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How Well Do You Know "Macho Man" Randy Savage?

"Macho Man" Randy Savage has been announced as this year's inductee into the WWE Hall of Fame. OOOOOOOOOH YEAH!

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  1. What is the Randy Savage's real name?

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    Lanny Randalph Poffo
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    Mario Peter Poffo
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    Randy Mario Poffo
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    Randall Mario Savage
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    Savage's full name is Randy Mario Poffo.

  2. What did Savage do before becoming a professional wrestler?

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    Minor league baseball player.
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    Major league baseball player.
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    A bodybuilder.
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    An actor for B-movies.
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    Savage played in the minor leagues for the Cincinnati Reds, the Chicago White Sox, and the St. Louis Cardinals affiliates.

  3. What was Savage's wrestling character when he first began his career in 1973?

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    A masked wrestler named "The Spider."
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    A trucker named "Randy Truck Stop."
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    "Macho Man" Randy Savage a.k.a. "Wrestling's Hottest Free Agent"
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    "The World's Strongest Man" Randy Savage
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    While wrestling for Georgia Championship Wrestling (GCW) and Championship Wrestling in Florida (CFW), Savage wore a mask and went by the name "The Spider."

  4. When did Savage first sign with WWE (then-WWF)?

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    1983
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    1986
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    1985
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    1981
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    Savage first signed with Vince McMahon and the WWE in 1985, and made his first appearance on "Tuesday Night Titans."

  5. Which manager did NOT offer their services to Savage when he first entered the WWE?

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    Miss Elizabeth
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    Bobby "The Brain" Heenan
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    Jimmy Hart
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    Jim Cornette
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    After several managers offered their services to Randy Savage, he eventually went with Miss Elizabeth, who he would marry in real life.

  6. What was the location of Savage's match versus George "The Animal" Steele at WrestleMania 2?

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    Uniondale, New York
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    Los Angeles
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    Rosemont, Illinois
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    San Antonio
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    WrestleMania 2 was held in three separate locations (Uniondale, Rosemont, and Los Angeles). Savage's match was held at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, New York.

  7. How did the match between Randy Savage and Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat end at WrestleMania III?

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    Steamboat won with a roll-up pin.
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    Savage won with an elbow drop from the top rope.
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    Steamboat won with a brutal dropkick.
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    Double count-out.
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    The match between Savage and Steamboat is considered to this day as one of the greatest matches of all-time. The match was given the 1987 "Match of the Year" by Pro Wrestling Illustrated and the Wrestling Observer.

  8. Who did Savage beat at WrestleMania IV to become the WWE Champion?

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    "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase
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    Hulk Hogan
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    Ultimate Warrior
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    Andre The Giant
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    After competing in a 14-man single-elimination tournament at WrestleMania IV for the WWE Championship, Savage won his first world title after defeating Ted DiBiase.

    After competing in a 14-man single-elimination tournament at WrestleMania IV for the WWE Championship, Savage won his first world title after defeating Ted DiBiase. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
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  9. What was the name of the tag-team formed by Hulk Hogan and Randy Savage?

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    The Hogan/Savage Connection
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    The Nation of Domination
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    The Mega Powers
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    The Masters of the Universe
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    "The Mega Powers" would form on an episode of "Saturday Night's Main Event" on October 3rd, 1987. Their eventual split would cause Savage to turn heel and face-off against Hogan at WrestleMania V two years later.

    "The Mega Powers" would form on an episode of "Saturday Night's Main Event" on October 3rd, 1987. Their eventual split would cause Savage to turn heel and face-off against Hogan at WrestleMania V two years later.
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  10. In his match against the Ultimate Warrior at WrestleMania VII, how many times in a row did Savage drop the elbow from the top rope?

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    4
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    5
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    6
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    3
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    After dropping five elbows off the top rope, Warrior still kicked out. Warrior would win the match after delivering three body tackles in a row.

    After dropping five elbows off the top rope, Warrior still kicked out. Warrior would win the match after delivering three body tackles in a row. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
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  11. How was the marriage ceremony between Savage and Miss Elizabeth billed at SummerSlam 1991?

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    "The Marriage of the Century"
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    "A Match Made in Heaven"
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    "The Ceremony of Ceremonies"
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    "The Ring of Rings"
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    Although Savage and Miss Elizabeth got "married" at SummerSlam in 1991, they had already been married in real-life since December 30, 1984.

  12. Who did Savage defeat in his final match for WWE?

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    Razor Ramon
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    Doink the Clown
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    "Stone Cold" Steve Austin
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    Crush
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    After serving as a color-commentator and a part-time wrestler, Savages final match was against Crush in a "Falls Count Anywhere" match at WrestleMania X. He would leave WWE and make his WCW debut on December 3, 1994.

