Oct 15, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real name: Freddie Joe Brisco
Weight: 232 lbs.
Date of birth: September 21, 1941
From: Blackwell, OK
Pro debut: 1965
- On February 11, 1969, Brisco defeated Missouri Mauler to win the NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight title.
- Brisco captured the NWA Florida Television Championship on November 27, 1970.
- On February 16, 1971, the Briscos teamed up to win the NWA Florida Tag Team Championship.
- On June 13, 1972, Brisco defeated Paul Jones for the NWA Florida Brass Knuckles title.
- Brisco defeated Harley Race in Houston, TX, on July 20, 1973, to capture the NWA World Heavyweight title.
- After dropping the NWA title to Giant Baba, Brisco regain the title on December 8, 1974 in Toyohashi, Japan.
- Jack and his brother, Gerald were announced as inductees to the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2008.