• Cause Of Road Warrior Animal’s Death, Passed Away On His Wedding Anniversary
As we noted earlier, WWE Hall Of Famer Road Warrior Animal passed away at the age of 60.
TMZ is reporting that he died of natural causes.
According to their law enforcement sources, he passed away at the Tan-Tar-A Resort in Osage Beach, MO after they received a call from his wife at 11:49 pm. Road Warrior Animal was already declared deceased when deputies arrived on the scene.
The death was sudden because no one was aware of him having any sort of health issues.
This sad incident took place on the night of his wedding anniversary.
• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (September 23, 2001) – WWF Unforgiven 2001
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on September 23, 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WWF Unforgiven 2001’ LIVE on PPV from the Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The pay-per-view with the tagline “The Greatest of Battles Are Fought from Within” was dominated by the infamous ‘WCW/ECW Invasion’ storyline.
Here are the results:
4 Way Elimination – WWF Tag Team Championship: The Dudley Boyz (c) defeated Big Show & Spike Dudley, The Hurricane & Lance Storm and The Hardy Boyz
Perry Saturn defeated Raven
WWF Intercontinental Championship: Christian defeated Edge (c)
WCW Tag Team Championship: The Brothers of Destruction (c) defeated KroniK
WWF Hardcore Championship: Rob Van Dam (c) defeated Chris Jericho
WCW Championship: The Rock (c) defeated Booker T & Shane McMahon
WCW United States Championship: Rhyno defeated Tajiri (c)
WWF Championship: Kurt Angle defeated Stone Cold Steve Austin (c)