Tallest Wrestler Ever, Former WWE & WCW Star, Dies At 44

Matt Boone

Jorge "Giant" Gonzalez, a former member of the Aregentina Olympic basketball team in the 1988 Olympics, known to wrestling fans from his runs in both WWE and WCW from 1990-93, passed away today in a San Martin, Arentina hospital today.

Gonzalez had a run in WCW as EL Gigante, along with a run in WWE as Giant Gonzalez (including an early loss on The Undertaker’s WrestleMania undefeated streak run) ,and stood a legitimate 7’6” and weighing around the 400 pound mark.

Gonzalez was 44 years of age.

 

 

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