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On this date in pro wrestling history 10-7: Rich wins Macon title, HHH and Orton trade title wins

1957
Wichita, Kansas:
- Richard Brown defeated Red Berry to win the NWA Central States Title

1959 
Mobile, Alabama:
- Lee Fields defeated The Mighty Yankee to win the NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Title

1960
St. Joseph, Missouri:
- Sonny Myers beat Bob Orton in 2 out of 3 falls to earn a title shot against NWA World Champion Pat O'Conner  

1964 
- Chin Lee defeated Silento Rodriguez for the NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Title

1965
Kansas City, Kansas:
- Bobo Brazil beat Bob Brown 2 falls to 1
- Mongolian Stomper beat Bob Geigel 2 falls to 1
- Cowboy Bob Ellis beat Bulldog Plechas 

Denver, Colorado:
- Dick the Bruiser beat Larry Hennig
- Wilbur Snyder beat Harley Race dq
- Chris Markoff beat Eddie Sharkey
- Mighty Igor Vodik beat Lorenzo Parente
- Tim Woods beat Ivan Kalmikoff

1967
Omaha, Nebraska:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Bob Orton
- Midwest Tag Title Match, AWA Tag Titles not on the line: Midwest Tag Team Champions Doug Gilbert & Reggie Parks beat AWA Tag Team    
  Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race
- Fabulous Moolah beat Princess Little Cloud
- Bob Ellis beat Bob Geigel
- Mike DiBiase beat Bob Boyer

1972
Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Andre Rousimoff (Andre the Giant) & Dr X
- Wahoo McDaniel beat Larry Hennig

1979 
Macon, Georgia:
-  Tommy Rich defeated Killer Karl Kox to win the Macon Heavyweight title

1981
Seattle, Washington:
- King Parsons defeated Gene Kiniski by disqualification
- Buddy Rose defeated Matt Borne

1984
Chicago, Illinois:
- Dick The Bruiser & The Crusher & Baron Von Raschke beat Road Warriors & Paul Ellering
- King Kong Brody drew Jerry Blackwell
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Tony Atlas dq
- Fabulous Ones beat Mr. Saito & Billy Robinson
- Jim Brunzell beat Larry Zbyszko

1985
Memphis, Tennessee:
- Harley Race beat Koko Ware to win the NWA Mid-America Title
- CWA International Champ The Mongolian Stomper beat Phil Hickerson
- Jerry Lawler fought Bill Dundee to a no contest

1989 
Bayamon, Puerto Rico:
- Invader #1 defeated Ivan Koloff in a Russian Chain Match to win the WWC Puerto Rican Heavyweight Title
- Caros Colon defeated Steve Strong in a Barbed Wire Cage match to win the WWC Universal Heavyweight Title
- Cuban Assassin & Jerry Morrow defeated Miguel Peres, Jr. & Hurricane Castillo, Jr. for the WWC Caribbean Tag Team Title 
- Chris & Mark Youngblood defeated Rip Oliver & Abdhuadein to win the WWC World Tag Team Title

1990 
Tokyo, Japan:
- Manami Toyota defeated Bison Kimura in a tournament final for the All Japan Pacific Title 

1991
Memphis, Tennessee:
- Dutch Mantell & Tony Anthony beat Eric Embry & Tom Prichard via DQ
- Jeff Jarrett & Robert Fuller beat The Texas Outlaws (Doug Vines & Jeff Sword) to win the USWA Tag Team championship
- USWA Unified Champ Jerry Lawler beat GWF TV Champ Eddie Gilbert via DQ
- Jeff Jarrett & Robert Fuller fought Eric Embry & Tom Prichard to a no contest in a lights out match

1993
Hazard, Kentucky:
- SMW Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson fought Scott & Steve Armstrong to a no contest
- SMW Heavyweight Champion Brian Lee defeated Tracy Smothers 
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Tom Prichard & Jimmy Del Ray via disqualification

1995 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Raven & Stevie Richards defeated The Pitbulls to win the ECW World Tag Team Champions
- Psicosis defeated Rey Mysterio Jr. in 2 out of 3 falls match
- ECW TV Champion 2 Cold Scorpio defeated JT Smith
- ECW World Heavyweight Champion The Sandman defeated Mikey Whipwreck to retain the title

2007 
Chicago, Illinois:
- Triple H defeated Randy Orton to win the WWE Championship 
- Randy Orton defeated Triple H to regain the WWE Championship in a rematch later in the show
- Beth Phoenix defeated Candice Michelle to win the Diva's Championship