Dino Bravo

Canadian professional wrestler Dino Bravo

Adolfo Bresciano was an Italian-born Canadian professional wrestler, best known for his work as Dino Bravo, self-proclaimed as "Canada's Strongest Man".
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home town
Italy
Death Place
Laval

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Top 10 Old School Pro Wrestling Physical Specimens - Bleacher Report
Google News - over 6 years
Ron Simmons was around in the 1970s when there were many other buff guys around, like Jesse Ventura, Don Muraco, Dino Bravo, Tony Atlas and Steve Williams, but as a wrestler he had more longevity and he was steroid free. Simmons made it in an era when
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Michael Jackson - Birthday Tribute - Guitaro 5000 - YouTube
Google News - over 6 years
... Chung Win Yin Dickson, Clark Baxtresser, Cody Pumper, Courtney Crawford, Courtney Smith, Cristian Mendez, Christopher Raiford, Dahsir Hausif, Daniel Kane, Daniel Teehan, Danni Long, Joe Long, Dino Bravo, DJ Ducky live, Ellen Kleckner, Eugene Whyte,
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Five reasons grown men love wrestling - Edmonton Journal
Google News - over 6 years
Bret Hart, Owen Hart, Chris Jericho, Dino Bravo, Eric the Animal, Killer Kowalski, Rowdy Roddy Piper, Rocky Johnson, Edge and Earthquake. These men defined the sport and spectacle of professional wrestling. Visit edmontonjournal.com at 6:45 on Monday
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WWE: Power Ranking 25 of the Best Wrestlers of the 1970s - Bleacher Report
Google News - over 6 years
There were wrestlers who were bigger than Dino Bravo, but not many were as strong as him. Coming to the WWF in the late 1970s, he was a tag team wrestler who captured the WWF world tag titles with Dominic DeNucci. He also wrestled as a singles
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KZN gig guide - August 05, 2011 - Independent Online
Google News - over 6 years
Call 031 582 6000. l Radio Gaga with Dino Bravo, Travor Williams, DJ Rudi and Naughty Neil at Suncoast Vacca Matta, Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World, North Beach. 9pm. Call 031 368 6535. l David Marks at Rock Bottom Pub and Grill, Lot 60,
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New hip-hop kid on the block - Sowetan
Google News - over 6 years
Though he is not yet well-established, he has shared the stage with musicians such as Flabba, Mzambiya, Wikid, Mahoota and Dino Bravo. Most of his tracks are played on YFM. In his album, Dladla has worked with Kay Soul, R-Senic, Paragon, Gryphon,
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Mexico's Javier Hernandez making name playing for Manchester United - NorthJersey.com
Google News - over 6 years
He was looking forward to re-living that moment Wednesday — and also playing against his childhood hero, Dino Bravo — but instead wound up sidelined. Hernandez suffered a concussion during United's training session Tuesday and was unable to play in
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Interinactivity: July 28th, 2011 – John Cena, The Hardys, Fixing TNA, And More - Inside Pulse
Google News - over 6 years
Like Dino Bravo. ASGurl: Who has a stronger roster – WWE or TNA? Blair: TNA. Hands. Fucking Down. That's just my opinion. I'm sure a ton of people will disagree with that. But I don't actually think that WWE has a lot of guys, maybe 4 or 5,
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411's Countdown To SummerSlam: 1989 - 411mania.com
Google News - over 6 years
Did you know Dino Bravo beat Koko B. Ware in a dark match? Wes Kirk: Recent addition to the 411 clan. Wes currently is responsible for The Wrestling Sandwich every Saturday. Larry Csonka: 411 webmaster and editor of just about everything around these
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Rob Vember kicks off 5FM 'Durban Takeover' - Media Update
Google News - over 6 years
On Friday, 8 July, the Mr. Price Pro Beach Concert powered by 5FM kicks off at Salt Rock, featuring Dino Bravo and MCed by 5FM's Thomas. The line-up includes Farryl Purkiss, Dance You're on Fire, Grant &ampamp Anele, The Graeme Watkins Project,
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John Cena, CM Punk, Sting, Macho Man Randy Savage & the WWE/TNA Dream Matches ... - ringsidereport.com
Google News - over 6 years
He wrestled my good friend, the late Dino Bravo, back in the day and Bravo told me how great he was to work with. I wouldn't mind going head to head with the great Bret Hart one of these days. #8 – Macho Man Randy Savage – I don't know if I need to
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ABUJA HEARTBEAT: Thieves in the House - NEXT
Google News - over 6 years
