Notable Wrestlers

Some People Who Wrestled

U.S. Presidents

Chester Arthur, Calvin Coolidge, Dwight Eisenhower, Ulysses S Grant, Andrew Jackson, Abraham Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, Zachary Taylor, John Tyler, George Washington

 

U.S. SENATE

The late John Chafee (former senator Rhode Island), Chuck Hagel (former senator Nebraska), John McCain (Arizona), The Late Paul Wellstone (Minnesota), Al Franken (current senator Minnesota)

 

U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

The Late Carl Albert, (former Speaker of the House), Dennis Hastert (former Speaker of the House), Greg Ganske (former Congressman from Iowa), Jim Leach (former Congressman from Iowa), Jim Nussle (former Congressman from Iowa)

 

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE

Donald Rumsfeld, Frank Carlucci

 

WHITE HOUSE STAFF

Ari Fleischer, George Stephanopoulos

 

OTHER POLITICIANS

Lincoln Chafee (former Governor of Rhode Island), Arne Carlson, (former Governor of Minnesota), Steven Friedman, (Chief Economic Advisor under the G.W. Bush administration), Jim Jordan

 

AMERICAN HEROES

Jeremy Glick (aboard United flight 93 that crashed in Pennsylvania on September 11, 2001), Charles Moose
(Montgomery County (Maryland) Police Chief – led investigation in Washington DC area sniper shootings October 2002), Tommy Norris (Medal of Honor winner for actions in Vietnam).

 

ASTRONAUTS/NASA

Joe Allen (Astronaut), Michael Collins (Astronaut), Jim Voss (Astronaut), Ronald Dittemore (NASA space shuttle program manager), William Kerslake (NASA)

 

MILITARY LEADERS

Denny Benchoff (3-star general), The Late Greg “Pappy” Boyington, General Charles C. Krulak, Rear Admiral, William J. McDaniel, George Patton, Al Rushotz, Retired Gen. Norman Schwartzkopf

 

BUSINESS LEADERS

Rocky Aoki (Benihana Restaurants), Scott Beck (Boston Market), James Bigger (Nestle), Ben Bishop (Bethlehem Steel), Dan Cathy (Chick-fil-a), John Filer (Aetna), Stephen Friedman (Goldman Sachs), Robert Hannan (Thrift Drug), Henry Kravis (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.), James Macalear (SMS Corp.), Ron McGruder (Olive Garden), Art Martori (Production Farm Management), David Pottruck (Charles Schwab), Edward Rust (State Farm), Arthur Rutzen (Wells Fargo), John Vaughan (Alco Standard)

 

NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE

Tim Krumrie, Ernie Ladd, Jess Lewis, Ray Lewis, Ronnie Lott, Kirk Loudermilk, Joel Mackovica, Steve Martin, Mickey Marvin, Napoleon McCallum, Mark McDonald, Chris McIntosh, Greg Meisner, Jim Nance, Lorenzo Neal, Stephen Neal, Jeremy Newberry, Chuck Noll, Leo Nomellini, Chuke Nwokoric, Jonathan Ogden, Irv Pankey, David Patten, Bob Pickens, Jim Plunkett, Dave Porter, Mike Pyle, Mike Reid, Eric Rhett, Brad St. Louis, Cory Schlesinger, Tony Siragusa, Fred Smerlas, Dave Szott, Kyle Turley, Rick Turnbull, Tommy Vardell, John Ward, Fred Weary, Charles White, Ricky Williams, Greg Wojochowski, Alex Karras