[Dutch Mantell Gallery]
||"Dirty" Dutch Mantell
||November 29, 1949
||Billed from Oil Troff, Texas
|Height & Weight:
||6'1" - 220 lbs
||Texas Dirt (Memphis -masked-)
Uncle Zebekiah (WWF)
ASWA Georgia Junior Heavyweight title;
NWA (Alabama/Tennessee) Southeastern Tag Team titles (2);
(Tennessee) Southern Tag Team titles (4);
NWA (Tennessee) Mid-America Heavyweight title (12);
NWA (Tennessee) Mid-America Tag Team titles (2);
WWC (World Wrestling Council) Caribbean Heavyweight title;
WWC (World Wrestling Council) North American Tag Team titles (2);
CWA Memphis Tag Team titles;
CWA Memphis World Tag Team titles;
Georgia Junior Heavyweight title;
(Nashville) Mid-America Television title;
(Memphis) Southern Heavyweight title (5);
CWA Memphis International Heavyweight title (2);
(Louisiana/Oklahoma) Mid-South Television title;
NWA (Alabama/Tennessee) Southeastern Heavyweight title;
(Alabama) Continental Heavyweight title;
CWA Memphis Heavyweight title (3);
MSWA Tennessee title;
WWC (World Wrestling Council) Television title;
WWC (World Wrestling Council) Universal Heavyweight title;
USWA (United States Wrestling Association) Unified World Heavyweight title;
HPW (Indiana) Heavyweight title;
July 8, 1972: Wayne Cowen (Dutch Mantell) debuted on Atlanta TV losing to Argentina Apollo with the Argentine Backbreaker
Dutch was the last United States Wrestling Association Unified Heavyweight Champion and kept the belt when the company closed..
Dutch did commentary for Smoky Mountain Wrestling
Dutch had a run in the WWF as "Uncle Zebekiah", the manager of Justin "Hawk" Bradshaw..
"You lowdown, egg-sucking dog" was one of Dutch's many memorable lines..
September 22, 2003: Dutch Mantell takes a booking position with NWA: Total Nonstop Action..
October 2003: Dutch Mantell, who is now working as a TNA booker, has agreed to remain with IWA as a consultant..
November 29, 2003 - Memphis Wrestling: Jerry Lawler & Brian Christopher defeated Dutch Mantell & Doug Gilbert..
July 1, 2005--Memphis Clash of the Legends: Jerry Lawler w/Jimmy Hart vs Dutch Mantel w/Jimmy Valiant ended in a NO CONTEST..
June 16, 2006--Clash of the Legends III: Dutch Mantel defeated Koko Ware by Disqualification..
October 7, 2006--CWA: The Family of Pain w/Jimmy Blaylock defeated Jerry Lawler & Rodney Grimes w/Dutch Mantell..
December 25, 2006--USWO: Bill Dundee & L.T. Falk w/Dutch Mantel defeated Farron Foxx & Tim Renesto