Terry Funk

Terry Funk

Terrance "Terry" Funk (10 de junio de 1944) es un ex-luchador profesional norteamericano, conocido principalmente por su estilo de lucha libre Hardcore, que adoptó en la última parte de su carrera, que más tarde inspiró a muchos luchadores, en particular a Mick Foley y a The Sandman. Funk ha aparecido en la NWA, AWA, WWF/E, WCW, ECW, USWA, ROH, y la TNA. Funk es conocido por la gran longetividad de su carrera, en la que ha tenido múltiples "últimas" peleas, en las que supuestamente se retiraría. Es generalmente conocido como The Funker.
Él ha sido dos veces Campeón Mundial al ganar una vez el Campeonato Mundial Peso Pesado de la NWA y una vez el Campeonato Mundial Peso Pesado de la ECW. También ha sido Campeón Mundial en Parejas junto con Mick Foley. Fue introducido al WWE Hall of Fame en 2009 junto a su hermano Dory Funk Jr.

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  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1944-06-30
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Hammond, Indiana, USA

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Terrence "Terry" Funk (born June 30, 1944) is an American professional wrestler and actor known chiefly for the hardcore wrestling style he adopted in the latter part of his career that inspired many younger wrestlers, including Mick Foley. Funk has appeared in the NWA, AWA, WWF/E, WCW, ECW, USWA, ROH, and TNA. Funk is a former two time world heavyweight champion, having held the NWA World Heavyweight Championship once and the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Championship once. He also won ECW World Heavyweight Championship twice, the latter of which was also granted to him as an honorary lifetime title by ECW. He is the only man to have been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame, the WCW Hall of Fame, the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame, the NWA Hall of Fame, the Hardcore Hall of Fame, and the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame. Funk was a primary subject of the documentary film Beyond the Mat. Funk is often noted for the longevity of his career, which has included multiple "retirement" matches. Description above from the Wikipedia article Terry Funk, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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