Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame Balloting Results (1996-2017)



Information from the Wrestling Observer Newsletter

This page is updated by Chris Harrington (@mookieghana)

Contents

  1. 1 See the results by year in a sortable spreadsheet.
    1. 1.1 YEARS
      1. 1.1.1 1996
      2. 1.1.2 1997
      3. 1.1.3 1998
      4. 1.1.4 1999
      5. 1.1.5 2000
      6. 1.1.6 2001
      7. 1.1.7 2002
      8. 1.1.8 2003
      9. 1.1.9 2004
      10. 1.1.10 2005
      11. 1.1.11 2006
      12. 1.1.12 2007
      13. 1.1.13 2008
      14. 1.1.14 2009
      15. 1.1.15 2010
      16. 1.1.16 2011
      17. 1.1.17 2012
      18. 1.1.18 2013
      19. 1.1.19 2014
      20. 1.1.20 2015
      21. 1.1.21 2016
      22. 1.1.22 2017
    2. 1.2 Notes
  2. 2 PEOPLE
    1. 2.1 ABDULLAH THE BUTCHER
    2. 2.2 A.J. STYLES
    3. 2.3 AJA KONG
    4. 2.4 AKIRA HOKUTO
    5. 2.5 AKIRA MAEDA
    6. 2.6 Akira Taue
    7. 2.7 ALFONSO DANTES
    8. 2.8 ANDRE THE GIANT
    9. 2.9 ANTONIO INOKI
    10. 2.10 ANTONIO PENA
    11. 2.11 ANTONIO ROCCA
    12. 2.12 Archie "Mongolian Stomper" Gouldie
    13. 2.13 Arn Anderson
    14. 2.14 ATLANTIS
    15. 2.15 ATSUSHI ONITA
    16. 2.16 Barry Windham
    17. 2.17 Bas Rutten
    18. 2.18 Batista
    19. 2.19 Bearcat Wright
    20. 2.20 BERT ASSIRATI
    21. 2.21 Big Daddy
    22. 2.22 Big Show
    23. 2.23 BIG VAN VADER
    24. 2.24 Bill Apter
    25. 2.25 Bill Goldberg
    26. 2.26 BILL LONGSON
    27. 2.27 BILL MILLER
    28. 2.28 BILL WATTS
    29. 2.29 BILLY GRAHAM
    30. 2.30 Billy Joyce
    31. 2.31 BILLY ROBINSON
    32. 2.32 BILLY SANDOW
    33. 2.33 Black Gordman & Great Goliath
    34. 2.34 BLACK SHADOW
    35. 2.35 Blackjack Mulligan
    36. 2.36 BLUE DEMON
    37. 2.37 Blue Panther
    38. 2.38 Bob Armstrong
    39. 2.39 BOB BACKLUND
    40. 2.40 Bob Geigel
    41. 2.41 BOBBY HEENAN
    42. 2.42 BOBO BRAZIL
    43. 2.43 Booker T
    44. 2.44 BRET HART
    45. 2.45 BROCK LESNAR
    46. 2.46 BRONKO NAGURSKI
    47. 2.47 BRUISER BRODY
    48. 2.48 BRUNO SAMMARTINO
    49. 2.49 Brute Bernard & Skull Murphy
    50. 2.50 BRYAN DANIELSON
    51. 2.51 BUDDY ROGERS
    52. 2.52 Buddy Rose
    53. 2.53 BULL NAKANO
    54. 2.54 Caristico/Mistico original
    55. 2.55 CARLOS COLON
    56. 2.56 CAVERNARIO GALINDO 
    57. 2.57 Chavo Guerrero Sr.
    58. 2.58 Chief Jay Strongbow
    59. 2.59 CHIGUSA NAGAYO
    60. 2.60 CHRIS BENOIT
    61. 2.61 CHRIS JERICHO
    62. 2.62 Chyna
    63. 2.63 Cibernetico
    64. 2.64 Ciclon Negro
    65. 2.65 Cien Caras
    66. 2.66 Cima
    67. 2.67 CM Punk
    68. 2.68 Count Billy Varga
    69. 2.69 Cowboy Bob Ellis
    70. 2.70 Curt Hennig
    71. 2.71 CURTIS IAUKEA
    72. 2.72 DANNY HODGE
    73. 2.73 DANNY MCSHAIN
    74. 2.74 DARA SINGH
    75. 2.75 Dave Brown
    76. 2.76 Davey Boy Smith
    77. 2.77 DEVIL MASAMI
    78. 2.78 DIABLO VELASCO
    79. 2.79 Dick Hutton
    80. 2.80 DICK LANE
    81. 2.81 Dick Murdoch
    82. 2.82 DICK THE BRUISER
    83. 2.83 Domenic DeNucci
    84. 2.84 Don Fargo
    85. 2.85 Don Frye
    86. 2.86 DON LEO JONATHAN
    87. 2.87 Don Muraco
    88. 2.88 Don Owen
    89. 2.89 DORY FUNK
    90. 2.90 DORY FUNK, JR.
    91. 2.91 DOS CARAS
    92. 2.92 DR. ALFONSO MORALES
    93. 2.93 Dr. Wagner Jr.
    94. 2.94 DR. WAGNER SR.
    95. 2.95 DUMP MATSUMOTO
    96. 2.96 DUSTY RHODES
    97. 2.97 Dutch Savage
    98. 2.98 DYNAMITE KID
    99. 2.99 EARL CADDOCK
    100. 2.100 EARL MCCREADY
    101. 2.101 ED DON GEORGE
    102. 2.102 Ed Francis
    103. 2.103 ED LEWIS
    104. 2.104 EDDIE GRAHAM
    105. 2.105 EDDIE GUERRERO
    106. 2.106 EDDIE QUINN
    107. 2.107 Edge
    108. 2.108 EDOUARD CARPENTIER
    109. 2.109 EL CANEK
    110. 2.110 EL HIJO DEL SANTO
    111. 2.111 EL SANTO
    112. 2.112 EL SATANICO
    113. 2.113 EL SOLITARIO
    114. 2.114 Emil “King Kong” Czaya
    115. 2.115 Enrique Torres
    116. 2.116 Eric Bischoff
    117. 2.117 ERNIE LADD
    118. 2.118 EVAN LEWIS
    119. 2.119 EVERETT MARSHALL
    120. 2.120 FABULOUS FREEBIRDS
    121. 2.121 Fabulous Moolah
    122. 2.122 Fishman
    123. 2.123 Fit Finlay
    124. 2.124 FRANCISCO FLORES
    125. 2.125 FRANK GOTCH
    126. 2.126 FRANK SEXTON
    127. 2.127 FRANK TUNNEY
    128. 2.128 FRED KOHLER
    129. 2.129 FREDDIE BLASSIE
    130. 2.130 FRITZ VON ERICH
    131. 2.131 Fuerza Guerrera
    132. 2.132 Gary Hart
    133. 2.133 Gene & Ole Anderson
    134. 2.134 GENE KINISKI
    135. 2.135 GENE OKERLUND
    136. 2.136 GENICHIRO TENRYU
    137. 2.137 GEORG HACKENSCHMIDT
    138. 2.138 George Gordienko
    139. 2.139 George Scott
    140. 2.140 George Steele
    141. 2.141 Giant Haystacks
    142. 2.142 GORDON SOLIE
    143. 2.143 GORGEOUS GEORGE
    144. 2.144 Gorilla Monsoon
    145. 2.145 GORY GUERRERO
    146. 2.146 Gran Hamada
    147. 2.147 Great Sasuke
    148. 2.148 GUS SONNENBERG
    149. 2.149 HANS SCHMIDT
    150. 2.150 HARLEY RACE
    151. 2.151 Hayabusa
    152. 2.152 Hector Garza
    153. 2.153 HENRI DEGLANE
    154. 2.154 HIROSHI HASE
    155. 2.155 HIROSHI TANAHASHI
    156. 2.156 HISASHI SHINMA
    157. 2.157 Horst Hoffman
    158. 2.158 Howard Finkel
    159. 2.159 HULK HOGAN
    160. 2.160 Huracan Ramirez
    161. 2.161 IVAN KOLOFF
    162. 2.162 JACK BRISCO
    163. 2.163 JACK CURLEY
    164. 2.164 JACKIE FARGO
    165. 2.165 Jackie Pallo
    166. 2.166 JACKIE SATO
    167. 2.167 JAGUAR YOKOTA
    168. 2.168 Jake Roberts
    169. 2.169 JAMES MCLAUGHLIN
    170. 2.170 Jan Wilkens
    171. 2.171 Jeff Hardy
    172. 2.172 Jerry Jarrett
    173. 2.173 JERRY LAWLER
    174. 2.174 Jesse Ventura
    175. 2.175 JIM BARNETT
    176. 2.176 Jim Breaks
    177. 2.177 JIM CORNETTE
    178. 2.178 Jim Crockett Jr.
    179. 2.179 Jim Crockett Sr.
    180. 2.180 JIM LONDOS
    181. 2.181 JIM ROSS
    182. 2.182 Jimmy Hart
    183. 2.183 JIMMY LENNON
    184. 2.184 Jimmy Snuka
    185. 2.185 JOE TOOTS MONDT
    186. 2.186 JOE STECHER
    187. 2.187 JOHN CENA
    188. 2.188 John DaSilva
    189. 2.189 JOHN PESEK
    190. 2.190 JOHNNY ROUGEAU
    191. 2.191 John Tolos
    192. 2.192 Johnny Mr. Wrestling II Walker
    193. 2.193 Johnny Barend
    194. 2.194 Johnny Saint
    195. 2.195 JOHNNY VALENTINE
    196. 2.196 Jose Lothario
    197. 2.197 JUMBO TSURUTA
    198. 2.198 Jun Akiyama
    199. 2.199 June Byers
    200. 2.200 Junkyard Dog
    201. 2.201 JUSHIN LIGER
    202. 2.202 Kane
    203. 2.203 KARL GOTCH
    204. 2.204 Karloff Lagarde
    205. 2.205 KAZUSHI SAKURABA
    206. 2.206 KEIJI MUTO
    207. 2.207 Kenny Omega
    208. 2.208 Ken Patera
    209. 2.209 Ken Shamrock
    210. 2.210 Kendo Nagasaki
    211. 2.211 KENSUKE SASAKI
    212. 2.212 KENT WALTON
    213. 2.213 KENTA KOBASHI
    214. 2.214 Kerry Von Erich
    215. 2.215 Kevin Nash
    216. 2.216 Killer Karl Kox
    217. 2.217 KILLER KOWALSKI
    218. 2.218 Kinji Shibuya
    219. 2.219 KINTARO OKI
    220. 2.220 Kiyoshi Tamura
    221. 2.221 KONNAN
    222. 2.222 Kota Ibushi 
    223. 2.223 KURT ANGLE
    224. 2.224 L.A. Park
    225. 2.225 LANCE RUSSELL
    226. 2.226 Larry Matysik
    227. 2.227 LEROY MCGUIRK
    228. 2.228 Lex Luger
    229. 2.229 LIONESS ASUKA
    230. 2.230 LIZMARK
    231. 2.231 Lonnie Moondog Mayne
    232. 2.232 Lord James Blears
    233. 2.233 Los Brazos
    234. 2.234 Los Misioneros de la Muerte
    235. 2.235 LOU ALBANO
    236. 2.236 LOU THESZ
    237. 2.237 MANAMI TOYOTA
    238. 2.238 Mario Milano
    239. 2.239 MARK LEWIN
    240. 2.240 MARTIN BURNS
    241. 2.241 MARTÍN KARADAGIAN
    242. 2.242 Marty Jones
    243. 2.243 MASA SAITO
    244. 2.244 Masahiko Kimura
    245. 2.245 MASAHIRO CHONO
    246. 2.246 MASAKATSU FUNAKI
    247. 2.247 MAURICE VACHON
    248. 2.248 Michael Hayes
    249. 2.249 MICK FOLEY
    250. 2.250 MICK MCMANUS
    251. 2.251 MIDNIGHT EXPRESS
    252. 2.252 MIKE & BEN SHARPE
    253. 2.253 MIL MÁSCARAS
    254. 2.254 MILDRED BURKE
    255. 2.255 MINORU SUZUKI
    256. 2.256 MITSUHARU MISAWA
    257. 2.257 NEGRO CASAS
    258. 2.258 NICK BOCKWINKEL
    259. 2.259 NOBUHIKO TAKADA
    260. 2.260 Ole Anderson
    261. 2.261 Otto Wanz
    262. 2.262 Owen Hart
    263. 2.263 PACO ALONSO
    264. 2.264 PAT O'CONNOR
    265. 2.265 PAT PATTERSON
    266. 2.266 PAUL BOESCH
    267. 2.267 PAUL BOWSER
    268. 2.268 PAUL HEYMAN
    269. 2.269 PAUL JONES
    270. 2.270 Paul Orndorff
    271. 2.271 PEDRO MORALES
    272. 2.272 Pepper Gomez
    273. 2.273 PERRO AGUAYO
    274. 2.274 PERRO AGUAYO JR.
    275. 2.275 Randy Orton
    276. 2.276 RANDY SAVAGE
    277. 2.277 RAY FABIANI
    278. 2.278 Ray Gunkel
    279. 2.279 RAY MENDOZA
    280. 2.280 RAY STEELE
    281. 2.281 RAY STEVENS
    282. 2.282 RAYO DE JALISCO, SR.
    283. 2.283 Red Bastien
    284. 2.284 RED BERRY
    285. 2.285 RENÉ GUAJARDO
    286. 2.286 REY MYSTERIO
    287. 2.287 RIC FLAIR
    288. 2.288 Rick Rude
    289. 2.289 RICK MARTEL
    290. 2.290 Ricki Starr
    291. 2.291 RICKY STEAMBOAT 
    292. 2.292 RIKI CHOSHU
    293. 2.293 RIKIDŌZAN
    294. 2.294 Rip Hawk
    295. 2.295 Rob Van Dam
    296. 2.296 ROCK & ROLL EXPRESS
    297. 2.297 Rocky Johnson
    298. 2.298 RODDY PIPER
    299. 2.299 Rollerball Mark Rocco
    300. 2.300 Ron Wright
    301. 2.301 ROY SHIRE
    302. 2.302 Ruben Juarez
    303. 2.303 Sabu
    304. 2.304 SALVADOR LUTTEROTH
    305. 2.305 SAM MUCHNICK
    306. 2.306 SAMOA JOE
    307. 2.307 SANDOR SZABO
    308. 2.308 Sangre Chicana
    309. 2.309 SATORU SAYAMA
    310. 2.310 Satoshi Kojima
    311. 2.311 Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan
    312. 2.312 Scott Hall
    313. 2.313 Seiji Sakaguchi
    314. 2.314 Sgt. Slaughter
    315. 2.315 SHAWN MICHAELS
    316. 2.316 SHINSUKE NAKAMURA
    317. 2.317 SHINYA HASHIMOTO
    318. 2.318 SHOHEI GIANT BABA
    319. 2.319 Spiros Arion
    320. 2.320 Sputnik Monroe
    321. 2.321 STAN HANSEN
    322. 2.322 STANISLAUS ZBYSZKO
    323. 2.323 Stanley Weston
    324. 2.324 Steiner Brothers
    325. 2.325 STEVE AUSTIN
    326. 2.326 Steve Rickard
    327. 2.327 STEVE WILLIAMS
    328. 2.328 STING
    329. 2.329 STU HART
    330. 2.330 TAKASHI MATSUNAGA
    331. 2.331 TARZÁN LΟPEZ
    332. 2.332 TATSUMI FUJINAMI
    333. 2.333 TED DIBIASE
    334. 2.334 TERRY FUNK
    335. 2.335 Terry Gordy
    336. 2.336 Tetsuya Naito
    337. 2.337 THE ASSASSINS 
    338. 2.338 THE CRUSHER
    339. 2.339 THE DESTROYER
    340. 2.340 The Dudley Boyz
    341. 2.341 THE DUSEK FAMILY
    342. 2.342 THE FABULOUS KANGAROOS
    343. 2.343 THE ROAD WARRIORS (HAWK AND ANIMAL)
    344. 2.344 THE ROCK
    345. 2.345 THE SHEIK
    346. 2.346 TIGER JEET SINGH
    347. 2.347 Tim “Mr. Wrestling” Woods
    348. 2.348 TOM JENKINS
    349. 2.349 TOM PACKS
    350. 2.350 TONY STECHER
    351. 2.351 TOSHIAKI KAWADA
    352. 2.352 TRIPLE H
    353. 2.353 Trish Stratus
    354. 2.354 Tully Blanchard & Arn Anderson w/ JJ Dillon
    355. 2.355 Ultimate Warrior
    356. 2.356 ULTIMO DRAGON
    357. 2.357 Ultimo Guerrero
    358. 2.358 Ultimo Guerrero & Rey Bucanero
    359. 2.359 Undertaker
    360. 2.360 Universo 2000
    361. 2.361 Vampiro
    362. 2.362 VERNE GAGNE
    363. 2.363 Villano III
    364. 2.364 VINCENT J. MCMAHON
    365. 2.365 VINCENT K. MCMAHON
    366. 2.366 Volk Han
    367. 2.367 Von Brauners w/Saul Weingeroff
    368. 2.368 WAHOO MCDANIEL
    369. 2.369 WHIPPER BILLY WATSON
    370. 2.370 Wilbur Snyder
    371. 2.371 Wild Bill Curry
    372. 2.372 WILLIAM MULDOON
    373. 2.373 WLADEK ZBYSZKO
    374. 2.374 Yoshiaki Fujiwara
    375. 2.375 Yoshihiro Takayama
    376. 2.376 Yuji Nagata
    377. 2.377 Yukon Eric
    378. 2.378 YVON ROBERT


