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Dusty Rhodes
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Dusty Rhodes
Real Name:  Virgil Riley Runnels Jr.
Alias # 2:  The Masked Rider
Alias # 3:  The American Dream
Alias # 4:  The Common Man
Alias # 5:  Mr. Ichiban
Height:  6 foot 3 - 190.5 cm
Weight:  289 lbs. - 131.1 kg
Date Of Birth:  October 12, 1945
  Date Of Death:  June 11, 2015 (aged 69)
11   N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida) (1 yr, 63 days)
7   N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida) (1 yr, 188 days)
3   N.W.A. World Television (211 days)
3   N.W.A. World Heavyweight (105 days)
2   N.W.A. Television (Florida) (263 days)
2   N.W.A. World Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic) (156 days)
2   N.W.A. World Six-Man Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic) (2 yrs, 57 days)
1   N.W.A. U.S. Heavyweight (Mid-Atlantic) (141 days)
1   N.W.A. Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic) (103 days)
1   N.W.A. Heavyweight (Bahamas) (1 yr, 109 days)
1   N.W.A. Heavyweight (Georgia) (7 days)
1   N.W.A. National Heavyweight (75 days)
1   Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Tag Team Tournament (1 yr, 13 days)
1   N.W.A. Television (Mid-Atlantic) (16 days)

37  

Total Championships

CHAMPIONSHIP TIMELINE
 
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Sep. 05, 1973  ‐  Feb. 23, 1974  (171 days)   Miami, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Mar. 01, 1974  ‐  Jul. 25, 1974  (146 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Nov. 28, 1974  ‐  Dec. 05, 1974  (7 days)   Jacksonville, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Aug. 15, 1975  ‐  Aug. 30, 1975  (15 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Oct. 06, 1975  ‐  Oct. 28, 1975  (22 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Georgia)   Jan. 30, 1976  ‐  Feb. 06, 1976  (7 days)   Atlanta, GA, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Jul. 27, 1976  ‐  Nov. 22, 1976  (118 days)   Tampa, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Jan. 01, 1977  ‐  Feb. 01, 1977  (31 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Feb. 15, 1977  ‐  Mar. 15, 1977  (28 days)   Tampa, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Jun. 09, 1977  ‐  Jul. 15, 1977  (36 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Aug. 23, 1977  ‐  Sep. 20, 1977  (28 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. World Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic)   Sep. 23, 1977  ‐  Sep. 30, 1977  (7 days)   Atlanta, GA, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Nov. 26, 1977  ‐  Dec. 15, 1977  (19 days)   St. Petersburg, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Jun. 18, 1978  ‐  Jul. 20, 1978  (32 days)   Miami, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Jun. 19, 1978  ‐  Sep. 23, 1978  (96 days)   W. Palm Beach, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Television (Florida)   Sep. 13, 1978  ‐  Sep. 27, 1978  (14 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Nov. 25, 1978  ‐  Dec. 12, 1978  (17 days)   St. Petersburg, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Television (Florida)   Dec. 15, 1978  ‐  Aug. 21, 1979  (249 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Jul. 04, 1979  ‐  Aug. 21, 1979  (48 days)   Miami, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. World Heavyweight   Aug. 21, 1979  ‐  Aug. 26, 1979  (5 days)   Tampa, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Feb. 16, 1980  ‐  Jul. 01, 1980  (136 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Florida)   Oct. 26, 1980  ‐  Nov. 04, 1980  (9 days)   Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. World Heavyweight   Jun. 21, 1981  ‐  Sep. 17, 1981  (88 days)   Atlanta, GA, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Southern Heavyweight (Florida)   Oct. 31, 1982  ‐  Nov. 22, 1982  (22 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. Heavyweight (Bahamas)   Jun. 15, 1983  ‐  Oct. 01, 1984  (1 yr, 109 days)   Nassau, Bahamas  (--)
N.W.A. World Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic)   Oct. 20, 1984  ‐  Mar. 18, 1985  (149 days)   Greensboro, NC, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Television (Mid-Atlantic)   Mar. 16, 1985  ‐  Apr. 01, 1985  (16 days)   Greensboro, NC, USA  (--)
N.W.A. World Television   Apr. 01, 1985  ‐  Apr. 28, 1985  (27 days)   --  (--)
N.W.A. World Television   Jul. 06, 1985  ‐  Oct. 19, 1985  (105 days)   Charlotte, NC, USA  (Great American Bash)
N.W.A. National Heavyweight   Dec. 19, 1985  ‐  Mar. 04, 1986  (75 days)   Albuquerque, NM, USA  (--)
N.W.A. World Six-Man Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic)   May 17, 1986  ‐  Feb. 12, 1988  (1 yr, 271 days)   Baltimore, MD, USA  (--)
N.W.A. World Heavyweight   Jul. 26, 1986  ‐  Aug. 07, 1986  (12 days)   Greensboro, NC, USA  (Great American Bash)
N.W.A. World Television   Sep. 09, 1986  ‐  Nov. 27, 1986  (79 days)   Columbia, SC, USA  (--)
Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Tag Team Tournament   Apr. 11, 1987  ‐  Apr. 23, 1988  (1 yr, 13 days)   Baltimore, MD, USA  (Crockett Cup)
N.W.A. U.S. Heavyweight (Mid-Atlantic)   Nov. 26, 1987  ‐  Apr. 15, 1988  (141 days)   Chicago, IL, USA  (StarrCade)
N.W.A. World Six-Man Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic)   Jul. 09, 1988  ‐  Dec. 07, 1988  (151 days)   Chicago, IL, USA  (--)
N.W.A. Tag Team (Mid-Atlantic)   Jan. 22, 2005  ‐  May 05, 2005  (103 days)   Seoul, South Korea  (--)
 
