Mildred Bliss, better known by the ring name Mildred Burke, was an American professional wrestler.
Burke is a member of the WWE Hall of Fame as a Legacy inductee, Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame as well as the Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame. Her heyday lasted from the mid-1930s to the mid-1950s, when she held the NWA World Women’s Championship for almost twenty years. Burke started out in 1935, wrestling men at carnivals. She was managed by her second husband, promoter Billy Wolfe.
August 5, 1915, Coffeyville, Kansas, United States
February 18, 1989, Los Angeles, California, United States