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Rocky Johnson
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    (August 24, 1944-January 15, 2020)
    Born in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Birth name was Wayde Bowles
    Wrestled for National Wrestling Alliance and World (Wide) Wrestling Federation
    Father of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson
    He cheated on his first wife, Una, with Dwayne's mother, Ata.
    At 13 years old, he assaulted and threatened to kill his mother's boyfriend, after the boyfriend urinated on the Christmas turkey (according to Dwayne).
    His nickname was 'Soul Man'.
    He was married three times.
    He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame (2008).
    He and Tony Atlas became the first African American duo to win the WWE tag team championship.
    Many consider him a pioneer for African Americans in the professional wrestling industry.
    Following the incident with his mother's boyfriend, she kicked him out of the house and he became homeless as a teenager.
    He took up boxing, and reportedly sparred with some of the greats, including Muhammad Ali.

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