Caption: Still of Kevin Conway, Terry Funk and Frank McRae in Paradise Alley (1978)
Actor, Director, Stunts
Born: June 30, 1944
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)
Known for: Beyond the Mat (1999), Eastern Championship Wrestling (1993), Over the Top (1987), ECW Return of the Funker (1995)
Funk has strong wrestling bloodlines. His dad, Dory Funk Sr., was a well-known grappler from the 1940s to the 1970s, and his brother, Dory Funk Jr., wrestled from 1963 until the early 90s, and won the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) world heavyweight championship in 1969. Funk, himself, became NWA champion and thus the Funks have the distinction...