“The nature boy” is one of the widely known personalities when you will talk about wrestling. In hs 36 years in wrestling that it is Ric Flair that has experienced being hated and loved. The legacy and legend that Ric Flair left in the wrestling industry is a thing that is still being recognized today. Born on February 25, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee is Ric Flair. He started his career as a power brawling wrestler and was nearly 300 pounds. Among the wrestling world, he was known for his charismatic personality and ring endurance. It is also these things that have become his trademark over the span of his career.
When Ric Flair has started his heated rivalry with Buddy Rogers in the year 1978 that it was also the time that he was able to become part of the elite wrestlers. 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 the nature boy that has created the famous four-legged leg lock during this time.
The World Championship Wrestling is the one started by Ric Flair after Crockett left the NWA. For him to create a promotion that he has used his world championship title. With the help of his new organization that it was also him that has brought numerous superstars in. It is with the new organization that he has that has brought in Sting, Barry Windam, Lex Luger, Terry Funk, and the Steiner Brothers. 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. Defeating Randy Savage was what Ric Flair was able to do when he defeated him at the 1992 Royal Rumble. When the year 1993 arrived that it is Ric Flair that returned it the WCW and defeated Vader to get title form him at the Starrcade 1993. 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. It was then that Ric Flair’s career was then overshadowed by the newer talents that cane in the WWE. It is in the wrestling world that it is Ric Flair that as established his name as one of the legends.