WWE Star ‘The American Dream’ Dusty Rhodes Dies during 69

June 11, 2015 - WWE

Wrestling star “The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes — whose genuine name is Virgil Runnels — died Thursday, Variety.com reported. He was 69.

The WWE pronounced in a matter that it is “deeply saddened” by Runnels’ death, and as a WWE Hall of Famer and three-time NWA Champion he was “one of a many enthralling and charismatic total in sports party history.”




The means of Rhodes’ genocide was not released.

WWE Star Triple H initial announced a news on Twitter:

Rhodes, who rose to stardom in a 1980s and 1990s, was inducted into a WWE Hall of Fame in 2009.

“WWE extends a sincerest condolences to Runnels’ family, friends and colleagues,” a wrestling association said.

Other veteran wrestling stars common their memories Thursday of a Austin, Texas-born Runnels on amicable media:

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