John Laurinaitis



Height: 6'3"

Weight: 250 lbs

Real Name: John Laurinaitis

DOB: 7/31/1962

Hometown: San Bernardino, California

Other Names: Johnny Ace(WWF), John Laurinaitis(WWE)

Wrestler Since: 1986

Finishing Maneuver: Ace Crusher, Johnny Spike

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #146(2000), #108(1999), #106(1998), #77(1997), #153(1996), #108(1995), #116(1994), #478(1993), #295(1992), #195(1991)

Other Related Websites:
John Laurinaitis - Cagematch Bio
Johnny Ace - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Johnny Ace - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (36 - 55, 1 DCO, 1 Draw)
- AJPW Bruiser Brody Memorial (August 29, '88) = Johnny Ace & Jimmy Snuka beat Shinichi Nakano & Tiger Mask.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '88 (November/December) = Ace & Danny Spivey competed in the league, which was won by Terry Gordy & Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 16, '88) = Ace & Dan Spivey won over Tommy Rich & Dick Slater.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 8, '89) = Ace & the Terminator fell to Samson Fuyuki & Toshiaki Kawada.
- NWA WrestleWar '89 (May 7) = The Dynamic Dudes (Ace & Shane Douglas) defeated the Samoan Swat Team.
- NWA World Tag-Team Titles Tournament (May/June '89) = The Dynamic Dudes beat Rip Morgan & Jack Victory to advance to the semi-finals at Clash of the Champions VII.
- NWA Clash of the Champions VII (June 14, '89) = The Dynamic Dudes fell to the Freebirds (Jimmy Garvin & Michael Hayes) in the semi-finals of the NWA World Tag-Team Titles Tournament. The Freebirds went on to win the tournament.
- NWA Great American Bash '89 (July 23) = The Dynamic Dudes were beaten by the Skyscrapers.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 2, '89) = Ace pinned Kenta Kobashi.
- NWA Halloween Havoc '89 (October 28) = The Dynamic Dudes lost to the NWA World Tag-Team Champs, the Freebirds (Jimmy Garvin & Michael Hayes).
- NWA Clash of the Champions IX (November 15, '89) = The Dynamic Dudes were beaten by the Midnight Express (Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane).
- NWA United States Tag-Team Titles Tournament (January/February '90) = The Dynamic Dudes took down the MOD Squad, then lost to the Freebirds. Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk won the tournament.
- NWA WrestleWar '90 (February 25) = The Dynamic Dudes fell to Buzz Sawyer & Kevin Sullivan.
- NWA Capital Combat (May 19, '90) = Ace was pinned by Mark Callous.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 1, '90) = Ace lost to Terry Gordy.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '90 (November/December) = Ace & Kenta Kobashi competed in the league, which was won by Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.
- AJPW Heavyweight Battle Royal '91 (January 2) = Ace won the Battle Royal.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '91 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Jumbo Tsuruta.
- UWF Beach Brawl '91 (June 9) = Ace fought to a Double Countout in a "Street Fight" Match against Terry Gordy.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 4, '91) = Ace was pinned by Abdullah the Butcher.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '91 (November/December) = Ace & Sonny Beach competed in the league, which was won by Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 6, '91) = Ace & Sonny Beach were beaten by Johnny Smith & the Dynamite Kid.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 4, '92) = Ace pinned Yoshinori Ogawa.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '92 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 5, '92) = Ace, Johnny Smith, & Andre the Giant lost to Terry Gordy, Richard Slinger, & Steve Williams.
- AJPW 20th Anniversary Show (October 21, '92) = Ace & Johnny Smith defeated Nigel Towers & Pete Roberts.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '92 (November/December) = Ace & Stan Hansen competed in the league, which was won by Toshiaki Kawada & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 4, '92) = Ace & Stan Hansen fought to a 30-Minute Draw with Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '93 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 29, '93) = Ace & Kendall Windham were beaten by Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.
