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Wrestling - Historical Events
Date Event
1898-04-30

Championship wrestling match at Met turns into a brawl

1905-05-19

Tom Jenkins beats Frank Gotcha for heavyweight wrestling champ

1908-04-03

Frank Gotch wins world heavyweight wrestling championship in 2 hrs

1929-04-04

1st AAU Greco-Roman wrestling championships held

1935-06-27

Danno O'Mahoney beats Jim Londos in Boston, to become wrestling champ

1935-06-30

Danno O'Mahoney beats Ed George in Boston, to become wrestling champ

1936-06-26

Everett Marshall beats Ali Baba in Columbus, to become wrestling champ

1937-12-29

Lou Thesz beats E Marshall in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

1938-02-11

Steve Casey beats Lou Thesz in Boston, to become wrestling champ

1939-02-23

Lou Thesz beats E Marshall in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

1939-06-23

Bronko Nagurski beats Lou Thesz in Houston, to become wrestling champ

1940-03-07

Ray Steele beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

1940-10-04

Wrestling returns to Madison Sq Garden after 12 year lay off

1941-03-11

Bronko Nagurski beats Ray Steele in Minn, to become wrestling champ

1941-06-05

Sandor Szabo beats B Nagurski in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

1942-02-19

Bill Longson beats Managoff & Sandor Szabo, to become wrestling champ

1942-10-07

Yvon Robert beats Bill Longson in Montreal, to become wrestling champ

1942-11-27

Bobby Managoff beats Yvon Robert in Houston, to become wrestling champ

1947-02-21

Whipper Billy Watson beats Bill Longson, to become wrestling champ

1947-04-25

Lou Thesz beats Whipper Watson in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

1947-11-21

Bill Longson beats Lou Thesz in St Louis, to become wrestling champ

1948-07-20

Lou Thesz beats Bill Longson, to become NWA wrestling champ

1948-07-30

Professional wrestling premieres on prime-time network TV (DuMont)

1952-04-05

Henry Wittenberg wins his 8th AAU wrestling title

1953-07-30

Rikidōzan holds a ceremony announcing the establishment of the Japan Pro Wrestling Alliance.

1957-06-14

Edouard Carpentier beats Lou Thesz, to become NWA wrestling champ

1957-11-14

Dick Hutton beats Lou Thesz in Toronto, to become NWA wrestling champ

1958-11-06

Wilber Snyder beats V Gagne in Omaha, to become NWA wrestling champ

1959-08-19

Doctor X beats Wilber Snyder in Omaha, to become NWA wrestling champ

1960-02-26

Verne Gagne beats Doctor X in Omaha, to become NWA wrestling champ

1963-01-24

Buddy Rogers & Lou Thesz wrestle in Toronto, Rogers becomes WWF wrestling champ & Thesz becomes NWA champ

1968-07-23

Fred Blasie wins 5th wrestling world championship belt

1971-02-08

Pedro Morales beats Ivan Koloff in NY, to become WWF wrestling champ

1974-12-09

Jack Brisco beats Giant Baba in Tokyo, to become NWA wrestling champ

1976-07-11

In pre-game promo at Atlanta County Stadium, 34 couples wed at home plate followed by Championship Wrestling "Headlocks & Wedlocks"

1977-02-06

Harley Race beats Terry Funk in Toronto, to become NWA wrestling champ

1978-02-20

Bob Backland beats Billy Graham in NY, to become WWF wrestling champ

1983-01-24

Hulk Hogan pins Iron Sheik for World Wrestling Federation title

1986-08-28

Largest wrestling crowd in Canada (69,300) at Toronto Stadium

1988-02-05

1st prime-time wrestling match in 30 yrs-Andre beats Hulk Hogan

1989-02-10

To gain deregulation WWF admits pro wrestling is an exhibition & not a sport, in a NJ court

1989-11-29

8th Largest wrestling crowd (60,000-Tokyo Dome)

1990-01-01

Mitsuko Nishiwaki beats Nakano to become Japan Women wrestling champ

1990-02-10

6th Largest wrestling crowd (63,900-Tokyo Dome)

1991-01-11

Ric Flair wins NWA/WCW wrestling title

1991-03-21

Largest wrestling crowd in Japan (64,500) at Tokyo Dome

1991-03-21

Tatsumi Fujinami beats Ric Flair for NWA wrestling championship

1992-01-04

8th largest wrestling crowd (60,000-Tokyo Dome)

