Blackjack Lanza



Height: 6'4"

Weight: 245 lbs

Real Name: Jack Lanza

DOB: 10/14

Hometown: Laredo, Texas

Other Names: Cowboy Jack Lanza

Wrestler Since: 1962

Finishing Maneuver: Iron Claw

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: None

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (3 - 5, 1 DDQ)
- AWA Comiskey Park (August 14, '70) = Blackjack Lanza fought to a Double Disqualification with Ernie Ladd.
- AWA Soldier's Field (September 1, '72) = The Blackjacks (Blackjack Lanza & Blackjack Mulligan) lost a "Steel Cage" Match to Crusher & Bruiser.
- AWA Chicago Stadium (June 25, '76) = The Blackjacks were beaten by Crusher & Bruiser.
- AWA Comiskey Park (August 27, '76) = The Blackjacks retained the AWA World Tag-Team Titles, winning a "Steel Cage" Match over Crusher & Bruiser.
- AJPW Real World Tag League '78 (December) = Blackjack Lanza & Nick Bockwinkel competed in the league, which was won by Jumbo Tsuruta & Giant Baba.
- NWA Georgia Tag Team Title Tournament (May 18, '79) = Blackjack Lanza & Ron Bass beat Bob Armstrong & Robert Fuller, then fell to Dusty Rhodes & Dick Slater. Wahoo McDaniel & Tommy Rich won the tournament.
- AWA Super Sunday (April 14, '83) = Blackjack Lanza, Ken Patera, & Jesse Ventura defeated Jim Brunzell, Greg Gagne, & Rick Martel.
- NWA Missouri Heavyweight Title Tournament (July 15, '83) = Blackjack Lanza won over Dick the Bruiser, then fell to David von Erich. Ric Flair won the tournament.

Title Summary:
- NWA(WCCW) Texas Brass Knuckles Champion (12/72 - ??)
- NWA(WCCW) American Tag-Team Champion w/ Blackjack Mulligan (73 - 7/22/74)
- NWA(WCCW) American Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Blackjack Mulligan (74 - 9/23/74)
- NWA(WCCW) Texas Brass Knuckles Champion(2) (10/74 - ??)
- NWA(WCCW) American Heavyweight Champion (12/02/74 - 12/29/74)
- NWA(WCCW) Texas Tag-Team Champion w/ Blackjack Mulligan (75)
- WWWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Blackjack Mulligan (8/26/75 - 11/18/75)
- AWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Bobby Duncum (7/23/76 - 7/07/77)
- NWA Georgia Television Champion (5/14/79 - 7/30/79)

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