Terry Funk

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Birthday
30, 1944
Birthplace
Hammond, IN
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
30, 1944 (age 75)
Birthplace
Hammond, IN

About

Professional wrestler and one-time actor who won two Extreme Championship Wrestling World Heavyweight Championships and one National Wrestling Alliance World Heavyweight Championship.

Before Fame

He debuted in 1985 for the World Wrestling Federation.

Trivia

His wrestling names include "Dr. Know it All," "The Texan," and "Chainsaw Charlie."

Family Life

He and his brother, Dory Funk, Jr., followed in their father's footsteps: Dory Funk, Sr. also had a career as a professional wrestler.

Associated With

His particular style of wrestling -- "hardcore wrestling" -- inspired younger wrestler Mick Foley.