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On this day in pro wrestling history (July 3): Velvet McIntyre beats Moolah for WWF women's title, Bret Hart vs. Nick Bockwinkel in 1981,

By Brian Hoops, WrestlingObserver.com

1938 - In Waterloo, Iowa; Al Bisignano beat Earl Wampler in a 1 hour and 21 minute match to win the Iowa title. Also, Otto Kuss beat Gordon McKenzie (dq) and Olaf Swenson beat Alf Johnson

1941 - In Kansas City, Kansas; Orville Brown defeated Benny Rosen in 2 out of 3 falls and Jack Kennedy beat Jack Hader in 2 out of 3 falls.

1964 - In Davenport, Iowa at Municipal Stadium; AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Hans Schmidt, Art Thomas beat Larry Hennig (sub Crusher), Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa dq and Mad Dog Vachon (sub Danny Hodge) beat Rene Goulet

1969 - At Memorial Hall in Kansas City; Big Luke and Tor Kamata beat K.O. Cox and Dick “Big Daddy” Murdock in 2 out of 3 falls cage match to win the North American Tag Team Titles. Also, The Viking defeated Ronnie Etchison and Pat O’Connor and Joe Scarpello went to a 20 minute draw.

1975 - In Winnipeg; Billy Robinson won a 15 man Battle royal for $25,000 by eliminating Baron Von Raschke. Also, Nick Bockwinkel beat Khosrow Vaziri

1981 - In Calgary, Alberta, Canada; AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Bret Hart, Mid Heavyweight Champion Dynamite Kid beat Keith Hart, David Shultz & Kerry Brown & Duke Myers beat Bill Irwin & Duffy O'Rourke & Randy Tyler and Bruce Hart beat Adrian Street

1984 - In Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; Leo Burke beat AWA Champion Rick Martel by dq, Kendo Nagasaki beat Hubert Gallant, Coco Samoa beat George Labelle and JJ Dillon beat Antonio Ricco

1985 - In Raleigh, North Carolina; NWA World Tag Team Champions Ivan Koloff & Krusher Kruschev won a $50,000, 10-team battle royal

1986 - Velvet McIntyre defeated the Fabulous Moolah for the WWF Women's Title in Brisbane, Australia

1995 - The Rock 'n Roll Express defeated PG-13 for the USWA Tag Team Title in Memphis, Tennessee.

2002 - AJ Styles & Jerry Lynn defeated the Rainbow Express in the finals of a tournament for the NWA World Tag Team Title in Nashville, Tennessee