The Final Count

Wrestling Heritage acknowledges wrestlers and officials who are no longer with us.

Each one played a part in making British wrestling the sport we love.

Friends and family members are asked to contribute to this listing

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2019 Arnie Saari

2019 Gerry Hoggarth

2019 Jim Howard

2019 Jim Rawlings

2019 John Davidson

2019 John Quinn

2019 Lee Sharron

2019 Les Thornton

2019 Maurice LaRue

2019 Mick Collins

2019 Pete Curry

2019 Ray Robinson

2019 Rik Sands

2018 Allan Armstrong

2018 Bill Clark

2018 Cliffe Milla

2018 Dave Reece

2018 Doc Dean

2018 Dynamite Kid

2018 Jackie Pallo Jr

2018 Jeff Kaye

2018 Jim Stockdale

2018 Mick McMichael

2018 Peter Baines

2018 Rene Lasartesse

2018 Scott Thomson

2018 Terry Nyland

2017 Al Tarzo

2017 Albert Wall

2017 Bob Bell

2017 Charlie Cornish

2017 Gwyn Davies

2017 Joe Robinson

2017 Keith Williamson (Martinelli)

2017 Kurt Jorgens

2017 Otto Wanz

2017 Peter Preston

2017 Rex Strong

2017 Syd Askin

2017 Tony Cassio

2017 Tony Francis

2017 Vic Faulkner

2016 Benny Van Den Burg

2016 Bob Leonard
2016 Dick Lanagan
2016 Ed Wensor
2016 Geoff Portz
2016 Gerry Diprose
2016 Jim Moser
2016 John Kowalski
2016 Lord James Blears
2016 Lord Littlebrook
2016 Tiger Delmonte
2016 Vince Apollo

2015 Axel Dieter
2015 Brian Trevors
2015 Buddy Ward
2015 Drew McDonald
2015 Glen Frazer
2015 Harry Kendall
2015 Jack Land
2015 Jack Taylor (Bradford)
2015 John Murphy
2015 Baron Jorg Von Chenock
2015 Ken Shaw
2015 Keith Waddington
2015 Llew Roberts
2015 Michel Allary
2015 Pat Patton
2015 Peter Gurr
2015 Peter Szakacs
2015 Prince Kumali
2015 Roger Green

2015 Russ Bishop
2015 Sheik Tannous
2015 Tony Charles

 

2014 Arthur Jackson
2014 Bill Robinson

2014 Braka Cortez
2014 Dave Shade
2014 Doug Taylor

2014 Eric Pickering (The Scorpion)

2014 Harry Lightfoot
2014 Jimmy Cassidy
2014 John Hall
2014 Johnny Czeslaw
2014 Ken Else
2014 Len Hurst
2014 Mike Jones

2014 Pablo the Gypsy (Ronnie Uttley)
2014 Ricky Starr
2014 Ted Heath

2013 Al Diamond (The Ebony Kid)

2013 Billy Catanzaro
2013 Brian Manelli
2013 Farmer John Allan
2013 Harry Duval
2013 Jack Arkwright
2013 Johnny Howard
2013 Mick McManus
2013 Princess Paula Valdez
2013 Ramon Napolitano
2013 Ray Crawley
2013 Reg Trood
2013 Roger Brown

2013 Sue Brittain
2013 Toma Hansom
2013 Vic Coleman
2013 Woody Waldo

2012 Ace Allcard
2012 Judo Al Marquette
2012 Alan Taylor (Anaconda)
2012  Alf Cadman
2012 Bernard Murray
2012 Bob Steele
2012 Bobby Graham
2012 Butcher Dave Bond
2012 Dara Singh
2012 Dave Hines
2012 Gordon Nelson
2012 Hardboiled Steve Haggetty
2012 Harry Geoghegan
2012 Ian Glasper (Ray Diamond)
2012 Ian St John

