(1924-1998) was an American Professional Wrestler
who competed from the 1950s through the 1990s as Bobo Brazil.
He competed in the WWWF
, the AWA
, various National Wrestling Alliance
territories, All Japan Pro Wrestling
, and some other promotions. In particular, he was a HUGE star in Detroit
, regularly feuding with the Sheik. Among his in-ring achievements, he was a multiple-time WWWF United States Heavyweight Champion
, a 13x NWA (Detroit) United States Heavyweight Champion
, a multiple-time NWA (Detroit) World Tag Team Champion
, and was inducted into the Wrestling Observer Newsletter
Hall of Fame in 1996.
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