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Encyclopedia > Robert Swenson
Robert Swenson
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Ring name(s) Jeep Swenson
Jeep the Mercenary
The Ultimate Solution
The Final Solution
Billed height 6 ft 4 in
Billed weight 400 lb
Born January 5, 1957
Died August 18, 1997
Billed from San Antonio, Texas


Robert Alexander Swenson Jr., more commonly known as Jeep Swenson (January 5, 1957August 18, 1997), was an American pro-wrestler, stuntman and actor. Image File history File links RobertSwenson-Bane. ... January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Nickname: Alamo City; River City Location in the state of Texas Coordinates: Counties Bexar County Mayor Phil Hardberger Area    - City 1067. ... January 5 is the 5th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1957 (MCMLVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1997 (MCMXCVII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... ... A stunt double is a type of body double, specifically a skilled replacement used for dangerous film or video sequences, in movies and television (such as jumping out of a building, jumping from vehicle to vehicle, or other similar actions), and for other sophisticated stunts (especially fight scenes). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


Career

Swenson wrestled for World Class Championship Wrestling in 1987 and 1988 for manager Gary Hart. His main feud was with Bruiser Brody, who was wrestling as the masked "Red River Jack." According to Swenson, he had the largest biceps in the world at that time. World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW), also called the World Class Wrestling Association (WCWA), was a popular regional professional wrestling promotion run out of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. ... 1987 (MCMLXXXVII) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Gary Hart was a professional wrestling manager and was also a professional wrestler. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Look up Biceps in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


Swenson came back briefly in 1996 to World Championship Wrestling as a member of the Alliance To End Hulkamania. He was originally named The Final Solution, but following complaints from Jewish organizations to the Turner corporate offices, his character was renamed The Ultimate Solution. The Alliance was comprised of both the Dungeon of Doom and the Four Horsemen, and they posed to end Hulk Hogan's career. 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty. ... It has been suggested that List of WCW programming be merged into this article or section. ... The Alliance To End Hulkamania was a professional wrestling stable in World Championship Wrestling in 1996. ... In a February 26, 1942 letter to German diplomat Martin Luther, Reinhard Heydrich follows up on the Wannsee Conference by asking Luther for administrative assistance in the implementation of the Endlösung der Judenfrage (Final Solution of the Jewish Question). ... The word Jew ( Hebrew: יהודי) is used in a wide number of ways, but generally refers to a follower of the Jewish faith, a child of a Jewish mother, or someone of Jewish descent with a connection to Jewish culture or ethnicity and often a combination... Turner Broadcasting System logo The Turner Broadcasting System (often abbreviated to Turner or TBS) is the company managing the collection of cable networks and properties started by Ted Turner from the mid-1970s to the late-1990s. ... The Dungeon of Doom was the name of a British professional wrestling stable and a faction in World Championship Wrestling. ... The Four Horsemen were a popular professional wrestling stable in the National Wrestling Alliance and later World Championship Wrestling. ... Terry Gene Bollea (born on August 11, 1953), is an American actor and professional wrestler better known as Hulk Hogan. ...


The 6'4", 400 lb. Swenson played the villainous character of Bane in the 1997 film Batman & Robin. On August 18, less than two months after the film's release, he died of heart failure at the UCLA Medical Center. Bane is the DC Comics supervillain best known for having broken Batmans back. ... This is a list of film-related events in 1997. ... The film Batman and Robin, directed by Joel Schumacher, is considered by most to be less serious than the 1989 Batman movie and sequels Batman Returns (1992) and Forever (1995). ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... UCLA Medical Center is a hospital located on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California. ...


Hulk Hogan and James Caan gave eulogies at Swenson's funeral. Terry Gene Bollea (born on August 11, 1953), is an American actor and professional wrestler better known as Hulk Hogan. ... James Edmund Caan[1] (born March 26, 1940 in The Bronx, New York) is an Academy Award, Emmy and Golden Globe-nominated American film, stage and television actor. ... Look up eulogy in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ...


External links

  • http://www.obsessedwithwrestling.com/profiles/j/jeep-swensen.html[1]

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