• One Of The Greatest Of All Time Celebrates His Birthday
One of the greatest Professional Wrestling Legends of all time, “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair (Real name: Richard Morgan Fliehr) celebrates his 69th birthday today.
Flair, who wrestled in 5 decades, from 1972 till 2011, is officially considered a 16 time World Heavyweight Champion, though not including several additional World Title wins.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY RIC FLAIR!
• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (February 25, 1995) – Battle Royal
On this day in 1995, the World Wrestling Federation aired a Battle Royal featuring WWF Superstars like The British Bulldog, Jerry Lawler, Shawn Michaels, The Headshrinkers, Men on a Mission, Henry Godwinn, Mantaur, Duke Droese, King Kong Bundy, Aldo Montoya, The 1-2-3 Kid, Kwang, The Heavenly Bodies … & other WWF Wrestlers.
You can watch the full match below:
• WWF Legend Violently ILL
Old School WWF Legend & WWE Hall of Famer Greg “The Hammer” Valentine is violently ill, according to his wife. This is the reason why Valentine recently missed Canadian Wrestling’s Elite “Legends Of Wrestling and Professional Sports Convention 2”.
Below is the statement the company issued regarding Valentine missing the event:
“It is with great sadness CWE management has to report that we were contacted by Julie Valentine, the wife of Greg Valentine informing us that Greg became violently ill last night and was hopeful he would be feeling better before his flight this evening but is in need of medical attention and will not be able to attend this weekend’s CWE Legends Of Wrestling & Professional Sports Convention 2 in Winnipeg.”