MAE YOUNG RUMORS & GOSSIP
Mae Young is a legend in the world of professional wrestling.
Well before the WWE became mainstream, Young was one of the most popular wrestlers in the world. She wrestled for 8 decades. It was reported that she had passed away last week, but those reports were wrong.
Young had always defied the odds and held on a little longer to go out on her terms. The WWE confirmed she passed away last night.
It has now been confirmed by WWE that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young has passed away at the age of 90.
WWE confirmed reports of Mae’s passing via their website via the following statement.
“WWE is greatly saddened by the news that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young, beloved member of the WWE family and oldest living squared circle personality, has passed at the age of 90.
Johnnie Mae Young...
- Stephanie McMahon announced on Twitter tonight that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young has passed away at 90. Stephanie tweeted:
“#RIPTheOneandOnlyGreatMaeYoung A true pioneer and legend has passed tonight. Long live the memory of my friend and @WWE Hall of Famer.”
- WWE posted the following:
WWE is greatly saddened by the news that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young, beloved member of the...
WWE is greatly saddened by the news that WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young, beloved member of the WWE family and oldest living squared circle personality, has passed at the age of 90.
Johnnie Mae Young was truly one of the greatest female competitors to ever lace up a pair of boots. A proud competitor for three quarters of a century and valued part of WWE to her last day...
Reports out of Charleston and Mike Mooneyham, the well-respected author and wrestling columnist site sources that state Young, 90, is gravely ill, has been taken off life support and is not expected to live much longer.
Source: The Wrestling Observer
According to a new report on the condition of WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young, she is currently off life support but still said to be in very weak physical condition.
When one of her friends in Oklahoma called her, she wasn’t strong enough to speak, but she was able to listen. When her friend told her, “you know thousands of people are pulling for you...
- After the report that Mae Young was taken off life support last night, Mike Mooneyham of the Post and Courier has confirmed Mae Young passed away early this morning at her Columbia home, aged 90.Young was the first-ever NWA U.S. Women’s Champion and broke into the wrestling businesses back in 1939 when she was just 15. She was a legend and will be missed.Wrestling-Edge offers...
Mike Mooneyham of the Charleston Post & Courier of South Carolina took to Twitter tonight to deliver some bad news to the wrestling community. Mooneyham has confirmed the rumors that everyone’s favorite WWE Diva Mae Young has been taken off life support.
Sad news to report. Received word tonight that #MaeYoung has been taken off life support. Prayers for this grand lady of...
The Post and Courier and Mike Mooneyham did a story on WWE Hall of Famer Mae Young who is currently under hospice care in Columbia, South Carolina. At one point she was scheduled to appear at this week’s “Old School” RAW in Baltimore.
Currently, one of Young’s kidneys is in the process of shutting down and she’s breathing with the assistance of an oxygen machine. She is...
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UPDATE: There are unconfirmed reports that Mae Young has entered hospice care. The word we received yesterday was that she “wasn’t doing well.”
We wish Mae all the best and would ask you guys to please keep her in your thoughts and prayers.
ORIGINAL: Details are sketchy at this point, but it is being reported that Mae Young has been hospitalized and isn’t...