List of all WWE/WWF Superstar Died in 2018

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WWE Superstar Died in 2018

Here is the list of all WWE superstars who died in 2018. All of these superstar were part of WWE in their wrestling career. WWE is part of entertainment industry so it’s very obvious it gives celebrities, superstars and legends too. Through the miracle of time even legends turns into dust. These website is dedicated to all those legends who are no more, but there contribution to these entertainment industry is unforgotten able. It’s a small tribute to all such superstars and legends. Lets continue with the list is as follow:

1. Big Bully Busick

His original name is Nicholas Busick  born on June 1, 1954 he is best know for his appearance with WWF in 1991. He better known as Big Bully Busick. He was died on May 8, 2018 at the age of 63 due to cancer. We will shortly have a brief post on his life carrier achievements.

2. Brian Christopher Lawler

Brian Christopher Lawler born on January 10, 1972. He was in many forms of wrestling but best known for his career in WWF. He was one-time WWF Tag Team Champion with Scotty 2 Hotty. He was died on July 29, 2018 at the age of 46 because of Suicide.

3. Brickhouse Brown

His original name is Frederick Seawright born on August 11, 1960. He better known as Brickhouse Brown. Brickhouse Brown died on July 29th, 2018. He was diagnosed with terminal cancer in April of 2017 at the age of 57 due to cancer.

4. Bruno Sammartino

His real name is Bruno Leopoldo Freancesco Sammartino born on October 6, 1935. He is the longest single reign in the history for 2803 days and total for more the 11 years 94040 days. He is one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all time. Wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino has died at age of 82 due to Heart Complications.

5. Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart

His Real name is James Henry Neidhart born on February 8, 1955. He was two time WWF Tag Team Champion. He died on August 13, 2018 as he fall in home. The Pasco, Florida Sheriff’s Office stated “preliminary information indicates that [Neidhart] fell at home, hit his head, and succumbed to his injury. No foul play suspected. No additional information to release at this time.”


6. Johnny Valiant

John L. Sullivan born in November 25, 1946 popularly known as Johnny Valiant. When he was part of WWF he won World Tag Team Championship twice. He died in a car accident at the age of 71 on April 4, 2018.

7. Masa Saito

His original name is Masnori Saito. Japanese professional wrestler later joined WWE born on February 1, 1942. He died after an eighteen year battle with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 76 on July 14, 2018.

8. Matt Cappotelli

His original name is Matthew Lee Cappotelli born on November 12, 1979 mainly worked in WWE. He died because of brain cancer at the age of 38 due to brain cancer. He is one of the WWE superstars who died under forty.

9. Nikolai Volkoff

His original name is Josip Hrvoje Peruzovic born on October 14, 1947. Best known for his contribution in WWF. He was under treatment in Maryland hospital from dehydration, after he release from there he passed away on July 29, 2018 at the age of 70. Reason of his death was not disclosed.

10. Paul Jones

Original name of Paul Jones is Paul Frederik. He born on 16 June 1942 having amazing career in WWF during his wrestling career. He died on  April 18, 2018 reason of his death was undisclosed.

11. Rockin’ Rebel

His original name is Charles Williams, born on January 13, 1966. He was found dead along with her wife Stephanie Burtnett on June 1, 2018. After investigation it was found that it’s a case of Murder-Suicide.

12. Vader

His original name is Leon Allen White popularly known as Big Van Vader or Vader. He born on May 14, 1955. Vader died on Monday night, June 18th, 2018 after a month long battle with pneumonia.


This is the list of wrestlers who left us this year. Its just a information post, we will come up with more descriptive post for each of them.


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