History of the WWWF
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1974 saw Bruno Sammartino as the WWWF Champion, this was Bruno's first full year as champion on his second run.
The main challengers for Bruno's belt were Killer
Kowalski, Nicolai Volkoff, Stan Stasiak, & Don Leo Jonathan
The year started with Tony Garea & Dean Ho as WWWF Tag Team Champs.
The Valiant Brothers defeated Garea & Ho in May of 1974 and were a very exciting heel team to watch, they had great team work and were managed by Lou Albano.
The Valiants took on the likes of Chief Jay Strongbow & Larry Zbyszko & well as former champs Dean Ho & Tony Garea.
Top 10 WWWF Wrestlers of 1974
1. Bruno Sammartino
2. Pedro Morales
3. Killer Kowalski
4. Bobby Duncum
5. Chief Jay Strongbow
6. Victor Rivera
7. Stan Stasiak
8. Andre The Giant
9. Don Leo Jonathan
10. Nicolai Volkoff
WWWF Fantasy card from 1974
(All matches did take place but not in the same evening)
Hans Schroeder vs Tony Altimore
Jose Gonzales vs Lou Albano
Larry Zbyszko vs Strong Kobiyashi
Dom DeNucci & Billy Red Lyons vs George Steele & Baron Scicluna
Billy White Wolf vs Spiros Arion
Gorilla Monsoon vs Mr. Fuji
Haystacks Calhoun vs Killer Kowalski
Valiant Brothers vs Tony Garea & Dean Ho
Pedro Morales & Chief Jay Strongbow vs Don Leo Jonathan & Stan Stasiak
Bruno Sammartino vs Cowboy Bob Duncum
Misc 1974 WWWF
Larry Zbyszko was awarded the Rookie of the Year for 1974.
Former WWWF wrestler from the 60's Magnificent Maurice (Gene Dubuque) died in a plane crash
Fred Blassie started his retirement but soon went into managing wrestlers
The Studio Wrestling show from Pittsburgh went off the air and was replaced by the syndicated WWWF TV Show.
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