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Dick Afflis (1929–1991)

Dick Afflis was born on June 27, 1929 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA as William Richard Afflis. He was an actor, known for The Wrestler (1974), I Like to Hurt People (1985) and The Escapist (1983). He died on November 10, 1991 in Tampa, Florida, USA. See full bio »


(age 62) in Tampa, Florida, USA

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 1990 Starrcade (TV Movie)
Dick the Bruiser- referee
 1983 The Escapist (as Dick the Bruiser)
 1959 Wrestling at the Chase (TV Series)
Dick The Bruiser
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 1985 I Like to Hurt People (Documentary)
Himself (as Dick The Bruiser)
 1976 ABC's Wide World of Sports (TV Series)
- Episode dated 12 June 1976 (1976) ... Himself (as Dick the Bruiser)
 1974 The Wrestler
Himself (as The Bruiser)
 1960 AWA All-Star Wrestling (TV Series)
Himself (as Dick the Bruiser)
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 2015 It's Good to Be the King: The Jerry Lawler Story (Video)
Dick the Bruiser
 2009 Starrcade: The Essential Collection
Dick The Bruiser
 2006 The American Dream: The Dusty Rhodes Story (Video)
Dick The Bruiser
 2001 Wrestling Gold Vol. 2: The Maim Event (Video)
Dick the Bruiser
 2001 Wrestling Gold Vol. 3: We Like to Hurt People (Video)
Dick the Bruiser
 1994 WCW Slamboree 1994 (TV Movie)
Dick The Bruiser

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Dick The Bruiser | Dick the Bruiser | The Bruiser

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Dick the Bruiser was the original beer guzzling, cigar smoking, toughguy in the wrestling industry. See more »


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