'Mean' Gene Okerlund has died, WWE says
The world of wrestling has lost another great.
WWE announced that Hall of Famer "Mean" Gene Okerlund has died at the age of 76.
Okerlund rose to fame by interviewing prominent wrestlers over the decades.
WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Gene Okerlund, the most recognizable interviewer in sports-entertainment history, has passed away at age 76. https://t.co/DyPiEiVLoV— WWE (@WWE) January 2, 2019
WWE issued a statement that it extends its condolences to Okerlund’s family, friends and fans.
Click here to read more about his career.
Copyright 2019 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.