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Ivan Koloff (1942–2017)

Ivan Koloff was one of the most fearsome wrestlers of the 1970s and 1980s. Despite being billed as being from Russia, Ivan was actually born and raised near Montreal Canada. He began wrestling in the mid 1960's under the name Red McNulty. After a few years, he took the name of "The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff. He got his first big break in the WWWF(... See full bio »


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 1986 WWF Grudge Matches (Video)
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 1985 WCW World Championship Wrestling (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 2 November 1985 (1985) ... Ivan Koloff
 1985 Best of the WWF Volume 3 (Video)
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 1985 Biggest, Smallest, Strangest, Strongest! (Video)
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 1983 WWF Championship Wrestling (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 17 December 1983 (1983) ... Ivan Koloff
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'The Russian Bear' Ivan Koloff


5' 8" (1.73 m)

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He began his wrestling career in his native Canada during the 1960s as "Red McNulty," an Irishman. See more »


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