1937 in professional wrestling

1937 in professional wrestling describes the year's events in the world of professional wrestling.

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List of notable promotionsEdit

Only one promotion held notable shows in 1937.

Promotion Name Abbreviation
Empresa Mexicana de Lucha Libre EMLL

Calendar of notable showsEdit

Date Promotion(s) Event Location Main Event
September 23 EMLL EMLL 4th Anniversary Show Mexico City, Mexico Jack O'Brien defeated Joe Maynes in a singles match[1]
(c) – denotes defending champion(s)

Championship changesEdit

EMLLEdit

incoming champion - Francisco Aguayo[2]
Date Winner Event/Show Note(s)
Uncertain Yaqui Joe EMLL show [2]
incoming champion – Uncertain[3]
Date Winner Event/Show Note(s)
February 6 Octavio Gaona EMLL show [3]
incoming champion – Jack O'Brien[4]
Date Winner Event/Show Note(s)
June 28 Dientes Hernandez EMLL show [4]
incoming champion – Tarzán López[5]
No title changes[5]

DebutsEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ruiz Glez, Alex (September 7, 2010). "CMLL: 79 historias, 79 Aniversario, las 79 luchas estelares" [CMLL: 79 stories, 79 anniversaries, the 70 main events]. Súper Luchas (in Spanish). Retrieved February 2, 2020.
  2. ^ a b Duncan, Royal; Will, Gary (2000). "Mexico: National Heavyweight Title". Wrestling title histories: professional wrestling champions around the world from the 19th century to the present. Waterloo, ON: Archeus Communications. pp. 390–391. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4.
  3. ^ a b Duncan, Royal; Will, Gary (2000). "Mexico: National Middleweight Championship". Wrestling title histories: professional wrestling champions around the world from the 19th century to the present. Waterloo, ON: Archeus Communications. p. 392. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4.
  4. ^ a b Duncan, Royal; Will, Gary (2000). "Mexico: National Lightweight Title [Lutteroth]". Wrestling title histories: professional wrestling champions around the world from the 19th century to the present. Waterloo, ON: Archeus Communications. p. 393. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4.
  5. ^ a b Duncan, Royal; Will, Gary (2000). "Mexico: National Welterweight Title [Lutteroth]". Wrestling title histories: professional wrestling champions around the world from the 19th century to the present. Waterloo, ON: Archeus Communications. p. 392. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4.
  6. ^ a b "Wrestlers debuted in 1937: 1 - 14 of 14". Wrestling Data. Retrieved February 1, 2020.
  7. ^ "Wrestlers born in 1938: 1 - 50 of 70". Wrestling Data. Retrieved February 1, 2020.
  8. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "Wrestlers born in 1937: 1 - 50 of 55". Wrestling Data. Retrieved February 1, 2020.
  9. ^ a b "Wrestlers born in 1937: 51 - 55 of 55". Wrestling Data. Retrieved February 1, 2020.
  10. ^ "Wrestlers deceased in 1937: 1 - 14 of 14". Wrestling Data. Retrieved February 1, 2020.