Tag: Golden Age
The legendary Buddy Rogers takes his final bow.
Today, we present 'Icons of Wrestling', a documentary in honor of the greatest grappler of The Golden Era, Lou Thesz, who passed away on this day, in 2002
Pat O'Connor defeats Dick Hutton to win the NWA World Heavyweight Championship in St. Louis
Remembering the life of the longtime St. Louis promoter & NWA President, who helped shape the sport for a generation, and passed away on this day in 1998
One of wrestling's greatest technicians and pioneers passed away on this day in 1990. (Includes video of O'Connor demonstrating holds on announcer Joe Garagiola)
At nearly 87-years-old, Pittsburgh's Rudy Shemuga began his career in the early 1950's, competing during wrestling's Golden Era as 'Steve Novak'
Introducing a new series focusing on some of the most important territories in the history of the sport, and remembering the days of regional wrestling
Celebrating the life of the legendary Texas wrestler, promoter & patriarch. who died on this day in 1997.