Profile last updated by: David Buckler

Jacques Rougeau Sr.

Jacque Sr

Title History

  • IWA (Montreal) International Tag Team titles w/Gino Brito (May 1972);
  • IWA (Montreal) International Heavyweight title defeating The Sheik (July 1972);
  • IWA (Montreal) International Heavyweight title Awarded (1973);
  • NWF (Buffalo/Cleveland) World Tag Team titles w/Johnny Powers won a tournament (1973);
  • IWA (Montreal) International Heavyweight title Awarded (January 1973);
  • NWF (Buffalo/Cleveland) Heavyweight title defeating Waldo Von Erich [Tournament] (January 24, 1973);
  • IWA (Montreal) International Heavyweight title defeating Tiger Jeet Singh (1974);

Career Highlights

  • Jacques Rougeau, Sr. started wrestling in 1956 with his brother, Johnny Rougeau.
  • 1973: Dick Taylor defeated Jacqued Rougeau Sr. for the All Star Wrestling Heavyweight title..
  • ~~~For the rematch at the Montreal Forum, where 21 000 people expecting the big match, Taylor didn’t show up..
  • ~~~Johnny & Jacques Rougeau & The Leduc Brothers found Dick Taylor the next day in a local bar..
  • ~~~They wanted to talk to Taylor, but Taylor thought he was about to get jumped, so he went at them first!
  • ~~~Dick Taylor got a beating, then no-showed his court date where the 4 defendants were found NOT GUILTY.
  • Jacques Rougeau, Sr. had feuds with Abdullah the Butcher, Alexis Smirnoff, Don Leo Jonathan and The Sheik.
  • Jacques Rougeau, Sr. retired in 1986.