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Oliver Humperdink


Title History

  • Florida Heavyweight title;
  • Central States Television title;
  • Manager of the Year 1984;

Career Highlights

  • Oliver Humperdink (as Red Sutton) was a security guard and an usher in Minneapolis before he broke into the business.
  • Sir Oliver Humperdink is best known for his long run in the Florida territory..
  • 1982-83: Sir Oliver Humperdink also made a major impact on the Mid-Atlantic promotion..
  • 1985: Sir Oliver Humperdink had a very brief stint in Mid-South Wrestling..
  • Sir Oliver was the leader of the House of Humperdink faction in Central States in Kansas City.
  • ~~~~One of the main residents of the House of Humperdink was Lord Humongous, who was played by Sid Vicious.
  • ~~~~May 1985: Oliver led the Masked Nightmare to a three-month reign as North American Champion.
  • Sir Oliver Humperdink worked for the WWF in the 80s and managed Bam Bam Bigelow and Paul Orndorff.
  • February 3, 2011: John “Sir Oliver Humperdink” Sutton revealed he has been diagnosed with kidney cancer.
  • March 19, 2011: John “Sir Oliver Humperdink” Sutton passed away from cancer at the age of 62.
  • I’d like to say thank you very much to Sir Oliver Humperink for personally providing potions of the information found on his profile.

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January 16, 1949


Minneapolis, Minnesota




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