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Daily pro wrestling history (03/27): Randy Savage wins WWF World Title

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Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- World Heavyweight Champion Gus Sonnenberg beat Charles Hanson 


Kansas City, Kansas:
- World Heavyweight Champion Lou Thesz beat Enrique Torres in 2 out of 3 falls  
- World Junior Heavyweight Champion Danny McShain beat Al Massey in 2 out of 3 falls
- Jim Henry beat Frank Taylor 
- Ed “Gardenia” Faieta beat Babe Zaharias 


St. Louis, Missouri:

- NWA World Heavyweight Champion Lou Thesz beat Verne Gagne 
- Baron Michele Leone beat Ovila Asselin (Mr. Quebec) 
- Bill Longson beat Barney "The Chest" Bernard 
- Fuzzy Cupid and Sky Low Low beat "Gentleman" Jim Corbett and Farmer Pete  
- Joe Dusek and Karol Krauser drew 
- Pete Peterson beat Al Warshawski 

Columbus, Ohio:
- Ed Francis defeated Lou Klein for the Midwest Wrestling Association World Junior Heavyweight Title


Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Mighty Ursus and Shag Thomas defeated Maurice and Paul Vachon for the Stampede International Tag Team Title 


Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:
- Guy and Joe Brunetti defeated Mitsu Arakawa and Mr. Moto to win the Vancouver NWA Pacific Coast Tag Team Titles


Fort Worth, Texas:
- Fritz Von Erich won the NWA American Heavyweight Title by defeating Brute Bernard


Portland, Oregon:
- Frankie Laine and Moondog Mayne defeated Karl and Kurt Von Steiger to win the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Titles


Portland, Oregon:
- Stan Stasiak defeated Dutch Savage to win the NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Title 

Chattanooga, Tennessee:
- The Avengers (Jimmy Golden and Dennis Hall) defeated Bobby Hart and Lorenzo Parente for the Mid-America NWA World Tag Team Titles


Mobile, Alabama:
- The Mongol and The Rugged Russian (Pedro Godoy) defeated Bob Kelly and Ken Lucas to win the Gulf Coast NWA United States Tag Team


Parade of Champions: San Antonio, Texas:
- NWA Champion Jack Brisco drew Dory Funk Jr
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Jose Lothario & Bob Orton Jr
- Blackjack Lanza & The Texan beat Black Angus & Ivan Putski
- Roger Kirby beat Texas Champion Great Mephisto dq
- Bob Roop drew Bull Ramos

Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Non Title: Billy Robinson beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne
- Crusher & Ken Patera beat Larry Heiniemi & Billy Graham
- Ripper Collins drew Ed Francis
- Sam Steamboat beat Len Shelly dq
- Neff Maiava beat Tony Borne
- Oddjob Tosh Togo Sakata beat Peace Brother I


Bayamón, Puerto Rico:
- Invader I won the WWC North American Heavyweight Title from Bobby Jaggers 


Asheville, North Carolina:
- Roddy Piper defeated Dick Slater to win the NWA Television Title

Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
- Private Nelson defeated Terry Kay for the NWA Canadian Television Title 


Montreal, Quebec, Canada:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors no contest Dino Bravo & AWA Champion Rick Martel
- The Samoans beat Tony Parisi & Jacques Rougeau Jr
- Sailor White & Mad Dog Lefebvre beat Gino Brito Jr & Denis Goulet
- Jacques Rougeau Jr & Armand Rougeau beat Scott Duran & Rick Steiner


WWF Wrestlemania IV: Atlantic City, New Jersey:
- Demolition won the WWF World Tag Team Titles from Strike Force 
- Randy Savage pinned Ted DiBiase to win the WWF World Title in the finals of a one night tournament


WCW Clash of the Champions: Greenboro, North Carolina:
- Lex Luger and Barry Windham defeated NWA World Tag Team Champions Tully Blanchard and Arn Anderson to win the titles
- Ric Flair and Sting wrestled to a 45 minute time limit draw
- NWA United States Tag Team Champions The Midnight Express (Bobby Eaton and Stan Lane) defeated The Fantastics (Bobby Fulton and Tommy Rogers) by reverse decision to retain the title
- The Road Warriors (Animal and Hawk with Paul Ellering) and Dusty Rhodes defeated Ivan Koloff and The Powers of Pain (The Barbarian and The Warlord with Paul Jones) in a Barbed Wire match


