Patterson was on commentary with Monsoon when Hulk Hogan defeated The Iron Sheik for the world heavyweight championship, as well as for when Sheik defeated Bob Backlund. On October 2, 1964, Patterson defeated Pepper Martin for the NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Championship. In 1928, although aged only 18 (the legal age of adulthood in the UK at that time was 21) she persuaded her parents to allow her to leave for Hollywood. Aliases: Hank Smith (2), Leon Payne, Rock Rogers. On June 12, 2000, when the Faction unmasked Kane, Patterson photographed Kane's "hideously scarred" face, and threatened to "expose him to the world" if he did not comply. Afterwards, Patterson lowered his drawers to deliver a Stink Face to Rikishi with stained underwear, which commentator Jim Ross described as a "tractor-sized skidmark". [1], Big Time Wrestling (San Francisco) (1965–1977), Championship Wrestling from Florida (1977), American Wrestling Association (1978–1983), World Wrestling Federation / Entertainment / WWE (1979 – present), NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Championship, NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Championship, NWA North American Heavyweight Championship, Canadian International Tag Team Championship, WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion, NWA United States Heavyweight Championship, WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship, WWF North American Heavyweight Championship, Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame, "Wishing a very happy 80th birthday to my longtime friend and @WWE's first Intercontinental Champion, Pat Patterson!", "FRI. UPDATE: Injuries weaken WWE weekend shows, Pat Patterson", "Pat Patterson, WWE legend, says he's gay", "Pat Patterson Comes Out As Gay: WWE Legend Makes Emotional Speech on Reality Show". He is an actor and writer, known for. Orndorff repeatedly insisted that he, not Hogan, was the "real American" and that the music was meant for him. His most notable appearance was a win over the up-and-coming Brutus Beefcake on August 10[17] His final match would come three weeks later in Montreal as he fell in defeat to Beefcake. On the June 21 episode of Raw, Patterson and Brisco's match with Shane and Vince Mcmahon ended in a no contest when The Mean Street Posse ran in and attacked them. On May 4, 1981, Patterson's feud with Sgt. Real Name: Leon Roger Payne. Hogan continued to use "Real American" during this time. During his run, he won the NWA Florida Television Championship and the NWA Florida Tag Team Championship, as well as briefly serving as booker. Juni 1979 gegen Ted DiBiase die WWF North American Championship. He died in San Antonio, Texas, USA on September 11, 1969. Patterson was a prominent tackle and fullback on John Heisman's Georgia Tech Golden Tornado football teams. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. Variations: Viewing All | Pat Patterson. 1888, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland) was a Scot. Am 17. See full bio » Er trat in dieser Zeit oft vor der Kamera als einfältiger Handlanger McMahons auf und wurde für Comedy-Segmente eingesetzt. On the May 8 episode of Raw, Patterson, Road Dogg and X-Pac faced Rikishi in a 3 on 1 handicap match and were disqualified after Patterson hit Rikishi with a chair. Charles Boyer died by suicide two days later, by overdose. Brisco pursued Patterson into the women's locker room, where Patterson was hiding in drag. He also appeared in a battle royal at a house show in Buffalo, NY on December 27. Before that he made another appearance, this time in a battle royal in Montreal on February 24, 1987. 1984 beendete er seine Wrestlingkarriere. He was only the second person ever to win both the 24/7 and Hardcore Championships. [4], He then went into the den and a single gunshot was heard. He began working backstage as a road agent and right-hand man to WWF promoter Vince McMahon, and is credited with inventing and booking the Royal Rumble match. While he is now retired as a producer for WWE, he still acts as a creative consultant. WWE Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). He eventually became a U.S. Sein „Alley Fight“-Match gegen Sgt. Pat Patterson’s sexual orientation came out during the sex scandal, but luckily he was not scoffed at by the industry, and was rehired. [1], Patterson returned to Pacific Northwest Wrestling in 1964. Pat Patterson debuted in Montreal, Quebec in 1958 as "Pretty Boy" Pat Patterson, an effeminate wrestler who wore red lipstick and pink trunks and was accompanied by his pet Poodle. März 2020 um 16:07 Uhr bearbeitet. Slaughter culminated in a Bootcamp match in Madison Square Garden. Sein größter Erfolg ist der einmalige Gewinn der Intercontinental Championship, die er als erster Wrestler erhielt, sowie die Aufnahme in die Hall of Fame der WWE im Jahr 1996.