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Gerald Brisco
Gerald Brisco

Floyd Gerald Brisco (born January 24, 1950 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) is an American former professional wrestler. He is currently a road agent for World Wrestling Entertainment. Image File history File links Geraldbrisco. ... Image File history File links Geraldbrisco. ... January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Flag Seal Nickname: Capital of the New Century, OKC Location Location in Oklahoma County and the state of Oklahoma. ... Professional wrestling is generally any form of wrestling in which the wrestlers receive payment for participating. ... In professional wrestling, a road agent is an employee who travels with the wrestlers and acts as a liaison between the wrestlers and management. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ...

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Career

Amateur career

Gerald Brisco grew up with five siblings and an absent father in Oklahoma. He followed his brother, the legendary Jack Brisco, into sport wrestling, and was eventually awarded an athletics scholarship to Oklahoma State after winning two AAU tournaments. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Andrell Durden (top) and Edward Harris grapple for position during the All-Marine Wrestle Offs. ... Oklahoma State University, located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, is an institution of higher learning founded in 1890 as a land-grant university, known as Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College (Oklahoma A&M). ... - The Amateur Athletic Union, widely known as the AAU, was formed in United States. ...


During the spring break of 1968, Brisco was in Missouri with Jack, and was asked to substitute for his brother's injured tag team partner despite his lack of professional training. After Brisco contracted hepatitis and injured his knee, he decided to drop out of college and become a full-time professional wrestler. Spring break, also March break in Canada, is a week-long recess from studying in early spring at universities and K-12 schools in the United States, Canada, Japan, Korea, China and other countries. ... 1968 (MCMLXVIII) was a leap year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1968 calendar). ... Official language(s) None Capital Jefferson City Largest city Kansas City Largest metro area St. ... A professional wrestling tag-team consists of two or occasionally three wrestlers who are working together as a team. ... Hepatitis is a gastroenterological disease, featuring inflammation of the liver. ...


Professional career

Brisco was trained by his brother and debuted in 1969 as his tag team partner, using the name Gerald Brisco. The Brisco Brothers were a highly successful tag team, amassing over twenty tag team championships over the course of thirteen years. They arrived in Florida in 1970 (with Brisco becoming Jerry Brisco) and dominated the singles and tag divisions for several years thereafter. Brisco would amass a number of singles championships throughout the 1970s, and on June 20, 1981 he defeated Les Thornton for the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship. 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... A professional wrestling tag-team consists of two or occasionally three wrestlers who are working together as a team. ... Official language(s) English Capital Tallahassee Largest city Jacksonville Area  Ranked 22nd  - Total 65,794 sq mi (170,451 km²)  - Width 162 miles (260 km)  - Length 497 miles (800 km)  - % water 17. ... 1970 (MCMLXX) was a common year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1970 calendar). ... The 1970s decade refers to the years from 1970 to 1979, inclusive. ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship was a secondary title in the National Wrestling Alliance that was for the lighter wrestlers. ...


The Briscos acquired a controlling interest (52%) in Georgia Championship Wrestling, and in 1984 they sold this share to Vince McMahon, enabling him to increase his dominance of the professional wrestling world. As a result, Gerald was given a lifelong job with Vince's World Wrestling Federation. He retired soon after and began working backstage as a Road agent and booker. Georgia Championship Wrestling was a program that aired in the 1980s on American cable televisions Turner Broadcasting System (TBS). ... 1984 (MCMLXXXIV) was a leap year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... In professional wrestling, a road agent is an employee who travels with the wrestlers and acts as a liaison between the wrestlers and management. ... A booker, as the term is used in professional wrestling, is a person who puts matches together and determines basics about their content, such as relative overall length, who the eventual victor will be, and many of the moves which will be made during the match; in other words, the...


Following the 1997 Montreal Screwjob Brisco capitalised on his notoriety by becoming an onscreen "stooge" of Vince McMahon along with Pat Patterson. The duo portrayed a pair of bumbling comic heels and joined The Corporation and the McMahon-Helmsley Faction. They lampooned Hulk Hogan (then working for World Championship Wrestling, the nemesis of the WWF) by mimicking his trademark gestures and using "Real American", his old entrance theme. Ironically, Brisco and his brother helped Hogan break into the wrestling business in the first place. 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section seems not to be written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia entry. ... Pierre Clemont (born January 19, 1941 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian former professional wrestler better known as Pat Patterson. ... In professional wrestling, a heel is a villain character who is portrayed as behaving in an immoral manner; sometimes they are humourously referred to as evil. ... The Corporation is a 2003 Canadian documentary film critical of the modern-day corporation, considering it as a class of person (as in US law it is understood to be) and evaluating its behaviour towards society and the world at large as a psychologist might evaluate an ordinary person. ... The McMahon-Helmsley Faction was a large heel stable in the World Wrestling Federation which was founded in late 1999 eventually faded away by early 2001. ... Hulk Hogan (born Terrence Gene Bollea on August 11, 1953 in Augusta, Georgia), is an American professional wrestler and actor. ... World Championship Wrestling or WCW, was a highly successful professional wrestling promotion that was based in Atlanta and existed from 1986 to 2001. ...


