It seems like WWE Superstar are living a dream life and they are away from all sort of problem that a normal human went through. Sometimes things took the wrong turn even for them, results into the unexpected death which shocked their fans. They had entertained us from our childhood and now they are no more in our lives.
In this blog, you will read about 5 unexpected deaths of WWE superstars that surprised all of us.
One of the most popular names in the WWE universe is still in our memories. Eddie is the one who mostly seen as villainous in his career but still loved by WWE fans because of his charismatic aura. He was taking drugs and was an alcoholic too, which affects his body in a bad way. He died due to acute heart failure. Her wife Vickie Guerrero claimed that he was suffering from a disease called atherosclerotic cardiovascular and was unwell for a week before he passed away on November 13, 2005 (aged 38).
One of the heart-breaking and still mysterious news we heard on June 25, 2007. Chris Benoit murdered his wife Nancy and 7-year-old son Daniel before committing suicide. According to reports, he tied his wife and drugged his little kid before committing the heinous crime. He finished his life by hanging himself by lat pulldown machine. His wife had filed for divorce in 2003 from Chris Benoit and also filed a case for cruel treatment but later she dropped all the cases against him. Sources suggest he was going through depression and brain damage from numerous concussions that collaboratively converts him into a murderer.
3.The Ultimate Warrior
Warrior, famously called as The Ultimate Warrior was a renowned wrestler of WWE. Warrior death was a shocking news for all of his fan as he attended Raw just before a day he died. He gave his appearance in WWE Hall of fame, WrestleMania XXX and then on Raw on three consecutive days after almost 18 years on 5th,6th and 7th April. He died on 8th April 2014 at the age of 54 due to a heart attack caused by atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease. His colleagues said he was sweating and breathing heavily when he attended WrestleMania.Recently WWE gave him a honour as one of the legends of the company.
Randy Savage, the Macho Man of WWE died on May 20, 2011, at the age of 58. It was an unexpected death not only for his fans but also for his family. He was in the car with his wife and suddenly he became unresponsive and crashed the car he was driving into a tree. Reports revealed that he had an enlarged heart and advanced coronary artery disease he was unaware of, as he never took any treatment for his heart problem. Sudden heart attack became the main cause of his unexpected death. Officially his cause of death is ruled as atherosclerotic heart disease.
5.Andre the Giant
Andre was Giant in a real sense with a height of 7 feet 4 inch and 520 lb weight. He was the highest paid wrestler at his time with total earnings of $400K per annum. He was unofficially crowned as “the greatest drunk on earth”. His death was unbelievable and unexpected as he died during sleep in a hotel room. He was in France to attend his father funeral when he took his last breath. Andre’s cause of death was congestive heart failure during his sleep. He has a daughter named Robin and was the sole beneficiary of his estate. Andre’s family wants to bury him next to his father in France. When his family gets to know about his wish about his body cremation. Andre family carried his body to the United States where he was buried as per his wish.
You can also watch a video on Youtube, 5 WWE/WWF wrestlers Unexpected death.