April 5th, 2010
11:56 AM ET
Pro wrestler Christopher Klucsaritis, who wrestled under the name Chris Kanyon, passed away over the weekend in New York, according to World Wrestling Entertainment.
Klucsaritis was under contract with WWE from March 2001 to February 2004, and won the United States Championship from Booker T during this time, in July of 2001.
On their Web site, the WWE posted a brief message regarding Klucsaritis' death, expressing the organization's "deepest condolences to Christopher Klucsaritis’ family and friends on his tragic passing."
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