Daily pro wrestling history (12/31): Bruiser Brody wins NWA Florida Title

1959 

Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
– Ilio DiPaolo and Whipper Billy Watson defeated Don Leo Jonathan and Gene Kiniski to win the NWA Canadian Open Tag Team Titles

1974

Macon, Georgia:
– The Mighty Yankees defeated Danny Little Bear and Rocky Johnson for the NWA Macon Tag Team Title

1975 

Tampa, Florida:
– Frank Goodish (Bruiser Brody) defeated Rocky Johnson for the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title 

1977

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
– Tuxedo match: The Crusher beat Lord Alfred Hayes
– AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Greg Gagne
– Billy Robinson & Larry Hennig beat Super Destroyer & Angelo Mosca dq to earn a tag title shot on the next card
– Rufus R Jones beat Bobby Duncum
– Evan Johnson beat Buck Zumhofe

1978

Portland, Oregon:
– Killer Tim Brooks and Roddy Piper defeated Jonathan Boyd and Dutch Savage to win the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Titles

1984 

Fort Worth, Texas:
– Kevin, Kerry and Mike Von Erich won the World Class Six-Man Tag Team Title, by defeating Chris Adams, Gino Hernandez and Jake Roberts 

1994

Memphis, Tennessee:
– Brian Christopher defeated Tommy Rich to win the USWA Heavyweight Title

1989

Moscow, Soviet Union:
– Kuniaki Kobayashi defeated Takayuki Iizuka
– Jushin Liger defeated Black Tiger
– Masahiro Chono defeated Chimur Zarasov 
– Wahka Eveloev and IWGP Tag Team Champion Shinya Hashimoto fought to a draw
– Riki Choshu defeated Victor Zangiev
– Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Vladimir Berkovich
– Habieli Victachev defeated Hiroshi Hase 
– Salman Hashimikov defeated Manny Fernandez

YESTERDAY IN FLORIDA WRESTLING HISTORY (thanks to Barry Rose)

1956 – Don Eagle beat Ray Stevens (Tampa)

1963 – Don Curtis & Mark Lewin beat Great Malenko & Bob Orton via DQ in a world tag team title match(Tampa)

1964 – Dick Steinborn beat Tarzan Tyler via DQ (Jacksonville)

1975 – Frank the Hammer Goodish (Bruiser Brody) beat Rocky Johnson to win the Florida title (Tampa)

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