Bob Geigel

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Birthday
1, 1924
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
Oct 30, 2014 (90)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
1, 1924
Birthplace
Iowa
Death Date
Oct 30, 2014 (90)

About

Known as the A-Bomber, or simply Texas, he performed from 1950-1976.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Iowa, where he finished third in at the 1948 NCAA Wrestling Championships.

Trivia

Following his wrestling career, he became president of the National Wrestling Association from 1978-1987.

Family Life

He married Vera Geigel in his early 20s, they had three daughters together.

Associated With

While president of the NWA he was a strong supporter of Harley Race.