Dory Funk Jr



Height: 6'2"

Weight: 240 lbs

Real Name: Dory Ernest Funk Jr

DOB: 2/03/1941

Hometown: Amarillo, Texas

Other Names: The Masked Outlaw(MAW), Hoss Funk(WWF)

Wrestler Since: 1963

Finishing Maneuver: Spinning Toe Hold, Texas Cloverleaf

PWI 500 2006 Ranking:

Previous PWI 500 Rankings:

Official Website: http://www.dory-funk.com/

Other Related Websites:
Dory Funk Jr - Obsessed With Wrestling Bio
Dory Funk Jr - Wikipedia Bio
Dory Funk Jr - Puroresu Bio
Dory Funk Jr - Interview by genickbruch.com

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (44 - 52, 9 Draws, 2 DCOs, 1 NC)
- Vancouver Canadian Tag-Team Title Tournament (January 20, '64) = Dory Funk Jr & Sr defeated Enrique Torres & Billy Watson, the lost in the finals to Don Leo Jonathon & Kenji Shibuya.
- WCCW Turnpike Stadium (July 8, '67) = Funk fought to a Draw with Jack Brisco.
- Amarillo NWA North American Title Tournament (October 24, '68) = Funk fell to Pat O'Connor. Pat Patterson won the tournament.
- JWA Sumo Hall (November 28, '69) = Funk & Danny Hodge fought to a 60-Minute Draw with Giant Baba & Antonio Inoki.
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Title Tournament (July 3, '70) = Dory & Terry Funk lost in the first round to Homer O'Dell & Buddy Colt. Bobby Shane & the Professional won the tournament.
- WCCW Parade of Champions '72 (June 24) = Funk retained the NWA World Heavyweight Title, fighting to a 60-Minute Draw with Fritz von Erich.
- AJPW Sumo Hall (October 9, '73) = Dory & Terry Funk fought to a Draw in a "Three Falls" Match with the NWA International Tag-Team Champions, Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta.
- AJPW Open Championship '75 (December) = Funk competed in the league, which was won by Giant Baba.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 11, '75) = Funk & Jumbo Tsuruta lost to Giant Baba & the Destroyer.
- NWA Georgia Ali vs. Inoki CCTV (June 25, '76) = Funk fought to a Draw with Jack Brisco.
- AJPW World Open Tag League '77 (December) = Dory & Terry Funk won in the finals, via DQ, over Abdullah the Butcher & the Sheik.
- NWA Georgia Omni Thanksgiving Tag-Team Tournament '78 (November 23) = Dory & Terry Funk defeated Klondike Bill & Haystacks Calhoun, Tommy Rich & Rick Martel, Dusty Rhodes & Dick Slater, and Jack & Jerry Brisco to win the tournament.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '78 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk competed in the league, which was won by Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta.
- AJPW Sumo Hall (December 9, '78) = Dory & Terry Funk lost, via DQ, to Abdullah the Butcher & the Sheik.
- Amarillo NWA Western States Tag Team Title Tournament (June 14, '79) = Funk & Larry Lane won to make it to the finals, then lost to Kiyo Moto & Mr. Saito.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '79 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk won in the finals over Abdullah the Butcher & the Sheik.
- NWA Central States Tag-Team Title Tournament (February 3, '80) = Dory & Terry Funk lost in the first round to Dick Murdoch & Dusty Rhodes. Bruiser Brody & Ernie Ladd won the tournament.
- CWF United States Tag-Team Title Tournament (July 4, '80) = Dory & Terry Funk beat Jimmy Garvin & Mike Graham, the Briscos, and Bob Brazil & Bubba Douglas before losing in the finals to Bugsy McGraw & Dusty Rhodes.
- NWA/WWF World Title Unification (November 7, '80) = Funk pinned Baron von Raschke.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '80 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk lost in the finals, via Countout, to Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta.
- AJPW NWA International Tournament (April '81) = Funk defeated Tiger Toguchi, Abdullah the Butcher, and Bruiser Brody to win the tournament.
- AJPW Sumo Hall (October 9, '81) = Funk lost the NWA International Title, via DQ, to Bruiser Brody.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '81 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk lost in the finals to Bruiser Brody & Jimmy Snuka.
- NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament (February 28, '82) = Dory & Terry Funk won over Buddy Rose & Rip Oliver, then fell to Jack & Jerry Brisco. Ole Anderson & Stan Hansen won the tournament.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '82 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk won in the finals, via DQ, over Bruiser Brody & Stan Hansen.
- Toronto Night of the Champions (July 10, '83) = Funk & Jake Roberts lost to Ricky Steamboat & Jay Youngblood.
