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Overview (4)

Born in Rayville, Louisiana, USA
Died in Franklin, Louisiana, USA  (cancer)
Nickname The Big Cat
Height 6' 9" (2.06 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ernie Ladd was born on November 28, 1938 in Rayville, Louisiana, USA. He was an actor, known for That '70s Show (1998), Villains of the Squared Circle (1986) and Biggest, Smallest, Strangest, Strongest! (1985). He was married to Roslyn. He died on March 10, 2007 in Franklin, Louisiana.

Spouse (1)

Roslyn (1962 - 10 March 2007) ( his death) ( 4 children)

Trivia (9)

WWE Hall of Famer.
In the 1960s, he played professionally for the San Diego Chargers, Houston Oilers and Kansas City Chiefs. He was the first football player to make the transition to successful wrestler.
In 2000-2001, he helped out on the successful U.S. presidential campaign of George W. Bush.
Inducted Into the WCW Hall Of Fame in May 1994.
Member of the American Football League Hall of Fame.
A graduate of Grambling College in Louisiana, he played in the American Football League for several years; while with the San Diego Chargers, he was four times named to the AFL All-Star game.
Spent his last years pastoring a church in Franklin, Louisiana.
Inducted into the American Football League.
Raised in Orange, Tx.

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