2012 Jack Flash Shirlow
2012 Jim Farrell
2012 Johnny “Legs” Valentine
2012 Judo Al Marquette
2012 Lolita Loren
2012 Peter Deakin
2012 Professor Adiwasser
2012 Rajendra Singh
2012 Tony Vince

2011 Billy Barber
2011 Brian Manelli

2011 Dave Starr
2011 Dropkick Johnny Peters
2011 Eric Leiderman
2011 Frikki Alberta
2011 Jack Keegan
2011 Joe Keegan
2011 John Scott
2011 Jumping Jim Hussey
2011 Paul Lincoln
2011 Ray McGuire
2011 Sheikh Michael Taylor
2011 Stedman Clarke
2011 Tony “The Viking” Wood
2011 Tracey Kemp

2010 Alan J Batt
2010 Andre Baker
2010 Arpi Weber
2010 Billy Stock
2010 Chick Linton
2010 Clayton Thomson
2010 Edouard Carpentier
2010 Francois Miquet
2010 Jack Fallon
2010 Jack Taylor
2010 Jim McCrombie
2010 Jimmy Hagen
2010 Joe Queseck
2010 Micky Gold
2010 Mike Jessop (Bobby Barron ring man)
2010 Pedro the Gypsy
2010 Prince Curtis Iaukea
2010 Rene Ben Chemoul
2010 Robby Baron
2010 Tiger Williams
2010 Vic Stewart

2009 Ajit Singh
2009 Crusher Brannigan
2009 Danny Quinn
2009 Dennis McNamara (Amateur champion)
2009 Francis Sullivan
2009 Jacques Ducrez (Le Bourreau de Bethune)
2009 Jim Armstrong
2009 John Williams (son of Jack Taylor)
2009 Les Parry
2009 Orig Williams
2009 Robert Bruce
2009 Roger Delaporte
2009 Spike O'Reilly
2009 Stefan Milla
2009 Ted Fretwell (DM Second)
2009 Tony Rowney
2009 Vladimir Waldberg

2008 Bob Bannister

2008 Bob Sherry
2008 Carl Dane
2008 Danny Hegan

2008 Docker Don Stedman
2008 Eddie Fox
2008 Ezra Francis (The Zulu)
2008 Ghalib Khan
2008 Gordon Renton
2008 Gorilla Reg Ray
2008 Kid Callon
2008 Robert Retsinnab (Bob Bannister)
2008 Stoker Brookes
2008 Tim Fitzmaurice
2008 Tommy Walsh
2008 Vic Powers
2008 Vince Karalius
2008 Zando Zabo

2007 Achim Chall
2007 Bert Craddock (Wilson Shepherd)
2007 Danny Lynch
2007 Eddie "Flash" Barker
2007 Eugene Stezycki
2007 Glen Harris
2007 Hans Behrens
2007 John L Hagger
2007 John Harris
2007 Johnny Angel (John Marsden of Sheffield)
2007 Karl Gotch (Karel Istaz)
2007 Masambula
2007 Ray Glendenning
2007 Roy Bradley
2007 Roy Parkes (Mr Big)

2006 Adolf Dabrowski
2006 Cowboy Jack Cassidy
2006 Jackie TV Pallo
2006 Kitione Lave
2006 Steve "Gaylord" Peacock

2005 Dean Rockwell
2005 Jack Dempsey
2005 Judo Al Hayes
2005 Le Petit Prince
2005 Robert Duranton

2005 Rocky Moran (Lee Hippie)
2005 Ron Taylor
2005 Tarzan Tarboda
2005 Wild Angus Campbell

2004 Crusher Verdu
2004 Dave Morgan
2004 Dennis keegan
2004 Frank O'Donell
2004 Jim McKenzie 
2004 Kevin Conneelly
2004 Pat Roach

2004 Stan Garside
2004 Yorkshire Kid Eric Dudley

2003 Bob Abbott
2003 Bob McMasters
2003 Eric Cutler

2003 Frank Red Cassidy
2003 George Goldie
2003 Gil Voiney
2003 Jack Mawdsley
2003 Kangaroo Kennedy (Clyde Hurle)
2003 Kent Walton
2003 Mike Flash Jordan
2003 Peter Cortez
2003 Steve Logan

