This one hurts to report. WWE announced earlier today that legendary wrestling commentator/interviewer “Mean” Gene Okerlund has passed away. He was known as a man who could out party the best of the wrestlers, was extremely professional, and had a wicked sense of humor. Here is what WWE posted on Twitter today.
Kamala is an imposing figure in pro wrestling history. He was presented as “The Ugandan Giant” and often walked to the ring with a tribal mask, spear, and shield. He terrified us as children and in later years unfortunately faded from the minds of most Rock and ‘Restling era wrestlers do. His health has deteriorated … Read more