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Lanny Poffo

American professional wrestler who wrestled beneath the brands Leaping Lanny as well as the Genius in promotions like NWA Mid-America and International Tournament Wrestling. He became a four-time ICW USA Tag Team Champ with George Weingeroff and Mike Doggendorf. He was raised in Downers Grove, Illinois started wrestling for NWA campaigns in the 70’s. He’s a author of poems and limericks, submitting the anti-smoking collection Limericks in the Center and Lungs! in 2004. His old brother is normally professional wrestling icon “Macho Guy” Randy Savage. His dad, Angelo Poffo, went International Tournament Wrestling. He had taken the tournament belt from Hulk Hogan on WWF Sunday Night’s Primary Event in November 1989.

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