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Roddy Piper (wrestler)

Roddy Piper

born - April 17, 1954

Roderick George Toombs was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan but was raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba where he attended Windsor Park Collegiate, graduating in 1972.

Roderick is better known by his ring name "Rowdy" Roddy Piper, a retired Canadian professional wrestler and film actor.

He was billed from Glasgow, Scotland and was known for his signature kilt and bagpipe entrance music.

He earned the nickname "Rowdy" when he displayed his trademark Scottish rage, spontaneity, and quick wit.

Also nicknamed "Hot Rod", Roddy was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2005 by Nature Boy - Ric Flair.