Notes: Throughout the years, people have been categorized differently.

See the results by year in a sortable spreadsheet.

YEARS

1996

 
People inducted:
  • Abdullah the Butcher
  • Perro Aguayo
  • André the Giant
  • Bert Assirati
  • Shohei Giant Baba
  • Jim Barnett
  • Red Berry
  • The Destroyer
  • Freddie Blassie
  • Blue Demon
  • Nick Bockwinkel
  • Paul Boesch
  • Bobo Brazil
  • Jack Brisco
  • Bruiser Brody
  • Mildred Burke
  • El Canek
  • Negro Casas
  • Riki Choshu
  • Jim Cornette
  • The Crusher
  • Ted DiBiase
  • Dick the Bruiser
  • Alfonso Dantés
  • The Dusek Family
  • Dynamite Kid
  • The Fabulous Kangaroos (Al Costello, Roy Heffernan, and Don Kent)
  • Jackie Fargo
  • Ric Flair
  • Tatsumi Fujinami
  • Dory Funk
  • Dory Funk, Jr.
  • Terry Funk
  • Verne Gagne
  • Cavernario Galindo
  • Ed Don George
  • Gorgeous George
  • Frank Gotch
  • Karl Gotch
  • Billy Graham
  • Eddie Graham
  • René Guajardo
  • Gory Guerrero
  • Georg Hackenschmidt
  • Stan Hansen
  • Bret Hart
  • Stu Hart
  • Bobby Heenan
  • Danny Hodge
  • Hulk Hogan
  • Antonio Inoki
  • Rayo de Jalisco, Sr.
  • Tom Jenkins
  • Don Leo Jonathan
  • Gene Kiniski
  • Fred Kohler
  • Killer Kowalski
  • Ernie Ladd
  • Dick Lane
  • Jerry Lawler
  • Ed Lewis
  • Jim Londos
  • Salvador Lutteroth
  • Akira Maeda
  • Devil Masami
  • Mil Máscaras
  • Dump Matsumoto
  • Earl McCready
  • Leroy McGuirk
  • Vincent J. McMahon
  • Vincent K. McMahon
  • Danny McShain
  • Ray Mendoza
  • Mitsuharu Misawa
  • Joe Toots Mondt
  • Sam Muchnick
  • Bronko Nagurski
  • Pat O'Connor
  • Kintaro Oki
  • Atsushi Onita
  • Pat Patterson
  • Antonio Peña
  • John Pesek
  • Roddy Piper
  • Harley Race
  • Dusty Rhodes
  • Rikidōzan
  • The Road Warriors (Hawk and Animal)
  • Yvon Robert
  • Billy Robinson
  • Antonino Rocca
  • Buddy Rogers
  • Lance Russell
  • Bruno Sammartino
  • Billy Sandow
  • El Santo
  • Jackie Sato
  • Randy Savage
  • The Sheik
  • Hisashi Shinma
  • Dara Singh
  • Gordon Solie
  • El Solitario
  • Ricky Steamboat 
  • Joe Stecher
  • Tony Stecher
  • Ray Steele
  • Ray Stevens
  • Nobuhiko Takada
  • Genichiro Tenryu
  • Lou Thesz
  • Satoru Sayama
  • Jumbo Tsuruta
  • Frank Tunney
  • Maurice Vachon
  • Big Van Vader
  • Johnny Valentine
  • Fritz Von Erich
  • Whipper Billy Watson
  • Bill Watts
  • Jaguar Yokota
  • Stanislaus Zbyszko

1997


People inducted:
  • Édouard Carpentier
  • El Hijo del Santo
  • Toshiaki Kawada
  • Jimmy Lennon
  • William Muldoon
  • Chigusa Nagayo

1998

In 1998 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

1998 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (17), Japan (12), Mexico (11).

