Bam Bam Bigelow

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Scott Bigelow
Bigelow in October 1994
BornSeptember 1, 1961
Asbury Park, New Jersey
DiedJanuary 19, 2007
Hudson, Florida
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s)Bam Bam Bigelow,
Bruce Bigelow,
Crusher Bam Bam Bigelow,[1]
Crusher Yurkof
Billed height6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Billed weight360 lb (160 kg)
Billed fromAsbury Park, New Jersey
Trained byLarry Sharpe
DebutAugust 23, 1985

Scott Charles Bigelow (September 1, 1961 - January 19, 2007) was an American professional wrestler. He was more commonly known as Bam Bam Bigelow. He was famous for his time in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) (now World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) ) and World Championship Wrestling (WCW) in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

Death[change | change source]

On the morning of January 19, 2007, Bigelow was found dead in his home at about 10:00 A.M. in Hudson, Florida.[2] He was 45 years old. At the time of his death, Bigelow had been suffering from an infection and diabetes.[3] He was 45 years old. The autopsy results showed that Bigelow's death was due to multiple drugs found in his system including toxic levels of cocaine and an anti-anxiety drug.[4] Bigelow was also suffering from a heart problem.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. Ring names/nicknames from his profile at
  2. "Scott "Bam Bam" Bigelow passes away". Archived from the original on 2007-01-26. Retrieved 2007-03-11.
  3. "Ex-pro wrestler 'Bam Bam' Bigelow dies". Archived from the original on 2007-01-26. Retrieved 2007-01-26.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Wrestler's death a familiar story By Mike Mooneyham. Sunday, March 22, 2009.

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