Jimmy Snuka

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: John Heard, Bennington, George Romero, Landau Add To Quickly Growing List

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: John Heard, Bennington, George Romero, Landau Add To Quickly Growing List

While 2016 had to be one of the worst years ever for the great number of celebrity deaths, 2017 is surely trying to sadly compete with it. In the past two weeks alone, the number of celebrities who have died in 2017 has grown far too quickly with the losses of John Heard, Martin Landau, […]

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Audioslave Lead Singer And Fox News Founder Add To Ever Growing List

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Audioslave Lead Singer And Fox News Founder Add To Ever Growing List

It was a sad night as two celebrity deaths are now being added to the 2017 list that is starting to grow at an alarming rate. After finishing his final performance ever with a song about death, Soundgarden and Audioslave lead singer Chris Cornell unexpectedly and suddenly died. As news began breaking about his passing, […]

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Erin Moran’s Mysterious Death Adds To Quickly Growing List

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Erin Moran’s Mysterious Death Adds To Quickly Growing List

Over the weekend, the world lost yet another beautiful face from the past as Erin Moran died at the young age of 56. No one is denying that 2016 was quite possibly one of the worst 12-month periods in history for the incredible amount of losses due to celebrity deaths, but 2017 is picking up […]

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Don Rickles’ Death Takes Humor Out Of The World And Adds To Growing List

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Don Rickles’ Death Takes Humor Out Of The World And Adds To Growing List

On Thursday, the world lost one of the funniest people on the face of the planet as Don Rickles passed away at the age of 90, and he is far from the only celebrity who has died in 2017. Last year was probably one of the worst 12-month periods ever for heartbreaking losses due to […]

On The Undertaker’s Retirement At WWE ‘WrestleMania 33,’ His Best Ever Matches

On The Undertaker’s Retirement At WWE ‘WrestleMania 33,’ His Best Ever Matches

The Undertaker is quite simply the biggest name of them all when it comes to the WWE and to professional wrestling in general. The fact that almost all the reporting on last night’s WrestleMania 33 is about The Undertaker’s retirement speaks volumes about The Deadman’s popularity. Of course, many in the WWE universe will lament […]

WWE News: WWE Women’s Star Returns To Single’s Competition After Over A Year

WWE News: WWE Women’s Star Returns To Single’s Competition After Over A Year

SmackDown Live has added a veteran competitor to the roster. 39-year-old Tamina Snuka has been absent from WWE television for nearly a year, after undergoing knee surgery to repair torn ligaments in the spring of 2016. While she competed in a number of tag team matches in early 2016, her last single’s match was last […]

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Bill Paxton Sadly Adds To The Growing List

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Bill Paxton Sadly Adds To The Growing List

The world lost a great name on Saturday as actor Bill Paxton passed away due to complications from surgery and he adds to the quickly growing list of celebrities who have died in 2017. In 2016, the ultimate and end-all list of celebrity deaths was far too long for anyone’s liking and this year, it […]

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Mary Tyler Moore Adds To The List That Is Nowhere Near As Bad As 2016

Celebrities Who Have Died In 2017: Mary Tyler Moore Adds To The List That Is Nowhere Near As Bad As 2016

The world really couldn’t wait for 2016 to end for a large number of reasons, but one of the biggest was the insane amount of celebrity deaths. From the worlds of entertainment, music, movies, sports, politics, and just great figures…2016 was an awful year as so many greats passed. Thankfully, 2017 has not been nearly […]

WWE News: Jim Ross Apologizes For Jimmy Snuka Comments After WWE Tribute Video

WWE News: Jim Ross Apologizes For Jimmy Snuka Comments After WWE Tribute Video

After Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka died, the WWE posted a video tribute to the WWE legend, including statements by a number of WWE superstars, as well as Snuka’s own daughter, Tamina. Many fans felt that the tribute video was disrespectful since Snuka was accused of murdering a woman 30 years ago. On his podcast, WWE Hall […]

WWE Stars Remember The Life Of Superfly Jimmy Snuka

WWE Stars Remember The Life Of Superfly Jimmy Snuka

When the recent legal problems began for Superfly Jimmy Snuka, the WWE distanced itself from the WWE Hall of Fame superstar. A case that was over three decades old was reopened, and Snuka was facing murder charges stemming from the death of his former girlfriend Nancy Argentino in 1983. Those charges were dropped two weeks […]

WWE News: Mick Foley Posts Touching Tribute To Jimmy Snuka Following Wrestler’s Death

WWE News: Mick Foley Posts Touching Tribute To Jimmy Snuka Following Wrestler’s Death

Jimmy Snuka’s death on Sunday afternoon at the age of 73 brought great sadness not only to his old WWE colleagues and today’s crop of Superstars, but also to his many fans from around the world. One of those fans is Snuka’s fellow WWE Hall of Famer Mick Foley, who has always credited “Superfly” for […]

WWE News: Pro Wrestling Legends React To The Death Of ‘Superfly’ Jimmy Snuka

WWE News: Pro Wrestling Legends React To The Death Of ‘Superfly’ Jimmy Snuka

It was recently announced by many media outlets that WWE Hall of Famer and professional wrestling legend “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka has passed away. This was just less than two weeks after his homicide case that resurfaced from the early 1980s was dropped due to Snuka being mentally incompetent to stand trial. According to CNN, Judge […]

