WWE Facts

WWE Facts

  1. Tazz’s personalized license plate reads Tap Out
  2. During one drinking session Andre the Giant drank 119 bottles of beer
  3. Perry Saturn dated Chyna before she entered the WWF
  4. Steve Austin is an Antique collector
  5. Tom Prichard and Brother Love (Bruce) are brothers
  6. Jerry Lawler owned the now defunct USWA based in Memphis
  7. Jerry Lawler was a 23 time USWA Champion
  8. Undertaker has a win/loss record of 10 wins and 0 losses at Wrestlemania
  9. Chris Benoit was trained by Stu Hart
  10. Road Dogg fought in Desert Storm
  11. Faarooq was cut by the Cleveland Browns
  12. Steve Austin was trained by WCW jobber Chris Adams
  13. Terri Runnels was a hair stylist for the Larry King Show prior to wrestling
  14. Dean Malenko is Jewish
  15. D-Lo Brown is a certified Accountant
  16. The Peoples Eyebrow was originally name the “Heat Brow”. The Rock called it that in College, but he changed the name do to the fact that the name didn’t catch on.
  17. Shawn Michaels is a huge Garth Brooks fan
  18. The Rock is a skilled light tackle salt water fisherman
  19. Brock Lesnar is the youngest WWE Champion aged 25 years 1 month and 13 days. Second is Yokozuna 26 years, 6 months and 2 days and third is Rock 26 years, 6 months and 13 days.
  20. The Rock is the third youngest WWF Champ, second youngest IC Champ and also the first African American to hold the WWF Title
  21. Jeff Hardy is youngest IC Champ, aged 23
  22. X-Pac is youngest European Champ and Matt Hardy is second youngest aged 26
  23. Val Venis used to race Motocross, before becoming a wrestler
  24. WrestleMania VII was moved from the Rose Bowl to the Sports Arena in Los Angeles because either Vince McMahon feared a sniper might try and take out lead heel Sgt. Slaughter, playing the role of a Iraqi sympathizer during the Gulf War or another rumour is tickets sales were so bad that it was moved to a smaller arena.
  25. Apparently feeling he had nothing to lose, Sid Justice double crossed Vince McMahon by kicking out of Hogan’s leg drop at WMVIII. Sid had been caught cheating on a drug test a few weeks earlier and was going to be suspended. Sid’s manager, Harvey Whippleman (who is said to have supplied Sid with the false urine sample that WWF official Dave Hebner found Sid carrying in a vile) reacted quickly, jumping into the ring and getting his man disqualified before all hell broke loose.
  26. Triple H (WM2000) was the first heel to leave a WrestleMania with WWF Title
  27. Undertaker was in Suburban Commando with Hogan
  28. Yokozuna held the WWF Title for the shortest time before being defeated. Yokozuna won WWF Title at Wrestlemania 9 and then lost it 128 SECONDS later to Hulk Hogan.
  29. Dean Douglas held the Intercontinental title for the shortest time. HBK forfeited the title to him due to injury at In Your House 4 and then went on to lose the belt to Razor Ramon the same night.
  30. On May 26, 1987, Hacksaw Jim Duggan and the Iron Sheik were arrested by NJ State police. Duggan was charged with possession of marijuana and drinking alcohol while driving. Sheik was charged with possession of marijuana and cocaine. Duggan received a conditional discharge and Sheik received one-year probation.
  31. The WWF says that the Dynamite Kid left the WWF and retired because of an injury. Actually the Kid was wrestling in England and the real reason he left was because of a locker room fight with him and Jacques Rougeau. The Bulldog opted to keep contact with the WWF and because of that and other reasons; the Bulldog and the Dynamite Kid haven’t spoken in years.
  32. In 1991, Ric Flair was fired/quit WCW. He showed up in the WWF soon thereafter holding the WCW title and claimed to be the “Real World’s champion.” The reason he was able to leave the company with the title is because he owned that title. WCW later bought it back from Flair for reportedly $75,000.
  33. Randy Savage and Miss Elizabeth Hewlitte were supposedly “married” in August 1991. Actually, that was an angle to get a better buy rate for the pay-per-view. Savage and Liz were married in December 1984.

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