1992-04-01

5th Largest wrestling crowd (64,287-Toronto SkyDome)

1992-05-19

Ric Flair wins NWA wrestling title

1992-08-29

Largest wrestling crowd outside US (75,000) at Wembley Stadium, London

1993-01-04

7th largest wrestling crowd (63,500-Tokyo Dome)

1994-01-04

10th largest wrestling crowd (58,000-Tokyo Dome)

1994-07-17

Hulk Hogan beats Ric Flair to win WCW wrestling championship

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Wrestling - Birthdays
Date Event
1888-02-27

Earl Caddock, Stecher-Caddock Wrestling Match

1908-06-15

Earl McCready, Catch As Catch Can Wrestling

1914-07-06

Vincent McMahon, WWF Championship Wrestling

1914-10-25

Maudie Prickett, The Story of Jack Referees Wrestling Match

1915-05-03

Stu Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1916-04-24

Lou Thesz, The Unreal Story of Professional Wrestling

1917-08-24

Dennis James, Jersey City NJ, wrestling announcer/TV host (PDQ)

1919-05-04

Dory Funk Sr., The Wrestling Queen

1921-01-06

Gladys Gillem, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1921-11-29

Jackie Stallone, GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

1922-05-25

June Byers, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1923-03-12

Mae Young, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1923-07-22

Lillian Ellison, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1924-02-16

Helen Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1925-06-03

Maria Bernardi, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1925-08-21

Judy Grable, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1926-02-26

Verne Gagne, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1926-10-13

Walter 'Killer' Kowalski, The Wrestling Queen

1926-12-20

Sam Distefano, GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

1927-06-05

Bill Miller, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1927-12-18

Sputnik Monroe, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1928-11-23

Gene Kiniski, The Unreal Story of Professional Wrestling

1929-01-26

Gordon Solie, American wrestling commentator (d. 2000)

1929-06-07

The Grand Wizard of Wrestling, Wrestling manager (d. 1983)

1929-08-16

Fritz Von Erich, World Pro Wrestling TV

1929-9-14

Mad Dog Vachon, The Wrestling Queen

1929-9-22

Johnny Valentine, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

1930-04-25

George Kosti, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1931-04-05

John Tolos, Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

1931-9-09

Ida May Martinez, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1932-08-06

'Grizzly' Smith, The Wrestling Queen

1933-01-12

Ray Stern, Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

1933-03-27

Swede Hanson, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

1933-07-29

Lou Albano, American pro wrestling manager

1934-07-28

Tim Woods, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

1934-08-03

William 'Haystacks' Calhoun, WWF All-Star Wrestling

1934-08-11

Penny Banner, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1934-12-06

Nick Bockwinkel, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1934-9-29

Skandor Akbar, The Triumph and Tragedy of World Class Championship Wrestling

1937-03-27

Kenny Benkowski, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1937-04-09

Terry Garvin, The Wrestling Queen

1937-06-04

Robert Marella, WWF Prime-Time Wrestling

1938-05-16

Johnny Rodz, TNA Wrestling: Destination X

1939-10-03

Robert James, Southern Discomfort: Wrestling on the Indie Circuit

1940-03-24

Don Jardine, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

1940-10-15

Kay Noble, The Wrestling Queen

1941-01-19

Pat Patterson, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1941-03-22

Michael O'Leary, Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

1941-12-15

Song Pak, The Wrestling Queen

1942-01-24

Gary Hart, American professional wrestling manager and wrestler (d. 2008)