WWE Legend Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka Passes Away 2 Weeks After Ruled Mentally Unfit To Stand Trial

WWE Legend Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka Passes Away 2 Weeks After Ruled Mentally Unfit To Stand Trial

Professional wrestling and WWE legend Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka passed away on Sunday, his daughter and WWE superstar Tamina Snuka announced on her Instagram page. He was 73. https://www.instagram.com/p/BPS-dZ8Bt6D/ While dealing numerous legal troubles, the Fiji native Snuka was also fighting numerous health issues that gave him months to live. In August, 2015, Snuka’s wife Carole […]

WWE News: Jimmy Snuka Cleared Of All Murder Charges

WWE News: Jimmy Snuka Cleared Of All Murder Charges

The murder charges against WWE Hall of Fame superstar “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka have been dropped and the murder trial against him will no longer continue. Fox Sports reported that Judge Kelly L. Banach dismissed all charges against Snuka because he is not competent to stand trial in the case. The Jimmy Snuka murder trial started […]

WWE Rumors: Update On Jimmy Snuka Murder Trial, Reporter Says ‘Terminal Cancer’ Claims May Not Be Correct

WWE Rumors: Update On Jimmy Snuka Murder Trial, Reporter Says ‘Terminal Cancer’ Claims May Not Be Correct

Former WWE wrestler “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka may be terminally ill, and may only have less than six months to live, but he isn’t necessarily suffering from terminal cancer. That’s what a Lehigh Valley Live reporter clarified on Friday afternoon, as multiple news sources reported that his stomach cancer had become terminal, even if there was […]

WWE Legend ‘Superfly’ Jimmy Snuka Still Unfit To Stand Trial, Suffering From Terminal Cancer With Only 6 Months To Live

WWE Legend ‘Superfly’ Jimmy Snuka Still Unfit To Stand Trial, Suffering From Terminal Cancer With Only 6 Months To Live

Former WWE hall of famer “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka is currently on trial for the 1983 death of Nancy Argentino, but he won’t be showing up to court any time soon. According to Snuka’s wife, the wrestling superstar is currently in hospice after a diagnosis with terminal stomach cancer and has about six months left to […]

WWE News: Sabu And Over 50 Wrestlers Sue WWE Claiming ‘Neurological Damage’—You Won’t Believe The List

WWE News: Sabu And Over 50 Wrestlers Sue WWE Claiming ‘Neurological Damage’—You Won’t Believe The List

On Monday, over 50 former WWE wrestlers and performers including Animal of Legion of Doom, “Mr. Wonderful” Paul Orndorff, referees Dave and Earl Hebner, Sabu, Marty Jannetty, and Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, filed a lawsuit against the company claiming they received “long term neurological injuries during their tenure with WWE.” The class-action lawsuit accuses WWE Chairman […]

WWE News: Jimmy Snuka Found Not Competent for Murder Trial

WWE News: Jimmy Snuka Found Not Competent for Murder Trial

The murder trial of former WWE superstar “Superfly” Jimmy Snuka will not happen after all. It has been over 30 years since Nancy Argentino died in mysterious circumstances and 411mania reported that the judge in the trial said that is part of the reason that the Jimmy Snuka murder trial will not continue. According to […]

Jimmy Snuka’s Mental Capacity Questioned: Could Former Girlfriend Nancy Argentino’s Murder Trial Hang In The Balance?

Jimmy Snuka’s Mental Capacity Questioned: Could Former Girlfriend Nancy Argentino’s Murder Trial Hang In The Balance?

Legendary WWE wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka could soon be discharged in his Pennsylvania court case for the alleged 1983 murder of his then-girlfriend, Nancy Argentino. The now 73-year-old Snuka — who has traveled the world as one of the most well-known wrestlers of his era — sat opposite Lehigh County judge Kelly Banach for several […]

WWE News: Jimmy Snuka Mentally Incompetent For Murder Trial

WWE News: Jimmy Snuka Mentally Incompetent For Murder Trial

In some sad WWE news, the Superfly Jimmy Snuka murder trial resumed court on Friday to determine if he is mentally competent enough to stand trial for an alleged murder from three decades ago. Yahoo News reported that Dr. Frank Dattilio testified that Snuka’s professional wrestling career has rendered him incompetent to stand trial for […]

Wrestling Industry Veterans Warned To ‘Stay Away’ From Jimmy Snuka Years Ago

Wrestling Industry Veterans Warned To ‘Stay Away’ From Jimmy Snuka Years Ago

On the most recent episode of MLW Radio (“MLW Radio Extra – MSL Is Back”), former WWE writer Court Bauer and industry stalwart Mister Saint Laurent discussed a number of topics related to the world of professional wrestling, including the pending murder charges against WWE legend Jimmy Snuka. This show featured Saint Laurent’s return to […]

