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Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan helped pioneer pro wrestling (WWE and WCW) into pop culture in the 1980s and beyond with his "three demandments."

Bob Costas

NBC's Bob Costas, center, is surrounded by pro
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NBC's Bob Costas, center, is surrounded by pro wrestling superstars, from left, Mike Rotundo, Hillbilly Jim, Hulk Hogan and Barry Windham, on Feb. 22, 1985. They starred in an NBC Sports World special, "Can Sgt. Slaughter Take the Iron Sheik?: A look at Professional Wrestling."

Sylvester Stallone

From left, Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan and WWE
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From left, Sylvester Stallone, Hulk Hogan and WWE Chairman/CEO Vince McMahon attend Stallone's induction of Hulk Hogan into WWE Hall of Fame at Universal Amphitheatre on April 2, 2005 in Los Angeles, California. Hogan starred in "Rocky III" as wicked pro wrestler "Thunderlips," who took on Rocky Balboa in a charity wrestling vs. boxing bout.

Muhammad Ali and Liberace

Muhammad Ali, left shown with Liberace, center, and
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Muhammad Ali, left shown with Liberace, center, and Hulk Hogan on March 29, 1985 at Madison Square Garden. Ali was special guest referee and Liberace the guest timekeeper for the WrestleMania I main event pitting Hogan and Mr. T against "Rowdy" Roddy Piper and "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff.

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Marlon Wayans, left, kisses Hulk Hogan during WWE's
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Marlon Wayans, left, kisses Hulk Hogan during WWE's 2014 SuperStars For Kids at the New Orleans Museum of Art on April 3, 2014 in New Orleans City, part of WrestleMania XXX week.

Hulk Hogan

Does the man make the mustache, or does
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Does the man make the mustache, or does the mustache make the man?! Hulk probably wonders this every time he looks in the mirror.

Plus, we all know the wrestler is balding under that bandana. Work with what ya got, bro.

Hulk Hogan on April 1, 2014.
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Hulk Hogan on April 1, 2014.

1989

Randy
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Randy "Macho Man" Savage, top, has challenger Hulk Hogan in a headlock during the main event for WrestleMania V in Atlantic City, N.J. on April 4, 1989. Savage would lose his title to Hogan

Before Hulk Hogan, right, became Vince McMahon's top
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Before Hulk Hogan, right, became Vince McMahon's top draw in the WWF and spearheaded the "rock 'n' wrestling" era, he filmed this famous scene in "Rocky III" with Sylvester Stallone, playing the villainous grappler Thunderlips.

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World Wrestling Federation Heavyweight Champion Hulk Hogan, right,
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World Wrestling Federation Heavyweight Champion Hulk Hogan, right, faced off against Andre the Giant at a New York press conference on Feb. 3, 1988 to promote their bout on "The Main Event," an NBC prime time special that aired on Feb. 5, 1988. Hogan lost his title to Andre when a rogue doppelganger referee counted Hogan out. Andre then "sold" the title to the "Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase, but the title was later declared vacant, allowing "Macho Man" Randy Savage to win the title in a tournament at WrestleMania IV.

Bob Costas

NBC's Bob Costas, center, is surrounded by pro
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NBC's Bob Costas, center, is surrounded by pro wrestling superstars, from left, Mike Rotundo, Hillbilly Jim, Hulk Hogan and Barry Windham, on Feb. 22, 1985. They starred in an NBC Sports World special, "Can Sgt. Slaughter Take the Iron Sheik?: A look at Professional Wrestling."

Cyndi Lauper and Mr. T.

Rock singer Cyndi Lauper, left, speaks to reporters
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Rock singer Cyndi Lauper, left, speaks to reporters at the Rainbow Grill in New York following a promotional news conference there. At center is actor Mr. T. At right is his wrestling partner, Hulk Hogan. The trio went on to star at WrestleMania I at Madison Square Garden. (May 1, 1985)

In this undated photo, Miss Elizabeth works to
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In this undated photo, Miss Elizabeth works to keep the bond between "Macho Man" Randy Savage and Hulk Hogan strong. Jealousy finally broke up the Mega Powers, leading to Hogan beating Savage for the title at WrestleMania V in Atlantic City, N.J. in 1989.

