Hulk Hogan

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Hulk Hogan
Hogan on the April 7, 2014 episode of Raw
Born (1953-08-11) August 11, 1953 (age 65)
Augusta, Georgia
Lives in Tampa, Florida
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) The Super Destroyer
Sterling Golden
Terry Boulder
Incredible Hulk Hogan
Terry "Hulk" Hogan
Hulk Hogan
Hulk Machine
Immortal Hulk Hogan
Hollywood Hulk Hogan
Hollywood Hogan
Mr. America
Billed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)[1]
Billed from Venice Beach, California[1]
Washington, D.C. (as Mr. America)[2]
Hollywood, California (as Hollywood Hogan)
Trained by Hiro Matsuda
Debut August 10, 1977
Retired November 3, 2011

Terry Gene Bollea (born August 11, 1953), better known by his ring name as Hulk Hogan, is an American semi-retired pro wrestler and actor.

He is best known for his time in World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment, World Championship Wrestling and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. He is a six-time WWF/E Champion and six-time WCW World Heavyweight Champion.

His first match in Japan was in May 1980 for New Japan Pro Wrestling. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by Sylvester Stallone in 2005.[3]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Hulk Hogan's Bio". WWE. Retrieved 2008-04-12.
  2. Judgment Day 2003 (DVD). WWE Home Video. 2003.
  3. "Hulk Hogan". WWE. Retrieved 2013-11-23.

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