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On This Day 32 Years Ago WrestleMania Was Born

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On This Day 32 Years Ago WrestleMania Was Born

32 years ago today, WrestleMania was born. The first WrestleMania took place on March 31, 1985 at the world famous Madison Square Garden in New York City. The first annual WrestleMania featured Hulk Hogan and Mr. T squaring off with "Rowdy" Roddy Piper and "Mr. Wonderful" Paul Orndorff in the main event. WrestleMania also featured appearances by pop culture icons Muhammad Ali, Liberace, Cyndi Lauper, and Billy Martin. Here's a look at the match-ups from the first annual WrestleMania: The Executioner vs. Tito Santana King Kong Bundy vs. SD Jones Matt Borne vs. Ricky Steamboat David Sammartino with Bruno Sammartino vs....

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30 Years Since WrestleMania III

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30 Years Since WrestleMania III

Today marked 30 years since what many wrestling fans consider the greatest WrestleMania of all-time, WrestleMania III. WrestleMania III was held at the Pontiac Silverdome on March 29, 1987 with an announced record attendance of 93,173. WrestleMania III featured Hulk Hogan vs. Andre The Giant, which Gorilla Monsoon aptly named "the irresistible force meets the immovable object." The event also featured Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat vs. "Macho Man" Randy Savage in a classic match for the Intercontinental Championship. If you haven't watched it, it's definitely worth checking out on the WWE Network. Here is a complete rundown of the card: Can-Am...

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