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Wahoo McDaniel
Birth: Jun. 19, 1938
Death: Apr. 16, 2002

Former pro football player who became one of wrestling's most flamboyant figures. He was a standout linebacker at the University of Oklahoma and played professionally for eight years. Capitalizing on his stardom from the gridiron, he became one of the country's most popular and beloved wrestlers. Fiercely proud of his Chickasaw Indian heritage, he always entered the ring with his trademark feather headdress. (bio by: Ron Moody) 

Cause of death: Kidney failure/diabetes
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Plot: Ashes scattered in a lake in Del Rio, Texas
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Ron Moody
Record added: Jun 18, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6522480
Wahoo McDaniel
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Wahoo McDaniel
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Wahoo McDaniel
Added by: Ron Moody
 
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Loved you as a player and a wrestler. Rest in peace Chief and may God richly bless you.
- Jeffrey Maksymowski
 Added: Apr. 14, 2014

- wonderer
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014

- gecko
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014
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