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Daily Pro Wrestling History (06/19): Owen Hart wins 1994 King of the Ring

Ken Shamrock, The Steiners and Jay Lethal also won titles on this day.
Owen Hart King of the Ring 1994

1939

Hollywood, California:

- Leroy McGuirk defeated Jon Swenski to win the World Junior Heavyweight Title

1941

St. Louis, Missouri:

- NWA World Heavyweight Champion Sandor Szabo defeated Bronko Nagurski

- Don McIntyre defeated Cherry Vanilla

- Warren Bockwinkel defeated Joe Dusek

1958

Kansas City; Kansas:

- Bobby Bruns, Thor Hagen and Joe Scarpa defeated Emil Dusek, Ricci Sexton and Otto Von Krupp 2 falls to 1

- Joe Scarpa defeated Ricci (Cyclone) Sexton

- Otto Von Krupp and Thor Hagen went to a draw

- Bobby Bruns defeated Emil Dusek via DQ

1959

- Fred Blassie defeated Dick Gunkel (Dick Steinborn) for the Florida version of the NWA Southern Heavyweight Title

1962

Minneapolis, Minnesota:

- Larry Hennig defeated AWA Champion Mr. M by DQ

- Doug Gilbert defeated Crybaby Cannon

- Jack Pesek defeated Stan Kowalski

1967

Davenport, Iowa:

- In the first ever cage match held in Davenport; The Crusher defeated Johnny Powers

- Harley Race defeated Rene Goulet

- Larry Hennig defeated Kenny Jay

- Chris Markoff defeated Billy Wicks

1969

Kansas City, Kansas:

- Dick Murdoch and K.O. Kox defeated Luke Brown and Tor Kamata to win the NWA North American Tag Team Titles

1971

Minneapolis, Minnesota:

- The Crusher defeated Blackjack Lanza & Bobby Heenan in a cage match

- Billy Robinson defeated Strong Kobayashi

- Nick Bockwinkel defeated Dr. Big Bill Miller

- Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson defeated Paul Diamond & Sailor Art Thomas

1973

Mobile, Alabama:

- The Lumberjack defeated The Mighty Mongol to win the NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Title

1974

Peoria, Illinois:

- Wahoo McDaniel defeated Larry Heiniemi in an Indian strap match

- Ivan Putski defeated Buddy Wolff

- Baron Von Raschke defeated Bull Bullinski

- Greg Gagne defeated Bill Howard

- Larry Hennig defeated Jim Brunzell

Honolulu, Hawaii:

- Billy Graham defeated The Crusher by DQ

- Gene Kiniski defeated Dory Funk Jr.

- Sam Steamboat defeated Horst Hoffman by DQ

- Neff Maiava defeated Igor Volkoff

- Reggie Parks vs. Mad Dog Griffin went to a draw

- The Destroyer defeated Betto Castro

- Susan Green defeated Paula Kaye

1978

West Palm Beach, Florida:

- Dusty Rhodes defeated The Spoiler to win the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title

1979

Allentown, Pennsylvania:

- Pat Patterson defeated Ted DiBiase to win the WWF North American Heavyweight Title

1982

San Francisco, California:

- Hulk Hogan defeated Nick Bockwinkel & Bobby Heenan in a handicap match

- AWA Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell defeated Jerry Blackwell & Sheik Adnan

- Ken Patera defeated Ray Stevens by DQ

- Pat Patterson defeated Alexis Smirnoff

- Princess Victoria & Sabrina defeated Joyce Grable & Wendi Richter

- Jacques Goulet defeated Buck Zumhofe

1983

Hamburg, Minnesota:

- Buck Zumhofe defeated Mike Graham for the AWA World Light Heavyweight Title

Atlanta, Georgia:

- Mr. Wrestling II defeated Larry Zbyszko to win the NWA National Heavyweight Title

1986

Tokyo, Japan:

- Antonio Inoki defeated Dick Murdoch in the finals of the annual IWGP tournament

1987

Green Bay, Wisconsin:

- Greg Gagne defeated AWA Champion Curt Hennig by DQ

- Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens defeated Larry Zbyszko & Brian Knobbs

- Wahoo McDaniel defeated Boris Zhukov

- AWA Women's Champion Sherri Martel defeated Madusa Miceli

1991

Battle Creek, Michigan:

- Larry Zbyszko defeated Sam Houston

- Oz defeated Joey Maggs

- Brad Armstrong defeated the One Man Gang via reverse decision

- Tracy Smothers & Tommy Rich defeated WCW US Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin in a non-title match