A little more than a month before Cyndi
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A little more than a month before Cyndi Lauper led Wendi Richter to the ring for her victory at WrestleMania I, Hulk Hogan donned a sleeveless tux to serve as Lauper's "bodyguard" for her winning night at the Grammys. (Feb. 26, 1985)

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Hulk and Linda Hogan The 24-year marriage between
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Hulk and Linda Hogan

The 24-year marriage between Hulk and Linda Hogan was displayed on VH1's "Hogan Knows Best" in 2005.

FATE It seems the cameras were too much for them to take as Linda Hogan filed for divorce in 2007.

HULK HOGAN AND MR. T March 30, 1985
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HULK HOGAN AND MR. T
March 30, 1985
In true Wrestlemania fashion, Mr. T and Hulk Hogan, who hosted the show together, started out with a macho attitude in an SNL appearance. Both wound up breaking character, though, laughing at Billy Crystal as ?Fernando.?
Watch video of the skit

Hulk Hogan prepares to slam
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Hulk Hogan prepares to slam "Rowdy" Roddy Piper down on the mat during WrestleMania I. (March 31, 1985)

Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches
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Hulk Hogan fires up the crowd between matches during WrestleMania 21 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Hulk Hogan (left) sends King Kong Bundy flying
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Hulk Hogan (left) sends King Kong Bundy flying off the turnbuckle during Wrestlemania 2 in Los Angeles. (April 7, 1986)

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Muhammed Ali, Liberace, and Hulk Hogan get together
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Muhammed Ali, Liberace, and Hulk Hogan get together at Madison Square Garden in preparation for WrestleMania I. (March 29, 1985)

Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania 21-Staples Center, Los Angeles,
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Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania 21-Staples Center, Los Angeles,
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Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania 21-Staples Center, Los Angeles,
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Hulk Hogan at WrestleMania 21-Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA, April 3, 2005. For Flash Page item on Hogan. FOR ONE TIME USE ONLY (? 2005 World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. All Rights Reserved.) ts

Hulk Hogan takes on The Rock, right, during
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Hulk Hogan takes on The Rock, right, during WrestleMania 18 in Toronto. (March 17, 2002)

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Hulk Hogan, left, wins back the World Wrestling
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Hulk Hogan, left, wins back the World Wrestling Federation Title after defeating Macho Man Randy Savage during Wrestlemania V at Trump Plaza Hotel Casino in Atlantic City. (April 4, 1989)

Pro wrestler Terry Bollea, better known as Hulk
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Pro wrestler Terry Bollea, better known as Hulk Hogan, left, and 6-year-old actress Madeline Zima wait for the director cues while filming on the set of the comedy "Mr. Nanny" in Miami. Hogan helped lead the way of wrestlers bringing their talents to the big screen. That trend has included stars like "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, Terry Funk, John Cena and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. (June 11, 1992)

Hulk Hogan is hosting Party 105's Megajam 2009
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Hulk Hogan is hosting Party 105's Megajam 2009 at Country Fair Entertainment Park in Medford on Aug. 15, and, yes, his daughter will be performing.

Hulk Hogan talks at the Comedy Central Roast
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Hulk Hogan talks at the Comedy Central Roast of David Hasselhoff on Aug. 1, 2010.

Hulk Hogan throws opponent Ric Flair to the
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Hulk Hogan throws opponent Ric Flair to the ropes during Hulk Hogan's Hulkamania Tour at Rod Laver Arena on November 21, 2009 in Melbourne, Australia.

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Hulk Hogan, right, and Ric Flair arrive at
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Hulk Hogan, right, and Ric Flair arrive at Sydney Airport, ahead of the Australian Hulkamania tour on November 17, 2009 in Sydney, Australia.

Snoop Dogg

Rapper Snoop Dogg, special guest host of the
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Rapper Snoop Dogg, special guest host of the "Monday Night Raw" preceding WrestleMania XXXI, and WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan arrive at the MTV 2006 Video Music Awards Forum at Radio City Music Hall in the Grand Lounge on August 30, 2006 in New York City.

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