WWE and AEW Superstars Remember the Late Jon Huber aka Brodie Lee on His Birthday

Published 12/17/2021, 2:30 PM EST


Jon Huber, aka Brodie Lee, would have been 42 years old tonight. The former wrestler tragically passed away last year and left a graceful legacy behind him.

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On his birthday, WWE and AEW superstars and a bunch of other wrestlers took to Twitter and celebrated his legacy and shared their memories with the former TNT Champion. Brodie Lee was a legend gone too soon.

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The world wishes Jon Huber aka Brodie Lee

Lee’s former employer, WWE where he was known as Luke Harper and was part of the legendary faction, The Wyatt Family, wished late Brodie Lee on his birthday.

During his time in WWE, Lee had an interesting run where he grabbed the Intercontinental championship and the tag team championships alongside Erick Rowan.

NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 04: (L-R) Ivy Rivera, Shad Gaspard, Luke Harper, Sarah Lai Wah Green, and Lio Rush attend Wale’s 5th Annual WaleMania at Sony Hall on April 4, 2019, in New York City. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)

AEW President Tony Kahn took to Twitter and wrote a heartfelt message about Lee. He wished the former champ and confessed how Lee positively affected lives around him and how the industry misses ‘The Exalted One’.

“Happy Birthday to Jon Huber, known to the world as Mr. Brodie Lee & previously Luke Harper. Next weekend marks a full year since Jon left us, yet he’s still front & center in all of our minds because we’ve all kept him in our hearts. Please try to keep him in your hearts forever,” Tony wrote.

Lee’s ‘Dark Order’ buddy John Silver also took to Twitter to wish him Happy Birthday, where he uploaded a photo of him and Lee where we could see Lee carrying the TNT strap with him.

The last company Brodie Lee wrestled for was Tony Khan’s AEW, and the company wished the late wrestler a Happy Birthday.

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Although Lee was a giant inside a ring with a hard-hitting ring style. He was one with the softest of hearts and loved by his peers wherever he went.

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The pro-wrestling industry still misses The Exalted One. In the end, we would like to wish a Happy Birthday to a legend gone too soon.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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