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What happened on January 22nd in Wrestling History?

Title changes (Selection of important championships)
1981NWA United National Heavyweight Title: Won by Jumbo Tsuruta
1983WWF Intercontinental Title: Won by The Magnificent Muraco
1995WWF Intercontinental Title: Won by Jeff Jarrett
1995WWF Tag Team Titles: Won by 1-2-3 Kid & Bob Holly
1996WCW World Tag Team Titles: Won by Lex Luger & Sting
1996WCW World Heavyweight Title: Won by Randy Savage
1997AJPW World Junior Heavyweight Title: Won by Maunakea Mossman
1999AJPW Unified Triple Crown Heavyweight Title: Championship vacant
1999AJPW Unified Triple Crown Heavyweight Title: Won by Toshiaki Kawada
2001WWF Hardcore Title: Won by Al Snow
2001WWF European Title: Won by Test
2001WWF Hardcore Title: Won by Raven
2003SEX Australian Heavyweight Title: Won by Ashley Hudson
2006GHC Heavyweight Title: Won by Jun Akiyama
2008ECW Title: Won by Chavo Guerrero Jr.
2011CMLL World Welterweight Title: Won by Ryusuke Taguchi
2012GHC Heavyweight Title: Won by Takeshi Morishima
2012GHC Heavyweight Tag Team Titles: Won by Akitoshi Saito & Jun Akiyama
2016AAA World Tag Team Titles: Won by El Averno & Chessman
2016CMLL World Welterweight Title: Won by Máscara Dorada
2016AAA World Trios Titles: Won by Cuervo & Escoria & El Zorro
2016AAA World Tag Team Titles: Championship vacant
All in all, there are 133 title changes in our championships database which happened on a January 22nd.

Tournament Finals
1994
WWF Royal Rumble 1994
1995
WWF Royal Rumble 1995
1995
WWF Tag Team Titles Tournament
1997
RINGS Mega Battle Tournament 1996
2004
IWRG La Copa Higher Power 2004
2005
WEC Heavyweigt Tournament
2006
King of the Cruiserweights Tournament
2011
ROH Top Prospect Tournament 2011
2011
#1-Contender Tournament (JWP Junior Title & POP Title)
2011
SXW Heavyweight Title Tournament
2012
Road to 16 Carat Gold League

Pay-Per-Views (or similar)
1994
WWF Royal Rumble 1994 (Buyrate: 0.92/368000)
1995
WWF Royal Rumble 1995 (Buyrate: 1.10/440000)
2003
NWA-TNA PPV #28 - Night of Champions
2004
IWRG @ Naucalpan - La Copa Higher Power 2004
2006
NOAH First Navigation - Day 10
2010
DGUSA Freedom Fight
2011
WSU The Final Chapter
2012
NOAH Great Voyage 2012 in Osaka
2016
EVOLVE 53
2016
AAA Guerra de Titanes 2016

Free TV Shows
1971
GCW @ Atlanta
1972
GCW Georgia Championship Wrestling
1990
WWF Prime Time Wrestling
1994
WCW Saturday Night
1994
SMW TV-Show #104
1994
USWA Wrestling
1994
WWF Mania
1994
WWF Superstars
1995
WWF Action Zone
1995
WWF Wrestling Challenge
1996
WCW Monday Nitro #21 (Rating: 2.70)
1996
WWF Monday Night RAW #143 (Rating: 2.90)
1998
WCW Thunder #3
2000
NJPW on TV Asahi
2000
GAEA Rumbling of the New Age 2000 - Day 2
2000
NWA Wildside TV Show #19
2000
WCW Worldwide
2000
WCW Saturday Night
2001
WWF RAW is WAR #400 (Rating: 5.60)
2004
WWE SmackDown #232 (Rating: 3.60)
2005
Dragon Gate Infinity #11
2005
OVW TV Show
2005
NWA Wildside TV Show #277
2005
WEC 13: Heavyweight Explosion
2005
GAEA Wild Times 2005 - Day 2
2005
WWE Velocity
2006
OZ Academy TV Show
2007
WWE RAW #713 (Rating: 4.05)
2008
BJW Death Match Wars #156
2008
WWE ECW on Sci Fi #85 (Rating: 1.27)
2009
IW iMPACT! #239 - The End of the Original? (Rating: 1.12)
2010
WWE SmackDown #545 (Rating: 2.00)
2010
The Best of PRIDE #2
2011
NWA Anarchy TV Show #261
2011
UFC Fight for the Troops 2 (Rating: 1.30/1850000)
2012
NJPW Fantastica Mania 2012 - Day 2
2012
FCW TV Show #173
2012
WWE Vintage Collection #190
2013
TNA British Boot Camp #5
2013
TNA British Boot Camp #6
2014
WWE Main Event #69 (Rating: 1411000)
2014
TNA Xplosion #487
2015
WWE SmackDown #806 (Rating: 1.97/2814000)
2016
Dragon Gate Infinity #397
2016
Legacy FC 50: Young vs. Cyborg
2016
NJPW presents CMLL Fantastica Mania 2016 - Day 4
2016
NJPW World Pro-Wrestling #44
2017
Kyoko Kimura Retirement Produce ~ Last Afro

The ten oldest shows in our database
1901
Show @ Hamburg
1902
Show @ Worcester
1904
Show @ Montreal
1905
Show @ Hamburg
1905
Show @ Wien
1906
Show @ Bremen
1907
Show @ Braunschweig
1909
Show @ Chicago
1909
Show @ New Orleans
1911
Show @ Hannover
All in all, there are 133 shows in our events database which happened on a January 22nd.

Birthdays
1903
Birger Roel
1905
Pinky George
1906
Jules Strongbow
1924
Sonny Myers
1931
Joe Keegan
1951
Handsome Joe Chunn
1954
Tully Blanchard
1957
Biko Botowamungo
1957
911
1967
Manabu Nakanishi
1969
Doug Masters
1971
Jeff Victory
1971
Andy Don D'Angelo
1972
Greg Lambert
1974
Hiroki Nagaoka
1974
Chocoflake K-ICHI
1975
Min Soo Kim
1975
Chris Stone
1977
Fantasma de la Ópera
1977
HASEGAWA
1979
Takashi Hirose
1980
Justin Evans
1981
eXodus
1981
Luigi Fioravanti
1983
Masa Takanashi
1985
Christopher McGuckin
1985
Pequeño Gladiador Jr.
1985
JD Horror
1986
Saylor James
1986
Chris Craven
1987
Melanie Cruise
1989
Geri K. Richmond
1991
Yuta Uchida
1992
Mickey Gall
1998
Aero Chica
???
Chris Envy
???
Canalla
???
Prophet Stevens

Deaths
1933
Oswald Buchheim
1938
Tokugoro Ito
1950
Mickey Page
1951
Soldier Mack
1975
Charlie Decker
1985
Hoagie Young
1998
Bernie Kaplan
2000
Al Costello
2009
Sonny Kurgis
2012
Marcus Awesome
2015
Louis Torres

Debuts
1985
Nick Kiniski
1995
Batty Bat
1995
Lawrence Taylor
2004
Tomonori Taniguchi
2005
Seth Rollins
2011
Will Brooks
2012
Natsumi Showzuki
2017
Súper Star Jr.

Mask Matches
1948Purple Demon lost the mask at an event against Eddie Lee.
2010Mr. USA lost the mask at an event against Bad Boy Dixon.

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