Dusty Rhodes

American professional wrestler
Dusty Rhodes

Virgil Riley Runnels, Jr. (October 12, 1945 – June 11, 2015)[1] better known as Dusty Rhodes was a wrestler. His nickname is the "American Dream". His signature move is the "Bionic Elbow". He is the father of Dustin Rhodes and Cody Rhodes who also wrestle. He is a member of the WWE Hall of Fame when he was inducted in 2006.

Rhodes died from renal failure at a hospital in Orlando, Florida, aged 69.


  1. "Dusty Rhodes' biography".