TOTAL TIME HOLDING A CHAMPIONSHIP:
10 YEARS, 47 DAYS
 
AVERAGE TIME HOLDING A CHAMPIONSHIP:
100 DAYS


# OF WINS IN A LOCATION

 CITY: # Of
Wins:
   STATE / PROVINCE: # Of
Wins:
   COUNTRY: # Of
Wins:
 
 Tampa, FL, USA 3
 Miami, FL, USA 3
 Greensboro, NC, USA 3
 Atlanta, GA, USA 3
 St. Petersburg, FL, USA 2
 Chicago, IL, USA 2
 Baltimore, MD, USA 2
 Seoul, , South Korea 1
 Nassau, , Bahamas 1
 W. Palm Beach, FL, USA 1
 Jacksonville, FL, USA 1
 Columbia, SC, USA 1
 Ft. Lauderdale, FL, USA 1
 Albuquerque, NM, USA 1
 Charlotte, NC, USA 1
 Florida, USA 11  
 North Carolina, USA 4  
 Georgia, USA 3  
 Maryland, USA 2  
 Illinois, USA 2  
 South Carolina, USA 1  
 New Mexico, USA 1  
 USA 24  
 South Korea 1  
 Bahamas 1  


Championship Win Events

T.V. Wins: 0     P.P.V. Wins: 1     Supercard/Other Wins: 1

 EVENT: # Of
Wins:
 
 Great American Bash 2  
 StarrCade 1  
 Crockett Cup 1  



Televised Match Records for Dusty Rhodes
      SINGLES (DQ/CO) TAG TEAM (DQ/CO)   P.P.V. TITLES
Year/Organization Win
%
Total Matches W     L       NC W     L       NC Total PPV Matches W L NC W L Defend Challenge
1989 W.W.E. 
1.000  2(0) 0(0) 0 1(0) 0(0) 0 2    2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990  
0.250  0(0) 2(0) 0 1(0) 1(0) 0 4    1 3 0 0 0 0 0
1991  
0.000  0(0) 0(0) 0 0(0) 1(0) 0 1    0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2006  
0.500  1(0) 0(0) 0 0(0) 1(0) 0 1    0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2007  
0.000  0(0) 1(0) 0 0(0) 0(0) 0 1    0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Career Total:  0.455  11  3(0) 3(0) 0 2(0) 3(0) 0 9    3 6 0 0 0 0 0