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Who has died in pro wrestling since 2000?


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May 16, 2008 11:19PM

Rodney "Yokozuna" Anoia- October 22, 2000 of a heart attack. He was almost 600 pounds at his time of death. The British Bulldog- May 17, 2002 of a heart attack "The Sheik" Ed Farahat- January 18, 2003 of natural causes "Mr. Perfect" Curt Hennig- February 10, 2003 in Tampa, Florida "Miss Elizabeth" Elizabeth Huelette- May 1, 2003 at Lex Luger's home of a drug overdose "Classie" Freddie Blassie- June 2, 2003 of natural causes Stu Hart- October 16, 2003 after a lengthy battle with pneumonia "Road Warrior Hawk" Michael Hegstrand- October 19, 2003 of a heart attack "Crash Holly" Michael Lockwood- November 6, 2003 at home of Steven Richards Lockwood was found in a pool of his own blood and vomit. With choking ruled as the possible COD it is believed Lockwood overdosed on over 90 Carisoprodol pills after an empty bottle was found by police. Jerry Tuite "Malice/The Wall"- December 5, 2003 found in Japan hotel room by fellow wrestlers Nosawa and La Parka died of a sudden heart attack. "Hercules Hernandez" Raymond Fernandez- March 6, 2004 died in Tampa Florida home as a result of a heart attack. Ray "Big Bossman" Taylor- September 22, 2004 died in home of a massive heart attack/ Chris Candido- April 28, 2005 died of A blood clot that is believed to have been caused by Candido standing too much, participating in a TNA event the next day after having surgery on his led to repair a broken leg that saw pins and screws placed in his leg. Lord Alfred Hayes- July 21, 2005 died after suffering a series of strokes earlier in the month at a nursing home he lived at in Dallas, Texas Eddie Guerrero- November 13, 2005 was found dead in his hotel room in Minneapolis, where he was scheduled to appear for tapings for both Raw and Smackdown. He was found with a toothbrush in his mouth near the bathroom area. Cause of death is ruled as a heart failure.