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On This Day In Wrestling History: March 21st

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Below you will find everything that happened in Professional Wrestling history on March 21st.


• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (March 21, 1999) – ECW Living Dangerously 1999

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on March 21, 1999, Extreme Championship Wrestling aired ‘ECW Living Dangerously 1999’ LIVE on PPV from the Asbury Park Convention Hall in Asbury Park, New Jersey.

This was the the 2nd out of 3 annual “Living Dangerously” pay-per-views that ECW aired between 1998 and 2000.

Here are the results:

Super Crazy defeated Yoshihiro Tajiri

Balls Mahoney defeated Steve Corino

Little Guido defeated Antifaz del Norte

ECW World Television Championship: Rob Van Dam (c) defeated Jerry Lynn

New Jack defeated Mustafa

Spike Dudley & Sid defeated The Dudley Boyz

Tommy Dreamer & Shane Douglas defeated Impact Players

Extreme Death – ECW & FTW World Heavyweight Championship Unification match: Taz defeated Sabu


• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (March 21, 1991) – WCW/NJPW Supershow I

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on March 21, 1991, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling and Antonio Inoki’s New Japan Pro-Wrestling co-promoted ‘WCW/New Japan Supershow I’ at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan.

In Japan the event was promoted under a different name, ‘Starrcade in Tokyo Dome’.

WCW ended up airing the event on pay-per-view in the United States at some point in April 1991.

Here are the results:

Shiro Koshinaka, Kuniaki Kobayashi & Takayuki Iizuka defeated Tim Horner, Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk

IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship: Jushin Thunder Liger (c) defeated Akira Nogami

The Four Horsemen defeated Masa Saito & Masahiro Chono

WCW Tag Team Championship & IWGP Tag Team Championship: The Steiner Brothers (WCW) defeated Hiroshi Hase & Kensuke Sasaki (IWGP)

El Gigante defeated Big Cat Hughes (Mr. Hughes)

The Great Muta defeated Sting

Title Vs. Title – NWA World Heavyweight Championship Vs. IWGP Heavyweight Championship: Tatsumi Fujinami (IWGP Champion) defeated Ric Flair (NWA Champion)




• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (March 21, 1990) – WWF House Show

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on March 21, 1990, the World Wrestling Federation held an untelevised house show at the Metro Centre in Rockford, Illinois.

This live event featured matches on the road to the ‘WrestleMania VI’ PPV.

The results can be found below:

Jim Neidhart defeated The Genius

WWF Tag Team Champions Andre The Giant & Haku defeated Demolition by count-out

Jimmy Snuka defeated Spike Jones (sub. for Greg Valentine)

Jim Duggan (sub. for Roddy Piper) defeated Rick Rude by DQ

Rick Martel defeated Brutus Beefcake

Al Perez defeated Koko B. Ware

The Big Bossman defeated Mr. Perfect



• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (March 21, 1981) – WWF Philadelphia House Show

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on March 21, 1981, the World Wrestling Federation held a televised house show at the Philadelphia Spectrum in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The event was televised on the PRISM Network and featured Dick Graham & Kal Rudman on commentary.

The results can be found here:

Moondog King defeated Rick McGraw

Andre the Giant defeated Hulk Hogan

Steel Cage: WWF World Champion Bob Backlund defeated Sgt. Slaughter

Stan Hansen defeated Tony Garea

WWF IC Champion Pedro Morales defeated Moondog Rex

SD Jones wrestled Bulldog Brower to a double-DQ

Rick Martel defeated the Hangman

Larry Sharpe defeated Frank Savage

Yoshiaki Yatsu defeated Baron Mikel Scicluna (sub. for Charles Novac)

Dominic DeNucci defeated Johnny Rodz

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