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Adrian Adonis (I) (1953–1988)

Adrian Adonis was born on September 15, 1953 in New York City, New York, USA as Keith Franke. He was an actor, known for WrestleMania III (1987), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and WrestleMania 2 (1986). He died on July 4, 1988 in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, Canada. See full bio »

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WrestleMania III
WWF Championship Wrestling
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 1986 WWF Superstars (TV Series)
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- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... 'Adorable' Adrian Adonis
 1986 WrestleMania 2 (TV Movie)
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 1986 Best of the WWF Volume 8 (Video)
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 1986 Tag Team Champions (Video)
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 1986 The Life and Times of Captain Lou Albano (Video)
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 1986 The Macho Man Randy Savage & Elizabeth (Video)
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 1986 WWF's Explosive TNT Show (Video)
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 1986 WWF's Inside the Steel Cage (Video)
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 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 1 (Video)
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 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 2 (Video)
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 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 3 (Video)
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 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 4 (Video)
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 1985 Biggest, Smallest, Strangest, Strongest! (Video)
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 1985 The WWF's Most Unusual Matches (Video)
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 1985 Wrestling's Bloopers, Bleeps and Bodyslams! (Video)
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On July 4, 1988, he, Pat Kelly and Dave McKigney were killed in a car accident in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, Canada, on the way to a wrestling promotion. See more »


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