Brian Knighton

Brian Knighton bio

Birth Name: Brian Knighton

Occupation: Wrestler

Place Of Birth: Baltimore

Date Of Birth: April 21, 1971

Date Of Death: February 4, 2016

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Brian Knighton was born on the 21st of April, 1971. He was best known for being a Wrestler. Former professional wrestler who went by the ring name Axl Rotten. He was known for his time with Extreme Championship Wrestling in the 1990s, where he teamed up with Ian Rotten to makeup the tag team The Bad Breed.

Brian Knighton was born in Baltimore. After dropping out of high school in 11th grade, he started training with Ricky Lawless in 1986. He was part of WWE’s One Night Stand in 2005, the promotion’s tribute to the defunct ECW. A spine injury ultimately ended his career and forced him to use a wheelchair for the remainder of his life.

Brian Knighton was a Taurus and was born in the Generation X.

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Brian Knighton was born in 1970s. The 1970s were a "pivot of change", it was an era of economic struggle, cultural change, and technological innovation. The Seventies saw many women's rights, gay rights, and environmental movements. Discover what happened on this day.

Brian Knighton is part of the Baby boomers generation. Baby Boomer is the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Brian Knighton’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Brian Knighton’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Brian Knighton kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Brian Knighton was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Brian Knighton
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Brian Knighton was a Taurus. People of this zodiac sign like cooking, romance, working with hands and dislike sudden changes, complications, and insecurity. The strengths of this sign are being reliable, patient, practical, devoted, responsible, stable, while weaknesses can be stubborn, possessive and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Taurus is Scorpio and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Brian Knighton was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Brian Knighton had a ruling planet of Venus and has a ruling planet of Venus and by astrological associations Friday is ruled by Venus. Venus is the planet of love, harmony, money and possessions. Venus is graceful, charming, sensual and social. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have beauty, charm and sensuality.

Brian Knighton’s birth sign is Taurus and he had a ruling planet of Venus.

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