Dedicated to the Memory of AmIAnnoying.com's BruceFollow Us on Twitter
Am I Annoying.com
Search Celebrities (By Last Name)
Search Collections
 Go
Advertising
In The News
 
Voting Station
Rocky Johnson
Please vote to return to collections (Voting Results will appear on Right Sidebar).
Wrestler
    (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.

Credit: D


    For 2020, as of last week, Out of 19 Votes: 36.84% Annoying
 
Annoying Collections
Site News