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Daily Pro Wrestling History (07/11): Luger wins US Title; Motor City Machine Guns win TNA Tag Titles

1935

St. Louis, Missouri:
- Danno O'Mahoney beat Ray Steele
- Joe Dusek and George Zaharias went to a draw
- Orville Brown defeated Charley Strack
- Pat McGill beat George Tragos 
- Carl Hansen defeated Pat Murphy

1940

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Orville Brown beat Juan Humberto 2 falls to 0
- Steve Brody defeated Al Lovelock in 2 out of 3 falls 
- Jack Hader beat Cal Rees

1958

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma:
- Angelo Savoldi defeated Dory Funk Sr. to win the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Title

1961

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Gene Kiniski defeated Verne Gagne to win the AWA World Heavyweight Title
- AWA Tag Team Champions Leo Nomeilini & Wilbur Snyder beat Stan Kowalski & Bob Geigel in 2 of 3 falls
- Hard Boiled Haggerty beat Roy McClarty 
- Tony Baillargeon beat Aldo Bogni

1963 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Pat O’Connor beat Rock Hunter to retain the Central States Title
- for the US Title; Sonny Myers beat Bob Geigel
- Harley Race (sub for Tiny Mills) beat Pedro Godoy by dq 
- Bob Orton beat Roy Collins

1967 

Duluth, Minnesota:
- The Crusher beat Harley Race
- Rene Goulet beat Chris Markoff (sub Johnny Valentine)
- Johnny Powers beat Reggie Parks 
- Larry Hennig beat Doug Gilbert

1968 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Spoiler fought The Viking to a draw
- Kay Noble defeated Jean Antone
- Bob Ellis defeated Roger Kirby 
- Sonny Myers & Ronnie Etchison defeated Bob Brown & Bob Geigel via DQ in three falls 

1972 

Davenport, Iowa:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Wahoo McDaniel
- Ivan Koloff beat Ramon Torres
- Larry Hennig drew Don Muraco 
- Bull Bullinski beat Angelo Poffo

1974 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Viking & Bobby Bold Eagle defeated Bob Orton & Bobby Garcia
- Omar Atlas defeated Roger Kirby
- Jim Brunzell defeated Don Fargo via DQ
- The Interns defeated Bob Geigel & Pat O’Connor 
- Harley Race defeated Bob Brown

1975 

Tonganoxie, Kansas:
- Central States Heavyweight Champion Ed Wiskoski defeated Ted Oates

1985 

Salt Lake City, Utah:
- Sgt. Slaughter & Greg Gagne drew Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
- Fabulous Freebirds Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts beat Larry Hennig & Curt Hennig
- Bob Backlund beat Larry Zbyszko
- Brad Rheingans beat Buddy Roberts 
- Boris Zhukov beat Baron Von Raschke

1987

Greensboro, North Carolina:
- Lex Luger defeated Nikita Koloff for the United States Title
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Jimmy Garvin in a steel cage match (as a result, Flair won a date with Garvin's valet, Precious) 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma:
- Steve Williams defeated Big Bubba Rogers to win the UWF Heavyweight Title

1992 

Morristown, Tennessee:
- Hector Guerrero pinned Jimmy Golden
- Robert Gibson pinned Joe Cazana
- Tim Horner pinned the Dirty White Boy
- SMW Heavyweight Champion Brian Lee pinned Buddy Landell
- SMW Tag Team Champions The Heavenly Bodies; Stan Lane & Tom Prichard defeated The Fantastics; Bobby & Jackie Fulton in a No DQ match 

1989

Hokkaido, Japan:
- Stan Hansen & Genichiro Tenryu defeated Jumbo Tsuruta & Yoshiaki Yatsu to win the All Japan Pro Wrestling World Tag Team Titles

2010 

TNA Victory Road: Orlando, Florida:
- The Motor City Machine Guns defeated Beer Money to win the TNA World Tag Team Titles
- Angelina Love won the Knockouts Title over Madison Rayne
- AJ Styles & Kazarian defeated Samoa Joe & Rob Terry