Rocky Johnson (born Wayde Douglas Bowles; August 24, 1944 – January 15, 2020) was a Canadian professional wrestler. Among many National Wrestling Alliance titles, he was the first black Georgia Heavyweight Champion.
- 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
- 262 lb (119 kg)
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- StarTribune· 1 week ago
Johnson, James P. "Rocky" Rocky passed away on Sept 15, 2020 at the age of 65 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on April 6, 1955 in St. Paul, MN. His life was always a great adventure.
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson posts video endorsing Biden and Harris in US election: 'If I go, I go big'The Independent· 2 days ago
The clip begins with Johnson saying that this is “arguably the most critical election [the US] has...
- Fox News· 3 days ago
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris, marking...
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- WWE remembers the lasting legacy of Rocky Johnsonyoutube.com
- Rocky Johnson: 2008 WWE Hall of Fame Inducteeyoutube.com
- The Rock watches his dad: Championship Wrestling, March 17, 1984youtube.com
- NXT honors Rocky Johnson with a 10-bell saluteyoutube.com
Rocky Johnson was born on August 24, 1944 in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada as Wayde Douglas Bowles. He was an actor, known for Spectrum Wrestling (1977), WWF Championship Wrestling (1972) and Wrestling at the Chase (1959). He was married to Sheila, Ata Johnson and Una Sparks. He died on January 15, 2020 in Lutz, Florida, USA.
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Rocky Johnson: Bio While part of one of the most famous and influential families in sports-entertainment history, "Soul Man" Rocky Johnson is just as famous and influential on his own. Known to different generations of our fans for different reasons, Johnson is one of the greatest African-American pioneers inside the squared circle.
Jan 15, 2020 · Rocky Johnson, the hard-bodied professional wrestler known as Soul Man who battled racism early in his career and later helped train his son, the actor Dwayne (the Rock) Johnson, has died. He was...
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is opening up following the death of his father, Rocky Johnson. The WWE Hall of Famer died last week at the age of 75, and now, Dwayne has revealed that he passed...
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Jan 16, 2020 · Rocky "Soul Man" Johnson, a former professional wrestler who was the father of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, has died at age 75. The death of Rocky Johnson, whose real name was Wayde Bowles, was...
Jan 15, 2020 · Wrestler Rocky Johnson, a WWE Hall of Famer and the father of Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, has died. He was 75. "WWE is saddened to learn that Rocky 'Soul Man' Johnson…has passed away," World...
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Rocky Johnson was born as Wayde Douglas Bowles on August 24, 1944, in Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada. Son of Lillian and James Henry Bowles, he is a descendant of the Black Loyalists who immigrated to Canada after escaping from US after the American Revolutionary War. He has four brothers. He was 13 when his father died.
Dwayne Douglas Johnson, also known as The Rock, was born on May 2, 1972 in Hayward, California. He is the son of Ata Johnson (born Feagaimaleata Fitisemanu Maivia) and professional wrestler Rocky Johnson (born Wayde Douglas Bowles).
Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name the Rock, is an American-Canadian actor, producer, businessman, retired professional wrestler, and former American football and Canadian football player. He wrestled for the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, later WWE) for eight years prior to pursuing an acting career.