2002 Bruce Allison

2002 Davey Bulldog Smith
2002 Frankie Hughes
2002 George Gordienko
2002 Hans Streiger
2002 Ivan Penzecoff
2002 Ken Cadman
2002 Les Kellett
2002 Lou Thesz
2002 Max Ward
2002 Paddy Casey
2002 Pat O'Reilly
2002 Peter Rann
2002 Reg Yates
2002 Bronco Roger Wells
2002 Thunder Sugiyama

2001 Abe Ginsbergh

2001 Ben Sharpe
2001 Bill Warner
2001 Chris Adams
2001 Rito Romero
2001 Ron Harrison
2001 Ted Betley

2000 Billy Joyce
2000 Crusher Mason (Mighty Chang)
2000 Dave Barrie
2000 Eric Taylor
2000 Ernie Riley
2000 Jim Foy
2000 Norman Morrell
2000 Rev Michael Brooks

2000 Rex Gable
2000 Professor Eddy Stratton
2000 Val Cerino

1999 Bengal Engblom (Padvo Peltonin)

1999 Bill Case
1999 Bobby Palmer

1999 Gilbert LeDuc
1999 Honey Boy Zimba
1999 Johnny Eagles
1999 Len Hornby

1998 Abe Goldberg
1998 George Kidd
1998 Giant Haystacks

1998 Jules Kiki
1998 Stan Roberts
1998 Terry Garvin
1998 Tiger Jimmy Ryan
1998 Tomothy Geoghegan

1997 Butty Sugrue
1997 Dennis Mitchell
1997 Leon Arras
1997 Ray Golden Apollon
1997 Shirley Crabtree

19977 The Wild Man of Borneo

1996 Bill Harrison
1996 Cheri Bibi
1996 Chic Purvey
1996 Indio Guajaro

1995 Eric Sands
1995 Harry Pennington
1995 Jose Cadiz (Joe Heaton)
1995 Masahiko Kimura
1995 Peter Grant

1994 Atholl Oakeley
1994 Bobby Barron
1994 Harry Bennett (Casey Pye)
1994 Johnny Kwango

1993 Bruno Elrington
1993 Catweazle Gary Cooper

1993 Count Bartelli
1993 Ian Campbell
1993 Jean Ferre

1993 Kurt Stein (Germany)

1992 Alec Burton
1992 Bert Mansfield
1992 Bill Ogden

1992 Bob Silcock
1992 Kevin Cawley
1992 Paul Berger
1992 Romeo Joe Critchley

1991 Baron Von Heczy
1991 Jack Atherton
1991 Lee Leong Fu
1991 Sam Rabin

1990 Bert Assirati

1990 Cyril Knowles

1990 Deep River
1990 Frank Sexton
1990 George Gillette
1990 Harry Greb (Jan Gotch)
1990 Mitchell Gill
1990 Mustapha Nasser
1990 Whipper Billy Watson

1989 Don Vines
1989 Mike Demetri
1989 Prince Barnu (Fred Darkie Barnes)

1988 Carl Van Wurden

1988 Great Salzedo
1988 John Foley

1987 Atholl Oakeley

1987 Black Butcher Johnson
1987 Mal Kirk
1987 Mighty Chang Milton Reid
1987 Norman the Butcher
1987 Steve "Crusher" Casey

1986 Alex Alexinis

1986 Cowboy Ken Ackles
1986 George Clark

1986 George Pencheff
1986 Tony Ancell

1985 Bholu Pahalwan
1985 Dave Armstrong
1985 Gordon Corbett
1985 Jack Pye
1985 Peter Kaiser
1985 Terry McDonald
1985 Texas Jack Bence
1985 Tom Casey

