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About Big Van Vader
Big Van Vader was the ring name of the late wrestler Leon Allen White. He initially had stints as an American football player. However, after he ruptured his patella during his first season in the NFL he was forced to retire from the profession in 1979.He played for the Los Angeles Rams.
In the mid-1980s, he made his professional wrestling debut through the American Wrestling Association. During his active years as a wrestler, he also featured for the World Wrestling Federation, New Japan Pro-Wrestling, All Japan Pro-Wrestling and World Championship Wrestling.
He was raised in Compton, California, alongside a sister. He was the father of wrestler Jesse White. He was married to Grace Connelly from 1979 to 2007.
Vader held the Heavyweight Championships of the WCW (World division) and IWGP thrice each. In 1996, he became an inductee of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame.
At 63 years old, he died from pneumonia on June 18, 2018.
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F.A.Q. about Big Van Vader
When is his birthday?
Big Van Vader's birthday is on May 14, 1955.
In how many days is his birthday?
Big Van Vader's birthday is in 351 days
How old was Big Van Vader when he died?
He was 63 years old.
When did he die?
He died in June 18, 2018.
How old would he be today?
Big Van Vader would be 67 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Big Van Vader from?
He was born in Lynwood, California, U.S..
Big Van Vader's Popularity
Big Van Vader was a famous American wrestler, who was born on May 14, 1955. As a person born on this date, Big Van Vader is listed in our database as the 37th most popular celebrity for the day (May 14) and the 50th most popular for the year (1955).
People born on May 14 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Big Van Vader is the 885th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Big Van Vader's birthday, Big Van Vader is the 6338th most famous American and ranks 3rd in famous people born in Lynwood, California, U.S.
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