Legends of Pro Wrestling by Tim Hornbaker offers
readers a comprehensive look at the greatest wrestlers
in history.  With quick reference biographical data,
real names, pertinent dates, championship histories,
and scores of information not found anywhere else,
it will stand as the definitive resource for pro wrestling.

There will be 500 wrestling photos throughout the book
from some of the best photographers in the business.

The following is listing of what wrestlers will be featured
in this project - and it is subject to change:

I.        Pro Debut Between 1850 and 1920

     1.        Americus
     2.        Fred Beell
     3.        George Bothner
     4.        Earl Caddock
     5.        Charles Cutler
     6.        William Demetral
     7.        Clarence Eklund
     8.        Farmer Burns
     9.        Renato Gardini
     10.        Frank Gotch
     11.        Great Gama
     12.        Fred Grobmier
     13.        George Hackenschmidt
     14.        Tom Jenkins
     15.        Gus Kallio
     16.        Al Karasick
     17.        Waino Ketonen
     18.        Ed “Strangler” Lewis
     19.        Jim Londos
     20.        Joe Malcewicz
     21.        Man Mountain Dean
     22.        Col. James H. McLaughlin
     23.        Dan McLeod
     24.        John McMahon
     25.        Joe “Toots” Mondt
     26.        William Muldoon
     27.        Hugh Nichols
     28.        Henry Ordemann
     29.        Nat Pendleton
     30.        John Pesek
     31.        Marin Plestina
     32.        Karl Pojello
     33.        Jack Reynolds
     34.        Billy Riley
     35.        Ernest Roeber
     36.        Dr. B.F. Roller
     37.        Ad Santel
     38.        Jack Sherry
     39.        Dick Shikat
     40.        Joe Stecher
     41.        Ray Steele
     42.        Hans Steinke
     43.        Jack Taylor
     44.        Ted Thye
     45.        Jess Westergaard
     46.        Stanislaus Zbyszko
     47.        Wladek Zbyszko

II.        Pro Debut Between 1921 and 1950

     48. Bert Assirati
     49. Fred Atkins
     50. Ali Baba
     51. Johnny Barend
     52. Red Bastien
     53. George Becker
     54. Red Berry
     55. Fred Blassie
     56. James Blears
     57. Blue Demon
     58. Paul Boesch
     59. George Bollas
     60. Bobo Brazil
     61. Orville Brown
     62. Jim Browning
     63. Bobby Bruns
     64. Bull Curry
     65. Mildred Burke
     66. June Byers
     67. Primo Carnera
     68. Steve Casey
     69. Mike Clancy
     70. Jack Claybourne
     71. Abe Coleman
     72. Al Costello
     73. The Crusher
     74. Cyclone Anaya
     75. Billy Darnell
     76. Henri DeGlane
     77. Dean Detton
     78. Mike DiBiase
     79. Dizzy Davis
     80. Roy Dunn
     81. Ernie Dusek
     82. Rudy Dusek
     83. Don Eagle
     84. Ray Eckert
     85. El Santo
     86. Ronnie Etchison
     87. Fabulous Moolah
     88. Charles Fischer
     89. Buddy Fuller
     90. Dory Funk Sr.
     91. Verne Gagne
     92. Gino Garibaldi
     93. Leo Garibaldi
     94. Bob Geigel
     95. Ed Don George
     96. Billy Goelz
     97. Gorgeous George
     98. Eddie Graham
     99. Gory Guerrero
     100. Ray Gunkel
     101. Cliff Gustafson
     102. Gypsy Joe
     103. Stu Hart
     104. Roy Heffernan
     105. Tor Johnson
     106. Don Leo Jonathan
     107. Paul Jones
     108. Duke Keomuka
     109. King Kong Czaja
     110. Sandor Kovacs
     111. Wladek “Killer” Kowalski
     112. Kola Kwariani
     113. Lord Athol Layton
     114. Michele Leone
     115. Dave Levin
     116. Little Beaver
     117. Bill Longson
     118. Vincent Lopez
     119. Bobby Managoff Jr.
     120. Everette Marshall
     121. Roy McClarty
     122. Earl McCready
     123. Leroy McGuirk
     124. Jim McMillen
     125. Danny McShain
     126. Wayne Munn
     127. Sonny Myers
     128. Bronko Nagurski
     129. Art Nelson
     130. Leo Nomellini
     131. Pat O’Connor
     132. Danno O’Mahoney
     133. Bob Orton Sr.
     134. Walter Palmer
     135. Joe Pazandak
     136. Angelo Poffo
     137. Billy Raborn
     138. Yvon Robert
     139. Antonino Rocca
     140. Buddy Rogers
     141. Seelie Samara
     142. Leo Savage
     143. Angelo Savoldi
     144. Joe Savoldi
     145. Frank Scarpa
     146. Hans Schmidt
     147. George Scott
     148. Frank Sexton
     149. Babe Sharkey
     150. Ben Sharpe
     151. Mike Sharpe
     152. The Sheik
     153. Roy Shire
     154. Ruffy Silverstein
     155. Gus Sonnenberg
     156. Gene Stanlee
     157. Milo Steinborn
     158. Bobby Stewart
     159. Frank Stojack
     160. Swedish Angel
     161. Sandor Szabo
     162. Frankie Talaber
     163. Lou Thesz
     164. Maurice Tillet
     165. Enrique Torres
     166. George Tragos
     167. Johnny Valentine
     168. Billy Varga                
     169. Ray Villmer
     170. Ed Virag
     171. Billy Watson
     172. Roy Welch
     173. Marvin Westenberg
     174. Rube Wright
     175. Lee Wykoff
     176. Mae Young
     177. Yukon Eric
     178. George Zaharias

