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Buzz Sawyer KO-d by Sonny King
Buzz Sawyer KO-d by Sonny King
::2010/12/29::
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Classic Memphis Jerry Lawler #1 Contender Promo v Sonny King Wrestling 1979
Classic Memphis Jerry Lawler #1 Contender Promo v Sonny King Wrestling 1979
::2013/04/09::
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2/2 Jerry Lawler V Sonny King Promo MEMPHIS WRESTLING 1979
2/2 Jerry Lawler V Sonny King Promo MEMPHIS WRESTLING 1979
::2013/04/10::
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Championship Wrestling at Madison Square Garden - July 29, 1972
Championship Wrestling at Madison Square Garden - July 29, 1972
::2011/12/30::
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Super Destroyer / Sonny King / Ivan Koloff / Johnny Valentine promos
Super Destroyer / Sonny King / Ivan Koloff / Johnny Valentine promos
::2011/05/02::
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Sonny King
Sonny King's Delusions of Grandeur (6-16-79) Classic Memphis Wrestling Heel Promo
::2010/07/30::
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Young Ricky Morton vs Sonny King (4-26-80) Classic CWA Memphis Wrestling Match
Young Ricky Morton vs Sonny King (4-26-80) Classic CWA Memphis Wrestling Match
::2010/06/06::
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1980 Sonny King vs Bill Dundee Louisville Gardens MEMPHIS WRESTLING
1980 Sonny King vs Bill Dundee Louisville Gardens MEMPHIS WRESTLING
::2013/04/18::
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1980 Tony Boyles vs Sonny King MEMPHIS WRESTLING
1980 Tony Boyles vs Sonny King MEMPHIS WRESTLING
::2013/04/19::
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CWA Sonny King Introduces Pete Austin MEMPHIS WRESTLING 1979
CWA Sonny King Introduces Pete Austin MEMPHIS WRESTLING 1979
::2013/04/06::
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I Cried For You - Sonny King
I Cried For You - Sonny King
::2009/01/15::
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Debut of Pete Austin with Sonny King vs Bub Smith (6-16-79) Classic Memphis Wrestling
Debut of Pete Austin with Sonny King vs Bub Smith (6-16-79) Classic Memphis Wrestling
::2010/07/30::
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Martin and Lewis - "If I Didn
Martin and Lewis - "If I Didn't Care" (with Sonny King)
::2009/01/25::
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FULL Memphis TV APRIL 05 1980 Wrestling
FULL Memphis TV APRIL 05 1980 Wrestling
::2013/04/23::
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Sonny King Ball Like Magic
Sonny King Ball Like Magic
::2010/11/25::
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|BV|Balkan-Vision|Stunts by Sonny King HD 720p
|BV|Balkan-Vision|Stunts by Sonny King HD 720p
::2014/03/11::
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NVS Music Group Presents... Sonny King
NVS Music Group Presents... Sonny King
::2010/04/09::
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Sonny King Road To Riches
Sonny King Road To Riches
::2010/11/25::
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Sonny King
Sonny King
::2011/11/18::
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Sonny King presents Swag-Matic
Sonny King presents Swag-Matic
::2011/02/23::
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MSA641-Sonny king
MSA641-Sonny king
::2012/08/28::
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Sonny King ...in the begining...
Sonny King ...in the begining...
::2008/05/06::
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Memphis TV Complete 3-15-1980 Wrestling
Memphis TV Complete 3-15-1980 Wrestling
::2013/04/16::
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DAFT PUNK by SONNY KING
DAFT PUNK by SONNY KING
::2009/12/12::
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Memphis Wrestling Full Episode 10-18-1980
Memphis Wrestling Full Episode 10-18-1980
::2013/05/02::
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1/5 Classic Memphis TV 09-13-1980 Wrestling
1/5 Classic Memphis TV 09-13-1980 Wrestling
::2013/04/27::
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ECKA Sonny King fighting Continuous at the Kettering Fighting Fit Academy Interclub
ECKA Sonny King fighting Continuous at the Kettering Fighting Fit Academy Interclub
::2009/07/16::
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Undertaker vs. Sonny Blaze (Wrestling Challenge,12.12.1990)
Undertaker vs. Sonny Blaze (Wrestling Challenge,12.12.1990)
::2012/11/12::
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Pro-Wrestling Managers
Pro-Wrestling Managers
::2014/08/10::
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"King of Nakedness" Sexy Sonny Samson Music Video
"King of Nakedness" Sexy Sonny Samson Music Video
::2007/09/05::
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Bill Melby v Sonny Meyers Pt 1
Bill Melby v Sonny Meyers Pt 1
::2009/03/09::
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"the King Of Nakedness"Sexy Sonny Samsons official music vid
"the King Of Nakedness"Sexy Sonny Samsons official music vid
::2006/05/06::
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Interviews with Koloff, Valentine, Super Destroyer & King
Interviews with Koloff, Valentine, Super Destroyer & King
::2007/11/09::
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Blond Bombers - Battered and bruised after Concession Stand Brawl (6-16-79)
Blond Bombers - Battered and bruised after Concession Stand Brawl (6-16-79)
::2010/07/31::
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All Star Wrestling - 1986 - Atomic Kid vs. Sonny Myers feat Mauro Ranallo
All Star Wrestling - 1986 - Atomic Kid vs. Sonny Myers feat Mauro Ranallo
::2008/11/01::
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W.C.W's Sonny Onoo on how japanese wrestlers are superior.
::2008/08/20::
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The Bullet and the Stud 5 of 9
The Bullet and the Stud 5 of 9
::2007/08/25::
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Moose Morowski vs Sonny Myers
Moose Morowski vs Sonny Myers
::2008/10/16::
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Demolition Ax & Smash vs. Sonny Rogers & Gary Jackson
Demolition Ax & Smash vs. Sonny Rogers & Gary Jackson
::2014/03/31::
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Sonny Liston vs Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) Boxing Match
Sonny Liston vs Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali) Boxing Match
::2011/10/01::
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Mike Edwards vs Sonny Myers "Blood Match"
Mike Edwards vs Sonny Myers "Blood Match"
::2008/08/12::
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The Bullet and the Stud 9 of 9
The Bullet and the Stud 9 of 9
::2007/08/25::
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Price of Glory Wrestling: S1.E7.M47 - Josh Abercrombie vs. Sonny Scarboni vs. Whiplash
Price of Glory Wrestling: S1.E7.M47 - Josh Abercrombie vs. Sonny Scarboni vs. Whiplash
::2011/12/08::
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Muhammad Ali vs Sonny Liston II 1965
Muhammad Ali vs Sonny Liston II 1965
::2012/09/12::
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WWF Wrestling Challenge 1/16/88
WWF Wrestling Challenge 1/16/88
::2014/05/29::
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David Young & Simon Diamond vs Apolo & Sonny Siaki
David Young & Simon Diamond vs Apolo & Sonny Siaki
::2015/01/21::
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WWE 2K14: Funtage! - (Ugly Wrestlers, Hilarious Entrances, Funny Moments)
WWE 2K14: Funtage! - (Ugly Wrestlers, Hilarious Entrances, Funny Moments)
::2014/01/20::
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Tony Atlas vs Sonny Rogers
Tony Atlas vs Sonny Rogers
::2012/11/17::
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WRESTLING.IE - Prince Devitt vs. Dunkan Disorderly IV
WRESTLING.IE - Prince Devitt vs. Dunkan Disorderly IV
::2014/03/04::
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Price of Glory Wrestling: S2.E20.M150 - Vinny & Sonny Scarboni vs. Jimmy Shalwin & Max Morrison
Price of Glory Wrestling: S2.E20.M150 - Vinny & Sonny Scarboni vs. Jimmy Shalwin & Max Morrison
::2012/03/03::
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Birth name Larry Johnson
Professional wrestling career
Ring name(s) Sonny King
Retired Mid-1980s

