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Daily Pro Wrestling History (09/26): Triple H wins vacant WWF World title

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1940

Kansas City, Kansas:
Orville Brown defeated Don McIntyre 2 falls to 0 (referee was  James J. Braddock)

1949

Tampa, Florida:
- Danny Dusek defeated Pedro Godoy in a tournament final to win the NWA Southern Heavyweight Title

1952

- El Santo defeated Bobby Bonales to win the NWA World Welterweight Title

1964

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mitsu Arakawa 
- Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Larry Chene & Jack Lanza in 2 out of 3 falls
- Moose Cholak beat Johnny Carr 

1973

Dallas, Texas:
- Johnny Valentine beat Mil Mascaras by DQ
- Fritz Von Erich & Jose Lothario beat Dory Funk Jr and Terry Funk, special referee Bearcat Wright (substituting for Pat O'Connor)

1973

Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Red Bastien (sub The Crusher) & Ken Patera beat Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
- North American Champion Billy Robinson beat Nick Bockwinkel
- Sam Steamboat & Neff Maiava beat Ripper Collins & Ed Francis

1974

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Bobby Whitlock defeated Bob Orton via DQ
- Pat O’Connor fought Jerry Oates to a draw 
- Ken Mantell defeated Lord Alfred Hayes in three falls
- Mike George & The Viking defeated The Interns via DQ
- Bob Brown fought Killer Karl Krupp to a double countout in three falls

1981

Sioux City, Iowa:
- Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura beat AWA Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell by DQ
- Billy Robinson drew Jerry Blackwell
- Handicap match: Hulk Hogan beat Dizzy Ed Boulder & George Gadaski
- Tito Santana beat Sheik Adnan

1982

Mexico City, Mexico:
- El Canek defeated Riki Choshu to win the UWA World Heavyweight Title

Orlando, Florida:
- Mike Graham & Kevin Sullivan & Terry Allen (Magnum TA) beat Jim Garvin & the Texan & Vic Rossitani
- Barry Windham beat Jake Roberts
- WWF Champion Bob Backlund beat King Kong Tonga
- Butch Reed & Ron Bass battled John Studd & Angelo Mosca to a double countout
- Dusty Rhodes beat Terry Funk in a lights out Texas Barbed Wire Cage Match

1984

Shreveport, Louisiana:
- Adrian Street defeated Terry Taylor to win the Mid-South Wrestling Television Title

1986

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Sam Houston (sub. for Mitch Snow) defeated Mark Fleming
- Jimmy Garvin defeated Mitch Snow
- The Italian Stallion defeated Colt Steele
- The MOD Squad & Colt Steele defeated George South, Rufus R. Jones, & Mitch Snow
- The Italian Stallion defeated Mark Fleming
- Bill Dundee defeated Rocky King
- Denny Brown defeated Teijo Khan
- The Thunderfoots defeated Todd Champion & DJ Peterson
- Sam Houston fought Buddy Landell (w/ Bill Dundee) to a double disqualification 
- NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated Big Bubba & the Warlord via disqualification
- Tully Blanchard defeated NWA TV Champion Dusty Rhodes via disqualification

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Jerry Jarrett beat Tojo Yamamoto
- Tracy Smothers pinned The Ninja (Tom Burton) to win the Mid-America Title
- CWA International Tag Champs Akio Sato & Tarzan Goto beat Giant Hillbilly & Paul Diamond
- Fire & Flame won a tag team battle royal
- Jerry Lawler & Tommy Rich beat Fire & Flame in a "losers leave town vs. masks" match; Fire and Flame were unmasked as 
  Dirty Rhodes & Don Bass

1988

Greenville, South Carolina:
- Gary Royal fought Agent Steele to a draw
- Russian Assassin #2 defeated Curtis Thompson
- Russian Assassin #1 defeated George South
- Bobby Fulton & Tommy Rogers defeated Rick Steiner & Larry Zbyszko
- The Italian Stallion (sub. for Brad Armstrong) defeated NWA TV Champion Mike Rotundo
- Al Perez defeated Ron Simmons
- NWA US Champion Barry Windham defeated Sting
- Steve Williams & Dick Murdoch defeated NWA Tag Team Champions Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane

1989

Beckley, West Virginia:
- The New Zealand Militia defeated Eddie Gilbert & Tommy Rich
- Norman defeated Brad Anderson
- Mike Rotunda fought Steve Williams to a draw
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Ron Simmons & Michael Hayes
- Sting defeated NWA TV Champion the Great Muta via disqualification

1991

Terre Haute, Indiana:
- Van Hammer pinned Terrance Taylor
- Tom Zenk pinned Oz
- WCW Tag Team Champions Arn Anderson & Larry Zbyszko defeated Rick Steiner & Bill Kazmaier
- Brian Pillman pinned Johnny B. Badd
- WCW US Tag Team Champions Todd Champions & Firebreaker Chip defeated Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin
- WCW TV Champion Steve Austin fought Dustin Rhodes to a draw
- WCW World Champion Lex Luger pinned Barry Windham

1993

Columbia, South Carolina:
- Shanghai Pierce (w/ Tex Slazenger) pinned Mark Starr 
- The Shockmaster pinned Tex Slazenger 
- Cactus Jack pinned Yoshi Kwan 
- WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal pinned Erik Watts 
- Ricky Steamboat fought Paul Orndorff to a time-limit draw 
- Davey Boy Smith defeated Steve Austin via disqualification 
- Sting pinned World Champion Rick Rude in a non-title match 
- Ric Flair & Arn Anderson defeated WCW Tag Team Champions the Nasty Boys in a non-title match

1994

Hyden: Kentucky:
- Lance Storm defeated Killer Kyle
- Chris Candido defeated Brian Lee
- SMW Heavyweight Champion the Dirty White Boy defeated Bruiser Bedlam via disqualification
- SMW Heavyweight Champion the Dirty White Boy & Brian Lee defeated New Jack & Mustafa

1995

Tokyo, Japan:
- The Gladiator (Mike Awesome) defeated Hayabusa in the finals of a tournament to crown a new FMW World Brass Knuckles Heavyweight Champion 

1999

WWF Unforgiven: Charlotte, North Carolina:
- Val Venis pinned Steve Blackman 
- D-Lo Brown pinned WWF European Champion Mark Henry to win the title 
- WWF IC Champion Jeff Jarrett (w/ Miss Kitty) defeated Chyna 
- The Acolytes defeated the Dudley Boyz 
- WWF Tag Team Champions Billy Gunn & the Road Dogg defeated Edge & Christian a
- WWF Hardcore Champion Al Snow defeated the Big Bossman in a Kennel from Hell match 
- X-Pac (sub. for Ken Shamrock) defeated Chris Jericho (w/ Curtis Hughes) via disqualification 
- Triple H defeated The Rock, Mankind, Big Show, Davey Boy Smith and Kane to win the vacant WWF World Title 

2009

ROH Ladder War II: New York City:
- The American Wolves defeated Kevin Steen & El Generico to retain the ROH World Tag Team Titles
- Austin Aries defeated Petey Williams by countout to retain the ROH World Title
- Daniel Bryan defeated Nigel McGuiness
- The Young Bucks defeated The Briscoe Brothers