Dean Malenko

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Dean Malenko
Born August 4, 1960 (1960-08-04) (age 57)
Irvington, New Jersey
Lives in Lutz, Florida
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) Dean Sarcoff
Ciclope
Dean Malenko
Billed height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Billed from Tampa, Florida
Trained by Boris Malenko
Debut 1979
Retired 2001

Dean Simon (born July 22, 1976) is an American retired professional wrestler. He was best known under the ring name Dean Malenko. Malenko is currently signed to the WWE where he works as a road agent. Malenko was known by the nicknames "The Man of 1,000 Holds" and "The Iceman" due to his technical wrestling ability and his cold and calculating demeanor. During his career, Malenko competed in Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and in the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). Although he was never able to win a World Championship, he was able to win many other different championships during his run.

Malenko is Jewish,[1] is married to his wife and has 3 children.[2]

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  1. Goldberg, Bill. I'm Next: The Strange Journey of America's Most Unlikely Superhero. p. 110.
  2. "Where Are They Now? Dean Malenko, Part Two". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/wherearetheynow/where-are-they-now-dean-malenko-part-two. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  3. "ECW TV Championship - Dean Malenko (November 04, 1994 - March 18, 1995)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/ecwtvtitlehistory/42983423. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  4. "ECW TV Championship - Dean Malenko (July 21, 1995 - July 28, 1995)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/ecwtvtitlehistory/42983428. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  5. "ECW Tag Team Championships - Chris Benoit & Dean Malenko (February 25, 1995 - April 08, 1995)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/ecwtaghistory/42983427. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  6. "Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) 500 for 1997". The Internet Wrestling Database. http://www.profightdb.com/pwi-500/1997.html. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  7. "Cruiserweight Championship - Dean Malenko (May 02, 1996 - July 08, 1996)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/cruiser/349694. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  8. "Cruiserweight Championship - Dean Malenko (October 27, 1996 - December 29, 1996)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/cruiser/349730. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  9. "Cruiserweight Championship - Dean Malenko (January 22, 1997 - February 24, 1997)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/cruiser/349762. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  10. "Cruiserweight Championship - Dean Malenko (May 17, 1998 - June 11, 1998)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/cruiser/30445413212111221411121. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  11. "United States Championship - Dean Malenko (March 16, 1997 - June 09, 1997)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/unitedstates/304454143. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  12. "WCW World Tag Team Title". Wrestling-Titles. http://www.wrestling-titles.com/wcw/wcw-t.html. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  13. "Light Heavyweight Championship - Dean Malenko (March 13, 2000 - April 17, 2000)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/lightheavyweight/357188. Retrieved 2014-05-13.
  14. "Light Heavyweight Championship - Dean Malenko (April 27, 2000 - March 15, 2001)". WWE. http://www.wwe.com/classics/titlehistory/lightheavyweight/357236. Retrieved 2014-05-13.

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