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“The nature boy” is one of the widely known personalities when you will talk about wrestling. Ric Flair is one of the wrestling personalities that has been liked and hated in his 36-year career in wrestling. But, it is the legend and legacy that he has left in wrestling that has been recognized until today. It is Ric Flair that was born in Memphis, Tennessee on February 25, 1949. He started his career as a power brawling wrestler and was nearly 300 pounds. It is him though that has a charismatic personality and has a great ring endurance which made him known to the wrestling world. When you will take a look at these things that it is the one that ahs help him made his trademark.
It is in the year 1978 that Ric Flair has started to become an elite wrestler and was having a heated rivalry with Buddy Rogers. Being popularly known as “The Nature Boy” happened during this time as well. It is also here that he has started to be sporting bleached blond hair, expensive suits, elegant jewelry, and astonishing custom robes. The trademark four-legged leg lock is what Ric Flair has also created during this time.
After Crockett left the NWA that it was Ric Flair that has started the World Championship Wrestling. For him to create a promotion that he has used his world championship title. It is with this one that he has brought a number of superstars into his organization. When you will take a look at the new organization that Ric Flair has created that he has brought numerous superstars into it like Sting, Barry Windam, Lex Luger, Terry Funk, and the Steiner Brothers. Right after he had a dispute with WCW president Jim Herd that it is also the reason that he left the organization in the year 1991. It was also the time that he joined the main rival which is Vince McMahon’s WWE.
By the time that Ric Flair has joined the WWE that he immediately made a mark on it. It was in the 1992 Royal Rumble that he was able to defeat Randy Savage claiming the title. It was in the year 1993 that he returned to the WCW defeating Vader at the Starrcade 1993. In the year 1994 that he was also the one that joined Hulk Hogan of the death match. It was in the year 2001 that WWE buying to WCW but Ric Flair still maintained his popularity. It is with the upcoming new talents that WWE have that it has somehow overshadowed the career that Ric Flair has. Establishing his name as one of the legends was what Ric Flair was able to do with the career that he had in wrestling.