Gordon Solie - Pro Wrestler Profile

On this page, you find the full wrestling profile of Gordon Solie, with his Career History, real name, age, height and weight, the Promotions he worked for, all the Face/Heel turns, the Championship Titles he won, his Finishers, Theme Songs, Tag Teams and Stables, his appearance changes through the years, and more.

Gordon Solie (born Francis Jonard Labiak, later Jonard Pierre Sjoblom) was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on January 26, 1929.

He died on July 27, 2000 at the age of 71.

Gordon Solie was inducted in the WWE Hall of Fame in 2008.

Profile Info

Gender Male
Real Name Gordon Solie (born Francis Jonard Labiak, later Jonard Pierre Sjoblom)
Ring Names
  • Gordon Solie ( July 23, 1977 - June 6, 1995)
Born January 26, 1929
Died July 27, 2000 (aged 71)
Birth Place Minneapolis, Minnesota
Billed From
  • Minneapolis, Minnesota

Career History

  • Commentator ( July 23, 1977 - June 6, 1995)
Companies / Promotions
Promotion World Championship Wrestling WCW October 17, 1989 June 6, 1995
Promotion National Wrestling Alliance NWA July 23, 1977 February 14, 1986
Jul 1977
Jul 1977

Titles & Accomplishments

Hall of Fame
  • WWE Hall of Fame - Year 2008, Individual
Other Accomplishments
  • WCW Hall of Fame induction (class of 1995)
  • NWA Hall of Fame induction (class of 2005)
  • Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum induction (class of 2004)
  • George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame's Gordon Solie Award (2021)
  • Cauliflower Alley Club's Other honoree (1996)
  • PWI Announcer of the Year (1977)
  • PWI Editor's Award (1989)
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame induction (class of 1996)
  • WON Best Television Announcer (1981–1983)


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