Today In Pro Wrestling History + Wrestling Birthdays


Former TNA X-Division Champion Shawn Daivari turns 30 today. He was born on April 30, 1984.

1977: Billy Graham defeated Bruno Sammartino to win the WWWF Title.

1998: Chris Benoit defeated Booker T to win the WCW Television Title on Thunder. 

2000: WWF Backlash was held at the MCI Center, in Washington DC. 17,867 were
in attendance to see The Rock defeated Triple H with Shane McMahon as
special guest referee to win the WWF Title.

2003: Amazing Red defeated Kid Kash to win the TNA X-Division Title.

WWE Backlash was held at the Rupp Arena, in Lexington, Kentucky. 14,000
were in attendance to see John Cena defeated Triple H & Edge in a
Triple Threat Match to retain the WWE Title.

2010: WWE released Hall of Famer Tony Atlas.

2012: The Bellas departed from WWE as their contracts were expiring and wanted time off.

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