10 Landmark Firsts in Wrestling That Fans Should Know About

Gorgeous George (not to be confused Macho Man’s valet Stephanie Bellars, who used the same name) was a true pioneer of professional wrestling when it came to theatrics and working a crowd, with Muhammed Ali and James Brown citing him as a huge influence. One of the things he was the first to do is come down to the ring with signature entrance music. His song was ‘Pomp and Circumstance’, later used by the Macho Man.