III.        Pro Debut Between 1951 and 1975

     179. Abdullah the Butcher
     180. Adrian Adonis
     181. Afa
     182. Gene Anderson
     183. Ole Anderson
     184. Andre the Giant
     185. Spiros Arion
     186. Bob Armstrong
     187. The Assassin
     188. Tony Atlas
     189. Buddy Austin
     190. Wadi Ayoub
     191. Shohei Baba
     192. Bob Backlund
     193. Ox Baker
     194. Penny Banner
     195. Bearcat Wright
     196. Big John Studd
     197. Blackjack Lanza
     198. Blackjack Mulligan
     199. Tully Blanchard
     200. Nick Bockwinkel
     201. Dino Bravo
     202. Jack Brisco
     203. Jerry Brisco
     204. Bob Brown
     205. Bruiser Brody
     206. Jim Brunzell
     207. Canek
     208. Edouard Carpentier
     209. Riki Choshu
     210. Carlos Colon
     211. Don Curtis
     212. Cyclone Negro
     213. Dominic DeNucci
     214. The Destroyer
     215. Ted DiBiase
     216. Dick the Bruiser
     217. Ilio DiPaolo
     218. Dory Dixon
     219. Bill Dundee
     220. Dynamite Kid
     221. Bill Eadie
     222. Bob Ellis
     223. Jackie Fargo
     224. Dave Finlay
     225. Ric Flair
     226. Tatsumi Fujinami
     227. Dory Funk Jr.
     228. Terry Funk
     229. Greg Gagne
     230. Jimmy Garvin
     231. Ronnie Garvin
     232. Pepper Gomez
     233. Terry Gordy
     234. Gorilla Monsoon
     235. Karl Gotch
     236. Billy Graham
     237. Dr. Jerry Graham
     238. Luke Graham
     239. Chavo Guerrero Sr.
     240. Larry Hamilton
     241. Stan Hansen
     242. Hard Boiled Haggerty
     243. Haystacks Calhoun
     244. Larry Hennig
     245. Hercules Cortez
     246. Danny Hodge
     247. Dick Hutton
     248. Curtis Iaukea
     249. Antonio Inoki
     250. Iron Sheik
     251. Rocky Johnson
     252. Paul Jones
     253. Leilani Kai
     254. Steve Keirn
     255. Killer Karl Kox
     256. Gene Kiniski
     257. Ivan Koloff
     258. Ernie Ladd
     259. Jerry Lawler
     260. Mark Lewin
     261. Dale Lewis
     262. Luther Lindsay
     263. Jose Lothario
     264. Ken Lucas
     265. Peter Maivia
     266. Boris Malenko
     267. Dutch Mantel
     268. Rick Martel
     269. Mil Mascaras
     270. Hiro Matsuda
     271. Wahoo McDaniel
     272. Bill Miller
     273. Moose Cholak
     274. Pedro Morales
     275. Mr. Fuji
     276. Mr. Saito
     277. Mr. Wrestling II
     278. Don Muraco
     279. Dick Murdoch
     280. Atsushi Onita
     281. Bob Orton Jr.
     282. Ken Patera
     283. Pat Patterson
     284. Roddy Piper
     285. Johnny Powers
     286. Harley Race
     287. Dusty Rhodes
     288. Tommy Rich
     289. Rikidozan
     290. Jake Roberts
     291. Billy Robinson
     292. Ricky Romero
     293. Johnny Rougeau
     294. Nelson Royal
     295. Bruno Sammartino
     296. Randy Savage
     297. Sgt. Slaughter
     298. Kinji Shibuya
     299. Sika
     300. Dick Slater
     301. Jimmy Snuka
     302. Wilbur Snyder
     303. The Spoiler
     304. Ricki Starr
     305. Stan Stasiak
     306. Sam Steamboat
     307. George Steele
     308. Dick Steinborn
     309. Ray Stevens
     310. Kevin Sullivan
     311. Toru Tanaka
     312. Tarzan Tyler
     313. Les Thatcher
     314. Art Thomas
     315. Les Thornton
     316. Tiger Jeet Singh
     317. John Tolos
     318. Jumbo Tsuruta
     319. Maurice Vachon
     320. Greg Valentine
     321. Jimmy Valiant
     322. Jesse Ventura
     323. Nikolai Volkoff
     324. Fritz Von Erich
     325. Waldo Von Erich
     326. Baron Von Raschke
     327. Otto Wanz
     328. Bill Watts
     329. Tim Woods
     330. Larry Zbyszko

