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Verne Gagne

Verne Gagne

Laverne Clarence "Verne" Gagne, is a retired American professional wrestler, football player, and professional wrestling trainer and promoter. He was the former owner/promoter of the American Wrestling Association, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, which was the predominant promotion throughout the Midwest and Manitoba for many years. He remained in this position until 1991, when the company folded. Gagne is a 16-time World Heavyweight Champion, having held the AWA World Heavyweight Championship 10-times, the World Heavyweight Championship 5-times, and the IWA World Heavyweight Championship once. Gagne holds the record for the most combined days as a world champion and is ... more on Wikipedia

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