Today In Pro Wrestling History + Wrestling Birthdays


– WWF WrestleMania IX went down on this day back in 1993.

The event aired from Las Vegas, Nevada at Caesar’s Palace. 16,891 were in
attendance to see Yokozuna defeated Bret Hart to win the WWF Title, but only to
lose the title moments later to Hulk Hogan.

– ECW officially declared bankrupt back in 2001.

WWE Hall Of Fame Ceremony was held from the Toyota Center,
in Houston, Texas in 2009. Check out the inductee’s:

* “Stone Cold” Steve Austin

* Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat

* “Cowboy” Bill Watts

* Koko B Ware

* Terry Funk

* Dory Funk Jr

* The Von Erich Family

* Howard Finkel

– Back on this day in pro wrestling history, Jon Moxley
(Dean Ambrose) signed a WWE developmental deal in 2011.

– Former ECW wrestler Ulf Herman turns 48 today. He was born
on April 4, 1966.

– Founder and former owner of Combat Zone Wrestling (CZW)
John Zandig turns 43 today. He was born on April 4, 1971.

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