Ole Anderson



Height: 6'1"

Weight: 256 lbs

Real Name: Alan Rogowski

DOB: 9/22/42

Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Other Names: "The Rock" Rock Rogowski(AWA)

Wrestler Since: 1967

Finishing Maneuver: Flying Kneedrop

Other Related Websites:
The Four Horsemen - Rollercoaster Bio
Ole Anderson - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Ole Anderson - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (11 - 14, 1 Draw, 1 DDQ)
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Title Tournament (February 5, '71) = Anderson competed in the tournament, which was won by Angelo Mosca.
- NWA Georgia Tag Team Title Tournament (September 21, '73) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Gene Anderson) fell in the first round to Bob Armstrong & Tom Jones. Stan Vachon & Bobby Duncum won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia Tag Team Title Tournament (September 9, '77) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Gene) defeated Dusty Rhodes & Thunderbolt Patterson, then were beaten by Pak Song & the Executioner. Tommy Rich & Tony Atlas won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia Tag Team Title Tournament (May 18, '79) = Anderson & Ivan Koloff won over Ray Candy & Norvell Austin and Mr. Wrestling I & II, before losing in the finals to Tommy Rich & Wahoo McDaniel.
- NWA Georgia Heavyweight Title Tournament (August 24, '79) = Anderson lost in the first round to Tommy Rich. Karl Kox won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia National Tag Team Title Tournament (November 27, '80) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Gene) beat Kevin Sullivan & Austin Idol, then fell to Robert Fuller & Stan Frazier. The Freebirds won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia National Heavyweight Title Tournament (April 29, '82) = Anderson was taken down in the first round by Paul Orndorff. Super Destroyer won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia NWA/WWF World Title Unification (July 4, '82) = Anderson & Stan Hansen, as the NWA World Tag Champions, lost, via DQ, to Tom Pritchard & Ivan Putski.
- NWA Georgia National Heavyweight Title Tournament (June 5, '83) = Anderson fought to a Double Disqualification with Paul Ellering. Larry Zbyszko won the tournament.
- NWA Georgia Crockett Cadillac Cup '83 (August 27) = Anderson beat Dick Slater before falling to Mr. Wrestling II, who went on to win the tournament.
- NWA Georgia Last Battle of Atlanta (October 23, '83) = Anderson won a "Steel Cage" Match over Paul Ellering.
- NWA Georgia National Tag Team Title Tournament (May 20, '84) = Anderson & Stan Hansen lost in the first round to the eventual winners, the Road Warriors.
- NWA Starrcade '84 (November 22) = Anderson & Keith Larson were beaten by Ivan & Nikita Koloff.
- NWA Great American Bash '85 (July 6) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn Anderson) retained the Georgia National Tag Titles, defeating Dick Slater & Buzz Sawyer.
- NWA Starrcade '85 (November 28) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn) beat Billy Jack Haynes & Wahoo McDaniel.
- AJPW United National Title League '86 (March/April) = Anderson competed in the league, which was won by Genichiro Tenryu.
- NWA Great American Bash (July 5, '86) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn) defeated Sam Houston & Nelson Royal.
- NWA Great American Bash (July 26, '86) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn) fought to a draw with the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA Starrcade '86 (November 27) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn) lost a "Steel Cage" Match to the NWA World Tag-Team Champions, the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA 2nd Annual Jim Crockett, Sr. Memorial Tag Team Tournament Cup (April '87) = In a non-tournament match, Anderson won a "Steel Cage" Match over Bubba Rogers.
- NWA Clash of the Champions X (February 6, '90) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn) & Ric Flair won a "Steel Cage" Match over Buzz Sawyer, Dragon Master, & the Great Muta.
- NWA WrestleWar '90 (February 20) = The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole & Arn) lost to the NWA World Tag Champions, the Steiner Brothers.

