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1976 Tiger Jeet Singh defeats Seiji Sakaguchi to win the New Japan version of Asia Heavyweight Title in Osaka.

1977 Maki Ueda defeats Mariko Akagi in Tokyo to win WWWA World Title. Jackie Sato & Nancy Kumi defeat Yumi Ikeshita & Shinobu Aso to win WWWA World Tag Team Title on the same card.

1988 Stan Hansen & Terry Gordy defeat Jumbo Tsuruta & Yoshiaki Yatsu in Takasaki to win World Tag Team Title (All Japan).


1977 A former sumo wrestler from Tonga, known as Fukunoshima in sumo, joins All Japan. Later, he starts wrestling as Prince Tonga (Haku in WWF and Meng in WCW).

1993 All Japan holds the retirement ceremony for The Destroyer at Nippon Budokan.

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