1942-01-24

Gary Hart, The Triumph and Tragedy of World Class Championship Wrestling

1942-08-06

Jimmy Valiant, The Absolute Truth About Pro Wrestling

1942-09-04

Jerry Jarrett, American professional wrestling promoter

1942-11-26

Bob Windham, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

1942-9-04

Jerry Jarrett, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1943-07-11

Susan Seaforth Hayes, Wrestling with God

1943-10-22

Allen Coage, Stampede Wrestling

1944-01-01

Jimmy Hart, American wrestling manager

1944-08-14

Bobby Duncum, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1945-08-24

Vince McMahon, American professional wrestling promoter

1946-10-19

Kendo Nagasaki, When Wrestling Was Golden: Grapples, Grunts and Grannies

1948-07-27

Greg Gagne, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1948-10-04

Linda McMahon, CEO of World Wrestling Entertainment

1948-10-25

Dan Gable, The Unreal Story of Professional Wrestling

1950-07-14

Hercules Ayala, Stampede Wrestling

1951-02-21

Dos Caras, World Pro Wrestling TV

1951-9-02

Alexis Firestone, Wrestling Beauties

1952-01-03

Jim Ross, American wrestling announcer

1952-01-06

Larry Booker, Wrestling's Country Boys

1952-12-12

Gary Michael Cappetta, Showdown: Legends of Wrestling

1953-08-22

Paul Ellering, American wrestling manager

1953-12-05

Larry Whistler, Showdown: Legends of Wrestling

1955-05-27

Eric Bischoff, American professional wrestling promoter

1955-11-17

Ted Lipscomb, Southern Discomfort: Wrestling on the Indie Circuit

1956-02-28

Mike Tenay, American wrestling commentator

1956-06-18

Oliver Schroer, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1956-12-20

Sonny Two Rivers, Stampede Wrestling

1956-9-09

Jeff Hammond, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1957-07-26

Jeff Blatnick, Schenectady NY, wrestling (Oly-gold-1984)

1957-08-11

Bill Alfonso, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1957-08-14

Gino Hernandez, World Pro Wrestling TV

1958-01-08

Rey Misterio Sr., Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1958-01-13

Tasha Voux, Wrestling Beauties

1959-05-04

Scott Armstrong, American professional wrestling referee

1959-07-06

Susan Nero, Wrestling Beauties

1959-11-09

Nick Hamilton, American wrestling referee

1959-12-07

Alison Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1960-03-25

Julie Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1960-11-19

"Lovely" Elizabeth, Frankfurt Ky, WWF's 1st lady of wrestling

1961-02-21

Rhonda Sing, Stampede Wrestling

1961-07-09

Leonardo Carrera, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1961-10-24

Dave Meltzer, American wrestling journalist

1961-11-26

Lisa Moretti, GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

1962-03-13

Vandal Drummond, Wrestling Women USA!

1962-03-19

Jim Korderas, American professional wrestling referee

1962-10-23

Tracy Meltzer, GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

1963-01-03

Jerome Young, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1963-01-03

Vic Grimes, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1963-01-14

Grant McReynolds, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1963-05-18

Gary Albright, Stampede Wrestling

1963-06-12

Jerry Lynn, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1963-06-19

Jim Fullington, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1963-06-20

Don West, American professional wrestling announcer

1963-10-08

Diana Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1963-10-16

Missy Hyatt, Atlanta Ga, wrestling manager (WCW, ECW)

1963-10-16

Missy Hyatt, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1963-12-12

Jason Knight, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1964-03-02

Mike Von Erich, World Pro Wrestling TV

1964-03-14

Bryan E. Clark II, World Championship Wrestling: New Blood Rising

1964-05-21

Nancy Daus-Sullivan, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1964-07-02

Charles Robinson, American wrestling referee

1964-10-06

Dixie Carter, TNA Wrestling: The History of TNA, Year 1

1964-11-21

Shane Douglas, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1964-12-12

Terry Brunk, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1965-01-24

Mike Alfonso, World Championship Wrestling: New Blood Rising

1965-02-26

James Mitchell, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1965-03-01

Booker Huffman, World Championship Wrestling: New Blood Rising

1965-04-18

Shayne Bower, Stampede Wrestling

1965-05-07

Owen Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1965-08-07

John Hindley, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1965-08-12

Dr. Wagner Jr., New Japan Pro-Wrestling 30th Anniversary 1997-1999

1965-08-26

Bobby Duncum Jr., Eastern Championship Wrestling

1965-09-11

Paul Heyman, American wrestling manager

1966-08-19

Lilian Garcia, wrestling announcer

1966-10-21

Chris Hamrick, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1966-10-25

Christopher Kindred, OVW: Wrestling's Future Stars

1966-11-10

Bill DeMott, World Championship Wrestling: Starrcade

1967-06-12

Selina Majors, Southern Discomfort: Wrestling on the Indie Circuit

1967-06-29

Heidi Lee Morgan, POWW: Powerful Women of Wrestling

1967-10-11

Tony Chimel, American professional wrestling announcer

1967-10-11

Peter Senerchia, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1967-12-15

Elix Skipper, TNA Wrestling: The History of TNA, Year 1

1967-12-19

Erik Watts, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1968-01-12

Alex Rizzo, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1968-03-19

Josh Lazie, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1968-07-17

Peach Janae, The Very Best of GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling, Vol. 3

