March 29, 2012 5:03 AM Subscribe
posted by Trurl (73 comments total)
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25 years ago today, the professional wrestling boom sparked by the Captain Lou Albano/Cyndi Lauper "Rock 'n' Wrestling Connection" reached its zenith with WrestleMania III
- whose attendance record of 93,173 for a live indoor "sporting" event in North America stood until 2010. The match between "Macho Man" Randy Savage and Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat is prized by aficionados as one of the greatest in wrestling history. Look into the videoscope!
The main event was Hulk Hogan's defense of the WWF Heavyweight title against Andre the Giant. But the contract signing
was more entertaining than the match