Paul Orndorff Passes Away at 71
WWE announced today the WWE Hall of Famer "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff has passed away at the age of 71.
Orndorff was a standout running back before he broke into the wrestling business with the NWA. After having success in the NWA, Orndorff would join the WWE in 1983 where he would received the name "Mr. Wonderful" courtesy of Roddy Piper. Piper and Orndorff would make history when they competed in the main event of the first ever WrestleMania against Hulk Hogan and Mr. T. He would go on to have success in WWE and WCW. Orndorff would be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2005.
Our thoughts are with the Orndorff family at this time.
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