WWE wrestling is known as an extremely violent entertainment sport, even though the battles on the arena are arranged to win and lose before and carefully trained, this is actually a sport which you can bet on. However, the number of wrestlers who die young on or off the field for a variety of reasons is also numerous.
Here are 5 WWE Wrestlers who die unexpectedly at the peak of their careers.
Eddie Guerrero (Age 38)
Eddie Guerrero was found dead at his hotel room in 2005 in Minneapolis. According to his wife, Guerrero did not feel well during the week, after which his death was revealed to be due to heart disease, which shocked many in the wrestling world.
Eduardo Gory “Eddie” Guerrero Llanes (born October 9, 1967 – died November 13, 2005) is a Mexican-American professional wrestler. He used to wrestle and was famous at WWE. He has won many world championships.
Umaga (Age 36)
Umaga had heart disease but died from brain death, Umaga slept while watching TV and a few hours later his wife found out that he had stopped breathing and had a nosebleed. The doctor breathed an oxygen bottle to endure his life but later learned that he could no longer hope, so he took the oxygen cylinder and Umaga died. Umaga died at 6 o’clock on December 4, 2009.
Chris Benoit (Age 40)
In June 2007, the Benoit family of Benoit and his wife and children went missing for days. The police eventually discovered their body in their own home.
The authorities believed that Benoit had strangled Nancy (Benoit’s wife) and Daniel (Benoit’s son), over the next 3 days, he decided to hang himself at his home. Benoit had been diagnosed with a mental illness, but no one realized the disease was so serious.
The Ultimate Warrior (Age 54)
The Ultimate Warrior was a wrestler legend of WWE, but he passed away at the age of 54 on April 8, 2014, only three days after he was nominated for WWE’s hall of fame. According to reports, he held his chest and collapsed right next to his wife, just outside a hotel. An ambulance was immediately brought to the hospital, but the doctors could not help it.
Revealed that he died of a heart attack, many of his friends witnessed and told him he was sweating and panting all day before his death. His death was the latest tragedy for WWE.