Gene Okerlund Dies; Iconic WWE Announcer Was 76
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We have our first major celebrity death of 2019.

According to the WWE, beloved announcer "Mean" Gene Okerlund is no longer with us.

The legendary brodcaster, who conducted some of the best-known interviews in company history with such stalwarts as Hulk Hogan and Randy "Macho Man" Savage, was 76 years old.

In its statement, the WWE did not say exactly when or how Okerlund passed away, simply writing as a tribute:

"WWE is saddened to learn that WWE Hall of Famer Gene Okerlund, the most...


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