Social media reacts to 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper's death
"Rowdy" Roddy Piper is a WWE Hall of Famer. A pro wrestling legend. He also found his way into acting after his in-ring career ended.
Piper's death on Thursday led to a flurry of reaction on Twitter.
I am shocked and saddened to hear of Roddy Piper's passing. He was one of a kind and one of the all time greats. #prowrestling— Steve Austin (@steveaustinBSR) July 31, 2015
Sad today to hear about the passing of Rowdy Roddy Piper. Great man always a gentleman to me and a true legend. #riprowdyroddypiper— Bill DeMott (@BillDeMott) July 31, 2015
RIP Roddy Piper. THE most Rowdy of characters, of all time. He was very good to me... Condolences to his family. #RIPRoddy— Sheamus (@WWESheamus) July 31, 2015
My father @R_Roddy_Piper was a great man and my best friend I will miss him forever and will alway try to be the man he raised me to be— Colt Toombs (@ColtToombs) July 31, 2015
Just heard my friend and a huge influence on me Hot Rod-Roddy Piper has passed away. Rest well friend, you will be missed. #lifeWellLived— John Layfield (@JCLayfield) July 31, 2015
I STAND BEHIND THE RODDY PIPER WHEN WE BOTH MAKE IT TO HALL OF FAME. FOREVER HE MY BROTHER. pic.twitter.com/Q8S8OtR6XT— The Iron Sheik (@the_ironsheik) July 31, 2015