WWE

Andrew Limberg
July 17, 2019 - 3:33 pm
A few months ago Ross Township approached the Darryl Sammartino and his family about placing signs around the community that would honor his later father, World Champion Wrestler and WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino.
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March 05, 2019 - 1:46 pm
King Kong Bundy, the 6-foot-4 (193-centimeter) professional wrestler best known for facing Hulk Hogan in WrestleMania 2, has died. He was 61.
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August 13, 2018 - 5:49 pm
Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart, who joined with brother-in-law Bret Hart to form one of the top tag teams in the 1980s with the WWE, has died. He was 63.
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August 03, 2018 - 11:32 am
Glenn Jacobs, the WWE wrestler known as Kane, has won the bout for mayor in Tennessee's third largest county.
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Larry Richert
April 23, 2018 - 3:14 pm
Final respects were paid as Pittsburgh wrestling icon Bruno Sammartino was laid to rest this morning at a private burial after a public mass and eulogy at St. Sebastian Catholic Church in Ross Township.
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Larry Richert
April 18, 2018 - 2:19 pm
Pittsburghers and people all around the world are remembering “The Living Legend” Bruno Sammartino after he died peacefully early Wednesday morning surrounded by his family at age 82.
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Larry Richert
April 18, 2018 - 10:40 am
Wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino died early Wednesday morning. He was 82.
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Paul Rasmussen
April 05, 2018 - 7:09 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - If you watched WWE wrestling in the 70s and 80s you might remember "Luscious" Johnny Valiant. His real name was Thomas Sullivan. The 71-year-old lived in Ross Township. Sullivan was the man hit by a pickup on McKnight Road Wednesday morning around 5:30. The...
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