- Toronto Return of the Champions (July 24, '83) = Funk retained the NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Title, pinning Mike Rotunda.
- AJPW Sumo Hall (August 31, '83) = Dory & Terry Funk defeated Terry Gordy & Stan Hansen.
- WWC 10th Anniversary Show (September 17, '83) = Funk lost to the WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Champion, King Tonga.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '83 (November/December) = Funk & Giant Baba competed in the league, which was won by Bruiser Brody & Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Sumo Hall (December 12, '83) = Funk & Giant Baba took down Tiger Jeet Singh & Professor Ito.
- NWA World Tag Team Title Tournament (January 8, '84) = Funk & Jimmy Valiant defeated Ivan Koloff & Ernie Ladd and the Assassins before losing in the finals to Don Kernodle & Bob Orton Jr.
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Television Title Tournament (January/March '84) = Funk lost in the first round to Dick Slater. Mark Youngblood won the tournament.
- AJPW PWF Tag Team Title League (April '84) = Funk & Giant Baba competed in the league, which was won by Bruiser Brody & Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '84 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk competed in the league, which was won by Genichiro Tenryu & Jumbo Tsuruta.
- NWA/AWA Star Wars (February 24, '85) = Funk, Nick Bockwinkel, & Larry Zbyszko fought to a Draw with Jimmy Valiant & the Youngbloods. Later on, Funk & Bockwinkel competed in a "Tag-Team Battle Royal", which was won by Sgt. Slaughter.
- AJPW Sumo Hall (August 31, '85) = Dory & Terry Funk won over Riki Choshu & Yoshiaki Yatsu.
- AJPW 13th Anniversary Show (October 21, '85) = Dory, Terry Funk, & Tiger Mask won, via Countout, over Terry Gordy, Chavo Guerrero, & Billy Robinson.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '85 (November/December) = Funk & Giant Baba competed in the league, which was won by Ted DiBiase & Stan Hansen.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 12, '85) = Funk & Giant Baba fought to a Draw with Jumbo Tsuruta & Genichiro Tenryu.
- WWF Wrestlemania II (April 7, '86) = Hoss Funk & Terry Funk defeated Tito Santana & the Junkyard Dog.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #6 (May 1, '86) = Hoss Funk & Terry Funk were beaten by Hulk Hogan & the Junkyard Dog.
- WWF Sam Muchnik Tournament (August 29, '86) = Funk lost in the first round to Pedro Morales. Harley Race won the tournament.
- AJPW 14th Anniversary Show (October 21, '86) = Dory Funk & Mr. Olympia lost to Animal Hamaguchi & Yoshiaki Yatsu.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '86 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk competed in the league, which was won by Genichiro Tenryu & Jumbo Tsuruta.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 12, '86) = Dory & Terry Funk fought to a Double Countout with Riki Choshu & Yoshiaki Yatsu.
- WWC Gillette Cup Tournament '87 (February 28) = Funk competed in the tournament (unknown results).
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 31) = Funk lost a "Texas Death" Match to Kevin Sullivan.
- WWC 14th Anniversary Show (September 20, '87) = Dory & Terry Funk lost, via DQ, to the Road Warriors.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '87 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk competed in the league, which was won by Jumbo Tsuruta & Yoshiaki Yatsu.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 11, '87) = Dory & Terry Funk took down the Youngbloods.
- WWC Gillette Cup Tournament '88 (February 27) = Funk defeated Bruiser Brody, then fell to the eventual winner, Carlos Colon.
- AJPW International Bash (February 2, '89) = Dory & Terry Funk beat Doug Somers & Gary Young.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '90 (November/December) = Dory & Terry Funk competed in the league, which was won by Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 9, '90) = Dory & Terry Funk defeated Abdullah the Butcher & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (April 18, '91) = Funk & Doug Furnas beat Cactus Jack & Texas Terminator Hoss.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '91 (November/December) = Funk & Al Perez competed in the league, which was won by Terry Gordy & Steve Williams.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 16, '91) = Funk & Al Perez took down Doug Furnas & Dan Kroffat.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 4, '92) = Funk, Giant Baba, & Andre the Giant won over Toshiaki Kawada, Kenta Kobashi, & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi.
