Becoming a professional wrestler requires training, studying, networking and staying in excellent physical condition. Like other professional sports, professional wrestling is difficult to break into, and organizations are very selective about the wrestlers they hire.
Orville and Wilbur Wright, commonly known as the Wright brothers, are famous for being the inventors of the world's first successful airplane. The brothers were born in Dayton, Ohio in 1871. Their first flight took place on December 17, 1903, earning them the title, "Fathers of Modern Aviation."
Michael Wright is an actor who starred in several films, including his first appearance in 1979's "The Wanderers" and his work as Michael Stitch Grey in the 2014 TV series "Stitch." Michael was born in 1956 and is best remembered for his role in 1991's "The Five Heartbeats," in which he played Eddie
Scott Hall is a former American professional wrestler whose wrestling career spanned from 1984 to 2010. He was immensely popular, won several awards and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame under his ring name Razor Ramon in 2014.
Youth, high school and college wrestlers wear uniforms called singlets. These uniforms resemble women's one-piece swimsuits. The difference between the two is in the length and the dip of the neckline, which is dependent upon the style of wrestling in which the wearer participates.
Wrestlers in the various guilds and organizations which organize wrestling matches are paid on an individual basis and receive appearance fees and bonus pay in addition to whatever salaries they may command. Thus they may be paid anywhere from hundreds of thousands to millions of dollars.
Professional wrestlers often take ring names to hide their identities or to play a character more effectively. Professional wrestling, such as the WWE, is about putting on a show as much as it is about having an actual wrestling match. Wrestlers with memorable ring names stay in the audience's mind.
Paul the Apostle spread the news of Christianity throughout the Roman Empire. The numerous letters that he wrote to churches around the Mediterranean Sea include theological ruminations and explanations that were important to shaping Christianity as an institutional religion.
Mr. Perfect, the wrestler, died of an acute cocaine intoxication on Feb. 10, 2003 in Tampa, Fla. In real life, his name was Curt Hennig.
A "King of the Ring" match has wrestlers competing in a single-elimination tournament, with the ultimate winner being crowned King of the Ring. The concept was first used in the World Wrestling Federation and has continued to be associated with the WWE.