The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

Suggest Edits
 Anthony Durante

Photo added by Anthony S

Anthony Durante

  • Birth 25 Jul 1967 Hammonton, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA
  • Death 25 Sep 2003 Westerly, Washington County, Rhode Island, USA
  • Burial Hammonton, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA
  • Memorial ID 7936624

Professional Wrestler. Durante who was born in Pennsylvania in 1967 appeared as 'Pitbull #2' of the Wrestling Tag Team 'The Pitbulls' alongside his friend Gary Wolfe, who was known as 'Pitbull #1 that was popular in the 1990s. At 6'2' and 225lbs Durante along with Gary Wolfe joined the Extreme Wrestling Championships (ECW) and fought from 1994 to 1997. In September 1995 'The Pitbulls' won the Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) World Tag Team Titles from Raven and Steven Richards in one of the greatest matches in Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) history. In 1996 Durante won the Extreme Championship (ECW) Television Titles beating wrestler Steve 'The Franchise' Douglas. In 1998 Durante received a tryout from the World Wrestling Federation Entertainment (WWFE) but did not make the cut. Some of Durante's fights include "ECW November to Remember" (1997), "ECW Barely Legal" (1997), "ECW: The Three Way Dance" (1995),"ECW Return of the Funker" (1995),"ECW Double Tables" (1995), "ECW Hardcore Heaven" (1994),"ECW Heatwave" (1994), and "ECW November to Remember" (1994). Durante was found dead in Westerly, Rhode Island, on September 25, 2003, along with his girlfriend, from a possible drug overdose. He was 36 years old.





How famous was Anthony Durante?

Current rating:

30 votes

to cast your vote.

  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 30 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7936624
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Anthony Durante (25 Jul 1967–25 Sep 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7936624, citing Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Hammonton, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .