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Today in WWE History: April 2nd, 1989

Jason TaylorCorrespondent IMay 23, 2016

 

On this date at WrestleMania V, 18,946 fans gathered inside Trump Plaza Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City, NJ. and watched Hulk Hogan pin "Macho Man" Randy Savage, to win the WWF World Heavyweight Championship.

"Ravishing" Rick Rude also captured gold by defeating The Ultimate Warrior for the WWF Intercontinental Championship.

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