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Ric Flair

Richard Morgan Fliehr (born February 25, 1949) is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name Ric Flair. Also known as "The Nature Boy", Flair is one of the most well known professional wrestlers in the world. He is currently working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) Ric Flair is officially recognized by WWE, PWI and TNA as a 16-time World Heavyweight Champion (eight-time NWA Champion, six-time WCW Champion and two-time WWF Champion) although his actual tally of World Championship reigns varies by source — Flair considers himself a 21-time world champion. In World Championship Wrestling (WCW), he also had two stints as a booker— in 1989-1990 and 1994. Flair also won the 1992 Royal Rumble and was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2008. Flair was born on February 25, 1949. In his autobiography Flair claims he was born in Memphis, Tennessee. In the opening chapter of his autobiography To Be the Man, titled "Black Market Baby," he notes that his birth name is given on different documents as Fred. At the time of his adoption (arranged by the notorious Tennessee Children's Home Society, later shut down for adoption fraud), his father was completing a residency in Detroit. Shortly afterward, the family settled in Edina, Minnesota, where the young Richard Fliehr lived throughout his childhood. After grade 9, he attended Wayland Academy, a coeducational boarding school in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin, for four years (five years total in high school) during which time he participated in interscholastic wrestling, football and track.

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Ric Flair's Wife -- You're a Dirty Cheater ... This Marriage Is Over!!

Ric Flair's Wife
You're a Dirty Cheater ... This Marriage Is Over!!

Ric Flair's latest marriage has officially hit the mat -- his fourth wife has filed for legal separation ... claiming the legendary pro wrestler was as big of a cheater in their marriage as he is… READ MORE >

Chyna -- I Got Screwed By a Hulk Hogan Imposter

Chyna
I Got Screwed Over By a Hulk Hogan Imposter

Former WWE superstar Chyna is finally getting back in the ring ... taking on 9 dudes at the same time ... except it's for a porno movie. TMZ has learned ... Chyna was totally serious about… READ MORE >

- 793 days ago
Ric Flair Threatens Lawsuit -- Boozing Hasn't Damaged My Heart

Ric Flair Threatens Lawsuit
Boozing Has Not Damaged My Heart

Wrestling icon Ric Flair is FURIOUS over an article which claims the Nature Boy is suffering from a serious medical condition caused by years of hardcore boozing ... because Ric claims it's NOT… READ MORE >

- 967 days ago
Ric Flair's Tight Lips May Have Gotten Wife Off

Ric Flair's Tight Lips May Have Gotten Wife Off

Ric Flair's wife is in the clear for allegedly assaulting the wrestling legend at their home back in February -- and it might have a lot to do with the fact that Ric refused to testify against… READ MORE >

- 1376 days ago
Hulk Hogan Hits Bottom

Hulk Hogan Hits Bottom

During a wrestling match in Australia on Tuesday, a bloody Hulk Hogan uncovered Ric Flair's, er, assets.That's what you call a foul play.No word if Hulk's antics will get him banned from "Good… READ MORE >

- 1606 days ago
Hulk Hogan Bleeds Wrestling

Hulk Hogan Bleeds Wrestling

If you thought Hulk Hogan was going to lose the main event at something called the Hulkamania Tour, then OJ Simpson wants you on his next jury.In a shocking turn of events, Hogan was victorious… READ MORE >

- 1609 days ago
Wrestling Legend's Son Busted for Heroin

Wrestling Legend's Son Busted for Heroin

The 21-year-old son of wrestling legend Ric Flair was arrested in North Carolina on Sunday after Charlotte police say they found heroin in his car. Richard Fliehr was booked on felony possession… READ MORE >

- 1818 days ago
Ric Flair Misses Spandex -- Demands Tango

Ric Flair Misses Spandex -- Demands Tango

"The Nature Boy" Ric Flair was so pissed off in L.A. last night -- that he whipped out his guns, verbally bashed a celebrity and most shockingly -- busted out an impromptu song and dance?!The guy… READ MORE >

- 2017 days ago
Flair Still Stylin' & Profilin'

Flair Still Stylin' & Profilin'

A brigade of Nature Boy fans were drooling over Ric Flair and his glory days outside Madeo last night. They know it's 2008, right? See Also Ric's Face Flairs Up After Family Brawl The Nature Boy… READ MORE >

- 2019 days ago
Flairwell Coca-Cola

Flairwell Coca-Cola

After a family brawl left former WWE legend Ric Flair with a black eye and his daughter tased by police, wrestling blogs have been laying the Smackdown on TMZ.Wrestling fans are buzzing that our… READ MORE >

- 2030 days ago

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