Terry Funk

Wrestler, TV Actor

1944 –

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Who is Terry Funk?

Terrence "Terry" Funk is a semi-retired American professional wrestler and former actor known chiefly for the hardcore wrestling style he adopted in the latter part of his career that inspired many younger wrestlers, including Mick Foley. Funk has appeared in the NWA, AWA, WWF/E, WCW, ECW, ROH, and TNA.

In major promotions, Funk is a three-time World Champion, having held the NWA World Heavyweight Championship once and ECW World Heavyweight Championship twice.

He is the only man to have been inducted into the WWE, WCW, Professional Wrestling, NWA, Hardcore, Wrestling Observer, and St. Louis Wrestling Halls of Fame.

Funk was a primary subject of the documentary film Beyond the Mat, and is often noted for the longevity of his career, which has included multiple "retirement" matches.

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Born
Jun 30, 1944
Hammond
Also known as
  • Terry Dee Funk
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  • United States of America
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on July 23, 2013

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