Buddy Roberts



Height: 5'10"

Weight: 225 lbs

Real Name: Dale Hey

DOB: 5/16/1945

Hometown: Vancouver, British Columbia

Other Names: Dale Valentine, Buddy Jack Roberts

Wrestler Since: 1965

Finishing Maneuver: Spinning Neckbreaker

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #122(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Fabulous Freebirds - Rollercoaster Bio
Buddy Roberts - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Buddy Roberts - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (14 - 20)
- NJPW Sumo Hall (October 9, '75) = The Hollywood Blonds (Roberts & Jerry Brown) fell to Strong Kobayashi & Seiji Sakaguchi.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (August 2, '80) = The Fabulous Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) lost a "Double Bullrope" Match to Dusty Rhodes & Buck Robley.
- Georgia Omni Thanksgiving Tag Team Tournament (November 27, '80) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) beat Jack & Jerry Brisco, Steve Keirn & Terry Taylor, and Robert Fuller & Stan Frazier to win the tournament and the Georgia National Tag-Team Titles.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (November 25, '82) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) lost to the Mid-South Tag-Team Champs, Matt Borne & Ted DiBiase.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (April 16, '83) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) lost to David & Kerry von Erich.
- WCCW Independence Day Star Wars (July 4, '83) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) lost a "Three Falls" Match to the Von Erichs (David, Kerry, & Kevin).
- WCCW Labor Day Star Wars (September 5, '83) = Roberts fell to Iceman Parsons. Later on, the Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) retained the WCCW 6-Man Tag Titles, defeating the Von Erichs (David, Kerry, & Kevin).
- WCCW Thanksgiving Star Wars '83 (November 24) = Roberts fell to the Missing Link.
- WCCW Christmas Star Wars (December 25, '83) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) lost a "No Disqualification Loser Leaves Town" Match to the Von Erichs (Kevin & Mike).
- WCCW 1st Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions (May 6, '84) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) lost the WCCW 6-Man Tag-Team Titles to the Von Erichs (Fritz, Kevin, & Mike).
- WCCW Independence Day Star Wars (July 4, '84) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) won the WCCW 6-Man Tag Titles, beating the Von Erichs (Kerry, Kevin, & Mike).
- WCCW Labor Day Star Wars (September 3, '84) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) lost a "Handicap Steel Cage Loser Leaves Town Elimination" Match to the Von Erichs (Kerry & Kevin).
- WCCW Christmas Star Wars (December 25, '84) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) & Chic Donovan won a "Loser Leaves Town Elimination" Match over Skandar Akbar, The Missing Link, & Mr. X. Gordy, as the sole 'survivor', was the only one who didn't have to leave town.
- WCCW January Star Wars (January 28, '85) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) fell to Chris Adams, Gino Hernandez, & Jake Roberts.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (March 30, '85) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) lost a "Four Corners" Match to the Rock-n-Roll Express. The Dirty White Boys and the Road Warriors were the other participants.
- WCCW 2nd Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions (May 5, '85) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) & the Von Erichs (Kerry, Kevin, & Mike) won a "2-Ring Five Falls" Match over Chris Adams, Gino Hernandez, Rip Oliver, Steve Williams, Kamala, & the One Man Gang.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (June 1, '85) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Michael Hayes) beat Brad Armstrong & Brickhouse Brown.
- AWA SuperClash (September 28, '85) = Roberts lost to the IWA Champion, Mil Mascaras.
- WCCW Christmas Star Wars (December 25, '85) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) won over Dave Peterson & Mark Youngblood. Later on, the Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) were beaten by the Von Erichs (Kerry, Kevin, & Lance).
- WCCW January Star Wars (January 26, '86) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) retained the WCCW 6-Man Tag Titles, but lost, via DQ, to Bruiser Brody, Kerry von Erich, & Lance von Erich.
- WCCW 3rd Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions (May 4, '86) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) lost the WCCW 6-Man Tag Titles, losing a "Lumberjacks With Straps Elimination" Match to Steve Simpson, Kerry & Lance von Erich.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (June 14, '86) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Terry Gordy) beat the Bladerunners.
- UWF Tag-Team Title Tournament (February 7, '87) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Michael Hayes) lost in the first round to Chris Adams & Iceman King Parsons. Adams & Terry Taylor (a substitute) won the tournament.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (April 11, '87) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Michael Hayes) won a "Coal Miner's Glove" Match over Chavo Guerrero & the Missing Link. Later that night, the Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) took down Bill Irwin, the Angel of Death, & the Viking.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 4) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) took down Manny Fernandez, Paul Jones, & Ivan Koloff.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 18) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Michael Hayes) lost to the NWA United States Tag-Team Champs, the Midnight Express.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (August 1, '87) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Michael Hayes) won a "Steel Cage First Blood Elimination" Match over Bubba Rogers, Black Bart, & the Terminator.
- WWC 14th Anniversary Show (September 20, '87) = The Freebirds (Roberts & Iceman King Parsons) lost, via DQ, to the Fantastics.
- WCCW Christmas Star Wars '87 (December 25) = The Freebirds (Roberts, Terry Gordy, & Iceman King Parsons) lost a "Steel Cage" Match to Chris Adams, Steve Simpson, & Kerry von Erich, who won the vacated WCCW Six-Man Tag-Team Titles.

Title Summary:
- NWA (Tri-State) United States Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Brown (5/08/70 - 5/27/70)
- NWA (Tri-State) United States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Brown (5/29/70 - 1/71)
- NWA (Tri-State) United States Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Jerry Brown (2/20/73 - 73)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Brown (3/74 - 10/74)
- NWA Americas Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Brown (12/06/74 - 1/17/75)
- NWA Americas Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Brown (2/75 - 2/28/75)
- NWA Americas Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Jerry Brown (3/22/75 - 6/13/75)
- NWA Americas Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Jerry Brown (7/25/75 - 8/08/75)
- NWA North American Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Brown (9/22/75 - 10/02/75)
- NWA (Tri-State) United States Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Jerry Brown (3/18/76 - 3/29/76)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Brown (10/76 - 76)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Brown (1/17/77 - 4/10/77)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Brown (9/77 - 77)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion (3/24/78 - 5/28/78)
- SCW Southwest Television Champion (12/78 - 1/10/79)
- SCW Southwest Television Champion(2) (1/11/79 - 1/12/79)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight (formerly Television) Champion(3) (6/79 - 79)
- Mid-South Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Gordy (6/09/80 - 9/80)
- NWA (WCCW) Six-Man Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes (12/25/82 - 7/04/83)
- NWA (WCCW) Six-Man Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes (8/12/83 - 12/02/83)
- NWA (WCCW) Six-Man Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes (1/84 - 5/06/84)
- NWA (WCCW) Six-Man Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes (7/04/84 - 9/03/84)
- NWA (WCCW) Six-Man Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes (1/03/86 - 5/04/86)
- NWA (WCCW) Television Champion (1/06/86 - 3/24/86)
- UWF World Television Champion (9/28/86 - 11/09/86)
- NWA (WCCW) Six-Man Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Terry Gordy & Iceman Parsons (1/04/88 - 7/08/88)
- SPW Arkansas Heavyweight Champion (??/??/??)

PWI Achievement Awards: (0 wins, 0 1st RUs, 2 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1982 Tag-Team of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (Freebirds)
- 1983 Tag-Team of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (Freebirds)