The statement detailed Rocky's career, which began in the mid-1960s, leading him to the WWE in 1983 before his 1991 retirement. Post-retirement, Johnson would go on to have a hand in training his son, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
Johnson was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by his son in 2008.
As of the time of writing, no cause of death has been revealed, and Rocky's family - including Dwayne - have not yet commented publicly on the news.
He wrote: "I am so sorry to hear of the passing of the great Rocky Johnson". In June 2018, Dwayne paid tribute to his father on Instagram and thanking him for teaching him how to be a father to his own three daughters. While he got started with singles matches against wrestlers like Greg Valentine, he broke through when he teamed up with Tony Atlas to form the tag team "The Soul Patrol".
West Yorkshire Police said Khan was held on Tuesday following an operation involving the National Crime Agency and local partners. A man wanted in connection with the murder of a Bradford police officer nearly 15 years ago has been arrested in Pakistan .
The coastal city of Tarragona, with its 800,000 residents, is located some 115 kilometers (71 miles) southwest of Barcelona. Interior department chief Miquel Buch tweeted that the fire was not toxic but he advised residents to remain inside.
It is with your encouragement, particularly over the last few years, that we feel prepared to make this adjustment". Both Kate and Prince William have another outing planned amid all the Meghan and Harry madness.
Twenty-three years later, they found that 2,200 people, or 19.4% of their participants, had developed heart irregularities. In addition, until now, the specific association between vital exhaustion and atrial fibrillation had not been evaluated.
Yet research has previously shown that such a divide has less to do with age and more to do with health care (or lack thereof). A new study found that those who are richest live much more years without disabilities than those who are poorest.
Celebrated director Spike Lee was announced as Jury President of upcoming Cannes Film Festival on Tuesday morning. Lee, 62, said he was "shocked, happy, surprised and proud all at the same time" to make history.
The Golden Knights also announced the hiring of former San Jose Sharks bench boss, Pete DeBoer as the new head coach in Vegas. However, they trail the Arizona Coyotes by just three points for the lead in the crowded Pacific Division.
However, what was most interesting about the meeting is the questions it left unanswered about the links between the two worlds. Miller has also been seen in Justice League and Suicide Squad and is expected to have his own movie on the way.
He's Back: Larry Fitzgerald Returns To Play In 2020
After 16 seasons, Fitzgerald sits in second behind only the great Jerry Rice with 1,378 catches and 17,083 yards in his career. He has been named to 11 Pro Bowls and has twice led the National Football League in both receptions and receiving touchdowns.
Cancer Death Rates Have Declined in the US
Over the past few years, the reduced number of mortalities has driven progress in the massive battle against cancer overall. The report published on Wednesday shows that the mortality rates have also decreased by 29 percent between 1991 and 2017.
Former NFL WR Chad Johnson Trying Out As Kicker In XFL
But the 42-year-old who used to prefer the nickname "OchoCinco" isn't attempting a comeback as a receiver, but rather as a kicker. Johnson hinted that his ultimate dream would be to eventually return to the National Football League as a kicker .
US, China set to sign vital trade truce
The administration also called the agreement the first steps to provide "protections for American innovators and inventors". Wednesday's agreement also cuts in half additional tariffs for about $110 billion in other items.
Grippe : l'épidémie a commencé
Santé publique France rappelle que la vaccination est la meilleure façon de se protéger de la grippe et de ses complications. Les trois-quarts des malades présentant des facteurs de risques n'étaient pas vaccinés .