-- The late Hercules Hernandez was born on this date in 1955. The former WWE star died on March 6, 2004 at age 48 due to heart disease.
-- The late Owen Hart was born on this date in 1965. He died on May 23, 1999 at the age of 34 when he fell from the rafters at Kemper Arena while performing a stunt as The Blue Blazer during the WWE Over the Edge PPV.
-- Starting at midnight ET on ESPN Classic, there will be a mini-marathon of AWA wrestling. The following is scheduled to air…
* Midnight: Marty Jannetty vs. C. Curtis, The Barbarian and Boris Zhukov vs. C. Bassett and Spike Jones, Earthquake Ferris vs. Scott Hall, Jerry Blackwell vs. Bruiser Brody.
* 1AM: Larry Zbyszko vs. Clark, Marty Jannetty vs. Knight, Pinky Sanchez vs. Bruiser Brody, Buddy Rose and Doug Somers vs. Curt Hennig and Scott Hall for the AWA Tag Titles.
* 2AM: Earthquake Ferris vs. Col. DeBeers, Gus Torrez vs. Larry Zbyszko, Sherri Martel vs. Candi Devine, Curt Hennig vs. Stan Hansen.
* 3AM: Pinky Sanchez and Bald Eagle vs. Yuri Gordyenko and Alexis Smirnoff, Tony Leoni vs. Greg Gagne, M. Richards vs. Col. DeBeers, Sweat vs. Larry Zbyszko, Leon "Vader" White vs. Gartner.
* 4AM: Alexis Smirnoff and Yuri Gordyenko vs. Jones and Rogers, Jerry Blackwell vs. Pinky Sanchez, Tom Stone vs. Super Ninja, Greg Gagne vs. Tony Leoni, Larry Hennig vs. Boris Bresnikov, Rick Gatner vs. Curt Hennig.
* 5AM: Doug Somers vs. Shawn Michaels, The Barbarian and Boris Zhukov vs. Marty Jannetty and Curt Hennig, Leon White vs. Larry Zbyszko, Stan Hansen vs. David Sammartino for the AWA Title.