Biography

Leon Allen White better known by his ring names Big Van Vader or Vader, is an American semi-retired professional wrestler. White is best known for his time with New Japan Pro Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling, the World Wrestling Federation and All Japan Pro Wrestling in the 1990s. A super-heavyweight wrestler capable of aerial maneuvers such as the moonsault and the dropkick, White was both a face and a heel in several professional wrestling promotions. During his career, he became an eight time world champion, having won the WCW World Heavyweight Championship three times, the IWGP Heavyweight Championship three times and the AJPW Triple Crown Heavyweight Championship twice.

Leon Allen White better known by his ring names Big Van Vader or Vader, is an American semi-retired professional wrestler. White is best known for his time with New Japan Pro Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling, the World Wrestling Federation and All Japan Pro Wrestling in the 1990s. A super-heavyweight wrestler capable of aerial maneuvers such as the moonsault and the dropkick, White was both a face and a heel in several professional wrestling promotions. During his career, he became an eight time world champion, having won the WCW World Heavyweight Championship three times, the IWGP Heavyweight Championship three times and the AJPW Triple Crown Heavyweight Championship twice.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender -

Known Credits 54

Birthday 1955-05-14

Place of Birth -

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Big Van Vader

Acting TV ShowsMovies

Timeline: The History of WCW 1993 as Himself
2015 WWE Table For 3(1 episode) as Vader
2014 WWE: Presents True Giants
2014 WCW'S Greatest Pay-Per-View Matches Volume 1
2013 For All Mankind: The Life and Career of Mick Foley as Himself
2010 Hulk Hogan: Unreleased Collectors Series
2009 WWE: Greatest Wrestling Stars of the '90s as Vader
2005 WWE Taboo Tuesday 2005 as Vader
1998 WWE Breakdown: In Your House as Vader
1998 WWE Fully Loaded: In Your House as Vadar
1998 WWE Over the Edge: In Your House as Vader
1998 WWE No Way Out of Texas: In Your House as Vader
1998 WWE Royal Rumble 1998 as Vader
1997 WWE Survivor Series 1997 as Vader
1997 WWE Badd Blood: In Your House as Vader
1997 WWE One Night Only as Vader
1997 WWE In Your House 16: Canadian Stampede as Vader
1997 WWE In Your House 15: A Cold Day In Hell as Vader
1997 WWE WrestleMania 13 as Vader
1997 WWE In Your House 13: Final Four as Vader
1997 WWE Royal Rumble 1997 as Vader
1996 WWE Survivor Series 1996 as Vadar
1996 WWE In Your House 11: Buried Alive as Vader
1996 WWE SummerSlam 1996 as Vader
1996 WWE In Your House 9: International Incident as Vader
1996 WWE King of the Ring 1996 as Vader
1996 WWE In Your House 7: Good Friends, Better Enemies as Vader
1996 WWE Royal Rumble 1996 as Vadar
1995 WCW Bash at the Beach 1995 as Vader
1995 WCW Slamboree 1995 as Vader
1995 WCW Uncensored 1995 as Big Van Vader
1995 WCW SuperBrawl V as Vader
1994 WCW Starrcade '94 as Vader
1994 WCW Halloween Havoc 1994 as Vader
1994 WCW Fall Brawl 1994 as Vader
1994 WCW Bash at the Beach 1994 as Vader
1994 WCW Slamboree 1994 as Vader
1994 WCW Spring Stampede 1994 as Vader
1994 WCW SuperBrawl IV as Vader
1993 WCW Starrcade '93 as Vader
1993 WCW Battlebowl as Vader
1993 WCW Halloween Havoc 1993 as Vader
1993 WCW Fall Brawl 1993 as Vader
1993 WCW Beach Blast 1993 as Big Van Vader
1993 WCW Slamboree 1993 as Big Van Vader
1993 WCW SuperBrawl III as Big Van Vader
1992 WCW Starrcade '92 as Big Van Vader
1992 WCW Halloween Havoc 1992 as Big Van Vader
1992 WCW The Great American Bash 1992 as Big Van Vader
1992 WCW New Japan Supershow II as Big Van Vader
1991 WCW Starrcade '91 as Big Van Vader
1991 WCW Halloween Havoc 1991 as Big Van Vader
1991 WCW WrestleWar 1991 as Big Van Vader
1990 NWA The Great American Bash 1990 as Big Van Vader

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