Who is Michelle Kott, nominated to be Bethlehem’s first female police chief? Irvin Muchnick, nephew of legendary promoter, Sam Muchnick, is up next and he is a wrestling author and journalist. -The family took Snuka to court in a wrongful death lawsuit. -Despite concerns from her family, Nancy was on the road full time with Snuka. All I remember is he had a briefcase with him. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. The family of Nancy decided to move on out of disgust. AEW’s Sept. 23 show featured Orange Cassidy challenging for the TNT title, the surprise return of Cody, and Mox going to war with Eddie Kingston over the AEW World championship. Snuka was released without being charged. There’s not much to say to preview this one, so it’s probably best to just get to it. Episode 083 - The Death of Nancy Argentino. Despite that, the case did not go to trial due to the prosecutor believing there wasn’t enough evidence. We close with “it’s a great picture of her.”. Nancy defends him by saying he was just high and was working too hard. The case has had many twist and turns since Nancy’s death and Snuka, along with Jimmy Snuka, meeting with police. She quickly fell in love with him and took care of him on the road after Buddy Rodgers no longer wanted the job. The book was published in Dec 2012 and was the first time he talked about the incident. At 9 PM he goes back to his room and in the middle of the night people in the hotel are awakened by police cars and an ambulance arriving. The case received some coverage in the 80s, and Argentino’s family won a wrongful death … The exact cause of her death remains unknown and much speculation still surrounds what involvement, if any, Snuka had in her death, despite his years of maintaining his innocence. Cageside Seats, for Pro Wrestling and MMA fans, New reporting on Jimmy Snuka/Nancy Argentino tragedy casts Vince McMahon’s involvement in an even worse light, Rumor Roundup: COVID-19 outbreaks, NXT changes, WWE clamp down, Brian Cage. He was inducted into the WWE’s Hall of Fame in 1996. are registered trademarks / copyright their respective rights holders. Nancy’s two sisters want to share her story because they never got closure. -A quick overview of what made Jimmy Snuka special and how he sold out arenas in the early 80s. Argentino was apparently willing to press charges the night of the incident, but had changed her mind by the next morning. There was no detailed transcript from that meeting and the case went cold when the meeting was finished. The Argentino’s have stated that at least something came from this and even him going to trial was some kind of justice for the family, but in reality, this should have been resolved 30 years prior back in 1983, … Carole says she did talk to Fatu and that wrestlers aren’t lying, but they just don’t remember the whole thing. Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka was one of the top names in professional wrestling in the 1980s, but the mysterious death of his girlfriend, Nancy Argentino, left a family seeking justice. He believes the person who investigated did the best he could. He loved Jimmy and it angers him what people say about him. A sister tells us that the only think Snuka could say to Nancy’s mom was that Nancy looked terrible. 411’s The Dark Side of the Ring Report: Jimmy Snuka and The Death of Nancy Argentino-We are up to episode 4 of Season 2 and this is a heavy one. On 11 May 1983 Nancy Argentino, the girlfriend of married WWF superstar Jimmy Snuka, was pronounced dead at the Lehigh Valley Hospital. He thought this would be a good story as it was the 30 year anniversary of her death. But speculation remains. {{ video.Name The Falcon and the Winter Soldier moves to 2021, new Bucky set photos emerge, Black Widow moves to 2021 as Disney pushes back its entire film slate, Extreme Cinema – Cannibal Holocaust (1980), Batwoman casts Leah Gibson and Nathan Owens in recurring roles for season 2, First trailer for Marvel’s WandaVision shows off the strange world of the Disney+ series, Star Wars: Rogue One Cassian Andor spin-off starts shooting in October, Hasbro unveils new Star Wars: The Mandalorian Black Series and Vintage Collection action figures.