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Daily Pro Wrestling History (05/23): Owen Hart passes away

1906 

- Frank Gotch defeated Tom Jenkins to regain the American Heavyweight Championship 

1947

St. Joseph, Missouri:
- M.W.A. Title: Orville Brown beat Vic Christy 2 falls to 1 to retain the title
- Bobby Bruns drew Sockeye Jack McDonald 
- Dan O’Connor beat Michele Leone 
- Cal Rees drew Jack Page

1961 

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Wilbur Snyder & Leo Nomellini defeated Hard Boiled Haggerty & Gene Kinisky to win the AWA World Tag Team Championship
- Tiny Mills beat Tony Baillargeon

1963

Kansas City, Kansas:
- World Tag Team Champions The Medics defeated Steve Bolus & Steve Kovacs 
- United States Heavyweight Champion Bob Geigel defeated Joe Scarpello

1967

Duluth, Minnesota:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Harley Race & Larry Hennig beat Verne Gagne & The Crusher via DQ
- Blackjack Lanza went to a draw with Bob Geigel
- Johnny Powers beat Reggie Parks

1978 

Omaha, Nebraska:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Blackjack Lanza & Bob Orton Jr
- Rufus R Jones beat Ray Stevens by DQ when Pat Patterson interfered
- Super Destroyer Mark II beat Steve Olsonoski via pin
- Pat Patterson drew Evan Johnson

1980 

Hasma, Japan:
- Kuniaki Kobayashi defeated George Takano 
- Kengo Kimura pinned Makoto Arakawa
- Ryuma Go pinned Haruka Eigen
- Kantaro Hoshino pinned Osaumu Kido
- Williem Ruska & Riki Choshu defeated Bad News Allen & Tito Santana 
- Strong Kobayashi pinned Chavo Guerrero
- Andre the Giant defeated Seiji Sakaguchi via countout
- WWF World Champion Bob Backlund & Tatsumi Fujinami fought Dusty Rhodes & Stan Hansen to a no contest 
- Antonio Inoki defeated Hulk Hogan via disqualification

1981 

Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura beat Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher via DQ
- Jerry Blackwell beat Baron Von Raschke 
- Bobo Brazil beat Paul Christy
- Spike Huber drew Johnny Valiant
- Brad Rheingans beat Ray Stevens via DQ
- Sheik Adnan Al Kassie beat Bobby Bold Eagle
- Tito Santana defeated Big John Studd

1985 

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- AWA Champion Rick Martel beat Larry Zbyszko
- Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Larry Hennig & Curt Hennig  
- Fabulous Freebirds Michael Hayes & Buddy Roberts beat Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell
- Butch Reed beat Baron Von Raschke by countout
- The Crusher beat Rick Renslow
- Steve Regal beat Buck Zumhofe
- Larry Zbyszko beat Ron Ritchie

1986

Norfolk, Virginia:
- Hector Guerrero defeated Mark Fleming
- Denny Brown fought Steve Regal to a draw
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion Black Bart defeated Sam Houston
- Nelson Royal defeated Thunderfoot
- Ron Garvin defeated Leo Burke (sub. for an injured National Heavyweight Champion Tully Blanchard) 
- NWA US Champion Magnum TA & the Road Warriors defeated Baron Von Raschke, Ivan & Nikita Koloff
- Ricky Morton fought NWA World Champion Ric Flair to a no contest

1988 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Robert Fuller beat Jeff Jarrett by countout
- Brickhouse Brown beat Max Pain via forfeit for CWA title 
- AWA Tag Team Champions Badd Company Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond beat Bob Holly & Pat Rose
- Cuban Assassins no contest Billy Travis & Scott Steiner
- Tommy Gilbert & Doug Gilbert beat Don Harris & Ron Harris
- Tommy Gilbert beat Paul Diamond
- Jeff Jarrett beat Doug Gilbert
- Robert Fuller beat Billy Travis
- Max Payne ddq Scott Steiner

1991

Waterloo, Iowa:
- Big Josh pinned the Cuban Assassin
- Ricky Morton & Dustin Rhodes defeated Black Bart & Moondog Rex 
- Black Blood pinned Sam Houston
- Ron Simmons defeated Stan Hansen via disqualification
- El Gigante defeated the One Man Gang via disqualification 
- Fantasia, WCW Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin defeated Tommy Rich, Tracey Smothers & Steve Armstrong 
- WCW US Champion Lex Luger pinned Nikita Koloff with an inside cradle

1992

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Steve Austin defeated Barry Windham for the WCW Television Title 

1993

WCW Slamboree: Atlanta, Georgia:
- 2 Cold Scorpio & Marcus Bagwell defeated Bobby Eaton & Chris Benoit 
- Sid Vicious defeated Van Hammer 
- Dick Murdoch, Don Muraco & Jimmy Snuka vs. Wahoo McDaniel, Blackjack Mulligan & Jim Brunzell ended in a no-contest 
- Thunderbolt Patterson & Brad Armstrong (subbing for Bob Armstrong) defeated Ivan Koloff & Baron Von Raschke
- Dory Funk, Jr. (with Gene Kiniski in his corner) vs. Nick Bockwinkel (with Verne Gagne in his corner) went to a 15-minute draw
- Rick Rude & Paul Orndorff defeated Dustin Rhodes & Kensuke Sasaki
- Sting defeated The Prisoner (Nailz)
- Lou Thesz, Mr. Wrestling II, Verne Gagne and Eddie Graham (posthumously) were inducted into the WCW Hall Of Fame
- WCW World Tag Team Champions Brian Pillman & Steve Austin defeated Dos Hombres (Tom Zenk & Ricky Steamboat) in cage match 
- NWA World Champion Barry Windham defeated Arn Anderson
- Davey Boy Smith defeated WCW World Champion Big Van Vader via disqualification

1996

Sapporo, Japan:
- Mitsuharu Misawa & Jun Akiyama defeated Toshiaki Kawada & Akira Taue for the All Japan Tag Titles

1999

- Owen Hart passed away at 34 years old after his entrance from the ceiling at Over the Edge 1999 went wrong and caused him to fall

2010

WWE Over the Limit: Detroit, Michigan:
- Montel Vontavious Porter defeated Chavo Guerrero
- Kofi Kingston defeated Drew McIntyre to win the WWE Intercontinental Championship
- R-Truth defeated Ted DiBiase (with Virgil)
- Rey Mysterio defeated CM Punk in a Straight Edge Society pledge vs. Hair match
- The Hart Dynasty (David Hart Smith and Tyson Kidd) (with Natalya) defeated Chris Jericho and The Miz to retain the Unified WWE Tag Team Championship
- Edge vs. Randy Orton ended in a double countout
- Big Show defeated Jack Swagger by disqualification, Swagger retained the World Heavyweight Championship
- Eve Torres defeated Maryse to retain the WWE Divas Championship
- John Cena defeated Batista in an I Quit match to retain the WWE Championship

2017

NJPW Super Juniors Tournament: Tochigi, Japan:
- Marty Scurll beat Taka Michinoku
- Will Ospreay pinned Jushin Liger
- Hiromu Takahashi pinned Taichi
- Dragon Lee pinned Ricochet