NWA and AWA Legend Gene Kiniski Passes Away at Age 81

Nick Paglino

SLAM! Sports is reporting that former NWA and AWA World Heavyweight Champion Gene Kiniski has passed away at the age of 81 after a long battle against cancer. The article notes that Kiniski made sure the article writer wrote the following when reporting his inevitable death: "When you spent a buck to see Kiniski, you got a ten dollar value."

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