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Bruce Hart

Wrestler
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Born Jan 13, 1951

Bruce Dennis Luis Hart is a retired Canadian professional wrestler. The second son of Stu Hart, Hart is a member of the legendary Hart wrestling family. Hart substitute teaches for the Calgary Board of Education.

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CHILDHOOD

1950 Birth Born on January 13, 1950.

TWENTIES

1971 21 Years Old Bruce Hart began his wrestling training in 1971, at the age of 21, in his father's training school "The Dungeon". … Read More
1972 22 Years Old He debuted in 1972, in his fathers Calgary promotion, Stampede Wrestling, tag teaming with Dan Kroffat in the main event, against North American Champion Kendo Nagasaki and Lord Sloan. … Read More
1973 23 Years Old In June 1973, he suffered a serious shoulder injury which sidelined him for 9 months and nearly finished his career.
1974 24 Years Old He returned in the summer of 1974, and continued as performer in Western Canada.
1977 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Hart kept wrestling on and off but had relatively few matches until after 1977.
1978 28 Years Old In 1978 Hart and Billington worked together as a tag team in the German promotion Catch Wrestling Association, they wrestled against Angel Grey and Michael Seitz. … Read More
1979 29 Years Old 1 More Event
From 1979 until 1984, Hart was in large part in charge of matchmaking and talent development, selling out regularly and producing a myriad of successful wrestlers, including: Jake Roberts, the Junkyard Dog, Jim Neidhart, "Dr. D." Dave Shultz, Honky Tonk Man, Bad News Allen (aka Bad News Brown) and Bret "the Hitman" Hart, the period was one where the company was generally breaking even.

THIRTIES

1980 - 1982 2 More Events
1983 33 Years Old In 1983 Hart worked for New Japan Pro Wrestling in their NJPW Bloody Fight Series. … Read More
1984 34 Years Old 1 More Event
In March 1984 while back in Stampede Hart became Stampede International Tag Team Champion together with Davey Boy Smith.
1985 35 Years Old As a result, near the end of 1985, Stu Hart decided to re-open the promotion with Bruce running most of it. … Read More

FORTIES

1993 43 Years Old Hart has made several appearances with his brothers Bret and Owen in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). Bruce made his first appearance at the 1993 Survivor Series pay-per-view, teaming with his brothers Bret, Owen and Keith to take on Shawn Michaels and his "Knights" (The Red Knight, The Blue Knight and The Black Knight). … Read More
1994 44 Years Old At the 1994 SummerSlam, the two brothers competed in a Steel Cage match for the WWF Championship. … Read More
1996 46 Years Old In 1996 Bruce Hart made a comeback to the ring with the independent New York based promotion Ultimate Championship Wrestling (UCW), where he wrestled with the likes of Chris Chavis, his brother-in-law Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart, Falcon Coperis, and Marty Jannetty and feuding with wrestlers such as Tiger Khan. … Read More

FIFTIES

2000 50 Years Old Hart and his wife Andrea separated for a period from 2000 and Andrea started a relationship with Hart's former brother in law Davey Boy Smith until Smith's death in 2002. … Read More
2001 51 Years Old In 2001 Hart won the Stampede North American Heavyweight Championship for the first time.
2002 52 Years Old In 2002 he won four titles, the Stampede International Tag Team Titles a fifth time with his nephew Teddy Hart, the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Championship for the eight and last time, the Stampede North American Heavyweight Championship as well as the Stampede International Tag Team Championships for the last time with TJ Wilson.
2003 53 Years Old One of Hart's last match for his and Ross's incarnation of Stampede Wrestling was in June 2003 in a match for the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Title against Duke Durrango which Hart lost, leaving over the title to Durrango.

LATE ADULTHOOD

2011 61 Years Old In 2011 Hart wrestled in a Four-On-Three-Handicap-Match for Stampede Next Generation Stampede Wrestling together with his nephew Teddy Hart and Hal Eagletail against Big Jess, DerRic Super Starlight, The Inuit Warrior and Wyatt Beaver.
2012 62 Years Old In 2012 Hart wrestled his last match for Real Canadian Wrestlings 9th Anniversary Show in a Six-Man-Tag-Team-No-Disqualiication where he wrestled against Andrew Hawks, Kid Kash and nephew Teddy Hart together with Heavy Metal and Tommy Lee Curtis.
2013 63 Years Old He has also been a trainer at the original Hart Brothers University wrestling school in the 90s and in June 2013, Hart resurrected the wrestling school. … Read More
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