The Fabulous Moolah

1923 - 2007

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Mary Lillian Ellison (July 22, 1923 – November 2, 2007) was an American professional wrestler better known by her ring name The Fabulous Moolah. She began her career working with promoter Billy Wolfe and his wife, wrestler and trainer Mildred Burke, as well as working alongside professional wrestler "Nature Boy" Buddy Rogers. She won the NWA World Women's Championship in 1956 and was the most prominent holder of the title for 28 years. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of The Fabulous Moolah has received more than 2,134,843 page views. Her biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). The Fabulous Moolah is the 109th most popular wrestler (down from 90th in 2019), the 7,116th most popular biography from United States (down from 6,468th in 2019) and the 44th most popular American Wrestler.

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Among wrestlers, The Fabulous Moolah ranks 109 out of 703Before her are Mark Henry, Booker T, Big John Studd, Mohamed Ali Rashwan, Mick Foley, and Dave Finlay. After her are Shota Chochishvili, Mr. Fuji, Jimmy Hart, Nicolae Martinescu, Bubba Ray Dudley, and King Kong Bundy.

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Among people born in 1923, The Fabulous Moolah ranks 307Before her are Walter Jens, Juan Acuña, Willem Slijkhuis, Armand Borel, Cesare Rubini, and James Stockdale. After her are Doc Watson, Ralph Giordano, Jorge Daponte, Eric Sykes, Ivor Bueb, and Ken Kavanagh. Among people deceased in 2007, The Fabulous Moolah ranks 259Before her are Hallgeir Brenden, Qurratulain Hyder, John Winter, R. B. Kitaj, Dennis Johnson, and Jerry Falwell. After her are Fred Saberhagen, Heinz Schiller, Toshikatsu Matsuoka, Roger Beaufrand, Tetsuo Okamoto, and Chrisye.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, The Fabulous Moolah ranks 7,116 out of 15,968Before her are Miles Teller (1987), Bebe Daniels (1901), Rob Kardashian (1987), Christopher Guest (1948), Guy Kawasaki (1954), and Johnny Dodds (1892). After her are William Keighley (1889), John Anderson (1907), Andrew Stanton (1965), Jeffrey Katzenberg (1950), Robert R. Livingston (1746), and Hugh O'Brian (1925).

Among WRESTLERS In United States

Among wrestlers born in United States, The Fabulous Moolah ranks 44Before her are Yokozuna (1966), Sgt. Slaughter (1948), Mark Henry (1971), Booker T (1965), Big John Studd (1948), and Mick Foley (1965). After her are Mr. Fuji (1934), Jimmy Hart (1943), Bubba Ray Dudley (1971), King Kong Bundy (1955), Jerry Lawler (1949), and Big E (1986).