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. It is until today that the legacy and legend that he has left in wrestling is still being recognized today. Born on February 25, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee is Ric Flair. He started his career as a power brawling wrestler and was nearly 300 pounds. Among the wrestling world, he was known for his charismatic personality and ring endurance. Over the span of his career that it is these things that became his trademark.
When Ric Flair has started his heated rivalry with Buddy Rogers in the year 1978 that it was also the time that he was able to become part of the elite wrestlers. It is also during this time that he had become “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.
After Crockett left the NWA that it was Ric Flair that has started the World Championship Wrestling. For him to create a promotion that he has used his world championship title. With the help of his new organization that it was also him that has brought numerous superstars in. When you will take a look at the new organization that Ric Flair has created that he has brought numerous superstars into it like Sting, Barry Windam, Lex Luger, Terry Funk, and the Steiner Brothers. Right after he had a dispute with WCW president Jim Herd that it is also the reason that he left the organization in the year 1991. It was the Ric Flair that joined the main rival which is Vince McMahon’s WWE.
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 was in the year 2001 that WWE buying to WCW but Ric Flair still maintained his popularity. It was then that Ric Flair’s career was then overshadowed by the newer talents that cane in the WWE. Regardless of that it is still the nature boy that has established his name in the wrestling world.