Connect with us

WWE

What Actually Happened The Day Owen Hart Passed Away? – Jeff Jarrett Give Huge details

Published

on

 

Owen Hart passed away on May 23, 1999 after a tragic accident at WWE’s Over The Edge pay-per-view. WWE Hall Of Famer Jeff Jarrett honored his friend Owen on the “My World” podcast. In the podcast, Jarrett was asked what his first impression were of working his first singles match with Owen 1/20/94 in Torrington, CT:

 

 

“Getting up to WWE, Owen said, ‘Well, I guarantee our mat is going to be alright, but this ring is going to be harder than hell for you. The rings were drastically different (than the rings in Memphis)…Owen knew how to work. He was smooth, but he was snug. He didn’t mind knocking the hell out of you. He was tight with everything. He could obviously handle himself wrestling. He could get right into the high flying and weave everything together. Owen, it goes without saying, is really talented.”

 

 

Talking about the day of the death of Owen Hart, Jarrett said: “Prior to today, I’ve never really said some of these things publicly, but this is a part of my story that I didn’t process for so long. I’ve only taken bits and pieces…Matt Miller came and said, ‘Owen, they want you now because you have to go up in the rafters. I knew I was on after Owen. I went down to gorilla and then came back. Owen was taking off with his garb and his outfit. I went into the dressing room and I already had boots and tights on, but no shirt and no glasses…I can remember this kind of stuff, literally like it was yesterday of Matt running up the halls saying, ‘Jeff you’re up. You’re up. You’re up.’

 

 

Owen Hart and The Ultimate Warrior

Owen Hart and The Ultimate Warrior


I said, ‘What?’ thinking he was ribbing and he said, ‘Jeff, you’re up.’ I said, ‘Owen is up.’ He said, ‘No, Owen fell.’ That convinced me though that I’m up. Then I heard several screams, ‘Jeff.’ All of a sudden I’m taking off, I go, and as I get down there, people in production said, ‘We’re going to do a promo.’ I thought, ‘Do a promo?” I can tell you if you’ve ever been to a car wreck or even hospitals, the heaviness of the room, of the area, but they said, ‘You have to do a promo.’ That’s when I thought, ‘He didn’t fall or blow out a knee. This is a lot more than Owen fell.’

 

 

When they pulled me over, and the interviewer, and where it was at, 30 feet from gorilla, and as they’re going, Francois [Petit], I have a vivid memory, he was a trainer, there is a mass of people and it is a gurney, and Francois is up on top and giving chest compressions. To this day, I’ve never watched any of this event back. I didn’t watch the promo, none of that. But, I vividly remember the feeling of ‘In 3,2,1’ and the promo rolls.

 

 

I finished it. Off we go. They grabbed me and said, ‘Go right to the ring.’ Walking down that ring, and getting up, and again, these are thoughts I’ve stuffed for 18 years. But, getting up in that ring, and walking around like I do before matches, knowing that if I’m first entrant, second entrance, and going to the place where Owen had fell, and feeling the ring.

 

 

shawn michaels and owen hart
Again, I guess you can say the luxury of processing things that, to this day, when you hear about, in treatment I was taught about PTSD, post traumatic stress disorder, I always thought that was for folks that went to war, but being up in that ring and feeling that, that’s when the heaviness came over.

 




Kevin Von Erich
AWA20 hours ago

Kevin Von Erich Announces He’s Coming Out Of Retirement — Kevin’s opponent

hulk hogan's comeback
WWE1 month ago

Major Reason Why Hulk Hogan Deletes Infamous Tweet From 11 Years Ago

NEWS4 months ago

Halle Berry Flaunts Cleavage In Braless Jumpsuit Fans Freaking Out

NEWS4 months ago

How Prince Harry has celebrated Meghan Markle’s birthday through the years

WWE4 months ago

Prince Harry receives some very happy news on Meghan Markle’s birthday

NEWS4 months ago

Fans Are So Worried After Jessica Simpson Posts ‘Scary Skinny’ Pics From Vacation: ‘Something Is Not Right’

Royalty4 months ago

Royal Family: Check out reasons Queen Elizabeth has banned Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis from top table royal dinners

Entertainment4 months ago

Salma Hayek dazzled in wetsuit for gorgeous new photos

Entertainment4 months ago

Big Bang Theory’ Fans are sparked after Kaley Cuoco’s TikTok cool dance moves

Entertainment4 months ago

Kaley Cuoco went Pantless in her black ‘see through’ dress, Fans speechless

Entertainment4 months ago

Halle Berry turns heads in gorgeous natural ‘curls and coconuts’ in striking cut out top

Entertainment4 months ago

Ellen DeGeneres could have saved her from her ‘three marriages’, Halle berry said jokingly

Entertainment4 months ago

Bill Harder and Anna Kendrick call it a quit after a year of dating

NEWS4 months ago

Kate Middleton wore Jewelry she first worn at daughter’s christening for the princess’ first solo appearance

NEWS4 months ago

Jennifer Aniston and Courteney Cox pay emotional tribute to Friends co-star ‘Lisa Kudrow’ on her birthday

Stephanie McMahon WWE
HOME2 years ago

Stephanie McMahon Fires WWE Superstar following act of disobedience and insubordination

Paige WWE star
HOME3 years ago

Paige Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Celebrity — See Relationship Photos….