In a gathering of almost 400 people, nobody was able to cast the first stone; well, perhaps Dino Bravo, sorry, Melaye tried. Many writers have branded the members of the upper and lower houses as legislooters and not legislators and I think this is
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Attività di associazioni e organismi - Corriere Italiano
Google News - over 6 years
... e Nicola Marrone, Presidente e Fondatore della FARAQ La compagnia Figure 55 comincia la produzione di un breve film documentario sul lottatore italo-canadese Adolfo Bresciano, meglio conosciuto al grande pubblico con il nome di Dino Bravo
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Pat Laprade Live – Match de retraite de Jacques Rougeau - RDS
Google News - over 6 years
Il formera avec son frère Raymond l'équipe la plus populaire de cette époque et feront partie du cartel des lutteurs les plus adulés au Québec avec Rick Martel et Dino Bravo. En décembre 1985, quelques mois après la rivalité des années 80 au Québec,
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Over 25 Percent of Wrestlemania VII Performers Have Died - AllMediaNY
Google News - almost 7 years
... Hawk (46), Hercules (47), and Big Boss Man (41) all died of heart problems; Earthquake died at 42 of bladder cancer; Joey Marella died at 31 after falling asleep at the wheel; and Dino Bravo was shot to death in a hotel room at 44
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WWE Pays Tribute To Randy Savage, 25% Of WrestleMania VII Stars Dead - Wrestle Heat
Google News - almost 7 years
Included in the article include Macho Man (58-years-old, dead of a heart attack), Andre the Giant (46, heart failure), Mr. Perfect (44, drug overdose), Miss Elizabeth (42, drug overdose), British Bulldog (39, heart attack), Dino Bravo (44, gunshot),
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Timeline
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    FORTIES
  • 1993
    Age 44
    Died on March 10, 1993.
  • 1992
    Age 43
    Bravo left the WWF and retired from wrestling following a European tour in April 1992.
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  • 1991
    Age 42
    Following a WrestleMania VII loss to Kerry Von Erich, he wrestled less frequently, with his next appearance on WWF TV coming in August 1991 as a face (without Jimmy Hart or dyed-blonde hair), now being billed as the "Canadian Strongman, Dino Bravo" in a victory over Louie Spicolli.
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  • 1989
    Age 40
    At the Royal Rumble in January 1989, Bravo, accompanied by Martin, teamed with The Fabulous Rougeau Brothers (Jacques and Raymond) but lost a two out of three falls match against Jim Duggan and The Hart Foundation (Bret Hart and Jim Neidhart).
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  • THIRTIES
  • 1988
    Age 39
    He played up his Québécois identity wearing the Fleur-de-lis and was managed by Frenchy Martin; who often toted around a sign reading USA is not OK. In March 1988, Bravo lost in the first round of the WWF Championship tournament at WrestleMania IV against Don Muraco after pulling the referee between himself and Muraco to prevent a hit from the Hawaiian.
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    At the 1988 Royal Rumble, Bravo (who was legitimately strong and was said to be able to press more than 500 pounds) attempted to bench press what he claimed was 715 pounds, which would have been a world record at that time.
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  • 1987
    Age 38
    Bravo returned to the WWF in 1987 with a new look.
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  • 1986
    Age 37
    Bravo was scheduled to headline a card against Hulk Hogan in 1986, but the match was cancelled on short notice, with Bravo leaving the company shortly thereafter; the rumour was that the company did not want the Montreal crowd to cheer Bravo, the home town hero, over Hogan, and that Bravo quit after finding out.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1978
    Age 29
    In December 1978, he defeated Gene Kiniski in Toronto to win the new Canadian heavyweight title as recognized in that area
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    With Dominic DeNucci, Bravo captured the WWF World Tag Team Title in March 1978 from Professor Tanaka and Mr. Fuji.
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  • 1970
    Age 21
    Bresciano began wrestling in 1970, taking the "Dino Bravo" moniker from Pepe DiPasquali, a wrestler from the early 1960s who had teamed with Dominic DeNucci as the Bravo brothers, Dino and Dominic.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1949
    Age 0
    Born on August 6, 1949.
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