People inducted:

1999

In 1999 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

1999 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (38), Japan (39), Mexico (30).

People inducted:

2000

In 2000 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2000 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (60), Japan (46), Mexico (33).

People inducted:

2001

In 2001 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2001 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (72), Japan (50), Mexico (40).

People inducted:

2002

In 2002 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2002 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (127), Japan (78), Mexico (56).

People inducted:

2003

In 2003 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2003 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (106), Japan (68), Mexico (44).

People inducted:

2004

In 2004 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2004 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (105), Japan (82), Mexico (58).

People inducted:

2005

In 2005 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2005 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (110), Japan (67), Mexico (61).

People inducted:

2006

In 2006 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2006 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (124), Japan (76), Mexico (73).

People inducted:

2007

In 2007 was three buckets (US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO). Both historical and modern candidates were in the same category.

2007 votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada (127), Japan (78), Mexico (56).

People inducted:

2008

In 2008, US/CANADA was split into MODERN and HISTORICAL. JAPAN and MEXICO remained independent buckets.

2008 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame 147 (MODERN US/CANADA), 94 (HISTORICAL US/CANADA), 74 (MEXICO), 49 (JAPAN).

People inducted:

2009

In 2009 EUROPE became a separate category along with the existing four buckets (MODERN US/CANADA, HISTORICAL US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO).

2009 Votes needed for inclusion in the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada modern (121), U.S. & Canada historical (59), Europe (32), Japan (59), Mexico (45)

People inducted:

2010

2010 had same categories as 2009 with EUROPE as a separate category along with the existing four buckets (MODERN US/CANADA, HISTORICAL US/CANADA, JAPAN and MEXICO).

2010 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada modern (109), U.S. & Canada Historical (81), Japan (69), Mexico (45), Europe (38)

People inducted:

2011

From 2011 to 2015, there was a new REST OF THE WORLD category which covered Puerto Rico, Pacific Islands, Africa and other regions in the world not already covered. 

2011 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. & Canada modern (137), U.S. & Canada historical (94), Japan (70), Mexico (71), Rest of the World [Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico and other international] (67) and Europe (43).

People inducted:

2012

From 2011 to 2015, there was a new REST OF THE WORLD category which covered Puerto Rico, Pacific Islands, Africa and other regions in the world not already covered. 

Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. and Canada modern (154); U.S. and Canada historical (111); Japan (59); Mexico (47); Pacific Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico (63); Europe (70).

People inducted:

2013

From 2011 to 2015, there was a new REST OF THE WORLD category which covered Puerto Rico, Pacific Islands, Africa and other regions in the world not already covered. 

2013 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. and Canada modern (212); U.S. and Canada historical (129); Japan (62), Mexico (56), Pacific Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico (86); Europe (74).

People inducted:

2014

From 2011 to 2015, there was a new REST OF THE WORLD category which covered Puerto Rico, Pacific Islands, Africa and other regions in the world not already covered. 

2014 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. and Canada modern (198); U.S. and Canada historical (147); Japan (62); Mexico (59); Pacific Islands, Australia, New Zealand, Puerto Rico (82); Europe (65).

People inducted:

2015

From 2011 to 2015, there was a new REST OF THE WORLD category which covered Puerto Rico, Pacific Islands, Africa and other regions in the world not already covered. 

2015 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. and Cana modern (234); U.S. and Canada historical (135); Japan (99); Mexico (92); Rest of the World (131); Europe (71).

People inducted:

2016

In 2016, the EUROPE and REST OF THE WORLD categories were combined. 

2016 Votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. and Canada modern 213; U.S. and Canada historical 170; Japan 96; Mexico 81; Rest of the World 81.

People inducted:

2017

In 2017, the EUROPE and REST OF THE WORLD categories were again separated. 

2017 votes needed for induction into the Hall of Fame: U.S. and Canada modern 196; U.S. and Canada historical 157; Japan 117; Mexico 93; Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, 72; Europe 117.


People inducted:
The cut-off for HISTORICAL US/CANADA has moved forward each year.

PEOPLE


ABDULLAH THE BUTCHER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

A.J. STYLES

2013: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

2015: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

2017: 205 votes - 63% [MODERN US/CANADA]

AJA KONG

2001: 18 votes - 29% [JAPAN]
2002: 31 votes - 37% [JAPAN]
2003: 41 votes - 36% [JAPAN]
2004: 53 votes - 39% [JAPAN]
2005: 61 votes - 54% [JAPAN]
2006: 77 votes - 61% [JAPAN]

AKIRA HOKUTO

2000: 54 votes - 71% [JAPAN]

AKIRA MAEDA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Akira Taue

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

2014: 16 votes - 16% [JAPAN]
2015: 42 votes - 26% [JAPAN]
2016: 45 votes - 28% [JAPAN]
2017: 66 votes - 34% [JAPAN]

ALFONSO DANTES

1996: inducted into WON HOF

ANDRE THE GIANT

1996: inducted into WON HOF

ANTONIO INOKI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

ANTONIO PENA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

ANTONIO ROCCA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Archie "Mongolian Stomper" Gouldie

Archie Gouldie died in January 2016 at age 79.
2016: 58 votes - 21% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 64 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Arn Anderson

1998: 4 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
1999: 10 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2000: 14 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2001: 25 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
2002: 16 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2003: 34 votes - 19% [US/CANADA]
2004: 40 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2005: 38 votes - 21% [US/CANADA]
2006: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

ATLANTIS

2002: 15 votes - 22% [MEXICO]
2003: 12 votes - 17% [MEXICO]
2004: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2008: 43 votes - 35% [MEXICO]
2009: 14 votes - 19% [MEXICO]
2010: 29 votes - 39% [MEXICO]
2011: 58 votes - 49% [MEXICO]
2012: 29 votes - 38% [MEXICO]
2013: 57 votes - 62% [MEXICO]

ATSUSHI ONITA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Barry Windham

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

Bas Rutten

2000: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

Batista

2011: 38 votes - 17% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 23 votes - 13% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Bearcat Wright

Bearcat Wright died in August 1982 at the age of 51

2010: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

2016: 86 votes - 31% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 107 votes - 41% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

BERT ASSIRATI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Big Daddy

Big Daddy died in December 1997 at the age of 67

2009: 24 votes - 44% [EUROPE]
2010: 17 votes - 27% [EUROPE]
2011: 31 votes - 44% [EUROPE]
2012: 27 votes - 23% [EUROPE]
2013: 47 votes - 38% [EUROPE]
2014: 46 votes - 43% [EUROPE]
2015: 48 votes - 41% [EUROPE]
2016: 60 votes - 45% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 69 votes - 38% [EUROPE]

Big Show

2015: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

BIG VAN VADER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Bill Apter

2010: 59 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 64 votes - 28% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 134 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 152 votes - 43% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 138 votes - 42% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 204 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 168 votes - 48% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 171 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Bill Goldberg

2017: 97 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]

BILL LONGSON

2000: inducted into WON HOF

BILL MILLER

Bill Miller died in March 1997 at the age of 70
1998: 7 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2004: 33 votes - 19% [US/CANADA]
2005: 54 votes - 30% [US/CANADA]
2006: 84 votes - 41% [US/CANADA]
2007: 92 votes - 43% [US/CANADA]
2008: 90 votes - 58% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 69 votes - 70% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

BILL WATTS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

BILLY GRAHAM

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Billy Joyce

Billy Joyce died in September 2000 at the age of 84

2012: 13 votes - 11% [EUROPE]
2013: 27 votes - 22% [EUROPE]
2014: 29 votes - 27% [EUROPE]
2015: 29 votes - 25% [EUROPE]
2016: 24 votes - 18% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 39 votes - 20% [EUROPE]

BILLY ROBINSON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

BILLY SANDOW

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Black Gordman & Great Goliath

Great Goliath died in April 2004 at age 69.

2004: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10%

BLACK SHADOW

2001: inducted into WON HOF

Blackjack Mulligan

Blackjack Mulligan died in April 2016 at age 73.
2016: 73 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 44 votes - 17% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

BLUE DEMON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Blue Panther

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2002: 33 votes - 49% [MEXICO]
2003: 31 votes - 43% [MEXICO]
2004: 37 votes - 39% [MEXICO]
2005: 31 votes - 30% [MEXICO]
2006: 32 votes - 26% [MEXICO]
2007: 32 votes - 34% [MEXICO]
2008: 31 votes - 25% [MEXICO]
2009: 26 votes - 35% [MEXICO]
2010: 25 votes - 33% [MEXICO]
2011: 47 votes - 40% [MEXICO]
2012: 23 votes - 30% [MEXICO]
2013: 38 votes - 41% [MEXICO]
2014: 27 votes - 28% [MEXICO]
2015: 61 votes - 40% [MEXICO]
2016: 68 votes - 50% [MEXICO]
2017: 64 votes - 41% [MEXICO]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

Bob Armstrong

2013: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

BOB BACKLUND

1998: 10 votes - 36% [US/CANADA]
1999: 10 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2000: 28 votes - 28% [US/CANADA]
2001: 32 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2002: 59 votes - 49% [US/CANADA]
2003: 91 votes - 51% [US/CANADA]
2004: 110 votes - 63% [US/CANADA]

Bob Geigel

Bob Geigel died October 2014 at age 90.
2015: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

BOBBY HEENAN

1996: inducted into WON HOF

BOBO BRAZIL

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Booker T

2006: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

BRET HART

1996: inducted into WON HOF

BROCK LESNAR

2012: 62 votes - 24% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 164 votes - 47% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 185 votes - 56% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 297 votes - 76% [MODERN US/CANADA]

BRONKO NAGURSKI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

BRUISER BRODY

1996: inducted into WON HOF

BRUNO SAMMARTINO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Brute Bernard & Skull Murphy

Skull Murphy died in March 1970 at the age of 39
Brute Bernard died in July 1984 at the age of 63

2014: 16 votes - 12% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 37 votes - 17% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]

BRYAN DANIELSON

2015: 209 votes - 54% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 282 votes - 80% [MODERN US/CANADA]

BUDDY ROGERS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Buddy Rose

Buddy Rose died in April 2009 at age 56.
2012: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

BULL NAKANO

1999: 30 votes - 46% [JAPAN]
2000: 32 votes 42% [JAPAN]
2001: 38 votes - 61% [JAPAN]

Caristico/Mistico original

2016: 40 votes - 30% [MEXICO]
2017: 38 votes - 25% [MEXICO]

CARLOS COLON

1999: 26 votes - 41% [US/CANADA]
2000: 17 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2001: 42 votes - 42% [US/CANADA]
2002: 35 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
2003: 77 votes - 44% [US/CANADA]
2004: 62 votes - 35% [US/CANADA]
2005: 93 votes - 51% [US/CANADA]
2006: 103 votes - 50% [US/CANADA]
2007: 82 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
2008: 116 votes - 47% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 80 votes - 40% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 62 votes - 34% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 61 votes - 55% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2012: 61 votes - 59% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2013: 85 votes - 59% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 76 votes - 56% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 132 votes - 60% [REST OF THE WORLD]

CAVERNARIO GALINDO 

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Chavo Guerrero Sr.

