Bret ‘Hitman’ Hart issues a statement on Dynamite Kid’s passing while Nattie pays tribute!
Although he had been out of the limelight for a number of years and become more of a controversial figure, there’s no denying the affect that ‘The Dynamite Kid’ Tom Billington has on the professional wrestling industry with his work in Japan, Canada, the WWF and anywhere else he performed.
After news of his passing broke yesterday (see the story here), numerous wrestling personalities have commented on The Dynamite Kid and what his ring career meant to them. Two names that fans would still associate with Dynamite would of course be WWE Hall Of Famer Bret ‘Hitman’ Hart and WWE Superstar Natalya (Bret’s brother and Natalya’s uncle, Davey Boy Smith, was also the cousin of Dynamite).
Bret posted the following to Facebook yesterday to honor his late friend:
There are people in life that have a ripple effect both professionally and personally. Tom “Dynamite Kid” Billington was…
As we noted earlier today, Natalya was with the RAW brand as they travel to South America starting with a Live Event in Santiago, Chile last night (check out results here). ‘The Queen Of Harts’ since posted the following to Instagram in what she called a tribute to Dynamite Kid: