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This Day In History (October 6th): Gorilla Monsoon Passes Away

On this day in professional wrestling history (October 6th, 1999), Robert James “Gino” Marella, best known to the wrestling world as Gorilla Monsoon, died of heart failure brought on by complications brought on by diabetes in his home in Willingboro Township, New Jersey. 949 more words

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WESTSIDEDOOM - "Gorilla Monsoon"

YES! WESTSIDEDOOM is now in motion! One of my favorite rappers for the past year has been WESTSIDEGUNN while MF DOOM is in my top 5. 45 more words


Sunday Sermon: Remembering Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan

Craig Wilson, Brian Damage, John Carbery, Amerigo Diehl, Jamie Lithgow and Russ Morgan

If you are in your late twenties to mid-thirties, Bobby ‘The Brain’ Heenan was the preeminent voice in wrestling through his time with both the WWF and, later on, WCW. 1,505 more words


Bobby Heenan -- Brain and Weasel -- dies at 72

I distincitly remember watching a Madison Square Garden house show in 1984 that was being broadcast (I think) live on the USA Network.

Hulk Hogan was set to face Big John Studd. 311 more words

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