Mick McManus

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Birthday
11, 1920
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 22, 2013 (93)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
11, 1920
Birthplace
England
Death Date
May 22, 2013 (93)

About

Late professional wrestler remembered for being a legendary heel on the English wrestling circuit. He was a two-time British Welterweight Champion and a four-time European Middleweight Champion.

Before Fame

He served in the Royal Air Force during World War II.

Trivia

Following his retirement, he became the owner of the Surrey pub The Royal Hotel.

Family Life

His birth name was William George Matthews.

Associated With

He was one of the primary inspirations for artist Peter Blake's series of wrestler paintings.