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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 20 September 1958Rome, Georgia, USA
Birth NameMartin Anthony Lunde
Nicknames The Enforcer
Double A
Height 6' 1" (1.85 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Arn Anderson was born on September 20, 1958 in Rome, Georgia, USA as Martin Anthony Lunde. He is an actor and producer, known for WCW Uncensored (1996), Starrcade (1986) and Starrcade (1987). He has been married to Erin D. Lunde since 1984. They have two children.

Spouse (1)

Erin D. Lunde (1984 - present) (2 children)

Trade Mark (4)

Trademark move: Gourdbuster (Inverted Suplex Slam)
Trademark move: Figure Four Leglock
Trademark move: DDT
Trademark move: Spinebuster

Trivia (23)

Former WCW TV & Tag Team Champion, & WWF Tag Team Champion
Has always been a mainstay (along with Ric Flair) in the Four Horsemen.
Retired, but wrestled one last time in 2000 vs. David Flair
1983 PWI Wrestling Rookie of the Year, 3rd runner-up.
Received the 1997 PWI Editor's Award.
When he came up with the name the Four Horsemen, he was referring to the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Godfather of David Flair
Came up with the Spinebuster move. Anderson said he thought of the most boring hold he could think of, the bearhug, and improvised to make the spinebuster, which is his main finishing move.
Held World Tag Team Titles with Ole Anderson, Tully Blanchard, Larry Zbyszko, Bobby Eaton, and Paul Roma.
Has held the WCW Television Champonship on 4 occasions defeating Wahoo McDaniel, The Great Muta, Tom Zenk, and Johnny B. Badd.
Has been known as Ole Anderson's son, nephew, cousin, and brother. The two are no relation to one another and are just good friends.
On an episode of Georgia Championship Wrestling in 1986, he was given an interview with 3 other 'bad-guy' wrestlers, and referred to them as 'The Four Horsemen' in an off the cuff remark. The name stuck, and the Horsemen became a wrestling institution for over 15 years, producing 8 World Champions.
Notable title wins include: 4 Time Southeastern Tag Team Champion; Georgia National Tag Team w/Ole Anderson; NWA World Television Title; NWA World Tag Team w/Tully Tully Blanchard; WWF World Tag Team w/Tully Blanchard; NWA World Television Title; WCW World Television Title; 3 Time WCW World Tag Team Champion
Arn Anderson signed with the WWF (later WWE) and became an announcer for the WCW Invasion squad which didn't last very long. Arn was religated to WWF Road Agent.
In May 2003, he went into drug & alcohol rehabilitation as required by WWE policies. Is back working as a Road Agent on the RAW crew as of July 2003.
Flair, Tully Blanchard, Ole Anderson, and Arn Anderson formed the original Four Horsemen. James J. Dillion served as their manager.
Previous Managers: Ole Anderson, Nancy Daus, James J Dillon, Paul Ellering, Robert Fuller, Ron Fuller, Jimmy Hart, Michael Hayes, Bobby Heenan, Paul Heyman.
Anderson switched to singles competition and wrestled with a mask as "Super Olympia.".
Has a son, Barrett Anthony Lunde.
Published author.
WWE Hall of Famer.
Senior producer for RAW is War [July 2007]
Retired from professional wrestling [August 1997]

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