1998: 7 votes - 39% [MEXICO]
1999: 16 votes - 25% [US/CANADA ERA]
2000: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA ERA]
Chavo Guerrero Sr. Died February 11, 2017 at age of 68.
2017: 32 votes - 12% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA]


Chief Jay Strongbow

Chief Jay Strongbow died in April 2012 at age 83.
2012: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

CHIGUSA NAGAYO

1997: inducted into WON HOF

CHRIS BENOIT

Chris Benoit died in June 2007 at age 40.

2000: 14 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2001: 46 votes - 46% [US/CANADA]
2002: 61 votes - 51% [US/CANADA]
2003: 108 votes - 61% [US/CANADA]

2008: WON held a recall election where 60% would be required to remove him from WON HOF.
SHOULD CHRIS BENOIT REMAIN IN THE HALL OF FAME?''
  • Yes 111 votes 46.4%
  • No 128 votes 53.6%
failing to meet the 60% criteria, Benoit remained as a member of the WON HOF.

CHRIS JERICHO

2005: 19 votes - 10% 
[US/CANADA]
2006: 24 votes - 12%  
[US/CANADA]
2007: 27 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2008: 29 votes - 12% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 104 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 115 votes - 64% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Chyna

Chyna died in April 2016 at age 46.
2016: 36 votes - 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Cibernetico

2010: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

Ciclon Negro

Ciclon Negro died in February 2013 at age 81.
2013: 22 votes - 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Cien Caras

1998: 6 votes  - 33% [MEXICO]
1999: 17 votes - 34% [MEXICO]
2000: 7 votes - 13% [MEXICO]
2001: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2010: 18 votes - 24% [MEXICO]
2011: 37 votes - 31% [MEXICO]
2012: 32 votes - 42% [MEXICO]
2013: 41 votes - 45% [MEXICO]
2014: 53 votes - 54% [MEXICO]
2015: 83 votes - 54% [MEXICO]
2016: 78 votes - 58% [MEXICO]
2017: 76 votes - 49% [MEXICO]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

Cima

2015: 38 votes - 23% [JAPAN]
2016: 64 votes - 40% [JAPAN]
2017: 64 votes - 33% [JAPAN]

CM Punk

2014: 63 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 85 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 70 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 77 votes - 24% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Count Billy Varga

Count Billy Varga died in January 2013 at age 94.
2013: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Cowboy Bob Ellis

2010: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 55 votes - 24% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 55 votes - 20% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 28 votes - 11% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Curt Hennig

Curt Hennig died in February 2003 at the age of 45
1998: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2003: 33 votes - 19% 
[US/CANADA]
2004: 28 votes - 16% 
[US/CANADA]
2005: 48 votes - 26%  
[US/CANADA]
2006: 36 votes - 17% 
[US/CANADA]
2007: 55 votes - 26% [US/CANADA]
2008: 75 votes - 31% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 46 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 35 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 67 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 56 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 106 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 76 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 115 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 115 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 128 votes - 39% [MODERN US/CANADA]

CURTIS IAUKEA

1998: 3 votes - 11% 
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10%

Curtis Iaukea died in December 2010 at age 73.
2011
: 71 votes - 63% [REST OF THE WORLD]

DANNY HODGE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

DANNY MCSHAIN

1996: inducted into WON HOF

DARA SINGH

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Dave Brown

2013: 41 votes - 12% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 43 votes - 13% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 71 votes - 18% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 64 votes - 18% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 92 votes - 28% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Davey Boy Smith

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

Davey Boy Smith died in May 2002 at age 39.

2006: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

DEVIL MASAMI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

DIABLO VELASCO

2001: inducted into WON HOF

Dick Hutton

Dick Hutton died in November 2003 at the age of 80.
2011: 44 votes - 28% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 35 votes - 19% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 23 votes - 11% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 32 votes - 13% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 34 votes - 15% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 36 votes - 13% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

DICK LANE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Dick Murdoch

Dick Murdoch died in June 1996 at the age of 50.
1998: 14 votes - 50% [US/CANADA]
1999: 26 votes - 41% [US/CANADA]
2000: 14 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2001: 33 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2002: 20 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2003: 56 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2004: 68 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
2005: 102 votes - 56% [US/CANADA]
2006: 121 votes - 59% [US/CANADA]
2007: 116 votes - 55% [US/CANADA]
2008: 113 votes - 46% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 93 votes - 46% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 77 votes - 43% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 95 votes - 42% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 116 votes - 45% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 162 votes - 46% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 147 votes - 45% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

DICK THE BRUISER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Domenic DeNucci

2012: 44 votes - 42% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2013: 53 votes - 37% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 29 votes - 21% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 58 votes - 27% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 48 votes - 33% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA] (percentage seems wrong - should be 40%) 

Don Fargo

Don Fargo died in November 2015 at age 85.
2016: 37 votes - 13% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 27 votes - 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Don Frye

2003: 49 votes - 43% [JAPAN]
2004: 77 votes - 56% [JAPAN]

DON LEO JONATHAN

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Don Muraco

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]
2004: 28 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2005: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

Don Owen

Don Owen died in August 2002 at the age of 90

2003:   53 votes - 30% [US/CANADA]
2004:   59 votes - 34% [US/CANADA]
2005:   62 votes - 34% [US/CANADA]
2006:   81 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
2007: 108 votes - 51% [US/CANADA]
2008:   92 votes - 38% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009:   87 votes - 43% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010:   74 votes - 41% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011:   79 votes - 35% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012:   80 votes - 31% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 103 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014:   99 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 129 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 112 votes - 32% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 164 votes - 50% [MODERN US/CANADA]

DORY FUNK

1996: inducted into WON HOF

DORY FUNK, JR.

1996: inducted into WON HOF

DOS CARAS

1998: 13 votes - 72% [MEXICO]

DR. ALFONSO MORALES

2008: 56 votes - 45% [MEXICO]
2009: 30 votes - 40% [MEXICO]
2010: 32 votes - 43% [MEXICO]
2011: 32 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2012: 57 votes - 74% [MEXICO]

Dr. Wagner Jr.

2004: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2009
: 15 votes - 20% [MEXICO]
2010: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2011: 50 votes - 42% [MEXICO]
2012: 26 votes - 34% [MEXICO]
2013: 32 votes - 35% [MEXICO]
2014: 23 votes - 24% [MEXICO]
2015: 41 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2016: 37 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2017: 70 votes - 45% [MEXICO]

DR. WAGNER SR.

Dr. Wagner Sr. died in September 2004 at the age of 68
2005: 53 votes - 53% [MEXICO]
2006: 68 votes - 56% [MEXICO]
2007: 38 votes - 41% [MEXICO]
2008: 59 votes - 48% [MEXICO]
2009: 35 votes - 47% [MEXICO]
2010: 41 votes - 55% [MEXICO]
<i think he was accidentally left off the ballot in 2011>
2012: 46 votes - 59.7% [MEXICO]
2013: 63 votes - 69% [MEXICO]

DUMP MATSUMOTO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

DUSTY RHODES

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Dutch Savage

Dutch Savage died in August 2013 at age 78.
2013: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

DYNAMITE KID

1996: inducted into WON HOF

EARL CADDOCK

2003: inducted into WON HOF

EARL MCCREADY

1996: inducted into WON HOF

ED DON GEORGE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Ed Francis

Ed Francis died in November 2016 at age 90.
2016: 16 votes - 12% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 51 votes - 43% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

ED LEWIS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

EDDIE GRAHAM

1996: inducted into WON HOF

EDDIE GUERRERO

2003: 19 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
2004: 55 votes - 31% [US/CANADA]
2005: 63 votes - 34% [US/CANADA]
Eddie Guerrero died in November 2005 at age 38 .
2006: 143 votes - 69% [US/CANADA]

EDDIE QUINN

2015: inducted into WON HOF

Edge

2009: 44 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 32 votes - 18% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 105 votes - 46% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 95 votes - 37% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 129 votes - 37% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 117 votes - 36% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 173 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 141 votes - 40% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 161 votes - 49% [MODERN US/CANADA]

EDOUARD CARPENTIER

1997: inducted into WON HOF

EL CANEK

1996: inducted into WON HOF

EL HIJO DEL SANTO

1997: inducted into WON HOF

EL SANTO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

EL SATANICO

1998: 2 votes - 11% [MEXICO]
1999: 6 votes - 12% [MEXICO]
2000: 8 votes - 15% [MEXICO]
2001: 42 votes - 62% [MEXICO]

EL SOLITARIO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Emil “King Kong” Czaya

Emil “King Kong” Czaya died in May 1970 at the age of 61
2014: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [REST OF THE WORLD]

Enrique Torres

2007: 23 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
Enrique Torres died in September 2007 at age 85.
2008:   56 votes - 36% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009:   31 votes - 31% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010:   23 votes - 17% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011:   77 votes - 49% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 107 votes - 58% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013:   72 votes - 34% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014:   62 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015:   84 votes - 37% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 102 votes - 36% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017:   94 votes - 36% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Eric Bischoff

1998: 3 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
1999: 13 votes - 20% [US/CANADA]
2000: 13 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2001: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

ERNIE LADD

1996: inducted into WON HOF

EVAN LEWIS

2007: inducted into WON HOF

EVERETT MARSHALL

2009: inducted into WON HOF

FABULOUS FREEBIRDS

Fabulous Freebirds were Terry Gordy, Michael Haye and Buddy Roberts.

Terry Gordy
1998: 11 votes - 39%; Terry Gordy stand alone
1999: 9 votes - 14%; Terry Gordy stand alone
Terry Gordy died in July 2001 at age 40.

Michael Hayes
1998: 8 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]; Michael Hayes stand alone
1999: 13 votes - 20% [US/CANADA]; Michael Hayes stand alone

Buddy Roberts
Buddy Roberts died in November 2012 at age 65.

Fabulous Freebirds
2000: 50 votes - 51% [US/CANADA]
2001: 48 votes - 48% [US/CANADA]
2002: 65 votes - 54% [US/CANADA]
2003: 77 votes - 44% [US/CANADA]
2004: 76 votes - 43% [US/CANADA]
2005: 133 votes - 73% [US/CANADA]

Fabulous Moolah

1998: 10 votes - 36% [US/CANADA]
1999: 32 votes - 50% [US/CANADA]
2000: 23 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2001: 35 votes - 35% [US/CANADA]
2002: 17 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2003: 47 votes - 27% [US/CANADA]
2004: 43 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
2005: 64 votes - 35% [US/CANADA]
2006: 107 votes - 52% [US/CANADA]
2007: 110 votes - 52% [US/CANADA]
Fabulous Moolah died in November 2007 at age 84.
2008: 138 votes - 56% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 89 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 80 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 102 votes - 45% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 83 votes - 32% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 114 votes - 32% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 114 votes - 35% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

Fishman

2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]
Fishman died in April 2017 at age 66.

