Bruiser Brody

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Birthday
18, 1946
Birthplace
Detroit, MI
Death Date
Jul 17, 1988 (42)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
18, 1946
Birthplace
Detroit, MI
Death Date
Jul 17, 1988 (42)

About

WWA World Heavyweight champion who was known for a wild demeanor that helped form the brawling style of wrestling.

Before Fame

He was a star football player out of college, and briefly played in the NFL for the Washington Redskins.

Trivia

He died in a locker room altercation in which he was stabbed.

Family Life

He was married twice: to Nola Marie Neece, and to Barbara Brody, with whom he had a son.

Associated With

After his fatal stabbing, Tony Atlas carried his body down the stairs to the paramedics.