Richard Morgan Fliehr, known as Ric Flair, is an American professional wrestler manager and retired professional wrestler. Considered by some of his colleagues and journalists to be the greatest professional wrestler of all time, Flair has had a career spanning nearly 40 years. He is known for his tenure with Jim Crockett Promotion, World Championship Wrestling, World Wrestling Federation and Non-stop Wrestling. Much of his career has been spent on JCP and WCW, where he has won many trophies. Since the mid-1970s, he has used the nickname "Nature Boy". As a major à la carte attraction throughout her career, Flair made the spotlight 10 times for NWA / WCW's first annual event, Starrcade, while co-promoting its WWF partner. , WrestleMania, in 1992, after winning the Royal Rumble that year. PWI awarded him the six-time record wrestling award of the year, while the Wrestling Observer Newsletter named him the record wrestler eight times a year.
|Born||Richard Morgan Fliehr, February 25, 1949, Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.|
|Occupation||Professional wrestling manager, professional wrestler|
|Children||4, including David, Ashley and Reid|
|Relatives||Conrad Thompson (son-in-law)|
Widely considered one of the greatest professional wrestlers of all-time, he won 16 World Championships during his time competing in the NWA, WCW, and WWF. His professional career spanned from 1972 to 2012.
He was introduced to the wrestling business when he met the Vachon brothers while working as a lifeguard as a teenager.
He was also known by his ringname The Nature Boy.
He was adopted by Richard Reid Fliehr and Kathleen Virginia Kinsmiller. He has four children: David, Reid, Megan and Charlotte. His daughter Charlotte became the WWE's SmackDown Women's Champion in her first reign.
He had an ongoing rivalry with fellow wrestling legend Sting.
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