Rick Rude


Birthday December 7, 1958

Birth Sign Sagittarius

Birthplace St. Peter, MN

DEATH DATE Apr 20, 1999 (40)

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Known as Ravishing Rick Rude, he was a three-time WCW International World Heavyweight Champion.

Before Fame

He attended Robbinsdale High School in Minnesota, where he was one of eight classmates who would become a well-known professional wrestler.


In November 1985, he won the WCWA World Heavyweight Championship, and, in September 1993, he won the NWA World Heavyweight Championship.

Family Life

He had three children with his wife, Michelle, whom he was married to until his death.

Associated With

He defeated Ric Flair for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship in 1993.