- AJPW 21st Anniversary Show (October 23, '93) = Ace & Danny Spivey lost to Big Bubba & Steve Williams.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '93 (November/December) = Ace & Danny Spivey competed in the league, which was won by Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 3, '93) = Ace & Danny Spivey beat Doug Furnas & Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 5, '94) = Ace, Richard Slinger, & Rob Van Dam defeated Johnny Gunn, the Eagle, & the Patriot.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '94 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Toshiaki Kawada.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 16, '94) = Ace pinned Tamon Honda.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 3, '94) = Ace & Steve Williams took down Stan Hansen & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 28, '94) = Ace was beaten by Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 3, '94) = Ace, Ricky Santana, & Johnny Smith lost to Doug Furnas, the Eagle, & the Falcon.
- UWF Blackjack Brawl (September 23, '94) = Ace lost to Danny Spivey, who won the first UWF Americas Title. Ace's manager, Missy Hyatt, threw in the towel.
- AJPW 22nd Anniversary Show (October 22, '94) = Ace, Doug Furnas, & Danny Spivey defeated Jun Akiyama, Tamon Honda, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '94 (November/December) = Ace & Steve Williams competed in the league, which was won by Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 10, '94) = Ace & Stan Hansen fell to Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 4, '95) = Ace & Steve Williams lost to the AJPW World Tag-Team Champions, Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '95 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 15, '95) = Ace, Toshiaki Kawada, & Takao Omori fell to Jun Akiyama, Stan Hansen, & Kenta Kobashi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 9, '95) = Ace & the Patriot defeated Bobby Duncum Jr & Doug Furnas.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 24, '95) = Ace pinned the Patriot.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 10, '95) = Ace & Richard Slinger fell to Tamon Honda & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW 23rd Anniversary Show (October 25, '95) = Ace, Johnny Smith, & the Patriot beat Mike Anthony, Doug Furnas, & Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '95 (November/December) = Ace & the Patriot competed in the league, which was won by Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 9, '95) = Ace & the Patriot defeated Tsuyoshi Kikuchi & Yoshinori Ogawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 2, '96) = Ace & the Patriot beat Maunukea Mossman & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '96 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Akira Taue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 20, '96) = Ace, Gary Albright, & Toshiaki Kawada took down Jun Akiyama, Kenta Kobashi, & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 7, '96) = Ace & Steve Williams lost to the AJPW World Tag-Team Champs, Jun Akiyama & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 24, '96) = Ace, Johnny Smith, & Steve Williams defeated Stan Hansen, Maunukea Mossman, & the Patriot.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 5, '96) = Ace & Steve Williams won the AJPW World Tag-Team Titles, beating Jun Akiyama & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW 24th Anniversary Show (October 18, '96) = Ace, Bobby Duncum Jr, & Maunukea Mossman beat Tamon Honda, Masao Inoue, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '96 (November/December) = Ace & Steve Williams competed in the league, which was won by Toshiaki Kawada & Akira Taue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 6, '96) = Ace, Johnny Smith, & Steve Williams fell to Gary Albright, Kenta Kobashi, & the Patriot.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 1, '97) = Ace & Maunukea Mossman beat Stan Hansen & Rex King.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '97 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Toshiaki Kawada.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 19, '97) = Ace, Johnny Smith, & Steve Williams lost to Gary Albright, Stan Hansen, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 6, '97) = Ace, Kenta Kobashi, & the Patriot defeated Steve Williams, Gary Albright & LaCrosse.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 25, '97) = Ace & Kenta Kobashi lost the AJPW Tag Titles to Steve Williams & Gary Albright.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 6, '97) = Ace & Maunukea Mossman defeated Johnny Smith & Lacrosse.
