Denny Brown

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Denny Brown
Birth name Dennis Brown[1]
Born (1956-01-10) January 10, 1956 (age 61)
St. Petersburg, Florida, United States[1]
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) Denny Brown
Billed height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)[2]
Billed weight 231 lb (105 kg)[2]
Debut 1980[2]
Retired 1997[2]

Dennis Brown (born January 10, 1956) is an American retired professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Denny Brown.[1][2] He is best known for his appearances with the National Wrestling Alliance affiliates Championship Wrestling from Florida and Jim Crockett Promotions in the 1980s and with World Championship Wrestling in the 1990s.

Professional wrestling career[edit]

Brown debuted in 1980 in NWA Jim Crockett Promotions (NWA-JCP) as "Downtown" Denny Brown, after wrestling as a jobber for several years, Brown won the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Championship at Starrcade in 1984 from Mike Davis. When New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) withdrew their separate claim to the title, Brown was recognized as the undisputed champion in August 1985, he held the title three times over the following months, feuding with Nelson Royal, Gary Royal, Steve Regal and Lazer Tron.

Later in his career, Brown wrestled in Florida Championship Wrestling (FCW) and as a jobber in World Championship Wrestling (WCW) before retiring in 1997.

In wrestling[edit]

Championships and accomplishments[edit]

1NWA records are unclear as to where Brown was or what NWA affiliated promotion he was wrestling for when his first reign with the championship began.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Dave Meltzer (1986). The Wrestling Observer's Who's who in Pro Wrestling. Wrestling Observer. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "Denny Brown". Cagematch.de. Retrieved September 25, 2017. 
  3. ^ Harris M. Lentz III (21 October 2003). Biographical Dictionary of Professional Wrestling, 2d ed. McFarland. p. 282. ISBN 978-1-4766-0505-0. 

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