Date of Birth:
George 'The Animal' Steele
16 April 1937
George 'The Animal' Steele played in 1 movies in the Biography, Comedy, Drama genres.
George 'The Animal' Steele got succeed with average imdb rating 8.1.
Former professional wrestler
His trademark in the ring was biting off turnbuckles.
After years of wrestling as a "heel," Steele turned good in the fall of 1985, wherein during a six-man tag-team match, his partners Khosrow Vaziri (Iron Sheik) and Josip Peruzovic (Nikolai Volkoff) turned against him. Fans took pity on Steele, who turned his character from a wild beast into a feral neanderthal-type who uttered one- and two-word sentences and evoked sympathy.
First wrestled as "The Student," a masked wrestler. A Pittsburgh, Pa., wrestling promoter gave Steele his most famous wrestling name, while fans nicknamed him "the Animal" for his naturally hairy body.
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