Eddie Graham



Height: 5'11"

Weight: 215 lbs

Real Name: Edward Gossett

DOB: 1/15/1930

DOD: 1/21/1985

Hometown: Chattanooga, Tennessee

Other Names: Eddie Gossett, Roy Rogers, Rip Rogers

Wrestler Since: 1947

Finishing Maneuver: Atomic Kneedrop

Other Related Websites:
Eddie Graham - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Eddie Graham - Wikipedia Bio
Eddie Graham - Wrestling-Titles.com Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (2 - 2, 2 Draws, 1 NC)
- Chicago Comiskey Park (July 29, '60) = Eddie Graham fought to a No-Contest with Sweet Daddy Siki.
- NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament (September 7, '61) = Graham & Ike Eakins beat the Mighty Yankees, then fell in the finals to Karl & Kurt von Brauner.
- NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament (September 5, '63) = Graham & Dick Steinborn lost in the first round to the eventual winners, Duke Keomuka & Hiro Matsuda.
- JWA Kawasaki Stadium (June 18, '66) = Graham & Sam Steamboat fought to a Draw in a "Three Falls" Match against the JWA All-Asian Tag-Team Champions, Hiro Matsuda & Michiaki Yoshimura.
- Tennessee Tag-Team Title Tournament (October 24, '67) = Graham & Sam Steamboat fought to a Draw with Sinya Kojika & Matoshi Okuma. Buddy Fuller & Lester Welch won the tournament.
- NWA/WWWF World Title Unification (February 23, '78) = Graham & Dusty Rhodes defeated Bobby Duncum & Killer Karl Kox.

Title Summary:
- NWA Mid-America Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Roy Welch (8/50 - 11/15/50)
- NWA Mid-America Southern Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Roy Welch (12/21/50 - 7/51)
- MWA (Ohio) World Junior Heavyweight Champion (7/15/54 - 11/11/54)
- NWA Southwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Art Nelson (56 - 4/26/56)
- NWA Southwest Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Art Nelson (56 - 6/07/56)
- NWA (Georgia) World Tag-Team Champion w/ Art Nelson (7/26/56 - 8/17/56)
- NWA (Georgia) World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Art Nelson (8/24/56 - ??)
- NWA Southwest Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Art Nelson (56 - 11/12/56)
- NWA Texas Tag-Team Champion w/ Johnny Valentine (4/22/58 - 5/23/58)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Graham (9/01/58 - 12/58)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Jerry Graham (5/27/59 - 11/59)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Jerry Graham (3/60 - 4/02/60)
- NWA Florida Brass Knuckles Champion (4/60 - 4/19/60)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Jerry Graham (4/16/60 - 4/23/60)
- NWA Florida Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Don Curtis (5/10/60 - ??)
- NWA (Florida) Southern Heavyweight Champion (3/07/61 - 62)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion w/ Ike Eakins (8/15/61 - 8/22/61)
- NWA Florida United States Tag-Team Champion w/ Dick Steinborn (11/61 - 11/16/61)
- NWA Florida United States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Dick Steinborn (11/30/61 - 1/26/62)
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion(2) (3/17/62 - 5/24/62)
- NWA Georgia Southern Heavyweight Champion (3/17/62 - 5/24/62)
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion(3) (11/29/62 - 2/19/63)
- Georgia World Heavyweight Champion (2/08/63 - 4/19/63)
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion(4) (8/01/63 - 12/28/63)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Sam Steamboat (6/23/64 - 11/03/64)
- NWA (Georgia) Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Sam Steamboat (11/64 - 11/20/64)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Sam Steamboat (12/10/64 - 1/27/65)
- NWA (Mid-America) World Tag-Team Champion w/ Sam Steamboat (9/65 - 1/24/66)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Bob Orton (4/19/66 - 5/66)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Bob Orton (5/17/66 - 5/66)
- AJPW All Asia Tag-Team Champion w/ Killer Karl Kox (6/27/66 - 7/01/66)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Jose Lothario (10/25/66 - 11/03/66)
- NWA (Florida) World Tag-Team Champion(7) w/ Sam Steamboat (7/13/67 - 9/05/67)
- NWA Florida Southern Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Lester Welch (2/20/68 - 3/11/68)
- NWA Florida Brass Knuckles Champion(2) (6/10/68 - 7/04/68)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion w/ Mike Graham (12/29/72 - 5/73)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion (73 - 12/17/73)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion w/ Mike Graham (76 - 4/76)

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