Bruno Sammartino, R.I.P. – Cause of Death, Date of Death, Age and Birthday

The Wrestler Bruno Sammartino passed away at age 82; this age of death has to be considered impressive. What was the cause of death? Below is all you want to know regarding the death of Bruno Sammartino and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Hall of fame WWE champion who was one of the wrestling promotion’s first superstars.

He had three children with his wife Carol, and several grandchildren.

How did Bruno Sammartino die?

Bruno Sammartino's death was caused by Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome.

Information about the death of Bruno Sammartino
Cause of deathMultiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome
Age of death82 years
ProfessionWrestler
BirthdayOctober 6, 1935
Death dateApril 18, 2018
Place of deathPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of burialChrist Our Redeemer Catholic Cemetery Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA

Quotes by Bruno Sammartino

They said Babe Ruth built Yankee Stadium and Bruno Sammartino built the Garden. It always was my favorite place.

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Wrestling is how I made my living and supported my family, but it’s over. I don’t want anything to do with it anymore.

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I sweat an awful lot.

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When I broke my neck, I was told that I came within a millimeter of dying or being paralyzed from the neck down. When it happened, I was numb on one side. In spite of how serious they were telling me it was, I never took it seriously. I kept saying it’s going to be OK, I trained too hard to get hurt. Which is silly.

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I had a lot of my success due to appearing at the Garden. I wrestled there over 200 times, it’s where I won the title, and it’s where I picked up 630-plus pounds of Haystacks Calhoun.

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