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Freddie Blassie (1918–2003)

Fred Blassie was born and raised in the St. Louis, Missouri, area. Accounts about his early athletic career do not quite agree, but he first tried to make his mark as a boxer, despite warnings that his arms were too short. After being pounded by a longer-limbed opponent, he switched to professional wrestling. His career began in earnest after his ... See full bio »


(age 85) in Hartsdale, New York, USA

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 1996-2003 WWF Raw (TV Series)
'Classy' Freddie Blassie / Evil Dr. Madman
- Episode #5.39 (1997) ... Evil Dr. Madman
- Episode #5.36 (1997) ... Evil Dr. Madman
 1986 WWF Prime-Time Wrestling (TV Series)
Classy Freddie Blassie
- Episode dated 11 August 1986 (1986) ... Classy Freddie Blassie
 1985 When Nature Calls
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recorded an album called " You Pencil Neck Geek" featuring the song of the same name based on his popular catch phrase See more »

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Classy Freddie Blassie


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[WWE interview, shortly before his death] I had a great life, something you can't buy. You could spend all the money in the world and not have as much fun as I had. It was a wonderful life. See more »


Mentioned by name in R.E.M.'s song "Man on the Moon". See more »


As a wrestling manager, wore shirts and trousers of the exact same color, sometimes with a matching jacket.


The Fashion Plate of Professional Wrestling See more »

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Has anyone heard of 'Mr. Blassie goes to Washington'? jmpswann
Rest in peace, Freddie MrBilly2001
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