We are sad to report the news that “Superstar” Billy Graham has passed away. The WWE Hall of Famer was 79-years-old at the time of his passing.
Billy Graham has been battling health problems for a very long time. Just this week, his wife was advised by doctors to pull him from life support. This was a terrible choice to make, but it seems that he has passed away now.
Ric Flair broke the news on Twitter as he announced that “Superstar” Billy Graham is no longer with us. He also made a mention of how influential Graham was to his career.
The Superstar Billy Graham Just Left Us THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR INFLUENCE On My Career!
“Superstar” Billy Graham initially gained recognition in the late 1960s and throughout the 1970s, becoming one of the most influential and memorable figures of his time. His flamboyant persona and captivating interviews made him an instant fan favorite. Sporting his trademark tie-dye ring attire and sporting a bald head, Graham stood out from the crowd and commanded attention wherever he went.
He went on to influence a generation of pro wrestlers after him. Graham was one of the first muscle men on television, and plenty of people, including Triple H, looked up to him as a role model. Sadly, Graham’s time on this earth is over.
Our thoughts go out to “Superstar” Billy Graham’s family, friends, and fans at this time. He is gone, but he will certainly never be forgotten.