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What happened on October 8th in Wrestling History?

Title changes (Selection of important championships)
1943Mexican National Middleweight Title: Won by El Santo
1991WCW World 6-Man Tag Team Titles: Won by Richard Morton & Terry Taylor & Thomas Rich
1998WCW World Television Title: Won by Chris Jericho
2001WWF Title: Won by Steve Austin
2001WCW World Tag Team Titles: Won by Jeff Hardy & Matt Hardy
2001IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title: Won by Tokimitsu Ishizawa
2005IWGP Heavyweight Title: Won by Brock Lesnar
2005IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title: Won by Black Tiger #4
2009TNAW X-Division Title: Won by The Amazing Red
2012GHC Heavyweight Tag Team Titles: Won by KENTA & MAYBACH Taniguchi
2012IWGP Tag Team Titles: Won by Davey Boy Smith Jr. & Lance Archer
2012IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title: Won by Low-Ki
2016GHC Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Titles: Won by Gedo & Jado
All in all, there are 148 title changes in our championships database which happened on a October 8th.

Tournament Finals
1990
USWA Unified World Heavyweight Title Tournament
1992
WAR One Night Tournament
2004
CMLL Leyenda de Azul 2004
2010
TRP Kowalski Cup 2010
2012
Michinoku Pro Michinoku Tag Tournament 2012
2013
#1-Contenders Tournament (CMLL World Tag Team Titles)
2014
WRESTLE-1 Title Tournament
2016
AAW Jim Lynam Memorial Tournament 2016
2016
MCW Invitational Tournament 2016
2016
#1-Contender Tournament (TNAW World Heavyweight Title)

Pay-Per-Views (or similar)
1970
EMLL Súper Viernes - 37. Aniversario
2001
NJPW Indicate Of Next
2003
NWA-TNA PPV #64
2005
NJPW Toukon Souzou New Chapter
2006
WWE No Mercy 2006 (Buyrate: 197000)
2007
NJPW Explosion
2011
UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard 3 (Buyrate: 225000)
2012
NJPW 40th Anniversary Tour King of Pro-Wrestling
2016
UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2
2016
CZW Tangled Web 9

Free TV Shows
1956
CWF @ Tampa
1966
Live Pittsburgh Studio Wrestling
1985
WWF Prime Time Wrestling
1987
WWF Prime Time Wrestling
1990
WWF Prime Time Wrestling
1994
SMW TV-Show #141
1994
WWF Superstars
1995
WCW The Main Event
1998
WCW Thunder #35 (Rating: 3.70)
1999
ECW on TNN #7 (Rating: 0.90)
2000
ECW Hardcore TV
2001
WWF RAW #437 (Rating: 4.50)
2002
ROH High Impact TV #6
2004
BJW Death Match Wars #1
2004
TNAW iMPACT! #19
2004
TNAW Xplosion
2005
NOAH Autumn Navigation - Day 1
2005
BML Illusion on ESPN-I
2005
TNAW iMPACT! #66 (Rating: 0.82)
2005
OVW TV Show
2005
NWA Wildside TV Show #314
2006
Michinoku Pro Fighting Tohoku Legend ~ The Last Chapter
2006
DSW TV-Show #24
2007
Muga World on Samurai TV
2007
NJPW on ESPN
2007
OZ Academy Oz Red Rose
2007
WWE RAW #750 (Rating: 2.80)
2009
TNAW iMPACT! #276 - Old Wounds Reopened (Rating: 1.00)
2009
WWE Superstars #26 (Rating: 0.80)
2009
TNAW Global iMPACT! 2
2010
NWA Championship Wrestling from Hollywood #4
2010
WWE SmackDown #582 (Rating: 1.80)
2010
TNAW Xplosion
2011
NWA Championship Wrestling from Hollywood #56
2011
ROH on SBG #3
2011
OVW TV Show #633
2011
Bellator 53 (Rating: 0.10/103000)
2011
UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard 3 Preliminary Card (Rating: 0.80/1000000)
2012
WWE RAW #1011 (Rating: 2.78/4070000)
2013
Dragon Gate Infinity #311
2014
WRESTLE-1 2014 Tour 1st Championship Tournament - Finals
2014
TNAW IMPACT WRESTLING #535 (Rating: 0.85/1102000)
2014
TNAW Xplosion #524
2015
WWE SmackDown #843 (Rating: 1.57/2147000)
2016
NOAH Autumn Navigation 2016 - Day 1
2016
ROH on SBG #264

The ten oldest shows in our database
1899
Show @ København
1900
Show @ Budapest
1901
Show @ Cleveland
1904
Show @ Hannover
1905
Show @ Hannover
1906
Show @ Hannover
1907
Show @ Nashville
1908
Show @ Toledo
1913
Show @ Moose Jaw
1913
Show @ Worcester
All in all, there are 148 shows in our events database which happened on a October 8th.

Birthdays
1866
James McWeeny
1914
Yvon Robert
1915
Richard Grupe
1928
Tom Barbola
1929
Don Joyce
1933
Ripper Collins
1955
Judy Martin
1963
Diana Hart
1966
Art Barr
1970
Mighty Mo
1971
Alkatrazz
1974
Loc
1974
Tigre Blanco
1975
Michael Nakazawa
1976
Ryo Chonan
1977
The Bloody
1977
Ángel del Futuro
1978
La Reina de Corazones
1978
Roger Hollett
1979
Paul Burchill
1980
Dylan Night
1981
Marshall Gambino
1981
Francisco Rivera
1982
Aventurero
1983
Hiro Tonai
1984
Ace Wylde
1984
Moeka Haruhi
1986
Zaira Ojeda
1986
Britenay
1986
Will Brooks
1986
Seigo Inoue
1987
Candy
1989
Ryan Dickson
1993
Davey Blaze
1994
Sky Angel
1997
Sexy Girl
???
B-Rabbit
???
Taka Suzuki
???
Denton Blackwell
???
Riesgo

Deaths
1993
Kimon Kudo
2005
Bob Langevin
2008
Hogan Wharton
2009
Jacques Ducrez

Debuts
1930
Hardy Kruskamp
1954
Ray Mendoza
1978
Blue Panther
1984
Shawn Michaels
1987
Skayde
1989
Tomoko Watanabe
1989
Kaoru Ito
1992
El Mohicano #3
1993
Tamon Honda
1998
Dynamo
1999
Brian Kendrick
1999
Dixie
2001
Thiago Alves
2005
Matt Brown
2006
Brother Skelly
2007
Masakado
2009
Jessica Rakoczy
2011
Calvin Kincade
2011
Brett Shoenfelt
2011
Mike Bannon

Mask Matches
2007Maravilla López lost the mask at an event against El Hombre sin Miedo.

Hair Matches
1970Katsuhisa Shibata lost the hair at an event against Raúl Mata.
2001La Llamarada lost the hair at an event against Estrella Universal.

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