• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (November 13, 2005) – Old School WWF Legend Passed Away
On this day in 2005, we lost Old School WWF Legend Eddie Guerrero at the age of 38 due to acute heart failure.
After some time in AAA, NJPW and ECW, Eddie had his debut for Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling in 1995 and later jumped ship to the World Wrestling Federation in early 2000.
He was the son of Old School Lucha Libre Legend Gory Guerrero, the brother of Chavo Guerrero Sr. (Chavo Classic), Mando Guerrero and Hector Guerrero, as well as the uncle of Chavo Guerrero Jr.!
In 2006, Eddie Guerrero was posthumously inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by his close personal friends Rey Mysterio & Chris Benoit, and his nephew Chavo.
† REST IN PEACE LATINO HEAT!
October 9, 1967 – November 13, 2005
• BREAKING NEWS: CM Punk Appears On WWE Backstage (Video), WWE Issues Statement
WWE just announced the following:
CM Punk appears on WWE Backstage on FS1, reveals he’ll be back next week
“After a nearly six-year absence from WWE TV, CM Punk made a shocking, unannounced appearance on Tuesday night’s episode of WWE Backstage, FS1’s new weekly studio show.
The two-time WWE Champion arrived during the show’s final moments, entering to the sounds of Living Colour’s “Cult of Personality,” Punk’s entrance music during his storied in-ring career.
“It’s as simple as this: Just when they think they’ve got the answers, I change the culture,” Punk told the camera, before adding, “I’ll see you here next week.”
— WWE on FOX (@WWEonFOX) November 13, 2019
Within minutes, the WWE on FOX Twitter account confirmed that Punk will make periodic appearances on WWE Backstage beginning next Tuesday.
Punk left an unforgettable legacy during his WWE career, including holding the WWE Championship for a remarkable 434 days. Since parting ways with WWE, Punk has gone on to author comic books for Marvel, compete in the UFC and, more recently, star in the horror film “Girl on the Third Floor,” released in theaters last month.
Don’t miss Punk’s headline-making return to WWE Backstage next Tuesday at 11 p.m. ET on FS1.”
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