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What happened on August 5th in Wrestling History?

Title changes (Selection of important championships)
1965NWA World Welterweight Title: Won by Huracán Ramírez
1986IWGP Tag Team Titles: Won by Akira Maeda & Osamu Kido
1991WCW World 6-Man Tag Team Titles: Won by Big Josh & Dustin Rhodes & Tom Zenk
1993IWGP Tag Team Titles: Won by Hercules Hernández & Scott Norton
1996J-CROWN Octuple Unified Title: Won by The Great Sasuke
1996NWA World Welterweight Title: Won by The Great Sasuke
2008CMLL World Trios Titles: Won by Atlantis & Negro Casas & Último Guerrero
2010TNAW Knockouts Tag Team Titles: Won by Hamada & Taylor Wilde
All in all, there are 156 title changes in our championships database which happened on a August 5th.

Tournament Finals
1996
J-Crown Tournament
2006
FCW Deutschland Deutsche Meisterschaft
2006
GOUGE Title Tournament
2012
Fire Festival 2012
2012
Torneo de Parejas
2012
K-Dojo Kaio Tournament 2012
2013
BJW To whom the Glory Shines? 1 Day Tag Tournament
2015
NOAH Global Junior Heavyweight League War 2015
2017
Scenic City Invitational Tournament 2017

Pay-Per-Views (or similar)
1994
NJPW G1 Climax - Day 3
1996
NJPW G1 Climax - Day 4
2012
AAA TripleManía XX
2015
TNAW One Night Only: World Cup 2015
2017
CHIKARA Chikarasaurus Rex: Flesh and Stone
2017
NJPW G1 Climax 27 - Day 14
2017
FIP Heatstroke 2017
2017
CZW Once in a Lifetime

Free TV Shows
1967
GCW Live Atlanta Wrestling
1972
GCW Georgia Championship Wrestling
1986
NJPW Burning Spirit in Summer - Day 26
1990
WWF Wrestling Challenge
1995
GAEA Miracle Night
1995
WCW Pro
1995
WCW Saturday Night
1995
SMW TV-Show #184
1995
WWF Superstars
1996
WCW Monday Nitro #47 (Rating: 3.00)
1996
WWF Monday Night RAW #170 (Rating: 2.80)
1998
WCW Thunder #26 (Rating: 3.30)
1999
WCW Thunder
2000
NOAH Departure
2000
NWA Wildside TV Show #47
2000
WCW Worldwide
2002
WWE RAW #480 (Rating: 3.70)
2004
WWE SmackDown #260 (Rating: 3.30)
2005
ZERO1 on Samurai TV
2006
K-1 HERO'S 6
2006
BML Illusion 6 on ESPN-J
2006
OVW TV Show
2007
NOAH on Nippon TV
2007
WEC 29: Condit vs. Larson
2008
BJW Death Match Wars #183
2008
WWE ECW on Sci Fi #113 (Rating: 1.45)
2010
TNAW Thursday Night iMPACT! #318 - There's no place like home (Rating: 1.21)
2010
WWE Superstars #69 (Rating: 0.66)
2011
WWE SmackDown #625 (Rating: 1.84)
2012
STARDOM X STARDOM 2012
2012
WWE Vintage Collection #218
2013
WWE RAW #1054 (Rating: 2.96/4178000)
2014
TNAW Xplosion #515
2015
NOAH Departure 2015
2015
TNAW IMPACT WRESTLING #577 - No Surrender (Rating: 327000)
2015
Lucha Underground TV Show #39 - UltimaLucha: Part 2
2017
UFC Fight Night: Pettis vs. Moreno
2017
ROH on SBG #307

The ten oldest shows in our database
1892
Show @ Budapest
1904
Show @ Düsseldorf
1906
Show @ St. Petersburg - Day 30
1907
Show @ Wien
1909
Show @ Bromberg
1912
Grand Prix of Baden 1912 - Day 20
1920
Show @ Hannover
1924
Show @ Hannover
1924
Show @ San Francisco
1929
Show @ Hannover
All in all, there are 156 shows in our events database which happened on a August 5th.

Birthdays
1885
Fred Bigler
1908
Vince Zizak
1910
Frank Remille
1912
George Ryan
1915
Cecil Goldstick
1915
Mildred Burke
1925
Bobby Ford
1926
J.C. Dykes
1935
Ken Yates
1950
Goldie Rogers
1953
Stan Lane
1962
Brian Donahue
1963
Pat Tanaka
1967
Brody Steele
1968
Kendo KaShin
1971
Evil Jared
1971
Hideki Hosaka
1971
Hiromi Yagi
1972
Ikuto Hidaka
1973
Sean Sherk
1973
Rob Black
1974
Izuru Takeuchi
1975
Peter Graham
1976
Miriam Nakamoto
1976
Turbina
1976
The Bruiser
1977
Sin Cara
1980
Seth Dikun
1980
Daniel Roberts
1981
Azunna Anyanwu
1981
Scotty D. Ray
1982
Pete Sell
1982
Dmitry Smoliakov
1983
Mac Johnson
1983
Danny Demanto
1983
Kawachi
1984
Cory Devela
1984
Kristin Flake
1984
Acero
1984
Felipe Silva
1985
Ojo Diabólico Jr.
1985
Sören Reuter
1987
Dustin Pague
1988
Shazza McKenzie
1990
Alex Plexis
???
Glen Steel

Deaths
1933
Fred Beell
1934
Charley Pesek
1964
Skitch Hershberger
1975
Polo Cordova
1988
Richard Grupe
1992
Leo Newman
2000
Rick Davidson
2005
Dean Rockwell
2006
Donald Lortie
2008
Mike Blazer
2009
Al Tomko
2010
Edward Faulk

Debuts
1950
Donn Lewin
1967
Seiji Sakaguchi
1972
Jim Lancaster
1987
Manami Toyota
1987
Mima Shimoda
1987
Etsuko Mita
1990
Súper Caló
1992
Valentín Mayo
1995
Ebessan #3
2000
Puck
2000
Phil Baroni
2001
British Born Steele
2005
Alex York
2005
Fernando Korona
2006
Taiei Kin
2006
Josh Adams
2007
Paul Sass

Mask Matches
1984As Negro lost the mask at an event against Lemús.
2012Máscara Año Dos Mil Jr. lost the mask at an event against Dr. Wagner Jr..
2014Rey Pantera lost the mask at an event against Demonio Rojo.

Hair Matches
2002La Llamarada lost the hair at an event against Bello David.
2007Tony Rivera lost the hair at an event against Virus.
2007Gato Volador lost the hair at an event against Apolo Estrada Jr..
2012Joe Líder lost the hair at an event against Psicosis.
2012Tiffany lost the hair at an event against Marcela.

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