WWE Hall Of Famer Discusses Circumstances Surrounding Jimmy Snuka Murder Case

WWE Hall Of Famer Discusses Circumstances Surrounding Jimmy Snuka Murder Case

WWE Hall of Famer “Magnificent” Don Muraco was the featured guest on the 100th episode of the Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling podcast, and during his rare interview with the show’s hosts, he discussed his extensive career in the wrestling business. Muraco reflected upon his best feuds and most famous opponents, including his rivalry […]

Dave Meltzer on Jimmy Snuka Murder Case: ‘Almost All Of This Evidence Was There 30 Years Ago’

Dave Meltzer on Jimmy Snuka Murder Case: ‘Almost All Of This Evidence Was There 30 Years Ago’

Dave Meltzer, founder of Wrestling Observer Newsletter, was the featured guest on the most recent episode of the Jim Cornette Experience podcast (Episode #94) on MLW Radio. Meltzer discussed the history and recent developments involving the Jimmy Snuka murder case, following up on Cornette’s reflection on the matter last week. As previously reported by Inquisitr, […]

Jim Cornette On Jimmy Snuka Murder Case: ‘This Should Have Been Settled A Long Time Ago’

Jim Cornette On Jimmy Snuka Murder Case: ‘This Should Have Been Settled A Long Time Ago’

On the most recent episode of The Jim Cornette Experience on MLW Radio (Episode 93), the wrestling industry veteran shared his thoughts on the Jimmy Snuka murder case, including a bit on his personal feelings regarding Snuka and what he has gathered in reading about and discussing the situation. Before delving into the darker side […]

Jimmy Snuka Killed Girlfriend In 1983? Victim’s Sisters Say Murder Charges ‘Better Late Than Never’

Jimmy Snuka Killed Girlfriend In 1983? Victim’s Sisters Say Murder Charges ‘Better Late Than Never’

Did Jimmy Snuka kill his girlfriend in 1983? According to the courts, he did. Even the sisters of victim Nancy Argentino say the murder charges were a long time coming. Allegedly, back in the days when the corporation was known as the World Wrestling Federation, the “superfly” wrestler was also super-violent with his girlfriend. Fiji-born […]

Legendary Pro Wrestling Journalist Corrects Erroneous Media Reports Regarding Jimmy Snuka Murder Case

Legendary Pro Wrestling Journalist Corrects Erroneous Media Reports Regarding Jimmy Snuka Murder Case

As news broke on Tuesday that legendary pro wrestler Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka was charged with third-degree murder and involuntary manslaughter in the 1983 death of his then-girlfriend Nancy Argentino, many media outlets rushed to relay details of the story in short order. According to legendary pro wrestling journalist Bill Apter, a number of news services […]

WWE: Vince McMahon May Have To Answer For Alleged Role In Snuka Murder Investigation [Updated]

WWE: Vince McMahon May Have To Answer For Alleged Role In Snuka Murder Investigation [Updated]

Vince McMahon is the man who helped launch the careers of hundreds of wrestling legends, taking them to a national stage in what was a regional business during the first part of the 1980s. One of the superstars with which McMahon had a long-running relationship was Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka, who today found out that he […]

WWE News: Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka Charged With Third-Degree Murder And Involuntary Manslaughter

WWE News: Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka Charged With Third-Degree Murder And Involuntary Manslaughter

This year has remained a dark period for professional wrestling. Dusty Rhodes and Roddy Piper passed away unexpectedly. The WWE is experiencing low ratings. Hulk Hogan, former WWE champion, was caught on tape using racial slurs. His former employer, the WWE, terminated him from his contract. Unfortunately, another WWE legend has gotten into trouble. According […]

Jimmy Snuka Cancer Battle Revealed: WWE Fans Receive More Tragic News After Piper’s Death

Jimmy Snuka Cancer Battle Revealed: WWE Fans Receive More Tragic News After Piper’s Death

Jimmy Snuka has cancer. News of the wrestling legend’s cancer diagnosis made headlines on Monday after his wife shared the news with fans of the iconic wrestler. According to Us Magazine, Carole Snuka shared the update on Jimmy Snuka’s condition in an interview with Bill Apter from 1Wrestling. Carole appeared via webcam to speak with […]

Jimmy Snuka Battling Stomach Cancer: Fans Pay Tribute [Video]

Jimmy Snuka Battling Stomach Cancer: Fans Pay Tribute [Video]

When the news broke that Jimmy Snuka, a WWE Hall of Famer, was battling stomach cancer, fans immediately took to Twitter to pay tribute and offer support to Snuka. Twitter is littered with words of encouragement and fond memories of Jimmy. As previously reported by the Inquisitr, Jimmy Snuka revealed in an interview that he […]

Jimmy Snuka, WWE Hall-of-Famer, Battling Stomach Cancer

Jimmy Snuka, WWE Hall-of-Famer, Battling Stomach Cancer

Jimmy Snuka, the legendary wrestler whose fame was at its peak in the 1970’s and 1980’s, is battling stomach cancer, TMZ is reporting. In an interview with wrestling reporter Bill Apter, Jimmy’s wife, Carole Snuka, revealed that Jimmy recently underwent surgery that removed part of his stomach and lymph nodes. You can watch a video […]

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