-- ROH TV Champion Matt Taven turns 28 years old today.
-- WWE Hall of Famer Big John Studd died on this date in 1995 at age 47 after battling liver cancer and Hodgkin's Disease.
-- Sailor Art Thomas died on this date in 2003 at age 79 following a one-month bout with cancer.
-- The AWA returns to ESPN Classic tonight at midnight ET with the following advertised: Nikita Koloff vs. Tom Burton, Larry Zbyszko vs. Carlson, The Trooper vs. Jones, Destruction Crew vs. D.J. Peterson and Brad Rheingans.
-- The AWA then runs at 1MA ET with the following matches: The Lumberjacks vs. Tom Burton and Bennett, Texas Hangmen vs. Carlson and Evans, The Trooper vs. Jamie Magnum, Sgt. Slaughter vs. Jonnie Stewart.