 2016. He was previously married to Nickla ...

90. Donald Trump

Actor | Ghosts Can't Do It

Donald John Trump was born on June 14, 1946 at the Jamaica Hospital Medical Center in the Queens borough of New York City. He is the son of Mary Trump (née Macleod) and Fred Trump, a real estate millionaire. His mother was a Scottish immigrant who initially worked as a maid. His father was born in ...

91. Billy Graham

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

Billy Graham was born on September 10, 1943 in Paradise Valley, Arizona, USA as Eldridge Wayne Coleman. He is an actor, known for WWF Championship Wrestling (1972), Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and WWF Superstars (1986). He has been married to Valerie since July 1, 1978. He was previously ...

92. Tully Blanchard

Actor | World Wide Wrestling

The son of former AWA President, Blanchard got started in the wrestling business at age 10, selling peanuts at the arenas and putting up flyers. Eventually he became apart of the ring crew, helping set up for matches. In high school, he played football. He attended West Texas State University where...

93. Brian Wickens

Actor | Saturday Night's Main Event

Semi-retired New Zealander professional wrestler known for his work as a member of the tag team the Sheepherders in Mid-South Wrestling, Championship Wrestling from Florida and other promotions and as the Bushwhackers in WWE. Debuted in his native New Zealand in 1964 and formed the team with Butch ...

94. Butch Miller

Actor | Saturday Night's Main Event

Retired New Zealander professional wrestler known for his work as a member of the tag team the Sheepherders in Mid-South Wrestling, Championship Wrestling from Florida and other promotions and as the Bushwhackers in WWE. Debuted in his native New Zealand in 1964 and formed the team with Luke ...

95. Chief Jay Strongbow

Actor | WWWF Championship Wrestling

"Chief" Jay Strongbow was arguably the most famous, beloved Native American wrestler of all time, and a consistent box office draw. As both a main event and mid-card performer, Strongbow was one of the most reliable, professional wrestlers of his, or any, day. A man who truly loved the wrestling ...

96. Robert Remus

Actor | G.I. Joe

One of the most recognizable grapplers of the 1980s, Sgt. Slaughter became huge in National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), American Wrestling Association (AWA), and the World Wrestling Federation (now WWE). While never actually serving as a United States Marine, Remus adopted the character Sgt. ...

97. Kerry Von Erich

Actor | Problem Child

Kerry Adkisson was born on February 3, 1960, to Jack and Doris Adkisson. Jack was a wrestler, so most of Jack's children followed in his footsteps (one child, Jack Adkisson, Jr., tragically died in 1959 from electrocution). Kerry was a standout discus thrower at University of Houston, and actually ...

98. William Moody

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

William Moody went to Mobile's Catholic School, and later graduated from the McGill Institute. After enlisting in the U.S. Air Force and completing basic training, he recieved his honorable discharge and went straight into a Funeral Director service job.

Moody was a regular at Gulf Coast Wrestling ...

99. Charles Wright

Actor | WWF SmackDown!

Charles Wright was born on May 16, 1961 in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. He is an actor, known for WWE Smackdown! (1999), Saturday Night's Main Event (1985) and WWE Raw (1993).

100. Paul Ellering

Actor | AWA All-Star Wrestling

Paul Ellering was born on August 22, 1953 in Grey Eagle, Minnesota, USA as Paul Joseph Ellering. He is an actor, known for AWA All-Star Wrestling (1960), WCW Saturday Night (1985) and WrestleMania XXVII (2011).



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