Today’s History Lesson
Today’s History Lesson—August 7th
8/7/1950—Miguel Guzman defeats Sonny Myers, to win the NWA Texas Heavyweight Championship.
8/7/1965—Harley Race and Larry Hennig defeat The Crusher and Verne Gagne, to win the AWA World Tag Team Championship.
8/7/1978—Jos LeDuc defeats Jerry Lawler, to win the AWA Southern Heavyweight Championship.
8/7/1983—Perro Aguayo defeats Villano III, to win the UWA/NJPW Light Heavyweight Championship.
8/7/1986—Ric Flair defeats Dusty Rhodes, to win the NWA World Heavyweight Championship.
8/7/2000—Monday Night War ratings: WWF “Raw Is War” scores a 6.3 TV rating, while WCW “Nitro” gets a 2.5 rating.
8/7/2002—Ron Killings defeats Ken Shamrock, to win the NWA:TNA World Heavyweight Championship.
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