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What happened on May 22nd in Wrestling History?

Title changes (Selection of important championships)
1972WWWF World Tag Team Titles: Won by Chief Jay Strongbow & Sonny King
1981NWA World Junior Heavyweight Title (Internationale Version): Won by Chavo Guerrero
1989NWA United States Heavyweight Title (Mid-Atlantic-Version): Won by Lex Luger
1994WCW International Title: Won by Sting
1994Mexican National Trios Titles: Won by Ángel Azteca & El Hijo del Santo & Súper Muñeco
1994WCW World Tag Team Titles: Won by Cactus Jack & Kevin Sullivan
1995WWF Intercontinental Title: Won by Jeff Jarrett
2000WCW World Heavyweight Title: Championship vacant
2000WCW Cruiserweight Title: Won by Daffney
2000WCW World Heavyweight Title: Won by Jeff Jarrett
2000WCW Hardcore Title: Won by Shane Douglas
2004ROH Pure Title: Championship vacant
2004All Asia Tag Team Titles: Won by Gen'ichiro Tenryu & Masanobu Fuchi
2013AAA World Tag Team Titles: Championship vacant
2016WWE United States Title: Won by Rusev
All in all, there are 151 title changes in our championships database which happened on a May 22nd.

Tournament Finals
1992
SMW Heavyweight Title Tournament
1997
NWA UK King of the Ring 1997 #2
2003
M-1 MFC Northwest Open Mix-Fight Championship
2003
M-1 MFC Northwest Open Mix-Fight Championship
2009
PWG DDT4 2009
2011
DREAMERS Tag Grand Prix 2011
2015
CMLL Leyenda de Plata 2015
2015
PWG DDT4 2015
2016
BEW/STARDOM International Women's Grand Prix 2016

Pay-Per-Views (or similar)
1933
Show @ New York City
1994
WCW Slamboree 1994 - A Legends Reunion (Buyrate: 0.48)
2005
PRIDE Bushido 7
2005
WWE Judgment Day 2005 (Buyrate: 0.66/240000)
2011
WWE Over the Limit 2011 (Buyrate: 145000)
2016
WWE Extreme Rules 2016

Free TV Shows
1965
Dallas TV
1965
GCW Live Atlanta Wrestling
1970
GCW @ Atlanta
1971
GCW Live Atlanta Wrestling
1989
NJPW @ Fukuoka
1990
WWF Prime Time Wrestling
1993
WCW Saturday Night
1993
SMW TV-Show #69
1993
WWF Superstars
1994
WWF Wrestling Challenge
1995
WWF Monday Night RAW #111 (Rating: 3.30)
1999
NJPW on TV Asahi
1999
WWF Shotgun Saturday Night #125
2000
WCW Monday Nitro (Rating: 2.30)
2000
WWF RAW is WAR #365 (Rating: 7.10)
2003
WWE SmackDown #197
2004
K-1 ROMANEX
2004
NWA Wildside TV Show #242
2004
ZERO-ONE on Samurai! TV
2004
WWE Velocity (Rating: 0.40)
2005
WWE Sunday Night Heat (International Version)
2005
WWE Sunday Night Heat (Rating: 0.80)
2006
BJW Death Match Wars #77
2006
WWE RAW #678 (Rating: 3.70)
2007
LDN Capital TV #35
2007
BJW Death Match Wars #125
2007
WWE ECW on Sci Fi #50 (Rating: 1.50)
2008
IW iMPACT! #204 - Kurt & Karen: The Beginning... or the End? (Rating: 1.00)
2009
M-1 Challenge 2009: Team Brazil vs. Team USA West
2009
IW Epics #2
2009
Dragon Gate Infinity #132
2009
WWE SmackDown #510 (Rating: 1.60)
2010
NWA Anarchy TV Show #226
2010
OVW TV Show #563
2011
FCW TV Show #138
2011
WWE Vintage Collection #155
2013
NJPW Best of the Super Juniors XX Prelude
2013
WWE Main Event #34
2013
WWE NXT #170
2013
TNAW Xplosion #452
2014
WRESTLE-1 2014 Tour Triumph - Day 1
2014
TNAW IMPACT WRESTLING #515 (Rating: 0.87/1067000)
2014
Dragon Gate Infinity #337
2015
TNAW IMPACT WRESTLING #566 (Internationale Version) (Rating: 262000)
2015
NJPW World Pro-Wrestling #14
2016
NJPW Best of the Super Juniors 23 - Day 2
2016
BEW/STARDOM Europe Tour 2016 - Day 3 ~ Super Show: International Grand Prix
2016
Dragon Gate King of Gate 2016 - Day 7
2016
OZ Academy Take Back 2016 - Day 2 ~ Dynamite Kansai 30th Anniversary Show

The ten oldest shows in our database
1902
Show @ Graz
1905
Show @ Budapest
1905
Show @ Hannover
1906
Show @ Hannover
1908
Show @ Graz
1908
Show @ Hannover
1908
Show @ Toledo
1909
Show @ Chicago
1915
Show @ New York City
1917
Show @ Canton
All in all, there are 151 shows in our events database which happened on a May 22nd.

Birthdays
1889
Dick Hankel
1908
Dientes Hernández
1909
Johnny Paulin
1927
Don Curtis
1931
Dennis Winn
1931
William Shatner
1946
El Solitario
1962
Brian Pillman
1964
Marcus Dupree
1968
Don Lirette
1969
Cruiser Lewis
1969
Staz
1971
Halloween
1975
Traci Brooks
1976
Yumi Fukawa
1976
Buddy Austin
1978
Dan Rodman
1980
Murilo Rua
1980
Pure Xtacy
1981
Daniel Bryan
1984
Keita Nakamura
1984
Joe Lauzon
1985
Hugo Knox
1985
Super Oprah Mustafa
1986
Killah Kash
1987
Faith Lehaine
1988
Santana Garrett
1988
Kameron Kade
1989
Vengador Galáctico
1998
Pumita Star
???
Blackhart
???
Scott Putski
???
Startron
???
Sunami

Deaths
1927
Oscar Sundstrom
1963
Great Gama
1984
George Zaharias
1990
Janet Henry
1992
Duke Dekeno
2011
Chief Red Cloud
2013
Mick McManus

Debuts
1972
Sailor White
1982
Al Snow
2003
Daichi Kakimoto
2004
Tom Tremonia
2005
Jason Slayer
2005
Rave
2005
Michihiro Omigawa
2005
The Ballymun Bruiser
2005
Gladiator
2010
Uncle Pat
2010
Andrew Craig
2010
Reed Bentley
2010
Derek Brunson
2010
Chris Sky
2013
Akane Fujita
2014
Laura Salazar

Mask Matches
2003Danger lost the mask at an event against Máscara Mágica.

Hair Matches
2010Pancho Cachondo lost the hair at an event against Black Spider.
2011Rey Infernal lost the hair at an event against Voltaje Negro.

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