DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show Special: The life and death of wrestling legend Verne Gagne. On this special edition of the show I talk about the incredible legacy of legendary AWA wrestler and promoter Verne Gagne who died April 27, 2015 at the age of 89. Verne Gagne was an incredible athelete winning NCAA and AAU championships, drafted by the NFL, and multiple reigns as World heavyweight champion. If all you know about Verne Gagne is an outdated promoter from the late 1980's then you don't know Verne Gagne who is easily one of the top 10 most influential people in pro wrestling history.
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