Rocky Johnsonphoto: WWE
The father of the actor and wrestler Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson, rocky Johnson died at the age of 75 years. This was reported in the Twitter of the company World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
The company expressed its condolences to the family, friends and fans of the wrestler. According to ABC, Johnson-the senior caught a cold, but refused to turn to doctors. Three days later, his condition deteriorated and he died.
Rocky Johnson started wrestling at the age of 16. In the mid-70s, he became the champion of the National Wrestling Alliance, and the greatest popularity was achieved in the 1980-ies during performances in World Wrestling Entertainment. After leaving the profession he had helped his son in the career of a wrestler.
Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson took second place in the list of highest paid actors by Forbes magazine in the year 2018. He is known for such films as “the fast and the furious” and “Jumanji” and the TV series “Players”.
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