Tokyo, Japan:
- Bruiser Brody pinned NWA International Champion Jumbo Tsuruta to win the title
- The Great Kabuki and Tiger Mask (Mistuharu Misawa) defeated Austin Idol and Tommy Rich
- Big Bubba Rogers pinned Shunji Takano
- Giant Baba and Hiroshi Wajima defeated Rusher Kimura and Goro Tsurumi
- Abdullah the Butcher and Tiger Jeet Singh defeated John Tenta and Yoshiaki Yatsu
- NWA United National and PWF World Heavyweight Champion Genichiro Tenryu defeated Stan Hansen by disqualification to retain the titles


Dallas, Texas
- Eddie Gilbert defeated The Dark Patriot (Doug Gilbert) for the Global Wrestling Federation North American Heavyweight Title 


All Japan Women's Pro-Wrestling Queendom: Yokohama, Japan:
- AJW Junior Champion Candy Okutsu pinned Rie Tamada to retain the title
- Little Great Muta defeated Little Abdullah the Butcher
- AJW Tag Team Champions Miki Handa and Yasha Kurenai defeated Kaoru Ito and Tomoko Watanabe to retain the title
- Hikari Fukuoka pinned Chaparita Asari
- Megumi Kido and Nurse Nakamura defeated Suzuka Minami and Chikako Shiratori
- IWA World Women's Champion Manami Toyota pinned Plum Mariko to retain the title
- Reggie Bennett and Eagle Sawai defeated Takako Inoue and UWA World Women's Tag Team Champion Yumiko Hotta
- Etsuko Mita and AJW Singles Champion Mima Shimoda defeated JWP Tag Team Champions Mayumi Ozaki and Cutie Suzuki to win the title
- Dynamite Kansai pinned Sakie Hasegawa
- UWA World Women's Tag Team Champion Kyoko Inoue defeated All Pacific Champion Toshiyo Yamada by submission to win the title
- Akira Hokuto and Shinobu Kandori defeated WWWA World Singles Champion Aja Kong and Bull Nakano


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Miss Texas (Jacqueline Moore) defeated Sweet Georgia Brown to win the USWA Women's Titles 


Mount Holly, New Jersey:
- Doug Gilbert won the vacant NWA National Heavyweight Title in a three-way match against Rocco Rock and Barry Windham


Bolivar, Missouri:
- Takeshi Morishima regained the World League Wrestling Heavyweight Title by defeating Rick Steiner 


Tokyo, Japan:
- Minoru Fujita and Ikuto Hidaka defeated Alex Shelley and Spanky (Brian Kendrick) to win the vacant NWA International Lightweight Tag Team Titles
- C.W. Anderson defeated Kohei Sato to win the vacant NWA United National Heavyweight Title
- AWA World Heavyweight Champion Takao ÅŒmori defeated Steve Corino and Shinjiro Otani in a three-way elimination match to retain the title


ROH Supercard of Honor: Redwood City, California:
- Mark Briscoe defeated ACH
- Michael Elgin defeated Frankie Kazarian
- Matt Sydal def Tommaso Ciampa, Moose (w/ Stokley Hathaway & Veda Scott), Cedric Alexander, Caprice Coleman & Andrew Everett
- BJ Whitmer beat Jimmy Jacobs
- Roderick Strong beat Christopher Daniels
- reDRagon beat The Kingdom to retain the ROH Tag Team Titles
- Jay Lethal beat Jushin Liger
- Jay Briscoe beat Samoa Joe to retain the ROH World Title

San Jose, California:
- Hideo Itami pinned Tyler Breeze
- Jason Jordan pinned Bull Dempsey
- Bayley & Alexa Bliss defeated Dana Brooke & Becky Lynch
- Solomon Crowe defeated Kalisto
- Baron Corbin pinned Rhyno
- WWE NXT Tag Team champs Murphy and Blake defeated The Vaudevillains and Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady
- WWE NXT Women's champion Sasha Banks defeated Charlotte
- Finn Balor pinned Adrian Neville