Wrestler: Blackjack Lanza
Real Name: Jack Lanza
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Previous Gimmicks: Cowboy Jack Lanza
Finishing Move: The Piledriver
The Clawhold
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Notable Feuds: Pat O'Conner
Ed Carpontier
Dick The Bruiser

  • 1968: Jack Lanza's first great push and heel run came in St. Louuis area where he was top villain managed by Bobby Heenan.
  • August 14, 1970 - AWA Comiskey Park: Blackjack Lanza and Ernie Ladd fought to a Double Disqualification..
  • Jack Lanza was teamed up with Jack Mulligan as the Blackjacks, becoming Blackjack Mulligan and Blackjack Lanza..
  • August 26, 1975: The Blackjacks managed to defeat Dominic Denucci & Pat Barrett for the WWWF World Tag Team titles..
  • ~~~The Blackjacks would go on to lose the titles to Tony Parisi & Louis Cerdan (aka Gino Brito)..
  • 15 years later, Mulligan's son, Barry Windham, and Lanza's nephew, Justin Bradshaw would team up as the NEW Blackjacks..
  • June 25, 1976 - AWA Chicago Stadium: The Crusher and Dick the Bruiser defeated Blackjack Lanza and Bobby Duncum..
  • Jack Lanza spent a few years in the 90s as a Road Agent for the World Wrestling Federation..
  • April 1, 2006: The Blackjacks (Mulligan & Lanza) were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by their manager Bobby Heenan..