Tag: Big Van Vader

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 24th: New Japan goes to...

NJPW holds its first event in the Tokyo Dome, where Big Van Vader defeats Shinya Hashimoto to win the IGWP title tournament in front of a crowd of over 50,000

THE RISE OF VADER

30 years ago today, Leon White debuted in Japan as Big Van Vader showcasing awesome power, amazing agility and the coolest helmet ever.