Ivan Koloff Net Worth

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Ivan Koloff Net Worth is
$14 Million

Mini Biography

Ivan Koloff was perhaps one of the most fearsome wrestlers from the 1970s and 1980s. Despite becoming billed to be from Russia, Ivan was in fact born and elevated near Montreal Canada. He started wrestling in the middle 1960’s beneath the name Crimson McNulty. Over time, he got the name of “The Russian Carry” Ivan Koloff. He got his first big break in the WWWF(which is currently referred to as WWE), that was owned by Vince McMahon Sr at that time. He wrestled there from 1969 until 1971, when on January 18th, he do the difficult when he defeat the famous Bruno Sammartino after his record near-8 yr reign as champ. From accounts of individuals who have been at Madison Square Backyard that evening, you might have heard a pin drop as enthusiasts were in circumstances of utter disbelief. He’d hold the name for just a little over three weeks, nevertheless, as he was defeated on Feb 8th 1971 by Pedro Morales. His tournament rein produced him a superstar all over the world. He still left the WWWF immediately after that reduction, but would go back to the Federation often during the period of another 12 years, primary eventing Madison Square Backyard against Bruno once again in 1975 in the 1st metal cage match ever kept in the building. He’d also continue to feud with WWF Champ Bob Backlund in the past due 70s and early 80s. He was in fact scheduled to earn the WWF Tournament a second amount of time in dec 1983, but a leg injury place him out of actions. The Iron Sheik finished up earning the belt, rather, and the others is history. Koloff became a fixture in the Mid-Atlantic area in the mid to later 80’s after he recovered from his leg injury. He gained the NWA Label Team Titles many times with companions Don Kernodle, Ray Stevens, Krusher Khruschev, and his “nephew” Nikita Koloff. His label group with Nikita was perhaps one of the most prominent of the middle 80s. That they had a very unforgettable feud using the renowned Street Warriors. After Nikita and Ivan parted methods, Ivan wrestled in singles competition against famous brands Dusty Rhodes, Sting, Lex Luger, Ric Flair, and Magnum TA among his Tag Group Name defenses. Ivan still left the NWA, which acquired become WCW, in early 1989. He retired from full-time competition in 1994 on the ripe age group of 52. Ivan Koloff was among wrestlings true greats for the twenty years he was at the top. He gained game titles and wrestled in bands all over the globe. His dethroning of Bruno Sammartino is among the most memorable occasions in wrestling background. He primary evented Madison Square Backyard on almost two dozen events between 1969 and 1983. He wrestled with and against a number of the all-time greats the activity of wrestling offers ever seen. He’s definitely another WWE Hall of Famer.

Known for movies

1Living in Greenville, North Carolina with his wife, Renae. He travels as an ordained minister performing wedding ceremonies and giving his life testimony [September 2007]
2Published author.
3Inducted into the Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2011.
4Former NWA Canadian Heavyweight Champion.
5On January 18, 1971, he defeated Bruno Sammartino, ending Bruno's 7-Year reign as WWWF champion.
6In September 1994, he retired from wrestling and briefly ran a wrestling school.
7Notable Title Wins Include: IWA International Heavyweight title (2); WWWF World Heavyweight title; IWA World Tag Team titles w/Maurice Vachon; NWA Mid-Atlantic Television title; WWA World Heavyweight title; NWA Florida Tag Team titles (5); NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight title; NWA Georgia Tag Team titles (7); NWA World Tag Team titles (3); NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight title (3); NWA Television title (3); NWA Canadian Heavyweight title; NWA World Six-Man Tag Team titles (5); NWA United States Tag Team titles (2); UWF Television title (1987); WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight title
8In December 14, 2002, he returned to the ring in Coastal Real Extreme Wrestling and defeated Marc Ash in a Russian chain match.


The Legion of Supervillains the Official Music Video2013Zombie
The History of the WWF Heavyweight Championship1987VideoIvan Koloff
WWF Grudge Matches1986VideoIvan Koloff
WCW World Championship Wrestling1985TV SeriesIvan Koloff
Best of the WWF Volume 31985VideoIvan Koloff
Biggest, Smallest, Strangest, Strongest!1985VideoIvan Koloff
WWF Championship Wrestling1983TV SeriesIvan Koloff


Ivan Koloff the Most Hated Man in America2003Video documentary stunts


Godzilla vs. Ghost Godzilla2004Short special thanks
Ivan Koloff the Most Hated Man in America2003Video documentary special thanks


The Resurrection of Jake the Snake2015DocumentaryHimself (uncredited)
The History of WWE: 50 Years of Sports Entertainment2013Video documentaryHimself
WrestleMania 292013TV SpecialHimself
WWE Hall of Fame 20132013TV SpecialHimself
Woo Mercy the Jimmy Valiant Experience2011DocumentaryHimself
Legends Never Die2006VideoHimself
WFP: Night of Superstars 42005VideoHimself
Ivan Koloff the Most Hated Man in America2003Video documentaryHimself
Eastern Championship Wrestling1993TV SeriesHimself
WCW Slamboree 19931993TV MovieHimself
Smoky Mountain Wrestling1992TV SeriesHimself
UWF Beach Brawl1991TV SpecialHimself
UWF Fury Hour1990-1991TV SeriesHimself
Starrcade1988TV SpecialHimself
Clash of the Champions IV: Season's Beatings1988TV MovieHimself
Clash of the Champions III: Fall Brawl1988TV MovieHimself
The Great American Bash1988TV SpecialHimself
Clash of the Champions1988TV SpecialHimself
NWA Bunkhouse Stampede1988TV MovieHimself
Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup1988VideoHimself
The Great American Bash1987TV MovieHimself
Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup1987VideoHimself
Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup1986VideoHimself - The Russians
Starrcade '85: The Gathering1985TV Special'The Russian Bear' Ivan Koloff
Starrcade1984TV SpecialHimself
World Championship Wrestling1984TV SeriesHimself
World Wrestling Federation1979TV SeriesHimself
WWF Championship Wrestling1975TV SeriesHimself
WCW Worldwide Wrestling1975TV SeriesHimself (1975; 1980-1990) (as 'The Russian Bear' Ivan Koloff)
Ivan Koloff the Russian Bear2015DocumentaryHimself

Archive Footage

WWE: Best of WWE at Madison Square Garden2013VideoHimself
WWE: The Best of WarGames2013VideoHimself
WWE: The Best of WCW Clash of the Champions2012VideoHimself
WWE: History of the World Heavyweight Championship2009Video documentaryHimself
WWE: Allied Powers - The World's Greatest Tag Teams2009VideoHimself
Starrcade: The Essential Collection2009Himself
Nature Boy Ric Flair: The Definitive Collection2008VideoHimself
The Most Powerful Families in Wrestling2007VideoHimself
WWE: The History of the WWE Championship2006VideoHimself
The American Dream: The Dusty Rhodes Story2006VideoHimself
Road Warriors: The Life and Death of Wrestling's Most Dominant Tag Team2005Video documentaryHimself
WWE Bloodbath: Wrestling's Most Incredible Steel Cage Matches2003VideoHimself
Eastern Championship Wrestling1993TV SeriesHimself


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