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Daily Pro Wrestling History (04/10): Jeff Hardy wins WWF IC title

1952

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Tarzan Kowalski beat Jim Henry 2 out of 3 falls
- Sonny Myers and Bob Orton Sr. drew in 45-minutes (no falls) 

1956 

Topeka, Kansas:
- Richard Brown defeated Iron Mike DiBiase for the Central States Title

1958

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Otto Von Krupp beat Don Curtis
- Bobby Bruns, Thor Hagen and Sonny Myers beat Bob Geigel, Lee Henning and Bull Montana 
- Rip Hawk beat Joe Hamilton 
- Thor Hagen drew Lee Henning (20:00) 

1962

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Mr. M beat Doug Gilbert
- AWA Tag Team Champions Bob Geigel & Stan Kowalski beat Dale Lewis & Joe Scarpello
- Tiny Mills beat Roy Collins
- Ricky Lopez beat Blackjack Daniels

1975

Omaha, Nebraska:
- Andre the Giant & Ivan Putski beat Baron Von Raschke & Horst Hoffman in 2 out of 3 falls 
- Superstar Graham beat Nick Bockwinkel 
- Billy Robinson beat Buddy Wolff 
- Greg Gagne beat Bobby Heenan 
- Khosrow Vaziri beat Paul Perschmann 

1976

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Chris Taylor by DQ
- Mad Dog Vachon beat Pampero Firpo
- Bobby Duncum & Bobby Heenan beat Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell
- Baron Von Raschke beat Billy Red Cloud
- Russ Francis drew Kim Duk
- Blackjack Lanza beat Dick Blood

1978

Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
- Andre the Giant beat Ken Patera by countout
- Peter Maivia & Billy Robinson beat Angelo Mosca & Super Destroyer by DQ
- Verne Gagne beat Zimba Khan 
- The Crusher beat Gary McLaughlin 
- Gorilla Monsoon beat Tarzan Tyler 
- Dewey Robertson beat Kim Chang 
- Lord Alfred Hayes beat Steve Bolus 
- Dominic Denucci beat Terry Yorkston
- Chris Tolos drew The Wildman

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Jerry Bryant beat Frank Dalton
- Norvell Austin drew Kojak
- Steve Kyle, Tommy Gilbert, & Bearcat Brown beat Danny Davis, Al Costello, & El Diablo
- John Louie pinned Bill Dundee
- Sonny King beat Jimmy Valiant via DQ in a steel cage match
- Southern Champ Jerry Lawler beat Ron Slinker

1981

Denver, Colorado:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Nick Bockwinkel 
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Jerry Blackwell & John Studd 
- Baron Von Raschke beat Adrian Adonis 
- Jesse Ventura beat Buck Zumhofe 
- George Gadaski beat Billy Howard 
- Tito Santana beat Bobby Heenan 

1985 

Las Vegas, Nevada:
- Handicap match: Sgt. Slaughter & Jerry Blackwell beat Sheik Adnan & King Tonga & Masked Superstar
- Jim Garvin beat Baron Von Raschke by DQ
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Greg Gagne by DQ
- Mr. Saito beat Jim Brunzell
- Steve Regal beat Buck Zumhofe

1987 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Bulldog Bob Brown
- Pork Chop Cash & Ken Timbs beat Rick McCord & Bart Batten to win Central States tag team title
- Lumberjack match: Warlord beat Earthquake Ferris
- Rip Rogers beat Joe Lightfoot
- Stoney Burke beat Karl Kovac
- Debbie Combs beat Penny Mitchell

Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Owen Hart defeated Makhan Signh to win the Stampede North American Title

1988 

Racine, Wisconsin:
- Midnight Rockers beat AWA Tag Team Champions Badd Company Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond
- AWA Champion Curt Hennig beat Wahoo McDaniel by DQ
- Baron Von Raschke beat Soldat Ustinov by DQ
- Ray Stevens beat Jerry Saggs
- Ricky Rice beat Brian Knobbs

1989 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Scott Steiner beat PY Chu-Hi
- Detroit Demolition beat Jed Grundy
- Robert Fuller & The Master of Pain beat Frankie Lancaster & John Paul
- Jeff Jarrett beat Dutch Mantel
- Jerry Lawler beat Action Jackson
- Jerry Lawler, Brian Lee, Lord Humongous, Jeff Jarrett, & John Paul beat Detroit Demolition, Robert Fuller, Dutch Mantel, Action Jackson, & The Master of Pain in a rage in cage match

1991

Lynchburg, Virginia:
- Dustin Rhodes pinned El Cubano
- Big Josh pinned Jack Victory
- WCW US Champion Lex Luger pinned Rip Morgan (sub. for Barry Windham)
- El Gigante defeated WCW World Champion Ric Flair via disqualification
- Sting pinned WCW TV Champion Arn Anderson in a non-title match
- WCW Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin

1992

Murfreesboro, Tennessee:
- The Junkyard Dog pinned Richard Morton
- WCW US Tag Team Champion Greg Valentine & Mike Graham defeated Marcus Alexander Bagwell & Tom Zenk
- Ron Simmons pinned Cactus Jack
- Nikita Koloff pinned Diamond Dallas Page
- Dustin Rhodes & Barry Windham defeated WCW TV Champion Steve Austin & Larry Zbyszko in a bunkhouse match
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated WCW Tag Team Champions Arn Anderson & Bobby Eaton via disqualification
- WCW World Champion Sting pinned Big Van Vader
- WCW US Champion Rick Rude defeated Ricky Steamboat via disqualification

1993

Kansas City, Missouri:
- Joey Maggs defeated the Russian Brute
- Maxx Payne defeated Johnny Gunn
- 2 Cold Scorpio & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated the Wrecking Crew
- Van Hammer defeated Vinnie Vegas
- Cactus Jack defeated WCW TV Champion Paul Orndorff in a non-title match
- WCW World Champion Big Van Vader defeated Sting via disqualification
- Ricky Steamboat & Shane Douglas defeated WCW/NWA Tag Team Champions Steve Austin & Brian Pillman in a non-title match 

Phelps, Kentucky:
- Tom Pritchard pinned Bobby Blaze
- Brian Lee pinned Kevin Sullivan
- SMW Heavyweight Champion Tracy Smothers pinned the Dirty White Boy
- Ricky Morton & Tim Horner defeated Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton
- SMW Heavyweight Champion Tracy Smothers won a battle royal

1994

Springfield, Missouri:
- WCW US Champion Steve Austin defeated Brian Pillman
- Arn Anderson defeated Bobby Eaton
- Kevin & Dave Sullivan defeated WCW Tag Team Champions the Nasty Boys in a non-title match
- Ricky Steamboat defeated WCW International World Champion Rick Rude via disqualification
- Sting defeated WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal in a non-title match
- WCW World Champion Ric Flair defeated Paul Orndorff (sub. for Vader)

1999

Tokyo, Japan:
- Jushin Liger & The Great Sasuke defeated Dr Wagner Jr & Kendo Kashin to win the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team belts

2001 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Jeff Hardy defeated Triple H for the WWF Intercontinental Title