Fit Finlay

2008: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

FRANCISCO FLORES

2003: inducted into WON HOF

FRANK GOTCH

1996: inducted into WON HOF

FRANK SEXTON

2000: inducted into WON HOF

FRANK TUNNEY

1996: inducted into WON HOF

FRED KOHLER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

FREDDIE BLASSIE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

FRITZ VON ERICH

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Fuerza Guerrera

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2003: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

Gary Hart

2007: 53 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
Gary Hart died in March 2008 at age 66.
2008: 92 votes - 38% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 69 votes - 34% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 86 votes - 48% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 100 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 113 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 120 votes - 34% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 108 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 192 votes - 49% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 174 votes - 49% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 182 votes - 55% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Gene & Ole Anderson

Ole Anderson
1999: 14 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]; <Ole Anderson stand alone>

Gene Anderson died in October 1991 at the age of 58

Gene & Ole Anderson
2000: 10 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2001: 10 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2002: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2004: 43 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
2005: 55 votes - 30% [US/CANADA]
2006: 86 votes - 42% [US/CANADA]
2007: 78 votes - 37% [US/CANADA]
2008: 55 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 46 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 53 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 79 votes - 51% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 99 votes - 54% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 112 votes - 52% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 119 votes - 49% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

GENE KINISKI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

GENE OKERLUND

2013: 123 votes - 35% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 117 votes - 36% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 226 votes - 58% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 237 votes - 67% [MODERN US/CANADA]

GENICHIRO TENRYU

1996: inducted into WON HOF

GEORG HACKENSCHMIDT

1996: inducted into WON HOF

George Gordienko

George Gordienko died in May 2002 at the age of 74
2008: 44 votes - 28% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 32 votes - 32% [JAPAN]
2010: 33 votes - 29% [JAPAN]
2011: 39 votes - 33% [JAPAN]
2012: 38 votes - 39% [JAPAN]
2013: 26 votes - 25% [JAPAN]
2014: 26 votes - 25% [JAPAN]
2015: 29 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

George Scott

George Scott died in January 2014 at age 84.
2014: 63 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 68 votes - 17% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 73 votes - 21% [MODERN US/CANADA]

George Steele

Died February 16, 2017 at age 79.
2017: 52 votes - 20% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA]

Giant Haystacks

Giant Haystacks died in November 1998 at the age of 51

2010: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [EUROPE]

2013: 15 votes - 12% [EUROPE]
2014: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [EUROPE]

GORDON SOLIE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

GORGEOUS GEORGE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Gorilla Monsoon

Gorilla Monsoon died in October 1999 at the age of 62

1998: 6 votes- 21% [US/CANADA]
1999: 7 votes- 11% [US/CANADA]
2000: 22 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]
2001: 24 votes - 24% [US/CANADA]
2002: 16 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2003: 28 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2004: 85 votes - 49% [US/CANADA]
2005: 73 votes - 40% [US/CANADA]
2006: 88 votes - 43% [US/CANADA]
2007: 70 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2008: 77 votes - 31% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 61 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 64 votes - 35% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 97 votes - 43% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 95 votes - 37% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 95 votes - 27% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 110 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

GORY GUERRERO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Gran Hamada

1998: 8 votes - 42% [JAPAN]
1999: 20 votes - 31% [JAPAN]
2000: 31 votes - 47% [JAPAN?]
2001: 33 votes - 49% [JAPAN]
2002: 12 votes - 18% [MEXICO]
2003: 22 votes - 19% [JAPAN?]
2004: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10%  

2007: 10 votes - 11% [JAPAN]
2008: 19 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2009: 26 votes - 27% [JAPAN]
2010: 12 votes - 11% [JAPAN]
2011: 28 votes - 24% [JAPAN]
2012: 28 votes - 29% [JAPAN]
2013: 31 votes - 30% [JAPAN]
2014: 30 votes - 29% [JAPAN]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

Great Sasuke

2004: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

GUS SONNENBERG

2012: inducted into WON HOF

HANS SCHMIDT

Hans Schmidt died in February 1916 at the age of 35
1998: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2007: 81 votes - 38% [US/CANADA]
2008: 53 votes - 34% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 46 votes - 47% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010: 70 votes - 52% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 91 votes - 58% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 132 votes - 71% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

HARLEY RACE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Hayabusa

Hayabusa died in March 2016 at age 47.
2016: 78 votes - 49% [JAPAN]
2017: 73 votes - 37% [JAPAN]

Hector Garza

2008: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]
Hector Garza died in May 2013 at age 44.
2013: 29 votes - 32% [MEXICO]
2014: 15 votes - 15% [MEXICO]
2015: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

HENRI DEGLANE

Henri DeGlane died in July 1975 at the age of 73

2010: 29 votes - 46% [EUROPE]
2011: 26 votes - 37% [EUROPE]

Henri DeGlane was inducted into WON HOF in 2013.

HIROSHI HASE

1998: 8 votes - 42% [JAPAN]
1999: 20 votes - 31% [JAPAN]
2000: 36 votes - 47% [JAPAN]
2001: 29 votes - 47% [JAPAN]
2002: 40 votes - 48% [JAPAN]
2003: 55 votes - 49% [JAPAN]
2004: 71 votes - 52% [JAPAN]
2005: 66 votes - 59% [JAPAN]
2006: 86 votes - 68% [JAPAN]

HIROSHI TANAHASHI

2012: 38 votes - 39% [JAPAN]
2013: 68 votes - 65% [JAPAN]

HISASHI SHINMA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Horst Hoffman

2010: 11 votes - 17% [EUROPE]
2011: 10 votes - 14% [EUROPE]
2012: 14 votes - 12% [EUROPE]
2013: 26 votes - 21% [EUROPE]
2014: 25 votes - 23% [EUROPE]
2015: 28 votes - 24% [EUROPE]
2016: 15 votes - 11% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 22 votes - 11% [EUROPE] 

Howard Finkel

2013: 105 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014:   95 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 164 votes - 42% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 157 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 177 votes - 54% [MODERN US/CANADA]

HULK HOGAN

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Huracan Ramirez

Huracan Ramirez died in October 2006 at the age of 81
2010: 11 votes - 15% [MEXICO]
2011: 32 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2012: 31 votes - 40% [MEXICO]
2013: 17 votes - 19% [MEXICO]
2014: 26 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2015: 47 votes - 31% [MEXICO]
2016: 49 votes - 36% [MEXICO]
2017: 37 votes - 24% [MEXICO] 

IVAN KOLOFF

2004: 25 votes - 14% 
[US/CANADA]
2005: 49 votes - 27% [US/CANADA]
2006: 87 votes - 42% [US/CANADA]
2007: 83 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
2008: 86 votes - 35% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 80 votes - 40% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 70 votes - 39% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 110 votes - 48% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 137 votes - 54% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 159 votes - 48% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 237 votes - 61% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Ivan Koloff died in February 2017 at age 74.

JACK BRISCO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

JACK CURLEY

2002: inducted into WON HOF

JACKIE FARGO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jackie Pallo

Jackie Pallo died in February 2006 at the age of 80
2009: 16 votes - 30% [EUROPE]
2010: 20 votes - 32% [EUROPE]
2011: 26 votes - 37% [EUROPE]
2012: 53 votes - 46% [EUROPE]
2013: 57 votes - 46% [EUROPE]
2014: 29 votes - 27% [EUROPE]
2015: 47 votes - 40% [EUROPE]
2016: 53 votes - 40% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 20 votes - 10% [EUROPE] (Pallo wasn't listed on ballots sent to everyone) 
 

JACKIE SATO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

JAGUAR YOKOTA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jake Roberts

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

JAMES MCLAUGHLIN

2016: inducted into WON HOF

Jan Wilkens

2014: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [REST OF THE WORLD]

Jeff Hardy

2012: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Jerry Jarrett

2004: 33 votes - 19% [US/CANADA]
2005: 43 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2006: 77 votes - 37% [US/CANADA]
2007: 49 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2008: 71 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 59 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 68 votes - 38% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 80 votes - 35% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 104 votes - 41% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 134 votes - 38% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 145 votes - 44% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 187 votes - 48% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 166 votes - 47% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 162 votes - 50% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

JERRY LAWLER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jesse Ventura

2000:   32 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2001:   21 votes - 21% [US/CANADA]
2002:   35 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
2003:   62 votes - 35% [US/CANADA]
2004: 103 votes - 59% [US/CANADA]
2005: 107 votes - 58% [US/CANADA]
2006: 105 votes - 51% [US/CANADA]
2007: 113 votes - 53% [US/CANADA]
2008: 119 votes - 49% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 101 votes - 50% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010:   89 votes - 49% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 119 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 152 votes - 59% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 138 votes - 39% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 139 votes - 42% [MODERN US/CANADA]

JIM BARNETT

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jim Breaks

2012: 17 votes - 15% [EUROPE]
2013: 20 votes - 16% [EUROPE]
2014: 15 votes - 14% [EUROPE]
2015: 19 votes - 16% [EUROPE]
2016: 15 votes - 11% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]

JIM CORNETTE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jim Crockett Jr.

2007: 57 votes - 27% [US/CANADA]
2008: 40 votes - 16% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 43 votes - 21% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 29 votes - 16% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 97 votes - 43% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 65 votes - 25% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 92 votes - 26% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 75 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 77 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 73 votes - 21% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 97 votes - 30% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Jim Crockett Sr.

Jim Crockett Sr. died in April 
1973 at the age of 63

2013:   95 votes - 44% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 107 votes - 44% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 129 votes - 57% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 116 votes - 41% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 130 votes - 50% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

JIM LONDOS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

JIM ROSS

1999: 43 votes - 67% [US/CANADA]

Jimmy Hart

2013: 119 votes - 34% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 117 votes - 36% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 139 votes - 36% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 162 votes - 46% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 178 votes - 54% [MODERN US/CANADA]

JIMMY LENNON

1997: inducted into WON HOF

Jimmy Snuka

1998:   8 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
1999: 17 votes - 27% [US/CANADA]
2000: 16 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2001: 29 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
2002: 20 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2003: 59 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2004: 58 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2005: 70 votes - 38% [US/CANADA]
2006: 67 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2007: 50 votes - 24% [US/CANADA]
2008: 89 votes - 36% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 52 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 73 votes - 32% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 67 votes - 26% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 69 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 61 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

Jimmy Snuka died in January 2017 at age 73.

