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Frank Tunney, Sr
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Birth: 1913, Canada
Death: 1983, Hong Kong

Longtime pro wrestling promoter at Toronto Maple Leaf Gardens for over 50 years. With the help of son Ed and nephew Jack, Frank bought many of wrestling greats to the area, like Whipper Watson, Gene Kiniski, Lou Thesz and The Sheik. Frank passed away during a flight to Hong Kong at age 70 while trying to contract new stars from Asia to Ontario. For a time Frank served as vice president of the WWWF yet held membership in the NWA and AWA as well. Following Frank`s death Jack took over only to sell the territory to Vince McMahon Jr.`s WWF (later called WWE). 
 
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Created by: Kevin Hobbs
Record added: Dec 03, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 10030873
Frank Tunney, Sr
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Rest in Heavenly peace.
- William Neill
 Added: Nov. 16, 2014

- David Eastburn
 Added: May. 23, 2011

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Feb. 28, 2008
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