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  Berry Gordy and Motown Records
On November 28, 1929 Berry Gordy was born at Detroit's Harper Hospital.
Gordy was the seventh child born to Berry and Bertha Gordy.
In late 1957, Gordy had his first success with "Reet Petite," which was recorded by Detroit born Jackie Wilson, who had replaced Clyde McPhatter as lead singer of the Dominoes.
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 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Gordy and Williams came to WCW in 1992 and won the World Tag Team Titles and had a feud with Rick and Scott Steiner.
In 1996, Gordy showed up in Extreme Championship Wrestling to challenge Raven for the ECW World Heavyweight Title, as the "Internationally recognized #1 Contender." He had been working for the IWA promotion in Japan, wrestling deathmatches.
Gordy died of a heart attack on July 16, 2001 due to a blood clot.
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  Wrestling Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Although they were both just in their early 20’s, the Freebirds duo of Michael Hayes and Terry Gordy proceeded to dominate the Mid-South territory, and they quickly established themselves among the industry’s rising heel tag teams while engaging in a memorable feud against the Junkyard Dog.
Nevertheless, Hayes and Gordy eventually rekindled their partnership, and the now-babyface Freebirds duo beat the Super Destroyer and Big John Studd for the National Tag Team Titles on July 2, 1982.
Gordy beat “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan in a tournament final to become the inaugural UWF Heavyweight Champion, while the Freebirds also feuded against Steve Williams, Ted DiBiase, and Chris Adams.
www.wrestlingencyclopedia.com /top100-73.html   (1127 words)

  
 Barbershop Movie Review: Ray
Ray Charles' remarkable life is told by flashbacks and flash forwards.
Ray learns he's very keen for the piano at a young, troubled age.
The Ray Charles story is a descriptive personal account of life's experiences as a blind musician.
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 Fabulous Freebirds - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Freebirds were last together when Hayes, Gordy and Garvin teamed up in the Global Wrestling Federation in 1994.
He had just teamed with Terry Gordy and Buddy Roberts as the "Blackbird" in their feud with Michael Hayes.
The Extreme Freebirds were formed in NWA Wildside and the NAWA by the son of Terry Gordy, Ray Gordy.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Fabulous_Freebirds   (772 words)

  
 Terry 'Bam Bam' Gordy dead at 40
Gordy wrestled on occasion over the past number of years, including a less-than-impressive stint in ECW that is best remembered for the 'Battle of the Bam Bams' where he fought Bam Bam Bigelow.
Gordy won it for a second time on July 17,1990 from Hansen in Ishikawa, only to be stripped later that month when he was hospitalized.
 Terry Gordy was the essence of the Freebirds.
www.canoe.ca /SlamWrestlingBiosG/gordy_obit-can.html   (2315 words)

  
 CANOE -- SLAM! Sports - Wrestling - Ray Gordy's a Freebird too
Gordy began training to be a wrestler when he was 19, with his father and a cousin.
Gordy also got a ringing endorsement at Wrestlecon from his father's old nemesis, Kevin Von Erich, who told the crowd "This guy should be a superstar.
Terry Gordy was a superstar, he was smart, sharp, he was good on the mike, there was no reason for him not to go to the top and this kid right here is probably going to be one of the biggest stars in wrestling."
slam.canoe.ca /Slam/Wrestling/2003/09/16/194330.html   (897 words)

  
 NWA Wildside / Worldwide News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It was Gordy with a pescado on Onyx.
Gordy took Rainman down with a drop toehold and used a baseball slide to the head.
Gordy planted Rave on his face with an inverted version of the spinning fisherman suplex.
www.nwa-wildside.com /news/viewnews.cgi?category=all&id=1110386910   (1475 words)

