[Billy Robinson Gallery]
Wrestler: Billy Robinson
Real Name:
Birthday: 1939 in Great Britain
Hometown: Originally Great Britain
Current: Little Rock, Arkansas
Marital Status:
Height & Weight: 5'11 - 240lbs
Trained by: Billy Riley School in Wigan
Previous Gimmicks:
Finishing Move: Double Arm Suplex
The Piledriver
Favorite Moves: Abdominal Stretch
The Backbreaker
Various Suplexes
Notable Feuds: Verne Gagne
Nick Bockwinkle
Antonio Inoki

  • AWA British Empire Heavyweight Title
  • International Wrestling (Montreal) title defeating Rick Martel in the finals of a Tournament (1981);

  • Billy Robinson was born in 1939 in Great Britain..
  • Billy Robinson won a number of amateur titles in Great Britain before turning professional..
  • 1970: Billy Robinson came to America and began wrestling for Verne Gagne's American Wrestling Association..
  • Billy Robinson was often a top contender for Verne Gagne's AWA World title, but never won the championship..
  • 1973: Billy Robinson starred with Verne Gagne (and Ed Asner) in the movie, "The Wrestler"..
  • 1975: Billy Robinson had a famous match against Antonio Inoki..
  • 1981: Billy Robinson held the (Montreal) International Wrestling title beating Rick Martel in the finals of a a tournement..
  • 1982: Dino Bravo defeated Billy Robinson for the International Wrestling title after a long reign..
  • May 8, 1992: Billy Robinson worked a match on a UWFi show against Nick Bockwinkel..
  • ~~~It's billed as an "exhibition" match, however, Nick hit Billy Robinson in the kidneys with a knee..
  • ~~~Billy Robinson got legit ticked off, to which Bockwinkel replies "It's a knee, Robinson"..
  • ~~~So Billy holds up his right fist and says loud and clear "I'll give you one of these in the ----ing jaw!"