Former ECW Wrestler Chris Chetti turns 39 today.
one-time NWA World Champion Blue Demon Jr turns turns 47 today.
1985: The very first NWA Great American Bash was held at American Legion Memorial Stadium, in Charlotte, North Carolina in front of 27,000 fans.
* Jimmy Valiant defeated Paul Jones in a Dog Collar Match
* Sam Houston, Buzz Tyler, & Manny Fernandez defeated Billy Graham, Abdullah The Butcher, & Konga The Barbarian (with Paul Jones)
* Ole & Arn Anderson defeated Buzz Sawyer & Dick Slater to retain the NWA National Tag Team Titles
* NWA World Tag Team Champions Krusher Khruschev & Ivan Koloff fought AWA World Tag Team Champions The Road Warriors (Hawk & Animal) (with Paul Ellering) to a double-DQ
* Magnum TA defeated Kamala (with Skandor Akbar) via DQ to retain the NWA United States Title
* Ric Flair defeated Nikita Koloff (with Ivan Koloff) with David Crockett as special guest referee to retain the NWA World Title
* Dusty Rhodes defeated Tully Blanchard (with Baby Doll) in a Cage Match to win the NWA Television Title
1994: Sid Vicious defeated Jerry Lawler via forfeit to win the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Title.
1995: WCW Bash At The Beach was held on the beach, in Huntington Beach, California in front of 9,500 fans.
* Sting defeated Meng to retain the WCW United States Title
* The Renegade defeated Paul Orndorff to retain the WCW Television Title
* Kamala defeated Jim Duggan * Diamond Dallas Page (with The Diamond Doll & Max Muscle) defeated Dave Sullivan
* Harlem Heat (Booker T & Stevie Ray) defeated The Nasty Boys (Brian Knobbs & Jerry Sags), & The Blue Bloods (Lord Steven Regal & Earl Robert Eaton) in a Triangle Match to retain the WCW World Tag Team Titles
* Randy Savage defeated Ric Flair in a Lifeguard Lumberjack Match (The Lifeguard Lumberjacks were: Max Muscle, Mark Starr, The Nasty Boys, Bunkhouse Buck, Dave Sullivan, Dick Slater, Johnny B. Badd, Diamond Dallas Page, Chris Kanyon, Jim Duggan, Booker T, Arn Anderson, & Stevie Ray)
* Hulk Hogan (with Dennis Rodman) defeated Vader in a Cage Match to retain the WCW World Title
2000: ECW Heat Wave was held at the Grand Olympic Auditorium, in Los Angeles, California in front of 5,700 fans.
* Sal E. Graziano (with Tony Mamaluke) defeated Balls Mahoney
* Kid Kash, Danny Doring, & Amish Roadkill defeated Johnny Swinger, Simon Diamond, & C.W. Anderson
*Jerry Lynn defeated Steve Corino (with Jack Victory)
* Super Nova & Chris Chetti defeated Da Baldies (Angel & Tony Devito)
* Yoshihiro Tajiri defeated Mikey Whipwreck, Little Guido, & Psicosis in a 4-Way Dance
* Rhino defeated The Sandman to retain the ECW Television Title
* Rob Van Dam defeated Scotty Anton
* Justin Credible defeated Tommy Dreamer in a Stairway to Hell Match to retain the ECW World Title.
2001: Former NWA & WCW Tag Team Champion Terry Gordy died aged just 40 due to a heart attack.
2005: 1st WWC Heavyweight Champion Miguel Perez died at the age of 68.
2006: Former NWA and AWA star Bob Orton Sr. died aged 76.
2006: TNA Victory Road was held at the Impact Zone, in Orlando, Florida in front of 900 fans.
* The Naturals (Andy Douglas & Chase Stevens) defeated The Diamonds In The Rough
* Monty Brown fought Rhino to a no contest
* The Latin American Xchange (Hernandez & Homicide) (with Konnan) defeated Ron Killings & Sonjay Dutt
* Senshi defeated Kazarian to retain the TNA X-Division Title
* Raven defeated Larry Zbyszko in a Hair vs Hair Match
* Chris Sabin & Jay Lethal defeated The Paparazzi (Kevin Nash & Alex Shelley) (with Johnny Devine)
* The James Gang (BG James & Kip James), & Abyss (with Father James Mitchell) defeated Team 3D (Brother Ray, Brother Devon, & Brother Runt)
* Sirelda, AJ Styles, & Christopher Daniels defeated Gail Kim, & America’s Most Wanted (Chris Harris & James Storm) to retain the NWA World Tag Team Titles for Styles & Daniels
* Sting defeated Scott Steiner, Samoa Joe, & Christian Cage in a Road To Victory Match to become the #1 contender for the NWA World Heavyweight Title
2009: Homicide defeated Suicide to win the TNA X–Division Title on Impact.
2012: Lucha Libre USA: Masked Warriors debuted on MTV2