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Name Doink
Real name Matthew Wade Osborne
Nicknames "Maniac"
Name history Matt Borne, Doink the Clown, Big Josh, Borne Again, The Great Mustapho, The Original Clown
Family Tony Borne (father), Buddy Rose (ex brother-in-law)
Maestro(s) Tony Borne, Sandy Barr
Birth date, location July 27, 1957
Obituary date June 28, 2013
Debut, location 1980
Lost mask to
Height 6' 1"/185 cm
Weight 240 lbs/109 kg
Signature moves DDT, Stump Puller, Whoopie Cushion
Titles: Championship Wrestling International Alliance World Heavyweight Championship, Championship Wrestling USA Television Championship, NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Championship (w/Buzz Sawyer), Mid-South Tag Team Championship (w/ Ted DiBiase), NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Championship, NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Championship (4, 2 w/Steve Regal and 2 w/Rip Oliver), USWA Tag Team Championship (2 w/Jeff Jarrett), WCW United States Tag Team Championship (w/Ron Simmons), WCW World Six-Man Tag Team Championship (w/Dustin Rhodes & Tom Zenk), WCWA Tag Team Championship (w/Buzz Sawyer and w/Jeff Jarrett), WCWA Texas Heavyweight Championship (2)

This is the original Doink, who had at least 1 match in UWA. Since the gimmick is crowd-pleasing and pretty easy to pull off (it's just a clown costume), hundreds of unlicensed Doinks have been seen across the US indies, similar to what would happen to Los Payasos.