5-time NWA World Champion Adam Pearce 36 today.
1984: Wahoo McDaniel defeated Ricky Steamboat to win the NWA United States Title.
1995: WWF Hall of Fame Ceremony was held at the Marriott Hotel, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Here are the inductees:
– Antonino Rocca (inducted by Kevin Nash)
– “Big Cat” Ernie Ladd (inducted by Bobo Brazil)
– George ‘The Animal’ Steele (inducted by Doink The Clown)
– Ivan Putski (inducted by Scott Putski)
– The Fabulous Moolah (inducted by Alundra Blayze)
– The Grand Wizard (inducted by Sgt. Slaughter)
– Pedro Morales (inducted by Savio Vega)
1996: WCW Monday Nitro defeated WWF Monday Night Raw: 3.3 to 2.7 in the ratings.
1996: Harlem Heat (Booker T & Stevie Ray) defeated Sting & Lex Luger to become Tag Team Champions for the fifth time.
2001: WWF King of the Ring was held at the Continental Airlines Arena, in East Rutherford, New Jersey. 17,777 were in attendance to see the WWF debut of Booker T and the main event of Steve Austin defeated Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho in a Triple Threat Match to retain the WWF Title.
2007: WWE Vengeance: Night of Champions was held at the Toyota Center, in Houston, Texas. 15,000 were in attendance that witnessed the final Vengeance themed PPV for some time and the main event of John Cena defeated Mick Foley, Bobby Lashley, Randy Orton, & King Booker in a 5-Pack Challenge Match to retain the WWE Title.
2008: Taylor Wilde defeated Awesome Kong to win the TNA Knockout’s Title.
2012: ROH Best In The World: Hostage Crisis was held at the Hammerstein Ballroom, in New York City. The main event was Kevin Steen defeated Davey Richards in a No-DQ Match.