- AJPW 20th Anniversary Show (October 21, '92) = Funk, Giant Baba, & Stan Hansen fell to Jumbo Tsuruta, Terry Gordy, & Andre the Giant.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '92 (November/December) = Funk & Tsuyoshi Kikuchi competed in the league, which was won by Toshiaki Kawada & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 4, '92) = Funk & Takao Omori beat Yoshinori Ogawa & Mighty Inoue.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (February 28, '93) = Funk defeated Kurt Beyer.
- WCW Slamboree '93 (May 23) = Funk fought to a 15-Minute Draw with Nick Bockwinkel.
- AJPW 21st Anniversary Show (October 23, '93) = Funk & Tamon Honda took down Joel Deaton & Kendall Windham.
- Amarillo Funk Free-For-All (October 28, '93) = Funk & Dick Murdoch won over the Heavenly Bodies.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 3, '93) = Funk, the Eagle, & the Patriot were beaten by Abdullah the Butcher, Tracey Smothers, & Giant Kimala II.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 5, '94) = Funk & Masao Inoue fell to Barry Horowitz & Al Perez.
- ECW Hostile City Showdown '94 (June 24) = Dory & Terry Funk fought to a No-Contest with the ECW Tag Champs, the Public Enemy.
- ECW Heat Wave '94 (July 16) = Dory & Terry Funk lost a "No Rope Barbed Wire" Match to the Public Enemy.
- SMW Night of Legends (August 5, '94) = Dory, Terry Funk, & Bruiser Bedlam lost a "Coward Waves The Flag" Match to Bob Armstrong, Tracey Smothers, & Road Warrior Hawk.
- SMW Fire On The Mountain '94 (August 6) = Dory, Terry Funk, & Bruiser Bedlam lost a "Texas Death" Match to Bob Armstrong, Tracey Smothers, & Road Warrior Hawk.
- AJPW 22nd Anniversary Show (October 22, '94) = Funk, Giant Baba, & Jumbo Tsuruta defeated Johnny Smith, Tom Zenk, & the Eagle.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '94 (November/December) = Funk & Johnny Smith competed in the league, which was won by Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 4, '95) = Funk & Satoru Asako lost to the Eagle & the Falcon.
- AJPW 23rd Anniversary Show (October 25, '95) = Funk & Mighty Inoue were beaten by Abdullah the Butcher & Kimala II.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '95 (November/December) = Funk & Masa Fuchi competed in the league, which was won by Kenta Kobashi & Mitsu Misawa.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (December 9, '95) = Funk, Giant Baba, & Stan Hansen won over Jun Akiyama, Ryukaku Izumida, & Takao Omori.
- Calgary Stampede Stu Hart Tribute Show (December 15, '95) = Dory & Terry Funk lost, via DQ, to Bruce Hart & Brian Pillman.
- WWF Royal Rumble '96 (January 21) = Funk competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Shawn Michaels.
- NWA 1st Annual Eddie Gilbert Memorial Brawl (February 3, '96) = Funk fought to a 20-Minute Draw with Tommy Gilbert.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (March 2, '96) = Funk, Rusher Kimura, & Jumbo Tsuruta defeated Ryukaku Izumida, Mighty Inoue, & Masa Fuchi.
- AJPW 24th Anniversary Show (October 18, '96) = Funk, Giant Baba, & Akira Taue beat Jun Akiyama, Mitsu Misawa, & Jumbo Tsuruta.
- NWA 2nd Annual Eddie Gilbert Memorial Brawl (April 12, '97) = Funk fought to a Double Countout with the NWA World Heavyweight Champion, Dan Severn.
- WCW 2nd Annual Ilio DiPaolo Memorial (June 6, '97) = Funk & Greg Valentine lost, via DQ, to Gino Brito & Tony Parisi.
- Amarillo 50 Years of Funk (September 11, '97) = Funk pinned Rob Van Dam.
- NWA 3rd Annual Eddie Gilbert Memorial Brawl (February 28, '98) = Funk & Buddy Landell fell to Doug & Tommy Gilbert.
- FMW 10th Anniversary Show (November 23, '99) = Dory & Terry Funk defeated Yoshinori Sasaki & Naohiko Yamazaki.
- NJPW Tokyo Dome (October 8, '01) = Dory & Terry Funk were taken down by Bob Backlund & Tatsumi Fujinami.
- NWA-TNA PPV (Show #22, November 27, '02) = In a dark match, Funk & Adam Winsor won over Blackout.
- Wrestle Reunion I (January 29, '05) = Dory & Terry Funk lost, via DQ, to the NWA World Tag-Team Champions, America's Most Wanted.
- Wrestle Reunion II (August 27, '05) = Dory & Terry Funk & Cactus Jack were beaten by the Midnight Express.
- Wrestle-1 Tokyo Dome (October 2, '05) = Funk & Katsuhiko Nakajima fell to Abdullah the Butcher & Giant Kimala.
- World Wrestling Legends (March 5, '06) = Funk & Mike Graham took down Tully Blanchard & David Flair.
- WWE Wrestlemania XXV (April 5, '09) = Dory Funk Jr was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.