Larry Johnson was a professional wrestler better known as Sonny King. He competed in the World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWWF), where he won the WWWF Tag Team Championship.

Professional wrestling career[edit]

Johnson began his career as a professional boxer, but later turned to professional wrestling after befriending Ernie Ladd.[1] Johnson initially turned down the offer from Jack Britton to join the sport, but later tried it anyway.[1] He began his training in Detroit.[1] He later worked in Pittsburgh and Ontario.[1]

In 1972, he teamed with Chief Jay Strongbow to win the World Wide Wrestling Federation's World Tag Team Championship from Baron Mikel Scicluna and King Curtis Iaukea.[1][2] After a month, they lost the title to the team of Professor Tanaka and Mr. Fuji.[2]

Johnson won the NWA Alabama Heavyweight Championship in Alabama in March 1977. In 1978 and 1979, Johnson worked in Memphis as a manager to Jos Leduc and Ron Bass.[1] He also feuded with Jerry Lawler for the Southern Championship.[1] While with Championship Wrestling from Florida, he traded the Florida version of the NWA Brass Knuckles Championship with Killer Karl Kox.

While partnering with The Angel in the Continental Wrestling Association in 1980, he won the AWA Southern Tag Team Championship. He retired in the mid-1980s.[1]

Personal life[edit]

Johnson grew up in Louisiana.[1] After retiring from wrestling, he worked in a junkyard in South Florida, buying and selling car parts.[1] His son played football for the South Carolina Gamecocks.[1]

Championships and accomplishments[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Oliver, Greg (May 31, 2010). "Sonny King talks about his career -- for the first time!". SLAM! Wrestling. Retrieved 2010-06-01. 
  2. ^ a b c "History of the World Tag Team Championship". World Wrestling Entertainment. Retrieved 2008-05-07. 

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