Wrestling fans are saddened by the sudden passing of WWE superstar Razor Ramon. He was 63.
Born Scott Hall in 1958, he rose to fame in the 1990s under the persona Razor Ramon after signing with the WWF in 1992 where he went on the become a four-time Intercontinental Champion. Razor Ramon departed the WWF and went to the WCW in 1996, where he founded the New World Order (nWo) along with Kevin Nash and Hulk Hogan (who reinvented himself as Hollywood Hogan. In the company, he became a two-time WCW United States Heavyweight Champion, a one-time WCW World Television Champion, and a nine-time WCW World Tag Team Champion. He would make his return to WWE (formerly WWF) for a short stint in 2002.
Razor Ramon spent the rest of his career wrestling for various promotions, such as Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW), New Japan Pro-Wrestling (NJPW), and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), where he held the TNA World Tag Team Championship once, with Kevin Nash and Eric Young. Though he has never won a championship title in a major promotion, Hall has won the WWC Universal Heavyweight Championship and the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Championship. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame both as a singles competitor and team competitor in 2014 and 2020 respectively.
Scott Hall was admitted to the hospital after falling and breaking his hip in March 2022. A blood clot had developed and went to his heart, causing him to have three heart attacks. Hall was placed in live support over the weekend until he was taken off March 14, 2022. Sadly, he died later that day.
Scott Hall will be always remembered for giving us Razor Ramon, a wrestler known for his swagger and stylish flamboyancy. A bad boy everyone loved deeply.
WWE is saddened to learn that two-time WWE Hall of Famer Scott Hall has passed away.— WWE (@WWE) March 15, 2022
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