Gene Okerlund Professional wrestling announcer

Gene Okerlund is a 76 years old Professional wrestling announcer from Sisseton, South Dakota. Gene Okerlund was born on November 29, 1942 (died on January 02, 2019, he was 76 years old) in Sisseton, South Dakota as Eugene Arthur Okerlund.

Gene Okerlund



Eugene Mean Gene Okerlund is a semi-retired American professional wrestling interviewer and announcer. He is best known for his work in the World Wrestling Federation and World Championship Wrestling. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2006 by Hulk Hogan. He is currently signed to lifetime employment with WWE and works for promotional programs mostly for WWE Classics On Demand programming and occasionally makes special appearances on TV shows.
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His real name:
Birth name of Gene Okerlund is Eugene Arthur Okerlund
Is Gene Okerlund still alive?

No, he died on 01/02/2019, 3 years ago. He was 76 years old when he died. Cause of death: respiratory failure. He died in Sarasota



He had one child, Todd (57, American ice hockey player) . When his first child, Todd Okerlund, was born, Gene Okerlund was 21 years old.

Gene Okerlund net worth

He had a net worth of 9 million dollars.


Gene Okerlund Movies (17)

There are 17 movies of Gene Okerlund.

His first feature film was Repossessed (1990, as Himself). He was 47 when he starred in this movie. Since 1990, he has appeared in 17 feature films. The last one is WWE: Wrestlemania Recall (2005). .

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Gene Okerlund movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Gene Okerlund TV Shows (13)

His first TV Show was The A-Team (1983).

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Awards (2)

Awarded WWE Hall of Fame in 2005 , awarded Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame in 2015 ,


He graduated from University Of Nebraska–Lincoln

What was Gene's zodiac sign?

Gene Okerlund zodiac sign was sagittarius.

How tall was Gene Okerlund?

He was 5′9″ ft tall, which is equal to 1.75 meters.

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