Daily Pro Wrestling History (02/13): Shawn Michaels vacates WWF title

1947

Kansas City, Kansas:
– MWA World Heavyweight Champion Orville Brown beat Everette Marshall in 2 out of 3 falls
– Wee Willie Davis beat Jack Kennedy 
– Ray Schwarz beat Karl Davis by DQ 
– Vic Christy and Dan O’Connor drew 

1951

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
– George Bollas beat Bronko Nagurski 
– Ivan Kameroff beat Tommy O’Toole
– Red Bastien defeated Lou Britton 

1958

Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
– Whipper Billy Watson and Yukon Eric beat Gene Kiniski and Fritz Von Erich
– The Miller Brothers, Al and Tiny beat Joe Blanchard and Frank ” Framer Boy” Townsend
– Roy McClarity and Dan Miller drew
– Fred Atkins and Maurice LaPointe drew

1965

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
– Death Match: Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher beat Larry Hennig & Mad Dog Vachon (sub Harley Race)
– Junior Heavyweight Champion Danny Hodge beat Eddie Sharkey 
– Reggie Parks drew Wilbur Snyder
– Billy Red Cloud beat Bob Boyer

1974

Honolulu, Hawaii:
– Billy Robinson beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne to win title (title change only recognized in Hawaii)
– Hawaiian Champion Billy Graham drew Ed Francis
– Chris Taylor beat Igor Volkov (sub Butcher Vachon) 
– Neff Maiava & Sam Steamboat beat Dale Brown & Peace Brother II 2 falls to 0
– Ripper Collins beat Guy LaRose
– Bill Francis beat The Phantom

1975

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
– Superstar Billy Graham & Dusty Rhodes beat Baron Von Raschke & Horst Hoffman
– Ivan Putski beat Nick Bockwinkel by DQ
– Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff 
– Larry Hennig drew Boris Breznikoff 
– Geoff Portz beat Khosrow Vaziri

1978 

Memphis, Tennessee:
– Terry Sawyer beat The Red Shadow
– Frankie Laine & Steve Jackson beat Plowboy Frazier & Robert Gibson
– Sonny King beat Kojak (Len Shelly)
– Phil Hickerson & Dennis Condrey beat The Intern & Bill Dundee
– Bill Dundee NC Norvell Austin
– Southern Champ Jerry Lawler beat Jimmy Valiant

1989 

Memphis, Tennessee:
– Jim McPherson drew Ken Wayne
– Frankie Lancaster & PY Chui-Hi beat Scott Steiner & Brian Lee
– The Dreamweaver (Del Wilkes) beat Keith Eric
– Bill Dundee & Jed Grundy beat The Samurai & The Shogun
– CWA Champ Dutch Mantel beat Jeff Jarrett via DQ in a lumberjacks with straps match
– CWA Tag Champs Robert Fuller & Jimmy Golden beat Kerry & Kevin Von Erich via DQ
– Jerry Lawler & Robert Gibson no contest Ricky Morton & The Master of Pain (Mark Callaway)

1993

Barbourville, Kentucky:
– Tim Horner drew The Nightstalker 
– Tracy Smothers defeated the Dirty White Boy 
– Kevin Sullivan defeated Brian Lee in a no DQ match 
– Bobby Eaton, SMW Tag Team Champions Stan Lane & Tom Prichard fought Robert Fuller, Jimmy Golden, & Dutch Mantell to a double disqualification
– Bobby Eaton & SMW Tag Team Champion Stan Lane defeated Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson

Alexandria, Louisiana:
– Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Steven Dane
– Iceman Parsons defeated Scotty Flamingo
– Shanghai Pierce & Tex Slazenger defeated Johnny Gunn & Tom Zenk
– Chris Benoit fought 2 Cold Scorpio to a draw
– WCW/NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Steamboat & Shane Douglas defeated Steve Austin & Brian Pillman
– WCW US Champion Dustin Rhodes defeated Barry Windham in a bullrope match

1994

SMW Sunday Bloody Sunday: Knoxville, Tennessee:
– Anthony Michaels pinned the Hornet (Brian Keys)
– Chris Candido (w/ Tammy Fytch) pinned Tracy Smothers 
– Mike & Doug Furnas defeated Tom Prichard & Jimmy Del Ray
– The Bullet defeated Terry Funk (w/ Jim Cornette) in a Texas Death Match 
– Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated SMW Tag Team Champions Tom Prichard & Jimmy Del Ray (w/ Jim Cornette) via disqualification 
– The Dirty White Boy defeated SMW Heavyweight Champion Brian Lee (w/ Tammy Fytch) to win the title in a chain match 

Lakeland, Florida:
– Brian Anderson defeated Craig Pittman
– Paul Orndorff & Paul Roma defeated Thunder & Lightning
– WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal defeated Brian Pillman
– WCW Tag Team Champions the Nasty Boys defeated Ricky Steamboat & Arn Anderson 
– WCW US Champion Steve Austin defeated Johnny B. Badd
– WCW World Champion Ric Flair, Sting, & the Boss defeated Vader, WCW International World Champion Rick Rude, & Ron Simmons

1997

WWF Monday Night Raw: Lowell, Massachusetts:
– Shawn Michaels vacated the WWF World Title due to a knee injury
– Rocky Maivia defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley for the WWF Intercontinental Title

1998

Lexington, Kentucky:
– Axl Rotten defeated Bull Pain to win the IWA Mid-South Heavyweight Title

2000 

Germany:
– Big Vito & Johnny the Bull defeated Don & Ron Harris for the WCW World Tag Team Titles

2001

Louisville, Kentucky:
– Shelton Benjamin & Brock Lesnar defeated BJ Payne & Damien for the Ohio Valley Southern Heavyweight Tag Team Titles

2002

Cincinnati, Ohio:
– Chad Collyer defeated Shannon Moore for the HWA Cruiserweight Title
– Lance Cade & Mike Sanders defeated The Island Boys for the HWA Tag Team Titles

2010

ROH: New York City, New York:
– Tyler Black defeated Austin Aries to win the ROH championship
– ROH Tag Team champions The Briscoes defeated The Dark City Fight Club

2011

TNA Against All Odds: Orlando, Florida:
– Jeff Hardy defeated Mr. Anderson in a ladder match to win the TNA World Title
– Jeff Jarrett defeated Kurt Angle

2017

WWE Monday Night Raw:
– Bayley defeated Charlotte to win the WWE Raw Women’s Title

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