This Day In the History of Professional Wrestling (July 21st)

By Maurice D. Proffit

This Day in Pro Wrestling History


JULY 21st


Here at Rant Sports we are proud to  run a “This Day in Pro Wrestling History” piece, highlighting various events from all of the major US promotions (past and present) that pin point an occurrence that took place in pro wrestling’s past. Weather if it was a small event or something historic, the occurrences still is a part of history that deserves to be recognized. Enjoy this next piece of many of “This Day in Pro Wrestling History”.


Promotion: WWF/WWE (World Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling Entertainment)

Event: In Your House (International Incident)

Date: July 21st 1996

Main Event: Owen Hart, The British Bulldog and Vader vs Ahmed Johnson, Sycho Sid and Shawn Michaels (Winner: Owen Hart, The British Bulldog and Vader)


Promotion: TNA (Total Non-Stop Action)

Event: TNA iMPACT!

Date: July 21st  2009

Main Event: Bobby Lashley and Mick Foley vs Kevin Nash and Kurt Angle (Winner: : Bobby Lashley and Mick Foley)


Promotion: NWA (National Wrestling Alliance)

Event: NWA Weekly Tapings

Date: July 21st 2004

Main Event: Andy Douglas & Chase Stevens vs Chris Harris & James Storm for the NWA Tag Team Championships (winner: Andy Douglas & Chase Stevens)


Promotion: ECW (Extreme Championship Wrestling)

Event: ECW Tampa Show

Date: July 21st 1995

Main Event: The Sandman vs Mikey Whipwreck for the ECW World Heavyweight Title (Winner: The Sandman)


Promotion: WWWF (World Wide Wrestling Federation)

Event: Alexanderia Show

Date: July 21st 1963

Main Event: Bruno Sammartino (c) vs The Shadow for the WWWF World Heavyweight Title (Winner: Bruno Sammartino)




Wrestlers Born on July 21st

– Kenny King (1981)

– Shawn Stasiak (1970)

– Hiro Matsuda (1937)


Wrestlers Died on August 21st

-Lord Alfred Hayes (2005)


Maurice D. Proffit is a writer for Rant Sports

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