George "The Animal" Steele || Born William James Myers on April 16, 1937 in Detroit, MI || Died February 16, 2017 in Coco Beach, FL (79) from kidney failure || Larger than life personality known for his infamous green tongue and for destroying the turnbuckles in the ring || Inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 1995 #WWE #WWEHOF #RIP
Intelligent, well-spoken James Myers worked as a PE teacher at a high school in Michigan. During the summers, however, he worked in NY as George "The Animal" Steele. For 20 years, nobody around him knew he was a famous wrestler.
WWE Wrestler George 'The Animal' Steele Passes Away at 79
Former turnbuckle biter George 'The Animal' Steele, dies
Classic picture of WWE Hall of Fame legend George "The Animal" Steele (William James Myers) and his wife Pat. The couple were married in 1956 and had three children. Unfortunately, Steele passed away in February 2017 from kidney failure #WWE #WWEHOF #wwecouples #wwewives #RIP
Classic photo of the late WWE Hall of Fame legend George "The Animal" Steele (William James Myers) with his wife Pat and their children Randy, Dennis, and Felicia #WWE #WWEHOF #wwecouples #wwewives #wwefamilies #wwekids #RIP