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Daily Pro Wrestling History (12/06): Gordy & Williams win AJPW tag titles

1906

Des Moines, Iowa:
- American Heavyweight Champion Fred Beell defeated Charles Hackenschmidt

1952

Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Dusek Brothers (Ernie and Joe Dusek) beat the Becker Brothers (Bobby and George) to become the undisputed World Tag Team 
  champions winning a 2 out of 3 fall contest
- Verne Gagne beat Pat Fraley 
- Bob McCune defeated Kit Fox 
- George Scott beat Tom Zaharias by DQ

1955

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Ivan Kalmikoff & Karol Kalmikoff beat Kinji Shibuya & Mitsu Arakawa
- Tim Geohagen beat Dave Jons 
- Red Bastien drew Herb Schiff (Herb Freeman) 

1960

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Gene Kiniski no contest Wilbur Snyder
- AWA Tag Team Champions Hard Boiled Haggerty & Len Montana beat Joe Scarpello & Nick Roberts
- Roy McClarty drew Jim Hady
- Bob Geigel beat Guy Hill

1968

Atlanta, Georgia:
- The Professional defeated Johnny Valentine to win the NWA Georgia Heavyweight Title 

1973

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham on a reverse decision DQ 
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz in 2 out of 3 falls
- Ric Flair beat Dave Muir

1975

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
- Larry Hennig beat Jimmy Valiant
- Pampero Firpo no contest Johnny Valiant
- Jos Leduc beat Don Wade
- Bobby Duncum & Bobby Heenan beat Khosrow Vaziri & Kenny Jay

1979

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Canadian Heavyweight Title Match: Canadian Champion Dino Bravo beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel
- AWA Tag Team Champions Verne Gagne & Mad Dog Vachon beat Super Destroyer Mark II & Super Destroyer Mark III
- Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura beat Steve Olsonoski & Angelo Mosca by DQ
- Greg Gagne beat Bob Brown Jr (Kerry Brown)
- Ricky Hunter beat Ron Ritchie
- Peter Sandor Szabo beat Buck Zumhofe

1980

Chicago, Illinois:
- Dick The Bruiser beat Ernie Ladd
- Jerry Blackwell & John Studd beat Mad Dog Vachon & The Crusher
- Spike Huber no contest King Kong Brody
- Wilbur Snyder beat Ali Hassan
- Jerry Graham Jr beat Chief Bobby Bold Eagle

Atlanta, Georgia:
- The Mongolian Stomper defeated Jack Brisco to win the NWA Georgia National Title 

1985

Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Gama Singh defeated Bruce Hart to win the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Title

1986

Cleveland, Ohio:
- Tim Horner defeated Buddy Roberts
- Jimmy Valiant & Baron Von Raschke defeated Shaska Whatley & Gary Royal
- Ricky Lee Jones defeated the Super Destroyer
- Denny Brown fought Hector Guerrero to a draw
- NWA TV Champion Tully Blanchard defeated Brad Armstrong via count-out
- Bobby Jaggers & Dutch Mantell defeated Ivan Koloff & Krusher Kruschev in a Texas Tornado match
- Big Bubba defeated NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion Ron Garvin via count-out in a streetfight

1989

Tokyo, Japan:
- Stan Hansen & Genichiro Tenryu won the All Japan World Tag Team Title by winning the annual Real World Tag League tournament by defeating Jumbo Tsuruta & Yoshiaki Yatsu to win the tournament

Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
- Candi Devine defeated Judy Martin for the AWA Women's World Title
- AWA Champion Larry Zbyzsko beat Sgt. Slaughter by DQ
- Paul Diamond beat Jonnie Stewart

1990

Sioux City, Iowa:
- The Juicer defeated Barry Horowitz via disqualification
- Sam Houston pinned Barry Horowitz
- The Master Blasters defeated Alan Iron Eagle & Tim Horner
- Michael Wallstreet pinned Harley Race
- NWA US Tag Team Champion Rick Steiner pinned Jerry Saggs
- NWA US Champion Lex Luger pinned the Big Cat
- Brian Pillman pinned the Motor City Madman
- Ric Flair & NWA TV Champion Arn Anderson defeated Larry Cameron (sub. for NWA Tag Team Champion Ron Simmons) & NWA Tag Team Champion Butch Reed

1991

- Terry Gordy & Steve Williams won the Real World tag tournament in Tokyo, by a point from Stan Hansen & Danny Spivey, thus winning the vacant Unified tag title

Perry, Florida:
- Mike Graham defeated John Peterson
- Arachnaman pinned Terrence Taylor
- WCW TV Champion Steve Austin pinned Firebreaker Chip
- Todd Champion & Firebreaker Chip fought WCW TV Champion Steve Austin & Oz to a double disqualification
- Cactus Jack pinned Van Hammer
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Arn Anderson & Larry Zbyszko

1992

Hammond, Indiana:
- Brad Armstrong defeated Shanghai Pierce
- Erik Watts defeated Steve Austin
- Dustin Rhodes fought Barry Windham to a double disqualification
- Big Van Vader defeated WCW/NWA Tag Team Champion Ricky Steamboat
- WCW World Champion Ron Simmons defeated WCW US Champion Rick Rude 

1993 

Jefferson, North Carolina:
- Tracy Smothers defeated Chris Candido to win the SMW "Beat The Champ" Television Title

Tokyo, Japan:
- Manami Toyota & Toshiyo Yamada defeated Dynamite Kansai & Mayumi Ozaki to win the AJW tag team titles
- Mika Handa & Yasha Kurenai beat Sase Hasegawa & Kaoru Ito to win the AJW Japanese tag title titles
- Candy Okutsu defeatd Chapparita Asara to win the Japanese Jr title
 
1995 

Nagoya, Japan:
- Komi Yagi defeated Candy Okutsu in Nagoya to win the JWP Junior Heavyweight title
 
1996

Tokyo, Japan:
- Toshio Kawada & Akira Taue beat Mitsuharu Misawa & Jun Akiyama to win the Real World Tag tournament

1998

WWF Capital Carnage: London, England:
- WWF World Tag Team Champions The New Age Outlaws defeated D'Lo Brown & Mark Henry
- WWF World Heavyweight Champion Rocky Maivia defeated X-Pac via disqualification
- Steve Austin defeated Kane, Mankind and The Undertaker in a Four Way match

1999 

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Jushin Liger defeated Psicosis to win the IWGP Jr Heavyweight title

2002 

Glasgow, Scotland:
- Lex Luger defeated Sting to win the World Wrestling All-Stars World Heavyweight Title (belt had been vacated by Scott Steiner)

2012

- Devon defeated Samoa Joe to win the TNA TV Title