  
 Gordy Quist - Bio   (Site not responding. Last check: )
As a distinct Americana songwriter with a lyric-driven style, Gordy Quist is equally at home in intimate listening rooms with just his guitar and harmonica as he is in front of a five-piece electrified band.
Jamie Griffin (The Sidehill Gougers) lends her gorgeous voice to "Bitter Tears" and "Hold On", and Kym Warner (Kasey Chambers, Rodney Crowell, The Greencards) contributes his mandolin genius to "Six Feet Down." "Bitter Tears" and the tongue-in-cheek "Ship Song" were co-written with Utah-based Damien Roomets (Lucky Southern) who also plays dobro throughout the album.
"Gordy Quist's weapons of choice are not flaming guitars or an oversized attitude, but rather an authentic voice and adept songwriting...
www.gordyquist.com /bio.asp   (376 words)

  
 Terry Gordy
Gordy started wrestling in the late '70s, where he was trained for the sport by Afa Anoai, one of the famous members of the Wild Samoans.
Sadly, Gordy is another name on a long list of wrestlers who had been in World Class who passed away before their time, including most of the Von Erich family.
Gordy, as the sole 'survivor', was the only one who didn't have to leave town.
www.accelerator3359.com /Wrestling/bios/gordy.html   (3808 words)

  
 Wrestling Observer - headlines   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gordy exploded on Eddie-forearm shot, dropkick, scoop slam, scoop slam, reverse DDT for a two count.
Gordy sold that his neck was in a bad way.
Gordy fired back with a trio of forearms, but Eddie dropped him on his neck with a modified russian legsweep that is pure devastation.
www.wrestlingobserver.com /wo/news/headlines/default.asp?aID=9606   (2261 words)

  
 Real Wrestling - 10/11 NAWA: Styles/Gordy 2 - Full Report   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Styles retained the NWA World Heavyweight Title by defeating Ray Gordy in a two out of three falls match that was presented as three mini-matches.
Gordy took advantage by hitting a german suplex with a bridge for the pin.
Gordy hit a pumphandle facebuster for a two count and kept the pressure on Styles.
www.realwrestling.net /modules.php?name=News&file=print&sid=218   (2326 words)

  
 Terry Gordy - Definition, explanation
Terry Gordy was a professional wrestler who was most famous for being a member of the Fabulous Freebirds.
Gordy died of a heart attack on July 16, 2001.
Gordy also won 1986 PWI Most Improved Wrestler and two Tag Team of the Year Awards: 1981 with Michael Hayes & Buddy Roberts and 1992 with "Dr. Death" Steve Williams.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/t/te/terry_gordy.php   (649 words)

  
 Tyler Morning Telegraph - 2 JAILED FOR THREATS AGAINST CPS WORKERS
Jermaine Ray Gordy, 29, was indicted Thursday on a charge of retaliation for allegedly threatening CPS Investigator Misty Gentles.
Gordy allegedly told her she had to leave her office sometime and he'd be "waiting for her." He called her again and said he was going to "come up there and go crazy," he said.
Gordy was arrested March 16 for the retaliation charges, as well as possession of a controlled substance.
www.zwire.com /site/news.cfm?BRD=1994&dept_id=227937&newsid=14464686&PAG=461&rfi=9   (457 words)

  
 Ray Cox MN House of Representatives 25B - Home
This morning I was on the air with Gordy Kosfeld on KDHL….the ‘Mighty 920 on the AM dial’.
Ray's can now be viewed (17 minutes) by visiting his 25B legislature web page and clicking on the Video Interview link.
Once the 2006 legistlature is over, Ray plans to continue with the podcast, producing one show per week from his home, office, cabin, or truck, or wherever he might be.
www.raycox.net /2006_03_01_archive.html   (12917 words)

