Jorge "Giant" Gonzalez, a former WCW and WWF wrestler, died at age 44 due to complications of diabetes and issues from being 7-foot-7, according to multiple reports.
He wrestled in WCW from 1989 to 1992 and moved on to the WWF in 1993.
Before Gonzalez began his wrestling career, he was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks in the third round of the 1988 NBA draft.
Gonzalez briefly appeared in New and All Japan Pro Wrestling from 1994 to 1995.
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