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Famous Americans Who Wrestled

The NWCA is very proud of the rich history of the sport of wrestling and many famous Americans who have once wrestled. Many of these famous wrestlers have attributed their success in their fields to the sport of wrestling. These famous Americans are from the political, business, entertainment and professional sports worlds.

U.S. SENAT0RS

Lincoln Chafee (Senator RI) Photo: Public Domain
Paul Wellstone (Senator MN) Image Courtesy of United States Senate

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Jim Jordon (Congressman OH) Image Courtesy of: United States Congress
Carl Albert (Former Speaker of the House) 
 Photo Public Domain

SECRETARY OF DEFENSE

WHITE HOUSE STAFF

ENTERTAINERS

SCIENTIST

Neil deGrasse Tyson Photo by: NASA/Bill Ingalls

ATHLETES IN OTHER SPORTS

Charles Davies (Soccer) Photo by: Paul Frederiksen
Kyle Beckerman (Soccer) Photo by: Julie Harper
Pat Day (Jockey) Photo by: David Ohmer
Jimmy Pedro (Judo) Image Courtesy of: Fuji Sports
Kevin Harvick (Auto Racing) Image Courtesy of: Getty Images
Sage Karam (Auto Racing) Image Courtesy of: State Farm
Brett Butler (Baseball) Photo by: Gabriel Cervantes