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Bob Backlund was born on August 14, 1950 in Princeton, Minnesota, USA as Robert Lee Backlund. He is an actor, known for Survivor Series (1994), WWF Raw (1993) and WrestleMania XI (1995). He has been married to Corrine Gentzkow since October 31, 1974. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Survivor Series
Survivor Series Bob Backlund
(1994)
WWF Raw
WWF Raw Bob Backlund / Mr. Backlund / Mr. Bob Backlund
(1993-2014)
WrestleMania XI
WrestleMania XI Bob Backlund
(1995)
Royal Rumble
Royal Rumble Bob Backlund
(1993)

Filmography

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 2014 WrestleMania XXX (TV Movie)
Bob Backlund
 2007 In the Land of Merry Misfits
Friar Chuck
 1997 WWF Shotgun Saturday Night (TV Series)
Bob Backlund
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Bob Backlund
 1995 WWF: U.K. Fan Favorites (Video)
Bob Backlund
 1994 WWF Action Zone (TV Series)
Bob Backlund
- Episode #1.7 (1994) ... Bob Backlund
- Episode #1.6 (1994) ... Bob Backlund
- Episode #1.5 (1994) ... Bob Backlund
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Bob Backlund
 1993 WrestleMania IX (Video)
Bob Backlund
 1993 WWF: UK Rampage 93 (Video)
Bob Backlund
 1992 WWF Challenge (TV Series)
Bob Backlund
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Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

On February 20, 1978, he defeated Billy Graham to win the WWWF World Heavyweight title. He held the title until December 26, 1983 when 'Iron Sheik' defeated him for the WWF title when Arnold Skaaland (Bob's manager) tossed in the towel. See more »

Trademark:

Trademark move: Atomic Spinecrusher (Atomic Drop) See more »

Nickname:

Mr. Bob Backlund

Star Sign:

Leo

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