Competed in the WWWF during the
mid 60's and was a co-holder of the Tag Team Title. Returned in the
70's and challenged Bruno Sammartino. John Tolos died in 2009.
Was a mid level heel wrestler in the WWWF during
the early 1970's. Verdu had a huge chest and was quite strong.
Challenged Bruno Sammartino & Pedro Morales in the early 70's.
Dr. Jerry Graham
One of the famous Graham
Brothers, was a Tag Team Champ in the 60's and returned in the 70's to
challenge Bruno Sammartino. Dr. Jerry Graham died in 1997.
Brother of Dr. Bill Miller,
wrestled in the 60's as a mid level heel and returned mainly to the
Pittsburgh area as a low to mid level babyface. Held the Tag Title
in the 1960's.
The fighting cop from Carnegie
Pa near Pittsburgh, Frank Holtz was mainly a prelim guy who wrestled as a
babyface. Got a small push in the late 60's & early 70's.
Competed from 1964 - 1977 in the WWWF.
An undersized babyface wrestler
with some martial arts skills who competed from 1973 - 1975. Held the
WWWF Tag Team Titles in 1974 with Tony Garea.
Billy White Wolf
Indian wrestler who teamed with
Cheif Jay Strongbow in the mid to late 70's in the WWWF. Held the
Tag Team Title for a short time but left the area after his neck was
broken by Ken Patera. His biggest win was a clean pinfall of Bruiser
Brody during a tag match.
Billy Red Lyons
Mid level babyface wrestler who
worked mainly Pittsburgh and New York shows. Got a big win in 1971
defeating North American Champion Stan Stasiak on TV in Pittsburgh with a
sleeper hold. Billy Red Lyons died in 2009.
Mid level heel who worked in the
WWWF in the mid 1960's. Held the Tag Title in 1966 & had a short
return to the WWWF in 1972. Smasher Sloan died sometime in the
A Gorgeous George wannabe,
Magnificent Maurice competed in the WWWF from 1963 - 1971. He worked
mainly in the early years with Johnny Barrend as a tag team. Maurice
turned on Barrend and shortly after Maurice started using his real name
Gene Dubuque. Magnificent Maurice died in 1974.
A former NWA champ Gene Kiniski
spent a year or two in the WWWF in the mid 60's. Kiniski was
co-holder of the Tag team Titles with Waldo Von Erich. Gene Kiniski
died in 2010.
Competed in the WWWF during the early years and
was tag partner of Skull Murphy. Was the first to hold the
WWWF Tag Team Titles. Brute Bernard died in 1984.
After Bill Watts turned heel Don
McLarity was to be the No. 2 babyface, he was not good enough to be in
that level and only stayed 2 years in the WWWF. He did hold the Tag
Team Title in 1965.
Tag Team partner of Brute Berard
in the early 60's and was the first to hold the WWWF Tag Team
titles. Only competed about 2 years in the WWWF. Skull Murphy
died in 1970.
Mid to low level babyface who
wrestled in the WWWF in the mid 60's and came back for a short stint in
the mid to late 70's. When Victor Rivera gave up his half of the
WWWF Tag Title Dom DeNucci selected Pat Barrett to replace him.
Good looking heel wrestler from
the mid 1960's, challenged Bruno Sammartino for the title. Had a
hold called the Powerlock which was similar to the figure four leglock.
One of the toughest wrestlers in
the WWWF in the 1970's. Known for breaking the neck of Bruno
Sammartino in 1976.
A really tough heel from the mid 1960's who was
managed by Tony Angelo. The Beast had a feud with Chief White
Owl. The Beast died in 1987.
Chief White Owl
Popular Indian wrestler who competed in the WWWF
from 1963-1967 and made a short comeback in 1972. White Owl had his
leg broken in a TV match in 1964 against Frank Pickens. Chief White
Owl died in 2008.
One of Japan's finest wrestlers, competed in the
WWWF off and on in the 60's and 70's. Was brought in as a special
attraction. Shoehi Baba died in 1999.