Former US Wrestler Ultimate Warrior Dies

Former US wrestling star Ultimate Warrior has died, just days after being inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Inc Hall of Fame.

The WWE released a statement on its website saying: 

WWE is shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one of the most iconic WWE Superstars ever, The Ultimate Warrior.

James Hellwig started his career in 1987,  then famously defeating Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania VI to become a WWE Champion.

Ultimate Warrior, back in the days when it was cool to paint your face

Ultimate Warrior, back in the days when it was cool to paint your face

He became a Hall of Famer on 5 April.

We posted this because we are a bit nostalgic and we used to watch wrestling back in the days. And he was  a pretty awesome entertainer.

Thank you for the memories.

He was 54.

With information from Reuters