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#5 – Rocky Balboa (Rocky) - Chuck Wepner

Rocky Balboa was a strong guy, as well as his prototype!

10 Movie Characters And Their Real-Life Prototypes!

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Chuck Wepner - real-life Rocky!

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Rocky Balboa is not a fictional character! In 1975 Chuck boxed against Muhammad Ali and knocked him down in the ninth round. Unfortunately, Chuck Wepner was knocked out in the final fifteenth round! Strong character of this guy was immortalized in Sylvester Stallone's movie!

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