WWE has confirmed the passing of legendary wrestler Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart. He was 63. No other details have been revealed at this time.
WWE is saddened to learn that Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart has passed away. https://t.co/Isxv3ElA3Y
— WWE (@WWE) August 13, 2018
Neidhart has not entered the ring since 1997 but the lasting affects of his career continue to be felt. Neidhart was the brother-in-law, Bret “Hit Man” Hart with whom he formed the Hart Foundation tag team. He was also the father of current WWE Superstar Natalya.