1984 Alan Dennison
1984 Bob Russell
1984 Jack Wentworth
1984 Lord Atholl Layton

1984 Ted Beech

1983 Earl McCready (Canada)

1983 Mel Riss
1983 Reuben Wright
1983 Rashid Anwar

1982 Carver Doone
1982 Charlie Green
1982 Chatti Yokouchi
1982 Great Togo Harold Sakata
1982 Peter Maivia
1982 Stan Rylands

1981 Benny Sherman
1981 Bill Torontos
1981 Franz Orlik
1981 Les Stent
1981 Mike Marino
1981 Mustafa Shikane
1981 Tibor Szakacs

1980 Alec Bray
1980 Arthur kellett

1980 Costas Astreos
1980 George DeRelwyskow Jr
1980 Johnny Yearsley
1980 Kola Kwariani
1980 Mario Magisti
1980 Togo Tani
1980 Wolfgang Ehrl

1979 Bulldog Bill Garnon
1979 Dominic Pye
1979 Klondyke Bill

1978 Alec Taylor

1978 Jack Doyle
1978 Ken Davies
1978 Margerich Anaconda
1978 Pretty Boy Floyd Craggs

1977 Billy Riley
1977 Bonnie Alan Muir

1977 Cliff Attenborough

1977 Butty Sugrue
1977 Geoff Morris
1977 Zebra Kid (George Bolas)

1976 Arthur Leonard Wright

1976 Pat Madden
1976 Sheikh Wadi Ayoub
1976 Steve Clements
1976 Ted Christy

1976 Tom Blinkhorn

1975 Polo Cordova

1975 Rudi Saturski
1975 Yvar Martinsen

1974 Axel Cadier

1974 Bill Coverdale
1974 Gene Dubuque

1972 Luther Lindsay
1972 Martin Bucht (Padvo Peltonin)
1972 Ray Gunkel

1971 Colin Williamson
1971 Ezzard Hart
1971 Pepe Cortez

1970 Dennis Savage
1970 William Welsh, The Iron Duke

1969 College Boy Charlie Law
1969 Jack Sherry
1969 Jim Hady
1969 Kurt Zehe
1969 Ted Gutteridge (Young Hackenschmidt)

1968 Cyril Morris
1968 George Hackenschmidt
1968 Jackie Harris

1968 Joe Reid

1967 Eric Day
1967 Catalina George Drake

1967 Karl Romsky 
1967 Primo Carnera


1966 Adi Berber
1966 Leo Demetral
1966 Randolph Turpin
1966 Stan Stone

1965 Frankie Townsend
1965 Harlem Jimmy Brown
1965 Maurice Letchford

1964 Billy Moores
1964 Bob McDonald
1964 Rocco Colombo

1963 Jack Beaumont
1963 Micky Wood
1963 Robert Cook

1962 Alexander Zass (Samson)
1962 Bill Shelton
1962 Billy Bartush
1962 Jimmy James (Manchester)
1962 Johnny Demchuk
1962 Mathias Rosges
1962 Sam Burmister

1961 Jack Alker

1961 Job Shambley

1961 Bomber John Bates

1959 Billy Beech

1959 Charlie Glover

1958 Ike Beech

1957 Tom Jenkins

1956 George McKenzie
1956 Sonny Wallis

1955 Peter Bannan

 

1954 Henry Irslinger
1954 Karl Pojello
1954 Maurice Tillet
1954 Tom McCarty Jr
1954 Tom McCarty Sr

 

1952 Thomas Storr (Promoter)

1951 Douglas Clark
1951 Ed Don Virag

1950 C.B. Cochran

 

1949 William Bankier (Apollo)

 

1946 Martin Schultz

 

1945 Alf Lagren

 

1944 Frank Bully Pye

 

1943 Aubrey "Bull" Coleman

 

1942 George de Relwyskow Snr

 

1940 Harold Angus

1940 John Mortimer (Promoter)

 

1938 Lauritz Neilsen

1937 Micky Flack

1936 John Abbey (Jack Dale Sr)

1935 Jim Wango

1933 Strangler Johnson

1930 Launceston Elliot

1924 Jack Carkeek

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