August 8, 1961 in History
Event:
Verne Gagne beats Gene Kiniski in Minneapolis, to become NWA champ



Related Topics:
Become
champ
Gagne
Gene
Kiniski
Minneapolis
NWA
Verne

Related Year:
1961

Related Events:
August 8


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