The NWA and Jim Crockett promotions present a sky-high event that sees The Road Warriors battle the Midnight Express – 25 feet above the ring!
In Mid-South Wrestling, Ted DiBiase gives the cold shoulder to his fellow Rat Pack member, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, to side with the evil General Skandor Akbar
After losing his title two months earlier, the Nature Boy re-captures the NWA World Heavyweight championship at Starrcade ’87: Chi-Town Heat.
1985 – In ‘The Original Screwjob’, The Fabulous Moolah dons a mask as The Spider, and defeats Wendi Richter for the WWF Womens title in a highly dubious finish
Jim Crockett Promotions presents the first Starrcade event, highlighted by Nature Boy Ric Flair against Harley Race for the NWA World Heavyweight title
The star of “Walker: Texas Ranger” appears as the special enforcer in a casket match between The Deadman and the Sumo Sensation
Remembering the life of the man known as The Love Machine, from his days in Portland and WCW to his partnership with Eddie Guerrero in AAA as Los Gringos Locos
One of the most storied careers in WWE history begins, as The Undertaker makes his TV debut at the 1990 Survivor Series as part of “The Million Dollar Team”
Ted Turner completes a deal to purchase Jim Crockett Promotions, re-brands it as World Championship Wrestling and takes aim at Vince McMahon and the WWF
2002 – Watch Jeff Jarrett win his first NWA World Heavyweight Championship from Ron Killings in the early days of TNA Wrestling
Nature Boy Ric Flair, in his first appearance on WWF television since 1993, debuts on Monday Night RAW with a big surprise for Vince McMahon
Jack and Jerry Brisco tell Big Bill Ward that they’re NOT out to talk about their feud with “YoungBoat” – Jerry’s name for Ricky Steamboat and Jay Youngblood
At Survivor Series, fresh-faced rookie Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson debuts in the World Wrestling Federation under the ring name, Rocky Maivia
WWE presents a special tribute episode of RAW dedicated to Eddie Guerrero, who died of heart failure in his hotel room the previous night
A Hero in Mexico… A Legend in America. The Man known to fans as ‘Latino Heat’ sadly passed away on this day in 2005