Rhyno

American professional wrestler and actor
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Terrance "Terry" Gerin (born October 7, 1975) is an American professional wrestler. He is currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. He competes under the ring name Rhino (or Rhyno).

Rhyno
Rhyno during the July 3, 2017 episode of Raw
Born (1975-10-07) October 7, 1975 (age 48)
Detroit, Michigan
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Rhino Richards
Rhino
Rhyno
Billed height5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Billed weight270 lb (120 kg)
Billed fromDetroit, Michigan
Trained byScott D'Amore
Doug Chevalier
Mickey Doyle
Debut1994

He is also known for his time in Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) and the World Wrestling Federation/WWE.

During his time in ECW, he was a one-time ECW World Heavyweight Champion and a two-time and final ECW World Television Champion.[1][2]

In WWE, he was a three-time Hardcore Champion, one-time WCW United States Champion, and one half of the the first SmackDown Tag Team Champions with Heath Slater.[3][4][5]

Outside of wrestling, Gerin has also been involved in politics. On August 2, 2016, Gerin won the Republican primary for Michigan's 15th District.[6] He ran against Democrat Abdullah Hammoud and lost 21,739 votes to 13,452.[7]

References

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  1. "ECW Championship history". WWE. Retrieved October 22, 2023.
  2. "ECW World Television Championship history". WWE. Retrieved October 22, 2023.
  3. "Hardcore Championship history". WWE. Retrieved October 22, 2023.
  4. "United States Championship history". WWE. Retrieved October 22, 2023.
  5. "SmackDown Tag Team Championship history". WWE. Retrieved October 22, 2023.
  6. "WWE professional wrestler Rhyno wins 15th District Michigan State House Republican primary race". Detroit WXYZ. Retrieved October 22, 2023.
  7. "2016 Michigan Election Results". Department of State, Michigan. Retrieved October 22, 2023.

Other websites

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  • Rhyno's profile on WWE.com