Various News: Wrestling Birthdays, Deaths, AWA on ESPN Update
– Big John Studd was born on this date in 1948. He died on March 20, 1995 following a battle with liver cancer and Hodgkin’s disease.
– Mike Awesome passed away on this day back in 2007, due to suicide. He was 42 years old.
– Former ECW valet Francine Fournier turns 41 years old today.
– Former ECW wrestler Danny Doring turns 39 years old today.
– Former WWE wrestler Ronnie Arenelli (Gavin Spears, Shawn Spears) turns 32 years old today.
– There are no pro wrestling matches listed for ESPN Classic tonight
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* Updated card for next week’s Raw
* Check out a full look at the new WWE Heavyweight title
* The Rock taunts CM Punk over Elimination Chamber win
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* 411’s Wrestler of the Week: Jack Swagger, The Rock, More
* 411’s WWE RAW report