Dwayne Johnson Opens Up About His Dad’s “Quick” Death and Thanks Fans for Support
Actor and wrestling star Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson paid tribute again on Sunday to his late father, WWE Hall of Famer Wayde Douglas Bowles, and revealed his cause of death.
His dad, known in the wrestling world as Rocky "Soul Man" Johnson, died at age 75 on Wednesday.
"He had not been feeling well and had been battling a cold, an infection.
On Tuesday, he had what's called deep vein thrombosis, which is essentially a blood clot in the leg," Johnson said in an Instagram video. "It broke free, traveled up his body and went right to his lung and clotted his lung and he died very quickly from a massive heart attack, just like that." Johnson said he...