Born Frank Donald Goodish of Detroit, Michigan, Bruiser Brody a.k.a. Red River Jack, King Kong Brody and The Masked Marauder, was a professional wrestler. At 27 years old, the 6'5' tall 285-pounder began wrestling in 1973. He was one of the first to exhibit the 'brawling' style. In a wrestling related incident, he was stabbed to death in 1988.