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One of his trademarks is a series of divot-like scars on his head that he has due to excessive use of blading during his career. The scars are so deep that, according to Mick Foley, he is able to put gambling chips into them.
Canadian–American professional and amateur wrestler who worked for several promotions including Stampede Wrestling, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), where he wrestled under both his own name, and ring name The Blue Blazer.
A member of the Hart wrestling family, he was born in Calgary, Alberta, the youngest of 12 children of Stampede Wrestling promoters Stu and Helen Hart. Among other accolades, Owen was a one-time USWA Unified World Heavyweight Champion, a two-time WWF Intercontinental Champion, a one-time WWF European Champion, and a four-time WWF World Tag Team Champion, as well as the 1994 WWF King of the Ring. He headlined multiple pay-per-view events for the WWF, and was widely regarded as one of the company's best in-ring performers.
This popular duo came together primarily because they were in the same place at the same time, meaning both were wrestling out of the Minneapolis, Minnesota which was the headquarters of the American Wrestling Association.
Held undisputed World's Wrestling Championship on 4 occasions.
He perfected the body scissors hold.
Rise of the popularity of women's wrestling has been attributed to Mildred Burke throughout history!