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Verne Gagne passes away at 89

Minnesota wrestling legend Verne Gagne passed away yesterday (Monday, April 27th) at the age of 89. Gagne was the owner and promoter of the AWA (American Wrestling Association) from 1960 until the company closed in 1991. Many of pro wrestling’s biggest names, from Jesse “The Body” Ventura to “Mean” Gene […]