It has been reported that former WWE star Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart has passed away at the age of 63. According to reports, Jim had passed away after suffering a medical emergency. Jim was part of the wrestling dynasty, The Hart Foundation.
Jim was the founding member of the Hart Foundation, which included Bret Hart, Owen, and The British Bulldog.
Here's what the wrestling community had to say about his passing.
The only thing bigger than his on-screen character was his heart.— Triple H (@TripleH) August 13, 2018
Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart loved performing with & spending time with his family...and he made us all smile while doing it.
Thinking of @NatbyNature, @TJWilson, & the entire Hart family during this difficult time. pic.twitter.com/ahWuWGXInv
So sad to announce the passing of my friend and longtime colleague, Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart. Your thoughts and prayers for the family are deeply appreciated! @CACReunion @JimValley @allan_cheapshot @mattfarmer93 @WrestlingIWF @davemeltzerWON @SlamSports @jumpinjbrunzell— B Brian Blair 🇺🇸 (@Killerbee1B) August 13, 2018
WWE is saddened to learn that Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart has passed away. https://t.co/Isxv3ElA3Y— WWE (@WWE) August 13, 2018