WWE posted details of ”Rowdy” Roddy Piper’s death here on WWE.com. They report he died on Friday, which was what TMZ originally reported, before reporting he died Thursday night and was discovered on Friday. TMZ reports he died from cardiac arrest in his sleep at his home in Hollywood
“Roddy Piper was one of the most entertaining, controversial and bombastic performers ever in WWE, beloved my millions of fans around the world,” said WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon. “I extend my deepest condolences to his family.”
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