    After serving as a color-commentator and a part-time wrestler, Savages final match was against Crush in a "Falls Count Anywhere" match at WrestleMania X. He would leave WWE and make his WCW debut on December 3, 1994.
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  13. Who helped Savage out of the ring after his match at the 1996 Bash at the Beach?

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    Sting
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    Lex Luger
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    Referee Charles Robinson
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    Diamond Dallas Page
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    Savage was involved in one of the most iconic moments in professional wrestling history: Hulk Hogan turning heel and forming the nWo alongside Kevin Nash and Scott Hall.

    Savage was involved in one of the most iconic moments in professional wrestling history: Hulk Hogan turning heel and forming the nWo alongside Kevin Nash and Scott Hall.
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  14. Who were the FIRST three members of nWo Wolfpac?

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    Randy Savage, Kevin Nash, Lex Luger
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    Randy Savage, Scott Hall, Kevin Nash
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    Randy Savage, Konnan, Kevin Nash
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    Randy Savage, Sting, Kevin Nash
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    After failing to defeat Hogan for the WCW Heavyweight Championship on an episode of Monday Nitro on April 8, 1997, Savage and Kevin Nash defected from the nWo to form their own faction: nWo Wolfpac. Konnan was one of the first members named.

    After failing to defeat Hogan for the WCW Heavyweight Championship on an episode of Monday Nitro on April 8, 1997, Savage and Kevin Nash defected from the nWo to form their own faction: nWo Wolfpac. Konnan was one of the first members named.
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  15. Who did Savage face at Road Wild 1999?

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    Jay Leno
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    Dennis Rodman
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    Hollywood Hogan
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    David Arquette
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    Yes. Savage faced Dennis Rodman. It was a terrible match. A porta-potty was involved.

    Yes. Savage faced Dennis Rodman. It was a terrible match. A porta-potty was involved. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
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  16. What was Savage's final appearance on WCW?

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    A "contract on a pole" match versus Curt Hennig.
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    A cage match versus Bret Hart
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    A 41-man battle royal.
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    A farewell match versus Goldberg.
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    Savage went out not with a bang, but with a whimper. He was last seen on an episode of WCW Thunder on May 3, 2000.

    Savage went out not with a bang, but with a whimper. He was last seen on an episode of WCW Thunder on May 3, 2000. Tap to play GIF Tap to play GIF
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  17. What was the name of the wrestler Savage played in the 2002 film Spider Man?

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    McGruff Sawbuzz
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    Bonesaw McGruff
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    Bonesaw McGraw
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    McGraw the Bonesaw Crusher
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    Savage played the role of Bonesaw McGraw, the wrestler Peter Parker defeats in a steel cage for $3000.

    Savage played the role of Bonesaw McGraw, the wrestler Peter Parker defeats in a steel cage for $3000.
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  18. What was Savage's legendary catchphrase for the Slim Jim commercials?

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    "SNAP INTO A SLIM JIM! YES! YES! YES!"
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    "STEP INTO A SLIM JIM! OOOOOOOOH YEAH!"
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    "BITE INTO A SLIM JIM! OOOOOOOOH YEAH!"
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    "SNAP INTO A SLIM JIM! OOOOOOOOH YEAH!"
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    Savage was the official spokesperson for the snack from the mid-'90s until 2000.

  19. Savage had his final match at what TNA pay-per-view?

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    Final Destination
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    Slammiversary
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    Turning Point
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    Bound for Glory
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    Savage's last match was held on December 5, 2004 in a six-man tag match.

    Savage's last match was held on December 5, 2004 in a six-man tag match.
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  20. What was the last WWE video game that Randy Savage promoted?

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    WWE SmackDown! vs. Raw (2003)
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    WWE Legends of WrestleMania (2009)
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    WWE All Stars (2011)
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    WWF WrestleMania: Steel Cage Challenge (1992)
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    Savage appeared in a promotional video for WWE All-Stars back in 2011.

    Savage appeared in a promotional video for WWE All-Stars back in 2011.
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  21. After Savage's death in 2011, what WWE superstar paid homage to him by wearing his WrestleMania III colors during a match?

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    Daniel Bryan
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    John Cena
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    CM Punk
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    Cesaro
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    Randy Savage died on May 20, 2011. On the following Monday Night Raw, WWE dedicated a tribute video to the fallen superstar and CM Punk wore the colors of his WrestleMania III ring attire.

    Randy Savage died on May 20, 2011. On the following Monday Night Raw, WWE dedicated a tribute video to the fallen superstar and CM Punk wore the colors of his WrestleMania III ring attire.
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