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Kerry Von Erich (1960–1993)

Kerry Adkisson was born on February 3, 1960, to Jack and Doris Adkisson. Jack was a wrestler, so most of Jack's children followed in his footsteps (one child, Jack Adkisson, Jr., tragically died in 1959 from electrocution). Kerry was a standout discus thrower at University of Houston, and actually held the SWC discus record; coincidentally, ... See full bio »

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(age 33) in Denton, Texas, USA

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Problem Child
Problem Child Neo Nazi
(1990)
Royal Rumble
Royal Rumble The Texas Tornado
(1991)
Summerslam
Summerslam Himself
(1990)
Royal Rumble
Royal Rumble The Texas Tornado
(1992)

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 1991-1992 World Wrestling Federation (TV Series)
The Texas Tornado / Texas Tornado
- Episode dated 31 January 1992 (1992) ... The Texas Tornado
- Episode dated 21 January 1991 (1991) ... Texas Tornado
 1991 WWF Challenge (TV Series)
Texas Tornado
- Episode dated 9 June 1991 (1991) ... Texas Tornado
- Episode dated 19 May 1991 (1991) ... Texas Tornado
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Alternate Names:

Texas Tornado

Height:

6' 3" (1.91 m)
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He along with younger brothers Mike Von Erich and Chris Von Erich all committed suicide. See more »

Nickname:

Texas Tornado, Modern Day Warrior

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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