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Macho Man Randy Savage

Randy Mario Poffo (November 15, 1952 – May 20, 2011), better known by his ring name "Macho Man" Randy Savage, was an American professional wrestler and occasional color commentator best known for his time in World Wrestling Federation (WWF) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW). Savage held 20 championships during his professional wrestling career. He held six world titles between the WWF and WCW, having won the WWF Championship twice and the WCW World Heavyweight Championship four times. He also won the ICW World Heavyweight Championship three times and the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Championship once. A one-time WWF Intercontinental Champion, WWE has named Savage as the greatest champion of all time and credited him for bringing "a higher level of credibility to the title through his amazing in-ring performances." Savage was the 1987 WWF King of the Ring and the 1995 WCW World War 3 winner. For most of his tenures in the WWF and WCW, he was managed by his real life wife "Miss Elizabeth" Hulette. Savage was recognizable by wrestling fans for his distinctively deep and raspy voice, his ring attire, intensity exhibited in and out of the ring, and his signature catch phrase,

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Macho Man Randy Savage -- The 911 Calls

Macho Man Randy Savage -- The 911 Calls

TMZ has obtained the 911 calls made after Randy "Macho Man" Savage's car crash in Florida last week -- in which one caller says she watched the wrestler hit a tree "real hard."As TMZ first… READ MORE >

Macho Man To Be With Beloved Dog For Eternity

Macho Man To Be With Beloved Dog For Eternity

Randy "Macho Man" Savage will be cremated and his ashes co-mingled with the ashes of his loyal pooch, Hercules.Savage's brother, Lanny Poffo, tells TMZ ... the dog's ashes were spread around… READ MORE >

- 1384 days ago
Macho Man's Autopsy -- Cause of Death Not Known

Macho Man's Autopsy -- Cause of Death Not Known

The autopsy of wrestling legend Randy "Macho Man" Savage did not yield an exact cause of death ... sources tell TMZ. Sources tell us the autopsy was completed yesterday and the cause of death is… READ MORE >

- 1385 days ago
Macho Man Randy Savage Dies In Car Accident

Macho Man Randy Savage Dies In Car Accident

Macho Man Randy Savage -- one of the greatest wrestlers of all-time -- died today in a car accident in Seminole, Florida ... TMZ has learned. TMZ spoke with Randy's brother, Lanny Poffo, who tells… READ MORE >

- 1387 days ago
Randy 'Macho Man' Savage -- Autopsy Set

Randy 'Macho Man' Savage -- Autopsy Set

An autopsy will be performed on the body of wrestling great Randy Macho Man Savage tomorrow ... TMZ has learned. Officials tell TMZ ... later today, Randy's remains will be transported to the… READ MORE >

- 1387 days ago
Slim Jim -- Macho Man Snapped Into Our Hearts

Slim Jim -- Macho Man Snapped Into Our Hearts

The people at Slim Jim are "saddened" by the loss of their most famous spokesperson, Randy "Macho Man" Savage ... and have issued a statement to TMZ honoring his memory. A rep for the snack tells… READ MORE >

- 1387 days ago
WWE -- Randy Savage Will Be 'Greatly Missed'

WWE -- Randy Savage Will Be 'Greatly Missed'

Vince McMahon has released a statement on the death of Randy "Macho Man" Savage ... calling him one of the "greatest Superstars of his time."The WWE statement reads, "WWE is saddened to learn of… READ MORE >

- 1387 days ago
Macho Man's Car Accident -- The WRECKAGE Video

Macho Man's Car Accident -- The WRECKAGE Video

TMZ has obtained footage of Macho Man Randy Savage's car -- after it slammed into a tree this morning in Florida.As we previously reported, Macho Man suffered a heart attack while he was behind… READ MORE >

- 1387 days ago
Hulk Hogan -- We Had Finally Started to Talk Again ...

Hulk Hogan -- We Had Finally Started to Talk Again ...

Hulk Hogan says he's "completely devastated" by the death of Randy "Macho Man" Savage -- saying they just rekindled their friendship after not talking to each other for nearly ten years. Hulk just… READ MORE >

- 1387 days ago
The Rock -- Macho Man Was a 'Childhood Inspiration'

The Rock -- Macho Man Was a 'Childhood Inspiration'

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is paying tribute to his fallen friend Macho Man Randy Savage ... saying, the wrestling legend was one of his "childhood inspirations."The Rock just went to his Twitter… READ MORE >

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