JOE TOOTS MONDT

1996: inducted into WON HOF

JOE STECHER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

JOHN CENA

2012: 183 votes - 71% [MODERN US/CANADA]

John DaSilva

2014: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [REST OF THE WORLD]

JOHN PESEK

1996: inducted into WON HOF

JOHNNY ROUGEAU

Died May 25, 1983.

John Tolos

2004: 21 votes - 12% [US/CANADA]
2005: 22 votes - 12% [US/CANADA]
2006: 30 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2007: 29 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2008: 35 votes - 22% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
John Tolos died in May 2009 at age 78.
2009: 37 votes - 37% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010: 52 votes - 39% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 56 votes - 36% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 49 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 56 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 31 votes - 13% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 57 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 47 votes - 17% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 47 votes - 18% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

Johnny Mr. Wrestling II Walker

2004:   30 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2005:   74 votes - 40% [US/CANADA]
2006:   49 votes - 24% [US/CANADA]
2007:   49 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2008:   68 votes - 28% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009:   29 votes - 14% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010:   36 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011:   37 votes - 16% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012:   41 votes - 16% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 101 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014:   52 votes - 21% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015:   80 votes - 36% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 112 votes - 40% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017:   77 votes - 30% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

Johnny Barend

Johnny Barend died in September 2011 at age 82.
2012: 46 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 23 votes - 16% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 14 votes - 10% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 23 votes - 11% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: 30 votes - 22% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 30 votes - 25% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

Johnny Saint

2010: 19 votes - 30% [EUROPE]
2011: 28 votes - 39% [EUROPE]
2012: 46 votes - 40% [EUROPE]
2013: 39 votes - 32% [EUROPE]
2014: 31 votes - 29% [EUROPE]
2015: 41 votes - 35% [EUROPE]
2016: 49 votes - 37% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 97 votes - 50% [EUROPE]

JOHNNY VALENTINE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jose Lothario

2005: 21 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
2006: 36 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2007: 43 votes - 20% [US/CANADA]
2008: 26 votes - 11% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

JUMBO TSURUTA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Jun Akiyama

2004: 24 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2005: 13 votes - 12% [JAPAN]
2006: 18 votes - 14% [JAPAN]
2007: 14 votes - 11% [JAPAN]
2008: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

2014: 30 votes - 29% [JAPAN]
2015: 55 votes - 33% [JAPAN]
2016: 72 votes - 45% [JAPAN]
2017: 92 votes - 47% [JAPAN]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

June Byers

June Byers died in July 1998 at the age of 76

2012: 46 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 43 votes - 20% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 35 votes - 14% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 59 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 94 votes - 33% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 62 votes - 24% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Junkyard Dog

Junkyard Dog died in June 1998 at the age of 45

2014:   52 votes - 16% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 112 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 114 votes - 32% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 100 votes - 31% [MODERN US/CANADA]

JUSHIN LIGER

1999: 62 votes - 95% [JAPAN]

Kane

2012: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

KARL GOTCH

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Karloff Lagarde

Karloff Lagarde died in August 2007 at age 79.
2007: 47 votes - 52% [MEXICO]
2008: 23 votes - 19% [MEXICO]
2009: 20 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2010: 26 votes - 35% [MEXICO]
2011: 41 votes - 35% [MEXICO]
2012: 35 votes - 45% [MEXICO]
2013: 29 votes - 52% [MEXICO]
2014: 47 votes - 48% [MEXICO]
2015: 62 votes - 41% [MEXICO]
2016: 56 votes - 42% [MEXICO]
2017: 71 votes - 46% [MEXICO]

KAZUSHI SAKURABA

2004: 118 votes - 86% [JAPAN]

KEIJI MUTO

1998: 11 votes - 58% [JAPAN]
1999: 45 votes - 69% [JAPAN]

Kenny Omega


Ken Patera

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]
2013: 53 votes - 15% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Ken Shamrock

1999: 19 votes - 29%  
2000: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% 

Kendo Nagasaki

2009: 19 votes - 35% [EUROPE]
2010: 16 votes - 25% [EUROPE]
2011: 9 votes - 13% [EUROPE]
2012: 12 votes - 10% [EUROPE]
2013: 48 votes - 39% [EUROPE]
2014: 16 votes - 15% [EUROPE]
2015: 23 votes - 20% [EUROPE]
2016: 25 votes - 19% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 55 votes - 28% [EUROPE]

KENSUKE SASAKI

2005: 37 votes - 33% [JAPAN]
2006: 33 votes - 26% [JAPAN]
2007: 36 votes - 28% [JAPAN]
2008: 26 votes - 31% [JAPAN]
2009: 56 votes - 57% [JAPAN]
2010: 47 votes - 41% [JAPAN]
2011: 53 votes - 45% [JAPAN]
2012: 58 votes - 59% [JAPAN]
2013: 71 votes - 68% [JAPAN]

KENT WALTON

Kent Walton died in August 2003 at the age of 86
2010: 28 votes - 44% [EUROPE]
2011: 49 votes - 69% [EUROPE]

KENTA KOBASHI

2002: 81 votes - 98% [JAPAN]

Kerry Von Erich

Kerry Von Erich died in February 1993 at the age of 33

1998: 7 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2006: 30 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2016: 40 votes - 11.2% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 53 votes - 16% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Kevin Nash

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

Killer Karl Kox

Killer Karl Kox died in November 2011 at age 81.
2012: 38 votes - 37% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2013: 71 votes - 50% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 44 votes - 32% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 73 votes - 33% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: 59 votes - 21% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 52 votes - 43% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

KILLER KOWALSKI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Kinji Shibuya

Kinji Shibuya died in May 2010 at age 89.
2010: 67 votes - 50% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 42 votes - 27% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 49 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 32 votes - 15% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 35 votes - 14% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 40 votes - 18% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

KINTARO OKI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Kiyoshi Tamura

2004: 74 votes - 54% [JAPAN]
2005: 37 votes - 33% [JAPAN]
2006: 55 votes - 44% [JAPAN]
2007: 37 votes - 29% [JAPAN]
2008: 29 votes - 34% [JAPAN]
2009: 44 votes - 45% [JAPAN]
2010: 26 votes - 23% [JAPAN]
2011: 26 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2012: 39 votes - 40% [JAPAN]
2014: 24 votes - 23% [JAPAN]
2015: 37 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2016: 38 votes - 24% [JAPAN]
2017: 47 votes - 24% [JAPAN]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

KONNAN

1999: 13 votes - 26% [MEXICO]
2000: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2005: 11 votes - 11% [MEXICO]
2006: 66 votes - 55% [MEXICO]
2007: 52 votes - 58% [MEXICO]
2008: 60 votes - 48% [MEXICO]
2009: 48 votes - 64% [MEXICO]

Kota Ibushi 

2017: 26 votes - 13% [JAPAN]

KURT ANGLE

2004: 105 votes - 60% [US/CANADA]

L.A. Park

2004: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2010: 23 votes - 31% [MEXICO]
2011: 40 votes - 34% [MEXICO]
2012: 41 votes - 53% [MEXICO]
2013: 42 votes - 46% [MEXICO]
2014: 23 votes - 24% [MEXICO]
2015: 44 votes - 29% [MEXICO]
2016: 52 votes - 39% [MEXICO]
2017: 73 votes - 47% [MEXICO]

LANCE RUSSELL

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Larry Matysik

2014: 39 votes - 16% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 58 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 81 votes - 29% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 78 votes - 30% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

LEROY MCGUIRK

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Lex Luger

1998: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

LIONESS ASUKA

1998: 10 votes - 53% [JAPAN]
1999: 46 votes - 71% [JAPAN]

LIZMARK

1998: 7 votes - 39% [MEXICO]
1999: 19 votes - 38% [MEXICO]
2000: 26 votes  - 47% [MEXICO]
2001: 43 votes - 63% [MEXICO]

Lonnie Moondog Mayne

2005: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

Lord James Blears

Lord James Blears died in March 2016 at age 93.
2016: 56 votes - 42% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 48 votes - 40% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

Los Brazos

Los Brazos is El Brazo, Brazo de Plata & Brazo de Oro.

El Brazo died in October 2013 at age 52.
2014: 16 votes - 16% [MEXICO]
2015: 50 votes - 33% [MEXICO]
2016: 39 votes - 29% [MEXICO]
Brazo de Oro died in April 2017 at age 57.
2017: 49 votes - 32% [MEXICO]

Los Misioneros de la Muerte

Los Misioneros de la Muerte is 
Negro Navarro, 
El Signo and 
El Texano.

El Texano died in January 2006 at age 47.

2014: 35 votes - 36% [MEXICO]
2015: 86 votes - 56% [MEXICO]
2016: 64 votes - 47% [MEXICO]
2017: 89 votes - 57% [MEXICO]

LOU ALBANO

1999: 16 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
2000: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]
2006: 38 votes - 18% [US/CANADA]
2007: 31 votes - 15% [US/CANADA]
2008: 58 votes - 24% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 38 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Lou Albano died in October 2009 at age 76.
2010: 95 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 127 votes - 56% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 179 votes - 70% [MODERN US/CANADA]

LOU THESZ

1996: inducted into WON HOF

MANAMI TOYOTA

2002: 65 votes - 78% [JAPAN]

Mario Milano

2012: 29 votes - 28% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2013: 20 votes - 14% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 15 votes - 11% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 25 votes - 11% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
Mario Milano died in December 2016 at age 81.
2017: 24 votes - 20% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

MARK LEWIN

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA ERA]

2005: 22 votes - 12% [US/CANADA]
2006: 23 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
2007: 38 votes - 18% [US/CANADA]
2008: 25 votes - 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

2011: 41 votes - 37% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2012: 50 votes - 48% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2013: 68 votes - 48% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 51 votes - 38% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 80 votes - 37% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: 95 votes - 34% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 84 votes - 70% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

MARTIN BURNS

2002: inducted into WON HOF

MARTÍN KARADAGIAN

2008: inducted into WON HOF

Marty Jones

2012: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [EUROPE]

MASA SAITO

1998: 10 votes- 53% [JAPAN]
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

2005: 15 votes - 13% [JAPAN]
2006: 58 votes - 46% [JAPAN]
2007: 23 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2008: 42 votes - 49% [JAPAN]
2009: 62 votes - 63% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Masahiko Kimura

Masahiko Kimura died in April 1993 at the age of 76
2012: 27 votes - 28% [JAPAN]
2013: 17 votes - 16% [JAPAN]
2014: 24 votes - 23% [JAPAN]
2015: 37 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

MASAHIRO CHONO

1999: 8 votes - 12% [JAPAN]
2000: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]
2003: 40 votes - 35% [JAPAN]
2004: 86 votes - 63% [JAPAN]

MASAKATSU FUNAKI

2000: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]
2004: 57 votes - 42% [JAPAN]
2005: 64 votes - 57% [JAPAN]
2006: 79 votes - 63% [JAPAN]

MAURICE VACHON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Michael Hayes

1998: 8 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
1999: 13 votes - 20% [US/CANADA]

See Fabulous Freebirds for 2000 onwards.

