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Daily Pro Wrestling History (06/06): Shawn Michaels wins Intercontinental title

1930

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Jim Londos defeated Dick Shikat for the NWA (National Wrestling Association) World Heavyweight Wrestling Title

1932 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- John Pesek beat Harry Ekizian 2 falls to 1 
- Wladek Zbyszko defeated Dutch Hefner

1940 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Orville Brown beat Richard Shikat in 2 out of 3 falls 
- Al Lovelock beat Steve Brody 

1961 

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Leo Nomellini & Wilbur Snyder beat Hard Boiled Haggerty & Gene Kiniski 
- Jim Hady beat Tom Burns 
- Tony Baillargeon beat George Scott

1963

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Verne Gagne won a 10-man battle royal
- Kenji Shibuya & Mitsu Arakawa beat Gene Kiniski & Ronnie Etchison 
- Dan Miller beat Larry Hennig

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Masked Medic #1 and Masked Medic #2 beat Tiny Mills and Lee Henning 2 falls to 1 via DQ
- Bob Geigel drew Larry Hamilton 1 fall to 1 fall 
- Joe Scarpello went to a time limit draw with Steve Bolus 

1964 

AWA Midway Stadium: St. Paul, Minnesota:
- The Crusher beat Art Thomas by DQ
- Mitsu Arakawa beat Doug Gilbert 
- Larry Hennig beat Jack Kelly

1968 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Bob Brown defeated Bob Ellis
- North American Tag Team Champions Sonny Myers & Ronnie Etchison beat Roger Kirby & The Viking 
- In a Texas Death Match: Bob Geigel defeated Steve Bolus

1973 

Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Ed Francis beat Sam Steamboat in 2 out of 3 falls to win the Hawaiian Title 
- Billy Robinson beat Dusty Rhodes win North American title 
- Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Ken Patera & Don Carson in 2 out of 3 falls

1974 

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Wahoo McDaniel beat Larry Heinemi in an Indian Strap Match
- Ivan Putski beat Superstar Billy Graham via DQ
- Ray Stevens beat Gene Kiniski by DQ
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Paul Pershmann (Buddy Rose) & Buddy Wolff in 2 out of 3 falls

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Roger Kirby beat Mike George
- Central States Heavyweight Champion Don Fargo beat Bob Brown by DQ
- The Interns (w/ Dr. Ken Ramey) defeated Rufus R. Jones & Bob Geigel

1979 

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Verne Gagne & Mad Dog Vachon defeated Pat Patterson & Ray Stevens to win the AWA World Tag Team Titles
- Greg Gagne beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel via DQ
- Bobby Duncum beat Doug Gilbert
- No DQ Match: Super Destroyer Mark II beat the Crusher 
- Paul Ellering beat Jesse Ventura
- Lord Alfred Hayes beat Dave Kochen

1981 

New Orleans, Louisiana:
- Jake Roberts defeated the Grappler for the Mid-South North American Heavyweight Title

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
- In a Steel Cage match, Baron Von Raschke beat Jerry Blackwell 
- In a Non Title Steel Cage match, Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat AWA Tag Team Champions Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura 
- Laurent Soucie beat Billy Howard
- Brad Rheingans beat Bobby Heenan
- Sheik Adnan beat Ben DeLeon

1982 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Hulk Hogan beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel by DQ
- Jerry Blackwell & Sheik Adnan beat Ray Stevens & Baron Von Raschke
- Ken Patera beat Brad Rheingans
- Buck Zumhofe drew Sgt. Goulet
- Rick Martel beat Tom Stone

1988 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Don Bass & Gary Young beat Billy Joe Travis & Scott Steiner to win the CWA Tag Team Titles
- Shawn Baxter beat Tommy Gilbert
- Max Pain beat Brickhouse Brown
- The Great Senshi & Jeff Jarrett beat Jimmy Golden & Robert Fuller
- Robert Fuller pinned Jeff Jarrett
- Scott Steiner pinned Gary Young
- AWA Champion Jerry Lawler beat Curt Hennig by DQ
- Scott Steiner beat Robert Fuller to win finals of Renegade Rampage tournament

1991

Norfolk, Virginia:
- Black Blood pinned Tim Horner
- Ricky Morton & Dustin Rhodes defeated Dutch Mantell & Moondog Rex when Rhodes pinned Rex; Morton walked out on Rhodes during the match
- PN News pinned the Angel of Death
- Bobby Eaton defeated Terrance Taylor
- The Diamond Studd pinned Sam Houston
- WCW Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Arn Anderson & the One Man Gang when Scott pinned Anderson
- WCW World Champion Ric Flair pinned Brian Pillman

1992

Greenwood, South Carolina:
- Johnny B. Badd & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Richard Morton & Scotty Flamingo 
- Super Invader pinned Tom Zenk
- Barry Windham pinned Greg Valentine
- Nikita Koloff pinned Larry Zbyszko
- WCW World Champion Sting & Ricky Steamboat defeated WCW US Champion Rick Rude & Steve Austin
- WCW Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Bobby Eaton & Arn Anderson

1993 

Albany, New York:
- Shawn Michaels defeated Marty Jannetty for the WWF Intercontinental Title (Kevin Nash debuted as Diesel and helped Michaels win)

Kings Mountain, North Carolina:
- Brad Armstrong & Robbie V defeated the Wrecking Crew
- The Barbarian defeated Johnny Gunn
- Johnny B. Badd defeated Michael Hayes
- The Junkyard Dog defeated Michael Hayes
- Keith & Kent Cole defeated Tex Slazenger & Shanghai Pierce
- The Junkyard Dog defeated Dick Slater

1994 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Dream Machine Troy Graham defeated Brian Christopher for the USWA Southern Heavyweight Title 

2000 

Knoxville, Tennessee:
- Lt. Loco (Chavo Guerrero Jr.) defeated Daffney (the defending champion) and Disco Inferno in a three way match to win the WCW Cruiserweight Title

2008 

Hartford, Connecticut:
- Age of the Fall (Jimmy Jacobs & Tyler Black) won the ROH Tag Team championship by defeating Kevin Steen & El Generico in a one night tournament

2010

AAA Triplemania:
- In a No Disqualification Match for The AAA Cruiserweight Title, Jack Evans defeated Nosawa, Christopher Daniels and Xtreme Tiger to become the new champion
- In a AAA World Heavyweight Title Match, Dr. Wagner Jr. defeated Electroshock to become the new champion