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Brad Armstrong

Professional Wrestler
Male
Born Jun 15, 1961

Robert Bradley "Brad" James was an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Brad Armstrong. He is best known for his appearances with the promotion World Championship Wrestling in the 1990s. He was the son of wrestler Bob Armstrong and brother to professional wrestlers Steve, Scott and Brian. Eulogising Amstrong, commentator Jim Ross described him as "one of the more talented in ring performers I've ever worked with...… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1961 Birth Born on June 15, 1961.

TWENTIES

1981 20 Years Old Brad started out in Southeast Championship Wrestling in 1981. … Read More
1984 23 Years Old Armstrong moved to Georgia Championship Wrestling in 1984, where he feuded with Ted DiBiase and, alongside his father Bob, The Fabulous Freebirds (Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy, and Buddy Roberts). … Read More
1985 24 Years Old Armstrong held the NWA National Tag Team Championship twice that year, once with his father, and once with Horner. All three returned to Southeast Championship Wrestling in 1985, before eventually joining Jim Crockett Promotions in late 1986. … Read More
1987 26 Years Old The Lightning Express moved to the Universal Wrestling Federation in early 1987, and won the UWF Tag Team Championship from future superstars Sting and Rick Steiner. … Read More
1988 27 Years Old The Lightning Express then went to World Championship Wrestling, but were not pushed, and Horner left for the WWF in late 1988. … Read More

THIRTIES

1992 31 Years Old 1 More Event
On July 5, 1992, Brad won the WCW Light Heavyweight Championship (also known as the second incarnation of the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship and/or the first incarnation of the WCW Cruiserweight Title), by defeating Scotty Flamingo. … Read More
1997 36 Years Old Upon his return to WCW in 1997, Brad had developed a heel turn, due to a change in attitude. … Read More
1999 38 Years Old In 1999, he was repackaged as "B.A.", a member of the No Limit Soldiers stable. … Read More
2000 39 Years Old He injured his knee in early 2000 in an accident backstage at a WCW Saturday Night taping, where Armstrong got run over, severely injuring his knee.

FORTIES

2001 40 Years Old After going through knee surgery, his WCW contract expired in 2001, and he left the business for a couple years, until returning to the independent circuit in 2004. … Read More
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