WWE: Inside WWE > News > Fabulous Moolah passes away
Pretty sad. Sure the only time we ever saw her recently was in a comic role but you always knew once a year Vince would let her wrestle. Every year if they were in SC or around her birthday she would always have a "match" against someoneWWE is saddened by the passing of Lillian Ellison, who was known to sports-entertainment fans as Hall of Famer Fabulous Moolah. She passed away last night in Columbia, S.C.
In the world of women’s wrestling, there will always be one irrefutable legend that stands head and shoulders above the rest: The Fabulous Moolah. She was the longest reigning champion in the history of her chosen sport, or any sport for that matter. And with more than 50 years in the business to her credit, she established a legacy that will never be forgotten, making her name synonymous with female wrestling.