Richard Henry Blood Sr., better known by his ring name Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat, is an American retired professional wrestler best known for his work with the American Wrestling Association, Jim Crockett Promotions, World Championship Wrestling and the World Wrestling Federation. Let’s know about this wrestler’s lifestyle in a brief…
Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat Biography
Full Name: Richard Henry Blood Sr.
NickNames: Ricky, The Dragon, Blood
Born: 28 February 1953
Age (as in 2021): 68
Birthplace: West Point, New York
Hometown: Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Years active: 1976-2010
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Trained By: Verne Gagne, The Iron Sheik
Educational: Boca Ciega High School, Gulfport, Florida
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Weight in Kilograms: 107 Kg
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Black
Zodiac Sign: Pisces
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Ethnicity: Mixed Racial
Blood type: A+
Shoe Size: 10.5 (US)
Lucky Number: 3, 7, 12, 16
Lucky Stone: Aquamarine, Amethyst
Lucky Color: Sea Green, Indigo, Aqua
Favorite Food: Vegetable Salad, Pasta, Spaghetti, Beef Steak, Chicken, Cake, Rice.
Favorite Drink: Wine, Beer, Espresso, Tea.
Favorite Wrestler: Verne Gagne, The Rock, Sammy Steamboat
- Watching Movies
- Listening to Music
- Playing Soccer
Girls, Affairs and More
Ricky has had a story-full love life till now. The wrestler first married Maureen Powers in 1977 but they divorced in 1980. Then he married Debra Blood in 1981. They also divorced in 1985. He married three times more with Bonny Hastings, Claudia Sobieski and Sandi McAlister. His current wife is Sandi with whom he got married in 2017.
Family and Friend
Ricky Steamboat was born in a loving family in West Point, New York. His brother and son are also popular wrestlers in the industry. His brother is Vic Steamboat and son is Richie Steamboat. He is known to have only one child with his third wife Bonny Hastings.
House, Cars, Net Worth
Ricky has some expensive states and houses in the USA. He lives in a luxurious apartment in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States. His house has all the modern facilities and is worth millions.
Ricky has used many luxurious car brands till now including Mercedes Benz, Ferrari, Lamborghini Aventador, BMW and other ones. His car collection is worth millions.
5 Million USD.
Ricky Steamboat is not active on any social site like Instagram and Twitter. But the wrestler has many fan-made pages on each social site where he has millions of followers till now.
- He is a four-time United States Heavyweight Champion, four-time World Television Champion and a twelve-time World Tag Team Champion.
- In his personal life, he married five times till now. His current wife is Sandi McAlister.
- He was trained by Verne Gagne and The Iron Sheik.
- He is one of the most well-known professional wrestlers of the late 1980s and early ’90s.
- He was well known among wrestling fans as being one of the few wrestlers who stayed a baby face throughout his lengthy career.
- He entered the National Wrestling Alliance-sanctioned in 1977.
- He was offered the contract by Vince McMahon to join the World Wrestling Federation (WWF).
- He made his pay-per-view debut at the inaugural WrestleMania where he defeated Matt Borne.
- The wrestler left wrestling career back in 2010. He has had a 34 years of wrestling career.