Art Barr Death

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Art Barr Death – Unknown Causes 1966-1994 (Age 28) Considered one of wrestling’s most charismatic stars, Art Barr’s past would haunt him when he aspired for national stardom, but a run in Mexico revitalized his career, promising a bright future. However, just when he seemed ready for a comeback in the United States, Barr died under unknown circumstances, leaving the world at the young age of 28. A Second-Generation Star Art Barr was born on October 8, 1966 in Portland, Oregon. The son of wrestler and promoter Sandy Barr, he excelled at amateur wrestling in high school and began training with his father, brother Jesse (aka Jimmy Jack Funk), and wrestler Matt Osborne (aka Doink the Clown), while working in a steel mill. Art debuted in Pacific Northwest Wrestling in 1987, but it would be a transformation with help from Roddy Piper that turned Art into a regional superstar. Following the

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Joey Marella Death

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Joey Marella Death – Car Accident 1963-1994 (Age 31) Joey Marella was a familiar background figure to anyone who watched WWF programming in the 80’s and early 90’s. The adopted son of WWE Hall of Famer Gorilla Monsoon (aka Gino Marella), Marella followed in his father’s footsteps by working in the ring, but as a referee instead of a wrestler. A Famous Father Opens the Door Although his father was an important figure in the WWF, Joey started from the ground up, setting up rings and learning the ins and outs of the business from a layman’s perspective. Marella began his WWF career in 1983 and over time, worked his way into the ring as a referee, first at local matches, working his way up to television. Eventually, Marella became one of the WWF’s most successful referees. He officiated historic matches such as the Andre the Giant vs. Hulk Hogan main

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