AUSTIN IDOL LIVE: DETAILS OF THE AIRPLANE CRASH THAT ENDED A LIFE, AND CHANGED THE LIVES OF IDOL, HART, & COLT FOREVER
(In the last installment of “Austin Idol Live” Austin talked about the airplane ride that would change his life, with Pilot Buddy Colt, and wrestling friends Bobby Shane and Gary Hart. Here he describes the horror of that tragic flight) …
It was on a beautiful crisp sunny day in Tampa, Fl, the exact date being, Wednesday February 20, 1975 and I was scheduled to wrestle in Miami Beach. Few people know that I had a reservation on Delta airlines that would take me to Miami on this particular day. My reservations included me staying overnight and flying back to Tampa the following morning. It was a done deal and this was my plan of the … Read more.
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Former 80′s Pro Wrestling Super Star “Austin Idol” is now the National Spokesperson for Ankle Armour. Idol who played a major role in the 1980′s and early 1990′s was a huge box office attraction with Ted Turners’ TBS cable channel in the early days of cable TV.