“Superstar” Billy Graham is a beloved figure in the professional wrestling world, known for his dynamic character work and terrific performances in the ring. He is especially known for his legendary feud with Bruno Sammartino over the WWWF Heavyweight Championship. Fans were shocked to learn that he was hospitalized due to a severe bone infection. In fact, he lost 45 pounds in three weeks due to his health issues.

As previously reported, Billy Graham’s wife instructed the admin of his Facebook page that he had a very bad infection in his ears that spread to the bones in his ears. Fans simply feared the worst for him after that.

For those who are not aware, Billy Graham has had a history of health issues over the years, which includes Graham being hospitalized numerous due to numerous health issues. His fans have continuously provided him with support no matter what.

Billy Graham was moved out of the ICU after a brief stay there. Afterward, it was revealed that his kidneys were functional. His wife then provided an update on Graham’s health on his Facebook page


Her full-time job isn’t paying enough to pay Graham’s medical bills, which is why she is requesting help from fans. On Billy’s GoFundMe page, his wife revealed that he dropped 45 pounds in three weeks.

“He is dealing with a myriad of very serious health issues: a major infection in his ears and skull that may take six months of intravenous IVs, congestive heart failure, diabetes, hearing loss as a result of the infection, and the list goes on. He is facing a long period of rehab, and his insurance will only pay a portion of this. He is facing at least two months in a skilled nursing facility, once he is stabilized and released from the Mayo hospital. Wayne has lost 45 pounds in the last three weeks.”

Billy Graham is definitely showing signs of improvement, and we are hoping that the Superstar will kick out of the prolonged illness soon. Stay tuned to Ringside News for more.

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Subhojeet Mukherjee

Subhojeet, a professional wrestling fan for over 20+ years, found his passion during the Monday Night Wars. With expertise honed over decades and a broad spectrum of interests including TV, movies, anime, novels, and music, he offers insightful analysis and coverage. Respected in the industry, Subhojeet keeps fans informed and engaged with his knowledge and perspective.

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