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Daily pro wrestling history (12/15): Triple H, Kurt Angle wins WWE titles at Armageddeon

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Wichita, Kansas:
- World Heavyweight Champion Ed "Strangler" Lewis beat Taro Miyake (Miyake was billed as the Jiu-Jitsu champion)


Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Ox defeated Bulldog Plechas
- Sonny Myers defeated Ron Reed
- Bob Geigel & Bob Brown defeated Mike DiBiase & Jack Donovan in three falls


Tokyo, Japan:
- Terry & Dory Funk Jr. defeated Abdullah The Butcher & The Sheik to win the first All Japan Pro Wrestling Real World Tag League


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Verne Gagne beat Ray Stevens
- Jim Brunzell beat Bobby Duncum dq
- Lord Alfred Hayes beat Paul Ellering
- Pat Patterson beat Red Bastien
- Paul Ellering & Steve Olsonoski beat Cecil Dubois & Iron Sheik

Tokyo, Japan: 
- Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta defeated Dory Jr & Terry Funk 


Bayamon, Puerto Rico:
- Abdullah The Butcher defeated Carlos Colon to win the WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Title


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Fabulous Ones no contest AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors
- Lights Out Match: Jerry Blackwell beat Crazy Luke Graham (sub King Kong Brody)
- Curt Hennig beat Mr. Saito
- Jimmy Garvin beat Tom Zenk
- Baron Von Raschke beat Steve Regal


WWE Armageddeon | Ft. Lauderdale, Florida:
- Booker T and Goldust defeated Christian & Chris Jericho and The Dudleys and William Regal & Lance Storm to capture the RAW World Tag Titles in an elimination match
- Kurt Angle defeated Big Show to capture the WWE World Title
- Triple H defeated Shawn Michaels in a two-out-of-three falls match to capture the RAW World Title