Arnold Skaaland

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Arnold Skaaland
Ring name(s) Arnold Skaaland
Bobby Weaver
Billed height 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)
Billed weight 240 lb (110 kg)
Born January 21, 1925(1925-01-21)
White Plains, New York
Died March 13, 2007(2007-03-13) (aged 82)
White Plains, New York
Billed from White Plains, New York
Debut 1946
Retired 1978

Arnold Skaaland (January 21, 1925 – March 13, 2007) was an American professional wrestler and professional wrestling manager who was best known for wrestling and managing with the World Wide Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Federation. He was nicknamed "The Golden Boy". During his managing career, he managed Bob Backlund, Tony Parisi, Bruno Sammartino and Rick McGraw. He was inducted into the WWF Hall of Fame in 1994 by Bob Backlund.

Championships[change | edit source]

Skaaland held many championships during his professional wrestling career:

  • Cauliflower Alley Club
  • Other honoree (1994)
  • He was named "PWI Manager of the Year" in 1978 and 1979.

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