WWE Classics takes you through the triumphs and the tragedies of the AWA in this in-depth timeline, chronicling the organization's entire history from its inception in the late '50s to its demise in 1990. Class is in session.
The American Wrestling Association produced many worthy World Title holders, including five who later became enshrined in the WWE Hall of Fame. Can you name all 19 World Heavyweight Champions in AWA's proud history? Play "Type or Tap" now!
Witness the rise and fall of the AWA in these photo galleries, including thrilling action shots and never-before-seen images of what went on behind the curtain.
Jump into WWE's vast archive of classic AWA matches, featuring WWE Hall of Famers like Shawn Michaels, Hulk Hogan and Jerry "The King" Lawler, as well as AWA icons like Baron von Raschke and Jerry Blackwell.
The ferocious "Mad Dog" Vachon is one of the many AWA greats to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame. Learn more about this terrorizing competitor with our excusive photos, videos and more!
Watch Shawn Michaels battling in the rings of the AWA during the earliest part of his career.»
The rise and fall of the AWA is traced on this fascinating documentary, featuring rare matches.»
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The only two competitors to hold the prestigious NWA and WWE Championships at the same time are Buddy Rogers and Ric Flair. Both also shared the nickname "Nature Boy."