IV.        Pro Debut Between 1976 and Present

     331. Abyss
     332. Chris Adams
     333. Arn Anderson
     334. Kurt Angle
     335. Animal
     336. Austin Aries
     337. Brad Armstrong
     338. Steve Austin
     339. Awesome Kong
     340. Mike Awesome
     341. Bad News Allen
     342. Buff Bagwell
     343. Bam Bam Bigelow
     344. Wade Barrett
     345. Batista
     346. Shelton Benjamin
     347. Chris Benoit
     348. Big Bossman
     349. Big Daddy Voodoo
     350. Big Show
     351. Booker T
     352. Brother Devon
     353. Daniel Bryan
     354. Bully Ray
     355. Chris Candido
     356. John Cena
     357. Masa Chono
     358. Christian
     359. CM Punk
     360. Steve Corino
     361. Christopher Daniels
     362. Barry Darsow
     363. Alberto Del Rio
     364. D’Angelo Dinero
     365. Shane Douglas
     366. Tommy Dreamer
     367. Jim Duggan
     368. Bobby Eaton
     369. Edge
     370. Mick Foley
     371. Robert Gibson
     372. Eddie Gilbert
     373. Bill Goldberg
     374. Chavo Guerrero Jr.
     375. Eddie Guerrero
     376. Haku
     377. Scott Hall
     378. Jeff Hardy
     379. Matt Hardy
     380. Bret Hart
     381. Owen Hart
     382. Hiroshi Hase
     383. Shinya Hashimoto
     384. Hawk
     385. Michael Hayes
     386. Gregory Helms
     387. Curt Hennig
     388. Mark Henry
     389. Hulk Hogan
     390. Honky Tonk Man
     391. Mickie James
     392. Marty Jannetty
     393. Jeff Jarrett
     394. Chris Jericho
     395. Junkyard Dog
     396. Kane
     397. Chris Kanyon
     398. Toshiaki Kawada
     399. Gail Kim
     400. King Kong Bundy
     401. Kofi Kingston
     402. Kenta Kobashi
     403. Nikita Koloff
     404. Konnan
     405. Buddy Landel
     406. Stan Lane
     407. Joanie Laurer
     408. John “Bradshaw” Layfield
     409. Ed Leslie
     410. Brock Lesnar
     411. Jushin Liger
     412. Lita
     413. Lex Luger
     414. Jerry Lynn
     415. Magnum, T.A.
     416. Dean Malenko
     417. Sherri Martel
     418. Marc Mero
     419. Madusa Miceli
     420. Shawn Michaels
     421. Mitsuharu Misawa
     422. The Miz
     423. Matt Morgan
     424. Sean Morley
     425. John Morrison
     426. Ricky Morton
     427. Mr. Anderson
     428. Keiji Mutoh
     429. Rey Mysterio Jr.
     430. Kevin Nash
     431. Jim Neidhart
     432. Scott Norton
     433. One Man Gang
     434. Paul Orndorff
     435. Randy Orton
     436. Dallas Page
     437. Brian Pillman
     438. Pete Polaco
     439. Montel Vontavious Porter
     440. Raven
     441. Madison Rayne
     442. Butch Reed
     443. William Regal
     444. Brad Rheingans
     445. Rhino
     446. Cody Rhodes
     447. Dustin Rhodes
     448. Stevie Richards
     449. Wendi Richter
     450. Rikishi
     451. Road Dogg
     452. The Rock
     453. Bobby Roode
     454. Mike Rotundo
     455. R-Truth
     456. Rick Rude
     457. Sabu
     458. Samoa Joe
     459. The Sandman
     460. Tito Santana
     461. Kensuke Sasaki
     462. Dan Severn
     463. Ken Shamrock
     464. Sheamus
     465. Ron Simmons
     466. Davey Boy Smith
     467. Al Snow
     468. Monty Sopp
     469. Ricky Steamboat
     470. Rick Steiner
     471. Scott Steiner
     472. Sting
     473. James Storm
     474. Lance Storm
     475. Trish Stratus
     476. A.J. Styles
     477. Jack Swagger
     478. Tara
     479. Terry Taylor
     480. Taz
     481. Genichiro Tenryu
     482. John Tenta
     483. Tiger Mask
     484. Too Cold Scorpio
     485. Triple H
     486. Ultimate Warrior
     487. The Undertaker
     488. Vader
     489. Rob Van Dam
     490. Sid Vicious
     491. David Von Erich
     492. Kerry Von Erich
     493. Kevin Von Erich
     494. Sean Waltman
     495. Mikey Whipwreck
     496. Steve Williams
     497. Barry Windham
     498. Yokozuna
     499. Tom Zenk
     500. Dolph Ziggler
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