Tag: Roddy Piper

Remembering “Rowdy” Roddy Piper

“Just when you think you have all the answers, I change the questions!” It is our sad duty to report that wrestling legend “Rowdy” Roddy Piper has passed away aged 61 on July 31, 2015, in his home in Hollywood, California. News of his death broke minutes before the Hall […]

Heroes of Cult: Dirk Benedict

Dirk Benedict (birth name: Dirk Niewoehner) was born on March 1st 1945 in Helena, Montana. He was the son of Pricilla Mella (née Metzger), an accountant, and George Edward Niewoehner, a lawyer. Dirk grew up in White Sulphur Springs, Montana and graduated from Whitman College in 1967. Benedict allegedly chose his stage name […]