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On this date in pro wrestling history (9/22): WWF vs. NWA World Title, Andre defeats Hogan

By Brian HoopsWrestlingObserver.com

1966

- Baron Mikel Scicluna & Slasher Sloan defeated Johnny Valentine & Antonio Pugliese to win the United States Tag Team Title

1970

Greensboro, North Carolina

- Paul Jones & Nelson Royal defeated Gene & Ole Anderson to win the NWA Atlantic Coast Tag Team Title

1972

Denver, Colorado:

- The Crusher & Dr X beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq

-Wahoo McDaniel beat Dusty Rhodes

1979

Rockford, Illinois:

- Greg Gagne & Mad Dog Vachon beat Super Destroyer Mark II & Bobby Duncum

- Billy Robinson no contest Super Destroyer Mark III

- Jesse Ventura beat Paul Ellering

- Steve Olsonoski drew Adrian Adonis

1980

Madison Square Garden:

- Ken Patera defeated Rene Goulet

- Larry Zbyszko defeated Tony Garea via disqualification

- Andre The Giant defeated Hulk Hogan

- WWF World Heavyweight Champion Bob Backlund defeated NWA World Heavyweight Champion Harley Race via disqualification

1983

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:

- Hulk Hogan beat David Shults & Mr. Saito dq

- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Brad Rheingans by countout

- AWA Tag Team Champions Ken Patera & Jerry Blackwell beat Dino Bravo & Rick Martel

- Blackjack Lanza beat Bobby Heenan by countout

- Jim Brunzell beat Sheik Adnan

1984

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:

- AWA Champion Rick Martel beat Nick Bockwinkel

- AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors beat Curt Hennig & Tom Zenk (sub Steve Olsonoski)

- Fabulous Ones beat Mr. Saito & Billy Robinson (sub for Bobby Heenan)

- Tony Atlas beat Steve Regal

- Larry Zbyszko drew Brad Rheingans

Miami, Florida:

- Billy Jack Haynes & Mike Graham battled Dory Funk Jr. & Jesse Barr to a double disqualification

- The Rock 'n' Roll Express beat The Koloffs

- NWA World Champion Ric Flair beat Dusty Rhodes via countout

1995

Nagoya, Japan:

- Gran Hamada defeated Koji Kanemoto for the UWA World Welterweight Title

1996

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:

- Owen Hart & Davey Boy Smith defeated WWF World Tag Team Champions The Smoking Gunns to win the championship

- WWF World Champion Shawn Michaels defeated Mankind via disqualification

2000

Vicksburg, Mississippi

- Spanky (Brian Kendrick) defeated American Dragon (Bryan Danielson) to win the Memphis Championship Wrestling Light Heavyweight Title

2002

Los Angeles, California:

- Trish Stratus defeated Molly Holly to win the WWE Women's Title

- Chris Jericho defeated Ric Flair to retain the Intercontinental Title

- Chris Benoit defeated Kurt Angle

- WWE Champion Brock Lesnar vs. The Undertaker ended in a double DQ