Jim Duggan

  • Born: 1/14/1954 in Glens Falls, New York
  • Birthname: James Edward Duggan Jr.
  • Height & Weight: 6'3", 270 Ib
Titles Won:
  • Royal Rumble (1988)
  • WCW United States Heavyweight Championship
  • WCW World Television Championship
  • WWE Hall of Fame (Class of 2011).

“Hacksaw” Jim Duggan is signed with World Wrestling Entertainment in a Legends contract. His best-known character is that of an American patriot, which sees him use a 2×4 length of wood as a weapon, the battle cry “Hooo!” and the U-S-A! cheer.

In the WWF, Duggan was the winner of the first ever Royal Rumble match in 1988 and in WCW, he was a one time United States Heavyweight Champion and a one time (and the final) World Television Champion.

Notable Matches

Royal Rumble 1988

vs. Steve Austin at Fall Brawl 1994

vs. Ted Dibiase on July 16 1983

vs. Buzz Sawyer on March 16th 1986

Notable Feuds

vs. Ted Dibiase

vs. Nikolai Volkoff & The Iron Sheik

vs. Buzz Sawyer

vs. Steve Austin

Other Notable Achievements

Mid-South Louisiana Heavyweight Championship

Mid-South North American Heavyweight Championship

Mid-South/UWF World Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Magnum T.A. (1) and Terry Taylor (1)

IWA World Heavyweight Championship

IWC Tag Team Championship – with Scottie Gash

PWA Southern Tag Team Championship – with Nigel Sherrod

TASW Championship