Tag: Bruno Sammartino
Many names are lauded while others who have devoted their lives to this business are, in fact, ignored. In this piece, we praise wrestling's unsung.
In 1976, Stan Hansen changed the career of Bruno Sammartino by unceremoniously dropping him on his head. Here, both men discuss this near-tragic incident.
Bruno Sammartino and Vince McMahon hated one another which created quite a tense moment when the two met for the very first time in over 25 years!
Pedro Morales transcended race, creed, and color. 'A deafening chorus still rings in my ears. In the middle of all of that volume was love.'
Pettiness and past litigation are what many people feel is the reason behind Ivan Koloff not yet getting inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.
For Freddie Blassie, death threats were frequent. He triggered over 100 deaths in Japan, was stabbed by fans 21 times, and was even once doused with acid!
I had the privilege of spending Christmas with Bruno Sammartino this past year. Little did I or anyone else know, this would sadly be his last.
Pedro Morales was the first-ever triple crown champion in WWE history though is rarely acknowledged by WWE despite his place in company history.
When Gorilla Monsoon appeared on WWF TV for the very last time at WrestleMania 15 in March of 1999, I didn't react well."NO! Tell me that's not him!"
Nikolai Volkoff was a nice man. A beautiful, caring man. And one of the few in this business that nobody, not a single soul, has ever said a bad word about.
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