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Ric Flair

American professional wrestler and manager

Richard Morgan Fliehr[1] (born February 25, 1949, in Minneapolis, Minnesota[1]) better known by his ring name, Ric Flair, is a semi-retired American professional wrestler that is currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. He wrestled for 36 years. His last WWE match was against Shawn Michaels at WrestleMania XXIV. He is a two time WWE Hall of Famer.

Ric Flair
Ric Flair at WrestleMania XXIV
Born (1949-02-25) February 25, 1949 (age 70)[1]
Minneapolis, Minnesota[1]
Lives inCharlotte, North Carolina
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Ric Flair
The Black Scorpion
Billed height6 ft. 1 in. (185 cm)[2]
Billed fromCharlotte, North Carolina[2]
Trained byVerne Gagne[2][3]
Hiro Matsuda
DebutMarch 10, 1972
RetiredMarch 30, 2008

His nickname is "The Nature Boy" Ric Flair.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Power Slam". This Month in History: February. SW Publishing. January 1999. p. 28. 55. |access-date= requires |url= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Ric Flair Bio". WWE. Retrieved 2007-11-13.
  3. "Ric Flair". SLAM! Wrestling. Retrieved 2007-11-13.