- Ron Simmons & Yellow Dog defeated WCW World Champion Ric Flair & Barry Windham

1992

Knoxville, Tennessee:

- Dixie Dynamite defeated Joe Cazana

- Jimmy Golden defeated Robert Gibson

- Tim Horner defeated Buddy Landel via countout

- SMW Tag Team Champions Stan Lane & Tom Pritchard defeated Danny Davis & Dixie Dynamite

- SMW Heavyweight Champion Brian Lee defeated Dirty White Boy via DQ

Montgomery, Alabama:

- The Junkyard Dog defeated Richard Morton

- Ron Simmons defeated Vinnie Vegas

- WCW Light Heavyweight Champion Brian Pillman defeated Scotty Flamingo

- Dustin Rhodes defeated Cactus Jack

- WCW TV Champion Steve Austin vs. Barry Windham went to a draw

- Steve Williams & Terry Gordy defeated Marcus Alexander Bagwell & Tom Zenk

- WCW World Champion Sting & Nikita Koloff defeated Arn Anderson & Bobby Eaton

- WCW US Champion Rick Rude pinned Ricky Steamboat in a no DQ match

1993

St. Louis, Missouri:

- The Steiner Brothers defeated Money, Inc. (Ted DiBiase & IRS) for the WWF World Tag Team Titles

Charlotte, North Carolina:

- 2 Cold Scorpio & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Shanghai Pierce & Tex Slazenger

- Van Hammer defeated Vladimir Koloff

- Maxx Payne defeated Johnny Gunn via submission

- Davey Boy Smith, Ricky Steamboat & Dustin Rhodes defeated Rick Rude, WCW/NWA Tag Team Champions Steve Austin & Brian Pillman

- Sting vs. Sid Vicious went to a double countout

- NWA World Champion Barry Windham defeated Arn Anderson

- Ric Flair defeated WCW World Champion Big Van Vader via DQ

Puerto Rico:

- Mohammad Hussein and Dusty Wolfe defeated Ray Gonzalez and Ricky Santana to win the WWC World Tag Team Titles

1994

WWF King of the Ring | Baltimore, Maryland:

- Razor Ramon defeated Bam Bam Bigelow in a King of the Ring quarterfinal match

- Irwin R. Schyster defeated Mabel (with Oscar) in a King of the Ring quarterfinal match

- Owen Hart defeated Tatanka in a King of the Ring quarterfinal match

- 1–2–3 Kid defeated Jeff Jarrett in a King of the Ring quarterfinal match

- Diesel (with Shawn Michaels) defeated WWF Champion Bret Hart (with Jim Neidhart) by DQ

- Razor Ramon defeated Irwin R. Schyster in a King of the Ring semifinal match

- Owen Hart defeated The 1–2–3 Kid in a King of the Ring semifinal match

- WWF Tag Team Champions The Headshrinkers (Samu and Fatu) (with Lou Albano and Afa) defeated Crush and Yokozuna

- Owen Hart defeated Razor Ramon to become the 1994 King of the Ring

2001

Orlando, Florida:

- The Dudley Boyz defeated Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho for the WWF Tag Team Titles

2002

Nashville, Tennessee:

- AJ Styles defeated Psicosis, Low-Ki, and Jerry Lynn in a double elimination match to win the NWA X Division Title

- Ken Shamrock won a Gauntlet for the Gold battle royal to become the NWA World Champion

2011

WWE Capitol Punishment | Washington, DC:

- Dolph Ziggler defeated Kofi Kingston for the WWE US Championship

- Ezekiel Jackson defeated Wade Barrett for the WWE Intercontinental Title

2015

ROH Best in the World | New York City:

- Mark Briscoe (with ODB) defeated Donovan Dijak (with Truth Martini)

- The Decade (B.J. Whitmer and Adam Page) (with Colby Corino) defeated Matt Sydal and ACH

- Dalton Castle defeated Silas Young

- War Machine (Hanson and Raymond Rowe) defeated C&C Wrestle Factory (Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander)

- Roderick Strong defeated Michael Elgin and Moose (with Veda Scott and Stokely Hathaway)

- Bullet Club (A.J. Styles, Matt Jackson and Nick Jackson) defeated The Kingdom (Adam Cole, Michael Bennett, and Matt Taven) (with Maria Kanellis)

- ROH Tag Team Champions The Addiction (Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian) defeated reDRagon (Bobby Fish and Kyle O'Reilly) in a no DQ match

- Jay Lethal defeated Jay Briscoe to win the ROH World Title