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Former WWF Tag Team Champion Passed Away 16 Years Ago Today At The Age Of 33

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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (April 28, 1996) – WWF In Your House 7: Good Friends, Better Enemies

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on April 28, 1996, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WWF In Your House 7: Good Friends, Better Enemies’ LIVE on PPV from the Omaha Civic Auditorium in Omaha, Nebraska.

It was the 7th edition of the WWF’s In Your House pay-per-views.

This event marked the last WWF pay-per-view and also the last televised WWF appearances of “Diesel” Kevin Nash & “Razor Ramon” Scott Hall, until their return almost 6 years later in 2002.

Here are the results:

– Owen Hart & The British Bulldog defeated Ahmed Johnson & Jake Roberts

– WWF Intercontinental Championship: The Ultimate Warrior defeated Goldust (c) by countout

– Vader defeated Razor Ramon

– WWF Tag Team Championship: The Bodydonnas (c) defeated The Godwinns

– No Holds Barred – WWF World Heavyweight Championship: Shawn Michaels (c) defeated Diesel

– Dark Match: The Undertaker defeated Mankind

• Former WWF Tag Team Champion Passed Away 16 Years Ago Today At The Age Of 33

On this day in 2005, we lost Old School Wrestling Veteran “Skip” Chris Candido (Real name: Christopher Candito) at the young age of 33 due to Pneumonia.

If you were watching the World Wrestling Federation during the New Generation Era, there’s a big chance you remember him as part of the WWF World Tag Team Champions ‘The Body Donnas’, managed by his real-life girlfriend Sunny.

He also wrestled as Chris Candido for Smoky Mountain Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling, World Championship Wrestling and Total Nonstop Action.


March 21, 1972 – April 28, 2005

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