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Daily Pro Wrestling History (07/27): Hansen wins AJPW Triple Crown; Angle wins WWE Title

1939 
Kansas City, Kansas:

- Steve Brody beat Mike Kilonis to capture the World Junior Heavyweight Title in 2 out of 3 falls
- Wladek Zbyszko defeated Paul Amnott

1945 
Houston, Texas:

- Buddy Rogers defeated Dave Levin to win the Texas Heavyweight Title 

1956

Houston, Texas:
- Duke Keomuka & Tony Martin defeated Iron Mike DiBiase & Danny Plechas to win the Texas Tag Team Titles

1962 

San Diego, California:
- The Destroyer (Dick Beyer) defeated Freddie Blassie for the WWA World Championship in 2 out of three falls

1963 

Omaha, Nebraska:
- Fritz Von Erich beat Verne Gagne to win AWA World Title
- Fuji Tanaka beat Guy Mitchell 
- Mike DiBiase beat Dory Funk

1966

Eugene Oregon:
- NWA World Champion Gene Kiniski defeated Stan Stasiak 

1968

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- The Crusher won an 11 man battle royal
- Dr X beat Dick the Bruiser by dq 
- The Crusher beat Harley Race

Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Blackjack Lanza
- AWA Tag Team Champions Mitsu Arakawa & Dr Moto no contest Bill Watts & Wilbur Snyder 
- Mad Dog Vachon beat Dutch Savage

1969 

Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat Chain Gang Frank Dillinger & Jack Dillinger in 2 out of 3 falls
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Bill Watts on a 3rd fall count out 
- Edouard Carpentier drew Blackjack Lanza

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Mad Dog Vachon & Butcher Vachon beat Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson 
- Dr X beat Wilbur Snyder

1972 

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Bob Geigel & Rufus R. Jones defeated Roger Kirby & Harley Race (sub for Black Angus) 
- Harley Race defeated The Stomper

1973 

Denver, Colorado:
- Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Mad Dog Vachon & The Crusher via dq
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Dusty Rhodes in 2 out of 3 falls
- Larry Heiniemi beat Reggie Parks 
- Greg Gagne drew Vic Rossitani

1980 

Denver, Colorado:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura beat Mad Dog Vachon & Tito Santana (Adrian Adonis and Jesse Ventura are awarded the AWA Tag Team Title when Verne Gagne failed to show for a scheduled defense of the title)
- Jerry Blackwell no contest The Crusher 
- Tito Santana ddq Dennis Stamp

1985 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Sgt. Slaughter beat Larry Zbyszko
- The Crusher drew Michael Hayes
- Fabulous Freebirds; Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts beat Larry Hennig & Steve O 
- Boris Zhukov beat Rick Gantner

Atlantic City, New Jersey:
- AWA Champion Rick Martel beat Michael Hayes dq

Greensboro, North Carolina:
- Sam Houston defeated George South
- Ron Bass defeated Joel Deaton
- Jimmy Valiant defeated Paul Jones in a dog collar match
- NWA World Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson fought Ivan & Nikita Koloff to a draw
- NWA TV Champion Dusty Rhodes defeated Buddy Landell
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Nikita Koloff

1987 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Winner to wrestle AWA Champion Curt Hennig; Jerry Lawler beat Nick Bockwinkel
- George Barnes & Blooey beat Rocky Johnson & Bill Dundee
- Moondogs beat Big Bubba & Goliath 
- Billy Travis & Jeff Jarrett beat Nasty Boys via dq

1988 

Nagano, Japan:
- Stan Hansen defeated Genichiro Tenryu to win the PWF World Heavyweight and NWA United National Heavyweight Titles (both later became part of the All Japan Triple Crown)

1990 

Matsudo, Japan:
- Stan Hansen defeated Mitsuharu Misawa to win the vacant All Japan Triple Crown

1991 

Dallas, Texas:
- Steve Simpson & Chris Walker defeated Scott Anthony (Raven) & Rip Rogers in the tournament final to win the Global Wrestling Federation Tag Team Titles

1996 

Sapporo, Japan:
- Dr. Wagner Jr. defeated Aquarius (Yoshihiro Tajiri) to win the CMLL World Light-Heavyweight Title 

2002 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Low Ki defeated Spanky, Christopher Daniels & Doug Williams in a 60-minute Iron Man match to become the first Ring Of Honor Champion 

2003 

WWE Vengeance: Denver, Colorado:
- Kurt Angle defeated Brock Lesnar and The Big Show in a three way no-DQ match to capture the WWE World Title  
- Eddie Guerrero defeated Chris Benoit in the finals of the US Title Tournament

2004 

Cincinnati, Ohio:
- Spike Dudley pinned WWE Cruiserweight Champion Rey Mysterio Jr. to win the title