Tag: WWF

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JUNE 8th: Triple H wins the...

Triple H wins the 1997 King of the Ring Tournament by defeating Mankind in the finals

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… June 6TH: A Rockin’ Title...

The Heartbreak Kid takes on Marty Janetty for the Intercontinental title, as the early stages of The Kliq begin to form behind the scenes

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JUNE 2nd: The Honky Tonk Man...

A shocking title change kicks off the legendary reign of 'The Greatest Intercontinental Champion of All-Time', when The Honky Tonk Man defeats Ricky Steamboat

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 29th: A Pop Star Comes...

At a WWF taping of All-Star Wrestling, pop singer Cyndi Lauper confronts Captain Lou Albano on a segment Piper’s Pit

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 26TH: Turnbuckle Troubles on the...

The Iron Sheik  and “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan are arrested on drug possession charges after Duggan is pulled over for suspicion of driving under the influence on the New Jersey Turnpike

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 25th: Jeff Hardy Makes His...

Jeff Hardy makes his WWF television debut when he squares off against the 1-2-3 Kid. The match would eventually air on the June 25th episode of 'Superstars'

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 24th: RAW is Owen

The WWF dedicates their entire live broadcast of Monday Night RAW to the memory of Owen Hart, who tragically fell to his death one night earlier in Kansas City

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 23rd: The Death of Owen...

The most tragic accident in wrestling history occurs on this day, in 1999, when Owen Hart falls to his death at WWF Over the Edge in Kansas City

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 19TH: The Kliq Makes...

Captured on a simple fan cam at Madison Square Garden, it was the "impromptu goodbye" that shocked the sport.

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 15th: Triple H wrestles his...

VIDEO: Hunter Hearst Helmsley wrestles his debut match on the WWF's flagship show, looking and sounding quite a bit different than he does today