Eric Embry



Height: 5'10"

Weight: 225 lbs

Real Name: Douglas Eric Embry

DOB: 1959

Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky

Other Names: "The Flamboyant One"

Wrestler Since: 1981

Finishing Maneuver: Piledriver

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #37(1992), #32(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Eric Embry - Obsessed With Wrestling Bio
Eric Embry - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (5 - 9)
- WWC Tag-Team Title Tournament (June 29, '86) = Embry & the Crusher defeated Al Perez & Sweet Brown Sugar and Miguelito Perez & Hurricane Castillo Jr, then lost in the finals to the Rock-n-Roll RPMs.
- WCCW 4th Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions (May 3, '87) = Embry & the Rock-n-Roll RPMs lost a "Scaffold" Match to Shaun Simpson & the Fantastics.
- WCCW Labor Day Star Wars '87 (September 7) = Embry & Frank Lancaster lost the WCCW Tag-Team Titles to Shaun & Steve Simpson.
- WCCW 4th Cotton Bowl Extravaganza (October 17, '87) = Embry retained the WCCW Light Heavyweight Title, beating Shaun Simpson.
- WCCW Thanksgiving Star Wars '87 (November 26) = Embry lost the WCCW Light Heavyweight strap to Shaun Simpson.
- WCCW Christmas Star Wars '87 (December 25) = Embry won back the WCCW Light Heavyweight Championship, winning a "Steel Cage" Match over Shaun Simpson.
- WCCW 5th Von Erich Memorial Parade of Champions (May 8, '88) = Embry was pinned by Steve Casey.
- WCCW 5th Cotton Bowl Extravaganza (October 15, '88) = Embry lost the WCCW Light Heavyweight Championship to Jeff Jarrett.
- AWA SuperClash III (December 13, '88) = Embry took down Jeff Jarrett.
- USWA Tag-Team Title Tournament (December 1, '89) = Embry & Chris Adams lost in the first round to Billy Joe Travis & Gary Young. Robert Fuller & Brian Lee won the tournament.
- AJPW Budokan Hall (September 1, '90) = Embry & Scotty the Body fell to Toshiaki Kawada & Kenta Kobashi.
- USWA Texas Heavyweight Title Tournament (January 25, '91) = Embry lost in the first round to Gary Young. Bill Dundee won the tournament.

Title Summary:
- UWA World Light Heavyweight Champion (3/30/81 - 7/19/81)
- NWA Tri-State Tag-Team Champion w/ Chief Frank Hill (81 - 10/81)
- NWA Florida Television Champion (12/26/81 - 1/16/82)
- SCW Southwest Junior Heavyweight Champion (7/25/83 - 10/01/83)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Ken Timbs (9/26/83 - 12/83)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Ken Timbs (12/03/83 - 4/84)
- SCW Southwest Junior Heavyweight Champion(2) (5/27/84 - 6/13/84)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Ken Timbs (6/13/84 - 7/84)
- SCW Southwest Junior Heavyweight Champion(3) (7/01/84 - 8/24/84)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Dan Greer (7/84 - 9/09/84)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Dan Greer (10/18/84 - 12/17/84)
- WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Champion (8/17/85 - 5/17/86)
- WWC World Junior Heavyweight Champion (11/25/85 - 1/18/86)
- WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Champion(2) (5/31/86 - 6/28/86)
- WCCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Frank Lancaster (6/26/87 - 8/07/87)
- WCCW World Light Heavyweight Champion (9/13/87 - 11/25/87)
- WCCW World Light Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/25/87 - 10/15/88)
- WCCW World Light Heavyweight Champion(3) (11/11/88 - 11/24/88)
- WCCW World Light Heavyweight Champion(4) (12/13/88 - 12/20/88)
- WCCW World Light Heavyweight Champion(5) (1/04/89 - 5/89)
- WCCW Texas Heavyweight Champion (4/07/89 - 5/19/89)
- WCCW Texas Heavyweight Champion(2) (5/26/89 - 7/03/89)
- WCCW Texas Heavyweight Champion(3) (8/18/89 - 10/05/89)
- WWC Caribbean Tag-Team Champion w/ Rick Valentine (9/23/90 - 11/10/90)
- WWC Caribbean Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Rick Valentine (12/15/90 - 1/06/91)
- USWA (formerly WCCW) Texas Heavyweight Champion(4) (2/15/91 - 3/29/91)
- USWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(5) (4/12/91 - 5/24/91)
- USWA Southern Heavyweight Champion (5/03/91 - 5/13/91)
- USWA Southern Heavyweight Champion(2) (5/20/91 - 11/04/91)
- USWA Southern Heavyweight Champion(3) (11/09/91 - 12/02/91)
- USWA Southern Heavyweight Champion(4) (12/09/91 - 2/08/92)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 win, 0 1st RUs, 1 2nd RU, 2 3rd RUs)
- 1989 Match of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Embry vs. P.Y. Chu-Hi)
- 1989 Feud of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up (Embry vs. Ackbar's Army)
- 1989 Most Inspirational Wrestler
- 1992 Most Inspirational Wrestler, 3rd Runner-Up