WWE Woman Star Asuka
HOME3 years ago

New Boyfriend : WWE Star Asuka Is No Longer Single — See Who Asuka Is Now Dating…

WWe Star Nia Jax
News Plus2 years ago

WWE Star Nia Jax Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Idol — See Relationship Photos…

Lacey Evans WWE woman Star
HOME2 years ago

Lacey Evans announces she’s Dating & Sleeping With WWE “god” — Lacey Evans NOW in Relationship

WWe Star Nia Jax
HOME2 years ago

Nia Jax Publicizes She’s NOW DATING WWE Celebrity — See Relationship Photos…

Ultimate Warrior
WWE6 months ago

Video Of Ultimate Warrior Cursing At Kids Goes Viral: Ultimate Warrior was a “phony hero”

lacey Evans beautiful photo on red
News Plus2 years ago

Is Lacey Evans Divorcing Her Husband? — Lacey Evans sent a Super Flirty Message on Twitter & It Caused Quite the Stir

Lacey Evans and Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch
HOME2 years ago

WWE’s Lacey Evans claims pregnancy for Seth Rollin — Seth Rollins the father of Lacey Evans’ next child

Lacey Evans
HOME2 years ago

Lacey Evans announces she’s Dating & Sleeping With WWE “gods” — See Lacey Evans Relationship Photos…

Stephanie McMahon Levesque wife of Triple H
Entertainment2 years ago

PHOTOS: New Information Surfaces that Bruce Prichard slept with Stephanie McMahon

Dolph Ziggler dating
WWE2 years ago

WWE Dolph Ziggler Announced His New Girlfriend — See Dating photos…

Alexa Bliss
NJPW1 year ago

Alexa Bliss Finally Announces She’s Dating WWE Celebrity — See Love Photos…

WWe Star Nia Jax
News Plus3 years ago

Nia Jax Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Idol — See Relationship Photos…

Cesaro leaving WWE
News Plus3 years ago

Cesaro Announces He’s Officially Dating WWE goddess — See Relationship Photos…

Stephanie McMahon WWE
HOME2 years ago

Stephanie McMahon Fires WWE Superstar following act of disobedience and insubordination

Paige WWE star
HOME3 years ago

Paige Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Celebrity — See Relationship Photos….

WWE Woman Star Asuka
HOME3 years ago

New Boyfriend : WWE Star Asuka Is No Longer Single — See Who Asuka Is Now Dating…

WWe Star Nia Jax
News Plus2 years ago

WWE Star Nia Jax Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Idol — See Relationship Photos…

Lacey Evans WWE woman Star
HOME2 years ago

Lacey Evans announces she’s Dating & Sleeping With WWE “god” — Lacey Evans NOW in Relationship

WWe Star Nia Jax
HOME2 years ago

Nia Jax Publicizes She’s NOW DATING WWE Celebrity — See Relationship Photos…

Ultimate Warrior
WWE6 months ago

Video Of Ultimate Warrior Cursing At Kids Goes Viral: Ultimate Warrior was a “phony hero”

lacey Evans beautiful photo on red
News Plus2 years ago

Is Lacey Evans Divorcing Her Husband? — Lacey Evans sent a Super Flirty Message on Twitter & It Caused Quite the Stir

Lacey Evans and Seth Rollins and Becky Lynch
HOME2 years ago

WWE’s Lacey Evans claims pregnancy for Seth Rollin — Seth Rollins the father of Lacey Evans’ next child

Lacey Evans
HOME2 years ago

Lacey Evans announces she’s Dating & Sleeping With WWE “gods” — See Lacey Evans Relationship Photos…

Stephanie McMahon Levesque wife of Triple H
Entertainment2 years ago

PHOTOS: New Information Surfaces that Bruce Prichard slept with Stephanie McMahon

Dolph Ziggler dating
WWE2 years ago

WWE Dolph Ziggler Announced His New Girlfriend — See Dating photos…

Alexa Bliss
NJPW1 year ago

Alexa Bliss Finally Announces She’s Dating WWE Celebrity — See Love Photos…

WWe Star Nia Jax
News Plus3 years ago

Nia Jax Reportedly Dating & Sleeping With WWE Idol — See Relationship Photos…

Cesaro leaving WWE
News Plus3 years ago

Cesaro Announces He’s Officially Dating WWE goddess — See Relationship Photos…




Trending