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This Day In Wrestling History – April 8th‏



Title Changes

1965 – Gorilla Monsoon & Bill Watts defeat Gene Kiniski & Waldo von Erich to win the WWWF United States Tag Team Titles

1990 – Larry Zbyszko defeats Mr Saito to win the AWA World Title

1995 – The Public Enemy (Johnny Grunge & Rocco Rock) defeat Chris Benoit & Dean Malenko to win the ECW Tag Team Titles

2002 – on Raw, Spike Dudley defeats William Regal to win the WWF European Title

Birthdays

Happy birthday to Japanese Deathmatch specialist Ryuji Ito (35)


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  1. A couple of additional title changes:

    1968 Jack Donovan & Ron Reed def. Chati Yokouchi & Chuck Karbo for the TSW United States Tag Team Title

    1988 John Tatum & Jack Victory def. Steve Simpson & Shaun Simpson for the WCCW Texas Tag Team Title

    Also, Happy Birthday to Ciclon Negro.

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