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Charlotte Flair WWE Women Champion

Charlotte Flair Born Champion Enters World – April 5th, 1986 – Today in Wrestling History

Charlotte Flair, the daughter of Ric Flair, was born today in Charlotte North Carolina. What can be said of the daughter of The Nature Boy? Multi-time champion across NXT, Raw, and Smackdown, Flair has quickly become a cornerstone of the WWE Women’s division.

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NWA Starrcade 1985 Takes Place in Two Locations – North Carolina Edition – November 28th, 1985 – Today in Wrestling History

National Wrestling Alliance’s (NWA) Starrcade 1985 was one of those events that took place in two locations. This was on the same night, in two separate arenas, nowhere near each other. This is also the first live wrestling event to be broadcast from two separate locations. Do not worry, the World Wrestling Federation (WWF) would […]

WWF Royal Rumble

WWF Royal Rumble Review on Super Nintendo

Wrestling games are quite a conundrum of gaming. Some developers get it just right while others have trouble figuring out what exactly a “squared circle” is. For the time, LJN’s WWF Royal Rumble for the Super Nintendo was better than the competition of the time. There was not much competition though. This game was released […]

WCW Slamboree 1999

World Championship Wrestling Slamboree 1999 Goes Down in Missouri – May 9th, 1999 – Today in Wrestling History

World Championship Wrestling (WCW) in 1999 was beginning to unravel. The New World Order (NWO), both factions, were a shamble on television due to injuries. Unfortunately, storyline wise, so much depended on the NWO dominance that WCW was in a pickle. With that said, they did continue forward with regular Pay Per View (PPV) events […]

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National Wrestling Alliance Eddie Graham Memorial Show in Forida – May 9th, 1987 – Today in Wrestling History

This was the first Eddie Graham Memorial Show, of two such named events, to take place. The action went down in the Bayfront Arena in St. Petersgurg Florida on May 9th, 1987. There was a total of eight matches with three titles on the line.

WCW Slamboree 2000 Ready to Rumble

Final WCW Slamboree Takes Place – May 7th, 2000 – Today in Wrestling History

Little did we know when this event aired on Pay Per View (PPV) that it was the last one. That is the sad truth about Slamboree in 2000. It was the final World Championship Wrestling (WCW) produced Slamboree event. This was due to the WWE buying out WCW early the following year. For those wondering, […]

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WCW NJPW Collision in Korea Day 2 – April 29th, 1995 – Today in Wrestling History

The second day of a two-day event, Collision in Korea, was just as unique as the first. This unique event happened in 1995. The location was Mayday Stadium in Pyongyang, North Korea. To say this was probably a one-time event is an understatement.

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Wrestlemania VIII Heavyweight Title Become Midcard – April 5th 1992 – Today in Wrestling History

For many of us Wrestlemania VIII is one of the few Wrestlemania cards that featured the World Heavyweight Title as a midcard title. Yep, this was one of the few “grandest stage of them all” events that didn’t feature the top championship in the main event. This was billed as a “double main event” as […]

Randy Orton Birthday WWE

Happy Birthday Randy Orton – April 1st, 1980 – Today in Wrestling History

Born Randal Keith Orton, aka Randy Orton, in Knoxville, Tennessee, he holds the distinction of being in the top 5 youngest athletes to hold the WWE Heavyweight Championship. For some fun, we are putting the trivia at the top – who knows at least one WWE Heavyweight Champion that is younger than Randy Orton at […]

WWE Wrestlemania 33 Card

Hardy Boyz Return Make Wrestlemania Return – April 2nd, 2017 – Today in Wrestling History

On this day in 2017, WrestleMania 33 took place at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, FL. They had some good matches but the most notable moment that sticks out to me is the surprise return of my favorite tag team growing up, the Hardy Boyz. It wasn’t the best WrestleMania, but seeing them not only […]

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