Title Summary:
- AWA Midwest Heavyweight Champion (10/28/1967 - 11/11/1967)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Tag-Team Champion w/ Gene Anderson (3/26/1970 - 9/22/1970)
- AWA Midwest Tag-Team Champion w/ The Claw (1971)
- AWA Midwest Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Ox Baker (1971 - 5/1971)
- NWA Florida Tag-Team Champion w/ Ron Garvin (7/02/1971 - 8/05/1971)
- NWA Florida Television Champion (12/16/1971 - 12/23/1971)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Gene Anderson (11/06/1972 - 11/13/1972)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Gene Anderson (3/03/1973 - 5/29/1973)
- NWA Eastern States Heavyweight Champion (5/23/1973 - 7/03/1973)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Gene Anderson (7/05/1973 - 10/02/1973)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Television Champion (10/1973 - 2/27/1974)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Gene Anderson (12/26/1973 - 1974)
- NWA Atlantic Coast Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Gene Anderson (3/09/1974 - 4/08/1974)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion w/ Gene Anderson (5/31/1974 - 8/02/1974)
- NWA Georgia Southeastern Tag-Team Champion w/ Gene Anderson (6/19/1974 - 9/17/1974)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Gene Anderson (8/16/1974 - 9/06/1974)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Gene Anderson (9/20/1974 - 10/25/1974)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion w/ Gene Anderson (1/1975 - 5/15/1975)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Gene Anderson (6/11/1975 - 1/27/1976)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Gene Anderson (2/03/1976 - 5/05/1976)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Gene Anderson (6/28/1976 - 12/26/1976)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Gene Anderson (10/22/1976 - 1/14/1977)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Gene Anderson (2/25/1977 - 4/29/1977)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Gene Anderson (5/08/1977 - 8/01/1977)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Gene Anderson (6/1977 - 1977)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(7) w/ Gene Anderson (1977 - 8/1977)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(6) w/ Gene Anderson (8/29/1977 - 9/23/1977)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(7) w/ Gene Anderson (10/14/1977 - 10/30/1977)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(8) w/ Jacque Goulet (12/13/1977 - 2/1978)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(9) w/ Lars Anderson (3/1978 - 3/31/1978)
- NWA Georgia Television Champion (4/1978 - 5/1978)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(10) w/ Ivan Koloff (6/1978 - 6/23/1978)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(11) w/ Ivan Koloff (7/1978 - 10/13/1978)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(12) w/ Stan Hansen (10/27/1978 - 11/1978)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(13) w/ Ivan Koloff (1/19/1979 - 4/25/1979)
- NWA Georgia Television Champion(2) (3/02/1979 - 1979)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(14) w/ Ivan Koloff (6/08/1979 - 7/02/1979)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(15) w/ Ivan Koloff (8/31/1979 - 9/21/1979)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(16) w/ Ernie Ladd (10/05/1979 - 10/15/1979)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(17) w/ Jerry Brisco (1980 - 3/1980)
- NWA Southeastern Heavyweight Champion (4/13/1980 - 4/25/1980)
- NWA Georgia Tag-Team Champion(18) w/ Lars Anderson (6/08/1980 - 6/16/1980)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(8) w/ Gene Anderson (5/01/1981 - 12/1981)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion(9) w/ Stan Hansen (2/28/1982 - 9/1982)
- NWA Georgia National Tag-Team Champion w/ Thunderbolt Patterson (1/11/1985 - 4/1985)
- NWA Georgia National Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Arn Anderson (4/28/1985 - 2/1986)

PWI Achievement Awards: (2 wins, 1 1st RU, 1 2nd RU, 1 3rd RU)
- 1975 Tag-Team of the Year (Ole & Gene Anderson)
- 1976 Tag-Team of the Year, 1st Runner-up (Ole & Gene Anderson)
- 1977 Tag-Team of the Year (Ole & Gene Anderson)
- 1982 Tag-Team of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Anderson & Stan Hansen)
- 1990 Manager of the Year, 2nd Runner-Up