Roddy Piper was a professional wrestler and actor. He is best known for his entrance to the ring with Scottish bagpipe music.
Roddy was nicknamed “Hot Rod” and “Rowdy” due to his Scottish heritage and his Scottish kilt costume. Roddy has 34 WWF championships under his belt. In 2005, Roddy was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame. Roddy is portrayed as being from Glasgow but he is actually from Canada. He does have distant Scottish relatives in his family tree.
Roddy is married to his wife, Kitty. He is a cancer survivor having successfully battled Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. He is a member of the Hart wrestling family.
was a famous Canadian wrestler,
who was born on
April 17, 1954. As a person born on this date, Roddy Piper is listed in our database as the 9th
most popular celebrity for the day (April 17) and the 47th most popular for the year (1954).
People born on April 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram.
Roddy Piper is the 420th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Roddy Piper's birthday, Roddy Piper is the 121st most famous Canadian and ranks 1st in famous people born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
In general, Roddy Piper ranks as the 4885th
most popular famous person, and the 91st most popular wrestler of all time.
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