16 WWE Records Most Fans Don't Know About!

16 WWE Records Most Fans Don’t Know About!

With no offseason in wrestling, WWE Records are getting broken every year — records most fans aren't even aware of. We're here to change that!
Lou Thesz was a shrewd businessman in and out of the ring.

Lou Thesz INC. – The Arcane Business Ventures of a Champion Wrestler

Lou Thesz: World Champion wrestler, real estate mogul, interior designer? Dive into the lesser-known side of this renaissance man!
Bob Backlund - Last of the Old Schoolers, Last of an Era

Bob Backlund – Last of the Old Schoolers, Last of an Era

Bob Backlund paid his dues by sleeping in his car, eating tuna from a can, and defeating up to 9 fans from the crowd a night!

DUSTIN RUNNELS: Behind the Paint of “The Natural” and Goldust

Being the son of Dusty Rhodes, naysayers would test to see how tough he really was. In the words of Dustin Runnels, "There were many fights along the way!"
This Wrestling Life | Wrestling's Golden Age Reflected Through Poetry

This Wrestling Life | Wrestling’s Golden Age Reflected Through Poetry

The most nostalgic era of wrestling reflected in short, playful rhymes, that marvel at the grand theatre of wrestling from that golden age.
Dynamite Kid of the British Bulldogs and Jacques Rougeau of the Fabulous Rougeaus had a feud that went well beyond the ring.

Dynamite Kid and Jacques Rougeau Fight, Why Vince Stepped In

Problems between Dynamite Kid and Jacques Rougeau led to an epic backstage confrontation and Vince McMahon having to step in.
André The Giant | Unforgettable FanAndré The Giant | Unforgettable Encounters with Fans Encounters

André The Giant | Unforgettable Encounters with Fans

We asked our loyal readers what it was like to have met André The Giant, and you sure didn’t disappoint! This shows a whole different side of the giant!
When It Was Real by Nikita Breznikov, with Scott Teal

When It Was Real by Nikita Breznikov, with Scott Teal | Book Review

Pro Wrestling Stories senior writer Evan Ginzburg reviews the book When It Was Real by Nikita Breznikov, with Scott Teal.
Rodney Anoa'i (Yokozuna) celebrates his first WWF championship win at WrestleMania 9. This moment would soon be overshadowed by the re-emergence of Hulk Hogan.

Rodney Anoa’i | Yokozuna and His Unusual WWF Title Reigns

Rodney Anoa'i (Yokozuna) won his first title in April '93. This would prove bittersweet & short-lived, leading to an unusual 14-month run on top in the WWF.
Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan and Vince McMahon at the 2005 WWE Hall of Fame.

Rocky and Wrestling: How the Italian Stallion Helped Shape WWE

When it comes to the success of the WWE, you can thank three people: Vince McMahon, Terry Bollea, and Sylvester Stallone of Rocky fame.