Pro Wrestler Profile - Dory Funk Jr.

Profile Info

Gender Male
Real Name Dorrance Earnest Funk
Ring Names
  • Dory Funk Jr.
  • Hoss Funk
  • The Long Tall Texan
  • The Mass Outlaw
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight
  • 250 lbs (113 kg)
Born February 3, 1941 (age 80)
Birth Place Hammond, Indiana
Billed From
  • The Double Cross Ranch

Career History

Roles
  • Wrestler ( January 10, 1963 - Present)
Companies / Promotions
Promotionfromto
Promotion All Japan Pro WrestlingAJPW October 27, 2013 November 28, 2017
Promotion All Japan Pro WrestlingAJPW February 17, 2008 March 1, 2008
Promotion National Wrestling Alliance NWA February 3, 1996 January 24, 1999
Promotion All Japan Pro WrestlingAJPW October 19, 1990 October 18, 1996
Promotion Extreme Championship WrestlingECW June 24, 1994 September 24, 1994
Promotion Smoky Mountain Wrestling SMW May 22, 1994 August 6, 1994
Promotion All Japan Pro WrestlingAJPW December 2, 1977 December 11, 1987
Promotion National Wrestling Alliance NWA May 9, 1987 September 12, 1987
Promotion World Wrestling Entertainment WWE February 10, 1986 August 30, 1986
Promotion National Wrestling Alliance NWA January 10, 1963 April 28, 1985
Promotion American Wrestling Association AWA September 28, 1984 February 24, 1985
Promotion All Japan Pro WrestlingAJPW July 11, 1973 December 18, 1975
Promotion Stampede Wrestling STAMPEDE June 6, 1969 July 15, 1971
Face / Heel Turns
Alignmentfromto
Heel
Images
Feb 1986
Feb 1986
Jan 1963
Jan 1963
Finishers
  • Cloverleaf
  • Piledriver

Titles & Accomplishments

Hall of Fame
  • WWE Hall of Fame - Year 2009, Groups, as a member of the Funks
Titles Won

National Wrestling Alliance

  • 1 NWA World Heavyweight Championship

All Japan Pro Wrestling

  • 2 NWA International Heavyweight Championship

Championship Wrestling from Florida

  • 4 NWA Florida Heavyweight Championship
  • 1 NWA Florida Tag Team Championship (with Terry Funk)
  • 2 NWA Florida Television Championship
  • 1 NWA International Heavyweight Championship
  • 2 NWA North American Tag Team Championship (Florida version) (1 with Terry Funk, 1 with David Von Erich)

Continental Wrestling Association

  • 1 CWA World Heavyweight Championship

Georgia Championship Wrestling

  • 1 NWA Georgia Tag Team Championship (with Terry Funk)

International Championship Wrestling

  • 1 ICW Heavyweight Championship

Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling

  • 2 NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Championship

NWA Hollywood Wrestling

  • 1 NWA Americas Heavyweight Championship
  • 3 NWA International Tag Team Championship (with Terry Funk)
  • 1 NWA World Tag Team Championship (Los Angeles Version) (with Terry Funk)

NWA Western States Sports

  • 1 NWA North American Heavyweight Championship (Amarillo version)
  • 2 NWA World Tag Team Championship (Texas Version) (with Terry Funk)
  • 6 NWA Western States Tag Team Championship (2 with Ricky Romero, 2 with The Super Destroyer, 1 with Ray Candy, 1 with Larry Lane)
  • 2 NWA International Tag Team Championship (with Terry Funk)
  • 2 NWA Brass Knuckles Championship (Amarillo version)

New England Wrestling Alliance

  • 1 NEWA North American Heavyweight Championship

Southwest Championship Wrestling

  • 1 SCW World Tag Team Championship (with Terry Funk)

St. Louis Wrestling Club

  • 1 NWA Missouri Heavyweight Championship

Stampede Wrestling

  • 1 NWA International Tag Team Championship (Calgary version) (with Larry Lane)

World Wrestling Council

  • 1 WWC Puerto Rico Heavyweight Championship
  • 1 WWC Universal Heavyweight Championship
  • 1 WWC World Tag Team Championship (with Terry Funk)

Other Titles

  • 1 New York Heavyweight Championship

Other Accomplishments
  • WWE Hall of Fame induction (class of 2009)
  • NWA Hall of Fame induction (class of 2006)
  • Stampede Wrestling Hall of Fame induction
  • St. Louis Wrestling Hall of Fame induction (class of 2008)
  • Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum induction (class of 2005)
  • George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame induction (class of 2011)
  • AJPW World's Strongest Tag Determination League Winner (1977, 1979, 1982 - with Terry Funk)
  • Cauliflower Alley Club's Other honoree Winner (1998)
  • PWI Match of the Year (1973 - vs. Harley Race, 24/05)
  • PWI Match of the Year (1974 - vs. Jack Brisco, 27/01)
  • PWI Lifetime Achievement (2014)
  • 9° in the PWI Years Top 100 Teams (2003 - with Terry Funk)

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