Chris Benoit

 

Age: 40

 

Summary: Canadian professional wrestler who performed in Extreme Championship Wrestling in 1994, World Championship Wrestling in 1995-1997, and World Wrestling Entertainment in 2000 and 2001, where he made his WWE debut in 2000 after stints with ECW and WCW and was at one time world heavyweight, world tag team, and intercontinental champion, but who had sustained several concussions during his years of professional wrestling.

 

 

Cause of Death: Suicide by hanging

 

Born: May 21, 1967

 

Died: June 24, 2007

 

Location: Atlanta, Georgia