Daily Pro Wrestling History (08/10): Hollywood Hogan wins WCW World Championship

1939 

Kansas City, Kansas:
– World Junior Heavyweight Champion Steve Brody beat Prospector Pete 

1963 

St. Paul, Minnesota: 
– AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Larry Hennig in a fence (cage) match
– The Crusher beat Haystack Calhoun in 2 out of 3 falls
– AWA Tag Team Champions Ivan Kalmikoff & Karol Kalmikoff beat Butch Levy & Don McClarty
– Eddie Sharkey beat Gene Anderson 
– Iron Mike DiBiase beat Stan Kowalski

1968 

Chicago, Illinois:
– Dr X beat Wilbur Snyder
– The Crusher beat Mad Dog Vachon
– Bill Watts beat Harley Race 
– Blackjack Lanza beat Dutch Savage

1970 

Orlando, Florida:
– in a match for the NWA World Title, Jack Brisco and Dory Funk Jr. wrestled to a time limit draw
– Bob Roop defeated Jesse James 
– Mr. Saito defeated Hiro Matsuda by dq in a match for the Southern title

1972 

– Jacksonville, Florida:
– NWA Champion Dory Funk Jr. beat Paul Jones
– Eddie & Mike Graham beat Buddy Colt & Phil Robley
– Ray Stevens beat Louie Tillet 
– Nick Bockwinkel drew Mr Wrestling Tim Woods

1973 

Denver, Colorado:
– AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel on a 3rd fall countout
– Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera
– Red Bastien drew Ivan Koloff 
– Greg Gagne beat Ric Flair

1976 

Omaha, Nebraska:
– Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell ddq Mad Dog Vachon & Baron Von Raschke 
– Bobby Duncum beat the Crusher
– Peter Maivia beat Blackjack Lanza 
– Billy Red Cloud beat Buck Zumhofe

1992 

Tokyo, Japan:
– Big Van Vader defeated Riki Choshu to win the IWGP Heavyweight Championship

Memphis, Tennessee:
– Reno Riggins defeated Brian Christopher for the USWA Southern Heavyweight Title 
– The Moondogs (Spot & Cujo) defeated Jerry Lawler & Jeff Jarrett for the USWA Tag Team Title

1996 

WCW Hog Wild: Sturgis, South Dakota:
– Hulk Hogan defeated The Giant to win the WCW World Title 
– WCW World Tag Team Champions Harlem Heat defeated Rick & Scott Steiner
– WCW United States Champion Ric Flair defeated Eddie Guerrero 
– Scott Hall & Kevin Nash defeated Sting & Lex Luger

1997 

Nagoya, Japan:
– Shinjiro Otani defeated El Samurai to win the J-Crown

1998 

WWF Monday Night Raw:
– Kane & Mankind defeated Steve Austin & Undertaker, Rock & D’Lo Brown, and the New Age Outlaws to win the WWF World Tag Team Titles 

WCW Monday Nitro:
– Lex Luger defeated Bret Hart for the United States Title 
– Chris Jericho defeated Stevie Ray for the WCW Television Title

2003 

Des Moines, Iowa:
– Christian defeated Booker T for the WWE Intercontinental Title 

2008

TNA Hard Justice: Orlando, Florida:
– AJ Styles defeated Kurt Angle in a Last Man Standing match 
– Samoa Joe defeated Booker T in a 6 sides of Steel match

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