||December 14, 1939
||Born in Muncie, Indiana
Raised in Dunkirk, Indiana
Moved to St. Joseph, Missouri
Settled in Kansas City, Missouri
One Great Grandkid
|Height & Weight:
|| 5'10" - 242 lbs
||Roger "Nature Boy" Kirby
Roger "Rip" Kirby
Cowboy Bob Baker
Dory Funk Jr
Dick the Bruiser
Danny Little Bear
WWA Tag Team titles;
AWA Southern Tag Team titles;
WWC North American Heavyweight title;
WWC North American Tag Team titles;
NWA (Pacific Northwest) Heavyweight title (2);
NWA (Pacific Northwest) Tag Team titles;
NWA Junior Heavyweight title;
NWA North American Tag Team titles (3);
NWA (Florida) Tag Team titles (5);
NWA (Mid-America) Heavyweight title (2);
NWA (Central States) Heavyweight title (5);
NWA (Central States) Television title (2);
NWA (Central States) Tag Team titles w/Jerry Valiant (5);
NWA (Mid-America) Southern Tag Team titles;
NWA (Georgia) Wildside Tag Team titles;
December 14, 1939 Roger Kirby was born in Muncie, Indiana and raised in Dunkirk, IN..
January 25, 1975: Jerry Brisco & Rocky Johnson defeated Buddy Colt & Roger Kirby for the Georgia Tag Team titles..
April 1, 1978: Roger "Rip" Kirby & Igor Volkoff defeat Wilbur Snyder & Pepper Gomez to win the WWA Tag Team titles..
June 9, 1979: Roger Kirby & Paul Christy defeating Wilbur Snyder & Spike Huber to win the vacant WWA Tag Team titles..
October 7, 1979: Dick the Bruiser & Spike Huber defeat Roger Kirby & Paul Christy to win the WWA Tag Team titles..
AWA Comsikey Park 1980: Steve Regal beat Roger Kirby and competed in a Battle Royal later that night..
March 1982: Missing Link & Steve Regal defeated Roger Kirby & Jerry Valiant for the Central States Tag Team titles..
Roger Kirby used the Piledriver as a finisher, and often was fined for using it in states where the move was banned..
Roger Kirby was a close personal friend of Nature Boy Buddy Rogers..
Roger Kirby now works for The Kansas City Star and spends the rest of his time with family..
Roger Kirby enjoys hobbies like photography and raising tropical fish..
A special thank you to Samantha Kirby (Roger's daughter) for emailing us and helping to complete this profile..