Former WWF wrestler Damien Demento turns 56 today.
One-time WWE Divas & Women’s Champion Layla turns 37 today.
Former TNA wrestler Mark Haskin turns 26 today.
1995: WWF King of the Ring was held at the CoreStates Spectrum, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 16,590 were in attendance to see Diesel & Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Tatanka & Sycho Sid.
2000: WWF King of the Ring was held at the Fleetcenter, in Boston, Massachusetts. 17,651 were in attendance to see The Rock, Kane, & The Undertaker defeated Triple H, Vince McMahon, & Shane McMahon to win the WWF Title.
2001: X-Pac defeated Jeff Hardy to win the WWF Light Heavyweight Title on Raw.
2001: Rhyno defeated Test to win the WWF Hardcore Title on raw.
2006: WWE Vengeance was held from Charlotte Bobcats Arena, in Charlotte, North Carolina. With an attendance of 6,800 to see D-Generation X (Triple H & Shawn Michaels) defeated The Spirit Squad (Johnny, Mikey, Mitch, Nicky, & Kenny) in a Handicap Match
2007: The bodies of Nancy and Daniel Benoit was found dead in their home on this day. The body of the sick Chris Benoit was also found. WWE said this in their press release: “WWE is sad to report that Chris Benoit & his family have been found dead in their home. Police are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the deaths. Tonight’s Raw will be a tribute to Chris & his family.”
2008: Former WWF champion The Ultimate Warrior wrestled his final match against Orlando Jordan in Spain.
2009: Homicide defeated Suicide to win the TNA X-Division Title on Impact!
2009: Tara defeated Angelina Love to win the TNA Knockouts Title on Impact!
2011: Chavo Guerrero had been released from WWE.