Today In Pro Wrestling History + Wrestling Birthdays


One-time WCW Tag Team Champion Dick Slater turns 63 today.

Dragon Gate star Magnitude Kishiwada turns 43 today.

2-time WCW Cruiserweight Champion Psicosis turns 43 today.

1990: NWA Capital Combat: Return of the Robocop was held at the D.C. Armory, in Washington, DC. 7500 were in attendance to see Lex Luger defeated Ric Flair via DQ in a Cage Match.

1991: WCW SuperBrawl was held at the Bayfront Arena, in St Petersburg, Florida. 6,000 were in attendance to see Ric Flair defeated Tatsumi Fujinami to retain the WCW World Title and win the NWA World Title.

1992: Nailz made his WWF in-ring debut during a WWF Superstars taping in Lexington, Kentucky.

1995: Razor Ramon defeated Jeff Jarrett to win the WWF Intercontinental Title in a Ladder Match in Montreal, Quebec.

1996: WCW Slamboree, held at the Riverside Centroplex, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. The Giant defeated Sting to retain the WCW World Title in the main event.

1996: The Godwinns (Henry & Phinneas) defeated The Bodydonnas (Skip & Zip) to win the WWF Tag Team Titles.

1999: The 2nd annual Brian Pillman Memorial Show was held in Cincinnati, OH at the Cincinnati Gardens. Konnan & Rey Mysterio Jr. Defeated Chris Benoit & Dean Malenko in the main event.

2002: WWE Judgment Day, held at the Bridgestone Arena, in Nashville, Tennessee with 14,521 in attendance. The Undertaker defeated Hollywood Hulk Hogan to win the WWE Undisputed Title in the main event.

2004: Ron Killings defeated AJ Styles, Raven, & Chris Harris in a 4-Way Match to win the NWA World Title.

2006: WWE Studios releases their 1st feature film, ‘See No Evil’, starring Kane. The movie grossed $18.5 million worldwide.

2010: Randy Savage announced on his official website that he had gotten married.

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