1968-12-08

Michael Cole, American professional wrestling commentator

1969-01-13

John Kronus, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1969-03-14

Trisa Hayes, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1969-05-04

Ryan Shamrock, American wrestling valet

1969-07-31

Johnny Webb, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1969-08-17

Dick Togo, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1969-08-26

Angel Orsini, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1969-10-07

Malia Hosaka, POWW: Powerful Women of Wrestling

1970-01-10

Marcus Bagwell, Wrestling with Demons

1970-05-31

Barrett Moore, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1970-06-18

Denise Riffle, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1970-11-02

Sharmell Sullivan, American professional wrestling valet

1970-11-12

Donna Adamo, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1970-12-15

Bruno Sassi, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1971-02-14

Tommy Dreamer, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1971-03-07

Chris Hanson, NWF Kids Pro Wrestling: The Untold Story

1971-03-18

Mike Bell, Inside Wrestling School

1971-04-21

Brian Knighton, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1971-05-02

Ken Yasuda, Just Another Romantic Wrestling Comedy

1971-05-22

Manuel Ortiz Partida, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1971-07-14

Joey Styles, American wrestling commentator

1971-07-14

Mark LoMonaco, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1971-07-14

Joey Styles, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1971-9-12

Joseph Soria, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1971-9-24

April Hunter, Naked Women's Wrestling League

1972-02-19

Francine Fournier, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1972-02-23

Kevin Gill, Backyard Wrestling: Don't Try This at Home

1972-04-11

Jonathan Rechner, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1972-04-14

Brian Wall, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1972-07-09

Summer Haze, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1972-08-01

Devon Hughes, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1972-08-25

David Williams, TNA Wrestling: Sting - Return of an Icon

1972-08-25

J.C. Martin, TNA Wrestling: Sting - Return of an Icon

1972-08-27

Carlene Moore, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1972-10-04

Murray Happer, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1973-02-11

Shawn Hernandez, TNA Wrestling: Phenomenal - The Best of AJ Styles, Volume 2

1973-03-05

Ryan Franklin, TNA Wrestling: Lockdown

1973-06-04

Mikey Whipwreck, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1973-07-19

Simply Luscious, Women's Erotic Wrestling: Diva Destruction

1973-07-27

Alex Perrault, GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

1973-10-04

Chris Parks, TNA Wrestling: Phenomenal - The Best of AJ Styles, Volume 2

1973-12-07

Donald Haviland, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1973-12-22

Danny Ramirez, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1973-12-25

Chris Harris, TNA Wrestling: Phenomenal - The Best of AJ Styles, Volume 2

1974-01-15

Kevin Consolo, Barbed Wire City: The Unauthorized Story of Extreme Championship Wrestling

1974-02-19

Dan Morrison, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1974-03-04

Chris Ford, World Championship Wrestling: Starrcade

1974-03-06

Danny Dominion, Steel Domain Wrestling

1974-07-16

Chris Chetti, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1974-07-23

Sonny Siaki, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1974-08-02

Jason 'Doc' Young, Wrestling Weekly Presents: No Second Chances

1974-10-07

Brux, Playboy: Joanie Laurer, Nude Wrestling Superstar

1975-01-28

Dean Roll, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1975-02-28

Michael Bello, GLOW: The Story of the Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

