Matt Osborne, The Original Doink The Clown, Dead At 56


Matt Osborne, the son of "Tough" Tony Borne, and best known for portraying the original Doink to Clown in the WWF has died. Details are sketchy but he was found dead in Texas on Friday by his girlfriend. He was 56 years-old.

Osborne had numerous gimmicks throughout his career, spanning from the 1980s all the way into the 2000s. He worked as Big Josh in WCW in the early 90's. His latest appearance on WWE television came on the 15th Anniversary of WWE Raw on December 10, 2007, where he worked as Doink in a Legends Battle Royal.

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