MICK FOLEY

1998: 16 votes - 57% [US/CANADA]; as Cactus Jack
1999: 35 votes - 55% [US/CANADA]
2000: 71 votes - 72% [US/CANADA]

MICK MCMANUS

2009: 17 votes - 32% [EUROPE]
2010: 32 votes - 51% [EUROPE]
2011: 40 votes - 56% [EUROPE]
2012: 91 votes - 78% [EUROPE]
Mick McManus died in May 2013 at age 93.

MIDNIGHT EXPRESS

Midnight Express is Bobby Eaton, Stan Lane and Dennis Condrey.

2002: 17 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2003: 44 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
2004: 58 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2005: 85 votes - 46% [US/CANADA]
2006: 90 votes - 44% [US/CANADA]
2007: 75 votes - 35% [US/CANADA]
2008: 133 votes - 54% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 128 votes - 64% [MODERN US/CANADA]

MIKE & BEN SHARPE

Mike Sharpe died in August 1988 at the age of 66
Ben Sharpe died in November 2001 at the age of 86
2012: 44 votes - 45% [JAPAN]
2013: 41 votes - 39% [JAPAN]
2014: 47 votes - 46% [JAPAN]
2015: 89 votes - 54% [JAPAN]
2016: 79 votes - 50% [JAPAN]
2017: 122 votes - 63% [JAPAN]

MIL MÁSCARAS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

MILDRED BURKE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

MINORU SUZUKI

2014: 23 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2015: 59 votes - 36% [JAPAN]
2016: 58 votes - 37% [JAPAN]
2017: 121 votes - 62% [JAPAN]

MITSUHARU MISAWA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

NEGRO CASAS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

NICK BOCKWINKEL

1996: inducted into WON HOF

NOBUHIKO TAKADA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Ole Anderson

1999: 14 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]

See Gene & Ole Anderson for 2000 onwards.

Otto Wanz

Otto Wanz died in September 2017 at age 74.

2014
: 26 votes - 25% [EUROPE]
2015: 34 votes - 29% [EUROPE]
2016: 45 votes - 34% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 44 votes - 23% [EUROPE]

Owen Hart

Owen Hart died in May 1999 at the age of 34
2000: 17 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2001: 32 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2002: 16 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2003: 34 votes - 19% [US/CANADA]
2004: 58 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2005: 51 votes - 28% [US/CANADA]
2006: 47 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2007: 56 votes - 26% [US/CANADA]
2008: 67 votes - 27% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 47 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 35 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 46 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 38 votes - 15% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 74 votes - 21% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 69 votes - 21% [MODERN US/CANADA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

PACO ALONSO

2006: 69 votes - 57% [MEXICO]
2007: 55 votes - 59% [MEXICO]
2008: 90 votes - 73% [MEXICO]

PAT O'CONNOR

1996: inducted into WON HOF

PAT PATTERSON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

PAUL BOESCH

1996: inducted into WON HOF

PAUL BOWSER

2006: inducted into WON HOF

PAUL HEYMAN

2002: 30 votes - 25% [US/CANADA]
2003: 57 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2004: 68 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
2005: 113 votes - 62% [US/CANADA]

PAUL JONES

Died April 18, 2018 at age 75.

Paul Orndorff

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2005: 18 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2006: 21 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

PEDRO MORALES

1998: 3 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
1999: 14 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]
2000: 13 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2001: 19 votes - 19% [US/CANADA]
2002: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2009: 62 votes - 31% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 38 votes - 21% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 77 votes - 34% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 50 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 76 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 81 votes - 33% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.

2016: 153 votes - 54% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 159 votes - 61% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Pepper Gomez

Pepper Gomez died in May 2004 at the age of 77
2004: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]
2011: 40 votes - 26% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 44 votes - 24% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 35 votes - 16% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 25 votes - 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 37 votes - 16% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 43 votes - 15% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

PERRO AGUAYO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

PERRO AGUAYO JR.

2010: 19 votes - 25% [MEXICO]
2011: 18 votes - 15% [MEXICO]
2012: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]
Perro Aguayo Jr. died in March 2015 at age 36.
2015: 110 votes - 72% [MEXICO]

Randy Orton

2015: 59 votes - 15% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 59 votes - 17% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 74 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]

RANDY SAVAGE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RAY FABIANI

2014: inducted into WON HOF

Ray Gunkel

Ray Gunkel died in August 1972 at the age of 48
2011: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

RAY MENDOZA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RAY STEELE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RAY STEVENS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RAYO DE JALISCO, SR.

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Red Bastien

2004: 35 votes - 20% [US/CANADA]
2005: 30 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2006: 56 votes - 27% [US/CANADA]
2007: 70 votes - 33% [US/CANADA]
2008: 68 votes - 44% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 47 votes - 48% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010: 59 votes - 44% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 59 votes - 38% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
Red Bastien died in August 2012 at age 82.
2012: 89 votes - 48% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 89 votes - 41% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 83 votes - 34% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 79 votes - 35% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 99 votes - 35% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 64 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2018: needs 50% to stay on the ballot

RED BERRY

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RENÉ GUAJARDO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

REY MYSTERIO

2007: 86 votes - 41% [US/CANADA]
2008: 104 votes - 42% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 113 votes - 56% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 136 votes - 75% [MODERN US/CANADA]

RIC FLAIR

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Rick Rude

Rick Rude died in April 1999 at the age of 40
1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]
2005: 26 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2006: 24 votes - 12% [US/CANADA]
2007: 21 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2008: 28 votes - 11% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

RICK MARTEL


Ricki Starr

Ricki Starr died in September 2014 at age 83.
2015: 46 votes - 39% [EUROPE]
2016: 48 votes - 38% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 50 votes - 26% [EUROPE]

RICKY STEAMBOAT 

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RIKI CHOSHU

1996: inducted into WON HOF

RIKIDŌZAN

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Rip Hawk

Rip Hawk died in December 2012 at age 83.
2013: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Rob Van Dam

2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

ROCK & ROLL EXPRESS

Rock & Roll Express is Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson.

2000:   23 votes - 23% [US/CANADA]
2001:   22 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]
2002:   22 votes - 18% [US/CANADA]
2003:   38 votes - 21% [US/CANADA]
2004:   50 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
2005:   88 votes - 48% [US/CANADA]
2006: 102 votes - 49% [US/CANADA]
2007:   85 votes - 40% [US/CANADA]
2008:   95 votes - 39% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009:   82 votes - 41% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010:   97 votes - 54% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 119 votes - 52% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 125 votes - 49% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 194 votes - 55% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 212 votes - 64% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Rocky Johnson

2008: 30 votes - 12% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

2015: 35 votes - 16% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 55 votes - 20% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 34 votes - 13% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

RODDY PIPER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Rollerball Mark Rocco

2009: 26 votes - 48% [EUROPE]
2010: 20 votes - 32% [EUROPE]
2011: 31 votes - 44% [EUROPE]
2012: 50 votes - 43% [EUROPE]
2013: 48 votes - 39% [EUROPE]
2014: 35 votes - 32% [EUROPE]
2015: 50 votes - 42% [EUROPE]
2016: 43 votes - 32% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 75 votes - 38% [EUROPE]

Ron Wright

Ron Wright died in April 2015 at age 76.
2015: 25 votes - 11% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

ROY SHIRE

Roy Shire died in May 1996 at the age of 61

2004: 53 votes - 30% [US/CANADA]
2005: 68 votes - 37% [US/CANADA]
2006: 94 votes - 45% [US/CANADA]
2007: 112 votes - 53% [US/CANADA]
2008: 86 votes - 55% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 61 votes - 62% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Ruben Juarez

2017: 24 votes - 15% [MEXICO]

Sabu

2000: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2005: 57 votes - 31% [US/CANADA]
2006: 23 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
2007: 25 votes - 12% [US/CANADA]
2008: 44 votes - 18% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 23 votes - 11% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 20 votes - 11% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MODERN US/CANADA]

SALVADOR LUTTEROTH

1996: inducted into WON HOF

SAM MUCHNICK

1996: inducted into WON HOF


SAMOA JOE


SANDOR SZABO

2000: inducted into WON HOF

Sangre Chicana

2017: dropped from the ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

SATORU SAYAMA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Satoshi Kojima

2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

Satoshi Kojima & Hiroyoshi Tenzan

2014: 17 votes - 17% [JAPAN]
2015: 19 votes - 12% [JAPAN]
2016: 25 votes - 16% [JAPAN]
2017: 25 votes - 13% [JAPAN]

Scott Hall

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

Seiji Sakaguchi

1998: 7 votes - 37% [JAPAN]
1999: 7 votes - 11% [JAPAN]
2000: 14 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2001: 20 votes - 32% [JAPAN]
2002: 10 votes - 12% [JAPAN]
2003: 19 votes - 17% [JAPAN]
2004: 25 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2005: 16 votes - 14% [JAPAN]
2006: 62 votes - 49% [JAPAN]
2007: 41 votes - 32% [JAPAN]
2008: 43 votes - 51% [JAPAN]
2009: 42 votes - 43% [JAPAN]
2010: 26 votes - 23% [JAPAN]
2011: 32 votes - 27% [JAPAN]
2012: 32 votes - 33% [JAPAN]
2013: 35 votes - 34% [JAPAN]
2014: 35 votes - 34% [JAPAN]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2014.
2016: 16 votes - 10% [JAPAN]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2016.

Sgt. Slaughter

1998: 8 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2006: 36 votes - 17% [US/CANADA]
2007: 29 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2008: 62 votes - 25% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 35 votes - 17% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 40 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 59 votes - 26% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 62 votes - 24% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 86 votes - 24% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 71 votes - 22% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 91 votes - 23% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 129 votes - 37% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 133 votes - 41% [MODERN US/CANADA]

SHAWN MICHAELS

1999:   37 votes - 58% [US/CANADA]
2000:   53 votes - 54% [US/CANADA]
2001:   47 votes - 47% [US/CANADA]
2002:   62 votes - 52% [US/CANADA]
2003: 119 votes - 67% [US/CANADA]

SHINSUKE NAKAMURA

2015: 120 votes - 73% [JAPAN]

SHINYA HASHIMOTO

1999: 38 votes - 58% [JAPAN]
2000: 59 votes - 78% [JAPAN]

Shinya Hashimoto died in July 2005 at age 40.

