WWF/WCW 1996: 12/16/96 NITRO & WRESTLING NEWS POSTED! Jun 6, 2013 0:42:56 GMT -5
Post by wokenunderjohngrohs on Jun 6, 2013 0:42:56 GMT -5
Breaking News: Andre The Giant dead at 46 years old.
Andre Rene Roussimoff better known to wrestling fans as Andre The Giant died in his sleep of congestive heart failure. Andre had attended his father's funeral in Paris. Andre was best known for his time in the WWF. He stunned fans in 1987 after becoming a fan-favorite for a long time when he turned on Hulk Hogan and challenged him for the WWF Title. Andre failed to win the championship, but in 1988. Andre finally regained the World Wrestling Federation Championship. Andre had stayed in the WWF until his final wrestling match was in 1990 when he turned away from The Heenan Family. Andre made some appearances in the WWF. His final WWF appearance was in October of 1991. Andre will be missed but his legacy will live on forever.
on January 31, 1993. WWF will be in Madison Square Garden for a Hunger Event it will be on TV for the MSG Show. The WWF is planning on having Madison Square Garden Events on the MSG Show since it's departure in February of 1992.