Andre The Giant Biography

André René Roussimoff, best known as André the Giant, was a French professional wrestler and actor. His best-remembered acting role was that of Fezzik, the giant in the film The Princess Bride. His size was a result of gigantism caused by acromegaly, and led to him being called "The Eighth Wonder of the World".

In the World Wrestling Federation, André was a one-time WWF Champion and a one-time WWF World Tag Team Champion. In 1993, André was the inaugural inductee into the WWF Hall of Fame. Source: Wikipedia

Biography Snapshot
Name:
Andre The Giant
Full Name:
André René Roussimoff
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Wrestler, Actor
Date of Birth:
May 19, 1946
Astrological Sign:
Taurus
Date of Death:
January 27, 1993
Age at Death:
46
Cause of Death:
Gigantism, Myocardial infarction, Heart failure
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