• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (December 5, 1993) – WWF All American Wrestling
On this day in 1993, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF All American Wrestling’.
It featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 1994’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
– Bobby Heenan’s final appearance as co-host
– Marty Jannetty vs. H.D. Ryder (Challenge 12/5/93)
– Razor Ramon vs. Diesel (Raw 11/29/93)
– Ludvig Borga vs. John Paul (Superstars 12/4/93)
– 1-2-3 Kid vs. Glen Ruth (Superstars 12/4/93)
– Royal Rumble promo
– Men on a Mission vs. Steve Smith & Gus Kantarakis (Superstars 12/4/93)
– 1993 Superstar of the year presentation to Bret Hart with runner-up Lex Luger (Raw 11/29/93)
• Breaking News: Old School WWF Tag Team Legend Passes Away
We just received word that former WWF Tag Team Champion The Dynamite Kid (Tom Billington) passed away.
He wrestled for the World Wrestling Federation from 1984 until 1988, mainly teaming up with his cousin “The British Bulldog” Davey Boy Smith as ‘The British Bulldogs’.
Together they became the WWF World Tag Team Champions, when they defeated The Dream Team at WrestleMania 2.
For quite some years, Billington was in a wheel chair and had several other severe health problems, resulting from decades of drug abuse and wrestling a very risky & unhealthy style.
Today was his 60th birthday.
REST IN PEACE DYNAMITE KID
December 5, 1958 – December 5, 2018