Above are the more well known wrestlers who died from heart attacks, heart failure, heart disease, and general heart complications. Although it’s speculated that some of the wrestler deaths above may have involved drug use, we’ve only listed wrestlers on our drug overdoses page if drugs were the confirmed/primary cause of death.

You can view our full list of deceased wrestlers and sort the list by heart ailments by clicking the “cause of death” heading at the top of the table. Our database currently contains 265+ wrestlers who have died from heart related ailments.

Also check out our page dedicated to wrestlers who died before age 50.