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Arnold Skaaland

American professional wrestler and manager

Arnold Skaaland (January 21, 1925 – March 13, 2007) was an American professional wrestler and professional wrestling manager who was best known for wrestling and managing with the World Wide Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Federation. He was nicknamed "The Golden Boy". During his managing career, he managed Bob Backlund, Tony Parisi, Bruno Sammartino and Rick McGraw. He was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame in 1994 by Bob Backlund.

Arnold Skaaland
Born(1925-01-21)January 21, 1925
White Plains, New York
DiedMarch 13, 2007(2007-03-13) (aged 82)
White Plains, New York
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Arnold Skaaland
Bobby Weaver
Billed height6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Billed fromWhite Plains, New York
Debut1946
Retired1978

ChampionshipsEdit

Skaaland held many championships during his professional wrestling career:

  • Other honoree (1994)
  • He was named "PWI Manager of the Year" in 1978 and 1979.

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