There were Months of speculation about who would be this year’s celebrity wing Hall of Famer of WWE.
Since 2004, WWE has been inducting one celebrity outside of wrestling who appeared on WWE programmings.
On the first year, at 2004, WWE inducted former Baseball player Pete Rose as their celebrity hall of famer who Appeared at three WrestleManias which were XIV, XV, and 2000 and been inducted by Kane.
At 2006, former American football player William “The Refrigerator” Perry who participated in the WWF vs. NFL battle royal at WrestleMania 2 got inducted and John Cena inducted him.
At 2010, Baseball announcer and actor Bob Uecker who was the Guest interviewer/ring announcer at WrestleMania III and IV was inducted and got inducted by Dick Ebersol.
At 2011, Comedian and Game Show host Drew Carey who was an entrant in the 2001 Royal Rumble was inducted and got inducted by Kane.
At 2012, professional boxer Mike Tyson who was a special guest referee at WrestleMania XIV and was a Raw guest host in 2010 was inducted and got inducted by Shawn Michaels and Triple H
At 2013, the current president of the United States of America who Hosted WrestleMania IV and WrestleMania V at Trump Plaza, won the “Battle of the Billionaires” at WrestleMania 23 and briefly “owned” Raw in 2009 was inducted and got inducted by Vince McMahon
At 2014, professional actor Mr T who Headlined the first WrestleMania, co-headlined the second, and made appearances and wrestled in WCW (including a match at Starrcade in 1994) was inducted and got inducted by Gene Okerlund.
At 2015, actor and former governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger who Has made numerous appearances on WWE programming was inducted and got inducted by Triple H.
Last year, at 2016, rapper Snoop Dogg who was the Master of Ceremonies for the Playboy BunnyMania Lumberjill match at WrestleMania XXIV and accompanied Sasha Banks to the ring for her match at WrestleMania 32, he was also the Raw guest host in 2009 and 2015 was inducted and got inducted by John Cena.
This year, it might be Cyndi Lauper who played the role of manager for the former WWE Women’s champion Wendi Richter. Wrestlinginc reported;
‘Former WWF Women’s Champion Wendi Richter is making her first Wrestlecon appearance ever during WrestleMania weekend. This is obviously leading to speculation that Cyndi Lauper may be inducted in the celebrity wing of the 2017 WWE Hall of Fame.’