Gene Okerlund

  • Born: December 19, 1942
  • Died: January 2, 2019
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Mean Gene Okerlund

Iconic wrestling announcer known as "Mean Gene"

"Mean" Gene Okerlund (1942 – 2019) was the star announcer for professional wrestling for many years. He came to fame as the face of the WWE, moving later to the rival WCW, returning to the WWE for the remainder of his career. He died at the age of 76. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.