Tag: David Von Erich

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… FEB 10th: Saying Goodbye To The...

1984 - David Adkisson, best known to wrestling fans as "The Yellow Rose of Texas" David Von Erich, dies while on tour with All Japan Pro Wrestling

KAYFABE THEATER: Butch Reed humiliates Ric Flair

The Nature Boy calls out Butch Reed - mistakenly calling him 'Bruce'- only to be stripped by the Hacksaw in front of all the fans in the Florida territory

KAYFABE THEATER: Michael ‘Santa Claus’ Hayes attacks The Von Erichs

Buddy Roberts sits down for an interview with Bill Mercer, as they watch video of the recent Christmas assault launched by Michael Hayes in a Santa Claus suit

KAYFABE THEATER: Race attacks Von Erich in St. Louis

On a 1981 episode of Wrestling at the Chase, NWA World Champion Harley Race suplexes David Von Erich on the concrete floor after their match

THE WRESTLING TERRITORIES: WORLD CLASS WRESTLING

This series continues its look at the greatest promotions of the past, as we travel to Texas and present the legacy of Fritz Von Erich's World Class Wrestling

IN MEMORIAM: FRITZ VON ERICH

Celebrating the life of the legendary Texas wrestler, promoter & patriarch. who died on this day in 1997.