TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… AUGUST 13th: Owen Hart debuts in the WWF as ‘The Blue Angel’

DATELINE: AUG 13, 1988 – LA SPORTS ARENA – LOS ANGELES, CA


Owen Hart makes his WWF television debut, under a mask as ‘The Blue Angel’, defeating Barry Horowitz.

Hart would later be re-packaged as the Blue Blazer, before departing the World Wrestling Federation for almost two years, to tour Japan and have a short stint in WCW. He returned to the WWF in 1991, wrestling under his real name.



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