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* GoodVsGood: When he wrestled Bruno Sammartino.

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* GoodVsGood: GoodVersusGood: When he wrestled Bruno Sammartino.



Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942 - February 12, 2019) was a UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.

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\n->''"He just beat Charlie Brown\\
Smashed his face to the ground\\
Won't stop 'till he has the belt"''
-->-- '''The Mighty Ions''', "Pedro Morales", made [[InTheStyleOf to the tune of]] Music/DeadKennedys' "California Über Alles"

Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942 - February 12, 2019) was a UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er {{professional wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.



* CarpetOfVirility: but not to the extent of Bruno's
* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: He had to forfeit the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] because it was considered improper for someone to hold more than one title. If only that still applied today.

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* CarpetOfVirility: but But not to the extent of Bruno's
Bruno Sammartino's.
* EarlyInstallmentWeirdness: He had to forfeit the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] because his partner was WWF Heavyweight Champion Wrestling/BobBacklund and it was considered improper for someone to hold more than one title. If only that still applied today.title.



* GoodVsGood: When he wrestled Bruno.
* HowMuchMoreCanHeTake: He and Bruno Sammartino wrestled for 75 minutes straight, neither one managing to get the three count
* ImprobableWeaponUser: In the January 22, 1983 match where Muraco defeated Morales for the Intercontinental Heavyweight Title. Muraco's ''shirt'' was used as a weapon by both guys.

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* GoodVsGood: When he wrestled Bruno.
Bruno Sammartino.
* HowMuchMoreCanHeTake: He and Bruno Sammartino wrestled for 75 minutes straight, neither one managing to get the three count
count.
* ImprobableWeaponUser: In the January 22, 1983 match where Muraco defeated Morales for the Intercontinental Heavyweight Title. Title, Muraco's ''shirt'' was used as a weapon by both guys.



* [[{{Jobber}} Jobber-to-the-stars]]: During his 1985-1987 run in the WWF, he was used in this role ... defeating pure jobbers but -- although he consistently got offense in -- would always seem to lose to newcomers, including Wrestling/RandySavage, Wrestling/JakeRoberts, Wrestling/HarleyRace, the Wrestling/HonkyTonkMan and the One Man Gang. Only against Gang was Morales totally squashed.

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* [[{{Jobber}} Jobber-to-the-stars]]: {{Jobber}}: During his 1985-1987 run in the WWF, he was used in this role ... as a "jobber to the stars", defeating pure jobbers but -- although he consistently got offense in -- would always seem to lose to newcomers, including Wrestling/RandySavage, Wrestling/JakeRoberts, Wrestling/HarleyRace, the Wrestling/HonkyTonkMan and the One Man Gang. Only against Gang was Morales totally squashed.



* UnderwearOfPower: It is only the most common outfit in wrestling

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* UnderwearOfPower: It is only the most common outfit in wrestlingwrestling.



* WelcomeToTheCaribbeanMon: One of the most iconic Puerto Rican wrestlers, the first to win a world championship in AWA, NWA ''and'' WWF, the big three. He also did commentary at the SpanishAnnouncersTable

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* WelcomeToTheCaribbeanMon: One of the most iconic Puerto Rican wrestlers, the first to win a world championship in AWA, NWA ''and'' WWF, the big three. He also did commentary at the SpanishAnnouncersTableSpanishAnnouncersTable.


Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942 - February 12, 2019) was a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.

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Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942 - February 12, 2019) was a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.


Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942-February 12, 2019) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.

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Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942-February 1942 - February 12, 2019) is was a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.






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"Pedro Morales' Tropes":


Pedro Morales (b. October 22, 1942-February 12, 2019) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.

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Pedro Morales (b. October (October 22, 1942-February 12, 2019) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.


Pedro Morales (October 22, 1942- February 12, 2019) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.

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Pedro Morales (October (b. October 22, 1942- February 1942-February 12, 2019) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.


Pedro Morales (b. 1942) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.


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Pedro Morales (b. 1942) (October 22, 1942- February 12, 2019) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year." In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.

Morales died on February 12, 2019, in Perth Amboy, New Jersey.



Pedro Morales (b. 1942) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year."


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Pedro Morales (b. 1942) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year."

" In 1995, he was inducted into the Wrestling/WWEHallOfFame.



* [[{{Jobber}} Jobber-to-the-stars]]: During his 1985-1987 run in the WWF, he was used in this role ... defeating pure jobbers but -- although he consistently got offense in -- would always seem to lose to newcomers, including RandySavage, JakeRoberts, HarleyRace, the HonkyTonkMan and the One Man Gang. Only against Gang was Morales totally squashed.

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* [[{{Jobber}} Jobber-to-the-stars]]: During his 1985-1987 run in the WWF, he was used in this role ... defeating pure jobbers but -- although he consistently got offense in -- would always seem to lose to newcomers, including RandySavage, JakeRoberts, HarleyRace, Wrestling/RandySavage, Wrestling/JakeRoberts, Wrestling/HarleyRace, the HonkyTonkMan Wrestling/HonkyTonkMan and the One Man Gang. Only against Gang was Morales totally squashed.


* UrExample: The First Triple Crown Champion in WWF, and the only one who could make that claim until BretHart defeated RicFlair for the WWF title in 1992.

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* UrExample: The First Triple Crown Champion in WWF, and the only one who could make that claim until BretHart Wrestling/BretHart defeated RicFlair Wrestling/RicFlair for the WWF title in 1992.

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* SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute: Was intended to serve the same role to the Puerto Rican New York demographic as Sammartino had done to the Italians. While he ''was'' popular, he didnt have anywhere close to the same enormous impact as Sammartino had.


'''Pedro Morales''' (b. 1942) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year."


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'''Pedro Morales''' Pedro Morales (b. 1942) is a retired UsefulNotes/{{Puerto Ric|o}}an {{Professional Wrestl|ing}}er who competed from the 1950s into 1987. He is best known for his work in Wrestling/{{WWE}}, where he was the fourth [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-h.html WWE World Heavyweight Champion]]. He also competed for Wrestling/AllJapanProWrestling, [[Wrestling/AmericanWrestlingAssociation the AWA]], Stampede Wrestling and various Wrestling/NationalWrestlingAlliance territories. He was WWE's first Triple Crown Champion, holding the WWE World Heavyweight Title once, the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/ic.html WWE Intercontinental Heavyweight Title]] twice (first person to do that, in fact) and the [[http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wwe/wwe-world-t.html WWE World Tag Team Title]] once with Wrestling/BobBacklund. In 1972, ''Pro Wrestling Illustrated'' named him "Wrestler of the Year."

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