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Verne Gagne (1926–2015)

An amateur and professional wrestling legend, Verne Gagne's career covers the entire period of wrestling from the "real" to "fake" to "entertainment" eras. Gagne won two NCAA wrestling championships while at the University of Minnesota, and was a member of the 1948 Olympic Wrestling team for the United States. He soon turned pro and became ... See full bio »

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The Wrestler Producer
(1974)
(1972)
SuperClash '85 Producer
(1985)

Filmography

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 1988 AWA Superclash III (TV Special) (producer)
 1987 POWW: Powerful Women of Wrestling (TV Series) (associate producer)
 1986 SuperClash II (Video) (executive producer)
 1985 SuperClash '85 (Video) (executive producer)
 1984 Pro Wrestling USA (TV Series) (executive producer)
 1974 The Wrestler (executive producer)
 1972 AWA All-Star Wrestling (TV Series) (executive producer)
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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Longtime professional wrestler. Father of wrestler Greg Gagne. See more »

Trademark:

Signature wrestling move: "The Sleeper."

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