Tribute To Some Of The Past Wrestlers Who Have Passed On.

Rick Rude (1958-1999)
Died of a heart attack.

Renegade (1966-1999)
Died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound on February 23.

Louie Spicolli (1971-1998)
Died of drug abuse.

Bobo Brazil (1925-1998)
Died after suffering a stroke on January 20.

Brian Pillman (1962-1997)
Died of a heart attack, similar to the one his dad died from, on October 5.

Big John Studd (1949-1995)
Died of liver cancer after a 17-month battle with Hodgkins Disease on March 20.

Kerry Von Erich (1960-1993)
Died after he committed suicide with a .44-caliber handgun, one day after being indicted on a cocaine possession charge.

Andre The Giant (1947-1993)
Died of a heart attack on January 27, while in France to attend the funeral of his father.

Buddy Rogers (Died in 1992)
Died on June 26, 4 days after suffering two strokes in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

Bruiser Brody (Died in 1988)
Died on July 17, after being stabbed to death in his locker room prior to a wrestling card in Bayamon, Puerto Rico.

Adrian Adonis (Died in 1988)
Died on July 4, after a mini-van driven by Mike Kelly, goes over a cliff and into a lake in Lewisporte, Newfoundland.

"Gorgeous" George Wagner (Died in 1963)
Died on December 26 in Los Angeles of a heart attack after collapsing at his Hollywood apartment.