The Grand Wizard - Pro Wrestler Profile

On this page, you find the full wrestling profile of The Grand Wizard, 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.

Irwin Roth was born in Canton, Ohio on August 30, 1926.

He died on October 12, 1983 at the age of 57.

The Grand Wizard was inducted in the WWE Hall of Fame in 1995.

Profile Info

  • Gender Male
  • Real Name Irwin Roth
  • Ring Names
    • The Grand Wizard ( January 1, 1971 - October 12, 1983)
    • Abdullah Farouk ( January 1, 1963 - December 8, 1974)
    • J. Wellington Radcliffe ( January 1, 1961 - December 31, 1962)
    • Mr. Clean ( January 1, 1961 - December 31, 1962)
  • Born August 30, 1926
  • Died October 12, 1983 (aged 57)
  • Nationality Nationality: United StatesUnited States
  • Birth Place Canton, Ohio
  • Billed From
    • Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Height 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)
  • Weight
    • 130 lbs (59 kg)
  • Nicknames The Weasel

Career History

  • Roles
    • Manager ( January 1, 1961 - October 12, 1983)
    • Part Time Wrestler ( August 31, 1968 - December 8, 1974)
  • Companies / Promotions
    Promotionfromto
    Promotion World Wrestling EntertainmentWWWF January 1, 1971 October 12, 1983
  • Face / Heel Turns
    Alignmentfromto
    Heel January 1, 1963 October 12, 1983
  • Images
    Jan 1971
    Jan 1971

Titles & Accomplishments

  • Halls of Fame
    • WWE Hall of Fame - Year 1995, Individual
  • Titles Won

     

  • Other Accomplishments
    • Professional Wrestling Online Museum and Hall of Fame induction (class of 2000)
    • PWI Editors' Award (1983)
    • PWI Manager of the Year (1973, 1977)

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The Grand Wizard Game Appearances

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