2003 The Sheik (73) [lung failure]
1970 Monster Rousimoff (Andre the Giant) & Michael Nador defeat Thunder Sugiyama & Great Kusatsu in Fukuoka to win the vacant IWA World Tag Team Title.
2004 Satoshi Kojima & Kaz Hayashi defeat Keiji Mutoh & Arashi in Osaka to win World Tag Team Title (All Japan).
1981 In the 3000th memorial match of Baba(without absences since his debut match), Baba puts his PWF Heavyweight title against Verne Gagne, putting his AWA World Heavyweight title. DCOR.
2002 Keiji Mutoh leaves New Japan. Shortly after, Satoshi Kojima and several others including office employees leave the promotion.
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