Sgt Slaughter

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood Sgt. Slaughter may be the best example ever of how the real world and the fictional world intersect to create something wonderful. Robert Remus was born on August 27, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan, and … Continue reading

Mike DiBiase

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Acrylic and paint marker on 24″ x 24″ wood ‘Iron’ Mike DiBiase held over thirty championships in his career and was the progenitor of the DiBiase wrestling family. Michael DiBiase was born on December 24, 1923 in New York, New … Continue reading

Leo Nomellini

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood The Leo Nomellini story is the story of America, the story of an immigrant who worked hard and became a success in multiple fields. Leo Joseph Nomellini was born on June 19, 1924 in … Continue reading

John Pesek

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood Beyond being a notable shooter in the ring, John Pesek is possibly the only World Champion in history to have neither won nor lost the title. John Pesek was born on February 21, 1894 … Continue reading

Joe Stecher

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood Joe Stecher is the first wrestler in history to be a multiple-time World Heavyweight Champion. Joe Stecher was born on April 4, 1893 on his family’s farm in Dodge, Nebraska, the youngest of eight … Continue reading

Gene Kiniski

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood While Gene Kiniski declared himself to be Canada’s Greatest Athlete, few can dispute the highly-decorated and respected big man’s claim. Eugene Nicholas Kiniski was born on November 23, 1928 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, the … Continue reading

Rhino

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood Few competitors in the history of professional wrestling have better personified the look of fury than the man beast Rhino. Terrance ‘Terry’ Gerin was born on October 7, 1975 in Detroit, Michigan, and debuted … Continue reading

Ed Don George

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Acrylic and oil on 24″ x 24″ wood Ed Don George was one of the biggest stars of professional wrestling in the 1930s, which likely had nothing to do with him having three first names. Edward Nye George, Jr. was … Continue reading

Earl Caddock

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Acrylic and spray on 24″ x 24″ wood Earl Caddock was one of the biggest stars in the early days of professional wrestling, and was billed as the original man of 1000 holds. Caddock was born on February 27, 1888 … Continue reading

Mick Foley

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Acrylic on 30″ x 40″ canvas There’s a warning about not meeting your heroes because they may let you down, but that could not be further from the truth with Mick Foley. Michael Francis Foley was born on June 7, … Continue reading

Ron R-Truth Killings

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood Ron “R-Truth” Killings is a beloved part of modern professional wrestling, but also a pioneer within the sport. Ronald Aaron Killings was born on January 19, 1972 in Atlanta, Georgia. Young Killings dropped out … Continue reading

Dick Hutton

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Acrylic on 24″ x 24″ wood Dick Hutton epitomized what a wrestling champion was seen as during his time in the squared circle. Richard ‘Dick’ Hutton was born on October 4, 1923 in Amarillo, Texas. During his childhood he and … Continue reading