Celebrating the life of The Loose Cannon, who died on this day in 1997 at the age of 35
Clash of the Champions XXIII – with Eric Bischoff as Executive Producer – features Ric Flair & Arn Anderson vs. The Hollywood Blonds, 2-out-of-3 falls.
Les Thatcher and Heartland Wrestling Association present the first Brian Pillman Memorial Show, celebrating his life and featuring stars from WWF, WCW & ECW
1996 – Just as The Loose Cannon’s career was reaching its hottest point, he suffers serious injuries when he crashes his Hummer H1
1993 – Brian Pillman and Steve Austin, The Hollywood Blondes, capture the World tag team titles when they defeat Shane Douglas and Ricky Steamboat
1996 – Brian Pillman shocks everyone by popping up at ECW Cyberslam ’96, and during a profanity-laced tirade, suddenly decides he has to go the bathroom
At WCW Clash of the Champions XXXII, Brian Pillman scampers to ringside to grab Bobby Heenan, and The Brain audibly voices his displeasure on live television
This edition of GNN features updates on Sid Vicious and AIW (with audio), Vince McMahon’s football venture, Paige, Enzo Amore, and much more!
1993 – On his “A Flair for the Gold” talk show segment, The Nature Boy sits down to talk with the world tag team champions, the Hollywood Blondes