Goldust‘s character made him stand out instantly in a time where he may not have been very acceptable to many people. But Goldust wasn’t the only part of Dustin Runnels’ career. He’s had a long career spanning 3 decades and counting, wrestling in multiple promotions and facing the best there is in the history of the business.
Born to Dusty Rhodes, expectations were naturally set very high for him when he was an up-and-coming wrestler. He knew that there would be comparisons to Dusty Rhodes throughout his career which is why he decided to step out of his father’s shadow and become Goldust. As the years went by, he cemented his own legacy and is now viewed as a veteran in the WWE locker room.
It’s not every day that you see longevity in the pro-wrestling business but Goldust has successfully done it. The bizarre one has had an incredible journey in and out of the ring and these five facts about him reveal a lot about his time in the business.
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