  
 NameTraq | Last Name: Gordy   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gordy Farrell, Green Lake, was 29 when he became caught in a John Deere corn picker in 1984 at his father-in-law's farm in nearby Princeton.
Gordy Wright of the Georgia Patrol said the Pontiac’s excessive speed was a factor in the accident.
Gordy Disch of the Dane County Sheriff's Office said today that deputies were called to seven crashes in which injuries were reported from the start of the...
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 Obsessed With Wrestling
Ray Gordy is the son of the late Terry "Bamm Bamm" Gordy (of the legendary Fabulous Freebirds..
June 12, 2004 - ROH: Hydro defeated Chad Collyer and Superstar Steve and Ray Gordy in a 4-Corners Survival..
August 2005: Ray Gordy signed a developmental deal with WWE and will be assigned to Deep South Wrestling..
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /profiles/r/ray-gordy.php   (1395 words)

  
 WrestlingClassics.com Message Board: Terry Gordy?
Gordy was better on the mic than most people give him credit for.
Gordy actually did get over as a singles guy in Dallas while part of the Freebirds, including a nice run with the areas top singles belt, the American title.
It always seemed to me that Gordy was more comfortable in Japan with out Hayes because he knew that everything was based on his in-ring work and not promo's.
wrestlingclassics.com /.ubb/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic;f=1;t=066887   (1531 words)

  
 1WRESTLING.COM - NEWSLINE - PRO WRESTLING'S DAILY NEWS SOURCE
Gordy threw him off, but Delay backflipped to his feet and hit the huracanrana.
Gordy used his strength and power advantage to take control: a snap suplex, a kick to the kidneys and two scoop slams.
Gordy abused Delay in the corner with forearms and kicks to the gut.
www.1wrestling.com /news/newsline.asp?news=15339   (2083 words)

  
 1WRESTLING.COM - NEWSLINE - PRO WRESTLING'S DAILY NEWS SOURCE
Gordy caught Onyx with a boot the gut.
COMMENTS: Gordy is close to being the ideal opponent for Onyx and vice versa.
Onyx said Gordy’s win was a friggin’ fluke and being the son of a legend didn’t mean crap to him.
www.1wrestling.com /news/newsline.asp?news=20792   (1895 words)

  
 Prowrestling Daily - The Southeast Scene -- Larry Goodman   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I wrestle with an unrelenting voice that tells me to give up.” Gordy guaranteed that no matter what Siaki did, he would never give up because he was Ray Gordy.
Gordy caught him with a drop toehold and hit a basement dropkick.
Gordy had a competitive match with Siaki, but his comeback looked labored.
www.prowrestlingdaily.com /modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=3817   (2103 words)

  
 Exclaim! Canada's Music Authority
On the recommendations of professional songwriter/producers Sidney Barnes and George Kerr, both early admirers of the Parliaments, Ray signs the young Clinton as one of her principal songwriters.
Ray Gordy, Barnes and Kerr can plainly see Clinton's innate songwriting and production talents, but as time passes prospective singers increasingly find his songs too strange.
But relations between Berry Gordy and Ray go sour; he tries to crush any prospect she endorses.
www.exclaim.ca /index.asp?layid=22&csid1=4309   (3500 words)

  
 ProWrestling.com - Your Ultimate Wrestling Source!
Ray Gordy acknowledged a feeling of mutual respect with Onyx.
Gordy said he appreciated the title shot, but he wanted Onyx to know that he (Gordy) would be the Wildside Heavyweight Champion after tonight's match.
Gordy was on point with counters to stymie the headlock that gave him so much trouble in their first meeting.
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 Prowrestling Daily - The Southeast Scene -- Larry Goodman   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gordy was getting the best of the wrestling, so Swinger dumped him and whipped him into the steps.
Gordy made a fiery struggle to get the ropes that really got the crowd behind him.
Gordy almost made the ropes, but Parisi pulled him back to the center and cinched it in deep to force the tap out.
www.prowrestlingdaily.com /modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=1826   (1067 words)

  
 Smash Wrestling - wwf - wcw - indy wrestling news report
Gordy caught Capone with a reverse elbow and a scoop slam for a quick two count.
DeMott said Gordy was struggling both mentally and emotionally in the ring.
Gordy was introduced by yet another name that I couldn’t make out.
www.firetank.com /smashwrestling/report.shtml?category=3&id=1149044221   (5086 words)

