Flashback Friday: WWWF Championship Wrestling 10/29/1977

This week Flashback Friday goes back to October 29th, 1977

Audiences were flocking into theaters for an innovative new film called Star Wars.

“You Light Up My Life” by Debby Boone topped the Billboard Music charts.

Gas was $.62 per gallon.

Median household income was $13,500.

And if you lived in the Northeast, this episode of WWWF Championship Wrestling aired…

A young Vince McMahon hosted the show which kicked off with 32 year old Dusty Rhodes in action.

The World Wide Wrestling Federaion (WWWF) was of course the precursor to The World Wrestling Federation (WWF). They dropped one of the W’s in 1979.


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