One of the known personalities in wrestling is known as “The Nature Boy”. Ric Flair is one of the wrestling personalities that has been liked and hated in his 36-year career in wrestling. The legacy and legend that Ric Flair left in the wrestling industry is a thing that is still being recognized today. Born on February 25, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee is Ric Flair. When Ric Flair started his career that he was the one that is a power brawling wrestler and weighed around 300 pounds. It is him though that has a charismatic personality and has a great ring endurance which made him known to the wrestling world. Over the span of his career that it is these things that became his trademark.
Becoming part of the elite wrestlers is what Ric Flair would become in the year 1978 during his heated rivalry with Buddy Rogers. It was also during this time that he has started to use his new name “The Nature Boy”. When you will take a look a Ric Flair during this time that he started sporting bleached blond hair, expensive suits, elegant jewelry, and astonishing custom robes. It is also the nature boy that has created the famous four-legged leg lock during this time.
The World Championship Wrestling is the one started by Ric Flair after Crockett left the NWA. It is with this one that he used his championship title to create a promotion. It is with this one that he has brought a number of superstars into his organization. It is with the new organization that he has that has brought in Sting, Barry Windam, Lex Luger, Terry Funk, and the Steiner Brothers. It was also Ric Flair that has a dispute with the WCW president Jim Herd which prompted him to leave the organization in the year 1991. It was Vince McMahon’s WWE that Ric Flair joined in which was also considered the main rival that they have during that time.
It is when he arrived at the WWE that he readily made his mark. Defeating Randy Savage was what Ric Flair was able to do when he defeated him at the 1992 Royal Rumble. It was in the Starrcade 1993 that he defeated Vader after returning in WCW. In the year 1994 that he was also the one that joined Hulk Hogan of the death match. It is Ric Flair that has maintained his popularity until the WWE bought out the WCW in the year 2001. It was then that Ric Flair’s career was then overshadowed by the newer talents that cane in the WWE. It is in the wrestling world that it is Ric Flair that as established his name as one of the legends.