Gene Okerlund

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Birthday
19, 1942
Birthplace
Robbinsdale, MN
Death Date
Jan 2, 2019 (76)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
19, 1942
Birthplace
Robbinsdale, MN
Death Date
Jan 2, 2019 (76)

About

Wrestling commentator who was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame for his three decades of announcing and interviewing. 

Before Fame

He began his commentating career with the American Wrestling Association in the 1970s. 

Trivia

He won a 1986 Slammy Award from the WWE for Best Commentator.

Family Life

He married Jeanne Okerlund on March 27, 1964; the couple had two children together.

Associated With

He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by wrestling legend Hulk Hogan.