Title Summary:
- NWA (Amarillo) North American Heavyweight Champion (2/11/65 - ??)
- NWA (Amarillo) Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (8/01/68 - 9/26/68)
- NWA (Amarillo) Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Terry Funk (10/17/68 - 12/12/68)
- NWA World Heavyweight Champion (2/11/69 - 3/24/73)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (3/30/71 - 4/13/71)
- JWA/NWA International Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (12/07/71 - 5/19/72)
- JWA/NWA International Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Terry Funk (5/26/73 - 8/26/73)
- JWA/NWA International Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Terry Funk (10/73 - 2/05/75)
- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag-Team Champion w/ Ricky Romero (3/74 - 9/09/74)
- NWA Missouri Heavyweight Champion (5/24/74 - 2/21/75)
- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Ricky Romero (11/74 - 7/75)
- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Ray Candy (9/75 - 75)
- NWA (Amarillo) International Heavyweight Champion (2/76 - 3/76)
- NWA (Amarillo) Brass Knuckles Champion (9/03/76 - 9/09/76)
- NWA (Amarillo) Brass Knuckles Champion(2) (9/76 - 9/30/76)
- NWA Americas Heavyweight Champion (1/14/77 - 2/04/77)
- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Super Destroyer (2/77 - 4/77)
- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Super Destroyer (5/77 - 7/77)
- NWA (Amarillo) International Heavyweight Champion(2) (9/01/77 - ??)
- NWA (Amarillo) Western States Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Larry Lane (2/02/78 - 78)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (11/23/78 - 1/01/79)
- WWC World Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (4/06/79 - 11/24/79)
- NWA (Amarillo) International Heavyweight Champion(3) (4/79 - 5/07/79)
- Calgary Stampede International Tag-Team Champion w/ Larry Lane (7/06/79 - 7/07/79)
- WWC World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Terry Funk (12/22/79 - 5/01/82)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (2/80 - 80)
- SCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (8/80 - 5/81)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion (11/04/80 - 1/12/81)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion(2) (4/08/81 - 7/81)
- CWA World Heavyweight Champion (4/81 - ??)
- AJPW/NWA International Heavyweight Champion(4) (4/30/81 - 81)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion(3) (8/81 - 10/81)
- NWA Florida Television Champion (8/81 - 81)
- NWA North American Tag-Team Champion w/ Terry Funk (1/09/82 - 1/16/82)
- AJPW/NWA International Heavyweight Champion(5) (81 - 10/09/81)
- AJPW/NWA International Heavyweight Champion(6) (11/01/81 - 4/21/82)
- NWA North American Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ David von Erich (3/82 - 4/11/82)
- NWA Florida Television Champion(2) (82)
- WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Champion (8/14/82 - 10/16/82)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion (1/23/83 - 8/05/83)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion(2) (5/12/84 - 6/27/84)
- WWC Universal Heavyweight Champion (2/27/85 - 5/18/85)
- ICW Heavyweight Champion (??/??/??)
- IWS Florida Heavyweight Champion (??/??/??)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion(4) (11/07/97 - ??)
- NWA North Florida Heavyweight Champion (1/18/04 - ??)
- NWA South Georgia Heavyweight Champion (9/18/04 - ??)
- PWW1 Southern Heavyweight Champion (9/18/04 - 12/11/04)
- !Bang! Tag-Team Champion w/ Osamu Nishimura (5/26/25 - ??)
- !Bang! Television Tag-Team Champion w/ Johnny Magnum (?? - 7/31/05)
- !Bang! Television Champion (10/29/05 - ??)

PWI Achievement Awards: (2 wins, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1973 Match of the Year (Funk Jr vs. Harley Race)
- 1974 Match of the Year (Funk Jr vs. Jack Brisco)