WWE Hall Of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper Is Dead

“Rowdy” Roddy Piper is dead at the age of 61 according to a TMZ report. Born Roderick George Toombs, Piper joined the WWE in 1984 after getting his start with the NWA in the late 1970s.

Piper and Hogan met in landmark matchups including MTV’s “The War to Settle the Score” and the first WrestleMania, where Piper and “Mr. Wonderful” Paul Orndorff took on Hogan and Mr. T.