Johnny Valentine



Height: 6'4"

Weight: 255 lbs

Real Name: John Theodore Wisniski Sr

DOB: 9/22/1929

DOD: 4/24/2001

Hometown: Seattle, Washington (or Washington DC)

Other Names: Rocky Valentine, The Big O, "The Bad Man From The Badlands", "The Villain"

Wrestler Since: 1947

Finishing Maneuver: Brainbuster

Other Related Websites:
Johnny Valentine - Obsessed With Wrestling Bio
Johnny Valentine - Wikipedia Bio
Johnny Valentine - Wrestling Classics Multi-Media Tribute
Johnny Valentine - Wrestling Informer Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (2 - 3, 1 Draw)
- CWF Southern Title Tournament (September '49) = Valentine competed in the tournament, which was won by Danny Dusek.
- Chicago Comiskey Park (June 30, '61) = Valentine, Art Thomas, & Sweet Daddy Siki defeated Red Berry & the Fabulous Kangaroos.
- Chicago Comiskey Park (July 29, '61) = Valentine fought to a Draw with Killer Kowalski.
- Chicago Comiskey Park (September 1, '61) = Valentine beat Bob Orton.
- Tokyo Pro Sumo Hall (October 12, '66) = Valentine fell to Antonio Inoki.
- NWF Superbowl of Wrestling (August 12, '72) = Valentine lost to the NWF North American Heavyweight Champion, Johnny Powers.

Title Summary:
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion (7/17/1950 - 8/07/1950)
- NWA Texas Brass Knuckles Champion (1954)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion (8/1954 - 10/1954)
- AWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Chet Wallich (12/10/1957 - 12/26/1957)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(2) (1/21/1958 - 3/28/1958)
- NWA Texas Tag-Team Champion w/ Rip Rogers (4/22/1958 - 1958)
- NWA United States Television Champion (1958)
- Canadian Heavyweight Champion (1959)
- WWWF United States Tag-Team Champion w/ Jerry Graham (11/14/1959 - 3/1960)
- WWWF United States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Buddy Rogers (11/19/1960 - 11/26/1960)
- WWWF United States Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Bob Ellis (1/11/1962 - 7/05/1962)
- NWA Toronto United States Heavyweight Champion (11/1962 - 1962)
- NWA Toronto United States Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/14/1962 - ??)
- International Tag-Team Champion w/ Bulldog Brower (2/28/1963 - 1963)
- International Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ The Beast (8/1963 - 1963)
- NWA United States Heavyweight Champion(4) (10/19/1963 - ??)
- NWA Toronto United States Heavyweight Champion(3) (11/1963 - ??)
- International Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Jim Hady (12/05/1963 - ??)
- WWWF United States Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Antonio Pugliese (2/21/1966 - 9/22/1966)
- NWA Texas American Heavyweight Champion (6/09/1966 - 8/04/1966)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion (8/26/1967 - 12/05/1967)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion(2) (12/27/1967 - 4/30/1968)
- NWA Florida Brass Knuckles Champion (4/23/1968 - 6/10/1968)
- NWA Georgia Wildside Heavyweight Champion (5/10/1968 - 6/14/1968)
- NWA Carribean Heavyweight Champion (6/08/1968 - 10/24/1968)
- NWA Florida Heavyweight Champion(3) (6/27/1968 - 9/23/1968)
- NWA Florida Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Boris Malenko (8/06/1968 - ??)
- NWA Georgia Wildside Heavyweight Champion(2) (11/08/1968 - 12/06/1968)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(3) (2/28/1969 - 1969)
- NWA Texas American Heavyweight Champion(2) (5/02/1969 - 8/04/1969)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(4) (8/29/1969 - 1969)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(5) (10/29/1969 - ??)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(6) (4/1970 - 10/30/1970)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(7) (11/1970 - 2/18/1971)
- NWA Texas Heavyweight Champion(8) (3/1971 - 11/17/1971)
- NWA Texas Brass Knuckles Champion(2) (7/1971 - ??)
- NWA Texas American Tag-Team Champion w/ Wahoo McDaniel (9/1971 - 1971)
- NWA Texas American Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Wahoo McDaniel (1971 - 7/19/1971)
- NWA Texas American Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Thunderbolt Patterson (1/1972 - 1/25/1972)
- NWA Texas American Heavyweight Champion(3) (8/07/1972 - 3/02/1973)
- MWWF North American Heavyweight Champion (1972 - 8/1972)
- NWF North American Heavyweight Champion (9/01/1972 - 1972)
- IWA (Montreal) International Heavyweight Champion (10/1972 - ??)
- MWWF Heavyweight Champion (10/19/1972 - 1/1973)
- NWF Heavyweight Champion (10/19/1972 - 1/1973)
- NWF North American Heavyweight Champion(2) (11/23/1972 - ??)
- NWA Missouri Heavyweight Champion (1/19/1973 - 2/10/1973)
- JWA International Tag-Team Champion w/ Killer Karl Krupp (2/22/1973 - 3/06/1973)
- JWA United National Heavyweight Champion (3/02/1973 - 3/08/1973)
- NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Champion(2) (6/26/1973 - ??)
- NWA United States Heavyweight Champion(5) (7/07/1973 - ??)
- NWA United States Heavyweight Champion(6) (8/1973 - ??)
- NWF Heavyweight Champion(2) (8/1973 - 12/10/1973)
- MWWF Heavyweight Champion(2) (9/1973 - 1973)
- NWA Hawaiian Tag-Team Champion w/ Ripper Collins (11/28/1973 - ??)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion (4/1974 - 1974)
- NWA Texas American Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Texas McKenzie (9/23/1974 - ??)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion(2) (11/04/1974 - 1975)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic United States Heavyweight Champion (7/03/1975 - 10/04/1975)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 win, 0 1st RUs, 0 2nd RUs, 0 3rd RUs)
- 1973 Most Inspirational Wrestler