In the hearts of fans worldwide a light has gone out in the WWE universe. The Ultimate Warrior is no more.
James Hellwig, aka The Ultimate Warrior, died last night on April 8, 2014, at the age of 54. Monday night he addressed the WWE audience at a live event in a mask and full vigor. Tuesday, he passed away.
He leaves behind a wife, two daughters and millions of fans from California to Cambodia. In his honor, here are some of his greatest milestones as a member of the WWF and the WWE.
WWF debut in ‘87
Beat Honkey Tonk Man in 27 seconds for the Intercontinental Championship, his first belt
His best (and creepiest) pre-match promo ever
Warrior beats Hogan in Title Vs. Title Match at Wrestlemania VI
Last speech the night before he died (aw man, keep tissues handy)
Ultimate Warrior’s 5 Greatest Moments In Honor Of His Passing [VIDEOS] was originally published on giantmag.com