Popular in the super heavyweight main event scene, also well known for being one of the most recognizable voices of the WWF; signature finishing move was the airplane spin.
He was second in the 1959 NCAA wrestling championships while playing at Ithaca College, which led to his being discovered by promoter Pedro Martinez.
In one of WWF’s iconic moments, he sparred with Muhammad Ali in a spur-of-the-moment fight.
He was married to Maureen Marella until his death, and he had three children with her: Joey, Sharon, and Valerie.
During his career he was good friends with WWF/WWE founder Vince McMahon.
Gorilla Monsoon Age
How old is Gorilla Monsoon? He was born in 1937, he was 86 years old at the time of his death.
Gorilla Monsoon Height & Weight
How tall was Gorilla Monsoon? He stood 6 feet 7 inches (201 cm) tall.
No weight data is available right now.
Gorilla Monsoon Wiki
|86 years old
|June 4, 1937
|New York City, NY
|Date of Death
|October 6, 1999
|approx. 6 ft 7 in (201 cm)