Top Ten Saddest Pro Wrestler Deaths

The Top Ten

1 Eddie Guerrero Eduardo Gory "Eddie" Guerrero Llanes, was a Mexican-American professional wrestler and a member of the Guerrero wrestling family.

I didn't believe it when I heard it for the first time - livinglegend

Lots of wrestlers are in tears. Benoit though, is crying his eyes out! Eddie was his best friend and Benoit's death is sad, too.

Lots of wrestlers didn't believe it, especially Chris Benoit, one of Eddie's closest friends.

Still can't believe it

2 Owen Hart Owen James Hart was a Canadian-American professional and amateur wrestler who worked for several promotions including Stampede Wrestling, New Japan Pro Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling, and most notably, the World Wrestling Federation, where he wrestled under both his own name, and ring name ...read more.

I remember his death. He lost too much blood. I went home crying

No one saw it comming man - andrewXmetallica92

Never should've happened. He would've done great with all the new talent when WWF purchased WCW

See kids, wrestling isn’t fake. - MrCoolC

3 Chris Benoit Christopher Michael "Chris" Benoit was a Canadian professional wrestler. During his 22-year career, he worked for numerous promotions including the WWE, WCW and ECW. Benoit is often cited as one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time.

I nevered seen this comming I went threw a lot just to see a ticket just to see him on smackdown but when I heard it was cancelled I didn't know why then when that night was on I seen that R.I.P. page of him - SmoothCriminal

I bawled my eyes out when I heard about his death. He was my favorite wrestler of all time! - jbradbradley

I have been a wrestling fan all my life and Chris is the best I've ever seen.

chris been threw a lot I seen a lot of people tearing
up

4 Ultimate Warrior Warrior was an American professional wrestler, who most famously wrestled under the ring name The Ultimate Warrior for the World Wrestling Federation from 1987 to 1991 and again in 1992 and 1996. During his 1998 stint in World Championship Wrestling, he was known as The Warrior.

RIP Warrior, the best

That was a very sad death because he had children that now don’t have a father

5 Roddy Piper Roderick George "Roddy" Toombs, better known by his ring name "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, was a Canadian professional wrestler and actor.

He died on my birthday

6 Andre the Giant André René Roussimoff, known as André the Giant, was a French professional wrestler and actor. André He most famously feuded with Hulk Hogan, culminating at WrestleMania III, and his best-remembered film role was that of Fezzik, the giant in The Princess Bride. His size was a result of gigantism ...read more.

He was the best of the best. He was the leader of all kings. He owned hulk Hogan and all the superstars he faced.

They are strong legacy, there is a struggle in his memory in wrestlemania 30

A big man always with a big smile... Greatest wrestler of all time

He was the coolest I don't know he was dead whe I first wacth wwe

7 The Von Erich Family Deaths
8 Randy Savage Randy Mario Poffo, better known by his ring name "Macho Man" Randy Savage, was an American professional wrestler and color commentator best known for his time in the World Wrestling Federation and later the World Championship Wrestling.

Unbelievable he's not near the top, Top 10 Wrestler of all Time, Charisma, Wrestling Abilities, his mic Skills, his Outfits Etc... Need I say anymore

OH YEAH DIG IT!

HE should've been Inducted to the WWE Hall OF Fame Before he Passed Away! - Curti2594

Randy Savage was a inspiration to a lot of us I think he doesn't deserve it

Oooh yeah

9 Umaga Edward Smith "Umaga" Fatu was an American Samoan professional wrestler. He was best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Entertainment in the 2000s under the ring names Umaga and Jamal.

Stop putting duplicates, please?

10 Davey Boy Smith

The Contenders

11 Curt Henning (Mr. Perfect)
12 Junkyard Dog
13 Ashley Massaro
14 King Kong Bundy Christopher Alan "Chris" Pallies is an American professional wrestler, stand-up comedian and actor, better known by his ring name, King Kong Bundy.
15 Crash Holly
16 Miss Elizabeth
17 Chyna Chyna was an American professional wrestler, glamour model, pornographic film actress, and bodybuilder.
18 Paul Bearer William Alvin "Bill" Moody, better known by his ring names Paul Bearer and Percival 'Percy' Pringle III, was an American professional wrestling manager.
19 Sherri Martel
20 Yokozuna Rodney Agatupu Anoaʻi was an American professional wrestler who is best known for his time with the World Wrestling Federation where he wrestled under the ring name Yokozuna, whose term yokozuna refers to the highest rank in professional sumo wrestling in Japan.
21 Dusty Rhodes Virgil Riley Runnels, Jr., better known as "The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes, was an American professional wrestler, booker, and trainer who most notably worked for the National Wrestling Alliance, Jim Crockett Promotions, and the World Wrestling Federation, later known as the WWE.
22 Mike Awesome Michael Lee "Mike" Alfonso was an American professional wrestler. He was best known for his appearances with the American professional wrestling promotion Extreme Championship Wrestling.
23 Test Andrew James Robert Patrick Martin was a Canadian-American professional wrestler and actor. He was best known for his time with the World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment under the ring name Test.

My favorite wrestler as a kid. Test deserved a tribute show. RIP

24 Eddie Umaga Fatu
25 Connor Michalek

A bit weird to add dim but...

Connors cure. - Bradysnothing

26 Big Daddy V
27 Brian Danovich
28 Big John Studd John William Minton was an American professional wrestler and actor, better known by his ring name, Big John Studd.
29 Lance Cade Lance Kurtis McNaught was an American professional wrestler. He was best known for his time in World Wrestling Entertainment where he performed under the ring names Garrison Cade and Lance Cade.
30 The Fabulous Moolah
31 Bam Bam Bigelow Scott Charles Bigelow was an American professional wrestler, best known by the ring name Bam Bam Bigelow.
32 Reid Flair
33 Captain Lou Albano
34 Road Warrior Hawk
35 Brian Pillman Brian William Pillman was an American professional wrestler and professional football player best known for his appearances in Stampede Wrestling in the 1980s and World Championship Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation in the 1990s.
36 Vader
37 Bruno Sammartino Bruno Leopoldo Francesco Sammartino was born in Pizzoferrato, Abruzzo, Italy, to Alfonso and Emilia Sammartino on October 6, 1935. He then died on April 18, 2018 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. He is known for his powerful bearhug finishing move, and is widely considered to be one of the ...read more.
38 Gene Okerlund
39 Bobby Heenan Raymond Louis Heenan, better known as Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, was an American professional wrestling manager, color commentator, wrestler, and comedian.
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