Numerous media outlets have reported that The Ultimate Warrior has died at the age of 54. TMZ.com reported early this morning that Warrior collapsed while with his wife Dana. He was transported to a hospital in Arizona where he was pronounced dead. Warrior was just inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame on Saturday night and appeared at Wrestle Mania 30 on Sunday and on Monday’s Raw telecast. Many WWE stars and brass have commented on Warrior’s untimely passing. Here are some of those comments:
Triple H: Saddened to announce the passing of the Ultimate Warrior. Icon and friend. My sympathy to his wife Dana and his daughters
Stephanie McMahon: #RIPUltimateWarrior Your strength of character is to be admired. There will never be anyone like you. Your spirit lives on in your family.
Hulk Hogan: RIP WARRIOR. only love. HH
Vince McMahon: We are all so sad that the Ultimate Warrior has passed away. Our heart is with his wife Dana and his two daughters.
Kevin Nash: So happy I embraced Warrior with a hug when we saw each other backstage Saturday night.My heart goes out to his family.Always Believe.
Chris Jericho: Devastated to hear of the passing of @UltimateWarrior. He was a childhood hero of mine & he vs @HulkHogan WM6 is still one of the best ever
My thoughts and prayers are with Warrior’s family and friends.
Hulk Hogan took to Twitter following The Ultimate Warrior's death. Hogan and Warrior headlined Wrestle Mania 6 at the Skydome in Toronto, Ontario. Warrior was the winner.
Triple H took to Twitter following The Ultimate Warrior's death. Hunter and Warrior went one on one at Wrestle 12 in Anaheim, California. Warrior was declared the winner.
Chris Jericho noted on Twitter that The Ultimate Warrior and Hulk Hogan at Wrestle Mania 6 was one of his favorite matches of all time following Warrior's death.
The Ultimate Warrior won both the Intercontinental Championship and WWE Championship during his career. Warrior also worked in WCW in 1998, taking on Hulk Hogan.
The Ultimate Warrior's passing comes as a shock after he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Saturday night and was on camera both Sunday at Wrestle Mania and Monday on Raw.