  
 Ring of Honor Discussion Forum - Harry Smith, Ray Gordy?
Ray Gordy appeared at World Title Classic, in a 4-way featuring Hydro, Chad Collyer, and the debuting Supersatr Steve.
People do want to see him though, as myself along with a bunch of others have been dying to see the Stampede Bulldogs of Harry Smith and TJ Wilson brought to RoH.
I dont know, it would be a good match, but since Strong is Gen Nexts' big man I dont think being in the ring with someone who is 6 foot 6 would be very good for his image.
www.rohwrestling.com /MessageBoard/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=15322   (877 words)

  
 savecommerce.org
Cisneros in front of my house stopping Tommy, it looked like he was pleading with him, you know, doing this (Displays hands palms out at sides near waist level in a pleading manner) and Tommy was doing that (Displays hands in front palms out at shoulder level in a stopping motion).
Tomas Lopez, the 29-year-old former Commerce resident who recently accused Councilmember Ray "Gordy" Cisneros of sexually abusing him as a minor, made a public statement at the August 17 Meeting, restating his accusations, responding to Cisneros' statements and challenging him to take a lie detector test.
Councilmember Ray Gordy Cisneros sexually abused me when I was a child.
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 WWE Profile
- On September 6, 2003, Gordy defeated Seth Delay and four others in a double elimination sudden death match to win the Georgia Junior Heavyweight title.
- On December 4, 2004 Gordy defeated Jason Cross to win the NWA Georgia (Wildside) Heavyweight Title, later in the night Onyx defeated Gordy to win the title in Cornelia, GA.
- In August 2005, Gordy signed a WWE developmental contract, and was assigned to the Deep South promotion.
www.gerweck.net /raygordy.htm   (93 words)

  
 Pro Wrestling Insider - Pro Wrestling News Inside & Out
There's always a chance that when he's available, WWE will bring him back to reunite him with Matt Hardy, but unless Hardy finds the fire he used to have in the late 1990s, it's not going to be anything that scratches the surface of their original run.
I was just reading about Ray Gordy will he going to the WWE soon also does he wrestle like his father he was one of my favorite wrestlers.
Gordy is signed to a WWE developmental deal and works regularly in Deep South Wrestling.
www.pwinsider.com /ViewArticle.asp?id=17930&p=1   (516 words)

  
 Inside Pulse v2 .::. Deep South Wrestling TV Report for May 7, 2006
Dean said he knew two of their opponents and he couldn't care less about the third one, because Gymini "had shoulders in both zip codes" and he was a former state javelin throwing champion.
Terry Ray Gordy and Damian Steel were introduced as their opponents.
Gordy hit an exploder suplex on Dean and Jesse made the save.
www.insidepulse.com /article.php?contentid=48428&rv=1   (2177 words)

  
 NWA Wrestling: National Wrestling Alliance 56 Years of History and Tradition   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gordy drew an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty by kicking the ropes to crotch Onyx.
Wilson said Ray Gordy had succeeded in winning a title (tracing the lineage of the Wildside title back to the NWA Georgia Heavyweight belt) that Bam Bam failed to win during his career.
Ray Gordy got the win after a belly to back suplex on Rainman, that he held for the pin.
www.nwawrestling.com /nwanews/index.php?p=116   (3802 words)

  
 Former WCW Champion signs Legends deal, Gordy note and Bill DeMott
Ray Gordy, the son of the late Terry "Bam Bam" Gordy, recently signed a deal with WWE and is expected to join the Deep South Wrestling developmental territory in Georgia very soon.
Gordy has been wrestling for the past four years and has worked for Pro Wrestling NOAH.
To follow up on a report from about a week or so ago regarding Bill DeMott gaining some heat from WWE officials while training at the Deep South Wrestling developmental territory, a source from Deep South Wrestling has gone on record as stating that any reports about this situation were false.
www.wrestleview.com /news2005/1125355727.shtml   (242 words)

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