TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JULY 7th: The New World Order is Formed

DATELINE: JULY 7TH, 1996 – DAYTONA BEACH, FL


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In one of the biggest moments in wrestling history, Hulk Hogan turns heel and joins with Kevin Nash & Scott Hall to form what would become the New World Order.

Hogan had been wrestling’s biggest babyface star, but his act had worn thin with fans. Hogan’s turn and subsequent speech would set off the nWo angle and be the impetus for wrestling’s 1990s “boom period”, The Monday Night War.

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

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