Fritz Von Erich

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Birthday
16, 1929
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Sep 10, 1997 (68)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
16, 1929
Birthplace
Texas
Death Date
Sep 10, 1997 (68)

About

Texas wrestling icon who was a 13-time NWA American Heavyweight Champion in his WWE Hall of Fame career.

Before Fame

He played a season for the Dallas Texans after playing college football at Southern Methodist University.

Trivia

He became a member of the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame, Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame and St. Louis Wrestling Hall of Fame.

Family Life

He fathered a generation of future wrestlers: Kerry, David, Kevin, Mike and Kris Von Erich.

Associated With

He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame with his son David Von Erich in 2009.