Updates on ‘Superstar’ Billy Graham’s death – WWE legend dies aged 79 after being placed on life support amid tributes pour in
Superstar started out as a bodybuilder
“Superstar” Billy Graham started out as a bodybuilder and competed as a teenager before training under legendary wrestler and trainer Stu Hart.
He appeared in Hart’s promotion Stampede Wrestling on January 16, 1970 in a match against Dan Kroffat.
At first he appeared under his real name, but soon adopted the name Billy Graham – after the model of the famous evangelist of the same name.
Over time, he developed his flamboyant personality for which he became known and became a fan favorite with his entertaining interviews.