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Leroy Brown (2)


Title History

 

  • NWA Texas Tag Team titles w/Killer Brooks defeating Al Madril & Jose Lothario (March 31, 1978);
  • NWA (Los Angeles) Americas Heavyweight title defeating Chavo Guerrero Sr. (April 26, 1979);
  • NWA (Los Angeles) Americas Tag Team titles w/Allen Coage defeating Hector & Mando Guerrero (August 4, 1979);
  • NWA (Florida) Southern Heavyweight title defeating Sweet Brown Sugar (aka Skip Young) (November 24, 1979);
  • Mid South Tag Team titles w/Ernie Ladd defeating Terry Orndorff & Junkyard Dog (November ??, 1980);
  • Mid South Tag Team titles w/Ernie Ladd defeating Killer Karl Kox & Junkyard Dog (Febuary 1, 1981);
  • NWA Mid Atlantic Television title by winning a Battle Royal (November 27, 1982);
  • NWA (Florida) Global Tag Team titles w/Kareem Mohammad defeating Scott McGhee & Mike Graham (July 31, 1983);
  • NWA (Florida) United States Tag Team titles w/Kareem Mohammad by winning a Tournament (September ??, 1983);
  • AWA Southern Tag Team titles w/Kareem Mohammad defeating Sweet Brown Sugar & Norvell Austin (January 31, 1984);
  • AWA Southern Tag Team titles w/Kareem Mohammad defeating Sweet Brown Sugar & Norvell Austin (Febuary 14, 1984);
  • UWF (Mid South) World Tag Team titles w/Bill Irwin defeating Jack Victory & John Tatum (November 9, 1986);

 

Career Highlights

 

  • Leroy Brown got his ring name from the Jim Croce song “Bad, Bad Leroy Brown” – which he used as his theme song!..
  • Leroy Brown had a few famous confrontations with “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair in several arm wrestling competitions..
  • Leroy Brown worked under the name “Elijah Akeem” as a member of the Zambuie Express along with Kareem Mohammad..
  • 1988: Leroy Brown died at the age of 37 in Savannah, Georgia..