When it is wrestling that you will be taking a look at that it is “The Nature Boy” that is one of them. Ric Flair is one of the wrestling personalities that has been liked and hated in his 36-year career in wrestling. The legacy and legend that Ric Flair left in the wrestling industry is a thing that is still being recognized today. It is Ric Flair that was born in Memphis, Tennessee on February 25, 1949. A wrestler that weighed around 300 pounds and is basically a power brawler wrestler is how Ric Flair started his career. Among the wrestling world, he was known for his charismatic personality and ring endurance. Over the span of his career that it is these things that became his trademark.
It is in the year 1978 that Ric Flair has started to become an elite wrestler and was having a heated rivalry with Buddy Rogers. It is also during this time that he had become “The Nature Boy”. When you will take a look a Ric Flair during this time that he started sporting bleached blond hair, expensive suits, elegant jewelry, and astonishing custom robes. It is also here where he to created his trademark move which is the four-legged leg lock.
After Crockett left the NWA that it was Ric Flair that has started the World Championship Wrestling. For him to create a promotion that he has used his world championship title. It is with this one that he has brought a number of superstars into his organization. Different wrestling superstars like Sting, Barry Windam, Lex Luger, Terry Funk, and the Steiner Brothers were brought in by Ric Flair. Right after he had a dispute with WCW president Jim Herd that it is also the reason that he left the organization in the year 1991. It was Vince McMahon’s WWE that Ric Flair joined in which was also considered the main rival that they have during that time.
By the time that Ric Flair has joined the WWE that he immediately made a mark on it. It was in the 1992 Royal Rumble that he defeated Randy Savage. It was in the Starrcade 1993 that he defeated Vader after returning in WCW. It was in the year 1994 that he participated in the deathmatch that involved Hulk Hogan. It is Ric Flair that has maintained his popularity until the WWE bought out the WCW in the year 2001. When the new talents came in the WWE that Ric Flair’s career was overshadowed. Regardless of that it is still the nature boy that has established his name in the wrestling world.