When It Was Cool Wrestling

When It Was Cool Wrestling


Looking for pro wrestling history? WWE, WCW, NWA, AEW, NXT, NJPW, Impact, ROH, AWA, ECW, and much more. Karl Stern (DragonKingKarl) is a pro wrestling historian who has produced the DragonKingKarl Classic Wrestling Audio Show for over 10 years at Wrestling Observer. He is currently putting together the massive Ultimate History of Pro Wrestling Zone at When It Was Cool. This is the free version of some of the pro wrestling podcasts we produce at When It Was Cool. The vast majority of it is available early to Patreon supporters and there are over 1000 shows available for subscribers. Enjoy these free shows for a deep dive into pro wrestling history and we hope if you enjoy these shows you will become a Patreon supporter and gain access to many others.

Join pro wrestling historian Karl Stern as he discusses the life and career of one of his favorite wrestlers Steve Dr. Death Williams! A legend in the Mid-South for Bill Watts and later one of the best Americans in Japan during the peak of the glory days of All-Japan Pro Wrestling. A legit wrestler who crossed over into a pro wrestling great and superstar in Japan.

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