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  1. Three decades agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The St Paul Journal

    ... year was the same year as Wrestlemania 1 - wrestlers like Hulk Hogan (who has now been blanketed in controversy), Mr. T, and Roddy Piper (who passed away only about a month ago) took part in the event. Even more exciting, was that the first Nintendo ...

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  2. From Mr. T to Trump: A Brief History of TV Celebrities Invading Pro WrestlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... on bad guys Paul "Mr. Wonderful" Orndorff and "Rowdy" Roddy Piper in the main event at the first WrestleMania in 1985. Mr. T, unlike many celebrities who tried their hands at wrestling, actually had the physicality and brawling acumen to look like ...

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  3. 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper died from blood clotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | InsideHalton.com

    ... in-ring foe. In the wake of his passing, a host of tributes were made to Roddy both as a performer and as a person. Mr. T - who headlined the very first ever 'WrestleMania' event in 1965 with Roddy in a tag team match - posted on Twitter: "RIP Rowdy ...

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  4. WWE Legend Rowdy Roddy Piper Monster Killer Graphic Novel - Now AvailableRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Digital Post Production

    ... the history of the WWE. It was WrestleMania 1, with the main event of Piper and Paul Orndorff teamed against Hogan and Mr. T that put the WWE on the map. Piper, in 2005, was still headlining and this time it was on WrestleMania 21, April 3rd, in ...

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  5. Saskatoon native Rowdy Roddy Piper was among first WrestleMania starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Globe and Mail

    ... introduced storylines that included characters from the worlds of television and pop music. "One night, I knocked out Mr. T, kicked Cyndi Lauper, chased Dick Clark back to his locker room and slapped Little Richard," he told a reporter last year. ...

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  6. PHOTO: Stephen Amell is seen as Arrow in this undated file photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | ABC News

    ... off against King Barrett and Stardust Aug. 23 at SummerSlam in New York City. This is a throwback to the days when Mr. T was wrestling in WrestleMania and even lately when the likes of Floyd Mayweather and Dennis Rodman competed in various ...

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  7. Sir's got BA to a T: University lecturer by day, Mr T by nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Daily Star

    John Lashley, 34, teaches digital media at Staffordshire University but moonlights as hardman BA Baracus from hit 1980s TV action series The A-Team. John loves belting out BA's famous catchphrases, including "I pity the fool!", "I ain't getting in no damn plane" and "Quit your jibba jabba!" He has appeared as the popular character on Britain's Got Talent and in Snickers TV ads.

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  8. Roddy Piper, Rey Mysterio and Latest WWE News and Rumors from Ring Rust RadioRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | BleacherReport

    ... died at the age of 61 . Piper, who main evented the very first WrestleMania in a tag team match against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T, was heralded by many as one of the greatest villains of all time. There is often controversy when someone gets inducted ...

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  9. Hot RodRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Entropical Paradise

    ... as eventual Governor of Minnesota Jesse "The Body" Ventura , or given guest shots in Rocky III like the Hulkster and Mr. T , but he did land in John Carpenter's sci-fi indictment of the Reagan years . It was like Occupy Wall Street twenty-five years ...

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  10. Rowdy Roddy Piper dies: Watch the entire WWE locker room pay tribute...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | The Independent

    ... He also headlined the first-ever WrestleMania in a tag-team match alongside Paul Orndorff against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T. On Saturday night, UFC bantamweight champion 'Rowdy' Ronda Rousey had dedicated her victory over Bethe Correia to Piper, who she ...

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  11. WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper dies at 61Read the original story

    Monday Aug 3 | Lincoln Journal

    ... on a sex tape. Piper and Hogan battled for years and headlined some of the biggest matches during the 1980s. Hogan and Mr. T defeated Piper and "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff on March 31, 1985, at the first WrestleMania at Madison Square Garden.

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  12. "Rowdy" Roddy Piper PassesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... 'n Wrestling" Era in the mid-eighties with his infamous interview segment "Piper's Pit." He feuded with Hulk Hogan and Mr. T in the first two Wrestlemanias and appeared at many others. He later got into acting starring in the cult classic, "They ...

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  13. WWE Hall of Famer Roddy Piper dies at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | The Daily Courier

    ... on a sex tape. Piper and Hogan battled for years and headlined some of the biggest matches during the 1980s. Hogan and Mr. T defeated Piper and Paul Orndorff on March 31, 1985, at the first WrestleMania at Madison Square Garden. Piper was a villain ...

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  14. Former wrestling star 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dead at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... the decision to bring in pop sensation Cyndi Lauper (who met Piper while filming a music video) and television hero Mr. T in 1984 and 1985. It all led to Wrestlemania in March 1985, where Piper and "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff met Hogan and Mr. T ...

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  15. WWE star 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dead at 61Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... one of the biggest WWE stars in the 1980s. He headlined the first WrestleMania in March 1985 against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T. Totally lost for words,RIP,Roddy one,and God bless your family,I love you my brother,only love HH "Rowdy Piper was one of the ...

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  16. Roddy Piper's Greatest MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | ABC News

    ... "Rowdy" because of his rage and bad attitude, which was on display in many of his memorable feuds with Hulk Hogan and Mr. T . Piper left a legacy as being one of the best wrestlers to ever perform in the ring and had tremendous ability to work the ...

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  17. WWE Superstar of the Week for August 1: Remembering Rowdy Roddy PiperRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... would have been the end of the World Wrestling Federation as we know it. The main event saw Hulk Hogan team up with Mr. T to take on Paul Orndorff and Roddy Piper in a tag team match that made fans around the world realize how special those four men ...

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  18. UFC 190: 'Rowdy' Ronda Rousey dedicates fight against Bethe ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | The Independent

    ... Piper, who headlined the first-ever WrestleMania in a tag-team match alongside Paul Orndoff against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T, died aged 61 yesterday from a cardiac arrest. UFC bantamweight champion and huge wrestling fan Rousey became friends with Piper ...

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  19. From the Video Vault: Bernie Carbo was safeRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Down The Drive

    ... me watch Rocky III earlier in the summer. For the next few months, I reacted to anything that excited me like I was Mr. T letting loose on the Italian Stallion. While I was pummeling the store's merchandise, my brother retrieved the sodas and handed ...

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  20. WWE legend 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper dead at age 61Read the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... the main event of WWE's (then known as the WWF) inaugural WrestleMania. Piper and Paul Orndorff lost to Hulk Hogan and Mr. T in the star-studded match that also featured boxing legend Muhammad Ali, New York Yankees Manager Billy Martin, Liberace and ...

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