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Tab Thacker (1962–2007)

Tab Thacker was born on March 10, 1962 in North Carolina, USA as Talmadge R. Thacker. He was an actor, known for Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach (1988), Wildcats (1986) and Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987). He was married to Sharon. He died on December 28, 2007 in Raleigh, North Carolina. See full bio »

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 2004 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol - Remembering a Lofty Investigation (Video documentary short)
House (uncredited)
 2004 Police Academy 5: Assignment: Miami Beach - Mistaken Identity: Case Reopened (Video documentary short)
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6' 5" (1.96 m)

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Sure, my body is big, but my heart is bigger. I have a 400-pound body and a 500-pound heart.


Wrestled at North Carolina State. He was one of the biggest heavyweights of all time at more than 450 pounds ... winner of four Atlantic Coast Conference titles, as well as the 1984 NCAA crown ... tied for fourth overall at NC State in career victories with 92 wins ... Is second in Wolfpack history in most career pins with 54 ... Holds a 92-11-1 Career mark at North Carolina State.

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