Name: The Genius
Date of birth: 28/12/1954
Place of birth: Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Nick Name: The Genius and "Leaping" Lanny Poffo
The Genius is a very famous and professional male wrestler from Canada and he was born on December 28, 1954 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. His real name is Lanny Mark Poffo, but the fans and media knows him well with 'The Genius' and other ring names. During his career in wrestling, he has several ring names for different events, promotoions and / or organization he has joined , the ring names he used are The Genius and "Leaping" Lanny Poffo. He billed from Downers Grove, Illinois. He started to appear in professional wrestling in 1973.
In fights, he has shown many great and stylish moves and has also applied reversals on many occasions that has made him victorious in several fights. Moonsault are the most favorite moves of The Genius and can be noticed during any of his fights. The Genius's finishing moves are very painful and often has given him success over the opponent, some of the finishing moves includes "Honor Roll" Flying Senton.
During the great wrestling career The Genius has recorded, fans and media has observed some controversial and serious feud with several wrestlers that includes Brutus Beefcake, Hulk Hogan and Natural Disasters.
The Genius has won many titles in different organization and promotions, his titles includes Detriot World Tag Team titles team with Angelo Poffo, Atlantic Grand Prix Wrestling International Heavyweight title, Poffo World Heavyweight title, Poffo World Tag Team titles team with George Weingeroff, Poffo Televison title and Florida Tag Team titles team with Bulldozer Benson.
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