“The nature boy” is one of the widely known personalities when you will talk about wrestling. In hs 36 years in wrestling that it is Ric Flair that has experienced being hated and loved. It is until today that the legacy and legend that he has left in wrestling is still being recognized today. Born on February 25, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee is Ric Flair. When Ric Flair started his career that he was the one that is a power brawling wrestler and weighed around 300 pounds. Among the wrestling world, he was known for his charismatic personality and ring endurance. It is also these things that have become his trademark over the span of his career.
When Ric Flair has started his heated rivalry with Buddy Rogers in the year 1978 that it was also the time that he was able to become part of the elite wrestlers. It was also during this time that he has started to use his new name “The Nature Boy”. It is also here that he has started to be sporting bleached blond hair, expensive suits, elegant jewelry, and astonishing custom robes. It is also here where he to created his trademark move which is the four-legged leg lock.
It is also Ric Flair that has started the World Championship Wrestling after Crockett left the NWA. It is the world championship title that Ric Flair has that he also used, for him to create a promotion for his new organization. With the help of his new organization that it was also him that has brought numerous superstars in. It is with the new organization that he has that has brought in Sting, Barry Windam, Lex Luger, Terry Funk, and the Steiner Brothers. Right after he had a dispute with WCW president Jim Herd that it is also the reason that he left the organization in the year 1991. It was the Ric Flair that joined the main rival which is Vince McMahon’s WWE.
By the time that Ric Flair has joined the WWE that he immediately made a mark on it. It was in the 1992 Royal Rumble that he defeated Randy Savage. When the year 1993 arrived that it is Ric Flair that returned it the WCW and defeated Vader to get title form him at the Starrcade 1993. In the year 1994 that he was also the one that joined Hulk Hogan of the death match. It was in the year 2001 that WWE buying to WCW but Ric Flair still maintained his popularity. When the new talents came in the WWE that Ric Flair’s career was overshadowed. It is in the wrestling world that it is Ric Flair that as established his name as one of the legends.