Eddie Graham was the owner and genius behind the success of the Florida Territory. The foundation of his territory was built on wrestling and credibility of the wrestlers who worked for him. If you wanted to break into the wrestling business in Florida, You had to prove yourself as a wrestler first.
Jeff Wilen of the Daytona Beach News-Journal reports the following about Mike Graham‘s death:
Mike Graham, whose real name was Michael Gossett, died at 61 in Daytona Beach while visiting for Biketoberfest.
Graham lived in Indian Rocks Beach (near Clearwater) in Pinellas County, Fla.