1975-05-06

Germán Figueroa, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1975-05-22

Tracy Brookshaw, Knockouts: The Ladies of TNA Wrestling, Vol. 1

1975-06-01

James Storm, TNA Wrestling: Phenomenal - The Best of AJ Styles, Volume 2

1975-07-17

Shannon Spruill, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1975-12-08

Jerrelle Clark, TNA Wrestling: Victory Road

1975-9-20

Joel Gertner, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1976-01-09

Todd Grisham, American professional wrestling interviewer

1976-06-13

Sicodelico Jr., NWA Southwest Wrestling

1976-07-06

Kelly, Wrestling Classics 2

1976-08-10

Michael DePoli, Eastern Championship Wrestling

1976-11-21

Cassidy Riley, TNA Wrestling: Bound for Glory

1976-11-22

Mark LeRoux, World Championship Wrestling: New Blood Rising

1977-04-19

Jonny Storm, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1977-05-22

Alistair Rouse, TNA Wrestling: Bound for Glory

1977-05-28

Jeremy Borash, American professional wrestling announcer

1977-05-28

Jeremy Borash, TNA Wrestling: The History of TNA, Year 1

1977-06-26

Marco Corleone, World Championship Wrestling: New Blood Rising

1977-11-20

Rudy Charles, American professional wrestling referee

1977-12-18

William Welch, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1978-06-07

Scott Colton, Wrestling with Parenthood

1978-06-24

Adam Pearce, Ring of Honor Wrestling

1978-08-26

Mandy Weaver, Naked Women's Wrestling League

1978-08-28

Shaniqua, American wrestling valet

1979-04-19

Nicole Raczynski, TNA Wrestling: Slammiversary

1979-07-04

Josh Piscura, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

1979-07-26

Kieran Lefort, Real Quality Wrestling

1979-12-16

Jessie Ward, TNA Impact! Wrestling

1980-02-14

Mark Welling, Wrestling

1980-03-11

Johnny Moss, Nu Wrestling Evolution

1980-08-20

Lexxus, World Women's Wrestling: 2nd Anniversary Spectacular!

1980-11-16

Carol Huynh, 2008 Canadian Gold Medalist,48 kg. wrestling

1980-11-25

Josh Lomberger, American professional wrestling backstage interviewer

1980-12-31

Matt Capiccioni, Wrestling with Parenthood

1980-9-16

Jeremy Schott, NWA Wrestling Showcase

1980-9-26

Spicy J., Topless Tapioca Wrestling

1981-03-22

Annie Swanson, B.L.O.W.: Busty Ladies of Oil Wrestling

1981-06-02

Jamie Velvet Sky Szantyr, TNA Wrestling: Slammiversary

1981-07-11

Aaron Proctor, American professional wrestling promoter & politician

1981-11-03

Jackie Gayda, Knockouts: The Ladies of TNA Wrestling, Vol. 1

1981-12-18

Omar Gumah, FWA Wrestling

1982-01-28

Annie Social, Naked Women's Wrestling League

1982-02-03

Becky Bayless, Wrestling Isn't Wrestling

1982-02-04

Josh Harter, TNA Wrestling: Sting - Return of an Icon

1982-03-07

Cody Deaner, Pro Wrestling Eclipse: November Bash

1982-04-07

Retesh Bhalla, TNA Wrestling: Sting - Return of an Icon

1982-05-15

Scott Hayman, Wrestling Days

1982-08-26

Petey Williams, TNA Wrestling: Phenomenal - The Best of AJ Styles, Volume 2

1982-12-25

Trenesha Biggers, TNA Wrestling: Slammiversary

1983-03-15

Chasyn Rance, Major League Wrestling: The Underground

1983-04-27

Lacey, Wrestling Society X

1983-05-27

Blake Gingerich, Thumb Wrestling Federation: TWF

1983-10-29

Jessica Nash, FWA Wrestling

1983-9-30

Pacman Jones, TNA Wrestling: Bound for Glory

1986-01-26

Shantelle Taylor, TNA Wrestling: Bound for Glory IV

1986-03-27

Valerie "So Cal Val" Wyndham, American professional wrestling valet

1989-9-29

Tasmine Lica, Just Another Romantic Wrestling Comedy

1990-06-05

Blade Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1990-9-02

Samuel McAuley, Wrestling Season

Wrestling - Weddings
Date Event
1976-06-21

Country singer Reba McEntire (21) weds national steer wrestling champion Charlie Battles

1984-12-30

Professional wrestling manager Miss Elizabeth (Hulette) & wrestler Macho Man Randy Savage (Poffo) wed

2006-03-14

OVW Heavyweight wrestling champion Matt Cappotelli (26) weds Lindsay Seeders at Makena Cove Beach in Maui

Wrestling - Deaths
Date Event
1950-08-25

Earl Caddock, Stecher-Caddock Wrestling Match

1954-11-22

Roderick McMahon, Professional Wrestling/Boxing Booker (b. 1882)

