The 1980s marked a dynamic period that saw a surge in the popularity of wrestling in USA and other parts of the world. Many wrestlers of this era went on to become superstars, giving WWE a major boost. Commonly referred to as the Golden Age, this period also saw an expansion of cable television and pay-per-view events, further promoting wrestling among the audiences. The superstars emerging in the 1980s played a major role in establishing wrestling as a popular form of entertainment and set the bars high for the upcoming generations of wrestlers. Check out our list of the greatest WWE Superstars of the 1980s.