- AJPW 25th Anniversary Show (October 21, '97) = Ace was pinned by Akira Taue.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '97 (November/December) = Ace & Kenta Kobashi competed in the league, which was won by Toshiaki Kawada & Akira Taue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 5, '97) = Ace, Kenta Kobashi, & Maunukea Mossman were beaten by Johnny Smith, Wolf Hawkfield & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (February 28, '98) = Ace lost to the AJPW Triple Crown Champion, Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '98 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Tokyo Dome (May 1, '98) = Ace & Kenta Kobashi won over Stan Hansen & Vader.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 12, '98) = Ace & Johnny Smith beat David Heath & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 24, '98) = Ace, Wolf Hawkfield, & Johnny Smith defeated Giant Kimala II & the Headhunters.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 11, '98) = Ace, Wolf Hawkfield, & Johnny Smith took down Tamon Honda, Jun Izumida, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW 26th Anniversary Show (October 31, '98) = Ace, Maunukea Mossman, & Johnny Smith fell to Tamon Honda, Jun Izumida, & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '98 (November/December) = Ace & Bart Gunn competed in the league, which was won by Jun Akiyama & Kenta Kobashi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 5, '98) = Ace & Bart Gunn took down Maunukea Mossman & Takao Omori.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 6, '99) = Ace, Wolf Hawkfield, & Johnny Smith defeated Gary Albright, Yoshihiro Takayama, & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW Champion Carnival '99 (March/April) = Ace competed in the league, which was won by Vader.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 16, '99) = Ace & Johnny Smith were beaten by Takao Omori & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- AJPW Giant Baba Memorial Show (May 2, '99) = Ace & the Road Warriors beat Jun Akiyama, Kenta Kobashi, & Hakushi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (June 11, '99) = Ace was pinned by Jun Akiyama.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (July 23, '99) = Ace & Bart Gunn lost the AJPW World Tag-Team Titles to Takao Omori & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 4, '99) = Ace, Mike Barton, & George Hines defeated Gary Albright, Maunukea Mossman, & Scorpio.
- AJPW 27th Anniversary Show (October 30, '99) = Ace, Mike Barton, & Maunukea Mossman fell to Stan Hansen, Jinsei Shinzaki, & Akira Taue.
- AJPW Real World Tag-Team League '99 (November/December) = Ace & Mike Barton competed in the league, which was won by Jun Akiyama & Kenta Kobashi.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 3, '99) = Ace, Mike Barton, & Wolf Hawkfield lost to Takeshi Morishima, Takao Omori, & Yoshihiro Takayama.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 15, '00) = Ace & Mike Barton defeated Jun Akiyama & Maunukea Mossman.
- AJPW World Tag-Team Titles Tournament (June 9, '00) = Ace & Mike Barton lost in the first round to the eventual winners, Toshiaki Kawada & Akira Taue.
- WWE WrestleMania XXVIII (April 1, '12) = Team Johnny (David Otunga, Mark Henry, Drew McIntyre, Jack Swagger, Dolph Ziggler, & The Miz) defeated Team Teddy (Santino Marella, Booker T, Kofi Kingston, Zack Ryder, R-Truth, & The Great Khali). Due to the win, John Laurinitis became the general manager of both Raw and Smackdown.
- WWE Over The Limit '12 (May 21) = John Laurinaitis pinned John Cena.
- WWE No Way Out '12 (June 17) = The Big Show lost a "Steel Cage" Match to John Cena. Due to the loss, Laurinaitis was fired by Vince McMahon.

Title Summary:
- ICWA Florida Heavyweight Champion (??/??/??)
- PWF (Florida) Tag-Team Champion w/ Terminator (9/20/1988 - 1/05/1989)
- PWF (Florida) Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Terminator (1/26/1989 - 3/24/1989)
- AJPW All Asia Tag-Team Champion w/ Kenta Kobashi (9/07/1990 - 4/06/1991)
- AJPW All Asia Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Kenta Kobashi (7/08/1991 - 7/18/1991)
- AJPW Unified World Tag-Team Champion w/ Steve Williams (9/05/1996 - 1/17/1997)
- AJPW Unified World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Kenta Kobashi (5/27/1997 - 7/25/1997)
- AJPW Unified World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Kenta Kobashi (10/04/1997 - 1/25/1998)
- AJPW Unified World Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Bart Gunn (6/09/1999 - 7/23/1999)
- OWF Heavyweight Champion (??/??/??)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
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