The world lost a legend when Howard Finkel passed away back in April 2020. He was 69 years old and entertained millions as Finkel was truly the voice of many generations. Now it appears WWE is fondly remembering Howard Finkel on what would have been his 73rd birthday.

Howard Finkel made his WWE debut in 1977 for the WWWF in Madison Square Garden. He remained a highlight in WWE for years to come after becoming the company’s full-time announcer in 1979.

Howard Finkel was respected by fans and peers alike for his contributions to the business, especially due to his iconic voice. Finkel even returned as CM Punk’s announcer many years ago – a moment that fans loved.

WWE took to their official Twitter account and wrote a post on his birthday today, as the company fondly remembered the legendary announcer.


Beloved by the WWE Universe and by WWE, Howard Finkel has always been fondly remembered for his signature voice and heart of gold. Today, we celebrate the life and legacy of the WWE Hall of Famer on his birthday.

Howard Finkel was a part of many amazing moments throughout WWE history, as fans all over the world will continue to remember him for the innumerous memories he has given them. No matter what, Howard Finkel’s legacy will continue to live on in the hearts and minds of his loved ones.

What’s your view on Howard Finkel? What are your favorite Howard Finkel moments or memories? Leave a comment below.

Subhojeet Mukherjee

Subhojeet is a professional wrestling fan for over 22 years. He got captivated by the sport during the Monday Night Wars and has a passion for it ever since. He also enjoys TV shows, movies, anime, novels and music, which broadens his perspective and appreciation for wrestling. He is a knowledgeable and respected voice in the industry.

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