Buddy Colt Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth and Family

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Buddy Colt (Ron Read) was born on 13 January, 1936 in Bladensburg, Maryland, United States, is a professional. Discover Buddy Colt’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 85 years old?

Popular As Ron Read
Occupation N/A
Age 85 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born 13 January 1936
Birthday 13 January
Birthplace Bladensburg, Maryland, United States
Date of death (2021-03-05)
Died Place N/A
Nationality Maryland

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Buddy Colt Height, Weight & Measurements

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Buddy Colt Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2022-2023. So, how much is Buddy Colt worth at the age of 85 years old? Buddy Colt’s income source is mostly from being a successful professional. He is from Maryland. We have estimated
Buddy Colt’s net worth
, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million – $5 Million
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Net Worth in 2022 Pending
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Source of Income professional

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Colt grew up in Bladensburg, Maryland, before becoming an aviation mechanic and sergeant in the United States Marines, discharging in January 1957. He died on March 5, 2021, aged 85. He had Parkinson’s disease and dementia, and was survived by his wife, son, and five daughters.

On February 20, 1975, Colt was the pilot of a plane which crashed in water near Tampa Bay, resulting in the death of Bobby Shane. Colt and passengers Gary Hart and Austin Idol were seriously injured. He retired from wrestling due to broken ankles, which later developed gangrene and were fused together, but continued to fly. He remained in Championship Wrestling from Florida as a color commentator along with Gordon Solie and had part ownership of the company.

Trained by Killer Karl Krupp, Buddy Colt made his pro wrestling debut in 1962 in Nick Gulas and Bob Welch’s NWA Mid-America in the Tennessee region, worked under the name “Cowboy” Ron Reed. Aside from NWA Mid-America, he also worked St. Louis Wrestling Club, went to the West Coast to work for the World Wrestling Alliance (WWA) where he was renamed Ty Colt. In 1969, he renamed to Buddy Colt working NWA Western States, the Amarillo, Texas promotion run by the Funk family, where he quickly won the NWA North American Heavyweight Championship.

Ron Read (January 13, 1936 – March 5, 2021), known professionally as Buddy Colt, Ty Colt and “Cowboy” Ron Reed, was an American professional wrestler who worked in NWA promotions including the St. Louis Wrestling Club, Championship Wrestling from Florida and Georgia Championship Wrestling. Among others, he won the NWA Georgia Heavyweight Championship seven times, the NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Championship four and the NWA North American Heavyweight Championship once.

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