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On This Day In Pro Wrestling Title Change History: Undertaker vs. Batista, Sheamus beats Daniel Bryan, Rock'n'Rolls vs. Heavenly Bodies

Submitted by Brian Hoops

1989 - Master Of Pain defeated Jerry Lawler for the USWA Unified Heavyweight Title in Memphis, Tennessee

1990 - At Wrestlemania VI in Toronto, Canada; Demolition defeated the Colossal Connection (Andre the Giant and Haku) to win the WWF Tag Team championship. Also, WWF Intercontinental champion The Ultimate Warrior pinned WWF champion Hulk Hogan to win the WWF World Title.

1994 - The Rock N' Roll Express defeated the Heavenly Bodies (Tom Pritchard & Jimmy Del Ray) for the SMW Tag Team Title in Pikeville, Kentucky

1996 - Goldust defeated Savio Vega to win the WWF Intercontinental Title at a Raw taping in San Bernadino, California.

2001- At Wrestlemania 17 in Houston, Texas; Kane beat Raven and Big Show to win the WWF Hardcore championship, Eddie Guerrero pinned Test to win the WWF European championship, Chyna pinned Ivory to win the WWF Women's championship and Steve Austin pinned The Rock in a No DQ match to win the WWF World Title

2007 - At Wrestlemania 23 in Detroit, Michigan; the Undertaker defeated Batista to win the World Title.

2011 - At the "Honor Takes Center Stage Night One" Internet PPV in Atlanta, Georgia; Charlie Hass and Shelton Benjamin defeated the Kings of Wrestling to win the ROH World Tag Team Titles.

2012 - At Wrestlemania 28 in Miami, Florida; Sheamus defeated Daniel Bryan to win the World Title and Big Show defeated Cody Rhodes to win the Intercontinental Title.