||"Bulldog" Bob Brown
||Robert Harold Brown
||October 16, 1938
|Height & Weight:
||6'1" - 227 lbs
||The Leg Drop
[Bob Brown Gallery]
NWA (Central States) North American Tag Team titles (15 times between 1965 and 1988);
NWA (Missouri/Iowa) United States Heavyweight title (1966);
NWA Central States Heavyweight title (1968-87);
NWA (Vancouver) Pacific Coast Heavyweight title (1970-72);
Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Kerry Brown (1989);
In The Beginning:
October 16, 1938: Robert Harold Brown was born in the town of Shoal Lake, Manitoba..
Bob Brown was given the "Bulldog" nickname in grade school and it stuck with him his entire life..
Bob Brown became a police officer until he was given the chance to get in the pro-wrestling ring..
Bob Brown trained early in his career in Minneapolis with Verne Gagne and Bronko Nagurski..
1969-1974: Bob Brown wrestled for the Vancouver-based All-Star Wrestling promotion..
1969: Bob Brown formed very successful tag teams with Gene Kiniski and Big John Quinn..
Bob Brown frequently wrestled in Bob Geigel's NWA Central States territory (Missouri & Kansas & Iowa)..
Bob Brown won the Central States Heavyweight title and was Tag Champions with partners Pat O'Connor and Dick Murdoch..
Bob Brown often worked as the booker of the Kansas City office, and for several other promotions..
April 20, 1986 - AWA WrestleRock: Giant Baba defeated "Bulldog" Bob Brown..
Bob Brown frequently worked in Stu Hart's Stampede Wrestling promotion in Western Canada..
1989: Bob Brown won the Stampede International Tag Team titles which he won with his "son" Kerry Brown (legitimate nephew)..
1989: Bob Brown doubled in the Stampede territory as a color commentator next to the famous Ed Whalan..
1996: Bob Brown retired from wrestling after a massive heart attack..
Bob Brown was particularly successful in Western Canada, the Maritimes, and the Kansas City territory..
Bob Brown was working as a security officer on the Flamingo Floating Casino in Kansas City, Missouri..
February 5, 1997: "Bulldog" Bob Brown died at the age of 57 in Kansas City..