On the May 18, 2000 episode of Smackdown! Brisco won his first WWF Championship when he pinned a sleeping Crash Holly to win the perpetually contested Hardcore Championship. Crash recovered the title on June 12, 2000 but Brisco was intent on recovering the title. He pursued Crash around New York City, but ran afoul of John Shaft, who had agreed to protect Crash. Brisco eventually regained the title on June 19, 2000 with the aid of Pat Patterson in the midst of a match between Crash and his "cousin", Hardcore Holly. As Patterson and Brisco celebrated Brisco's victory, Patterson poured champagne in Brisco's eyes then broke a second bottle over his head. He then pinned the unconscious Brisco to win the Hardcore Championship. Patterson hid from Brisco in drag in the women's locker room, and, after Brisco pursued him into the locker room, Vince McMahon booked them in a Hardcore Evening Gown Match at King of the Ring on June 25, 2000. In the course of the match, Crash Holly interfered and pinned Patterson, regaining the title. May 18 is the 138th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (139th in leap years). ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Michael John Lockwood (August 25, 1971 – November 6, 2003) was a professional wrestler born in Anaheim, California. ... World Wrestling Entertainments Hardcore Championship is a championship defended under hardcore rules: // No Disqualifications, meaning all weapons are legal. ... June 12 is the 163rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (164th in leap years), with 202 days remaining. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Flag Seal Nickname: The Big Apple, The Capital of the World[1], Gotham [2], Metropolis Location Location in the state of New York Government Counties (Boroughs) Bronx (The Bronx) New York (Manhattan) Queens (Queens) Kings (Brooklyn) Richmond (Staten Island) Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Geographical characteristics Area     City 1,214. ... John Shaft is a fictional character created by screenwriter/novelist Ernest Tidyman as a sort of African-American answer to Ian Flemings James Bond. ... June 19 is the 170th day of the year (171st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 195 days remaining. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... Robert William (Bob) Howard (born January 29, 1963 in Mobile, Alabama) is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Bob Hardcore Holly. ... Champagne is often drunk as part of a celebration Champagne is a sparkling wine (fizzy wine) produced by inducing the in-bottle secondary fermentation of wine to effect carbonation. ... Drag in its broadest sense means a costume or outfit that carries symbolic significance, but usually refers to the clothing associated with one gender role when worn by a person of the other gender. ... Many types of matches can be found in professional wrestling. ... Many types of matches can be found in professional wrestling. ... King of the Ring logo (1999-present). ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... This article is about the year 2000. ...


Gerald Brisco remains an important WWE employee. He also owns a car garage with his brothers Jack and Bill, known as the Brisco Body Shop.


On July 15, 2005, Brisco was inducted into the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame. July 15 is the 196th day (197th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 169 days remaining. ... 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Profile

January 24 is the 24th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Flag Seal Nickname: Capital of the New Century, OKC Location Location in Oklahoma County and the state of Oklahoma. ... Flag Seal Nickname: Cigar City, The Big Guava, T-Town Location Location in Hillsborough County and the state of Florida. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... 1969 (MCMLXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ... Professional wrestling holds include a number of set moves and pins used by competitors to immobilize their opponents. ...

Championships and accomplishments

The National Wrestling Alliance is a group of independent professional wrestling promotions, in operation since 1948. ... The NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Championship is the tag team title in the National Wrestling Alliances Mid-Atlantic territory. ... Claude Patterson, (born 1940 in Atlanta, Georgia) better known professionally as Thunderbolt Patterson, was a American professional wrestler best known for his efforts at staring a union for wrestlers. ... The NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship started out as the NWA Eastern States Heavyweight Championship in 1970. ... The NWA Florida Heavyweight Championship was a major title in Championship Wrestling Florida and is now the major title in NWA Florida. ... The NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Championship was the major singles title in the National Wrestling Alliances Florida territory, Championship Wrestling Florida. ... The NWA Florida Tag Team Championship is the primary tag team title in NWA Florida. ... The NWA Florida Television Championship was a secondary title in Florida Championship Wrestling. ... The NWA Florida United States Tag Team Championship was a secondary tag team title in Florida Championship Wrestling from 1978 until 1986. ... Bob Backlund (born August 14, 1949) is a former American professional wrestler and minor politician. ... Ole Anderson Alan Rogowski (better known as Ole Anderson) was a professional wrestling performer and promotion executive. ... Rocky Johnson (left) with WWE Chairman Vince McMahon and Tony Atlas Rocky Johnson (born Wayde Bowles on August 24, 1944 in Amherst, Nova Scotia), is a former Canadian professional wrestler. ... The NWA Southeastern Heavyweight Championship was a major title in the NWAs Alabama territory known as Southeastern Championship Wrestling. ... The NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship was a secondary title in the National Wrestling Alliance that was for the lighter wrestlers. ... The NWA World Tag Team Championship is the premier tag team title in the National Wrestling Alliance. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Hulk Hogan on the cover of the November 1994 issue of Pro Wrestling Illustrated. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... The World Wrestling Council is one of Puerto Ricos two main professional Wrestling organizations, the other one being the International Wrestling Association. ... World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. ... World Wrestling Entertainments Hardcore Championship is a championship defended under hardcore rules: // No Disqualifications, meaning all weapons are legal. ...

Championship succession

WWF Hardcore Championship
Preceded by:
Crash Holly
First Succeeded by:
Crash Holly
Preceded by:
Crash Holly
Second Succeeded by:
Pat Patterson

World Wrestling Entertainments Hardcore Championship is a championship defended under hardcore rules: // No Disqualifications, meaning all weapons are legal. ... Michael John Lockwood (August 25, 1971 – November 6, 2003) was a professional wrestler born in Anaheim, California. ... Pierre Clemont (born January 19, 1941 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian former professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Pat Patterson. ...

External link

  • The Brisco Body Shop

 
 

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