Discover the important events that occurred on this date in the lucha libre history
1938: Jack O‘Brien won the Mexican National Lightweight Championship for the second-time in his career after beating Dientes Hernandez in Mexico City.
2000: Tony Rivera won the Super Cacaco‘s (Nosawa) hair Vs. hair match at the Arena Coliseo in Mexico City. Tony Rivera & Super Cacao bet their hair after losing a relevos suicidas match against Brazo de Oro & Fugaz.
2003: Eddie Guerrero & Tajiri won the WWE Tag Team Championship after beating Team Angle (Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas) in a ladder match at the Judgment Day PPV at the Charlotte Coliseum in Charlotte, North Carolina.
2004: Chavo Classic (Chavo Guerrero Sr.) won the WWE Cruiserweight Championship after beating Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Spike Dudley in a triple threat match at SmackDown in Las Vegas, Nevada.
2008: Metalik (Gran Metalik) won the Jaque‘s hair in mask Vs. hair match at the Arena Coliseo de Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Jalisco.
2018: Volador Jr. & Flyer won the CMLL La Gran Alternativa tournament after beating Ultimo Guerrero & Templario at the Arena Mexico in Mexico City.
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