As announced on RAW, six-time World Champion and current SmackDown General Manager Booker T will be inducted into the 2013 WWE Hall of Fame on April 6 at Madison Square Garden in New York City, joining “The Hardcore Legend” Mick Foley, celebrity inductee Donald Trump, seven-time Women’s Champion Trish Stratus, the second longest reigning WWE Champion of all-time Bob Backlund, and the longest reigning WWE Champion of all-time, “The Living Legend” Bruno Sammartino. In a career spanning over two decades, Booker T is a one-time WWE World Heavyweight Champion, five-time WCW Champion (four times in WCW and one time in the WWE), 2006 King of the Ring, one-time WWE Intercontinental Champion, three-time WWE United States Champion, one-time WCW United States Champion, six-time WCW World Television Champion, two-time WWE Hardcore Champion, three-time WWE World Tag Team Champion (w/ Test, Goldust, & Rob Van Dam), and a ten-time WCW World Tag Team Champion (w/ Stevie Ray). Booker was also the eighth WCW Triple Crown Champion, the sixteenth WWE Triple Crown Champion, and the tenth WWE Grand Slam Champion. The 2013 WWE Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will air on Tuesday, April 9 at 10/9c on the USA Network in a one-hour special with the full ceremony being released exclusively on the WrestleMania 29 DVD & Blu-Ray set.
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