Today is 'Booker T' day in city of Houston

WWE wrestler and commentator Booker T reacts to the crowd before an NFL football game between the Baltimore Ravens and Houston Texans, Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/Dave Einsel)

July 25, 2013 9:00:00 AM PDT
Today has officially been designated as 'Booker T. Day' by the city of Houston.

It honors pro world wrestling superstar and hall of famer Booker T. Huffman, who is a native Houstonian. He will be presented with an official proclamation from the city at 5pm outside Toyota Center.

Booker T. has been a professional wrestling icon for the past 24 years and is currently featured on WWE TV programming.

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