Ric Flair is a retired American professional wrestler, born on February 25, 1949, in Memphis, Tennessee. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest wrestlers of all time and is known for his charismatic personality, flamboyant wardrobe, and his signature “Wooo!” catchphrase.
Flair began his wrestling career in the early 1970s and quickly became a star in the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA), where he won multiple championships and established himself as one of the top wrestlers in the world. He later joined World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and then the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, now WWE), where he continued to compete at the highest level and become a fan favorite.
Throughout his career, Flair was known for his legendary rivalries with other wrestling icons such as Harley Race, Dusty Rhodes, Sting, and Ricky Steamboat. He also won numerous championships, including 16 world titles recognized by WWE, making him one of the most decorated wrestlers in history.
Flair’s retirement match took place in 2008, but he has continued to make occasional appearances in wrestling events and has been inducted into multiple halls of fame, including the WWE Hall of Fame, the NWA Hall of Fame, and the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame.
Outside of wrestling, Flair has made appearances in TV shows and movies, and has also been involved in various business ventures. He remains a beloved figure in the wrestling community and continues to be remembered as one of the greatest wrestlers of all time.