Kerry Von Erich

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Birthday
3, 1960
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Feb 18, 1993 (33)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
3, 1960
Birthplace
New York
Death Date
Feb 18, 1993 (33)

About

Member of the prominent Von Erich wrestling family, he was a WWF Intercontinental Champion. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.

Before Fame

He began wrestling in his father's NWA Texas promotion, holding many of its Tag Team titles, and then moved to the WCW.

Trivia

His later wrestling career took a darker turn, as a motorcycle accident badly injured his foot, which eventually had to be amputated; he got addicted to pain killers as a result.

Family Life

His father was the legendary wrestler Fritz Von Erich, and his four brothers, David, Kevin, Mike, and Chris, all followed in their father's footsteps.

Associated With

One of the highlights of his wrestling career came in the defeat of Ric Flair to claim the NWA World Heavyweight Championship in front of 45,000 fans in Texas Stadium.