SHOHEI GIANT BABA

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Spiros Arion

2011: 25 votes - 22% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2012: 20 votes - 19% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2013: 32 votes - 22% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2014: 20 votes - 15% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2015: 32 votes - 15% [REST OF THE WORLD]
2016: 43 votes - 32% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 45 votes - 38% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

Sputnik Monroe

2017: 108 votes - 41% [HISTORICAL]

STAN HANSEN

1996: inducted into WON HOF

STANISLAUS ZBYSZKO

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Stanley Weston

Stanley Weston died in April 2002 at the age of 83
2013: 82 votes - 39% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 75 votes - 31% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 98 votes - 44% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 109 votes - 39% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 118 votes - 45% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Steiner Brothers

Steiner Brothers are Rick Steiner & Scott Steiner.

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

2006: 32 votes - 15% [US/CANADA]
2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

STEVE AUSTIN

2000: 76 votes - 77% [US/CANADA]

Steve Rickard

Steve Rickard died in April 2015 at age 86.
2016: 16 votes - 12% [REST OF THE WORLD/EUROPE]
2017: 21 votes - 18% [AUSTRALIA/NZ/PACIFIC/AFRICA]

STEVE WILLIAMS

1998: 3 votes - 16% 
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% 

Steve Williams died in December 2009 at age 50.
2010: 68 votes - 59.6% [JAPAN]
2011: 78 votes - 67% [JAPAN]

STING

1998: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]
2003: 26 votes - 15% [US/CANADA]
2004: 21 votes - 12% [US/CANADA]
2005: 59 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
2006: 26 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2007: 39 votes - 18% [US/CANADA]
2008: 59 votes - 24% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 53 votes - 26% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2010: 37 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2011: 98 votes - 43% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2012: 98 votes - 38% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2013: 116 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2014: 110 votes - 33% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 197 votes - 51% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 234 votes - 66% [MODERN US/CANADA]

STU HART

1996: inducted into WON HOF

TAKASHI MATSUNAGA

Promoter Takashi Matsunaga died in July 2009 at age 73.
2013
: 77 votes - 74% [JAPAN]

TARZÁN LΟPEZ

2004: inducted into WON HOF

TATSUMI FUJINAMI

1996: inducted into WON HOF

TED DIBIASE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

TERRY FUNK

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Terry Gordy

1998: 11 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
1999: 9 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]

Terry Gordy died in July 2001at age 40.

From 2000 onwards, see FABULOUS FREEBIRDS.

Tetsuya Naito

2017: 32 votes - 16% [JAPAN]

THE ASSASSINS 

The Assassins are Jody Hamilton & Tom Renesto.

Tom Renesto died in April 2000 at age 72.

2005: 34 votes - 19% [US/CANADA]
2006: 70 votes - 34% [US/CANADA]
2007: 89 votes - 42% [US/CANADA]
2008: 79 votes - 51% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 56 votes - 57% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010: 76 votes - 56% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 93 votes - 59.6% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 85 votes - 46% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 114 votes - 53% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 117 votes - 48% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 147 votes - 65% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

THE CRUSHER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

THE DESTROYER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

The Dudley Boyz

The Dudley Boyz are D-Von Dudley and Bubba Ray Dudley.

2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [US/CANADA]

THE DUSEK FAMILY

1996: inducted into WON HOF

THE FABULOUS KANGAROOS

The Fabulous Kangaroos were Al Costello, Roy Heffernan and Don Kent.

1996: inducted into WON HOF

THE ROAD WARRIORS (HAWK AND ANIMAL)

1996: inducted into WON HOF

THE ROCK

2007: 183 votes - 86% [US/CANADA]

THE SHEIK

1996: inducted into WON HOF

TIGER JEET SINGH

1998: 4 votes - 21% [JAPAN]
1999: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

Tim “Mr. Wrestling” Woods

Tim “Mr. Wrestling” Woods died in November 2002 at the age of 68
2003: 38 votes - 21% [US/CANADA]
2004: 51 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
2005: 52 votes - 28% [US/CANADA]
2006: 56 votes - 27% [US/CANADA]
2007: 72 votes - 34% [US/CANADA]
2008: 70 votes - 29% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2009: 39 votes - 39% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010: 47 votes - 35% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 55 votes - 35% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 59 votes - 32% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 68 votes - 32% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 58 votes - 24% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 64 votes - 28% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 60 votes - 21% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 77 votes - 30% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

TOM JENKINS

1996: inducted into WON HOF

TOM PACKS

2007: inducted into WON HOF

TONY STECHER

1996: inducted into WON HOF

TOSHIAKI KAWADA

1997: inducted into WON HOF

TRIPLE H

2004: 103 votes - 59% [US/CANADA]
2005: 121 votes - 66% [US/CANADA]

Trish Stratus

2017: 42 votes - 13% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Tully Blanchard & Arn Anderson w/ JJ Dillon

2017: 148 votes - 45% [MODERN US/CANADA]

Ultimate Warrior

Ultimate Warrior died in April 2014 at age 55.
2014: 65 votes - 20% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2015: 52 votes - 13% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2016: 66 votes - 19% [MODERN US/CANADA]
2017: 60 votes - 18% [MODERN US/CANADA]

ULTIMO DRAGON

2002: 46 votes - 55% [JAPAN]
2003: 66 votes - 58% [JAPAN]
2004: 85 votes - 62% [JAPAN]

Ultimo Guerrero

2014: 23 votes - 24% [MEXICO]
2015: 32 votes - 21% [MEXICO]
2016: 38 votes - 28% [MEXICO]
2017: 77 votes - 50% [MEXICO]

Ultimo Guerrero & Rey Bucanero

2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

2009: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

Undertaker

1998:   11 votes - 39% [US/CANADA]
1999:   20 votes - 31% [US/CANADA]
2000:   16 votes - 16% [US/CANADA]
2001:   50 votes - 50% [US/CANADA]
2002:   56 votes - 47% [US/CANADA]
2003:   98 votes - 55% [US/CANADA]
2004: 118 votes - 67% [US/CANADA]

Universo 2000

2007: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [MEXICO]

Universo 2000 died May 1, 2018 at age 55.

Vampiro

2007: 10 votes - 11% [MEXICO]
2008: 19 votes - 15% [MEXICO]
2009:   8 votes - 11% [MEXICO]
2010: 20 votes - 27% [MEXICO]
2011: 12 votes - 10% [MEXICO]
2012: 17 votes - 22% [MEXICO]
2013: 15 votes - 16% [MEXICO]
2014: 11 votes - 11% [MEXICO]
2015: 19 votes - 12% [MEXICO]
2016: 18 votes - 13% [MEXICO]
2017: 16 votes - 10% [MEXICO]

VERNE GAGNE

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Villano III

2001: 27 votes - 40% [MEXICO]
2002: 25 votes - 39% [MEXICO]
2003: 34 votes - 47% [MEXICO]
2004: 41 votes - 43% [MEXICO]
2005: 51 votes - 50% [MEXICO]
2006: 59 votes - 49% [MEXICO]
2007: 49 votes - 54% [MEXICO]
2008: 50 votes - 40% [MEXICO]
2009: 23 votes - 31% [MEXICO]
2010: 23 votes - 31% [MEXICO]
2011: 55 votes - 47% [MEXICO]
2012: 38 votes - 49% [MEXICO]
2013: 38 votes - 41% [MEXICO]
2014: 32 votes - 33% [MEXICO]
2015: 85 votes - 56% [MEXICO]
2016: 76 votes - 56% [MEXICO]
2017: 77 votes - 50% [MEXICO]

VINCENT J. MCMAHON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

VINCENT K. MCMAHON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Volk Han

1998:   4 votes - 21% [JAPAN]
1999: 14 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2000: 14 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2001:   9 votes - 15% [JAPAN]
2002: 20 votes - 24% [JAPAN]
2003: 21 votes - 18% [JAPAN]
2004: 43 votes - 31% [JAPAN]
2005: 16 votes - 14% [JAPAN]
2006: 32 votes - 25% [JAPAN]
2007: 36 votes - 28% [JAPAN]
2008: 38 votes - 45% [JAPAN]
2009: 38 votes - 39% [JAPAN]
2010: 25 votes - 22% [JAPAN]
2011: 55 votes - 47% [JAPAN]
2012: 41 votes - 42% [JAPAN]
2013: 44 votes - 42% [JAPAN]
2014: 52 votes - 51% [JAPAN]
2015: 86 votes - 52% [JAPAN]
2016: 61 votes - 38% [JAPAN]
Dropped from the ballot due to the 15 year/50% rule in 2016.

Von Brauners w/Saul Weingeroff

Saul Weingeroff died in March 1988 at age 72.
Karl Von Brauner died in July 2009.
Kurt Von Brauner died in July 2004.

2010: 30 votes - 22% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 26 votes - 17% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 22 votes - 12% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 41 votes - 19% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 25 votes - 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2015: 50 votes - 22% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2016: 61 votes - 22% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2017: 47 votes - 18% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

WAHOO MCDANIEL

1998: 14 votes - 50% [US/CANADA]
1999: 23 votes - 36% [US/CANADA]
2000: 24 votes - 24% [US/CANADA]
2001: 53 votes - 52% [US/CANADA]
Wahoo McDaniel died in April 2002 at age 63.
2002: 83 votes - 69% [US/CANADA]

WHIPPER BILLY WATSON

1996: inducted into WON HOF

Wilbur Snyder

Wilbur Snyder died in December 1991 at the age of 62
1998: 9 votes - 32% [US/CANADA]
1999: 14 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]
2000: 22 votes - 22% [US/CANADA]
2001: 14 votes - 14% [US/CANADA]
2002: 12 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2003: 23 votes - 13% [US/CANADA]
2004: 20 votes - 11% [US/CANADA]
2005: 19 votes - 10% [US/CANADA]
2006: 43 votes - 21% [US/CANADA]
2007: 62 votes - 29% [US/CANADA]
2008: 59 votes - 38% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2009: 49 votes - 50% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2010: 44 votes - 33% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2011: 59 votes - 38% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2012: 47 votes - 25% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2013: 51 votes - 24% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]
2014: 69 votes - 28% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

Wild Bill Curry

2017: 46 votes - 18% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

WILLIAM MULDOON

1997: inducted into WON HOF

WLADEK ZBYSZKO

2010: inducted into WON HOF

Yoshiaki Fujiwara

2016: 48 votes - 30% [JAPAN]
2017: 69 votes - 35% [JAPAN]

Yoshihiro Takayama

2003: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

2005: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

Yuji Nagata

2003: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [JAPAN]

2013: 27 votes - 26% [JAPAN]
2014: 38 votes - 37% [JAPAN]
2015: 38 votes - 23% [JAPAN]
2016: 34 votes - 21% [JAPAN]
2017: 98 votes - 50% [JAPAN]

Yukon Eric

Yukon Eric died in January 1965 at the age of 41
2010: dropped from ballot after receiving less than 10% [HISTORICAL US/CANADA ERA]

YVON ROBERT

1996: inducted into WON HOF
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