WWE: A Ranking of Historical Eras

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WWE: A Ranking of Historical Eras
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The WWE's roots go back to the 1940s when Vincent Kennedy McMahon's grandfather Jess McMahon began promoting shows in the northeastern region of the United States. He eventually formed Capitol Wrestling Corporation in 1952, which would later become the WWE.

Throughout the WWE's history there have been ups and downs, good times and bad times but today it reigns as the global king of professional wrestling and its promotion.

The WWE can easily be broken up into eras, with some lasting a couple of years while others lasted longer. This is a list to rank the eras based on my own subjective opinions.

On with the list.

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