Monday, May 23, 2011
RIP, Owen Hart 12 years ago
World Wrestling Entertainment wrestler Owen Hart, 33, of Calgary, Canada, is worked on by paramedics after being critically injured Sunday, May 23, 1999, when he fell 50 feet into the ring as he was lowered from a rope from the roof of the Kemper Arena, in Kansas City, Mo. Hart, who wrestles under the nickname, "Blue Blazer," was given CPR in the ring in front of the soldout event and then taken to a nearby hospital. The hospital did not immediately release his condition.