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On This Day In Wrestling History: February 24th

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Below you will find everything that happened in Professional Wrestling history on February 24th.


• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (February 24, 1991) – WCW WrestleWar 1991

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on February 24, 1991, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW WrestleWar 1991’ LIVE on PPV from the Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix, Arizona.

This pay-per-view featured one of WCW’s very own creations, the famous ‘War Games’ match, as the main event’s stipulation.

Here are the results:

WCW World Six-Man Tag Team Championship: Ricky Morton, Tommy Rich & The Junkyard Dog (c) defeated Big Cat & The State Patrol

Bobby Eaton defeated Brad Armstrong

Itsuki Yamazaki & Mami Kitamura defeated Miki Handa & Miss A

Dustin Rhodes defeated Buddy Landel

The Young Pistols defeated The Royal Family

NO DQ: Terry Taylor defeated The Z-Man

Big Van Vader wrestled Stan Hansen to a double DQ

WCW United States Heavyweight Championship: Lex Luger (c) defeated Dan Spivey

WCW World Tag Team Championship: The Freebirds defeated Doom (c)

WarGames: The Four Horsemen & Larry Zbyszko defeated Brian Pillman, The Steiner Brothers & Sting



• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (February 24, 1996) – WWF House Show

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on February 24, 1996, the World Wrestling Federation held an untelevised house show at the Meadowlands Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

The results can be found here:

Fatu (sub. for Barry Horowitz) pinned Bob Backlund

Steve Austin defeated Bob Holly

Justin Bradshaw defeated Marty Jannetty

Skip & Zip defeated Henry & Phinneas Godwinn

Hunter Hearst Helmsley defeated Duke Drose

Roddy Piper (sub. for Razor Ramon) defeated The 1-2-3 Kid

WWF IC Champion Goldust defeated Savio Vega

Ahmed Johnson defeated Tatanka (sub. for Jeff Jarrett)

The Undertaker defeated WWF World Champion Bret Hart by DQ

Shawn Michaels & Yokozuna defeated Owen Hart & Davey Boy Smith



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