In The Beginning:
- Mike Gordon wrestled as himself and under a variety of names in the Deep South in the 1960s and 1970s..
- Mike Gordon was a mainstay at the historic Phoenix Madison Square Garden in the 1960s and 1970s..
- Mike Gordon threw up in the ring due to heat exhaustion at an outdoor show held in Arizona in the middle of summer!
- Mike Gordon had a long feud with Mexican wrestler Super Argo ending with him losing his beard in a “Beard vs Mask” match..
- Mike Gordon also wrestled but lost to some big names on TV tapings for various promotions..
- ~~~His opponents included Fred Curry, Bull Curry, The Sheik and in what had to be a mismatch of the century, Ernie Ladd..Retirement:
- 1989: Mike Gordon retired from wrestling..
- Mike Gordon is an avid fisherman and a major collector of country-western records, LP & EP..
- November 15, 2010: Maniac Mike Gordon died from a heart attack.