• WWE Hall of Famer Would Have Celebrated His Birthday
Today would have been the 49th birthday of WWE Hall of Famer Chris Von Erich (Real name: Chris Adkisson).
Chris was the youngest and smallest son of Fritz Von Erich, but also wanted to become a Professional Wrestler like his brothers Kerry, Kevin, David & Mike.
In 2009, he was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame by long-time friend of the family “Freebird” Michael “P.S.” Hayes.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY & REST IN PEACE!
• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (September 30, 1990) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1990, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
It was broadcasted from the Civic Center in Wheeling, West Virginia and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Survivor Series 1990’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
– Hart Foundation vs. Buddy Rose & Pez Whatley
– Dino Bravo vs. Duane Gill
– Tito Santana vs. Barry O
– Orient Express vs. Ross Lindsey and Mike Pocari
– Hacksaw Jim Duggan vs. Bob Bradley
– Rick Rude/Bobby Heenan Interview
– Nikolai Volkoff vs. Black Bart
– Honky Tonk Man & Greg Valentine vs. Mike Williams & Mike Durham
• CM Punk & Current RAW Star Were Originally Scheduled To Debut Together
A fan posted a photo of CM Punk and Mickie James together from a dark match prior to RAW back in 2005 on Twitter.
You can check it out below:
Mickie James (who currently wrestles on RAW) responded to the fan with the following tweet:
This was when @CMPunk & I “officially-unofficially” debuted. I’ve often wondered how our careers would have been different had they gone forward with this pairing and entrance into the @WWE @WWEUniverse #wellneverknow https://t.co/9O3iPR9h6l
— Mickie James~Aldis (@MickieJames) September 29, 2018