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Rich Tate
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From John Cannon:

When sitting around discussing the legendary Von Erich family, you can’t help but find the words what if from falling into the conversation. With such a vast amount of talent and promise, the Von Erich boys – Kevin, David, Kerry, Mike, and Chris – all found stardom in Texas-based World Class Championship Wrestling – and to some degree, other US territories and abroad – until the untimely death of David, the tragic suicides of Mike, Chris, and Kerry, and the 1995 retirement of Kevin.

With his star on the rise in 1983, perhaps no other Von Erich garners more what could have been discussion than David. While Mike and Chris suffered from physical and health limitations that kept them from progressing to the top, and Kerry and Kevin seeing the apex of their wrestling careers, it has been said that David was being groomed for championship greatness just prior to his death on February 10, 1984.

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Thank you for posting the story's from your website. I have been enjoying them.
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I enjoy these as well. I look forward to these posts. Lots of great info.
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