Lasting Legacy: A Tribute to Jim Cornette, is the first ever tribute event to one of the greatest managers in pro wrestling! This event took place in Wilmington, NC on March 7, 2015 and includes speeches and great pro wrestling memories from WWE Hall of Famer Ted DiBiase, WWE Hall of Famer Harley Race, The Rock N’ Roll Express, The Midnight Express (“Sweet” Stan Lane and Bobby Eaton), Dr. Tom Prichard, and of course, Jim Cornette himself! Hosted by UFC Hall of Famer and Former WWE Star, Dan “The Beast” Severn.
Cornette is a big name in the wrestling industry. Throughout his entire wrestling career, he has been a podcaster, a booker, manager, and commentator and held various roles in professional wrestling associations such as World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment which is now WWE, World Championship Wrestling, Mid-South Wrestling, Jim Crockett Promotions and many more.
Wrestling is not complete without the name Cornette on it. His contributions are a living testament to the many exciting things that had happened in this industry and will happen in the future. His legacy will never be forgotten.