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Daily Pro Wrestling History (12/27): Kevin Nash ends Goldberg's streak at Starrcade

1944

Des Moines, Iowa:
- World Heavyweight Champion Orville Brown beat Ed “Strangler” Lewis in 2 out of 3 falls
- Karl Davis and Lord Albert Mills drew 
- Honey Boy Hackney beat Red Ryan 

1965

Denver, Colorado:
- Non Title: Verne Gagne & Mighty Igor Vodik beat AWA Tag Team Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race
- Non Title: Wilbur Snyder beat AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon
- Steve Druk beat Ivan Kalmikoff
- Mighty Igor Vodik beat Chris Markoff

1967 

Tampa, Florida:
- Johnny Valentine defeated Joe Scarpa (Chief Jay Strongbow) to win the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title 

Indianapolis, Indiana:
- Blackjack Lanza captured the WWA world heavyweight title from Wilbur Snyder

1968

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Dale Lewis defeated The Professional (Doug Gilbert) to win the NWA Georgia Heavyweight Title

Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Texas Outlaws (Dick Murdoch & Dusty Rhodes) lost the Central States tag team titles to The Viking & Bob Geigel 

1974

Chicago, Illinois:
- Nick Bockwinkel beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne by DQ
- The Legionairres (Sgt. Jacques Goulet & Private Don Fargo) beat Wilbur Snyder & Larry Hennig
- Ray Stevens no contest Pepper Gomez
- Moose Cholak no contest Ox Baker
- Chris Taylor beat Big K
- Khosrow Vaziri beat Kim Duk

1979

Chicago, Illinois:
- Two Ring Battle Royal: Ring 1 winner-Dick the Bruiser; Ring 2 winner-Crusher Blackwell
- Spike Huber & Bobo Brazil beat Super Destroyer Mark II & Super Destroyer Mark III
- Wilbur Snyder beat Ernie Ladd by DQ
- Greg Gagne no contest Adrian Adonis
- Bobby Heenan beat Steve Olsonoski
- Crusher Blackwell beat Gil Guerrero

1982

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Jerry Lawler beat AWA champion Nick Bockwinkel (title held up in Memphis only)
- Bill Dundee & Terry Taylor beat Adrian Street & Apocalypse
- Southern Tag Team Champions Sheepherders Lord Jonathan Boyd & Luke Williams beat Fabulous Ones Steve Keirn & Stan Lane by DQ
- Sabu beat Jacques Rougeau to win Mid American Title
- Bobby Eaton won an Eleven man blindfold battle royal
- Dutch Mantel & Ricky Morton beat Sweet Brown Sugar & Bobby Eaton

1986 

Ft. Worth, Texas:
- Hacksaw Duggan & Terry Taylor defeated Bill Irwin & Leroy Brown to win the UWF World Tag Team Titles

1987

Las Vegas, Nevada:
- Greg Gagne defeated Adrian Adonis in a tournament final to become the first AWA International Television Champion 
- Madusa Miceli defeated Candi Devine to win the AWA World Women's Title
- The Midnight Rockers (Shawn Michaels & Marty Jannetty) won the AWA tag team titles from The Original Midnight Express (Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose) managed by Paul E Dangerously
- Wahoo McDaniel beat AWA Champion Curt Hennig by DQ

1991 

Dallas, Texas:
- Bill Irwin & Black Bart defeated John Tatum & Rod Price to win the Global Wrestling Federation Tag Team Titles 

1993 

WCW Starrcade: Charlotte, North Carolina:
- Ric Flair defeated Vader to win the WCW World Heavyweight Title
- Steve Austin defeated Dustin Rhodes in two straight falls to win the WCW United States 
- Sting & Road Warrior Hawk defeated The Nasty Boys by DQ in a match for the WCW World Tag Team Titles

1994 

WCW Starrcade: Nashville, Tennessee:
- Vader defeated Hacksaw Duggan to win the WCW United States Title
- Hulk Hogan defeated the Butcher (Ed Leslie) to retain the WCW World Title

1995

WCW Starrcade: Nashville, Tennessee:
- Ric Flair defeated Randy Savage to win the WCW World Heavyweight Title 
- One Man Gang defeated Kensuke Sasaki to win the WCW US Title
- Jushin Liger defeated Chris Benoit

1998

WCW Starrcade: Washington, DC:
- Kevin Nash defeated Bill Goldberg to win the WCW World Heavyweight Title
- Dallas Page defeated the Giant
- Konnan defeated Chris Jericho to retain the WCW TV Title

2008

ROH Final Battle: New York City:
- Kevin Steen & El Generico defeated Jimmy Jacobs & Delirious to retain the ROH World Tag Team Title
- Jay & Mark Briscoe defeated Kensuke Sasaki & Katsuhiko Nakajima 
- Austin Aires defeated Tyler Black
- ROH World Title Match: Nigel McGuinness defeated Naomichi Marufuji
- Bryan Danielson defeated Takeshi Morishima in a Fight Without Honor