1958-07-25

"Sensational" Sherri Martel, woman's wrestling champ (WWF)

1972-09-05

Mosje Weinberg, Israeli olympic wrestling coach, murdered

1974-03-29

Joe Stecher, Stecher-Caddock Wrestling Match

1983-10-12

The Grand Wizard of Wrestling, Wrestling manager

1984-05-24

Vincent J. McMahon, American professional wrestling promoter (b. 1914)

1984-05-27

Vincent McMahon, WWF Championship Wrestling

1986-02-02

Gino Hernandez, World Pro Wrestling TV

1987-04-12

Mike Von Erich, World Pro Wrestling TV

1989-12-07

William 'Haystacks' Calhoun, WWF All-Star Wrestling

1994-07-04

Joey Marella, American professional wrestling referee (b. 1964)

1997-03-24

Bill Miller, AWA All-Star Wrestling

1997-09-10

Fritz Von Erich, World Pro Wrestling TV

1998-04-18

Terry Garvin, The Wrestling Queen

1998-07-20

June Byers, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

1999-05-23

Owen Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

1999-10-06

Robert Marella, WWF Prime-Time Wrestling

2000-01-07

Gary Albright, Stampede Wrestling

2000-01-24

Bobby Duncum Jr., Eastern Championship Wrestling

2000-07-27

Gordon Solie, American wrestling commentator (b. 1929)

2001-04-24

Johnny Valentine, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

2001-07-27

Rhonda Sing, Stampede Wrestling

2001-11-04

Helen Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

2002-02-19

Swede Hanson, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

2002-04-28

Lou Thesz, The Unreal Story of Professional Wrestling

2002-05-16

Alex Rizzo, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

2002-09-23

Michael O'Leary, Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

2002-11-30

Tim Woods, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

2003-10-16

Stu Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

2003-11-29

Larry Booker, Wrestling's Country Boys

2004-09-26

Marianna Komlos, professional wrestling valet (b. 1969)

2005-07-21

Lord Alfred Hayes, British Wrestling Announcer for WWE (b. 1928)

2006-03-20

Maria Bernardi, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2006-04-27

Kay Noble, The Wrestling Queen

2006-11-03

Sputnik Monroe, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2006-12-16

Don Jardine, WCW Worldwide Wrestling

2007-02-17

Mike Alfonso, World Championship Wrestling: New Blood Rising

2007-03-06

Allen Coage, Stampede Wrestling

2007-03-07

Ray Stern, Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

2007-06-22

Nancy Benoit, former professional wrestling valet(b. 1964)

2007-06-22

Nancy Daus-Sullivan, Eastern Championship Wrestling

2007-06-24

Shayne Bower, Stampede Wrestling

2007-07-18

John Kronus, Xtreme Pro Wrestling

2007-11-02

Lillian Ellison, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2008-03-16

Gary Hart, American professional wrestling manager and wrestler (b. 1942)

2008-03-16

Gary Hart, The Triumph and Tragedy of World Class Championship Wrestling

2008-05-09

Judy Grable, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2008-05-12

Penny Banner, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2008-07-03

Oliver Schroer, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

2008-07-31

Grant McReynolds, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows

2008-08-30

Walter 'Killer' Kowalski, The Wrestling Queen

2008-12-14

Mike Bell, Inside Wrestling School

2009-05-28

John Tolos, Grunt! The Wrestling Movie

2009-08-12

Gladys Gillem, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2010-01-19

Ida May Martinez, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2010-04-14

Gene Kiniski, The Unreal Story of Professional Wrestling

2010-06-12

'Grizzly' Smith, The Wrestling Queen

2010-08-19

Skandor Akbar, The Triumph and Tragedy of World Class Championship Wrestling

2010-08-19

Ted Lipscomb, Southern Discomfort: Wrestling on the Indie Circuit

2013-04-01

Nicolae Martinescu, Romanian Olympic wrestling champion, dies at 73

2013-11-21

Mad Dog Vachon, The Wrestling Queen

2014-01-14

Mae Young, Lipstick & Dynamite, Piss & Vinegar: The First Ladies of Wrestling

2015-04-13

Sam Distefano, GLOW: Gorgeous Ladies of Wrestling

2015-04-27

Verne Gagne, AWA All-Star Wrestling

2016-04-21

Ex-WWE wrestling star Chyna dies aged 45


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